Little Compton, RI
Little Compton is a historic, seaside community, located along the Rhode Island Coast. This is the region along the Sakonnet River, bordering on MA Little Compton is the easternmost town along the South Coast and abuts Westport, MA and Tiverton, RI.
Little Compton is an historical and rural town with many homes from the 18th and 19th Centuries. Stone walls, farm fields, and ocean views abound. This helps shape the character of this quaint, village. The town is very active in preserving its open space. In this area are beaches, piers, moorings, and a vibrant waterfront.
Little Compton also has several beachy, waterfront communities as well as Marinas, Country Clubs, Wineries, and conservation lands, state parks, and antique shops. Many of the farms are under Agricultural Protection and can never be developed.
40 minutes from Cape Cod; 30 minutes from Newport, RI and Providence, RI; and 60 mins from Boston, Martha's Vineyard (via direct Ferry) and two international Airports, Little Compton is a lovely place to live year-round or to have a beach home.
People who buy summer homes in Little Compton find that there is no increase in traffic during summer season and they avoid the congestion on Cape Cod. Meanwhile they are within an hour of several great destination spots mentioned above.
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