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Menemsha, a picturesque fishing village which, thankfully, has stored a lot of its previous New England character. The seashore at Menemsha attracts folks all summer time lengthy, and is particularly widespread as one of the best place on the Island from which to look at a colourful sundown.
Menemsha contains all the world that surrounds Menemsha Pond: the fishing village itself, Lobsterville, Pease’s Level, and the North Shore properties inside strolling distance to the village. The fishing village is an ideal instance of time standing nonetheless, blended with all that’s new, and from shabby to stylish. The that means of Menemsha is “nonetheless water” and in the event you take a gradual paddle from Menemsha Bight, by Menemsha Creek, Menemsha Pond, and Nashaquitsa you’ll get the that means lengthy earlier than the top of your paddle. You may even make it to Stonewall if the water degree is true. Traditionally, the village was referred to as Creekville and was only a slender waterway, with the cities of Aquinnah and Chilmark unsure the place the bounds are to this present day.
And, oh what Menemsha has to supply: Among the many most enjoyable sunsets on the Island, “Again Door” dinners both to eat on the Homeport deck because the solar units or to deliver residence for a gathering of household and associates, softserve on the Galley or snacks on the Chunk, an array of ocean delights on the fish markets, and strolling previous historical past within the type of fishing shacks and a industrial fishing village..
17 Chowder Kettle Lane is certainly one of my favorites in Menemsha and a shock due to all it presents. In fact there are dramatic sunsets you possibly can view from a primary or second flooring screened porch. The house, which is a brief stroll to the village for a fish sandwich and a swim on the seashore, is a transformed beach-themed, seaview cottage that oozes with attraction. There may be quite a lot of dwelling obtainable within the property with a water view workplace, a “bonus” room and a one bed room, one bathtub visitor cottage. After you do your meals buying in your drive up-Island, you could by no means depart the charming and historic enclave that’s Menensha.
The Publish and Beam residence at 11 Howell Lane exudes effective craftsmanship, constructed with pink oak timber body, quarter sawn pink oak flooring, radiant warmth, Alaskan yellow cedar shakes, copper gutters and mahogany barn doorways. A brand new, Gunite salt water pool sits near the home, patio and the expansive garden and gardens past. There’s a 1,000 SF heated, timber body storage able to convert to a primary flooring master bedroom, a household rec room or no matter suits your wants. The property is shut sufficient to the village for a night stroll for these spectacular sunsets and has entry for paddling on Menemsha Pond.
22 Larsen Lane is a singular alternative to benefit from the Winery the way in which it was on this beautiful nation lane simply steps from the Homeport and Menemsha Pond. This charming, totally renovated expanded cape presents three full flooring of dwelling house with three bedrooms, three baths plus, a solar room and a big completed basement. The cottage really feel is maintained with a seashore theme design together with wainscoting and wealthy wooden floors. And, as a result of that is Menemsha, you, your loved ones and people friends who’re sure to reach have the distinctive means to stroll to a day on the seashore, watch a Menemsha sundown, go to dinner and by no means should get right into a automobile or battle to discover a coveted parking house.
Priced at solely $949,000, four Peases Level is a perfect Island getaway in good, move-in situation and able to be an earnings producer when you’re not in residence. The house was renovated in 2004 with a brand new kitchen together with granite counters, new home equipment, up to date bogs, a brand new roof and fills the Winery must-have with a brand new out of doors bathe. The property could be very non-public down an idyllic nation lane and nonetheless simply minutes to the Village for fishing off the jetty, an early morning swim or idyllic sundown lobster dinner.
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