459 Bellevue Avenue
459 Bellevue Avenue Newport, Rhode Island 02840 United States

$5,900,000
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$5,900,000
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Price / Sq. Ft.:
$423 /
12
Bedrooms
8
Full Baths
3
Partial Baths
13,962 Sq Ft.
Interior
4.85 Acres
Exterior
Single Family Home
1880
Year Built
1156580
Web Id
1156580
MLS ID
Bellevue Avenue
Subdivision
Newport School District
School District
278
days ago

About 459 Bellevue Avenue

"Harold Brown Villa" - Longtime residence of Eileen Slocum, noted political hostess, and diplomat John Slocum. Magnificent 4.85 acre estate designed by Dudley Newton with interiors by Ogden Codman. Sited on Bellevue Avenue with additional driveway access on Coggeshall Avenue. Anglo-Norman manor house with granite exterior; formal interior in French Empire style. Patterned marble floors, columns, and beautiful architectural detail throughout. Park-like grounds designed by Olmsted, Olmsted & Eliot include a bosquet, specimen trees and plantings. Porte-cochre, stair hall, libraries, formal dining room, enclosed conservatory. First time publicly offered.

PROPERTY INFORMATION

Fireplace Info
Brick, Marble, Stone, Wood Frame
Garage Info
0
Heating
Baseboard, Zoned
Sewer
Connected
Water
Public Connected

EXTERIOR

Exterior Features
Masonry, Storm Door, Storm Window, Wood
Lot Description
Fenced, Out Building, Paved Driveway

INTERIOR

Interior Features
Attic, Attic Stairs, Cathedral Ceilings, Cedar Closet, Skylight, Stairs
Listing Courtesy of Lila Delman Real Estate