President Obama’s Martha’s Vineyard vacation rental goes up for sale
List Price: $23.7 Million
The Property: Martha’s Vineyard is the 58th largest island in the United States and has played host to the current President of U.S. Barack Obama and his family not just once but thrice. This 28.5-acre residential compound is surrounded by four waterfronts and is situated in Chilmark on the tony Massachusetts Island. The property known as Blue Heron Farm is owned by Republican businessman William Van Devender and is available at $50,000 for a week vacation. The residential compound was built around 15 years ago. It was also home to one of the earliest known deaf communities in the United States.
Physical Address: 41 Cobbs Hill Road, Chilmark, MA 02535
Setting: Blue Heron Farm, the Martha’s Vineyard estate is spread on 28.5 acre of area and comprised of five structures including a 5,118 square foot mansion. The property is known for its eight stall horse barn and has got its title of ‘Farm’ because of this feature. Obamas are not the only famous persons to visit this grand property but former president Bill Clinton and his wife, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton also visited this estate in 1998. Also, former president Ulysses S. Grant often used to visit the place for vacation during 1870s.
Interior and exterior: The exterior of the property has four waterfront parcels, a tout pool and a hot water tub. Since this property is famous for vacation it has many options for outdoor games like Par 3 golf courses, basketball court, tennis court and a lawn bowling. If you want to rejuvenate yourself in water, the estate has an easy access to a nearby private beach on the Atlantic Ocean. The huge interior of the mansion is just breathtaking as it features 13 grand bedrooms, 12 full and three half bathrooms. The property is equipped with ample amenities like Sprinkler System, open porch, Exercise Room etc. The kitchen is equipped with all the modern facilities and up-to-date appliances fixed on granite counterparts. The property has three garages and a boat dock.
Contact: Wallace & Co. Sotheby’s International Realty P.O. Box 2005 Edgartown, MA 02539.