Salve Regina-Ochre Court, Newport

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  • Enjoying the Mansion (April 7, 2012)
    Enjoying the Mansion (April 7, 2012)
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    Salve Regina/Ochre Court

    by Gypsystravels Updated Mar 13, 2010

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    View of Ochre Court from Cliff Walk

    One of Newport's "first summer cottages, this structure was designed by Richard Morris Hunt who also designed many of the famous mansions in Newport. The structure was completed around 1892 and is the main administration building for Regina University.

    The structure is located along the "Cliff Walk" and has some expansive and fantastic views of the ocean. The building is open to visitors, check out the website for more details.

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    Salve Regina-Ochre Court

    by cjg1 Updated Nov 6, 2008

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    Enjoying the Mansion (April 7, 2012)
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    I had never seen Ochre Court before. Liz had been there before and knew its history (she was accepted at Salve Regina and considered attending when she was a teenager).

    Ochre Court is a Beaux-Arts mansion built in 1892 and designed by the famous Richard Morris Hunt. The building is impressive both on the inside and out.

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    Salve Regina University

    by Tom_Fields Written Feb 26, 2006

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    Salve Regina University

    Along the Cliff Walk, one of the most spectacular buildings is not a mansion, but a university. Salve Regina is a prestigious Catholic college, Its largest building is a French-style chateau.

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