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5 Bedroom Victorian in Oak Bluffs

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Last updated: 07/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Oak Bluffs house description

This Martha's Vineyard Victorian Gingerbread-style home is just a walk to Circuit Avenue or the town beach.

A big wrap around front porch plus a deck off the dining room provide plenty of seating for fun and relaxation with family and friends. This renovated house has all the amenities of home: fully-equipped kitchen, cable TV, VCR, CD/tape player, stereo, barbecue grill, outdoor shower, and much more. There are six double beds and the house sleeps 10 comfortably. Please note, back bedrooms are tandem and best suited for children and parents or teens. Upstairs bathroom has a claw-foot tub with a hand-held shower only due to slanted ceiling. A Portable crib is available upon request.

Keywords: Victorian House

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25+, no students, please....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:


              • Dishwasher
              • Microwave
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 8 people


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Washing Machine
              • Parking Off Street
              • Living Room

              Other Amenities

                  • Toaster, Coffeemaker, microwave, lobster pot, blender


                  • Television
                  • DVD Player
                  • CD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo


                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Telephone

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio


                      • Family


                      • Churches
                      • Medical Services
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Parasailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Cycling
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Tennis
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Laundromat
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • Library
                      • Cinemas
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Museums
                      • Live Theater
                      • Restaurants
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Shelling
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shopping
                      • Fitness Center
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Sailing
                      • Hiking


                      Write a review 3.5
                      from 2 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Jun 8 - Sep 14, 2014
                      5 night min stay
                      $475 $500
                      Thu, Fri, Sat

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $250 per night, per additional guest

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                      • Cleaning $115
                      • Taxes Not included

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                      Last updated: 07/11/2014
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                      Owner info

                      Why the Owner Chose Oak Bluffs:
                      We rented on the Vineyard for years from friends and eventually outgrew their home. We enjoyed the Vineyard so much, we decided to purchase a home here. We really enjoy the proximity to Circuit Avenue and the harbor. It is especially nice that we can walk to the house from the OB ferry, and we can emjoy Illumination Night and the annual fireworks without worrying about where to park! Although we can't see the water from the porch, we get great breezes throughout the house in the evening and at night. The enclosed front yard makes it a great place for smaller children to play without wandering out onto the road. The outdoor shower helps cut down the wait for the bathroom after a day at the beach.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      We love this house! It isn't grand, but it has character and is a great summer cottage - almost like going to your grandmother's house. We really enjoy the fact that there are a variety of spaces you can go to to be alone, yet still be in tune with everything going on in the house. The wrap around porch and deck are great for an evening pre-dinner drink, or place to relax after enjoying a meal cooked and shared by friends. It also is a great place for an afternoon nap! This house has a great history of fun social gatherings. The previous owner, Miriam Walker, was known as a great hostess and known for her parties. The roses, lilacs and lavender bushes on the property were planted for her, and we have done our best to revive and care for them, while adding some flowers and plants of our own. The playfulness of the front porch was inspired by her - when we purchased the house the ceiling was hot pink and the floors were bright blue! Many of the furnishings were hers as well. So although we only became Vineyarders 15 years ago, being at 20 Wayland Ave makes us feel like we have always been here. We hope you will feel the same. There is a photo of Miriam Walker in 'African Americans on the Vineyard' and her name is carved in the front walk.

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                      • Side of Front Porch

                        Side of Front Porch

                      • Window Seat in Living Room

                        Window Seat in Living Room

                      • Eat in kitchen towards dining room

                        Eat in kitchen towards dining room

                      • Dining Room 1

                        Dining Room 1

                      • Deck through sliding glass door from dining room

                        Deck through sliding glass door from dining room

                      • Master Bedroom - Second Floor

                        Master Bedroom - Second Floor

                      • Bedroom 3 - Second Floor.  Walk thru to Bedroom 4.

                        Bedroom 3 - Second Floor. Walk thru to Bedroom 4.

                      • Front Porch

                        Front Porch

                      • Living Room from staircase

                        Living Room from staircase

                      • Staircase to second floor

                        Staircase to second floor

                      • Eat in kitchen towards back of house

                        Eat in kitchen towards back of house

                      • Deck


                      • First Floor Bedroom 5

                        First Floor Bedroom 5

                      • Bedroom 2 - Second Floor

                        Bedroom 2 - Second Floor

                      • Bedroom 4 - Second Floor.  This bedroom is tandem with Bedroom 3 upstairs.

                        Bedroom 4 - Second Floor. This bedroom is tandem with Bedroom 3 upstairs.

                      VRBO #12262

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                      This listing was first published here in 2002.

                      Date last modified - Friday, February 14, 2014

                      $475 - $500 per night (USD)

                      5 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      View calendar: Updated 07/11/14
                      Minimum stay: 5 nights
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