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Updated & Elegant, in-Town Waterview Victorian. 1 Block from Beach. Big Porch.

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Last updated: 09/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Oak Bluffs cottage description

*1800+ sq. ft of living space (fully renovated and freshly painted)
*2 NEWLY REBUILT BEDROOM-BALCONIES, 1 w/ a water-view
*400 sq. ft wrap-around front porch with water view and comfortable seating for 11+ (4 rocking chairs, dining table w/ seating for 6, 1 lounge chair & 2 benches)
*Outdoor back patio w/ propane grill
*Spacious outdoor shower, adjacent to back patio
*Off-street parking for 2 cars
*Side yard
*Updated and well-stocked kitchen with charming built-in “breakfast nook” seating (makes a great “kids’ table” while the adults congregate at the large dining table in the next room)
*Dining room table that can comfortably seat 11+
*10’ high ceilings on the 1st floor give a sense of airy spaciousness and help keep the house cool
*Fan in each bedroom & living room
*All new windows throughout
*Upstairs back bedroom with private staircase to kitchen
*The house is partially winterized, with insulated windows and a furnace
*Charming Victorian details: an ornate living room mantle, hall columns with built-in bookshelves, a front interior staircase with carved “gingerbread” balusters, a built-in dining room china cabinet and kitchen ironing board, an arched kitchen breakfast nook, a bay-window seat and a very rare light (white oak) and dark (walnut) striped hardwood dining room floor
*Free wireless internet, 3 cable televisions (1 w/DVD), stereo and phone
*On top of being a brilliant house in the ultimate location, our guests often comment that the house is “spotless”. Tidiness is a top priority, and our outstanding cleaning crew uses an organic line of cleaning products to ensure that the house is sanitized and sparkling for your arrival.
*Our wonderful caretaker, Wayne, provides our guess with a customized and thoughtful trash and recycling service. No dragging a smelly bin to the curb for pick-up, or being woken up at the crack of dawn by a noisy trash truck!
*For your immediate convenience upon arrival, we provide a small amount of each of the following: Toilet paper, liquid hand soap, liquid dish soap, dishwasher detergent, laundry detergent

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            1st floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

            2nd floor. Flat screen cable TV. Private water-view balcony...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

            2nd floor. Private balcony...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 double

            2nd floor. Cable TV w/ DVD...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 2 twin/ single

            2nd floor. Private staircase down to kitchen...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            1st floor. 'Sleeping Porch' w/ bunk & blackout curtains...moreless

          • Each colorful bedroom features a comfortable bed with plenty of pillows, with both mattress and pillows encased in (non-vinyl!) water and allergen proof protectors. All bedrooms are freshly painted, bright, airy and well ventilated with big new windows and a fan in each. 2 Bedrooms have cable TVs, one with DVD. 2 bedrooms (on the 2nd floor) each have a newly rebuilt (in 2013) private balcony, 1 with a water-view. The upstairs back bedroom has its own private staircase leading down to the kitchen. The seasonal (ie unheated) 'Sleeping Porch' features a bunk bed and black-out curtains. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Exterior: outdoor shower

            @ back of house, off back patio...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            1st floor...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            2nd floor...moreless

          • Both bathrooms have been recently updated. The 1st floor bathroom is painted a gray-blue and features a sand-colored stone tiled floor, glass-doored shower stall with an adjustable arm shower head, and a white vanity and sink. The upstairs bathroom is painted a soft aqua and features a white tiled floor, vintage claw foot tub with shower and a white porcelain basin sink-stand with turned legs and marble counter. ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • For your immediate convenience upon arrival, we provide a small amount of each of the following: *Toilet paper *Liquid hand soap *Liquid dish soap *Dishwasher detergent *Laundry detergent ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Nude Beach
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Beach View
              • Downtown
              • Near The Ocean
              • Ocean View:

                Ocean view from front porch and front bedroom balcony...moreless

              • Town

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining
              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 11 people

              General

              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Living Room
              • Local Maps
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking On Street
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Kitchen
              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Beach Chairs
              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Screen Porch / Veranda
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 15 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  October & November 2014
                  Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,000
                  April & May 2015
                  Apr 1 - May 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,000
                  1st week of June 2015
                  May 31 - Jun 6, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,300
                  2nd week of June 2015
                  Jun 7 - Jun 13, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,400
                  3rd week of June 2015
                  Jun 14 - Jun 20, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,500
                  Last week of June 2015
                  Jun 21 - Jun 27, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,600
                  July 2015
                  Jun 28 - Jul 25, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,500
                  August 2015
                  Jul 26 - Aug 29, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $6,000
                  1st 2 weeks of September 2015
                  Aug 30 - Sep 12, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,500
                  2nd 2 weeks of September 2015
                  Sep 13 - Sep 26, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $500
                  $3,500
                  October & November 2015
                  Sep 27 - Nov 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $400

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Services Fee (basic cleaning & trash pick-up) $200
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  In October, November, March, April & May we offer the following *NIGHTLY RATE BREAKS* (the longer you stay, the less you pay per night!):

                  1st night: $400

                  2nd night: $400

                  3rd night: $375

                  4th night: $325

                  5th night: $250

                  6th night: $175

                  7th night: $75


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                  Last updated: 09/22/2014
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                  Location

