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1153 Main Street

Vineyard Haven, MA

Details

Neighborhood
West Chop

Bedrooms
8

Baths
6

Approx Sq Feet
5,355

Type
Single Family

Link Id
38206

Furnished
Un-Furnished

Year Built
1896

Lot Size
0.59 Acres

Summary

Beautifully sited on a winding, private lane and overlooking pristine North Shore West Chop, conservation trust protected beach, this elegant seaside home flawlessly combines the refined lifestyle of its 1896 origins with a modern style. Meticulously maintained and completely renovated, it is move-in ready for you to enjoy wide, panoramic views of Vineyard Sound and the Elizabeth Islands, dramatic sunsets, natural light, and a fine, sandy beach made for memorable summer days and nights. The house features a first floor that openly flows from an eloquent entrance foyer through dining, living and kitchen areas, and ending up on the most incredible spacious covered porch taking in the magical views of always entertaining boating and fishing activity lawn, gardens, and the Sound. Coastal living has never been easier with its 8 BRs and 6.5 BAs that will make filling this open and airy waterfront home with the happy sounds of summer vacations and family gatherings a breeze. The property is wonderfully landscaped with many specimen trees, nicely framing the lawn and gardens and there is potential to add a swimming pool. Mink Meadows Golf Course and downtown Vineyard Haven are only minutes away. A truly amazing Vineyard property in one of the few remaining N. Shore Martha’s Vineyard private communities!

Location

Additional Details

Features
Alarm, Central A/C, Insulation, Irrigation, Mini-Split Heat/AC, Outdoor Shower

Outdoor Features
Deck, Garden, Porch, Beach Access - Private, Water Views

Rooms
11

Flooring
Pine / Softwood

Lead Paint Status
Unknown

Sewer
Septic

Water
Town

Zoning
R50

Floor 1 Description
First floor - Natural light surrounds you the moment you enter through the stunning front door, bringing the sea immediately in to your line of sight, through the more formal living room, open game room, cozier smaller living room and dining room. From the cozy living room with fireplace, step out to the expansive waterside porch with space for couches and two dining tables. A waterview formal dining room leads to a butlers pantry, a large gourmet chefs kitchen, a breakfast counter, table and reading nook. Completing the flowing layout is the powder room with an elegant oval window. Access the wide front porch from two doors.

Floor 2 Description
Second floor - Privacy within privacy with a split staircase from the living room to separate areas of the second floor. The primary bedroom is arresting; high ceilinged, flooded with light from wide windows and the deck to put morning coffee on the railing and drink in the tempo / tenor of the Sound. A fully working fireplace, ensuite bath with an inviting library, study or office completes the sanctuary feeling, to greet the morning sun to the right or the sunset to the left and Nobska light straight across the water. Built in bookshelves. Across the inventive staircase layout is a large guest room on the sunrise side with a private bath. Two more comfortably - sized bedrooms with a jack ‘n jill bathroom, nice linen closets, bookshelves complete the second floor.

Floor 3 Description
Third Floor - Everywhere you look you’ll find pleasure in distinguishing architectural details and ceiling lines, views to landscaped lawns. Three smaller bedrooms with convenient bathrooms (two share a bath) complete the front and side of the 3rd floor. A 4th larger bedroom looks out onto the water and complete the gathering, reading, catching - up spaces of this lovely home. 4bdrms / 3 baths

Fridge
Yes

Heat
Gas\FHW

Dryer
Yes

First Floor Bedrooms
0

Fireplaces
Yes

Tv
Cable

Washer
Yes

Stove
Yes

Dishwasher
Yes

Basement Description
Lowest level - two ways for easy access: Descend the steps from the westside lawn, near the outdoor shower to enter the broad door with wide windows or; open a door off of the front hall near the kitchen, go down to a very well - lit, poured concrete, extremely dry, basement with higher than expected ceilings allowing for significant future living space and designs for a wine cellar, media room... Much natural light from big windows on 3 sides. Not counted in the sq footage. Easy to access mechanicals.