This rural coastal part of town includes Edgartown Great Pond, Oyster Pond, Wintucket, and a portion of the state forest. Three-acre minimum zoning and conservation land have kept this area more sparsely populated than other parts of the town, and there are vast tracts covered with blueberry and huckleberry bushes. Turkeyland Cove, a public landing at Edgartown Great Pond, is a favorite spot among kayakers and shell fishermen.


South Shore in the News

Lawmakers Weigh Property Rights on Ponds

Landowners May Fund Dredge for Use in Edgartown Great Pond

MVC Approves Morning Glory Expansion

Morning Glory's Leap of Faith Takes Off With Community Fun

Dredge Report: Nessie Makes a Splash

All Outdoors: Great Ponds, Great Places

Gazette Chronicle: Summer Curtain Call

Edgartown Great Pond Receives State Assistance


94 Martha’s Road, Edgartown
Wallace & Co. | Sotheby’s International Realty

Imagine finding a home that's just right! Nicely located to South Beach, downtown, and easy access to getting up island this home has it all. The extensive living space indoors and out is the ideal setting for entertaining friends and family.

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Land Bank Buys Meetinghouse Way Farm for $9.5 Million

Open space conservation, winterized housing for employees and generous assistance from a community bank are all factors in an out-of-the-ordinary purchase by the land bank.

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Land Bank Buys Peninsula on Edgartown Great Pond for $8 Million

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank added a key waterfront parcel to its holdings this week with the purchase of a 21-acre peninsula on the Edgartown Great Pond. The seller is John O’Keefe.

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Two Major Affordable Housing Projects Take a Leap Forward

Two major projects on the Island cleared key hurdles when select boards in Edgartown and Oak Bluffs awarded separate bids to the nonprofit Island Housing Trust (IHT) and its Boston partner.

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State Police Dispose of World War II Era Ordnance

A state police bomb squad recovered and disposed of ordnance that washed up in Edgartown over the weekend.

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Town & Country: Idyllic Country Estate In Edgartown
Point B Realty

Privately sited within 1-1/2 miles of Edgartown Village, amid a bucolic setting of 11+ acres with open fields and woodlands, this exquisite country estate, called "Waterfield" combines all the best of town and country living.

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MVC Delays Vote Again on Meeting House Subdivision Plan

A Martha’s Vineyard Commission vote on the Meeting House Place subdivision in Edgartown will be put on hold after developers indicated they will file a revised plan, the commission said this week.

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Exquisite Beauty And Rare Privacy: Edgartown Great Pond Waterfront
Point B Realty

Sited directly on Slough Cove, with exquisite views across the Edgartown Great Pond toward the barrier beach and Atlantic Ocean beyond, the classic, fully renovated cape-style home sits with one of the most superlative and pristine settings on the island.

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Edgartown Great Pond Waterfront With Private South Shore Beach
Point B Realty

Located at the end of a private winding drive and set on over three bucolic acres, this spectacular waterfront property is comprised of a Main House and Guest House with SEVEN total bedrooms, making it an ideal retreat for treasured time with family and/or friends.

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Home Where President Clinton Stayed Is Sold for $11.25 Million

The Edgartown summer home that belonged to former Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara changed hands last week.

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