Every Week, Curbed Comparisons breaks down what you can get at the same price point, style or size in five different Cape and Islands neighborhoods. This week, houses asking $399,000.
Let's begin in East Dennis, at 36 Braddock Circle, where we find, according to the brokerbabble, "the best of all worlds." This three bedroom, two bath waterfront Cape on Bakers Pond features an open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace, a three season room overlooking the pond, and a newly refinished walkout lower level. Built in 1983, the 1,941 sq. ft. home on .50 acres also features a deck overlooking the pond.
· Listing: 36 Braddock Circle, East Dennis [Kinlin Grover Real Estate]
In Centerville, at 149 Point of Pines Avenue, we find "grandma's home on the lake." The three bedroom, two bath ranch-style with a sandy beach on Lake Wequaquet features views from several rooms, wood floors, a one car garage, and a three-season room. Built in 1939, the 1,094 sq. ft. home on .21 acres first hit the market in August 2011 asking $599,900. Nine pricechops have brought the listing down to the current ask of $399K.
· Listing: 149 Point of Pines, Centerville [Kinlin Grover Real Estate via Zillow]
In Sandwich, at 44 Water Street, we find the circa 1685 Tobey House. The 1.6 acre property with pond frontage is located downtown and surrounded by conservation land abutting the Heritage Museum. The four bedroom, three and a half bath 3,234 sq. ft. antique features five working fireplaces, a beehive oven, gunstock beamed ceilings, and several built-ins throughout. First listed in May 2011 for $495K, three pricechops have brought the listing to the current ask of $399K.
· Listing: 44 Water Street, Sandwich [Zillow]
Over in Vineyard Haven, at 28 Dolan Avenue, we find a two bedroom, one bath ranch-style home with an in-law apartment. The main floor features an eat-in-kitchen and a living room with a fireplace and built-in bookshelves. The walk-out lower level apartment includes two bedrooms, one bath, a kitchen, and living room. The 1,888 sq. ft. home on .34 acres is located within walking distance of the library, ferry, downtown, and beaches. First listed in February asking $450K, two pricechops have brought the listing down to $399K.
· Listing: 28 Dolan Avenue, Vineyard Haven [Zillow]
Island hopping over to Nantucket, at 5B Jefferson Lane, we find a one bedroom, one bath condo. The 360 sq. ft. second floor unit was built in 1935 and includes a fireplace and cathedral ceiling in the living room, an enclosed yard, and one parking space. The property first hit the market in March 2010 asking $475K. Two pricechops have brought the ask down to $399K.
· Listing: 5B Jefferson Lane, Nantucket [Zillow]
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