Bristol

With fifteen miles of coastline on Narragansett Bay, Bristol is an incredibly picturesque New England town. People flock here for the fabulous seafood, historic monuments, parks, and waterfront lifestyle. Much of the Rhode Island real estate in Bristol has been built to impress and inspire with vistas of tree-lined streets and boats bobbing in the bay. Lush green settings, bike paths, boat slips, an array of popular attractions, and luxurious homes located on or near the water have made Bristol an ideal location to live, work, and play.


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Bristol Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $981K
Lowest Price $269K
Highest Price $7.5M
Total Listings 25
Avg. Days On Market 40
Avg. Price/SQFT $365

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333 Poppasquash Rd, Bristol

$7,450,000

333 Poppasquash Rd, Bristol

11 Beds 12 Baths 11,672 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1296756

Lila Delman Compass

Active
341 Thames St # 303s, Bristol

$4,300,000

341 Thames St # 303s, Bristol

3 Beds 4 Baths 5,370 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1275377

Mott & Chace Sotheby's Intl.

Active
70 Griswold Ave, Bristol

$1,395,000

↓ $155,000

70 Griswold Ave, Bristol

4 Beds 2 Baths 3,272 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1300359

Gustave White Sotheby's Realty

Active
212 Hope St, Bristol

$998,000

212 Hope St, Bristol

5 Beds 5 Baths 2,904 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1309328

Vantage Point Realty

Active
412 Thames St, Bristol

$995,000

412 Thames St, Bristol

3 Beds 4 Baths 4,848 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1305379

Coastal Properties Group

Active
32 Sullivan Ln, Bristol

$925,000

↓ $24,900

32 Sullivan Ln, Bristol

5 Beds 3 Baths 3,877 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1303378

Century 21 Topsail Realty

Active
345 Thames St # 203n, Bristol

$699,000

345 Thames St # 203n, Bristol

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,360 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1309312

Greco Real Estate

New Active Under Contract
133 Gibson Rd, Bristol

$675,000

133 Gibson Rd, Bristol

3 Beds 4 Baths 1,996 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1308908

Vantage Point Realty

New Active Open House

Scheduled Open Houses

  • Sun May 22nd, 11:00 PM - 2:00 PM
70 Mulberry Rd, Bristol

$599,000

70 Mulberry Rd, Bristol

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,322 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1310314

William Raveis Inspire

Active
125 Annawamscutt Dr, Bristol

$550,000

↓ $29,000

125 Annawamscutt Dr, Bristol

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,373 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1302956

Redfin Corporation

Active
34 Seabreeze Ln, Bristol

$545,000

34 Seabreeze Ln, Bristol

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,100 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1307336

Century 21 Topsail Realty

New Active
13 Tobin Ln, Bristol

$499,900

13 Tobin Ln, Bristol

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,400 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1310351

RE/MAX On The Move

Active
11 Coggeshall Ave, Bristol

$499,900

↓ $15,100

11 Coggeshall Ave, Bristol

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,500 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1309281

Century 21 The Seyboth Team

Active Under Contract
29 Noyes Ave, Bristol

$439,999

29 Noyes Ave, Bristol

4 Beds 2 Baths 1,688 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1303259

YHSGR Nathan Clark Team

New Active Under Contract
39 Belvedere Dr, Bristol

$429,900

39 Belvedere Dr, Bristol

4 Beds 2 Baths 988 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1309703

Keller Williams Coastal

New Active Open House

Scheduled Open Houses

  • Sun May 22nd, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
9 Mallory Ct, Bristol

$424,900

9 Mallory Ct, Bristol

4 Beds 2 Baths 1,728 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1309462

YHSGR Nathan Clark Team

Active Under Contract
14 Greenway Dr, Bristol

$419,900

14 Greenway Dr, Bristol

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,416 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1308385

