Just 14 miles from Logan Airport, this gracious, lovingly restored south-facing 1850 oceanfront homeis close to all the charms and delights of Marblehead, the “Yachting Capital of America” and “America’s Best Preserved Historic Town”, while providing easy access to Boston and the South Shore, Cape and Islands.

The house sits on a private beach in a sheltered and protected location, with views from Ram Island directly offshore down Preston Beach to Nahant and the South Shore. Listen to the sounds of the ocean while looking out over the rocks which provide a sanctuary for wildlife from loons to ducks and even the occasional seal.

The elegance and details of this warm and welcoming 6,126 sf home remind you of a bygone era, while offering today’s amenities. The open flow of the ground floor makes it perfect for entertaining.

The 2,400 sf carriage house is perched directly on the water’s edge and houses the pool house and separate apartment, whose huge picture window frames Ram Island perfectly. There are plans to convert the additional carriage house space to a 4-car garage.

A private mooring is available.


This south facing property offers great light – from sunrise to sunset. You will be treated to interesting and ever changing views from the rocky outline of Ram Island directly off the coast, down to Preston Beach, Nahant the South Shore and Islands beyond.
Not only does this special property offer the best of waterfront living it is located and positioned to afford its owners protection from the elements. Located well above the high water mark and protected by Northeast facing rocks you barely notice the wilds and storm surges of Nor’easters known to batter the New England coast. This is your opportunity to experience the perfect balance of living on the water and the gracious comforts of a classic seacoast home.

Details on 11 Crown Way