Restoring a Historic Home
Just steps from Nantucket Harbor, old meets new at this impeccable restored family summer home with a storied past.
Photo courtesy of Nantucket Historical Association , Writer: Jennifer Blaise Kramer
The house was built in 1739 by the Macy family (relatives of the same folks who much later founded the famed New York City
department store), but had suffered years of poorly conceived additions and renovations, as well as general neglect. Pictured:
The house circa 1905.