Become part of Nantucket history as you enter this meticulously maintained antique home originally built in 1797 by Cabinetmaker Cornelius Allen for the family of mariner Albert Folger and his 5 children. Situated on a charming lot just steps from town, this is a rare opportunity in the Old Historic District. Three floors of indoor and outdoor living spaces, four rebuilt fireplaces, a separate studio dwelling, a two car garage and a vibrant garden complete this in-town retreat with ample room for intimate entertaining and numerous bedroom hideaways for extended family members or guests.
Floor 1: Enter through the well-lit, custom built chef’s kitchen and adjacent dining area with fine finishes and high-end amenities including 6 burner Wolfe range, a Miele steam oven, Sub-Zero refrigeration and a large pantry fit with adjacent requisite Hosizaki ice machine.Doors flow out of the kitchen to a large formal dining room with the original fireplace and through to the sunlit living room, full hall bath, and sizable primary bedroom with en suite bathroom and private office. Lush gardens, a large side yard, a brick patio and a porch surround the home allowing you to relax and embrace the beauty or dine alfresco., Floor 2: Separate staircases access the second floor’s four bedrooms, two bathrooms, two fireplaces and a well-appointed sitting room with built-ins for your collectables and an office with a balcony overlooking the backyard. The next steward of this storied home will appreciate its unique history, charm and be eager to write the next chapter., Floor 3: Three more bedrooms and a bathroom are located on the third floor.
Bulk head access with oil tank and utilities.
Chandra is originally from Solana Beach, California. It was not until her college years at University of Montana that Chandra discovered and fell in love with Nantucket after one fun summer. After graduating with a B.S in Accounting and Information Systems, Chandra took her first job in Boston at Fidelity Investments. It was not long before the island beckoned and Chandra moved to Nantucket permanently in 2000.
Chandra initially started her own business assisting small businesses with accounting, moving on to real estate as her full time career in 2002. Chandra is dedicated to her profession and the art of making deals happen. Chandra's knack for problem solving, facing challenges head on, all while building timeless relationships with her colleagues and clients are exactly what Chandra attributes to her success. When not working, Chandra enjoys tennis, foreign travel and entertaining.