Presented by Marlen Oliva with the Fitzpatrick Team RE/MAX
LISTING PRICE $6,500,000
533 Bellevue Ave. Newport, RI
ARCHITECT J.D. JOHNSTON
6 FULL BATHROOMS
2 HALF BATHROOMS
FORMAL DINING ROOM
CLASSIC TUDOR STYLE BUILT IN 1887-1888
Presenting Ivy Tower. Located on the desirable south end of Bellevue Avenue, Ivy Tower is a spectacular classic Tudor-Style estate built in 1887-1888 for Harriet Pond by the architect J.D. Johnston. It was purchased by Mrs. Charles H. Baldwin in 1889.This historic gem boasts an impressive stone facade that exudes an aura of magnificence and refinement, enchanting you from the moment you set eyes on it.
The 14-room gated estate is situated on almost 1.20 acres. This home features 9 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms and 2 half baths, each with their own unique character and charm. Many of the bedrooms offer stunning views of the surrounding gardens and Newport's historic landmarks such as neighboring Rosecliff + Marble House.
SOPHISTICATION OF NEWPORT'S GILDED AGE
With its original architectural features, Ivy Tower flaunts intricate woodwork, ornate moldings, and stained-glass windows. The main living areas exude elegance and spaciousness with their high ceilings, hardwood floors, and 8 exquisitely crafted fireplaces. The main floor has a formal living room, formal dining room, library, and solarium overlooking the gardens all with 12-to-15-foot ceilings. Adorned with mature trees, shrubs, and flowering plants, the meticulously maintained lush gardens feature a charming outdoor terrace that provides the ideal setting for entertaining guests. Additionally, the private grounds boast blue stone patios, a pool, and a tennis court, offering a truly luxurious outdoor experience.
Ivy Tower is a masterpiece that embodies the timeless elegance and sophistication of Newport's Gilded Age. It offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of history and enjoy the very best of luxury living in one of New England's most iconic destinations!