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Writer & Artists' Apartment in Stonington Borough

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The James Merrill House. The apartment is on the top floor on the left hand side

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This third floor walk up is in the historic James Merrill House which is located in the center of Stonington Borough.

The rental apartment enjoys Stonington Harbor water views from the front living room that can also double as a second bedroom. The apartment has a large bright bathroom, a galley kitchen and a quiet bedroom at the back of the building which receives morning sun. The apartment is a stone's throw from restaurants and shops. It is a five minute walk to DuBois Beach and the beautiful Stonington lighthouse.

The Jackson Apartment (as we refer to this apartment) is adjacent to the historic Merrill Apartment on the third floor of a mixed use Victorian building which also includes three shops at street level and two year round rental units on the second floor. The Merrill Building was purchased by the Pulitzer Prize winning American poet, James Merrill, in 1955. He summered there, much of the time with his partner David Jackson, until Merrill’s death in1995 when ownership of the building was given to the Stonington Village Improvement Association (SVIA). The Merrill apartment is maintained by the Merrill House Committee of the SVIA as a place for work, study, and inspiration as part of a 15-year old writer-in-residence program.


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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) Brand New!!, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Brand new!

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    There is a view of Stonington Harbor from the front room....across the roof's of of the neighbours houses....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    There is a window AC unit in the bedroom....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Shared dryer is in the basement of the building and is free to use....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine:

    Shared washer is in the basement of the buidling and is free to use....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
 

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Aug ...... $900/week

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010


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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese

 

Photos

  • The James Merrill House. The apartment is on the top floor on the left hand side

    The James Merrill House. The apartment is on the top floor on the left hand side

  • Dining Room - looking back to the front door and bookshelves in the hallway.

    Dining Room - looking back to the front door and bookshelves in the hallway.

  • Living Room (with sofa bed)

    Living Room (with sofa bed)

  • Galley Kitchen

    Galley Kitchen

  • Dining Room - as you see it from the front door

    Dining Room - as you see it from the front door

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • View from living room

    View from living room

  • Nice bright sunny bathroom

    Nice bright sunny bathroom

VRBO #293154

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Saturday, May 23, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Apartment
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 03/20/2015
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+ 401-374-4197

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