Fairhaven Cape capitalizes on its perch by the bay

Taxes $11,149 (2022)

There is a indication stating “Beach House’’ earlier mentioned the fire in this house, but you will know this modern Cape overlooking Buzzards Bay is the true deal by the outdoor shower by yourself — a requirement when a private beach front is just seconds away.

The 16-year-old dwelling on West Island has three amounts: two upper floors for dwelling and a lower amount with breakaway partitions in case of flooding. A wide deck with a gazebo captures the ocean look at from this assets, which shares the community with West Island Point out Reservation.

The residence was designed in 2006 and overlooks Buzzards Bay.—John Maciel
The gazebo is section of the deck.—John Maciel

From the driveway, a large stairway prospects to the front doorway. Inside, the structure honors the home’s proximity to the ocean: pastel blue paint, white Nantucket bead board, and various sliders and home windows, together with a skylight in the foyer, that let the sunshine pour in.

To the still left of the lobby is a 480-sq.-foot living home with a gas hearth flanked by beach front-white designed-in shelving and cabinetry. And just to the right of the cabinetry is a white table-like desk. But presented its area, the odds of operate in fact staying completed look trim: Right in entrance of the desk is a window with sights of Buzzards Bay, and to the appropriate is a slider to the aforementioned deck.

The dwelling home arrives with a fuel hearth and developed-in cabinetry.—John Maciel

The flooring in the big rooms on this stage is pine reclaimed from a Vermont barn, and the ceilings are dotted with recessed lighting.

The dwelling room shares an open up format with the 243-square-foot kitchen, where the granite counter is in the condition of a fishhook. The straight segment operates along an exterior wall and features an undermount sink below three huge home windows. The curved portion is a peninsula that seats 4.

A few techniques from the sink is a long, rectangular island with cabinetry, a compact sink, a fridge, and a 4-burner gasoline cooktop. Stainless steel appliances, which includes the main fridge and stacked ovens, are on the exterior wall. This stop of the kitchen also provides a 124-sq.-foot dining place, which is presently occupied by a white table for eight underneath a stunning Sputnik mild fixture. This is a sumptuously sunny place upcoming to a slider to the deck.

To get a psychological photo of the form of the nearest counter, believe like a drone and solid your gaze down at what appears like a fishhook. The hook aspect is closest to the dwelling place and is an overhang with seating for four.—John Maciel

Guiding rolling 3-paneled doorways with smoked glass is the to start with-ground bed room, exactly where the barn wood flooring, recessed lights, and Nantucket bead board proceed. Listed here at the front of the house, sunshine is no stranger: There are four windows in the 178-sq.-foot area.

The 1st-flooring bed room has barn wooden flooring and Nantucket bead board.—John Maciel

The complete bath for this ground is at the finish of a limited hallway off the kitchen. 1st on the suitable, however, is a laundry closet behind a white roll-up doorway, and on the remaining, there is a closet. The complete bathtub has a solitary vanity with a granite counter resting on blond wooden cabinetry. The flooring is ceramic tile, and the shower is an insert.

From the lobby, a large stairwell where nautical-like cable runs beneath picket handrails leads to the major flooring, which holds the key suite, 3rd bed room, and the remaining full bathtub.

The most important suite occupies approximately 50 percent this stage. The bedroom spot is 231 sq. feet and characteristics a cathedral ceiling, recessed lights, a ceiling admirer, two closets (one is a stroll-in), a gas fire, carpeting, and a window seat with a see of the bay.

Unwind après seashore working day in the en-suite bath’s jetted tub, a hint of a determine 8 in its condition. The bath also has a one self-importance with a black granite counter that provides a awesome juxtaposition to the white cabinetry. The shower sits at the rear of very clear glass and boasts a white subway tile surround, a eco-friendly tile inlay, and a matching floor. The flooring in the relaxation of the lavatory, having said that, is ceramic tile.

The key suite surprises with a cathedral ceiling.—John Maciel
The primary bathtub has a jetted tub and a shower box with clear glass partitions and a white subway tile backsplash.—John Maciel

The 3rd bed room is 285 square ft and is presently outfitted with a pair of bunkbeds. There is carpeting underfoot, and a nook in close proximity to one of those beds properties a desk spot. There is also a closet, a storage spot, and a window seat with a watch of the bay.

The final bathtub comes with a ceramic tile flooring, a shower insert, and a single vainness with a granite top rated and a white cupboard.

The third bed room is outfitted with bunkbeds.—John Maciel
The major tub on the next flooring delivers a solitary self-importance with a granite counter and white cabinetry and a independent shower.—John Maciel

The lower amount consists of a two-vehicle garage and storage for kayaks and other h2o-associated products.

The home, which sits on .72 of an acre, is remaining sold fully furnished.

Danielle Cyr-DeFrias of Howe Allen Realty in Fairhaven has the listing. As of push time an present experienced been recognized on the house.

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