42 Shimmo Pond Road Nantucket, MA 02554

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7 beds
7.1 beds
6,725 beds
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Experience the enduring charm of 42 Shimmo Pond Road, affectionately dubbed "Low Shimmo," a masterpiece nestled in the heart of Nantucket's coveted harborfront community. Originally built in 1928, this residence underwent a meticulous renovation in 1993 under the skilled guidance of architect D. Neil Parent. Situated in the prestigious Shimmo neighborhood, this captivating property features seven bedrooms and seven and a half bathrooms, each meticulously crafted to embrace the serene beauty of waterfront living. From nearly every vantage point, immerse yourself in the captivating vistas of Nantucket Harbor and the sweeping panoramas of Town, Coatue, and beyond, as virtually every bedroom offers unparalleled water views. The generously proportioned living spaces are artfully designed to foster connection and conviviality, providing the ideal setting for cherished gatherings with family and friends. Step outside onto the expansive decks and revel in the quintessence of coastal living. Boasting a 400-foot private dock, the property offers unparalleled access to the harbor's azure waters. With approximately 68 linear feet of float space, it presents an idyllic sanctuary for boating enthusiasts and those seeking a tranquil refuge by the sea. Experience the pinnacle of seaside living at 42 Shimmo Pond Road, where every detail is crafted to elevate your lifestyle and cultivate timeless memories amidst the splendor of Nantucket's renowned real estate.

Listing Office: Great Point Properties

Floor Plans

Enter off the foyer with stunning views of Nantucket Harbor visible through the wall of doors and windows lining the north side of the house. To the right of the entrance is an ensuite bedroom with a walk-in closet. In front of the foyer is a step-up to the cathedral ceiling open living and dining area with a sunroom. Off of here are the doors that lead to the large, inviting covered porch, perfect for taking in sunsets throughout the year. This room centers around a large hearth and a staircase that leads up to the mezzanine balcony overlooking the room below. Off of the dining area is the large eat-in kitchen, with doors leading to the patio on the south side of the house. Down one hall is a row of storage on one side, and on the other is a powder room and an office. Off the other side of the kitchen is a step-down to the laundry room. Across the hall is a playroom. Further down the hall is a hallway bathroom and a bedroom overlooking the water with a door leading to a shared porch. This floor is capped off with another spacious ensuite bedroom with a sitting area and access to the shared porch.

  • Total Rooms 12
  • Total Beds 7
  • Full Baths 7
  • Half Baths 1
  • Lot Size 1.2463 acres
  • Year Built 1928
  • Year Renovated 1993
  • Second Dwelling Yes
  • Zoning LUG1
  • Views Hbr, Snd
  • Water Frontage Bay/Harbor


What we like about Shimmo

Almost all homeowners in Shimmo are granted deeded access to the water. The location offers a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of Downtown, while still being close enough to easily get to and from.

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Representation by Greg Mckechnie

[email protected] 508-221-8866
Greg grew up in Malvern, Pennsylvania, where he attended the Haverford School before attending Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. A longtime summer resident, Greg moved to Nantucket full-time fifteen years ago.
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