RE/MAX River's Edge - Bristol

New Active
80 Charles St, Bristol

$380,000

80 Charles St, Bristol

2 Beds 2 Baths 785 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1310291

RE/MAX River's Edge - Bristol

Active
130 Mulberry Rd, Bristol

$379,000

↓ $20,000

130 Mulberry Rd, Bristol

2 Beds 1 Bath 745 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1307430

Century 21 Topsail Realty

Active Under Contract
43 Collins St, Bristol

$359,900

43 Collins St, Bristol

2 Beds 1 Bath 936 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1309598

RentProv Realty

Active Under Contract
30 Sowams Dr, Bristol

$339,900

30 Sowams Dr, Bristol

3 Beds 1 Bath 1,270 SqFt Residential MLS® # 1308177

RE/MAX On The Move

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Bristol Real Estate Information

Bristol homes for sale are popular because they offer an ideal setting in which residents and visitors alike can enjoy casual, yet elegant coastal living. Properties range from palatial waterfront estates to modern condos and charming single-family homes with large yards. 

Real estate in Bristol can be found either directly on the waterfront or just a short distance from the shore. There is a good mix of quiet residential streets and commercial areas in the historic downtown where you will find older heritage homes. 

Also located within Bristol are gated communities such as Poppasquash Point, a private peninsula of stately homes on park-like acreages with east and west views across the harbor. This area is also home to the Bristol Yacht Club.

Typical features of Rhode Island real estate include large windows that make the most of the sea views, attractive wooden siding, and stone fireplaces. Modern and remodelled homes may have marble or granite countertops, spa-like baths, and cutting-edge appliances.

Outdoor living is part of the Bristol lifestyle, so many homes have ample outdoor spaces where you can enjoy the fresh air. Most single-family homes have gardens, decks, and backyards with lawns and trees. Condos often have balconies or porches either overlooking the water or surrounded by greenery.

Bristol Area Information

Because Bristol is a peninsula between Narragansett Bay and Mount Hope Bay, its climate is moderate. It tends to be warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer than other New England communities. This also means that it has ocean views in nearly every direction.

The area was originally inhabited by the Pokanoket people, and later by the English in the 1600s. The town was founded in 1680 and named after Bristol in England. Today Bristol boasts the longest running Independence Day celebrations and the oldest annual parade in the US.

Downtown Bristol stretches up from the waterfront in an easy-to-navigate grid pattern. It offers an appealing mix of historic Rhode Island real estate, boutique shops, buzzing restaurants, and boat docks. This is where you can catch the ferry to neighboring Prudence Island.

Bristol is also home to a number of picturesque parks. Independence Park is located right on the waterfront and offers uninterrupted views of the harbor. Colt State Park is on the other side of the harbor and has hiking trails, picnic tables, and a museum.

Bristol Recreational Activities & Attractions

Bristol’s seaside location makes it a prime destination for outdoor activities on the water. Children and adults can participate in sailing programs at the Bristol Yacht Club. Popular swimming beaches include Beach Terrace, Bristol Highlands, and Bristol Narrows. 

The East Bay Bike Path runs for 14.5 miles between Bristol to Providence and offers beautiful views of Narragansett Bay. The path is open to cyclists, walkers, joggers, and rollerbladers. The path starts at Independence Park in Bristol and ends at India Point Park in Providence.

Blithewold Mansion & Gardens, a 33-acre waterfront estate, is a very popular attraction. Linden Place is another mansion with an interesting history. Other attractions include the Crescent Park Carousel, the Coggeshall Farm (a working 17th century farm), and the Audubon Society Environmental Education Center.

Throughout the year there are numerous events in Bristol that are fun for all ages. The annual Fourth of July parade has been held in Bristol since 1785, and is still one of the largest and most colorful celebrations in the country. The Christmas Festival and Grand Illumination is another must-see spectacle.


For more information on Bristol RI real estate & homes for sale, contact us online or call 401.680.6588 to speak with a Bristol real estate specialist at Hogan Associates.

 


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