Historic Walking Tours of Narragansett Pier

Cottages

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Left: From Narragansett By-the-Sea, by Sallie W. Latimer.Reprinted with permissionfrom the publisher, on line at
www.arcadiapublishing.com or by calling888-313-2665. Right: SCM photo-jrt 2011

Sunnymead

106 Central Street

Architectural Description

21/2-story, hip-roofed, Shingle Style dwelling with a veranda, a gabled pavilion at the east end of
the main facade, and
a three-story polygonal central bay with a conical cap.

Original Owner/Resident

Built for the sisters of Alice Gwynne Vanderbilt, wive of Cornelius Vanderbilt II, builder of the
Breakers on Newport.

Year Built

1887


SCM 2011-2018