49 William Street , Vineyard Haven
For Sale
1/2 baths
  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Year Built: 1836
  • Heat: GFHA
  • Fireplace: 4
  • Exterior: Deck,Patio,Porch,Garden

Welcome to the timeless elegance of the Captain Swain House, nestled on the prestigious historic William Street in Vineyard Haven. This distinguished Greek Revival main residence and barn-style guest house seamlessly merges historical charm with modern luxury. Step into this meticulously updated 4-bedroom home and you will find a gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances and custom butcher block island. Attached to the kitchen is a welcoming dining room and wet-bar and a screened porch with garden views. The multiple spacious living areas are flooded with natural light and fireplaces perfect for both entertaining and everyday living. The second floor features 3 beautifully appointed bedrooms with 3 updated tile baths. Additionally, a serene sitting room awaits, complete with built-in bookshelves, creating the perfect place for relaxation or study. Venture to the third level and discover a hidden retreat—a charming bedroom offering privacy distant water views. Outside, there is an expansive yard, a rare find in-town, offering ample space for outdoor gatherings and gardening. The detached 2-story 1-bedroom barn-style guest house beckons, a charming retreat with its own private back deck. From the elegant facade to the landscaped grounds with beautiful perennial gardens, every aspect of this property reflects a rich history and a timeless appeal. The perfect in-town location with easy access to Downtown Vineyard Haven restaurants, shops, beaches and ferry. Excellent rental history.

Listing Agent: Alyssa Halisky , Wallace & Co. Sotheby's, 508-627-3313

Other Buildings

Detached guest house.

Yard Type

Professional landscaping and expansive lawn.


Private driveway

  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Year Built: 1836
  • Heating: GFHA
  • Fireplace: 4
  • Exterior Features: Deck, Patio, Porch, Garden
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    • Property Type: Single Family
    • Total Rooms: 12
    • Total Beds: 5
    • Total Baths: 5
    • Lot Size: 0.38 acres
    • Total Living Area: 8639
    • Year Built: 1836
    • Second Dwelling:
    • Water: Town
    • Sewer: Septic Tank
    • Zoning: R10
    • Water Frontage:
    • Water View: No
    • Furnished:
    • First Floor Beds: 0
    • Fireplaces: 4
    • Heat: GFHA
    • Heat: GFHA
    • Stove: Yes
    • Refrigerator: No
    • Dishwasher: No
    • Washer/Dryer: No
    • TV Service: Cable
    • Central Air: No
    • Features: ,Deck, Patio, Porch, Garden
    • Foundation: Full foundation
    • Yard: Professional landscaping and expansive lawn.
    • Parking: Private driveway
    • Lead Paint:
    • Other Structures:
    • Outdoor Recreation: Beach Access - Public
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