Enjoy beautiful westerly sunsets overlooking the bay from this historic waterfront cottage! Originally built c. 1875, The Henry Metcalf House retains much of its historic charm and character, yet boasts every modern amenity. Enjoy water views from nearly every room! The formal living room with a built in theater, fireplace and panoramic views is an entertainers dream. Flow from indoors to out through the 3 season room and onto the expansive back porch. The spacious eat-in kitchen with professional grade appliances features a fireplace, vaulted ceilings, and custom lighting. Step through the French doors to a beautiful patio sheltered by a pergola and mature wisteria. The library with custom mahogany built-ins opens to a green house and features a hidden staircase. The second floor features a beautiful Master Suite with two fireplaces, a dressing room, and spa bath. Walk through glass sliders to your own private covered porch. Two more bedrooms and a bath complete this floor. The third floor features two more bedrooms (one with Murphy bed) and a full bath. New gas heating system installed in 2016 and a RISE energy audit performed. Located in the desirable Alfred Drowne neighborhood, this home is just steps away from a boat ramp and two neighborhood beaches.
Barrington offers a lifestyle that is wonderfully balanced and richly textured. Located just nine miles from Providence, down the Narragansett Bay coastline, this picturesque community is known for its beautiful homes, suburban environs, recreational pastimes, and highly rated school system.