Jamestown Historical Society


2018 House Tour

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Bull Point
4 Fort Wetherill Road, Jamestown, RI

Other Locations

Belcour House
57 Walcott Avenue, Jamestown, RI
Round House
104 Racquet Road, Jamestown, RI
The Annex
100 Racquet Road, Jamestown, RI
Sep 15 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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This year’s house tour takes us on a tour of Jamestown’s eastern shoreline from Hamilton Avenue to Fort Wetherill. It will be held on Saturday, September 15, 10am to 2pm.

The homes are

Belcour, 57 Walcott Avenue – Just north of Hamilton Avenue; built for the Johnson family of St. Louis in 1895.

Round House, also called Monitor, 104 Racquet Road – Attributed to Charles McKim of McKim, Mead, and White; built in 1888 for Daniel S. Newhall.

The Annex, 100 Racquet Road – A latecomer, built in 1939 and tucked against the rocks between the Round House and the bay.

Bull Point, 4 Fort Wetherill Road – Guarded the entrance to Harbor Entrance, one of the grandest of Jamestown’s lost summer homes.

Tickets can be purchased in advance through PayPal or your credit card, by clicking on this link. Same day tickets are available at 104 Racquet Road by cash, check, credit card, or PayPal. Exact change or check will be accepted at all houses.

Visit these four historic houses for $20 per person. You can pay in advance here.