NEWPORT, RI (January 27) – Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the sale of ‘Wotherspoon Cottage,’ located at 29 Decatur Avenue in Jamestown, Rhode Island. The property sold for $2,425,000, which, according to the Rhode Island Multiple Listing Service, represents one of five sales over $2 million recorded on Conanicut Island in the last six months and the first to sell in the new year. Jose Aguon of Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty represented the sellers and Chandler Lyell, also of the same firm, represented the buyers.
Nestled in a private park-like setting, the 1890 Colonial Revival is surrounded by specimen trees, lush lawns and historic stone walls. The iconic shingled 3,411-sf residence was thoughtfully renovated while retaining an understated elegance and charm. Enclosed and covered porches and stone patio overlook Narragansett Bay East Passage.