Van Rensselaer, Alexander, House

1 Ichabod Ln, Middletown, Rhode Island. County/parish: Newport.

NRIS 100002524

Added to the National Register of Historic Places June 04, 2018.

Also known as:

  • Restmere
  • Villalou

From Wikipedia:

Alexander Van Rensselaer House

The Alexander Van Rensselaer House, also known historically as Restmere and Villalou, is a historic house at 1 Ichabod Lane in Middletown, Rhode Island. Built in 1857, it is a prominent example of Italianate architecture, designed by Richard Upjohn, with some of the earliest examples of Stick style decoration in the United States. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2018.

(read more...)


  • Upjohn, Richard

National Park Service documentation: