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Waterfront-on Taylors Pond--Direct Access to Nantucket Sound

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Taylor's Pond from deck off living room

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Last updated: 06/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located on a quiet, safe cul-de-sac, the property is sited directly on Taylor's Pond with over 250 feet of pond frontage. View the sunrise from the deck overlooking the pond. (See photos.) Taylor's Pond is a salt water tidal pond that meets Nantucket Sound via Mill Creek--perfect for kayaking, canoeing, or small motor boats. (Local vendors rent kayaks by the week. They deliver too.) The houses on the Pond are quintessential cape architecture.

Starting at the house, it's a 1/2 mile walk to Forest Beach (facing south), 2 miles to Harding's Beach (a very popular family beach in Chatham, faces south) and a 4-mile drive to the center of downtown Chatham. Access the water at the property's edge wearing your clogs or shellshoes for kayaking, canoeing or boating. From there, it's a 10-minute kayak ride to a small beach (facing south) that is reachable only by water. A pretty bike path, with a direct and easy run to Chatham center, is only a half mile away.

The house is a 4-season house with central AC, heat, and gas fireplace. There are three bedrooms and 2 full baths. The master bedroom (queen) and a second bedroom (2 twins) are on the main floor. (see photos) The bathroom on the first floor has just been completely renovated and has an oversized shower with a bench seat and a heated floor. A third bedroom (2 twins) is on the lower level. There is a ping-pong table on the lower level with games and puzzles for rainy or lazy days Property has wireless Internet, a gas grill, and a flat screen t.v. All linens (bedding, bath and beach towels) are included. RENTAL IS FOR 4 PERSONS MAXIMUM.



Keywords: Cape Cod, Chatham, beach, quiet, waterfront, deck, AC,First floor master

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1725 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2

    ...moreless

  • The bathroom on the first floor has just been completely renovated and has an oversized shower with a bench seat and a heated floor....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Beach chairs, heat, central air, outdoor furniture, iron, ironing board, lobster pot, coffee maker, blender, room fans....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Assorted games and puzzles; ping-pong table...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    One in living room and one in master bedroom...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    A natural gas fireplace...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All bedding provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided:

    All beach and bath towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    and dryer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

    All provided...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Toaster oven...moreless

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles:

    Can be rented with delivery and pick-up. Bike trail less than 1/2 mile from house....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Wood deck. See photos...moreless

  • Golf:

    Very nice and challenging courses in town and abutting towns....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Can be rented from local company that delivers and picks up....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    gas...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis:

    Public courts nearby...moreless

  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July 2015
Jun 27 - Jul 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450
August/Labor Day 2015
Aug 1 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500
Fall 2015
Sep 12 - Dec 12, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,800

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Cleaning fee $125
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rental is not locked until signed rental contract and deposit are received.

Fall 2014: 50% deposit due at booking; balance plus cleaning fee and damage deposit due one month prior to arrival date.

2015: 10% deposit due at booking and 40% due Jan 1, 2015; balance plus cleaning fee and damage deposit due one month prior to arrival date.

Money received will be refunded only if the premises are re-booked by owner for the same reservation period and same rental amount.


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Last updated: 06/18/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hyannis
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Hyannis
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Two public
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Massachusetts Rt 6
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Forest Beach

Car: Recommended

House on quiet/safe cul-de-sac, near bike path, excellent kayaking and paddle board opportunities on Taylor's Pond, Mill Creek, & Nantucket Sound, local kayak/paddle board/bike rentals available.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: My wife is an interior designer and I am a Professor of Economics at Boston College. We have a home in the Boston suburbs and a home in Chatham. We have three daughters who have now left the nest.

Why the Owner Chose Chatham:
Location, location, location. The house has 250 feet of frontage on Taylor's Pond (a salt water tidal pond connected to Nantucket Sound) with picturesque views of classic Cape Cod architecture.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Taylor's Pond from deck off living room

    Taylor's Pond from deck off living room

  • View of Taylor's Pond from left side of deck

    View of Taylor's Pond from left side of deck

  • Taylor's Pond from cul-de-sac (house just to left)

    Taylor's Pond from cul-de-sac (house just to left)

  • Bedroom #2 (Twin Beds)

    Bedroom #2 (Twin Beds)

  • Recreation room--windows facing Taylor's Pond

    Recreation room--windows facing Taylor's Pond

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • View of Taylor's Pond from sunroom

    View of Taylor's Pond from sunroom

  • Path to Pond (on property, just left of house)

    Path to Pond (on property, just left of house)

  • 29 Periwinkle, Chatham (Taylor's Pond behind house)

    29 Periwinkle, Chatham (Taylor's Pond behind house)

  • Living Room--faces Taylor's Pond, opens onto deck on Taylor's Pond

    Living Room--faces Taylor's Pond, opens onto deck on Taylor's Pond

  • Master Bedroom--queen bed

    Master Bedroom--queen bed

  • Bedroom #3 (Twin Beds)

    Bedroom #3 (Twin Beds)

  • Taylor's Pond from recreation room

    Taylor's Pond from recreation room

  • Taylor's Pond from kitchen window

    Taylor's Pond from kitchen window

  • Taylor's Pond from side yard

    Taylor's Pond from side yard

  • River from Taylor's Pond to Nantucket Sound (taken from our house next door)

    River from Taylor's Pond to Nantucket Sound (taken from our house next door)

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 06/18/2015
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