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Enjoy the View from Calico Hill - 2014 - Now Accepting Online Payment

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Last updated: 07/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Block Island house description

Please submit your requests for the 2014 Summer weeks after January 06, 2014.

Witness ocean views, spectacular colorful sunsets, and vistas of rolling hills from this farmhouse house built in 1845. A modern kitchen/Family room provides direct access to the deck where you can watch the ferries arrive and depart the island at Old Harbor.

Sitting atop Calico hill the breeze is always blowing and the views of town and crescent beach are ever changing. Beaches, Grocery shopping, restaurants and Art Galleries are a short walk away. Greenway hiking trails and nature preserves are within walking distance of the house. Pets with well behaved Humans are welcome. Smoking outdoors.

Amenities: Phone, TV, VCR, Stereo, Microwave, Dishwasher, Full kitchen - Cookware and Utensils provided, Gas Grill, Outside shower, Large Deck accessible from both Kitchen & Dining Room. Den closes off from remainder of house and is equipped with full sofa bed.

Special Notes: Ponds on front hill are not fenced. Parking provided for one car only with the second spot reserved for the upstairs apartment. Rental includes utilities (except toll telephone calls), towels, sheets, pillows & blankets. Laundry room facilities and cleaning services available upon prior arrangement. Trash & Recycling disposal will be provided for those guests who come to Block Island without a car.

The cleaning policy has been changed for 2014; a $250.00 cleaning fee will be added to each rental and a prorated portion will be returned based upon the condition the house is left upon departure.

Keywords: beach house, weekly rentals

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Limited Accessibility:

            The house sits atop a hill and was origanally built in 1845 without a proper foundation so the floors are not level and the doorways somewhat narrow. Not recommended for persons with limited mobility. ...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            The house sits on a hill and has 2 small garden ponds. The yard is mostly open space but there is little level ground....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            If you choose to smoke outside, please be considerate....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Pets with well trained owners are welcome....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

          • SE bedroom: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • SW Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • NE - Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Full size mattress, room closes off from Dining Room...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Refrigerator
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Parking:

            There is space for 1 car at the top of the drive. Additional vehicles can be parked along the drive at the bottom of the hill....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Please use the washer spairingly with the 'HE' detergent provided and leave the door ajar when finished....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Please place soiled linens in the Laundry Room at conclusion of visit. ...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Please place soiled linens in the Laundry Room at conclusion of visit. ...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Clean the vent screen before each use....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Satellite / Cable:

            WiFi is also provided....moreless

          • VCR
          • DVD Player
          • CD Player
          • Television

          Communications

          • Telephone
          • Wireless Internet

          Outdoor Features

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Deck / Patio

          Location & View

              • Ocean View:

                Panaromic view from the deck includes the town to the East, Crescent Beach & Clay Head to the North and the Great Salt Pond to the West....moreless

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Shelling
              • Boating
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Cycling
              • Sailing
              • Parasailing
              • Hiking
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Fishing
              • Kayaking
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.3
              from 3 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              mid summer
              Jul 5 - Aug 15, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $2,800
              Late Summer
              Aug 16 - Aug 29, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $2,250
              My Standard Rate
              5 night min stay
              $350
              $1,995

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • Cleaning Fee $250
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              For those guests who come to Block Island without a car, Mr. Mclaughlin will be responsible for getting the trash & recycling to the Transfer Station.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 07/10/2014
              Check availability
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              21 Unavailable
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              Location

              Car: Not Necessary

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1995

              About the owner: Retired FDA employee.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Links to more information:

               

              Photos

              • Looking Up Calico Hill

                Looking Up Calico Hill

              • Living Room

                Living Room

              • Bookcase in Family - before

                Bookcase in Family - before

              • SE bedroom B

                SE bedroom B

              • Sunset at old harbor

                Sunset at old harbor

              • Dining Room

                Dining Room

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Bookcase gone!

                Bookcase gone!

              • SE Bedroom A

                SE Bedroom A

              • View of Harbor pond from Deck Facing North

                View of Harbor pond from Deck Facing North

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Monday, May 05, 2014

              $321 - $400 per night (USD)
              3

              2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 7

              View calendar: Updated 07/10/14
              Minimum stay: 5-7 nights
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