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Historic Nantucket Home - 2 Min Walk to Downtown and Main St.

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Hapenny House 49 Centre St. Steps to Main St.


Last updated: 04/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A Thousand Welcomes to our Nantucket Home. Located just steps from the ferry docks, The Nantucket Whaling Museum, Downtown Gourmet restaurants, cafes, galleries and shops. Just a short stroll down to Children’s beach, overlooking Nantucket harbor. This Whaling port located out to sea is a historic, romantic island known as “Yesterdays Island”

This 10-bedroom home (previously a Historic bed and breakfast) now called the HaPenny House with baths en-suite is tastefully decorated and furnished with period antiques, as you would expect in a beautiful historic, Nantucket home. All the bedrooms have cable ready TV’s. 6 rooms have air conditioners and the rest have fans. Our 1790 Antique home is freshly painted and features wide-planked floorboards with original wood beams. A perfect accommodation for large wedding groups, we are located directly across the street from the congregational church. The house sleeps 22 people comfortably, great for Family reunions and other special Nantucket Events. All the bedding and lines are new. The Second Floor offers 5 bedrooms, one King size Antique Canopy bed ornamental fireplace, one full size bed. , One Queen size bed and single bed in the same suite, great for parents with a child. One Queen size Bedroom with a ornamental fireplace and one room with two four-poster twin beds and a antique 3/4 bed all in the same room. All of these rooms have bathrooms en-suite. The Third floor has 3 bedrooms all with baths, one king size bed with peeks of the harbor. One room with twin beds and one room with a queen size bed.

The house also has a separate suite, which has one bedroom with a private full bath and Queen size bed on the second floor, on the first floor just below downstairs there is a large living area with a queen size pull out couch, full bath and mini kitchen. We have just completed constructing a New Gourmet Kitchen. The kitchen features a large island that seats 6, with gas cook top, microwave, gas stove, large subzero fridge, dishwasher, all new kitchen dinner and flat ware, blender, coffee maker etc…A set of beautiful French doors will lead to the private brick paved garden terrace., with outdoor furniture where you can enjoy grilling in the garden with a new Webber gas grill. The house features a lovely large Screened in porch overlooking the brick garden terrace, furnished with comfortable antique wicker, perfect for afternoon tea or evening cocktails. We have a large dining room area that seat 8-10 with formal dinnerware and flatware for 24. Our house has a formal living room, which is charming and comfortable with a gas fireplace. The informal living room off the kitchen has a TV DVD/VCR and Cable. The house is cable ready with WI-Fi Internet access and fax machine. We have 2 off street parking spots .There is a laundry room in the basement with 2 washers and 3 gas dryers. Beach Chairs and Beach Towels, umbrellas magazines, books and games are provide with the house. We Promote a smoke free environment (smoking is allowed outside on the terrace only.)

Please contact email or call if you have any interest in this wonderful rental property.

Keywords: Authentic seaport house. The perfect getaway for family reunions, corporate getaways and wedding Parties. 9 Bedrooms all with private baths, TV and AC.


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 21 years of age...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 18-24

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    First Floor Queen Pullout sofa, mini kitchen Pvt bath shower...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    King Size Bed ,TV, Private bath with stand-alone shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Double Bed , Private bath with stand-alone shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Queen and Single Bed, Private bath with stand-alone shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    Large closet, spacaious bathroom and tub...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

    Spacious kids room, TV DVD Private bath tub and shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 1 queen

    Pvt Suite, TV, large closet, spacious bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 8: 1 queen

    3rd floor Private bath with stand-alone shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 9: 2 twin/ single

    3rd floor tv,ac,Private bath with stand-alone shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 10: 1 king

    3rd floor Private bath,TV,sweeping harbor views...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 11 Bathrooms


  • Books:

    interesting variety of casual reading material...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Dual Surrond Sound Bose Stereo system, DVD I pod conect...moreless

  • Television:

    Each Bedroom has flat Screen Tv and Cable Flat Screen TV n Living Room...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Family
  • Historic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    large Dining Table seats 8-10 Dining Table on screened porch area seat 4-6...moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    All Rooms Have individaul window air conditioner units...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    3 Clothes Dryers provide in basement...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Ornamental Fireplaces in Kitchen, Living Room, Sitting Room and 2 Bedroooms...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Couch,, Love seat, Comfortable Wing back Chair Flat Screen TV, surround sound bose sterio...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 off street parking spots...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    parking off street for 2 cars...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    2 Washer machines 3 Dryers Located in Basement...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Memorial Day Weekend
May 22 - May 25, 2015
3 night min stay
Jul 1 - Jul 31
7 night min stay

Aug 1 - Aug 31
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


1/2 Rental price with signed contract to secure rental period

remaining balance due 45 days prior to rental term

$1,200.00 security deposit

$50.00 key deposit

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Last updated: 04/13/2015
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21 Unavailable
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23 Selected dates


0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Brother Hood of Thieves
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Steamship Authority
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
American Seasons
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Walk to childrens beach

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We have always love the unique pristine Beauty that the Island of Nantucket Offers. This is a very special unique place that our family loves to visit and enjoy.

Why the Owner Chose Nantucket Town:
We love the beauty of Nantucket and spend a few weeks a year at our home. We love to share our home with other families so they can experience the beauty of the island.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is a spacious family home. We love gathering here with family, friends and having lots of space. The kids and adults can walk down town in minutes no car needed. Around the corner we can get the bus that takes us to all points on the island

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Speaks: english

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  • Hapenny House 49 Centre St. Steps to Main St.

    Hapenny House 49 Centre St. Steps to Main St.

  • Outside Fenced in Patio Area/Gas Grill, 2 off Street Parking Spots

    Outside Fenced in Patio Area/Gas Grill, 2 off Street Parking Spots

  • New Gourmet Kitchen. 48' Sub Zero, large 6 seat Island, open to Family Room

    New Gourmet Kitchen. 48' Sub Zero, large 6 seat Island, open to Family Room

  • Dining Area Seats 10, open to Kitchen

    Dining Area Seats 10, open to Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom King Size Bed, bathroom with shower

    Master Bedroom King Size Bed, bathroom with shower

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Historic Nantucket Home - 2 Min Walk to Downtown and Main St.

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