30 Sandy Point Farm Rd, Portsmouth, RI


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About 30 Sandy Point Farm Rd

Being sold with behind lot #187, 190 & 103. One of the most prestigious horse farms in America during its height, "Sandy Point Farm" is the last vestiges of the original 280-acre Vanderbilt Estate. Designed by Architect A.S. Walker, The Sandy Point Stables were built beginning in 1860, with completion in 1902. Owner Reginald Claypoole Vanderbilt son of Cornelius Vanderbilt and grandfather to CNN's Anderson Cooper, grew up at The Breakers, his family home in Newport. A horse breeder and avid sportsman he spared no expense in building the magnificent property. The structure built with main beams of 2 x 24 cypress features three separate rooflines, with cupolas at the 60' peak of the riding ring. Renowned for its prominence in the horse industry Sandy Point Farm was the epicenter for society during the summer social season. Housing 24-stall stables, a 150 ft 15,000 square foot indoor riding arena, grooms' quarters, and a guest lounge it the building now stands as an integral part of the history of Rhode Island and a reminder of a glorious era in American horse sports.

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Features of 30 Sandy Point Farm Rd

MLS® # 1347340
Price $3,500,000
Square Footage 30,269
Square Footage 267894
Acres 6.15
Year Built 1860
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Status Active

Community Information

Address 30 Sandy Point Farm Rd
Subdivision Sandy Point Farm
City Portsmouth
County Newport
State RI
Zip Code 02871


Features Multiple lots, Private, Secluded
Parking Spaces 6
Parking No Garage
Garages No Garage
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Other
Appliances Gas Water Heater
Heating Baseboard, Gas
Cooling None
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces None
# of Stories 2
Stories 2
Has Basement No
Basement None


Exterior Shingle Siding
Lot Description Multiple lots, Private, Secluded
Construction Shingle Siding
Foundation See Remarks

Additional Information

Date Listed November 3rd, 2023
Days on Market 94
Zoning R40
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeMott & Chace Sotheby's Intl.

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