2 Howard Court, Nantucket, MA
An extraordinary property in the heart of the historic district. This hidden gem is tucked away on a shell lane and features two structures; a three bedroom light-filled main house and a charming cottage with full bath on a beautifully landscaped lot. The elegant gardens, designed by renowned horticulturist Mary McQuillin, feature extensive perennial beds, shrubs, stone walls, millstone path and a beautiful flowering vine covered trellis over the spacious stone patio. 2 Howard Court is a rare treasure, moments from the core district of Nantucket, yet off the beaten path. Off street parking for two cars. Confirmed 41-81L subdivision.
First Floor: The first floor great room features the open living room, dining area and kitchen and is the heart of the home. This bright and expansive room offers beamed ceilings and warm terra cotta colored tile floors. French doors open out to the trellis covered stone patio, an ideal space for outdoor seating, entertaining and dining. The exceptional gardens feature a wonderful combination of perennial and annual flora, fauna, shrubs and trees. A path of genuine millstones connects the house to the studio.
Second Floor: Master bedroom with private door to the small deck and exterior stairs, two additional bedrooms, full hall bath with stall shower, central hallway with door leading to the small deck and exterior stairwell, laundry closet.
Parking: 2 Cars