55 Bijah's Way is a custom designed post and beam home built by well-known and respected island builder Heikki Soikkeli. Sited on 3 private acres, this home features 5 bedrooms, 4 ½ baths, screened porch, 2 decks, fireplace, generator, and an attached two car garage. Native plantings, sweeping lawns, a lengthy stonewall, scattered glacial erratics, as well as specimen trees including red maples, beetlebungs, oaks, hollies and pines enhance the landscape.
The first floor of this home features an open living and dining room, fireplace, screened porch, and a well appointed kitchen. There are two first floor bedrooms; the master suite with walk in closets and an outdoor shower and a second bedroom and bath. The second floor of this home contains three bedrooms, one of which is separate and accessed by its own staircase providing space for an au pair, in-laws, or an office. There are two bathrooms found on the second floor as well. Closet space is ample throughout the home.
This property borders 50+ acres of land held under conservation restriction, and miles of walking and hiking trails can be found nearby. Neighborhood community tennis courts are available. Chilmark residents enjoy the ocean beaches of Lucy Vincent, Squibnocket, and Vineyard Sound beach at Menemsha.
Floor 1 Description:
Open living and dining room, kitchen, fireplace, master suite and second bedroom with bath, screened porch and powder room.
Floor 2 Description:
Three bedrooms, two baths.