TI villa’s new owner plans for rental use

The Carleton Island Villa has a new owner. Ronald Clapp of Florida purchased the historic building last week. Alec Johnson/Watertown Daily Times

CAPE VINCENT — There’s a renaissance in the works for the Carleton Island Villa, spearheaded by the historic home’s new owner.

During a meeting of the Cape Vincent Local Development Committee on Thursday, the villa’s new owner Ronald Clapp and his girlfriend and business partner Janaina Leite laid out their plans.

TI villa’s new owner plans for rental use

The Carleton Island Villa has a new owner. Ronald Clapp of Florida purchased the historic building last week. Alec Johnson/Watertown Daily Times

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