21 Woodbury Lane, Nantucket, MA
Location is everything...Woodbury Lane. This picturesque tree-lined street is a wonderful setting to call home and is ideally located just a short stroll to Historic Main Street, Nantucket. Spacious, stately, and nestled on the sunny side of the lane, 21 Woodbury Lane balances the best of both worlds. Historic charm with modern comforts and convenience makes for a timeless and versatile retreat. This light-filled 4+ bedroom home offers a sprawling layout with an array of rooms – formal and informal – to accommodate every scenario. A picket fence and privet hedge surround a lovely English garden. A one-car garage with an adjoining office overlooks the private backyard and is accessed by a charming cobblestoned driveway. The sensational views from the widow’s walk include bird’s-eye views of the town, the Lily Pond, church steeples, Nantucket harbor, and beyond. This property is a home for all seasons and an oasis for generations to come.
First Floor: Welcome to 21 Woodbury Lane. Enter through the front door to a lovely light-filled foyer with a stairway leading to the second floor. To the left of the entry is the front parlor with beautiful built-in bookcases a wood-burning fireplace and lots of windows that allow the natural light in. Pocket doors open into the living room with custom built-in bookcases and French doors that lead to a deck overlooking a beautiful perennial garden and private backyard. Enjoy family time in the spacious eat-in kitchen with a center island and cozy wood-burning fireplace. Toward the rear of the house, step down to a hallway that leads to the mudroom with washbasin, a back stairway gives access to the second floor, a full bathroom, and the private first-floor guest bedroom with vaulted ceilings, ample closet space, and French doors leading to a covered porch with views of the garden. At the front of the house, to the right of the entryway is a formal and spacious dining room. Soft light from the thoughtfully placed sconces set the tone for hosting memorable dinners with family and friends. The dining room is conveniently located just off the kitchen. The entire first floor is flooded with natural light, accentuated by wainscoting and crown molding, as well as handsome Ash wood flooring throughout.
Second Floor: The front stairway leads you to the second floor landing where you will find a comfortable window seat with build-in storage and loads of natural sunlight. There are three generously sized bedrooms on the second floor as well as a cozy library with custom bookshelves and a gas fireplace. The primary suite is located at the front of the house boasting cathedral beamed ceiling, built-ins, large dressing room with built-in storage closets and bureau, en-suite bath with soaking tub, and separate shower. The second bedroom has a spiral stair case giving direct access to third floor. This generously sized room shares a full bathroom with the third guest bedroom, located toward the rear of the home with vaulted ceilings a custom cedar closet and views of the back and side gardens. A spiral staircase gives access to kitchen and outdoors to gardens.
Third Floor: Flexible third-floor space is suitable for office, studio, or playroom. Spiral staircase to expansive roof walk- a great spot to take in the festivities that light up the sky on the fourth of July.
Basement: Crawl space