‘LAND’S END NEWPORT’ – OCEANFRONT ESTATE – UNRIVALED SETTING AND EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A LEGACY PROPERTY in one of Newport’s most beautiful and sought-after locations. Sited on 5.6 acres overlooking famed Cliff Walk and the Atlantic Ocean, ‘Land’s End’ was designed by architect John Sturgis in the late 1800s and has a history of pedigree ownership which includes Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edith Wharton, Heads of State and, in later years, Grand Dame Marion “Oatsie” Charles. With Ogden Codman motifs, ‘Land’s End’ is a classic example of understated elegance with elements hearkening back to the Gilded Age.
Architectural features include marble and hardwood flooring, 8 fireplaces and antique floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to the sprawling lawns that roll to the sea. The 8+ bedroom manor house (10,910 sq. ft.) is complemented by a carriage house (1,457 sq. ft.) with 3 car ports and a 3 bedroom guest quarters that also enjoys spectacular ocean views. Additional property features include intimate perennial garden spaces, a saltwater gunite pool located off billiard room and galley wet bar room ideally located for outdoor entertainment. Expansive patios off principal rooms allow the outdoor spaces to take in the incomparable views. This iconic and rare property is an incredible gathering place for family and friends, the perfect balance of location, history, provenance and architectural design to be enjoyed by its new steward for years to come.