12 Boldwater Road, Edgartown, MA
This unique and remarkable Martha’s Vineyard retreat is one of the Island’s finest private compounds, on 10 acres of beautifully landscaped and natural grounds. The home, designed by noted architecture firm Robert AM Stern, includes over 11,000 sq. ft. of exquisite living areas, sweeping decks, and porches. The expansive great room has 10 ft. windows and a fireplace up to the 20 ft. cathedral ceiling. Every interior space is appointed with the highest level of detail and craftsmanship. A curved staircase leads up to the private master suite, with a beautifully appointed cathedral ceiling bedroom, covered deck, and 2 full bathrooms with walk-in closets. There are an additional 6 bedrooms, with 5 full bathrooms and 3 half-baths in the main house. The large gourmet kitchen is exquisitely outfitted. The octagonal dining room has a fireplace, and provides a 270-degree view of the expansive rear gardens and pool. There is a library with fireplace, a private office with fireplace, large decks off the great room and dining room for outdoor entertaining and dining, and a grill area. The finished lower level includes a children’s playroom, wine cellar, recreation area, laundry room, and storage closets. The heated garage accommodates 2 cars and storage. There is ample additional parking for guests. The lawn area features flower gardens, and further back, an organic vegetable garden, adjoining blueberry patch, and flower-cutting garden. The 20 ft. by 60 ft. pool and Jacuzzi are nestled between the main house and the pool house, which has an enclosed heated porch, gym, massage room, sauna, and full bathroom. The compound offers extraordinary privacy, bounded in back by a large forest preservation area, while located within a ten-minute drive to downtown Edgartown, the airport, and golf club. The Boldwater Association provides tennis courts, convenient private access to Edgartown Great Pond for small boating, and a private south shore beach. Additional adjacent 12-acre lot offering ponds, meadows and additional building flexibility available separately.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman