Own a rare piece of gilded age splendor with this luxurious penthouse in a stone castle turret. Gaze at one of the most breathtaking Newport harbor views. Live in one of the exclusive condominiums that comprise 'Beechbound', a 17,000 sq ft Manor House designed in 1895 by famed architectural firm Peabody & Stearns for iron tycoon William Fletcher Burden. This unique unit features a private 500 sq ft teak rooftop deck, a 15 ft dome living room ceiling and a woodburning fireplace. This is a turn key property that includes all furnishings. Modern conveniences include central AC, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, ample storage and 2 assigned parking spaces. Enjoy access to a spectacular two story grand entrance hall, a stone loggia with a community grill, and dining areas perfect for watching the sunset over Brenton Cove. This gated property contains 3.77 impeccably maintained acres of Olmstead designed grounds featuring magnificent beech trees, rolling greens, a private beach, a boathouse for small watercraft storage and a stone pier. Take the water taxi to Goat Island and downtown Newport throughout the summer. Life is a 'beech' at this exquisite harborside hideaway minutes from restaurants/shops, beaches, golf course, marinas and museums. Make Newport, one of the most magical seaside destinations in America, your secret getaway or enjoy it year-round.
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