A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to purchase a generational summer home in the charming village of Siasconset. "Rudder Grange" sits prominently across the bluff with gorgous water views and a generous porch overlooking the 'Sconset dunes and Atlantic Ocean's wide blue horizon. Enjoy the best of summer with plenty of indoor and outdoor living spaces, 5 bedrooms, a well equipped country kitchen, formal dining, living room with a fireplace plus a large mudroom and a separate garage offering storage for fishing and beach gear. One of the original summer homes built in the area, "Rudder Grange" has a rich history as guest house and dining club and was designed by Charles H. Robinson, a renowned architect and prolific builder who is credited for incorporating Victorian architecture on the island. Delightfully convenient to the Sconset Market, gourmet restaurants, bike path, two world class golf courses and the Sankaty Head Light House. Beach access across the street!
Floor 1: Welcoming front porch entry to living room with large windows facing the ocean and a fireplace; dining room with alcove storage, large kitchen with sitting area and access to side deck; two bedrooms; and a powder room. Large mudroom room with washer/dryer and farmers sink with access to the back yard. Full bath with shower located off the side entry., Floor 2: Three ocean facing guest bedrooms bedrooms toward the front of the house, a full bath with shower and tub toward the rear of the house plus an office. The second floor is accessed from both a front and rear stairwell.
Recognized as one of Nantucket's premier real estate agents, celebrating 24 years in the business, she has been active in the Nantucket Real Estate market since 1992. Initially as a real estate appraiser and successfully transitioning into real estate sales to become top producer. She is well versed working through various economic cycles and knowledgeable in residential sales, historic homes, land sales and new home construction. Excellent service and attention to detail has been a cornerstone practice; ensuring her clients successful results while navigating through real estate transactions that can sometimes become quite complex. Mary recently joined Maury People Sotheby's International Realty to share her local knowledge, enjoy the vibrancy of Main Street Nantucket and offer her clients global exposure.
Mary came “around the point” after graduating from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and fell in love with the stark beauty of the island’s pristine beaches, open moorlands, rich maritime history. After traveling the globe for a bit and experiencing life abroad she decided to make the island her home and enjoy life in a coastal community and raise her family. She and her husband James have two children, Abigail & James, who attended the Nantucket Lighthouse School and are now at Nantucket High School. Downtime on the island includes boating, and sailing during the summer months and dinner parties and long walks along the beaches and moors with their three yellow labs during the winter months.