Waterfront - Fixer Upper - Golf Course - Eco Friendly
178 Balsam St Fairhaven, MA
$ 579,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#72811374
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBRISTOL
  • CityFairhaven
  • AreaWest Island
  • NeighborhoodWest Island
  • Zip02719
  • StyleCottage
  • Year Built1950
  • Taxes6705
  • Price$ 579,900
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage612
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Beth Millar with DCU Realty - Marlboro.
Data Source:
Property Description

Step back in time to this must see charming waterfront storybook cottage on West Island.West Island is a hidden gem an hour drive from Boston.Enjoy the privacy of sitting around the firepit with views of Nasketucket Bay, taking a shower in the outside shower, bike, hike along the many trails on the island. It has an open concept with quartz countertops, custom maple shelves and raised sitting bar, farmers sink, new refrigerator, dishwasher and an original 1950s range. It has all new electrical and plumbing. It had a strong rental season with rave reviews.Truly tiny house living with spectacular amazing sunset views.Don't miss out on this one!

Price History
4/8/2021 Listed $579,900

General Features

Amenities Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Golf Course, Medical Facility, Laundromat, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Marina, Public School
Appliances Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Refrigerator - ENERGY STAR, Dishwasher - ENERGY STAR
Basement No
Distance to Beach in Miles 0 to 1/10 Mile
Electrical Equipment/Features 220 Volts, Circuit Breakers
Energy Features Storm Doors, Prog. Thermostat
Exterior Features Deck, Deck - Wood, Outdoor Shower
Flooring Laminate
Full Baths 1
Heating Electric Baseboard, Ductless Mini-Split System
Insulation None
Lead Paint Unknown
Parking Features Off-Street
Parking Spaces 4
Road Type Public
Roof Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Sewer City/Town Sewer
Square Feet 612.00
State Massachusetts
Style Cottage
Waterfront Ocean, Bay, Frontage

Interior Features

Cooling System Ductless Mini-Split System
Hot Water Propane Gas
Kitchen Description Ceiling - Cathedral, Ceiling - Beamed, Flooring - Laminate, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Countertops - Upgraded, Kitchen Island, Breakfast Bar / Nook, Open Floor Plan, Recessed Lighting
Master Bath No
Total Bedrooms 2

Exterior Features

Exterior Wood
Lot Description Flood Plain, Scenic View(s)


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 02719

AVG $520K
AVG $3,782
AVG 69
Year Built
AVG 1960

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