Ginny's RI House Hunt Blog: Rhode Island: Narragansett: Anawan Cliffs

Anawan Cliffs - Narragansett RI's Gem of a Waterfront Neighborhood -02882

Anawan Cliffs - Narragansett RI's Gem of a Waterfront Neighborhood-02882Anawan Cliffs is an exclusive waterfront gateand luxury home neighborhood in northern Narragansett RI.  Now talk about breathtaking views from waterfront homes and this is the neighborhood that exemplifies it...from viewing Beavertail Lighthouse across Narragansett Bay on the island of Jamestown to the Atlantic Ocean opening to this wonderful bay... it is truly unique. 

waterfront home in narragansett riAlthough it was a gated  Narragansett waterfront neighborhood at one time, the gates just remain as a truly symbolic gesture of years ago.  Established from farmland that was bought by a group of people in the 1940's to make a private neighborhood and that is what they did.  Of the 56 lots that were original to this waterfront community only 2 remain and owned by the Anawan Cliffs Association.  There are 4 streets within this lovely waterfront mecca neighborhood:  Anawan Drive, South Cliff Drive, North Cliff Drive and Cliff Drive.  There are 2 private beaches along Narragansett coastline that homeowners can enjoy and a boat launch as well. 

Interesting enough the name Anawan is a named derived from the Indian name meaning blackbird.  I am not
Waterfront view in Anawan Cliffs- Narragansett RI sure whether it had anything to do with the Narragansett Indians that inhabited part of southern Rhode Island but it is a strong possibility.  It was the named chosen for this neighborhood....true origins unknown.

One will find CEO's as well as senior officers of major corporations living in this Narragansett waterfront neighborhood.  Many of their houses have been torn down and rebuilt more than a couple of times I might add.  When you see the waterview from this vantage point you understand the real price of Narragansett waterfront real estate.  Newport and Jamestown bridge views are possible here much water to see and enjoy.

Anawan Cliffs home



Waterfront and waterview homes in Anawan Cliffs range in the $1million and up category tend to be found for sale.  Some older bungalow type homes still exist here and one is always on the look out for one of these homes to venture onto the market.  If this is an area you may want to explore, please call me and I would be happy to guide you through this Narragansett waterfront neighborhood along Narragansett Bay.  A couple of miles from Narragansett Beach or the Jamestown bridge, it offers a unique waterfront neighborhood to its inhabitants.  Explore it with me.  Anawan Cliffs- Narragansett RI's Gem of a Waterfront Neighborhood-02882.



Ginny Lacey Gorman knows Narragansett RI and the geographic area, schools, local happenings, important tidbits of information and businesses well.  If you are looking for someone to guide you through the home buying or selling process, Ginny is a licensed Realtor® and would be happy to assist you. Waterfront, oceanfront and coastal RI homes for sale are her specialty but all of RI is her backyard.  So feel free to search for  RI homes for saleWhen you are in need of more information from an internet savvy Realtor® who sells RI houses in this real estate market,  call Ginny at 401.529.7849.


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Comment balloon 12 commentsGinny Gorman • January 10 2011 05:55AM
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Anawan Cliffs - Narragansett RI's Gem of a Waterfront Neighborhood -02882 Anawan Cliffs is an exclusive waterfront and luxury home neighborhood in northern Narragansett RI Now talk about breathtaking views from waterfront homes and this is the… more