6 Howard Street Nantucket, MA 02554

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8 beds
7.1 beds
4,862 beds
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This exceptional property is a rare treasure in the historic district. Nestled in the heart of town, 6 Howard Street offers a private & quiet location yet is only minutes from the hustle and bustle of Main Street. This very special property features a meticulously maintained primary residence with 5 BRS, 5.5 baths, a beautiful 3 BR, 2 bath guest cottage and a garage on the 8400 sf lot with off street parking. Quality craftsmanship, custom details and beautiful design elements are evident throughout. The magical and intimate gardens feature bountiful perennial plantings and mature trees, providing the utmost privacy. The beautiful grounds are accentuated by exceptional stone work, including stone walls, walkways and patio seating areas. The "ITHAKA" quarter board & weathervane are excluded.

Listing Office: Lee Real Estate

Floor Plans

The covered porch opens into the entrance foyer with stairs leading to the second floor. To the right of the foyer is an intimate front parlor with fireplace, which then opens into the beautiful and spacious great room. The well designed kitchen with top of the line stainless steel appliances, marble island and honed granite countertops offers plenty of storage and is open to the dining area with fireplace and the cozy office nook. The spacious living room features elegant coffered ceilings, a wood burning fireplace and multiple built-ins for your books and treasures. French doors frame the living room on either end and open out onto private stone patio seating areas, surrounded by a stunning landscape of perennial plantings and mature trees. There is a bedroom and full bath (SS) off the living room wing, featuring a laundry area, and an art closet with sink.

  • Total Rooms 13
  • Total Beds 8
  • Full Baths 7
  • Half Baths 1
  • Lot Size 0.1928 acres
  • Year Built 1840
  • Year Renovated 2002
  • Second Dwelling Yes
  • Zoning ROH


What we like about Town

Often referred to as the heartbeat of the island, Town truly has it all! From historic homes to cobblestone streets and world-class dining and shopping, one can spend days on end wandering through.

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