Little Compton RI, truly a hidden gem in southeastern RI, must be seen to be appreciated. This quaint sea-side rural farming community boasts 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.
Little Compton Beaches, much less crowded than the neighboring Horsenceck 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 Little Compton MLS house listings 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.
Karen Ann Martin Serving the coastal communities of Westport & Dartmouth Ma,Tiverton & Little Compton Rhode Island Real Estate
RE/Max Right Choice Home office Westport Massachusetts (508)636-3310 KarenMartin1@remax.net