16 Prospect Street$15,000Town

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6 beds
5 bath and 1 half

Beds Type / Floor

2 Full
2 Full
2 twins
2 Twins
Rental ID: #2971

16 Prospect Street, Nantucket, MA

Unique rental in the heart of Nantucket town's Historic District. The property includes 2 dwellings, a restored whaling era Greek Revival house and a new 1850's style barn with a dramatic contemporary and industrial loft interior. The house and barn frame a beautifully landscaped stone terrace. The property is owned by a Boston architect, who completed the renovations and construction of the new barn recently. The interiors are tastefully arranged with a collection of antiques, vintage industrial and modern furnishings. The historic house was featured in July 2014 N Magazine. Conveniently located close to town center at the corner of Mill Street and Prospect, the 10-minute walk is one of the most beautiful on Nantucket. On route you pass the Evelyn Ham Pony Field, the original Jared Coffin brick mansion with walled gardens, the sea captain mansions on Pleasant Street, the Summer St. Church, turning onto upper Main Street are the Starbuck '3 Bricks', the two white clapboard classical colonial mansion and then down the cobblestone street to the top of Main Street shopping district. Cisco Beach is a convenient 8 min. drive of 3.5 miles from the property with access by a new bike path as well. Both dwellings are completely equipped with all the conveniences and each provide a kitchen, living room, informal sitting room with flat panel TV as well as bedrooms and bathrooms.

First Floor Description

HISTORIC HOUSE: LIVING ROOM: Large sitting area with expandable dining table and stereo system. KITCHEN: Contemporary kitchen with island, stainless steel tops and appliances and fireplace Bosch wall oven and cooktop, dishwasher, under counter refrigerator, freezer and pantry. SITTING ROOM: Informal sitting room with stone fireplace, flat panel TV, full bath with stacking washer/dryer. French glass doors lead to covered porch and stone terrace. BARN: LOFT & LIVING ROOM: Dramatic open two-story loft living space with large stone fireplace, steel trusses, steel staircase with sailcloth panels. Large mahogany french glass doors open directly onto terrace. Dramatic track lighting and Sonos sound system. KITCHEN: Fully equipped demonstration style kitchen features mahogany cabinets and stainless steel counter tops. Eleven foot long island is ideal for prep and casual entertaining, accommodating large parties. Fisher Paycal 5 burner combination gas burner and electric convection oven. Fisher Paycal SS French door refrigerator. Open shelf pantry with stacking washer & dryer. Kitchen and loft are combined in open plan arrangement for casual entertaining. ENTRY HALL off terrace with half bath. FIRST FLOOR BEDROOM & MAP ROOM: Queen sized bed, walk-in closet, large flat panel TV. En-suite bathroom, marble top vanity, soaking tub-shower combination. Slate floors and white subway tile. LOWER LEVEL: The lower level features an apartment style suite with large windows facing onto a field stone window well. Decorated with a collection of mid-century style furnishings. SITTING ROOM LOUNGE: Large sofa and comfortable lounge chairs with large flat panel TV. Built-in bar with sink and refrigerator. BATHROOM: Marble top vanity, slate floors and large glass enclosed shower with white subway tile. BEDROOM: Large bedroom with two full sized beds, double dressers and a large closet with sliding barn door.

Second Floor Description

HISTORIC HOUSE: Bedroom 1 : Queen sized bed, flat panel TV, closet Bedroom 2: Twin sleigh beds, 2 closets, bathroom with pedestal sink with slate lined shower shared by both bedrooms. BARN: Suspended walkway and overlook. BUNK ROOM & CUNARD CABIN: Two built-in twin beds with drawers. Nautical lights and decor. STUDIO BEDROOM: Open ceiling Studio with dramatic view to town and balcony overlook to Loft and Living area. Two full sized iron beds, built-in 'locker' closet, large flat panel TV. Large en-suite bathroom also shared by Cunard Cabin. Mahogany and marble top double vanity. Large walk-in glass enclosed shower. Slate floors and white subway tile. SUMMARY OF FEATURES FOR HISTORIC HOUSE AND BARN -2 Living Rooms -2 Fully Equipped Kitchens -2 Informal Sitting Rooms -6 Bedrooms- 2 Queen Beds, 4 Twins, 4 Full Sized Beds- sleeps 12-14 -5 Full Baths + 1 Half Bath -2 Stacking Washer/Dryers (Bosch+ Electrolux) -Wireless Internet Connection for Both Dwellings -5 Flat Panel TV's -8 Beach Chairs -Large Stone Paved Terrace (18x 24) with Woodard Outdoor Furniture with Seating for 12-14 and a Folding Tables and Chairs to Accommodate Dining for 8 to 12 -Outdoor Porch Adjacent to Terrace with Vintage Wicker Furniture Seating 6 -Large Weber SS Outdoor Gas Grill- Small Weber Charcoal Grill -Off Street Parking for 2 or (4 cars stacked)

Distance to Town: 10 min. walk/ 0.5 Miles

Distance to Beach: 3.4 Miles to Cisco


  • AirConditioning
  • BeachChairs
  • BeachTowels
  • Blender
  • Bluetooth Speakers
  • CableTV
  • CoffeeMaker
  • Cooler
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD
  • Fans
  • FoodProcessor
  • Grill
  • Heat
  • InternetAccess
  • Iron
  • IroningBoard
  • LobsterPot
  • Microwave
  • Mixer
  • Porch
  • Stereo
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Vacuum
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*Rates must be confirmed prior to booking and do not include 11.7% state and local taxes.

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