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Grand Contemporary with Pool - Great Space Indoors and Out

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom (sleeps 8-12) built to be the ideal getaway

This open and airy contemporary is set back in the lush park like setting of a lovely neighborhood overlooking the Narragansett Bay. It is a private oasis that comfortably hosts an extended family within minutes of beaches and shopping. Although with all the amenities at the house, its often most fun to just stay home and play.

The front welcomes you with wide decks that are the favorite spot for coffee and soaking in the sunrise over the bay. Walking in the main entrance greets you with two story windows with views into the large private yard.

Turning into the fully equiped kitchen with cherry cabinets, top of the line appliances and expansive Italian granite counters. This is an open and bright kitchen that attracts sitters and makes the heart of this home a chic and inviting place where everyone will love to spend time.

An enormous rec room off the back of the house is where people will often congregate. Vaulted ceilings with walls of glass and an expansive stone fireplace. There is a full size pool table, 60 inch plasma tv, bluray dvd and Wii. A long table is perfect to keep a group puzzle going through the trip and a full sized refrigerator in the corner limits your walks to the kitchen.

Stepping out the great room sliders provides peeks into the large and private yard with an acre of meticulously landscaped grounds that border open space.

The large terrace runs the length of the back and steps into an outdoor living space with fireplace and fully equipped outdoor kitchen. Stepping off the terrace reveals the fabulous 14 foot deep swimming pool with diving board. There is a tournament quality ping pong table, a foosball table and another beautiful seating area. This great outside space includes a cabana with the conveniences of kitchenette and shower.

Inside and out, this fun and inviting home will comfortably host your family within ten minutes of Narragansett center and fifteen to Newport.

We test drive this home often to make the home a great experience for friends and family to share. We feel its an ideal venue to bring family together for a number of days. Whether your up for a competitive game of ping pong, an impromptu game of billiards or a chat on lounges around the pool, getting people back together is what this home is all about.

So come experience a glass of wine under a blanket of stars watching over lights on the Newport Bridge. This is a wonderfully fun place to spend a little close and quiet time with the ones you love.

For those interested, we ask that you only inquire if you understand that this home is meant for families who wish to enjoy a quiet and peaceful environment. The house is very fortunate to have reasonable neighbors surrounding it and, in fact, they are what make the neighborhood so beautiful and peaceful. We ask all renters to respect the neighbors and understand that the neighborhood is their home. This is not a 'party house' and there are rental rules. So please carefully consider if this quiet property is the right one for your vacation. Thank you for understanding our requirement to only rent to guests that can respect the sanctity of the neighborhood's peace and the fact that the neighbors are not on vacation.

Narragansett Ordinance: The town is encouraging families as renters by stipulating that only 3 people can be unrelated to the renter, all other guests must be relatives of the renter.

Keywords: Newport, Pool, Beach, Narragansett, Saunderstown, boating

More Details

Owner
Greenley Properties
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Greenley Properties

We bought this house as a 3 generational family so we can enjoy a few weeks a year together.

Greenley Properties purchased this house in 2011

Why Greenley Properties chose Rhode Island

We have vacationed in Narragansett for years and always viewed houses while here. When we walked through Horizon, everyone felt the extended family would be comfortable in the space. The rec room with pool table and 60' hi def tv, the large pool, multiple seating areas inside and out gives everyone places to share and still find a quiet place to read.

And we always stay amused in Narragansett. It has great beaches for the little kids, kitesurfing beaches for the older kids and sporty adults, and typical New England downtowns for shopping and hanging out. Horizon is 10 miles from Newport, an hour to Foxwoods and Mystic Seaport, slightly longer to Boston.

What makes this house unique

The backyard is truly an oasis. The kids will have a blast diving into the 14' deep pool. Lounge by the cabana, read with a view of the bay, or eat by the garden. This house has 3 decks and 2 yards - plenty of space to play together or in separate groups. in 2013, we will have an outdoor kitchen and living room.

Amenities

Saunderstown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • En-Suite Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub , large jacuzzi tub, separate makeup area
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs Powder Room - toilet
    Pool House Shower - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Bedroom - Upstairs - 1 king , en-suite bathroom, TV, dresser, walk-in closet
    Upstairs Front Bedroom - 1 king , Full closet
    Upstairs Back Bedroom - 1 queen , tv, dresser, full closet
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Full closet, storage drawers under bunk bed
  • We also keep a set of sheets on hand for use on an aero bed or the sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

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5

We had a perfect week.

  • 5 of 5

Horizon could not have been more perfect to suit our needs! The pool was the main attraction and the kids were in it all day. Lots of space to spread out and the fooseball and ping pong were a wonderful addition. Cliff walk was amazing with an ice cream stop at The Creamery down town. Mahoney Clam Shack in Narragansett is a must do. Best Crab rolls anywhere. The beach at the bay by URI 5 minutes down the road was so much fun. Dipping in the water, hunting for crabs and climbing on the rocks! On a scale of 1 to 10, this was a perfect 10 vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We couldn't be more pleased that you had such a great time at the house. And we will definitely have to try the Mahoney Clam Shack!
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6th Annual Family Summer Adventure

  • 5 of 5

Spent the week in this welcoming home with our grown children and grandchildren. Everyone hung out in the pool or relaxed on the patio after returning from our morning outings to the nearby beach. The kids especially enjoyed making S'mores in the outdoor fireplace. Topped off most nights with a friendly game of pool. Nice neighborhood for early-morning and after-dinner walks. Our chocolate labs were exhausted after a week of sun and fun in Narragansett!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Grace, The best of both worlds! Exploring the beautiful beaches in Narragansett and then enjoying "downtime" at the house. So glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your review! Robin
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5

Great outdoor space from the pool to it outdoor fireplace

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful family vacation house had everything you could ask for great owners

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gorgeous

  • 4 of 5

This property is beautiful and spacious, conveniently located to every where from Boston to providence, to the southern tip of Narragansett the pool is well kept the outdoor fireplace and grill are wonderful the kitchen had all the modern conveniences as well. FYI the ants were pretty bad inside the house and we kept the doors closed. Just a suggestion we needed more towel hooks or racks for our towels inside an the bathtub upstairs gets slippery when wet. Thank you for having such a lovely place, we would love to stay again!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family stayed here for a week in June, the amenities were great, pool is lovely, kitchen fully stocked, could not ask for more! We loved it!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Catherine, When the whole family gets together, we know that cooking big family meals is a critical part of the vacation! The kitchen is spacious enough for several cooks and we tried to make sure that they would have the gear they need to prepare all the family favorites. We are very happy that you enjoyed the house and look forward to having you stay with us again. Thank you so much for the fabulous review! Robin
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Great place

  • 4 of 5

Each year we choose a place in Rhode Island to spend time with our family. This was a great house for all of us. There was something for everyone given the beautiful indoor and outdoor space. Our three grandchildren (2,4,7) rode bikes, played games, and enjoyed the pool, even if a bit cool this time of year. The adults enjoyed night fires, cards and billiards. It was so enjoyable we only ventured off the property once the entire weekend, except for walks to view the ocean!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi John, We really wanted the house to be part of the vacation, not just where you sleep, but a place where you and your family would truly enjoy spending time. The patio, pool and landscaping provide a beautiful space to enjoy the outdoors, while the rec room with all its entertainments can provide some welcome distraction if the weather is less than perfect. Thank you for your review and we do hope that you will stay with us again in the future! All the best, Robin
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Cleaning Fee $250
Damage Deposit $1,000

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