view of 3 bedroom house from river
view from river of 2 bedroom to the left and 3 bedroom to the right
Front side of house facing river
River front of house
View of river from chairs
View from deck to the left
view from deck to the left heading up river to a fresh water lake
View from deck to the right towards ocean
House is half way on this brackish river between a fresh water lake (2 miles to the left) and the ocean (2 miles to the right).
Both directions fun to kayak towards!
View looking down river.
This direction (south) is toward the mouth of the river leading to the ocean
View looking up river from the front yard!
Front enterence - street side
Back of house towards street, also main entrance to house
driveway off of dead end street
small shed to the right
holds 4 "second hand" bikes and crab nets! Also kayak and canoe paddles.
Great large, private outdoor shower!
Beautiful rainbow over house and river!
Only one of these trees remains - 3 lost to last hurricane!
Sunrise across the river
Lots of activity on this river to watch from the yard!
We have 4 kayaks (one double, 3 single) and 2 canoes
This rack has been moved closer to the shed
Crafts can be launched right in front of the yard of this house
Kayaks can be launched right from yard!
Boats up to max 20ft navigate the river
Public boat ramp a couple of streets over
5 mph speed limit in front of houses
down river toward lake
River really narrows here
fun to kayak
River "narrows" heading down to the lake!
The official name of this river is the Pettacummscutt River,
but locals calls it Narrow River!
Kayaking on river
Narrow River has become the #1 kayaking location in RI!
Additional kayaks, paddle boards, canoes etc can be rented from Narrow River Kayaks located a mile from house
Lots of wild life on the river!
Activity on the river around nearby dock
Lots of wildlife!
working wood fireplace
living/dinning area looking down the hall to second family room with couch
TV's in both sitting areas
Nice views of river from these windows!
This table has been replaced
One of two TV's in hutch with
one of two TV areas
Kitchen is small but has all you should need!
Even the spices!
small but well equiped kitchen
outdoor shower is right outside this kitchen door to right
basic kitchen with microwave, toaster oven, coffee pots, garbage disposal, and an assortment of eating and cooking utensils
queen size bed with great views of the river
view from bed!
Looking into third bedroom from second sitting area with couch
double bed in 3rd bedroom
river view from side bedroom window
2nd bedroom with set of bunks: single on top and double on the bottom
stacked washer/dryer in bunk room closet
no air conditioning but 3 ceiling fans in house and 4 table fans provided
Usually nice breeze from river
small bath with shower but for summer also have a great outdoor shower!
second sitting room with great river views and second TV
Also pull out couch
looking up river
looking at river in front of house
pull out couch
cathedral ceiling with 2 skylights and ceiling fan
This is what you often see right from your chair in yard!
kayaking at sunset up river
longshot of river
Route from house to Narragansett Town Beach
Could bike this easily if you don't mind hills!
House is approximately 13.5 miles to Newport
It is a beautiful ride over two bridges crossing the bay; the Jamestown Bridge and the Newport Bridge
House is less than 7 miles to Amtrak Train Station in Kingston next to URI campus
Also new Boston MTA commuter rail is now located 12 minutes away at Wickford Station in North Kingstown
Narrow River leads out to the ocean. By motor boat it takes 10 minutes to get to the mouth of the river and by kayak, about 1 to 2 hours. (depending on tide!)
Ocean beach is one of the best in the state at the mouth of this river!
Note location of our house! Back two bridges, about 2.5 miles up the river.
See red arrow marking 58 Harcourt Ave which is our 2 bedroom rental. 57 River Ave (3 bedroom) is one street over.
Narragansett Pier beach. This is the public beach that is at the mouth of Narrow River.
Beach at Narragansett Pier - 5 minutes by car from our house
Narragansett Pier beach with towers in the background
This beach is well know for surfing and is also a great family beach with great waves!
rainbow over Narragansett Pier Beach
Historic Narragansett Towers at the Pier
Walk "The Wall" at Narragansett Pier
Coast Guard House - famous restaurant at Narragansett Pier
5 minutes by car!
arial view of Narragansett Pier:
Beach, Towers, Coast Guard House Restaurant