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Village Townhouse with Gorgeous Water Views and Decks

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magnified and magnificent view of the deck

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Last updated: 06/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy magnificent water views from this historic townhouse in the heart of Stonington Village. Erected circa 1840, the three-story building has been renovated to fit modern standards. The house feels crisp and new yet retains its original, gracious character, including gorgeous wide plank pine floors and double hung windows. The furnishings are upscale and the beds are luxurious. Completing the package is a charming side yard and two spacious decks overlooking the ocean and Connecticut's last remaining commercial fishing fleet . The owner’s took optimal advantage of the beautiful ocean views and choose an upside-down floor plan (living room, kitchen, and dining room are on the third floor). Every day the living room comes to a standstill when the sun, settling upon the water, fills it with magnificent colors. French doors lead to a fully outfitted deck where dining atop the ocean never fails to please.


This is a detached, three story 'townhouse' with a side yard. It is nestled between other smaller houses, on all but one side, and therefore has wonderful unobstructed views to the ocean. There are two flights of stairs, ten steps each. Keep in mind that they are 1800's 'style' i.e. the rise is a 1/4' steeper. Our experience is that the comfort level has more to do with stamina and physical condition than age. We have an 80 year old couple who love this house, but even a fifteen year old doesn't always like stairs.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • 2nd fl West BR, private/full bath & deck: 1 king

    king or 2 twins...moreless

  • Front BR, 1st fl: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    king or 2 twins...moreless

  • Garden BR, 1st fl: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    king or 2 twins...moreless

  • 2nd fl East BR, private/full bath: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • On the second floor are two lovely, sunny bedrooms each with their own full bath. The master bedroom features two sets of French doors that lead to a wonderful shady deck overlooking the garden. On the first floor are two bedrooms that share a full bath. One of the bedrooms has french doors leading to the garden, and serves as a second family room when a 4th bedroom is not needed. Two twins are used to make a King bed, we make a great effort to make them as seamless as possible....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master bath 2nd fl: toilet, combination tub/shower

    2nd Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 2, 2nd fl: toilet, combination tub/shower

    2nd Floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    2nd Floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    3rd Floor...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The kitchen includes a Bosch dishwasher, Viking Refrigerator, and GE Profile Range....moreless

Entertainment

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

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    many local courses...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    kayak rentals nearby...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    community courts nearby...moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
Jun 13 - Jul 17, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

Peak Summer
Jul 18 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer
Aug 22 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

AUTUMN
Sep 5 - Oct 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$600
$2,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $80
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • cleaning $150
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Thanksgiving week - $3000 one week

Memorial Weekend - $2200 three nights


Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 06/15/2015
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Location

41 Miles
Nearest Airport
Providence, RI
14 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Block Island, Long Island and Fishers Island
4 Miles
Nearest Train
Mystic
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 95, exit 91
600 Metres
Nearest Beach
Dubois beach

Car: Recommended

This is a true 'Borough' location. The Townhouse is within walking distance to 6 popular restaurants, as well as the beach, the lighthouse, and Stonington's wonderful shops (not just antiques anymore). In fact, our favorite restaurant (less than 2 blocks away) is one of the most popular in the county. With people traveling 45 minutes to dine there, our only complaint is the long wait for a table. If you haven't visited the Borough you're in for a treat. Nestled on a small peninsula, the village had a thriving fishing industry in the 1800's; hence it boasts many grand old homes. Now, an avid sailing community, and Connecticut’s last surviving fishing village, it has the perfect balance of both year rounders and summer vacationers. Everything one needs is within walking distance; fabulous restaurants, antique stores, and clothing boutiques. The new playground can be viewed from our deck!

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • magnified and magnificent view of the deck

    magnified and magnificent view of the deck

  • looking at the east side of house

    looking at the east side of house

  • overview of living area facing west, 3rd floor

    overview of living area facing west, 3rd floor

  • dining for up to twelve and doors to the deck

    dining for up to twelve and doors to the deck

  • view of the weekly farmer's market

    view of the weekly farmer's market

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • stairs to 2nd floor bedrooms

    stairs to 2nd floor bedrooms

  • 2nd fl bdrm: french doors w private deck, private/full bath, two twins or "king"

    2nd fl bdrm: french doors w private deck, private/full bath, two twins or "king"

  • 2nd fl bdrm: television, private/full bath, queen bed

    2nd fl bdrm: television, private/full bath, queen bed

  • 2nd fl bdrm: television, private/full bath, queen bed

    2nd fl bdrm: television, private/full bath, queen bed

  • 1st fl bdrm: french doors lead to garden, shared/full bath, two twins or "king"

    1st fl bdrm: french doors lead to garden, shared/full bath, two twins or "king"

  • front door

    front door

  • overview of living area facing east, 3rd floor

    overview of living area facing east, 3rd floor

  • seating and desk

    seating and desk

  • view from french doors

    view from french doors

  • buffet

    buffet

  • view from kitchen windows

    view from kitchen windows

  • 2nd floor hall

    2nd floor hall

  • 2nd fl bdrm: french doors w private deck, private/full bath, two twins or "king"

    2nd fl bdrm: french doors w private deck, private/full bath, two twins or "king"

  • 2nd fl bdrm: television, private/full bath, queen bed

    2nd fl bdrm: television, private/full bath, queen bed

  • 1st fl bdrm: facing sidewalk and garden, shared/full bath, two twins or "king"

    1st fl bdrm: facing sidewalk and garden, shared/full bath, two twins or "king"

  • garden in the spring

    garden in the spring

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/15/2015
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