Step into the kitchen & dining area . Galley kitchen open to dining area with water views. To left of entry a,queen bedroom with private bath (shower). Stairway with door on the left leads up to 2nd level, a den/family room, sleeps two (2 twin beds) with a half bath, Table for computer with sensational water views and TV with DVD. Dining area open to living room with a wood stove and panoramic views of sunsets, boats and Madaket harbor. Master bedroom off living room with King bed and private bath(tub/show). Wrap around exterior decks for entertaining, dining and leisure. Tastefully updated and maintained while retaining the authentic charm Old Madaket is known for.The private outdoor rainhead shower is a treat.
Beach towels, chairs and umbrellas onsite. Croquet and badmitton set too. Bus to and from town every half hour 7-11 during season is a half minute walk from the house. The bike path is especially beautiful crossing Long Pond several times and bordering mostly conservation property.
Madaket is known for its beautiful beaches, great fishing, crabbing, kayaking, sailing and the most amazing sunsets on the island. It is the original fishing village of Nantucket. Old Madaket is a geographically small area that runs along Hither Creek . There is a laid-back quiet beachside community feeling in Old Madaket. It's 'old' fashioned in the nicest sense of the word.
New to Madaket is 'Millie's', a terrific restaurant and bar and a small convenience market paying a salute to Mildred Jewett a woman who watched over Madaket Harbor for over 50 years . They are only open during the summer season. Madaket Harbor is easily accessed from the town boat ramp, This is the only boat ramp for trailerable boats on the West End of the island. Hither Creek and Madaket Harbor are perfect for kayaking and sailing small boats. Kayaks can also be launched directly into Hither Creek.