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This Quaker-style townhouse was built in 1797 in the Historic District of Nantucket Town and renovated in 2011. Two queen bedroom suites plus extra twin bedroom, living, dining, den, modern kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, oven, disposal. Laundry room, wine cabinets, and home office area. Central air-conditioning and heating make this year-round home comfortable in all seasons. Garden and patio are ideal for outdoor dining from late Spring to early Fall. Fully equipped with WiFi/Internet, landline phones, TV with cable and Blu-Ray DVD player, four zones of AC and heating with controls on each level. Four fireplaces. Fully equipped with all linens and towels.
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The old historic district of Nantucket includes many houses built before 1800. Our house was built in 1797. The Whaling Museum has shows several times each day. Whale Watch cruises available daily in good weather.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: John Merson and Carol Bunevich have been buying and restoring Nantucket homes since 1993. John is a licensed homebuilder and real estate broker.
Why the Owner Chose Nantucket Town: Austin House is an elegant, comfortable home in the Historic District of Nantucket, walking distance to the center of town. Two queen suites on the second floor and a twin bedroom on the third floor make this an ideal home for two couples or a small family. Rentals of one week or longer include daily cleaning, advance provisioning, and a catered dinner each week.
The Unique Benefits at this House: In a neighborhood of historic homes, Austin House is three blocks' walk to the center of Nantucket Town, with its many shops, restaurants, and museums. Within a fifteen minute walk are dozens of historic homes and gardens, some of which are open to visitors.