'Hunky Dory' is a spacious and light-filled five bedroom home with decor and furnishings inspired by Nantucket Island. Built in 1825 and recently beautifully renovated, 'Hunky Dory' is situated on a very quiet narrow lane near the working, 18th-century windmill. Located in the downtown historic district, this home is a short walk past sea captains' mansions to the heart of Nantucket town. Beautifully landscaped with hydrangeas, lilies, roses, and flowering window boxes, the home is as charming outside as it is inside. The home is immaculate and has all hardwood floors with many beautiful Claire Murray rugs.
A seashell-lined driveway with off-street parking for two vehicles leads to a very private fully enclosed backyard. Mature hedges and a fence surround the backyard, which also includes a large brick patio, hammock with sunbrella pillow, two new picnic tables, a new children's picnic table and chairs, eleven Adirondack chairs, a fully enclosed hot water outdoor shower with a rain showerhead, a clothesline and a bike rack situated out of view from the patio, and a grill with all utensils. There is a kitchen which seats eleven, dining room which seats eleven, a living room with a couch, loveseat and armchair, a den with a couch and chair with ottoman, wood stove, air conditioning, fans, three televisions, three DVD players, expanded tier cable service, high speed wireless Internet and a new top of the line router, games, books, a large DVD library, two portable Bluetooth speakers, all linens, thirty beach towels and eleven reclining beach chairs. The kitchen is fully equipped. A washer/dryer with laundry detergent and stain removers, starch, iron, and ironing boards is provided. Liquid soap at all sinks and three hairdryers are also provided. A caretaking company is on call 24/7 if needed. This wonderful home maintains a 'cottage feel' while providing many amenities to make your stay on Nantucket as comfortable as it is fun. The many great guest reviews over the years attest to the owner's high standards and responsiveness, and the house's cleanliness and amenities. The owner is proud to be considered a Premier Partner.
Before Memorial Day and after Labor Day, shorter stays will be considered. During the summer months, there is a 7 day minimum. It is important to book early for the best selection of weeks, as 'Hunky Dory' books well in advance, especially for the summer months. Keywords: House