Dwelling of the Week: For $845,000, a ship-like up to date in R.I.

Dwelling of the Week: For 5,000, a ship-like up to date in R.I.

Yr constructed 1975

Sq. toes 2,704

Bedrooms 2

Baths 2 full

Water/Sewer Public/personal

Taxes $4,472 (2022)

This residence seems to be a lot like a ship that it takes however a dollop of creativeness to relocate this up to date from its spot on a dead-end avenue to the close by Sakonnet River. The roof line rises to a pointy peak and slightly below that, the home seems to be just like the bow of a ship using the waves.

A blacktop driveway results in two storage areas tucked beneath the house. On the correct, extensive stairs with Pennsylvania skinny granite partitions and bluestone treads curves upward to the principle entry.

The house comes with two storage bays tucked underneath the home. Michael Osean
The treads are bluestone.Michael Osean

The inside of this up to date emphasizes pure gentle, and that’s on full show within the nice room, a part of an open format that additionally encompasses the kitchen and eating space. The nice room part has a cathedral ceiling, a pair of skylights, and casement home windows. The sunroom, situated off the eating and residing areas, gives bigger home windows with water views. The house is 8-by-27 toes, working all the entrance of the home.

The sunroom runs the width of the home. (Michael Osean) Michael Osean

Again in the principle residing areas, one finds a crowning achievement of magnificence: a Crown Main chandelier by Nemo.

The residing space is positioned beneath a set of three home windows and offers entry by way of sliders to the sunroom. This space features a brick chimney, painted white, with a gasoline hearth insert. A slab of teak kinds the mantel, and the fireplace is granite.

A Crown Main chandelier graces the house. Michael Osean
The gasoline hearth is a focus within the open format.Michael Osean

The eating space is ready up between the 2 sliders to the sunroom. A peninsula with a curved granite counter separates it from the kitchen. The kitchen itself is galley model, with a double sink beneath a pair of casement home windows. The home equipment are chrome steel, and the cupboards are white. A door off the kitchen connects to a deck.

The kitchen comes with granite counters.Michael Osean

The flooring on this and the higher stage is oak.

Finishing this ground is an workplace/library with three home windows; a full tub with a pedestal sink, a bathe/tub mixture, and tile flooring; and a 143-square-foot bed room with sliding doorways for the closet and home windows on two partitions.

The visitor bed room is on the primary ground.Michael Osean

A customized stairwell within the middle of the home results in the higher stage and the first suite, which takes up all the ground. The first bed room is 22-by-13 toes lengthy, so it’s spacious. There’s a slider to a personal deck and a walk-in closet with customized shelving.

The total tub has a floating single self-importance, an oval soaking tub with wall-mounted fixtures, and radiant warmth flooring. The standalone bathe comes with a rain bathe head and a frameless glass door.

The steps are customized.Michael Osean
The first suite comes with a small deck.Michael Osean
The first suite tub has an oval soaking tub and a separate bathe. Michael Osean

The decrease stage gives a 494-square-foot workshop and storage areas.

The house has central air on the second ground and sits on a 0.53-acre lot.

The primary-floor deck gives ample room for seating and so as to add a grill.Michael Osean

Michelle Drum and Bridget Torrey of Gustave White Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty in Tiverton and Newport are the itemizing brokers. The value listed right here displays a $50,000 discount.

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