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15 Jul 2014

Coming Up Roses

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In her upbeat and optimistic rendition of “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” from the award winning musical Gypsy, Ethel Merman made us believe in the power of positive thinking. She convinced us that maybe…just maybe…everything really is coming up roses and daffodils…sunshine and lollipops…for you and for me. On Nantucket, all you have to do is…

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01 Jul 2014

In Her Shoes On Nantucket

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

In her bestselling novel “In Her Shoes,” author Jennifer Weiner’s character Sydelle gives readers a glimpse into her past when she explains “you don’t know what it was like to live in this house…never being able to put a foot right.” It reminds us that we truly never know what someone else is going through…

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17 Jun 2014

Nantucket Bound

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In his Billboard hit “The Downeaster ‘Alexa,” Billy Joel reminds us of the magnetic pull of our little island as he sings “I have charted a course to the Vineyard, but tonight I am Nantucket bound.” With the summer season now upon us, thousands of friends, family and first time visitors are experiencing the euphoria…

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03 Jun 2014

Hospitality

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The heartbreaking news last week of Maya Angelou’s passing brought to mind one of her most famous quotes, “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” I have no idea if Dr. Angelou ever visited Nantucket, but I’m…

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20 May 2014

Wine Dining Nantucket Style

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Nantucket Island is still basking in the after-glow of another wildly successful Wine Festival.¬†¬†With dozens of culinary and tasting events that spanned every sandy corner of the island, thousands of residents, visitors and the winemakers themselves had the opportunity to sample new vintages, nibble on some gastronomic masterpieces and pop the cork on a few…

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    28 Cliff Road (Cliff) - $4,995,000 Beautifully renovated and modernized Cliff Road home with high quality finishes and amenities. This fantastic location, within the Old Historic District and downtown Nantucket, is in close proximity to the North Shore beaches. The property also offers a swimming pool and hot tub with an outdoor kitchen & entertaining area. The home includes 3 levels of finished living space with top of the line appliances and fixtures, and offers extras like a master bath sauna, a wine cellar and a private media room.(Great Point Properties) See More
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    6 & 8 Old Westmoor Farm Road (West of Town) - $8,950,000 Over two and a half secluded acres, ideally located between Cliff Road and West Chester Street, Old Westmoor Farm is the family estate built by Michael and Jacqueline Egan in the 1990s. Now beautifully mature, the property includes 2 residences, 2 'barns' for entertaining, and 2 garages. The beautiful grounds are accented by a new pool, a koi pond, and waterfall. Two large timber frame barns, known as the 'Red Barn' and 'Green Barn', are perfect for entertaining. The 'Red Barn' has multiple living and dining areas and has a commercially equipped kitchen and a smaller utility kitchen. Downstairs includes a wine cellar complete with an intimate tasting area. Upstairs in the Red Barn, there is a large master bedroom and bathroom. The barn ties in perfectly with a beautifully landscaped lawn area. Across the courtyard at the 'Green Barn' there is even more for entertainment needs. On the first floor there is a very large dance floor, theater stage with footlights, movie theater, a private bar with a draft beer system and an authentic Irish Pub downstairs with a draft beer system. 'Wisteria' is the main residence overlooking the koi pond with 6 bedrooms, a large eat-in kitchen with a fireplace and laundry adjacent, living room with fireplace and cathedral ceiling, and 4 and a half bathrooms. The 'Rose' cottage offers 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, a kitchen, 2 living areas and a wet bar. This property represents a truly unique opportunity for in-Town convenience with incredibly privacy.(Great Point Properties) See More
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