19 Liberty Street is a gracious historic home which has been thoughtfully updated and lovingly maintained by the same family for generations. The classic floor plan offers multiple living spaces with five bedrooms, several fireplaces, off-street parking, a charming sun-room and a full third floor. This property offers a unique opportunity for a new owner to carry on the proud legacy of Nantucket's historic past.
First Floor Description:
The historic front entryway with original wood details leads to a front parlor. Beyond the parlor is a library with a fireplace and walls of book shelves. There is a powder room to the right of the foyer and a spacious living room to the left with a fireplace. This room has a pass-through to a formal dining room. An open panty off the dining room leads to a back stairway to the second floor. Off the back of the house there is one entryway from the garden and parking area that leads to an enclosed porch/sitting room. A second back entryway leads to a mud room with a washer and dryer. This room opens to the kitchen with a pantry.
Second Floor Description:
The front stairway leads to a second floor hallway/landing. The master bedroom which faces Liberty Street has a fireplace and shares a bathroom with a second bedroom that is accessed off the back stair. Three additional bedrooms are accessed off the back stair, as well as two additional bathrooms which have been tastefully updated.
Third Floor Description:
The third floor is accessed via a full size staircase from the back hallway. The unfinished space is a large, blank canvas and can be converted into any number of uses - additional bedrooms, office space, and living space.
Full basement, clean and dry.
Bernadette Meyer's knowledge, diligence and professionalism has earned her the distinction of being one of Nantucket's most active real estate brokers. In 2012 she participated in over 30 transactions, representing the seller, the buyer or both parties. Driven by her passion for the island and her more than 17 years of experience in sales, Bernadette has a reputation for being hard-working, dedicated and responsive to her client's need.Â She brings a dynamic combination of experience, market knowledge and creative energy to her work. Her previous career in finance prepared her well for the real estate business. Bernadette is adept at managing the often delicate process of complex negotiation and understands the perseverance often necessary to bring parties to agreement.
Before joining the Maury People Sotheby's International Realty, Bernadette was a vice-president with Lazard Asset Management's sales team in New York City. Bernadette is a graduate of Boston College, where she majored in Economics and Italian. A native of New York City, she moved to Nantucket, drawn by the island's natural beauty and tight-knit community. In her free time, Bernadette can be found studying the history of Nantucket Island, jogging with her dog, Alva, fishing, boating, or overseeing the thoughtful restoration of her antique cottage in the historic district.