07.01.14

With the Gay Head Light at the edge of the cliff, Vineyarders are celebrating, and angling to save, the beloved red-and-white-flashing beacon at the Island’s western tip.

04.01.14

They are not typical year-round homes; they’re more like well-appointed summer dwellings. Nor are they stylistically similar. But Seaview in Aquinnah and the Corduroy House in West Tisbury share one remarkable feature: in a day when the cost of new construction on the Island regularly runs to $400 or more per square foot, both were built for less than $200 per square foot.  

Joyce Wagner

04.01.14

With a historic Chilmark house slated for a full restoration this fall, we went looking for what remains of 350 years of home design.

Remy Tumin

04.01.14

With the coastal bluff eroding, two things were obvious. The old house near the edge of the scarp was doomed, and any new structure built there had to be easily movable. Working with clients whose family have owned the land for decades, architect Peter Rose came up with the idea of little boxes made not of ticky-tacky but of ten-inch-thick concrete. We caught up with him recently at the property.

MVM: Why concrete?

10.01.13

You might want to think twice about where you put that coffee table.

Geoff Currier

10.01.13

James Sanfilippo of Aquinnah is an artisan specialty plasterer.

Simone McCarthy

10.01.13

As the driveway circles up toward the house, the wide curved porch - linking two of four wings - comes into view near the crest of the hill.

The owners: Ken and Dede Feinberg

Karla Araujo

10.01.13

A creative design trumps building lot limitations.

Shelley Christiansen

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