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Town- 10 Gay Street

Jun 28 2021
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Dreaming of owning a B&B on Nantucket Island...wait no longer! The Sherburne Inn is currently being run as one of the top ranked B&Bs on the Island, but opportunity awaits a buyer who wants to turn it into a beautiful private residence. Perfectly located on a peaceful side street in Nantucket's downtown historic district. The Sherburne Inn is rich with history. Dating back to 1835, it was originally built as the headquarters for the Atlantic Silk company. Pride of ownership is evident throughout in respecting the historic details but offering modern amenities. The guest house features eight unique bright and airy guest rooms, each with private bath and central air. Guests also have access to two parlor rooms and ample outdoor seating. The innkeepers quarters are located in the bottom of the guest house, and feature an apartment with bath, large kitchen and additional space for staff. One car garage and 2 off street parking spots. Full financials available upon signing of an NDA.

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Front entry foyer immediately draws your eye to the details of the majestic staircase leading to the second floor. Continue through to the reception/parlor with fireplace and large utility closet. To the left of the entry is a twin guest room with private bath. This floor also features a queen guest room with bath and fireplace, smaller queen guest room with private bath and large king guestroom with private bath. Access to deck and outdoor seating area.

Climb the stairs to a parlor room with fireplace and second large utility closet. Additional quiet sitting/reading area. Two additional queen guest rooms with private baths, king guest room with private bath and king guest suite with private bath and small deck.

Attic storage

Owners studio apartment with kitchen, bath, bedroom, Laundry, ironing room, storage, half bath and office.

Property Information

  • 15
  • 10
  • 9
  • 1
  • 0.1 acres
  • 1833
  • None
  • None
  • None
  • Brick
  • wood


listing property icon Property

  • Central A/C

listing outdoor icon Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Porch
  • Yes
  • Yes-2 cars

listing household icon Household

  • Cable
  • OilFHA
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
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Town- 10 Gay Street


  • 10 Beds
  • 9 + 1 half baths
  • 0.1 acres