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Island Waterfront Cottage with Private Beach

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Last updated: 08/25/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Fairhaven cottage description

Enjoy your own private beach, views of the Bay, and spectacular sunsets in this delightful 3 bedroom cottage on West Island which comfortably sleeps seven. Bask in the afternoon sunlight, spectacular sunsets, and views of the water from the West-facing dining room and living rooms. A large grassy front lawn which also overlooks the water is the perfect location for outdoor dining, and a sandy area separated from the water provides a wealth of activities for adults and children alike, from horseshoes to building sandcastles. Grill fresh local seafood and corn on the cob as you take in the views of the Bay and the Elizabeth Islands.

The master bedroom is a new addition with cathedral ceilings, skylight, and ceiling fan. It also features a Queen sized bed and new dresser, nightstand, and armoire. The second bedroom was recently outfitted with a new bunk bed which sports a full mattress below and a twin mattress above. A daybed with trundle converts to two twin beds in the evening for additional sleeping accommodations. The main bathroom is also new, and features a large tub and shower with 10 foot ceilings. The kitchen is fully furnished with all new appliances, cookware, dishes, and utensils.

There is parking for 2 cars in the driveway as well as additional on-street parking. The beach is a perfect location to launch your ocean kayak for a pleasant trip around the island, or for small boats and windsurfing. Earl’s Marina and Hoppy’s Landing, right down the street on Causeway Road, are more suited for larger vessels.

The cottage also now has free wireless internet service and free nationwide phone calls!

Keywords: House, Beach House, Cottage, Waterfront, Private, Beach, Island, Oceanfront, Ocean, Bay

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Oceanfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

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                      Nov 1 - May 1, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $300
                      $1,500 $1,800
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $300
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                      Location

                      Sunbathe and swim from your own private beach while your children collect rocks, shells, and discover the ocean wildlife in the low tide sandbar of this protected bayside beach. Explore nearby pristine wooded conservation land via nature trails which lead to hidden beaches and coves. Grill dinner, relax, and soak in the sunset at the end of the day from this westward facing beachfront cottage.

                      See a Photobook which includes photos of West Island as well as the private beach at this cottage:

                      http://store.blurb.com/ebooks/382017-west-island

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1970

                      About the owner: Gloria and her family purchased this property when the two older children were ages 1 and 2. They lived here year-round for many years, and then summered on West Island after the two younger children were born. Over the years, the family has made renovations to the home, which now includes a larger master bedroom and a spacious new bathroom. While Gloria's children are grown and living near Providence and Boston, they still come back to West Island every summer with their own children to enjoy the ocean and the activities of their childhood. They also enjoy ocean kayaking and biking on West Island and they moor their boats at Earl's Marina on Causeway Road, which links West island to Mainland Fairhaven.


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                      Speaks: english, french

                       

                      Photos

                      • Beach at High Tide

                        Beach at High Tide

                      • Roadside Yard

                        Roadside Yard

                      • Oceanside Dining Area

                        Oceanside Dining Area

                      • Sandy Area of Beach

                        Sandy Area of Beach

                      • Hoppy's Landing and Earl's Marina

                        Hoppy's Landing and Earl's Marina

                      • Kitchen and Dining Room

                        Kitchen and Dining Room

                      • Serving Nook

                        Serving Nook

                      • High Rise Bedroom

                        High Rise Bedroom

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Laundry Closet

                        Laundry Closet

                      • Sandy Area and View toward Elizabeth Islands

                        Sandy Area and View toward Elizabeth Islands

                      • Roadside Entrance

                        Roadside Entrance

                      • Oceanside Entrance, Table, Grill, and Storage

                        Oceanside Entrance, Table, Grill, and Storage

                      • View of Sconticut Neck

                        View of Sconticut Neck

                      • Shell and Rock Collecting

                        Shell and Rock Collecting

                      • View of Kitchen and Living Room

                        View of Kitchen and Living Room

                      • Seaside View from Kitchen

                        Seaside View from Kitchen

                      • Bunk Bedroom

                        Bunk Bedroom

                      • Queen Bedroom

                        Queen Bedroom

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Lavette

                        Lavette

                      • Sunset View From Cottage and Beach

                        Sunset View From Cottage and Beach

                      VRBO #312181

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 13, 2014

                      $300 per night (USD)
                      3

                      3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 7

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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english, french
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                      • Calendar last updated: 08/25/2014
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