Located within the town of Chilmark is the small fishing village of Menemsha. Here you can catch a bike ferry across to Lobsterville, take a catamaran trip to Cuttyhunk Island, or sit on the shore of the public beach to watch the most famous sunset on the island.
Live the Vineyard dream and be the master of all you survey...Menemsha Pond, Vineyard Sound and Gay Head. Two houses on two gracious acres in exclusive Flanders Lane location, with lily pond, brook, paths through grapes and blueberries, access to private beach and within walking distance to Menemsha's sunsets and seafood. Both houses are flat roofed, Japanese inspired, mid-century classics. The larger one offers glass enclosed dining area, cedar lined living room, two bedrooms, outdoor shower plus a broad deck to enjoy the view. A smaller modernist guest house with one full bath can sleep four. Guest house is entirely self-contained yet is accessible from the main house by a charming foot bridge over the stream. Designed by Billy Smull, a pioneering post-war architect, the house and land carry fifty years of artistic and poetic inspiration, memorialized in the poem "All Here Are On Vacation" written by the father of current owner.
Adorable two bedroom, one bath cottage with detached bedroom and half bath in Menemsha, along with the outside shower for rinsing off after the beach! This cute cottage is tucked away off Larsen Lane on Molly's Way, but convenient to all that Menemsha offers: beach, sunsets, restaurants, stores and fish markets. You have a peek at Menemsha Creek from the living areas of the winterized two bedroom cottage. This property has been in the same family since the original house was built in 1900. The house and detached bedroom that stand today were renovated in 1982. There is a permit in hand for a new 3 bedroom Title V Septic system that will be installed at Seller's expense.
Nestled down Flanders Lane, this spacious, post-and-beam custom built contemporary home has an open and airy interior. This 4.68 acre property is the ideal retreat. Featuring four bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms (each with heated towel racks) and lovingly maintained landscapes. The Gourmet kitchen has top of the line appliances, 8 burner gas stove, built in booths as well as a formal dining area. Relax in the sauna, or read a book by the large brick fireplace in the living room. The outdoor space is perfect for entertaining company on the stone patio with views of the rolling backyard. A beautifully constructed outdoor shower and fully fenced expansive garden with raised beds also adorn this property. An Expansive attached garage (With radiant heated floors!), workshop, and so many other details embellish this home. All of this, plus only a short distance to swim, clam or kayak at your own private access on Menemsha Pond. With 200' of deeded frontage on Menemhsa pond and area for boat storage on the shore. This home is in immaculate condition with impeccable craftsmanship and is turnkey for you and your family.
Heathlands is a substantial and noteworthy estate on the bluffs and rolling heaths of Menemsha Highlands. It was built facing out to sea over the North Shore with a panoramic views over Menemsha and the Elizabeth Islands. Located in a neighborhood of large parcels and estates the home is at the end of the road on 6 private acres. It was totally renovated and expanded by South Mountain Company in 1995 using top notch materials and has been carefully maintained since. The house is almost 5000 square feet with six bedrooms and 5 and a half baths and a nearby garage. Considering it's size and grand spaces there are intimate nooks as well to accommodate the real living experiences of a busy, multi-generational family. There is a great deal of light and sweeping views from almost every room. A wonderful two bedroom guest suite attached to the house addresses space and privacy needs of visitors as well as family and grandchildren. The house is surrounded by patios and decks and a wonderful screened porch with a gas fireplace. Gorgeous landscaping and a rolling lawns add to its majestic appeal. There is a deeded path to a private beach minutes away in front of the property.
The lovely Quitsa cottage has a rich Chilmark history. Constructed over 100 years ago, this quaint house has three bedrooms and a full bath. Enter through the large welcoming front porch, and enjoy expansive views of Quitsa and Menemsha Pond from inside the house or from the first or second floor porch. Spectacular for sunsets, and only a short walk to beautiful Squibnocket beach.
This antique farmhouse is perched on a hill with expansive water views overlooking Quitsa and Menemsha Ponds. Offered with the abutting buildable waterfront lot, this is a rare opportunity. Six wonderful acres with old stone walls and expansive grounds. Beautiful views from the abutting lot as well as from the farmhouse. Please inquire if you are interested in purchasing either of the lots separately. Both will have walking access to Quitsa Pond. The waterfront lot was perked this winter and is approved by the Board of Health for 6 bedrooms. Walk to 77 feet of private waterfront on Quitsa Pond and kayak and sail out to Menemsha and the Vineyard Sound.
This property is a "must see" with lovely water views overlooking Menemsha Pond, Menemsha Harbor, Vineyard Sound and the Elizabeth Islands. It has deeded access to a private, sandy beach on the pond which includes an area to store kayaks or a small boat. The land has a building envelope and septic plan approved for a four-bedroom home up to 3,750 square feet. This tranquil and secluded spot also enjoys a wonderful view of the sunset, for which Chilmark and Menemsha are famous.
Central yet secluded this Menemsha cottage is located at the top of Harbor Hill Road, above Menemsha harbor. Water views from the upstairs rooms and small deck. Two sweet bedrooms, one with viewing deck, and one full bath are in the main cottage. A cozy living room complete with beach stone fireplace, simple kitchen and dining room on the main level. Outside shower, deck and grassy yard. Across the deck is an adjacent bunkhouse that offers extra sleeping or writers/artist studio space. Walk to everything in Menemsha, fish markets, general store, restaurants and beach. A great rental investment or a wonderful summer home.
"Cliff Cottage" enjoys one of the most picturesque settings and water-views on Martha's Vineyard. Originally built in 1850 and painstakingly remodeled by the current owner's, along with one of the Islands finest builders to reflect today's life style and amenities. The recently constructed detached studio with over 1,400 sq' offers 2 additional bedrooms with water-views along with an office and a garage. An association stairway leads to your private sandy beach on the south shore, additionally, there is deeded access to Menemsha Pond a short walk away.