Seafair Keeps Top Spot as Most Expensive Property Available to Purchase in Rhode Island


The most expensive property currently available for purchase in Rhode Island? Forbes and Trulia collaborated to come up with The Most Expensive Listing in Every State 2016 and a home in Newport is still the priciest in Rhode Island.

Seafair, located at 254 Ocean Avenue, priced at a cool $19 million takes the top spot for the most expensive property currently available for purchase in Rhode Island. Lila Delaman Real Estate has the listing HERE.

Property Description on Forbes: Featuring a crescent-shaped main house, Seafair—a nine-acre property in Newport built in 1936—provides 15,851 square feet of living area with eight bedrooms and 14 baths. Among the home’s well-preserved spaces are a main salon and formal dining room with Louis XVI detailing, a grand staircase featuring wrought-iron railings, and French doors that lead from the main salon to the adjacent seaside loggia. Newer spaces include a chef’s kitchen, a paneled library, and a den with a full bath. Upstairs lies eight en-suite bedrooms including the luxe master suite—replete with a sitting room, his-and-her walk-in closets, an oceanfront terrace, a fireplace, and a marble bath—plus a billiards room and ample storage.

How does the rest of New England look? New Hampshire’s most expensive listing is $10.9 million, Vermont is $12.5 million, Connecticut is $65 million, Maine is $10.9 million and Massachusetts is $35 million.

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