8 Historic Homes for Sale in Massachusetts & Rhode Island

Explore 8 historic homes for sale in Massachusetts & Rhode Island, from Federal-style mansions to Victorian estates. Each property invites you to embrace its old-world charm and storied legacy.

19 Neds Point Rd | $3,450,000

19 Ned’s Point Road, Mattapoisett, MA
Listing agent: Beth Van der Veer

When you want to find your dream home on the South Coast, look no further than Mattapoisett. Experience resort style living on exclusive Ned’s Point Road! Beautifully appointed, this jewel with an extra lot, combines the perfect harmony of superbly crafted design with the elegance, charm and flair of living in an historic seaside community.


Size: 8,684 sf


Price: $3,450,000


Listing details: This stunning home welcomes you into a soaring cathedral fpl bead board liv. rm with hand hewn fls, adjacent to an open newly renovated custom chef’s kitchen with fine workmanship and quality throughout. 2 home offices, full gym and spectacular sunroom/ cozy den complete the first floor. Upstairs the primary suite with dual walk- in closets and spa-like bath welcomes you.


Contact: Beth Van der Veer, Jack Conway, +1 508.962.4257

Listing agent: Georgia Conley

Rookery Lane at Concord offers More Life Built In with high quality consumer inspired designs backed by a 10-year limited structural warranty. Rookery Lane at Concord consists of 6 large home sites with three innovative floor plans ranging from 3,261 to 5,046 square feet.


Size:   sf


Price: Single Family & Townhomes from $1.3M+


Listing details: Each home is being built with the perfect blend of luxury and comfort, with open concept designs, large living areas, private bedrooms, designer finishes, and more! Ideally located in the historic town of Concord, you’ll have easy access to top rated schools and an abundance of local dining, shopping, and entertainment.


Contact: Georgia Conley, Pulte Homes, +1 (978) 591-6912

Historic Colonial Residence | $599,000

300 Conway Rd, South Deerfield, MA
Listing agent: Shelly Hardy

Set on 4.1 acres, this historic Colonial residence, dating back to 1777, merges period charm w/contemporary updates. Inside, wide floorboards, original fireplace/mantels, pristine wood paneling & modern windows in the classic 12 over 12. The 1st floor has a renovated kitchen w/granite counter tops, SS appliances, & an open floor plan that allows for a large dining area.


Size: 3,860 sf


Price: $599,000


Listing details: There is a convenient 1st-floor bath w/walk-in shower, & mudroom connecting the 2-car garage. In the front of the home are 2 large sun-drenched rooms w/decorative fireplaces. Second floor has 4 bedrooms, hall bath, & an unexpected bonus room. Primary w/high ceilings & cedar closet w/hot tub.


Contact: Shelly Hardy, Maple and Main Realty, +1 413.320.3821

1503 Route 149 | $1,349,000

1503 Route 149, Barnstable, MA
Listing agent: Jane Bodrie

Unlock the doors to history and step into the refined embrace of the John Jenkins Homestead, a living testament to the past seamlessly blended with modern sophistication. Nestled on a private 1.52-acre parcel behind iconic stone pillars, this captivating 4 bedroom 4.5 bath residence invites you to experience the charm of the 1700s with all the comforts of contemporary luxury.


Size: 3,453 sf


Price: $1,349,000


Listing details: Witness a marriage of history and luxury as this home has been masterfully renovated over the years to include an expansive library with fireplace and a sun room with views of the stunning back yard, two first floor master suites with dressing rooms. and home office.


Contact: Jane Bodrie, Sotheby’s International Realty, +1 508.737.4915

Antique Saltbox Colonial Circa 1748 | $589,900

756 Northfield Rd, Lunenburg, MA
Listing agent: Kelly Feehan

Splendor and historic charm surrounds this rare and stunning restored Antique beauty. Upgraded with all today’s conveniences, this home has the enchanting ambiance of days gone by. This rare opportunity to own this quality home awaits its next owners. This four bedroom, three bath home, will surely appeal to the modern buyer who seeks the best of both worlds.


Size: 2,882 sf


Price: $589,900


Listing details: This home offers a bright and spacious updated kitchen with dining area and breakfast bar, a primary bedroom en suite, and a wonderful 4 bedroom layout. The three working fireplaces will add warmth on cold New England days, and use of original doors, beams and wood flooring will truly embrace those who love to gather with friends and family.


Contact: Kelly Feehan, Keller Williams, +1 978.895.1587

Gorgeous Ocean Views | $9,250,000

10 Ocean Lawn Lane, Newport, RI
Listing agent: Andrew Abu

Gorgeous Newport cottage in gated gathering of 7 homes on approximately 32 acres of groomed land in the heart of Newport located just steps to the Cliff Walk & all that Newport has to offer. (May also be available turnkey home for faster move in!).


Size: 11,655 sf


Price: $9,250,000


Listing details: Ocean views from the immense yard. Built by Horan Building Co. Architectural elements include stacked stone foundation, bell-curved roof lines, barrel portico, blue stone patios & sills, custom transoms, dormers, eyebrow windows to name a few. Inviting Foyer sets the stage for understated elegance.


Contact: Andrew Abu, Luxury Portfolio International, +1 508.561.8004

19 defenders row | $7,500,000

19 Defenders Row, Newport, RI
Listing agent: Gordon King

Welcome to one of Newport’s exceptional homes with stunning water views from every room of Newport Harbor, the Newport Yacht Club, Ft Adams and the bay. Completely renovated in 2018 by award- winning architect, Paul Weber. Impressive design and exceptional materials make this home the finest example of luxury and style.


Size: 3,015 sf


Price: $7,500,000


Listing details: Nestled in the private Goat Island community and minutes from historic Newport this rare property offers single-family privacy with condominium convenience with panoramic views from its coveted southern location.


Contact: Gordon King, Hogan Associates, +1 401.924.1774

Home By The Sea | $3,650,000

521 E Shore Rd, Jamestown, RI
Listing agent: Elena Wilcox

Up on a hill with stunning views of Narragansett Bay and just a few steps to deeded beach, this 4,030 sq ft residence offers a versatile, light filled interior, living room with fireplace and sliders to the deck, large family room and sunroom with access to the outdoors; spacious master bedroom with bathroom, walk-in closet and large deck overlooking the bay.


Size: 4,030 sf


Price: $3,650,000


Listing details: Nearly two acres of private grounds with a 60 ft salt water heated swimming pool and beautiful gardens framed by a stone wall, spacious patio with multiple sitting areas and epi decks facing the sweeping water views are perfect for outdoor entertainment, relaxation, and al fresco dining. Experience waterscapes, beach, sun-and-moon rise and watch sail boats passing by.


Contact: Elena Wilcox, Sotheby’s International Realty, +1 401.662.0604