Luxurious Waterfront Living On Edgartown Harbor

4 Bedrooms      4 Baths      2,802 SF      .22 Acres      Sweeping Harbor Views      Boathouse      $6,300,000    SOLD

71 S. Water Street, Edgartown, MA 02539

VINTAGE CHIC CAPTAIN'S HOME + GUEST COTTAGE WITH SWEEPING HARBOR VIEWS. Built originally at the turn of the century, this exquisite home was beautifully renovated by Parker & Company in 2012 and transformed into an ultra chic, luxurious harborside residence loaded with vintage charm. The MAIN HOUSE features refinished original wood floors and custom millwork throughout -- including coffered ceilings, raised paneling, beaded board paneling, built-in window seats and bookshelves.The gourmet cook's kitchen is highlighted by vaulted ceilings with pressed tin tiles, custom turned leg cabinetry, marble countertops, a counter-height bar with seating and top notch appliances throughout.

There are sweeping views of the Edgartown Harbor and Lighthouse from most every room in the house including the second-floor Master Bedroom suite with a built-in desk and outdoor deck, both positioned to take advantage of the magnificent water views. A spacious COVERED PORCH expands the full width of the Main House and is a perfect place to enjoy alfresco dining and entertaining . . . or simply enjoying views of boats coasting by on the bustling harbor. A PRIVATE COURTYARD connects the Main House and Guest Cottage and is another perfect place to enjoy morning coffee or a relaxing afternoon lounging with a book.
The delightful GUEST COTTAGE features French doors that open into a beautiful first-floor Living Area with vaulted ceilings, a kitchenette with farmer's sink and full bath. For sleeping accommodations, there is a private bedroom on the first floor and a second-floor loft sleeping area with built-in twin beds.The professionally landscaped yard features terraced perennial gardens with stone walls and steps that lead to an expansive lawn and boathouse, framed by a picket fence and Collins Beach as the backdrop.
The BOATHOUSE is located on the edge of the property, adjacent to Collins Beach and a perfect place for storing watercraft and bicycles -- it or can also be used as a Game Room with ping pong table! Exquisite designer furnishings and contents are available for separate purchase for a complete turnkey purchase opportunity! Rarely does a home of this quality and character come onto the market - truly a gem!


The first floor is comprised of a Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen that connect to the covered porch. There is a first-floor bedroom with French Doors that open onto the Courtyard. There is also a Full Bath and Laundry.


The second floor is comprised of a spacious Master Bedroom Suite with a built-in desk, access to an outdoor deck and a private bath with double marble vanity and walk-in glass shower. There are two additional bedrooms on the second floor including a large guest room that also enjoys access to the second-story deck.


There is a Boathouse in the rear of the backyard and adjacent to Collins Beach.


Professionally landscaped grounds


Off-Street Parking

  • Single Family
  • Built in 1900/Renovated 2012
  • Oil/FHW
  • Central A/C
  • Wood-burning fireplace in Living Room
  • Water Views, Deck, Porch, Garden
  • Alarm, Central A/C, Insulation, Irrigation, Outdoor Shower
  • Beach Access - Public


Wendy Harman

Principal Broker/Owner

(508) 627-4567 ext 800

[email protected]

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