Kings Cottage and Boat House (15 B & C Vestal Street
We are excited as the cottages underwent a renovation for Season 2016!! A new kitchen and new bath(s) plus upgrades to plumbing and heating. There are all new linens, towels and other household items to make your stay a more comfortable one.
Kings Cottage/Boat House are located on a quiet street in the historic district of the town of Nantucket. Ideally located just a short walk to shopping/restaurants and 1/2 block to the bike path. Kings Cottage, the main cottage, also includes a guest cottage perfect for a nanny or in-law's quarters. High speed internet and flat screen TV's. Recently constructed the main two story cottage boast an oversized master suite on second floor, the large new kitchen, dining room great room with wood burning fireplace complete the main level.The lower level includes two bedrooms and full bath (sleeps5). Adjacent to King’s Cottage and sharing the deck is the Boat House. This separate cottage includes a bedroom, kitchenette, sitting area and bath with an “Indian Seal Skin” kayak as its’ night light. Both cottages include washer/dryers. The two cottages have their own patio/deck. The main patio has a pergola and outdoor fireplace and comfortable seating to relax and discuss the events of the day. We hope you enjoy our home and will come back soon.
These two unique Nantucket cottages were home to the famous Nantucket painter, Roy Bailey. The Boat House functioned as his studio and has his signed prints located throughout the home. The kitchen in Kings Cottage was where many of the famous recipes of Nancy Verde Barr were created. Nancy spent decades working with Julia Child and is the author or four Books, including; We Called It Macaroni and Backstage with Julia: My Years With Julia Child.