A rare waterfront opportunity on the iconic Old North Wharf with private parking and water access. Enjoy a morning coffee on the sun deck off the kitchen and enjoy sunsets with friends on the waterfront decks overlooking Easy Street Basin, the harbor and beyond. After an extensive renovation, this two bedroom, two bath home is ready to be enjoyed for years to come. 8 Old North Wharf was originally named after the ship “Charles and Henry”, the ship that Herman Melville sailed on for 6 months in the pacific hunting whales and writing “Moby Dick”. It was later renamed “Essex” after the ship that inspired Melville’s novel. This is a once in a lifetime chance to own a piece of Nantucket History with all the modern amenities and comforts.
First Floor: Master bedroom with sweeping views over Easy Street Basin. French doors lead to a large first floor deck over the harbor with a ladder and outhaul to a mooring. Private master bath with shower. Large closet. Twin bedroom with built in captain’s beds. Full hall bathroom with shower.
Second Floor: An open floor plan with vaulted ceilings takes advantage of the front row views. Kitchen and pantry have a loft above accessed by a ship’s ladder. Sun deck off the kitchen. The second floor waterfront deck has seating for eating and entertaining and thoughtful screening for wind protection. On cooler nights you can cozy up to the fireplace, a perfect place for reading and relaxing.
Listed By: Lee Real Estate