Historic Walking Tours of Narragansett Pier


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Left: Souvenirs of Narragansett Pier, 1884 to 1922 Right: SCM photojrt-2010


61 Ocean Road

Architectural Description

A complex, 21/2-story, Shingle Style dwelling with an ell on the west side. It had a veranda with a
conical-roofed, semicircular end, gable-roofed dormers, a loggia at the northeast corner, and an oriel
window on the south side.

Original Owner/Resident

Built for Dr. Bache McE. Emmett of New York

Year Built



Built on the site of the Narragansett House, the Pier’s first hotel.

SCM 2011-2018