Every Thursday, Curbed Comparisons breaks down what you can get at the same price point or size in five different Cape and Island towns. This week: cottages under 600 square feet.
Let's begin in Oak Bluffs, at 9 Forest Circle, where we find a two bedroom, one and a half bath in 508 square feet. The recently renovated cottage is being sold turn-key and is within walking distance to the harbor, beach and downtown. Located on a cul-de-sac in the MV Camp Meeting association, the cottage comes with two parking spaces. Yours for $289,000 after a $10K price-chop last month.
· Listing: 9 Forest Circle, Oak Bluffs [Zillow]
Over on Nantucket, at 22 Back Street, this Sconset cottage has one bedroom, one bathroom in 547 square feet. The seasonal cottage is "steps from the beach" and is "designed with simple elegance in mind." There's an exterior deck with built-in banquette and a wisteria draped pergola. Yours for $950,000.
· Listing: 22 Back Street, Nantucket [Zillow]
Over in Cummaquid, at 299 Harbor Point Road, this one bedroom, one bath in 396 square feet sits right on the sand overlooking Cape Cod Bay. The seasonal cottage offers a an "updated gourmet kitchen," gas fireplace and a wall mounted television. Does the "Eat, Drink & Remarry" sign come with the property? Either way, the place is yours for $699,000.
· Listing: 299 Harbor Point #13, Cummaquid [Zillow]
Over in Truro, at 82 Shore Road, where we find a two bedroom, 1 bath in 440 square feet. The brokerbabble is definitely wants us to think the newly renovated cottage is anything but small. There's a "large" brand new kitchen, an "airy" screened porch, "nice size" bedrooms and the "roomy" free standing cottage is being sold turn-key. It's asking $199,900.
· Listing: 82 Shore Road #8, North Truro [Zillow]
Now over in East Sandwich, at 225 N Shore Boulevard, this one bedroom, one bath has 588 square feet is asking $600,000. Built in 1955, the cottage was rebuilt in 1989 and is surrounded by Cape Cod Bay, Scorton Creek and tidal marshes.