51 Sunset PointBarnstable, MA 02655MLS Number 21903622

  • Price: $16,500,000
  • Est. Mortgage of $/month
  • 93 Days on Market
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  • 5Bedrooms
  • 9.98Acreage
  • 7Bathroom
  • 1918Year Built

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Perched upon an elevated almost ten-acre bay front parcel sits an exceptionally rare offering in arguably the finest location of Oyster Harbors. ''Faraway,'' as it is known, evokes the elegance of a bygone era and features commanding vistas of Cotuit Bay, Sampson's Island, Nantucket Sound, and on the horizon, Martha's Vineyard. Stately manicured grounds include sweeping lawns on all sides, a rose garden, gated swimming pool, and a wooden staircase along the breakwater down to a deep-water dock large enough for a substantial yacht. Tastefully updated over the course of 40+ years of single-family ownership, the main home has been meticulously maintained and almost all rooms enjoy a water view. In the entry hall you are greeted with sweeping views through floor-to-ceiling windows. Step-down into the formal loggia for entertaining; a wood-burning fireplace provides warmth and cheer. In the east-wing of the house is a stately living room with lovely built-ins and a Dutch door opening onto a cozy sun room overlooking the bay, lawn, and swimming pool. In the west-wing is an entertainer's dream dining room with seating for twelve or more, a fireplace, a built-in mirrored china cabinet and dutch-door to gardens. Through a classic butler's pantry with a sink and shelving is a large, open concept kitchen with commercial-sized refrigerators, island and casual TV/family room with a breakfast nook. A set of back-stairs provide easy access to the second-floor. An elevator and grand staircase with double-landings in the entry hall leads to a bright second-floor gallery. Two large guest bedrooms each have their own baths providing luxurious accommodations for guests. A central master bedroom with en-suite bath and two separate dressing rooms enjoys stunning water views. In the west-wing are two overflow guest bedrooms each with their own baths, second-floor laundry, and an outdoor second-floor deck overlooking the rose garden and water. There is an unfinished third-floor providing ample storage with the possibility of a conversion to additional living spaces. A detached carriage house with garage has two guest bedrooms, a full kitchen, bathroom, and a common area complete this offering. "Faraway" is an original Oyster Harbors property, the perfect waterfront estate ideal for high level entertaining, private family functions and the most discerning of buyers.

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Parking

  • Parking DescriptionOff-Street, Stone/Gravel
  • GarageYes
  • Garage DescriptionDetached, Door Opener

Building

  • Living Dining ComboNo
  • Year Built1918
  • Year Built DescriptionActual, Cer. Historic
  • Bathroom7
  • Bathrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Bedrooms5
  • Number of Fireplaces3
  • Total Rooms15
  • Stories2
  • FoundationConcrete Perimeter
  • Square Feet6740
  • BasementYes
  • Basement DescriptionInterior Access, Partial, Walk Out
  • Lead PaintUnknown
  • SQFT Source DisplayOwner
  • Separate Living QtrsYes
  • Separate Living Qtrs DescriptionDetached, First Floor

Amenities

  • Neighborhood AmenitiesClubhouse, Dock, Golf Course, Marina, Putting Green, Road Maintenance, Security, Tennis
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Microwave, Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stack Washer/Dryer, Wall/Oven Cook Top
  • Convenient ToGolf Course, House of Worship, Marina, Public Tennis, School, Shopping
  • PoolYes
  • Pool DescriptionHeated, In Ground

Auction

  • Total Assessments$6,183,300
  • Improvement Assessment$1,050,700
  • Other Assessments$217,100
  • Land Assessments$4,915,500

Other

  • Modification Date2019-08-07T07:32:43
  • Original Price$16,500,000
  • Year RoundYes
  • SubdivisionOyster Harbors
  • Title Reference BookC181640
  • Publish to Internet1
  • IrregularYes
  • DOM80
  • Special List CondNone
  • Date Listed05/19/2019
  • View Count9

Basic Information

  • Virtual TourClick Here
  • StatusACT
  • Property TypeA
  • Property Subtype 1Single Family Residence
  • List Price$16,500,000
  • MLS Number21903622

Property

  • Acreage9.98
  • TownBarnstable
  • Lot Size SourceSite Plan
  • Lot Size Square Feet434728
  • Flood ZoneNot Verified
  • Topography Lot DescriptionCleared, View
  • Street DescriptionAssoc Maintained, Paved, Private
  • Number of Cars3
  • RenovatedYes

Exterior

  • Exterior FeaturesGarden, Patio, Screened Porch, Yard
  • Roof DescriptionShingle
  • Property StyleColonial
  • Siding DescriptionClapboard

Utilities

  • Heat SystemForced Hot Water
  • Hot Water Water HeatTank
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • Water Sewer UtilityPrivate Sewer
  • Fuel TypeOil

Water Body

  • WaterfrontYes
  • Water Body TypeBay, Nantucket Sound
  • Water ViewYes
  • Beach DescriptionBay
  • Water AccessPublic
  • DockYes
  • Dock DescriptionDeep Water, Private

Photos

  • Number of Photos37
  • Last Picture Change Date2019-06-07T08:50:31

Location

  • Building Number51
  • Unit Number
  • StreetSunset
  • Street SuffixPoint
  • LocationDescriptionSouth of Route 28
  • VillageOsterville
  • StateMA
  • Zip02655
  • CountyBarnstable
  • Street Direction
  • Directions to PropertyMain St. to Parker Rd., right on West Bay Rd, left on Bridge St. to Oyster Harbors Gate.
  • School DistrictBarnstable

Interior

  • FireplaceYes
  • Interior Features
    • Attic Storage
    • Dryer/Hookup - Electric
    • HU Cable TV
    • Hookup Washer
    • Pantry
    • Walk-in Closet
  • Other Room 1 FeaturesEntertainment
  • Bedroom 2 FeaturesCloset, View
  • Other Room 2 FeaturesFamily Room
  • Other Room 3 FeaturesSun Room
  • Bedroom 3 FeaturesCloset, View
  • Bedroom 4 FeaturesCloset, View
  • Master Bedroom FeaturesBuilt-Ins, Dressing Room, Office/Sitting Area, View, Walk-in Closet
  • Living Room FeaturesBeamed Ceilings, View
  • Dining Room FeaturesBay/Bow Windows, Built-Ins, View
  • Kitchen FeaturesBreakfast Nook, Kitchen Island, Pantry, View
Chatham Real Estate
Chatham Real Estate
409 Main Street
Chatham, MA 02633
Listed by Herb Pheeney of Oyster Real Estate

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