A Nantucket Summer Home

I’ve got cottages and summer homes on the brain as the cottage season here officially kicks off this weekend. Today I am sharing with you a Nantucket home that was originally built in 1747 and has recently restored by it’s architect owners as a getaway for themselves and their four boys.

Check it out:

I love the mix of textures and the muted colour scheme. Am a particular fan of the mosaic tile in the bathroom and the exposed timbers throughout the second floor.

What do you think?

all images via New England Home


About Sarah

Sarah is constantly ReDesigning things. From ReDesigning spaces for others or ReDesigning herself from corporate operations whiz into interior decorator and blogger – it’s all about ReDesign.

Posted on May 16, 2012, in Blog Posts and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Absolutely Stunning!!!

  2. A beautiful space-very practical and not too fussy!

  3. Love it!!! I have a whole bunch of Nantucket homes on my pinterest! One day I’d love to visit there!

  4. I love it. Nantucket is my favorite place in the whole world and I dream of having a house there some day. I just love that little detail on the banister.

  5. LOVE the shells mounted on the wall, and the bedroom is stunning!

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