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Tranquil Setting on Chincoteague Bay

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Last updated: 03/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy the view of Chincoteague Bay with its fabulous sunsets from one of our THREE DECKS, one on the second story. Or relax with a view of ponds and wildlife and even the rising moon from our large SCREENED FRONT PORCH. This home on Chincoteague features four bedrooms, three on the second floor and one on the first, easily sleeping 8 people.

There are three full baths and an outside shower. It has central heat and air, or you can leave the windows open and enjoy the breezes. The location is peaceful and serene and ideal for a family or a romantic getaway. The house is near several other rental properties, an ideal location for a family reunion or other group events. Call or email for details.

House is set up is as follows:
SECOND FLOOR
BR #1—Queen-size bed, double futon, cathedral ceiling, ceiling fan, deck overlooking the bay
BR #2—Two twin beds, cathedral ceiling, ceiling fan, and a view of the bay
BR #3—Queen-size bed, cathedral ceiling, ceiling fan, and views of the bay and the ponds
Full bath with shower
FIRST FLOOR
BR #4—Queen-size bed with views east
Full bath with shower
Full bath with tub/shower
Washer/dryer
Living room with a double futon and TV and DVD/VCR opening onto screened porch
Large modern kitchen opening to a large deck with bay and sunset views
Large dining room with a sitting area opening onto small deck with bay views, a lovely place for morning coffee!!

Just a mile or so from downtown shops and restaurants, an easy flat bike ride to Assateague Island, for beaches, ponies, and birds, and a short distance from crabbing and fishing areas, this home is perfect for the whole family.

At any time of year, this area is sublime. Assateague Island is home to the National Seashore, one of the most unspoiled beaches on the East Coast, with wonderful warm water perfect for surfing, swimming, and fishing. There are many bike paths. The Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, also on Assateague, is the home of many bird species as well as rare squirrels, turtles, muskrats, deer, elk, and of course the wild ponies.

In the fall snow geese settle in and you can see and hear them until they leave in the spring. What a sight it is when the flock decides to relocate to another area of the marsh. You see a huge cloud of white and hear them chatting as they rise up to the sky. Winter brings blustery days and colorful landscapes, with impressive views of rough waters across Chincoteague Bay. A rare snow paints the landscape. In spring the marsh awakens and many artists come and set up their easels to paint. Even though the name of the house is 'A Summer Place,' this idyllic home on Chincoteague is a perfect place to vacation, all year round.


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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Ceiling Fans and cathedral ceilings in second floor bedrooms.

Entertainment

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

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    The house faces west, across Chincoteague Bay...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

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

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central heat and air. 2 zone heat pump...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    Use of this is subject to an additional charge of $50 per week....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) One of these is a screened porch....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 1 - Memorial day
Jan 1 - May 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
$1,335
Mem Day - Labor Day
May 22 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
$1,660
Labor Day - Dec 31
Sep 8 - Dec 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
$1,335

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The name of our house is A Summer Place. Harbour Rentals will be happy to help you.

Email owner for details. Or contact Harbour Rentals (harbourrentals@verizon.net or (800) 221-5059). The name of our house is A Summer Place.


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Last updated: 03/19/2015
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Salisbury MD
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 13
7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Assateague National Seashore

Car: Recommended

We are north of the bridge, about a mile north of the high school.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1971

About the owner: We have been enjoying Chincoteague for many years. Our family grew up here. Our son got married here. The house has been through several renovations, with bathrooms added, central heat and air, and wifi.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
There are views from every room in A Summer Place. It is also close to Goose Bay, another property that we also own, and there are several other rental properties very close by. It is quiet and off the main road, north of the bridge from the mainland.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from the large yard

    View from the large yard

  • View from the upper deck

    View from the upper deck

  • The house from the northwest and the water

    The house from the northwest and the water

  • Living room

    Living room

  • First floor full bath number 2

    First floor full bath number 2

  • First floor bedroom

    First floor bedroom

  • Upstairs full bath

    Upstairs full bath

  • Upstairs middle twin bedroom

    Upstairs middle twin bedroom

  • Upstairs bedroom opposite the futon

    Upstairs bedroom opposite the futon

  • Kitchen deck, looking westerly

    Kitchen deck, looking westerly

  • Cody in the living room

    Cody in the living room

  • The front porch

    The front porch

  • View from the lower deck

    View from the lower deck

  • Living room

    Living room

  • First floor bathroom #1

    First floor bathroom #1

  • Dining/family sitting area

    Dining/family sitting area

  • Kitchen facing west

    Kitchen facing west

  • Upstairs bedroom

    Upstairs bedroom

  • Upstairs bedroom sitting area and futon

    Upstairs bedroom sitting area and futon

  • View from sitting area out the lower deck

    View from sitting area out the lower deck

  • From the kitchen, the dining/family room

    From the kitchen, the dining/family room

  • A Summer Place...view from the south.

    A Summer Place...view from the south.

VRBO #197373

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  • Calendar last updated 03/19/2015
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Chincoteague #197373

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