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Heart of Chatham on Perch Pond!

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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Chatham house description

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the view of Perch Pond from this well appointed 3,000 square foot home. You’re walking distance from downtown Chatham (3/4 mile), White pond (a swimming pond – ½ mile), and public basketball and tennis courts (1/4 mile).
The spacious master bedroom features a fireplace and a balcony overlooking the pond, a large walk-in closet, and master bathroom with separate shower stall and Jacuzzi tub. Full central air-conditioning keeps the home comfortable for you and your family at all hours of the day. Leave the towels and sheets at home because all the linens you will need are provided.
Enjoy your meals in the screened-in porch overlooking the pond or in the formal dinning room downstairs, where you will also find an office (wireless high speed cable Internet service), and a large kitchen and breakfast area, and a cozy family room with fireplace, HDTV, and stereo. You'll find complimentary bikes for the nearby bike trail in the shed, and down in the walk-out basement pool and ping-pong tables for your enjoyment. You’re within striking distance of everything you will want to do on your vacation from swimming to dining to boating to golfing to just enjoying family and friends in old Cape Cod.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Books For Kids
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Game Room
          • Games
          • Games For Kids
          • Music Library
          • Piano
          • Ping Pong Table
          • Pool Table
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • VCR
          • Video Game Console
          • Video Games
          • Video Library

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family

          Attractions

          • Bay/Sound
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Groceries
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Eco Tourism
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Whale Watching

          Location Type

          • Near The Ocean
          • Waterfront

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Ice Skating
          • Pier Fishing
          • Roller Blading
          • Sailing
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Surf Fishing
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Child's Highchair
          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 8 people

          General

          • Activities Guide
          • Air Conditioning
          • Alarm Clock
          • Ceiling Fans
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Computer Available
          • Filtered Water
          • Fireplace
          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            pool table and ping pong table in the walk out basement. ...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating
          • Internet
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • PC
          • Parking
          • Sofa Bed
          • Telescope
          • Toilet Paper
          • Towels Provided:

            An assortment of bath towels and beach towels are provided. ...moreless

          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet

          Kitchen

          • 4 Ring Stove
          • Blender
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Freezer
          • Grill
          • Ice Maker
          • Lobster Pot
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Pantry Items
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Balcony
          • Beach Towels
          • Bicycles:

            4 adult bicycles and 1 child (Age 10). ...moreless

          • Deck / Patio
          • Golf:

            9 hole course is less than a mile away. Several other outstanding 18 hole courses are within 5 miles....moreless

          • Golf Clubs
          • Kayak / Canoe
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Outdoor Grill Gas
          • Screen Porch / Veranda
          • Tennis:

            public courts are a 5 minute walk from home....moreless

          • Water Sports Gear:

            Kayak...moreless

          Pool / Spa

              • Jacuzzi
               

              Reviews

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              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay

              $3,000 $11,200
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • one time cleaning fee $250
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
              • Taxes Included

              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 11/21/2014
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              Location

              15 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Hyannis
              0.2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Delmar
              5 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Freedom Ferry to Nantucket
              1 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Chatham Seaside Links
              16 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Cape Cod Railroad
              3 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Route 6 and 137
              0.2 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Delmar
              0.8 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Oyster River Beach

              Car: Not Necessary

              Located on the elbow of Cape Cod, Chatham is widely recognized as the classic Cape vacation spot. Not only will you enjoy a variety of beaches and ponds for swimming, boating, and other water sports, you may take pleasure in Chatham’s bike trails, tennis and golf courses, sports venues, wildlife preserves, the famous Cape Cod baseball league, band concerts, and plenty of quaint New England charm.

              Other Activities: Seal Watching

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2003

              About the owner: I am the Latin teacher at Nauset Regional High School. Originally from Washington, D.C., I moved to Cape Cod in 2000 with my wife Helen, an Atlanta native who works for Delta Airlines. Helen and I met while working for Chatham Bars Inn 20 years ago, and as we fell in love with one another we also fell in love with the natural beauty and charm of the Cape and of Chatham in particular. We enjoy life on the Cape with our three sons, John, Ben, Will, passionate about the game soccer and the theater (quite a combination!). Each summer we travel to near and far flung destinations thanks to Helen's travel benefits while we invite families who might also appreciate the quaint charm of Chatham to share our home.

              Why the Owner Chose Chatham:
              When we first moved to Chatham, we lived in a classic Cape cottage that was located on the very property we own today. As our family grew, we made the decision to build our new house on the location we fell in love with, alongside Perch Pond. A day trip to Nantucket put a few design ideas in Helen head which I translated into some rough drawings for my friend, colleague, and local architect Greg Kelly. The old cottage was sold to a young history teacher from Harwich for $1, and he moved it to its present location in Brewster. By the time our youngest was born in 2003, our beautiful pond side colonial was ready for us to move in, and we've been enjoying every since.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              There are many special places in our house that we love to be, but it has to be said that many of them have to do with our rear vistas of Perch Pond. Most of our warm weather evening meals are enjoyed on the screened porch overlooking the pond and wetland. Helen and I sometimes use our master bed room balcony as a place to sit and relax during morning coffee or evening cocktails. Our formal dining room is the scene of our annual Christmas dinner served on our best china, but eaten while still in our morning pajamas!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian

               

              Photos

              • Heart of Chatham

                Heart of Chatham

              • Breakfast room looking into kitchen.

                Breakfast room looking into kitchen.

              • dining room, entrance hall, and stair case

                dining room, entrance hall, and stair case

              • Full bedroom.

                Full bedroom.

              • screened in porch table

                screened in porch table

              • screened in porch to back deck

                screened in porch to back deck

              • deck and screened in porch

                deck and screened in porch

              • Twin and full bedroom adjoining bath.

                Twin and full bedroom adjoining bath.

              • Master bedroom.

                Master bedroom.

              • Master bedroom fireplace

                Master bedroom fireplace

              • twin bedroom

                twin bedroom

              • Entrance hall.

                Entrance hall.

              • Family room looking into breakfast room.

                Family room looking into breakfast room.

              • Corner of house with side deck.

                Corner of house with side deck.

              • Master bed

                Master bed

              • Rear Deck

                Rear Deck

              • screened in porch sitting area

                screened in porch sitting area

              • Back deck overlooking Perch Pond.

                Back deck overlooking Perch Pond.

              • Kitchen.

                Kitchen.

              • sliders to balcony overlooking Perch Pond

                sliders to balcony overlooking Perch Pond

              • Master Bedroom

                Master Bedroom

              • Double bedroom

                Double bedroom

              • Master bath Jacuzzi.

                Master bath Jacuzzi.

              • dining room and piano

                dining room and piano

              $3,000 per week (USD)
              5

              3 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian
              • Calendar last updated: 11/21/2014
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