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Renovated 1850's Farm House Near Heart of Historic Provincetown

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view from the front porch & the private parking spaces for residents & guests

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Last updated: 10/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Provincetown condo description

Have your morning coffee on the wide covered front porch over looking a rolling moor and the historic Colonial graveyard. Or sun bathe on the private second floor deck and look up at the renaissance beauty of the Pilgrim Monument.. A pastoral setting yet only a five minute walk to Town Hall and Macmillan Wharf. Modern completely furnished kitchen (gas stove, microwave, coffee maker etc) . Second floor bedroom with private bath and cathedral ceilings, first floor bedroom and bath, comfortable living room with Cable TV, DVD and WiFi. Furnished in farmhouse antiques. Washer/ dryer in shared basement. Use of gas BBQ grill. Private parking lot for two cars.

Property Type

  • Condo
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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          • Master bed room on the second floor has cathedral ceilings , an antique roll top desk and library, and private bath. First floor bedroom has immediate access to a bathroom. Both have spacious closets, chest of drawers, air conditioners in the summer...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • kitchen amenities include Italian stove top coffee makers, expresso cups, Turkish coffee Ibrik, martini shaker, full china service, microwave oven...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Beach:

                Herring Cove is the popular gay beach easy bike ride or town bus. Race Point is a straight beach is ocean beach a longer bike ride away 2 miles. Both are part of the Cape Cod National Park...moreless

              • Near The Ocean
              • Town:

                3 mile commercial St. with restaurants, shops and galleries is .3 miles away...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                Harbor is an 8 min walk away. Whale Watch, Schooner Excursions, sailing, para sailing, fishing charters, harbor view restaurants...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Paragliding
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Free Local Calls
              • Heating:

                central heat...moreless

              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

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

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Beach Umbrellas
              • Deck / Patio
              • Deck Furniture
              • Outdoor Furniture
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Porch Furniture
              • Small Cooler
              • Tennis:

                4 public courts 50 yards behind house...moreless

               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 5 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              June Shoulder Season
              May 24 - Jun 27
              3 night min stay
              $225
              High Season
              Jun 28 - Sep 8
              7 night min stay

              $1,995
              Shoulder Season
              Sep 9 - Oct 13
              3 night min stay
              $225
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay

              $1,995

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Taxes Not included

              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 10/23/2014
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              21 Unavailable
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              Location

              1 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Provincetown
              0.5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              The A House
              0.3 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              MacMillan Wharf
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Head of the Meadows
              80 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Providence
              1 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              US 6
              0.2 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Ten Tables and Napi's
              0.3 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              bay beach

              Car: Not Necessary

              Historic buildings, national park activities, galleries, antiques, retail shops along 18th and 19th century street with restaurants and bars, dune tours, site seeing planes.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: We have loved Provincetown and owned property or rented summers for over twenty here five years and for sixteen years have vacationed here yearly with our adopted Russian son. We are both educational professionals living in Boston who have come to feel Provincetown is a second home.. The author Michael Cunningham in his homage to Provincetown 'Lands End' put it well, it is a piece of geography and a social culture utterly unique and unto itself!.

              Why the Owner Chose Provincetown:
              The 19th century amenity of a wide country porch means that in the summer time one can dine , read and entertain outside, Our unit is part of a small complex of three other condos most of them owner occupied year round so the property is beautifully maintained and landscaped with care. We wanted to create a space that was distinctive and welcoming and did not feel like a cookie cutter summer rental. So the house has furniture and furnishings that are beautiful and that we wanted to share with quests - from a roll top desk in the master bedroom and a corner cabinet in the living room built by my great grandfather; to a library of summer reading that includes Provincetown poets and authors like Mark Doty and Mary Oliver, to the novels you may have always wanted to read your way through - Armistead Maupin to all seven volumes of Harry Potter!

              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
              We fell in love with this quaint old house sitting on its hospitable front porch , looking down the slope covered with beach plum and hydrangia and across to a moor. Alden Street is a quiet little traveled narrow street that bends around the rolling colonial graveyard to Shankpainter road so it has a country feel to it. Remarkably however one is so close to the heart of town that one can hear the chimes from city hall and walk to restaurants, bars and cabarets in an easy 8 minute stroll. It is particularly accessible to Macmillan Wharf and the Boston-Provincetown Ferry so there is little need for a car to get here or get around upon arriving. One can pick up the town shuttle to go to the beach. Close to the lively summer scene, and yet even in high season one is living a bucolic serenity. Rent off season and you have a cozy hide away only minutes from Napi's - the town's favorite year round restaurant,


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • view from the front porch & the private parking spaces for residents & guests

                view from the front porch & the private parking spaces for residents & guests

              • walking into the Farm House

                walking into the Farm House

              • Fly the Ptown Peace flag or the banner of your choosing!

                Fly the Ptown Peace flag or the banner of your choosing!

              • early morning in the kitchen ... coffee brewing to sip on the porch

                early morning in the kitchen ... coffee brewing to sip on the porch

              • cathedral ceilings and air conditioned

                cathedral ceilings and air conditioned

              • door to master bathroom

                door to master bathroom

              • second floor sun deck

                second floor sun deck

              • cheerful first floor bedroom

                cheerful first floor bedroom

              • .Front side of the Front porch early morning

                .Front side of the Front porch early morning

              • living room in early morning

                living room in early morning

              • Dining room table can sit six quests.

                Dining room table can sit six quests.

              • Queen size bed in master bed room

                Queen size bed in master bed room

              • roll top desk and library in master bedroom, door to sun porch

                roll top desk and library in master bedroom, door to sun porch

              • view of monument from sun deck

                view of monument from sun deck

              • lay in bed and see the Pilgrim Monument!

                lay in bed and see the Pilgrim Monument!

              • first floor bedroom

                first floor bedroom

              • second floor porch looking up a the Pilgrim Monument

                second floor porch looking up a the Pilgrim Monument

              • view of the Farm House

                view of the Farm House

              $225 - $285 per night (USD)
              5

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 10/23/14
              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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              Member since: 2012
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 10/23/2014
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