Incredible and unique opportunity for your dream Nantucket home WITH a DOCK and coveted Polpis harborfront access! Situated in the Medouie Creek enclave of beautifully constructed homes on over-sized parcels of land with shared harbor access and dock rights, this 6000 sf+ Shingle-style Timber Frame custom home, designed by renowned architecture firm Beyer Blinder Belle and masterfully crafted with meticulous attention to every detail by Woodmeister Master Builders in 2002-2003, features incredible, dramatic interior and exterior living spaces with a wonderful use of stone and wood throughout. With over 5 acres of gorgeous grounds and elegantly poised upon the highest elevation in the neighborhood (30') , this magical and most private setting is the ultimate retreat to create your memories of a lifetime. Three floors of generous living with cozy private areas and several fabulous open spaces including the most spectacular porch overlooking the lush lawn combine to make this an ideal gathering spot for extended family, friends, and entertaining. Serene second floor harbor views and breathtaking, panoramic water views from the widow's walk. Custom design concept by Waterscapes by Jesse Dutra for future outdoor pool and spa - see Photos. ***Deeded rights to the private neighborhood dock on Polpis Harbor just down the road allows for the ability to moor your own boat, kayak, or paddle board with ease! ~~~"No house should ever be on a hill or on anything. It should be of the hill. Belonging to it." ...Frank Lloyd Wright~~~
First Floor Description:
A welcoming foyer with slate floor opens to a magnificent great room with dramatic soaring ceilings, fieldstone fireplace, and a wide living area with multiple seating and dining areas which open onto a stunning porch (electronic awnings) overlooking the lawn. A beautiful gourmet kitchen, integrated with the open floor plan, features custom cabinetry, Corian and butcher block counter tops, professional grade appliances, and a large breakfast bar perfect for family time. On either side of the main great room/kitchen are two bedroom wings: one with a two bedroom family suite with full bath and fireplace, and the other with two bedrooms, both with ensuite baths. A unique feature is private access to outdoor patios as well as the main porch, perfect for those long summer evenings with family and friends.
Second Floor Description:
Exquisitely designed and crafted staircase to second floor balcony including two cozy sitting areas; one with a fireplace and full bath, the other with an outdoor balcony with harbor views. Step down to a private master suite with cathedral ceilings, fireplace, outdoor balcony, large walk-in closet and beautiful tiled bath with marble sink, tub and tiled shower.
Third Floor Description:
From the 2nd floor balcony area, a custom ship's ladder leads to the roof walk with spectacular panoramic views of the harbor, Nantucket Sound, and pastoral views of the island.
Open stair from main floor leads to an enormous finished "walk-out" lower level Family Room (1300 sf) with 8 ft ceilings, two 4-panel sliding French doors to lovely outdoor patio (*see Photos for future POOL design by Jesse Dutra Waterscapes). Field stone fireplace, entertainment center, multiple seating areas, and wet bar/breakfast bar including mini-Subzero fridge and Miele dishwasher. Large bedroom suite with 4-panel sliding "French" doors to patio and yard, spacious full bath/dressing area with extensive built-ins, separate tiled over-sized shower and water closet. Laundry/linen room with 2 full stackable W/D units, farmer's sink with stone counters, and custom cabinetry. Unfinished portion: Wine room with freezer, several storage areas with hot water and filtration system and mechanicals including Viessmann multi-zoned gas furnace.
Custom built "tool shed/potting shed" with covered porch. Deeded rights to the private neighborhood dock on Polpis Harbor moments away offers easy access to the enjoyment of Nantucket's pristine waters.
Jenny developed her love for Nantucket while visiting her grandmother’s beach cottage in Surfside as a child. During her college years at Vanderbilt University, she spent her summers on the island conducting tours and eventually met her husband Stephen. Moving to the island permanently in 1985, she became sales manager of a local travel agency, eventually launching her real estate career in 1992.
With over 27 years of experience in real estate, Jenny’s knowledge of and connection to the island is a true asset. She possesses a deep understanding of the market stemming from her many transactions, clients, customers and island relationships, offering a transparent, honest and genuine approach to her work. In 2018, Jenny and Roberta White were delighted to join the Maury People together as a sales team.
Jenny is a lifelong swimmer, having achieved All-American status in high school and college, and has been involved with Swim Across America, a non-profit raising funds to fight cancer, for over 25 years. In 2013 she co-founded Swim Across America-Nantucket, an annual open water swim which raises funds to support on-island cancer treatment and palliative care, and is the captain of the Maury People’s SAA Team.
She and her husband Stephen have raised their two daughters, Justine and Liza, on the island. She is a member of the Nantucket Triathlon Club, the Monument Running Group, and St Paul’s Church and enjoys singing in the St Paul’s choir, the Nantucket Community Chorus, and the Nantucket Women’s Chorus.