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Lovingly Restored Cape Breton Farmhouse with Panoramic Views of St. Ann's Bay.

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Last updated: 05/24/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

St Anns Bay farmhouse description

Description ~ A lovingly restored Cape Breton farmhouse with panoramic views of St. Ann's Bay. Fully and traditionally furnished, this warm, cozy home has 4 bedrooms, living and dining rooms, a completely equipped cook’s kitchen, and a full bath (interior photos available; please inquire). Includes washer, dryer, Wi-Fi, telephone, CD player, TV/VCR/DVD, and views that provide you with far more than any electronic device ever possibly could. • Sits 40 yards from the water in a serene fishing village of 140 people • A secluded, majestic beach is less than three minutes away • Just five minutes to the Cabot Trail and eight to the fabled Gaelic College • Get lobster and fish fresh straight from the boats • Watch eagles soar over the house • Enjoy the magic of the townspeople and their music at the waterfront Community Hall • In short, decompress in a setting guaranteed to restore your spirit. Note: Pets welcome for a small additional fee (varies based on type and size of critter).


Local Activities: There is wonderful golf nearby, with equally serene and breathtaking views, as well as trails for the most modest or expert hiker or mountain biker. The beaches can go on for miles with hardly another person in sight.

Guest Comments: 'Paradise in Cape Breton! What a wonderful home. Beyond our expectations. We felt as if it were our own.'
The Macdonalds, Ottawa.

'Thank you for sharing your charming home. You told us the place is magical, and you are right.'
J. Kirkton and L. King, Missouri.

'We were overjoyed and overwhelmed by the warmth and coziness of this beautiful home, and its amazing setting. The house generates the feelings of warmth those living here in the past must have felt. Thanks for a beautiful holiday.'
Norm and Jane, Ontario.

'Your home is beautifully restored and it was such a treat to stay here. The setting is just exquisite!'
The Fitzgeralds, New York

'Thank you for our stay at 'In the Gloaming.' The house is beautiful and the setting gorgeous. It's exactly what we were looking for.'
Jeff, Susan, and Benny (the Beagle), New Hampshire

'We've fallen in love with your house and this lovely island. We will return without a doubt.'
Grant & Victoria, West Sussex, England

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            great views of the bay...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            great views of the back meadow...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

            great views of the back meadow...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Wonderful views and breezes of St. Ann's Bay

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • Audio Tape Player
          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Games For Kids
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • VCR

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Bay/Sound
          • Churches
          • Festivals
          • Forests
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Pond
          • Waterfalls

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

          • Mountain View
          • Rural
          • Village
          • Water View
          • Waterfront

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Pier Fishing
          • Rafting
          • Sailing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Surf Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Arrival Day

              • Saturday

              Dining

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Basic Soaps
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Mobile Phone
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included
                   

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                  $1350.00 per week
                  Rentals are Saturday to Saturday. There is a standard cleaning charge of $80.00 for all rentals. There is a $100.00 per person, per week charge for parties larger than four (maximum of six people total). Please inquire about rates for off-season rentals.
                  

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


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                  Location

                  50 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Sydney Nova Scotia
                  20 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  12 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Beach

                  Car: Necessary

                  Our house, a wonderful Cape Breton 'Century House,' is the place you go if you're looking for breathtaking natural beauty, old world friendliness and tranquility, soaring eagles, true Celtic music, and serenity, all far, far away from the nearest shopping mall.

                  You can walk miles of unspoiled beaches, hike or bike the Cabot Trail, dine in the 'city' of Baddeck, enjoy some of the most famous salmon fishing in the world, play golf on highland links courses, canoe or kayak, or simply mark the passing days by the number of eagles spotted soaring overhead.

                   

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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • The setting

                    The setting

                  • Your morning view

                    Your morning view

                  • The back yard

                    The back yard

                  • From the back yard (to the east)

                    From the back yard (to the east)

                  • A local walk

                    A local walk

                  • An aerial view of the "neighborhood."

                    An aerial view of the "neighborhood."

                  • Our house as you come up the drive

                    Our house as you come up the drive

                  • The beach...a short stroll away

                    The beach...a short stroll away

                  • From the front porch (to the west)

                    From the front porch (to the west)

                  • Another perspective

                    Another perspective

                  • Buy lobster and fish fresh from the boats (a five-minute walk!)

                    Buy lobster and fish fresh from the boats (a five-minute walk!)

                  • The ineffably beautiful St. Ann's autumn...

                    The ineffably beautiful St. Ann's autumn...

                  5

                  4 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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                  Member since: 2008
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 05/24/2014
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                  +1 757.250.3292

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