John Kerry Purchases Martha’s Vineyard Home

(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)

CHILMARK – Former Secretary of State John Kerry has purchased a piece of water front property on Martha’s Vineyard.

According to the Vineyard Gazette, Kerry paid almost $12 million last week for 18.5 acres and a home overlooking Vineyard Sound at Seven Gates Farm in Chilmark.

Kerry’s wife, Teresa Heinz Kerry, put their Nantucket home on the market last year for $25 million.

Kerry and his wife also own a house on Beacon Hill in Boston.

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