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Town- 38 Union Street

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Historic Sea Captains house dating back to the early 1800's built for Stephen and Elizabeth (Liza) Pinkham over 200 years ago. Enjoy a 5 bedroom home that lives well for today while retaining a nod to its past featuring many historic elements with wide plank wood floors; a beehive fireplace, corner posts, hand hewn original wood panelling, and "wavy glass window panes" on 3 floors of finished living areas. Just moments to Main Street, the ferries and all that downtown Nantucket has to offer!

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Entry foyer with stairwell and original newell post with an ivory mortgage button, Living Room with fireplace framed with original wood panelling, Family room (original kitchen location) with fireplace, bookshelves and full bath (former a borning room); dining room detailed with cherry panelling and original beehive fireplace; country kitchen with brand new GE Cafe appliances and updated tiling includes both casual dining and seating areas and access to patio & yard. First floor bedroom with closet.

Front Bedroom with fireplace surrounded by original panelling, hall bath; sitting room with fireplace & side and side laundry; bedroom with fireplace; primary bedroom is spacious with vaulted ceilings and double doors to private deck overlooking the yard; private bath with tub & shower includes original shelving salvaged from previous renovation.

3rd Floor suite has generous space for both sleeping and lounging and has a row of windows with \"winter\" views of the harbor; full bath with tub & show. Abundant closets and eave storage; built in book shelve that swings out to reveal additional hidden storage.

Unfinished Crawl with radiant heat

Property Information

  • 10
  • 5
  • 4
  • 0.11 acres
  • 1810
  • 1993
  • None
  • Distant Harbor
  • None
  • Brick
  • Wide Plank Pine


listing property icon Property

  • Insulation
  • Irrigation
  • Outdoor Shower

listing outdoor icon Outdoors

  • Deck
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Yard, Gardens & Patio
  • Brick Off Street Parking

listing household icon Household

  • Cable
  • GasFHW
  • GE Cafe
  • Yes
  • GE Cafe
  • Yes
  • GE Cafe


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Town- 38 Union Street


  • 5 Beds
  • 4 baths
  • 0.11 acres