Sold for $605,000 on Jul 31, 2019
This charming country cottage is ready for new owners just in time for summer! The original 1860 farmhouse has been extensively modified with numerous additions and renovations to meet today's needs while still retaining the warmth of an antique home. All new construction features foam insulation for highest efficiency. Set on a beautiful, private, 1.5 acre lot this retreat is accessed down a long laneway via a private right of way. Surrounded by extensive gardens with two stone pergolas, a detached greenhouse, and over 1000 feet of majestic stone walls, this property offers the new owner an idyllic country retreat. The main house provides a living room, dining room, kitchen, and cozy sitting room with propane stove, along with a full bath. There's also a master suite with half bath on the second floor. The floor plan is flexible and an easy conversion could create an additional first floor bedroom if desired. The enclosed breezeway leads to the laundry room/pantry along with a separate, private guest suite including a large sitting area with its own exterior entrance, and another propane stove, along with a bedroom and full bath. New three bed septic installed 2011 offers the opportunity for expansion or reconfiguration of current use. Large 2 bay+ garage/barn with unfinished 2nd floor provides additional possibilities. About 2 miles to the Commons or South Shore Beach offers privacy along with easy access to all the charms of Little Compton. Buyer to pay LCAT.