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When you live at Sherburne Commons you’re choosing so much more than a place to live. You’re choosing a lifestyle rich with amenities and extras to make each day the most it can possibly be. You’re choosing a community filled with interesting people and surrounded by opportunities to explore the best life has to offer. You’re choosing a beautiful small New England town that defines community. You’re choosing the lifestyle you deserve.


Dining option at Sherburne Commons

Dining option at Sherburne Commons

At Sherburne Commons, we pay attention to every detail, offering residents exceptional choices. Our dining plan provides for a daily meal of your choosing. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days per week and offer take-home or delivery service. Additional meals are available as desired.

Our Executive Chef is John Maynard. John joins us from St. Lucia with a career as a chef beginning in 1983. He has served as the Executive Chef in numerous Hotel and Resorts before coming to Nantucket in 2016 and joining the Sherburne Team in 2021. Chef Maynard received training in St. Lucia, Venezuela, Holland and lastly at the Institute Regional De Tourisme et D’Hotellerie in France. He has had the pleasure throughout his career of cooking for various artists and political figures at the time including Dr. Kenny Anthony Prime Minister of St. Lucia, the late Ambassador Christopher Thomas, artists Chaka Khan and Peabo Bryson, and his Royal Highness Prince Phillip.


For a quick, casual do-it-yourself dining experience for friends and family.


Scene of monthly events, weekly bingo, once a month culinary events and to grab your morning coffee, breakfast treat and paper.


Our culinary staff is available to cater private parties with your choice of menu for entertaining family and friends.


Each apartment and cottage is furnished with a full kitchen, except for our few studio apartments that offer an efficiency kitchen, so the comfort and flexibility of a home-cooked meal is always an option.


With carryout or tray service you can leave the cooking to us and enjoy dinner at home.



When we say everything you need is right here, we mean it. Not only do we offer recreational and fitness opportunities, a range of dining choices, and healthcare services, we boast a library, postal service, beauty salon, scheduled transportation is available if you prefer not to drive, and optional housekeeping services that let you cross one more thing off your to-do list. Welcome family and friends to stay in our Guest suite and available cottages for an even more memorable visit. And if your needs change, a higher level of care is available within our community.

01. On Site Services | Library, Postal Service, Beauty and Nail Salon, Exercise Room and Kitchen

02. Events and Activities | We provide a calendar of events filled with interesting activities, musical and theatrical performances, historic discussions, cooking classes, fitness instructors (such as yoga), book club, bridge and more! 

 - Community Garden – have your very own plot!

 - Bocce court

 - Sherburne property is steps away from Landbank walking paths and trails, excellent bike path and Miacomet and Surfside beaches.

03. On-site Health Care | Best of Care and TUCKed In Eldercare has a satellite office located on the Sherburne Commons campus for care management, homemaker and companion services in the privacy of your own home.

- General health care services like blood pressure clinics and 24-hour call system response answering by trained and certified home health aides.

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04. On Site Dining | Formal dining room, Casual café, Country Kitchen, Full kitchens in every apartment and cottages, Catering services and Outside

dining patio!

05. Housekeeping | Weekly housekeeping options!

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