Outstanding house: The Captain Henry Stevenson house has been completely and thoughtfully renovated for a perfect Island getaway. Our guests enjoy expansive waterviews of Vineyard Haven harbor from all rooms. The home has a new kitchen, with spacious cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances (gas stove), a new kitchen pantry addition added in 2018, 2 flat screen TVs and central air. In addition to the new pantry, a new half bath was added on the first floor in 2018.
The house also has two staircases, a separate pantry and bar, an office and a beautifully decorated living room with a large flat screen TV over the fireplace. The dining room, adjacent to the pantry and bar, has a table that seats 8 people. A second gateleg table is provided in the dining room and can seat an additional 8 for your large dinner party.
The 40 foot long back porch overlooks the harbor and quickly becomes the focal point for relaxing with family and friends over a cup of coffee or evening beverage. The porch provides many fun opportunities for outdoor relaxation and dining (table seats 10). The porch also has a stainless steel grill, swing, and lots of additional seating and lounging.
The house has 5 large bedrooms, 3 of which have King-sized beds. All of the bedrooms are on the second floor, as are the two full baths which have been completely renovated with Carrera marble and gleaming glass frameless enclosures. The walk out basement has plenty of space to store bikes and beach toys, and a large laundry room with washer and dryer.
Other amenities: The spacious outdoor shower is great for a quick rinse-off after returning from the beach, which is down the street; central air, with separate first and second floor controls; hardwood floors; fenced yard; cable TV (Infinity); wireless internet; and DVD player.
The property has a parking area that will accommodate up to 5 vehicles. The Vineyard Haven library is across the street, and has a good selection . For golfers, Mink Meadows Golf Course is just up the road and is open for public play.The Vineyard Haven Yacht Club is only a few blocks away, offering an adjacent public sandy beach within walking distance of the house.