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Spectacular Views. Beautifully Appointed Home. Very Private.

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Last updated: 08/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Chilmark house description

On Snapping Turtle Farm you will find a gorgeous mission style home, situated on 19 acres just above Squibnocket Pond with sweeping views of the ocean and Noman's Land Island beyond. The house was completed in 2002 with beautiful fir paneling and wainscoting throughout. The chef's kitchen is roomy to accommodate sous chefs and visitors alike. The beach is a 5 minute drive or a 15 minute walk away. Your kayaks and canoes can be stored on the shore of the pond which offers some of the best paddling on Martha's Vineyard. The owner maintains beautiful flower gardens around the house. Snapping Turtle Farm is a very private property. Come and relax and enjoy one of the best views on Martha's Vineyard Island.







Keywords: Five comfortable bedrooms on 19 acres with a gourmet kitchen

Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Pets are welcome with good references....moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Wide walkways and wide hallways. Possible ramp additions over outdoor stairs at house entry....moreless

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 9-11

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            With a generous walk-in closet and elegant bathroom....moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            With adjoining bath and views of the ocean....moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

            Perfect for kids!...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 king

            Master Suite downstairs with full bath....moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 twin/ single

            With gorgeous views. Guests fight over this perfect room!...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

            Very comfortable sofa bed in family room....moreless

          • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            Shower handicap accessible....moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

            beautiful Portuguese tiled bath...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Roomy bathroom....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • The best outdoor shower ever with a fabulous view of the pond and the ocean....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Television:

                wide screen ...moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lake View:

                Squibnocket Pond with swans and geese and ducks. Perfect for paddling....moreless

              • Ocean View:

                Gorgeous Views of Squibnocket Pond and onto barrier beach and onto the ocean and onto Noman's Land Island....moreless

              • Waterfront:

                Property reaches the shores of Squibnocket Pond...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Old english arts and crafts expandable dining table....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 12 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Free Long Distance
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                radiant heat in the floor throughout the house....moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                spectacular views with entertainment center and very comfortable seating....moreless

              • Parking:

                large parking area...moreless

              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                new large washer and dryer...moreless

              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace
              • Wood Stove

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                cusinart, blender, pasta maker, herbs and spices, all hand utensils-if we don;t have, we will buy it for you....moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                quiet Miele...moreless

              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                6 burner range, large sink, roomy fridge, micro wave and convection oven and endless counter space for preparing food...moreless

              • Microwave:

                Sharp combo convection/microwave...moreless

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lanai / Gazebo
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              October
              Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $3,000

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              • Taxes Not included

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              Calendar

              Last updated: 08/10/2014
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Location

              10 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Marthas Vineyard Airport
              10 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              The Steamship Authority, Vineyard Haven
              2.3 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Chilmark Tavern
              1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Squibnocket Beach
               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2000

              About the owner: My house is exquisitely handmade with fine woodworking throughout. My paintings and those of other artists are hung throughout the house. I helped design and build the house. My Inspiration for my paintings often comes from just looking out my windows at the breathtaking views. The peace and quiet is amazing, The natural beauty continues to put a smile on my face everyday that I am here.

              Why the Owner Chose Chilmark:
              All my renters so love the view and the privacy. It is the perfect spot for Martha's Vineyard visitors to enjoy and appreciate the natural surroundings of the island. One can watch the ducks and swans swimming in the pond or watch a pair of ospreys overhead fishing and an occasional marsh hawk swooping by, hunting for his supper.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              The kitchen is functional and spacious. Everyone likes gathering there to help prepare and enjoy snacks and meals. The views while doing dishes make this task desirable! The kitchen porch is ideal for morning coffee while taking in the early light on the ocean. The sunset porch with the old fashion wicker furniture will be a favorite destination; some may even have a cocktail in hand. The serenity and tranquility of this private setting is so healing and desirable. The beaches are minutes away. Picturesque Menemsha is a short ride from the house, with its fish markets and restaurants.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • View from house and porches

                View from house and porches

              • house facing the south

                house facing the south

              • west sunset deck and view

                west sunset deck and view

              • amazing kitchen

                amazing kitchen

              • living room looking south

                living room looking south

              • Entryway looking pass living room to master bedroom with fine woodworking detail

                Entryway looking pass living room to master bedroom with fine woodworking detail

              • arts and crafts bench in master bedroom

                arts and crafts bench in master bedroom

              • Master Bath on entry level

                Master Bath on entry level

              • antique cherry desk in queen bedroom

                antique cherry desk in queen bedroom

              • twin bedroom

                twin bedroom

              • sunset

                sunset

              • Snapping Turtle Farm Entrance

                Snapping Turtle Farm Entrance

              • entrance in spring

                entrance in spring

              • Well Equipped Kitchen

                Well Equipped Kitchen

              • Living Room in summer mode

                Living Room in summer mode

              • Dining room with a peek of the living room

                Dining room with a peek of the living room

              • master suite

                master suite

              • Master Bedroom on lower level

                Master Bedroom on lower level

              • Queen Bedroom

                Queen Bedroom

              • bath off kitchen and queen bedroom

                bath off kitchen and queen bedroom

              • laundry room

                laundry room

              • Steinway piano in family room downstairs

                Steinway piano in family room downstairs

              VRBO #303097

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

              $3,000 per week (USD)
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              5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
              Sleeps 11

              View calendar: Updated 08/10/14
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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              Speaks: english
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