Little Compton Rhode Island, truly a hidden gem in Southeastern RI , must be seen to be appreciated. This quaint sea-side rural farming community boasts mostly residential single family homes,working farms, orchards & vineyards. Nestled between Westport Ma & Tiverton RI, Little Compton retains a small town Colonial New England feel. Population is less than 4,000.
A drive down Main Rd especially in the fall is truly a New England treat. This coastal route offers some of the best foliage in Rhode Island. With sweeping views of the breathtaking Sakonnet River amid rolling countryside lined with stone walls, you will want to make Little Compton your home. During the summer to fall, many farm stands open, most of which are on West Main Road.
The majority of stores, country shops, in Little Compton are in the center of town, the Commons. One of the more famous restaurants in Little Compton is the Commons Lunch, known for its Johnny Cakes and seafood try the fried clams or calamari. Crothers Restaurant on Pottersville Rd. serves up fresh local seafood favorites.
Little Compton Beaches, much less crowded than the neighboring Horseneck Beach, include GooseWing Beach and South shore Beach. A trip to Little Compton would not be complete without a visit to Gray's Ice Cream,in nearby Tiverton RI arguably the best home made ice cream in Rhode Island.
Homes in Little Compton start at $325,000. Private estates abound many with majestic water views, private ponds and fields lined with stone walls. To make your home in Little Compton visit Free List of Homes in Little Compton for homes,farms & estates offered for sale. Little Compton boasts one of the lowest real estate tax rates in Rhode Island. The school system is good with only one school serving pre-kindergaten - 8 th grade for a total of 350 students. There is no high school, students attend nearby Portsmouth High
South Shore Beach & Goosewing Beach end of South Shore Rd. both ocean beaches offer good sized waves. Free to residents $10 fee for non-residents
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Little Compton Land for sale
108 Amy Hart Path - Offered at $235,000 -
|Build your dream home on two private wooded acres off of Colebrook Rd. Nice level lot with holly trees & mature hardwoods. Clearing for home has been done. Property has approved well in place. Approved septic design for a 3 bedroom Owner will share house plans if desired. Buyer to pay town agricultural fee.|