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A unique opportunity to step back into old Nantucket.

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An 8-bedroom house that comfortably accomodates two or more families near the town and beaches, this house was built in 1724, and has been featured in many books about classic Nantucket whaling-era houses. Besides modern conveniences, little has been changed over the years, so staying at 1724 evokes three centuries of Nantucket history.

National landmark

8 bedrooms with 12 beds; sleeps 13+

Cliff area, very near Something Natural (bread, sandwiches)

Spacious grounds

Off-street parking

For more information on rental opportunities, please email: 1724house@comcast.net

Two or more families and their guests can sleep and entertain here in comfort.The 5 central and attic bedrooms include two master suites with fireplaces and adjoining baths. A wing of 3 additional bedrooms off the kitchen provides options for privacy and independence for extended family or household staff.

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The living room with fireplace

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The dining room

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The study and sitting room

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The master suites, both with fireplace and adjoining bath

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Single- and twin-bed bedrooms

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Attic and kitchen wing bedrooms

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The kitchen and pantry

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The garden and grounds

 
 
 

...in this house it is always summer...