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Flexible Booking--Historic Home on Freshwater

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Hand-painted tiles grace the fully-stocked kitchen.

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Last updated: 04/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This charming Historic home was built in 1761 as a summer retreat for a sea captain and his new bride. Located on a private water with a dock, this place has everything to make a memorable vacation. Relax on the deck, take a swim, kayak, fish or read on the dock....there is a fire pit and fire flies! Our home has everything you might need for a special getaway. All towels and linens are included.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2647 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum renter age is 25yrs with valid driver's license....moreless

  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    downstairs...moreless

  • Room 4: 2 twin/ single

    upstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    upstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    upstairs with dressing area....moreless

  • The staircase is original to 1761 and is narrow.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    downstairs...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    upstairs...moreless

  • Neither bathroom is handicap accessible.

Other Amenities

  • Our family and friends love staying here. The house is welcoming and there is a lot to do....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Lake:

    Our home is located on a freshwater lake....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Fresh water swimming, kayaking, sailing and fishing are in our backyard. We have a floating dock that can be moved into the center of the lake for sunbathing & diving. Fireflies light the woods....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    Cape Cod has beaches in every direction....moreless

  • Town:

    Mashpee is the nearest town--5 minutes away. Shop, dine and explore the famous Mashpee Commons....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The dining table seats 12 with additional picnic tables outside....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Window units upstairs & down....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Baseboard....moreless

  • Internet:

    Comcast...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets, blankets, down comforters in winter....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Antique parlor, family room, library and pool table room....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking:

    Lots of parking. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Printer
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    Landline for local calls only. ...moreless

  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wi-fi in library and service in various parts of the house. ...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    An original wood stove warms the downstairs sleeping area....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Yes! And an expresso maker!...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Lots of pots, pans, bakeware, and utensils for the kitchen and BBQ....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Large set of white with red-rimmed dishes, sturdy flatware and water/wine/bar glasses. Water pitches, serving platter included....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Cleans very well....moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Hand-painted Hoyman-Browe tiles are the focal point of the modern kitchen with views & deck access....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Built-in...moreless

  • Oven:

    Electric....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, oils, sugar, condiments--all of the usual items are here. Please feel free to use whatever you need. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    There is a fridge in the kitchen and in the barn....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric with 4 burner glass surface....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Yes!...moreless

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio:

    With umbrellas....moreless

  • Golf:

    Many courses nearby....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn and wooded area....moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas with lobster pots....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Raft
  • Sand Box
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    Tennis courts are available at all area high schools....moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$500 $500
Thu, Fri
$3,250

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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Weddings and special event bookings available.


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Last updated: 04/26/2015
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Location

65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Boston Logan, TF Green, Hyannis
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Golf Courses within 7 miles
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Moonakis--yes!
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
lots of beaches

Car: Necessary

Listed on the National Historic Register, our circa 1761 home lets you stay in a bit of history. Although fully modern, the rich character of this home remains. With 3 bedrooms upstairs and another large sleeping area on the main floor, there is plenty of space for everyone to stay comfortably. Additional living space includes:

A library with Wi-fi

Billiard Room

Family Room & Parlor

Dining area that seats 12

Large, sunny deck

Washer & dryer in basements

Everything you need from linens to lobster pots are here for you to use.

Cape Cod beaches are in every direction!

The famous Moonakis Cafe is a short walk as well as the historic Waquoit Congregational Church. Mashpee Commons has shopping, dining, movies and special events. At last count, there were 7 golf courses within 7 miles. The village of Sandwich is close as well as Falmouth.

Cape Cod is a great place to stay and play!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: We are Californians who love the East Coast. Cape Cod has given our big family a place to re-connect, have fun and chillax.

Why the Owner Chose East Falmouth:
Our home will feel like yours the minute you walk in. From the woods to the water, our home welcomes you. Everything you might need is already here. Our antique filled home makes your Cape getaway easy.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You will really enjoy being on a freshwater lake while smelling the ocean breezes. Golf, Mashpee Commons and beaches are all nearby.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Hand-painted tiles grace the fully-stocked kitchen.

    Hand-painted tiles grace the fully-stocked kitchen.

  • Our dining table seats comfortably.

    Our dining table seats comfortably.

  • Play a game to see who does dishes!

    Play a game to see who does dishes!

  • Everyone wants to sleep in this peaceful spot(full pillow-top).

    Everyone wants to sleep in this peaceful spot(full pillow-top).

  • Full upstairs bath.

    Full upstairs bath.

  • The kitchen porch always gets a breeze and opens to the back deck for barbequing

    The kitchen porch always gets a breeze and opens to the back deck for barbequing

  • View from the family room, kitchen and deck.

    View from the family room, kitchen and deck.

  • Lobsta!

    Lobsta!

  • Our family room is bright & cheery! We have many movies, games, and HBO.

    Our family room is bright & cheery! We have many movies, games, and HBO.

  • Our parlor is the perfect spot to read or take a quick nap.

    Our parlor is the perfect spot to read or take a quick nap.

  • Master bedroom gets beautiful morning light(queen pillow-top).

    Master bedroom gets beautiful morning light(queen pillow-top).

  • Antiques twin beds, oak vanity and my grandparents Valentines grace the red room

    Antiques twin beds, oak vanity and my grandparents Valentines grace the red room

  • Kayaking after a game of water polo.

    Kayaking after a game of water polo.

  • View of the side yard and the funky 'Lady of the Lake' statue.

    View of the side yard and the funky 'Lady of the Lake' statue.

  • More family fun.

    More family fun.

  • The John Parker Bar.

    The John Parker Bar.

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Minimum stay: 4 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/26/2015
Email owner

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