                  6.2 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Martha's Vineyard Airport
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Sharky's Cantina
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Steamship Authority
                  2.5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Farm Neck Golf Club
                  83 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak
                  38 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-495
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Offshore Ale Company
                  0.1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Inkwell Beach

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  *1 block from the popular INKWELL BEACH

                  *2 blocks from OCEAN PARK, which overlooks Vineyard Sound, is surrounded by turreted Victorian mansions, and is the site of the pictorial Ocean Park Gazebo and many local celebrations

                  *3 blocks from CIRCUIT AVENUE (Oak Bluffs’ “Main Street”), with its shops, family concerts, restaurants, festivals, art galleries, antique shops, carousel and arcade

                  *3 blocks from WABAN PARK, a large open park perfect for kite flying, soccer and other games

                  *4 blocks from Niantic Park - with a PLAYGROUND and BASKETBALL & TENNIS courts

                  *½ mile from Viera Park BASEBALL FIELD

                  *5 minute walk from the OAK BLUFFS HARBOR, with open-air restaurants, visiting yachts from around the world, a small fleet of local charter fishing boats, and jet skis and parasailing rides for hire

                  *5 minute walk from the Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association “Camp Ground”, with its historic central “TABERNACLE”, site of many concerts & lectures, and charming Victorian “GINGERBREAD COTTAGES” and museum

                  *5 minute walk from the FLYING HORSES CAROUSEL, America’s oldest operating carousel

                  *5 minute walk from the Oak Bluffs STEAMSHIP AUTHORITY dock (to/from Woodshole)

                  *5 minute walk to the ISLAND QUEEN (to/from Falmouth), HY-LINE (to/from Hyannis and/or Nantucket), SEASTREAK (to/from NJ/NY/New Bedford) ferries

                  *1 block from a scenic bike path that leads to State Beach, Sengekontacket Pond, and Edgartown beyond.

                   

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                  • Street view

                    Street view

                  • Water-view wrap-around front porch w/ comfortable seating for 11+

                    Water-view wrap-around front porch w/ comfortable seating for 11+

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • 1st floor bathroom (shower stall w/ adjustable,hand-held shower head)

                    1st floor bathroom (shower stall w/ adjustable,hand-held shower head)

                  • Bedroom 1: 1F, 1st floor.  Window seat

                    Bedroom 1: 1F, 1st floor. Window seat

                  • Main stairs

                    Main stairs

                  • Bedroom 4: 1Q, 2nd floor.  Private balcony

                    Bedroom 4: 1Q, 2nd floor. Private balcony

                  • Bedroom 6: 2T, 2nd floor.  Private staircase down to kitchen

                    Bedroom 6: 2T, 2nd floor. Private staircase down to kitchen

                  • The famous Inkwell Beach is just 1 block away, within view of the front porch!

                    The famous Inkwell Beach is just 1 block away, within view of the front porch!

                  • Circuit Ave, the 'Main St', is 3 blocks away - w/ shops, restaurants & an arcade

                    Circuit Ave, the 'Main St', is 3 blocks away - w/ shops, restaurants & an arcade

                  • 5 minutes from the postcard perfect Victorian 'Gingerbread Cottages'

                    5 minutes from the postcard perfect Victorian 'Gingerbread Cottages'

                  • 3 porches: water-view wrap-around front porch & 2 second-level bedroom balconies

                    3 porches: water-view wrap-around front porch & 2 second-level bedroom balconies

                  • Living room, view to dining room & 1st floor bedroom

                    Living room, view to dining room & 1st floor bedroom

                  • Dining room.  Extra leaf allows table to expand to seat 11+

                    Dining room. Extra leaf allows table to expand to seat 11+

                  • Kitchen breakfast nook

                    Kitchen breakfast nook

                  • Back patio, with propane grill & spacious outdoor shower

                    Back patio, with propane grill & spacious outdoor shower

                  • Bedroom 2:  'Sleeping Porch' w/ bunk (2T) & black-out curtains

                    Bedroom 2: 'Sleeping Porch' w/ bunk (2T) & black-out curtains

                  • Bedroom 3:1 Q & 1T, 2nd floor. Flat-screen cable TV. Private water-view balcony

                    Bedroom 3:1 Q & 1T, 2nd floor. Flat-screen cable TV. Private water-view balcony

                  • Bedroom 5: 1F, 2nd floor.  Cable TV w/ DVD

                    Bedroom 5: 1F, 2nd floor. Cable TV w/ DVD

                  • 2nd floor bathroom (clawfoot tub w/ shower)

                    2nd floor bathroom (clawfoot tub w/ shower)

                  • The Ocean Park gazebo, site of many celebrations, is just 2 blocks away

                    The Ocean Park gazebo, site of many celebrations, is just 2 blocks away

                  • 5 minutes from the historic Tabernacle

                    5 minutes from the historic Tabernacle

                  • 5 minutes from the 'Flying Horses' carousel, America's oldest carousel!

                    5 minutes from the 'Flying Horses' carousel, America's oldest carousel!

                  $400 - $857 per night (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 13

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                  Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                  Updated & Elegant, in-town WATERVIEW Victorian. 1 block from beach. BIG porch.

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