This exquisite estate overlooks Gloucester Harbor, America's Oldest Seaport. This iconic property is part of premier designer, John Hays Hammond's, original estate & boasts period details throughout. Enjoy spectacular Atlantic Ocean Views from each room, in every season. A bright, interior courtyard is the centerpiece of all the spacious first floor rooms. The beautiful upstairs balcony leads to the bedrooms & a grand master suite. This warm & inviting home is perfect for intimate gatherings or larger celebrations. The additional guest house is ideal for your guests or extended family. It is complete with a kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom & 1.5 baths. Mature lovely grounds boast charming gates and rocky, wooded landscapes. The artist and/or gardener's cottage is ready for your creativity. This is a rare & exceptional opportunity to make this fine oceanfront dwelling all you want it to be.This rare historic gem offers the best of seaside living!