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: 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: 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: 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.
Basement: 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.
Parking: 2 cars