459 bellevue avenue Newport, RI 02840

The iconic Slocum estate on famed Bellevue Avenue, occupies an entire Newport city block with additional driveway access via Coggeshall Avenue. Designed by Newport’s own, renowned architect Dudley Newton, the manor house was constructed of locally quarried granite and is trimmed in brown stone with a magnificent slate roof. The almost 5-acres of Olmsted designed grounds is breathtaking and rare with charming serpentine gravel paths featuring beautiful specimen trees such as massive beech, oak, maple and butternut. Original intricate period detail, elegant decorative elements, exquisite craftsmanship and multiple fireplaces grace the rooms. While resplendent with grand and gracious rooms for awe and entertaining, the home is welcoming and comfortable. This is the first time the home will be sold outside the original family.


Property Details

MLS#
1191194
Type
Single Family
County
Newport
Neighborhood
Bellevue
Year Built
1880
Lot Size
211,266 Sq Ft
Bedrooms
12
Full Baths
8
Half Baths
3
Living Area
13,962 Sq Ft
Taxes
$51,748
Tax Year
2017

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Newport

Newport was one of the five most important settlements in the 13 colonies, sharing that distinction with Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Charlestown. The city claims more standing buildings built before 1830, than any American community. It continues to live up to its reputation as a great place to summer and a great place to live.


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