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Oceanfront Executive Home - 4 Star Rating - Extraordinary

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'Gardens-By-The-Bay' guest home

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Last updated: 07/24/2013

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hubbards house description

This exceptionally private 3 bedroom + 2.5 bath estate home makes you feel as if you've arrived in a wondrously natural oceanfront park. The views of St. Margaret's Bay with it's lobster boats and sailing vessels are incredible.

The location is central to Halifax, Lunenburg ( UNESCO World Heritage Site), Chester (world class yachting) and Peggy's Cove (the most visited site in Nova Scotia).

Situated on a private 1.3 acre site at the end of an elevated 400 ft. driveway, this home offers exquisite views of the ocean, forest, and gardens. The sunrises are unforgettable and compelling.

There is a 1200-square foot deck around the house facade and a 300-square foot rear deck. The property has been professionally landscaped and is maintained by a local horticulturist.


Beautiful furnished with antiques, oriental rugs and original art, this 2500 square ft. home offers informally elegant living space, which the property owner has only recently been willing to place on the rental market.

Much of the interior is decorated with antiques and exceptional artwork. All amenities are provided. There are three (3) popular sand beaches within a scenic 10 minutes drive from the front door. Fully furnished and equipped. Original artwork, hardwood floors, wood burning fireplace. Deck, balcony, garden broadband Internet, satellite/cable TV, books, games. Just bring your suitcase. Sleeps: 6 - 8 Bedrooms: 3 (3 queens) + sleeping nook. Baths: 2.5 Kitchen: Fully equipped with eat-in table. Waterview: Yes Broadband Internet:TV/VCR/DVD.

Enjoy fine dining and casual restaurants, hiking, bicycling/biking trails, golf courses, tennis, fishing, bird watching, horseback riding, swimming, boating, secluded beaches, kayaking, shopping/craft stores, museums, lighthouses and local cultural events.

This home is fully furnished and equipped with cookware, dinnerware, and kitchen linens. Beds have mattress pads, sheets, pillows and pillow cases, blankets and bed spreads or comforters. Also included are towels, soap and paper products. Naturalists, adventurers, or those seeking peace and relaxation will feel especially at home here.

Excellent golf courses close to this home.

Guest Book: 'We had a great time and the house exceeded our expectations. Everything went like clockwork. 'We had a WONDERFUL time. It's no wonder you choose to live there. We will contact you next year. You were most gracious.' 'WOW!!! We just loved the house which was everything we had expected by your description and pictures.

Other Activities: kayak, live theater, wine tasting, museums, galleries, fine dining.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    children are welcome. Parents should keep in mind there are art objects in the home that can be easily damaged. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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$1700-$2200/wk
May 1 - May 30.......................$215/night........$1500 . weekly, no tax.
June 1 - September 30........$315/night........$2200 . weekly, no tax.
October 1 - October 31.........$215/night........$1500 . weekly, no tax.

All charges are payable in US currency.
Minimum 4 night stay.  Winter rentals by request.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

St. Margarets Bay - 30 Minutes from Halifax - South Shore.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • 'Gardens-By-The-Bay' guest home

    'Gardens-By-The-Bay' guest home

  • Beautiful natural light, comfortable furnishings, ocean views.

    Beautiful natural light, comfortable furnishings, ocean views.

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • guest bedroom with balcony

    guest bedroom with balcony

  • art

    art

  • early morning sunrise from the deck

    early morning sunrise from the deck

  • Chef's Kitchen

    Chef's Kitchen

  • Master bedroom with ensuite bath. Beautiful antiques. Comfortable beds.

    Master bedroom with ensuite bath. Beautiful antiques. Comfortable beds.

  • guest bedroom with balcony

    guest bedroom with balcony

  • garden and ocean views

    garden and ocean views

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Friday, March 20, 2015

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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 60%
  • Calendar last updated: 07/24/2013
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(302) 507-3039

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