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Town- 34 West Chester Street

Nov 14 2020
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The Richard Gardner (1722) House is set on over 2 acres of serenity, in town, on the Lily Pond.

A masterpiece of historic preservation with a storied past, the home pre-dates Nantucket's whaling era and features original framing, windows, staircases, fireplaces and paneling; wide floorboards, beamed ceilings and oversized fireplaces.

A preservation easement prohibits further subdivision but does allow for replacing the garage(s) with a new home. Build a new home on 2.7 acres of serenity in town; all enriched with an antique Nantucket house with a double garage and workshop.

Additional Details

A recently updated kitchen w/ new appliances, wc and shower. The Breakfast Room, Living and Dining Rooms and Library surround the central chimney mass and stairway.

Fire-placed Master, en suite with tub & hand shower, Two guest rooms share a newly renovated connecting bath w/ tub and shower.

Two bedrooms share a hall bath w/ tub

Root Cellar with exterior access.

Oversized studio with kitchen and bath, upstairs over a garage.

Property Information

  • 11
  • 6
  • 5
  • 2.76 acres
  • 1722
  • Existing
  • Pond
  • None
  • 3


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  • Insulation
  • Irrigation
  • Outdoor Shower

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  • Garden
  • Patio
  • A serene world apart!
  • Plenty !

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  • Cable
  • OilFHW
  • Y
  • Y, 2
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  • Y, 2
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Town- 34 West Chester Street


  • 6 Beds
  • 5 baths
  • 2.76 acres