Nonquitt Front-Row Cottage in South Dartmouth Sold

Newport, RI, December 18, 2014 --( Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate firm based in Newport, Rhode Island, today announced the sale of 41 Nonquitt Avenue, in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. The property sold for $2,500,000. Realtor Chandler Lyell, of Gustave White Realty, represented the sellers. Landvest, Inc. represented the buyer.

The 4,200-sf cottage sits on 1.4 acres of private grounds overlooking Buzzards Bay. Interior spaces include living areas that allow for easy entertaining flow, with living room opening to family room and dining room opening to kitchen, as well as private spaces, with 5 bedrooms and a 1st-floor office and attached study. The residence was one of four sold this year in the Nonquitt community, which was established as a private, 455-acre summer colony in 1872. The gated enclave has 3 beaches, swimming pier, boating, tennis, and golf.

“This transaction, like many other multi-million dollar sales in our area of late, is just another positive sign of consumer confidence and spending in the Southern New England market,” says Paul Leys, co-owner-broker of Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty.

To contact Mr. Lyell, please call Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty at 401.849.3000.

About Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty
Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty is a full-service agency specializing in waterfront and luxury real estate and serving all of Rhode Island, including Block Island, as well as southeast Connecticut and coastal Massachusetts. Gustave White has been in business for over 80 years as a leader in the luxury market and became Sotheby’s first affiliate in 1976. Gustave White is also the Rhode Island Regent member of Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate. Paul A. Leys, Co-owner of Gustave White Sotheby’s Int’l Realty, may be reached at 401-848-6706 or at for more information (

About Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC
Founded in 1976 to provide independent brokerages with a powerful marketing and referral program for luxury listings, the Sotheby’s International Realty network was designed to connect the finest independent real estate companies to the most prestigious clientele in the world. In February 2004, Realogy Corporation, a global provider of real estate and relocation services, entered into a long-term strategic alliance with Sotheby’s, the operator of the auction house. The agreement provided for the licensing of the Sotheby’s International Realty name and the development of a full franchise system by Realogy’s subsidiary, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational, and business development resources. Franchise affiliates also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744.
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