6 Photos of 8 Ash Street, Nantucket MA
Completely restored and in impeccable condition, this five bay antique home is sited on a quintessential, quiet, cobblestone street. The oversized lot offers beautiful gardens, stone walls and patio, and allows room for expansion or the addition of a cottage/garage. Traditional friendship staircase with formal entrance on Ash Street as well as frontage on Ash Lane, with off-street parking for 2 cars.
First Floor Description:
Traditional front entryway with friendship stair from Ash Street opens to a central hallway with original restored staircase to the second floor. To the right is a large parlor with two fireplaces with original wood mantels and built-in bookcases. A second identical parlor is to the left, with two original and restored fireplaces. At the back of the house is a covered entry off Ash Lane. A hallway with closet and pantry, and a rear stair leads to the kitchen. Off the kitchen is a sun-lit den with a library and wood-burning fireplace. The dining room has access to a private, stone patio.
Second Floor Description:
Master bedroom suite with two fireplaces and full bathroom with tub, shower and double sinks. Two additional bedrooms with fireplaces share a hall bathroom. At the rear of the house is an office, also accessed by a back stair, with a fireplace and a powder room, which could be used as an additional bedroom.
Third Floor Description:
Two additional bedrooms; half bath. Access to the roof walk. This is one of the highest points in Town with spectacular views of Nantucket Harbor.
Full, finished basement. Laundry room with washer and dryer and sink and refrigerator. Outstanding wine cellar with Whisperkool climate control system and brick floor and walls.
Storage shed, potting shed and pergola.
Bernadette’s experience, diligence, and professionalism has earned her the distinction of being one of Nantucket’s top producing real estate brokers. This NYC native, with more than 17 years in sales, has a reputation for being hard-working, dedicated and responsive to her client’s needs. Before joining Maury People, Bernadette was with Lazard Asset Management and Sanford C. Bernstein. Bernadette is a graduate of Boston College, where she majored in Economics and Italian. Bernadette is an active community member and is on the board of Housing Nantucket and the Nantucket Preservation Trust. Bernadette enjoys exploring the island’s conservation areas with her husband Tuck and their dogs and spending time in the mountains of Stowe, VT.