Built around 1697, the Wanton Lyman Hazard House is Newport's oldest private residence open for tours. It was the home of a colonial governor, a notorious Tory sympathizer, merchants, lawyers and craftsmen, and was the site of the Stamp Act Riot of 1765.
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide, Listing on Web
Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Mansions & Historic Homes