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48 Forest Road

West Tisbury, MA 02575
  • $8,500,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 176 Days
  • MLS #: 32100520
UPDATED: 24 min ago
$8,500,000
  • 8
    BEDS
  • 6.1
    ACRES
  • 4
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,805
    SQFT
  • $1,769
    $/SQFT
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1931
County:
Area:

School Ratings & Info

Description

Seven Gates Farm waterfront and rare opportunities are synonyms. This coveted community offers nearly 2,000 acres of the Island's most beautiful, dramatic conservation land including two miles of walkable beach, two docks, two tennis courts and extensive trails. The Revere waterfront home, an originally circa 1932 build and owned by The Homans', was purposely aimed for sentimental reasons toward Tarpaulin Cove. Some of the lumber used for the build was reportedly sailed to the site from Maine, possibly because Edith Homans' family summered in N.E. Harbor, Maine. Her brother-in-law, Roger Griswold was the architect who designed the eight bedroom, four bathroom 4,800 square foot home nestled into the gentle slope of this 6.1 acre parcel. The u- shaped dwelling with inner courtyard provides inviting picturesque views of a lower pond and Vineyard Sound. The Revere matriarch, Althea, purchased the home in 1955 and then in 1956 winterized, modernized the interior and had a garage built. This long standing home with history is eagerly awaiting a new owner to begin this home's next chapter.

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48 Forest Road West Tisbury, MA 02575

  • Price: $8,500,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 176 Days
  • Updated: 24 min ago
  • MLS #: 32100520
8
Beds
4
Baths
0
½ Baths
6.1
Acres
4,805
SQFT
$1,769
$/SQFT
1931
Built
County:
Dukes
Area:
West Tisbury
Property Description
Seven Gates Farm waterfront and rare opportunities are synonyms. This coveted community offers nearly 2,000 acres of the Island's most beautiful, dramatic conservation land including two miles of walkable beach, two docks, two tennis courts and extensive trails. The Revere waterfront home, an originally circa 1932 build and owned by The Homans', was purposely aimed for sentimental reasons toward Tarpaulin Cove. Some of the lumber used for the build was reportedly sailed to the site from Maine, possibly because Edith Homans' family summered in N.E. Harbor, Maine. Her brother-in-law, Roger Griswold was the architect who designed the eight bedroom, four bathroom 4,800 square foot home nestled into the gentle slope of this 6.1 acre parcel. The u- shaped dwelling with inner courtyard provides inviting picturesque views of a lower pond and Vineyard Sound. The Revere matriarch, Althea, purchased the home in 1955 and then in 1956 winterized, modernized the interior and had a garage built. This long standing home with history is eagerly awaiting a new owner to begin this home's next chapter.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Beach Description Lake/PondVineyard Sound Exterior Features Yard Garage YN Yes Patio And Porch Features Patio Roof AsphaltPitchedShingle View Ocean Waterfront Features Ocean Front Waterfront YN Yes

Interior Features

Appliances Electric Water HeaterWater Heater Cooling None Cooling YN No Fireplaces Total 2 Flooring VinylWood Heating Heat Pump Heating YN Yes Interior Features Mud RoomPantry Laundry Features Electric Dryer HookupWasher Hookup Living Area 4805 Rooms Total 14

Property Features

Beach Ownership AssociationDeeded RightsPrivate Flood Ins Required Unknown Fuel Type Electric Pool Features None Pool Private YN No Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Road Frontage Type Private Road Road Surface Type Unimproved Sewer Cesspool Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 27838 Utilities Cable Available Water Body Name Vineyard Sound Water Source Well Zoning Ru

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Listing provided courtesy of Jim Osmundsen of Donnelly + Co..



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