Beautifully redesigned by Botticelli and Pohl Architects and renovated by O’Connor Custom Builders, “Shell Landing” has truly been transformed into a majestic, gracious island getaway located a stone’s throw from the Brant Point Lighthouse and beach! The front arbor, mature gardens, high hedges, trellises, terraces with detailed stone work and wonderful landscaping are just the framing for the sweeping harbor views and summer breezes this outstanding property enjoys. The property is set high above Easton Street and Hulbert Avenue and its wide, wrap around, covered front porch is an ideal respite to watch the ever changing island movements of the Brant Point area and boating activity in both Nantucket Harbor and Sound. There are dramatic views from every room as well as from the spacious and light filled Master Suite with a private balcony offering views of Nantucket Sound framed below by the mature and exceptional gardens. The covered outdoor porches and stunning yard are perfect for entertaining and intimate gatherings alike, as well as the spacious roof walk which includes a retractable dining table and bar nearby, ideal for fireworks, sunsets and glorious panoramic vistas of the island and beyond. The interior of the home reflects scrupulous attention to detail with only the highest level of materials and detailed craftsmanship throughout. Whether you are looking for the perfect summer retreat or want to enjoy all of the island seasons, look no further than this exquisite and sophisticated one of a kind property!
Enter into the house through the front door near the wrap around porch; hall coat closet and stairway leading to the second floor. To the right is an open dining area with a lovely wall of windows and custom paneling, to the left is the living room with custom paneling and a wood burning fireplace with a custom mantel. To the south is a bright and cozy sun porch with custom woodwork that enjoys harbor views and morning sun. There is also access to Easton Street. To the left of the front door is a wonderful, spacious and bright custom kitchen with all top of the line appliances that includes a Viking Oven and 6 burner gas stove, SubZero refrigerator and a Kitchen Aide dishwasher. A double Farmer’s Sink is set in the middle of plenty of counter space and storage as well as an area that has stool seating. The eat-in kitchen area is light and bright with a built-in window seat that also enjoys views of the garden and Nantucket Sound. To the right is an open bar area with an ice maker and wine refrigerator, plenty of storage and another outdoor access to the front garden area. The new ‘sunroom’ with windows on three sides is perfection! This room includes a wood burning fireplace, beautiful mantel, built-in window seats with storage below, built- in book shelves and French doors that lead out to a covered porch, the exquisite gardens and expansive water views! To the side of the kitchen is a small laundry area with a Whirlpool Duet washer and dryer and cabinet storage. There is a hall powder room and a first floor bedroom with ensuite bath with tub/shower, custom tiles, paneling and vanity. Second guest room with ensuite bath with tub/shower that has custom details throughout as well!
A beautiful stairway leads to a second floor landing with a built-in window seat. Third guest room with ensuite bath with tub/shower and custom tiles and details; fourth bedroom with wrap around views, built-in desk, window seat and storage, handsome, nautical mahogany wooden framing around the bed and ensuite bath with tub/shower and custom detailing and tiles. A ship’s ladder leads to a clever third level loft area with built -in seating. The large, private Master bedroom wing offers all that could be imagined and desired! To the left is a lovely walk-in closet, open sitting area with a “wall” that includes custom built -in bookshelves and to the right are French doors to a small balcony. The hallway to the master bath has another closet, bath area with double vanity sinks, linen closet and a large tub/shower. This bright and sunny bathroom has custom tiles and details throughout. To the left of the of the bedroom entry is a handsome private office with two built -in desks, dark wood custom paneling, bookshelves, cabinets, pocket doors for privacy and views of Brant Point and Nantucket Sound. The master bed area has vaulted ceilings, custom paneling, wood burning fireplace, hidden tv at the foot of the bed and French doors that lead to the balcony that looks over the mature gardens and yard as well as outstanding water views!
On the second floor landing is the easy stairway to the upper level towards the widow’s walk. At the top of the stairs is a galley bar area with a small SubZero refrigerator and a spacious counter area for all the roof top festivities! The custom widow’s walk has a retractable center table, built- in bench seating and plenty of room for a small gathering to enjoy the ever changing boating activity, sunsets, fireworks and as well as panoramic views of Nantucket! …..Property also includes a new custom Sonos sound system throughout the house, beautiful dark stained wood floors, shiplap and custom paneling in every room and custom tile work and vanities, as well as heated floors in every bath.