July 12, 2014 07:21AM
By Tony Nunes
Photos supplied by the Realtor
A sunrise awakens you with a flicker of warm light splashing across your face. Your eyes squint open as you stretch your body, relaxed from a comfortable night’s sleep. The first thing you see as your eyes open is the seemingly endless ocean disappearing over the horizon. All is quiet. As a perfectly warm breeze enlivens you; you rise to meet the day. This is how everyday should begin, and indeed how each day does in the stunning, Atlantic Ocean-facing Colonial home at 108 Noyes Neck Road in Westerly
Awaken your sense of wonder and relaxation with this spectacular four bedroom home set in one of the finest, most private oceanfront communities in Rhode Island. As part of Weekapaug, Noyes Neck Road residents enjoy two private beaches, Fenway Beach and Inn Beach, as well as private tennis courts, croquet and exclusive access to the Weekapaug Yacht Club. The community is safe and ideal for kids to walk or ride their bikes to the beach or adults to walk or bike to the Inlet to get the morning paper or a coffee and muffin. 108 Noyes Neck Road is particularly ideal, as it sits just a few steps from an overlook where you can sit on a bench looking out to the open ocean.
The views from 108 Noyes Neck Road are stunning. An extra wide front porch opens out across the front yard offering shade as well as spots of sunny warmth. From every angle of the porch is a clear and unobstructed view straight out to the ocean a mere few steps away. Warm breezes blowing across the porch make it a destination in itself.
Inside, a beautifully appointed living room capitalizes on the view at every turn. A cozy wood-burning fireplace at the front of the room adds elegance with a marble tile finish. Pristine wood floors flow across the room as well as most of the home. Connected to the living room is a spacious dining room with tall windows stretching along the ocean facing corner of the first floor. Although the home has central air-conditioning, there is always a nice breeze to be enjoyed from the many oversized windows along the home.
The homes spacious kitchen is custom built with granite countertops lining the room and a tall center island with intricate wood inlay. All of the cabinets and woodwork in the room are custom integrated and at once beautiful, convenient and unobtrusive. A family room across from the kitchen also enjoys customized details including a built in entertainment center with dual bookcases and a countertop bar with windowed cabinets.
An extended dining area in the family room looks out to the wonderful fenced in backyard. With flowering gardens and a large central slate patio, the backyard is made for entertaining. A hot tub and an outdoor shower with a sundial head add an extra touch of carefree relaxation to the space. A two-car garage along the driveway provides even extra room for storage.
There is a convenient first floor master bedroom in the home that would also make an ideal guest suite. The bedroom sits just past a laundry and mudroom which leads out a separate door to the backyard. A first floor full bathroom between the bedroom and laundry has a walk-in shower and custom cabinetry.
Upstairs, the homes other three bedrooms are each unique and inviting. A wide room at one end of the second floor has built-in shelves and cozy alcoves ideal for a child’s bedroom or guest room. The second bedroom on the floor is also quite large, with ocean views and a beach feel from its cool blue color tones, light wood floors and ceiling fan. A nicely sized home office, also on the second floor, is a wonderful space with custom built wrap-around bookshelves and a built-in corner desk. The office and both bedrooms share a full bathroom with a tub/shower combination.
The upstairs master suite enjoys the greatest views the home has to offer. Oversized windows stretch across the water-facing edge of the room with built-in bench seating stretching along the corner. The views from the room are incredible, with the guarantee of an ocean breeze to warmly wake you each morning. The master suite is nicely sized, with his and her walk-in closets complete with custom-built shelves and storage within. The private master bathroom has a large tiled walk-in shower.
Built in 1983 and renovated in 1990 and again in 2001, the home is meticulously maintained and beautifully appointed with custom design elements throughout. Perfect for year round living, the homes 24 foot elevation from the water provides ocean-side elegance with peace of mind. For more information on 108 Noyes Neck Road contact Andy Schilke with The Schilke Team of Randall Realtors Real Living at 401-793-6399 or email him at Andy@SchilkeTeam.com. This property is listed for $2,750,000.