The Boehm House- 5 Bedroom- 1/4 Mile from Town-Ocean Views

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Last updated: 11/10/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

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This charming Block Island home is located a short walk from town and the ferry, across from the 1661 Inn and three houses down from the Spring House Hotel. A quiet location close to town with beautiful ocean views. The main town beach is about 1 1/4 mile from the house.

Downstairs, the house has a living room, dining room, kitchen, full bath and laundry room. There is also a small bedroom with a twin bed plus another matress. On the second floor there are four bedrooms and a full bath. The second floor bedrooms include 1 king,1 queen,1 queen, and 2 twin beds. Garbage and recycling cans are provided. They are taken to the transfer station by the owners every Sunday. With lots of windows and 9 foot ceilings, it has good circulation and an open feeling. Outside are two large decks with tables and chairs with an ocean view. We also have an outside shower. The home has been renovated and is heated. We rent from Sun to Sun. We have internet service. You must bring your own bed linens and towels. Block Island linens rents them if you wish.

The downstairs bath has a new enclosed tile shower(no tub) and the second floor bath has a new corner tub with a shower.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedrooms #1,#2,#3 have good ocean views. Bedroom # 4 is also upstairs and has a sink. Bedroom#5 is off the kitchen and is small with a pullout matress under the twin bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Outside Shower: outdoor shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    large corner tub/shower with glass enclosure...moreless

  • Bathroom #1 is on the first floor with tiled floor and small tiled shower. Bathroom #2 is on the second floor with large glass enclosed corner tub-shower combination....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Ocean View: View is towards Rhode Island - Watch the ferry come in.


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    View is towards Rhode Island-Watch the ferry come in...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    local calls only...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    The lobster pot is a separate outside gas unit that holds lots of lobsters or whatever....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave


  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
early season
May 29 - Jun 18, 2016
7 night min stay

Jun 19 - Aug 28, 2016
7 night min stay

late season
Aug 29 - Sep 18, 2016
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • damage deposit $700
  • Tax Rate 8%


Renters must bring their own linens and towels. The owners are responsible for getting the garbage and recyclables to the transfer station.

Half of the amount is due when booking and the balance is due 1 month before arriving

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Last updated: 11/10/2015
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Great location--Good ocean views from two decks or from inside the house. 1/4 mile from town- quiet location-walk to 1661 Inn,The Spring House, The Atlantic Inn, The Manisses Hotel, and The Rose Cottage.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Parasailing, Shelling,Swimming, Scuba Diving, Boating, Biking


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Sharron Boehm is currently a retired interior designer having worked for Ethan Allen for 18 years. Jack Boehm is a retired Physical Education teacher and Aquatic Director. Been married for 52 years with 3 children and 7 grandchildren.

Why the Owner Chose Block Island:
We first learned about Block Island when our daughter was working during the summer of her first year in college. When she had her wedding there in 1996, we rented this house. One year later we were lucky enough to purchase the house. Having looked for a vacation house for several years, we finally realized that this environment was exactly what we were looking for.

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Speaks: english



  • Front of the Boehm House

    Front of the Boehm House

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • Side Deck

    Side Deck

  • Nearby Swimming Beach

    Nearby Swimming Beach

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • Two Twin Beds

    Two Twin Beds

  • Northeast side of Boehm House

    Northeast side of Boehm House

VRBO #165354

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Saturday, November 28, 2015

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