Eastham is one of Cape Cod's loveliest towns and is famous as the gateway to the Cape Cod National Seashore. If your dream is to live on the Cape, Brackett Landing in Barnstable County offers the opportunity to live in one of the regions most picturesque and tranquil communities. The coastal, village-style complex was designed to complement the beauty of the Atlantic coastline and to fill the needs of residents while being green-friendly. The homes are on lovely, tree-shaded lots.
Brackett Landing on Dory Lane is a beautiful condo community with homes in the $369,000 to $449,900 price range. The square footage is between 1040-1600. Construction on the development began in 2008 and was completed in 2012. The 48 units are apartment-style with one to two bedrooms and one to one-and-a-half baths. The homes also feature another room that would make a perfect den. One of the best features of Brackett Landing is that the complex is less than two miles to the beach. The units are designed for year-round occupancy. Buyers have the option of detached, one or two-story homes.
The contemporary-style kitchen is designed to make meal preparation enjoyable and cleanups simple. New, stainless steel appliances are energy-efficient. Granite countertops are both durable and blend with the decor of the kitchen. The island has seating for casual meals and coffee breaks. Shiny, hardwood floors and custom cabinets with lots of storage are attractive amenities.
Many of the two-story homes in the development have an unfinished attic and a loft that overlooks the open living room. The kitchen with recessed lighting opens to the dining alcove and fireplaced living room with a skylight and an abundance of windows. The Ranch-style homes feature an open floor plan with a breakfast nook and a cathedral ceiling living room with an adjoining deck.
The deck at the rear of the condo is spacious enough for a patio table, chairs, and an umbrella to offer protection from the summer sun, and is large enough to accommodate your outdoor grill. The yard is perfect for summer cookouts and family gatherings. The room designated as a den at the front of the house would make the ideal home office, library, or a playroom for the kids. An additional bedroom is located near the front entrance, while the master suite is at the rear of the home.
Half-Capes have a loft that overlooks the main living area and can be transformed into a family room or study.. One bedroom is on the first level. The full Cape is designed with a similar floor plan and includes an unfinished attic. Traditional Capes have clapboard and cedar shingle exteriors designed to withstand the New England weather. The homes all feature tile baths, laundry areas, and gleaming, oak flooring. The fee for the homeowner's association is $421 monthly. The HOA fee includes:
- Snow removal
- Trash removal
- Maintenance of roads on the property
- Professional landscaping and lawn care
- Exterior maintenance
- Common insurance
Brackett Landing is a short walk to the North Eastham Village Center, with easy access to the Cape Cod Rail Trail Bike Path and Eastham beaches. Public transportation is within a half mile.