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Charming, Historic House in Downtown Mystic

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Historic downtown Mystic, CT

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our 4 room apartment, the first floor of the 1879 historic home of Allen Avery, allows you the opportunity to get away from your every day routine and find yourself at the gateway to what has been aptly named Mystic Coast and Country. With beautiful hardwood floors and lots of sunny windows, this can be your home away from home for a short stay or a long, lazy summer. Located in the historic district, you can stroll amongst the other historic homes or shop and dine in the heart of downtown Mystic. You can walk across the historic bascule bridge and rent kayaks or canoes to explore the Mystic River, watch the 100 year old Sabino steam by going to and fro from Mystic Seaport or be on board the Argia as she passes under the bridge and gets ready to set sail. But be sure to enjoy an ice cream cone on the walk back home.

You can use the fully equipped kitchen to whip up a 5 course meal or grill up the fresh local catch of the day on the brick patio, ending the evening at the nearby pub or one of the theaters. The off-street parking area is surrounded by unique perennial gardens to be enjoyed by all and the house is both child and pet friendly, with some owner discretion with regards to the latter. It is a non-smoking accommodation and property.

Window air conditioners and ceiling fans cool things down in the summer and a powerful gas stove in the living room as well as electric baseboard heat keeps you warm when the temperatures start to drop. The apartment easily sleeps 6 with a king size bed in the bedroom and a double bed futon and full size sleeper sofa in the living room. The dining room accommodates 6 at the table, while the kitchen is eager to host a cozy breakfast, lunch or dinner for 2. There is one full bath. The layout of the apartment easily adapts for a family, two couples, or a girls’ only getaway. There is a flat screen TV, DVD, and stereo in the living room and another flat screen TV in the bedroom.

Keywords: First floor of a house, off-street parking, walk to restaurants, shops, river, Mystic Seaport

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved pets are welcome...moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size beds (1), 1 porta crib possibly available upon request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) 1 futon and 1 full size sleeper in living room....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Washer/dryer in kitchen, off-street parking for 1 car, hardwood floors, ceiling fans, bedroom has queen size bed, living room has futon that opens to a full size bed as well as a full size sleeper sofa, easy walking distance to the heart of downtown Mystic and the famous Mystic Pizza....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    window units and ceiling fans...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace adds ambience and amazing warmth! ...moreless

  • Heating:

    Electric heat with fabulous propane fireplace in living room....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $75
  • Fee per pet $25
  • Pet Fee $25
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$150/night for 3 - 6 nights.

$1000 for 1 week.

$1700 for 2 weeks.

$2400 for 3 weeks.

$3000 per month.

$75 cleaning fee for stays of 2 weeks or less; $100 for stays of 2+ to 4 weeks; $150 for 4+ to 8 weeks; $225 for stays of more than 8 weeks.

$1000 security deposit is required for long term rentals of greater than 2 months.

NOTE: UNTIL CONFIRMED, RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Preferred payment is by credit card although payment by check is possible if received at least 60 days in advance of your stay. Full payment is required to reserve your dates of stay.


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Location

Within short walking distance to the shops, restaurants and attractions of historic Mystic, including Mystic Seaport and access to the Mystic River for kayaking and canoeing, 5 minute drive to Mystic Aquarium, Olde Mistick Village and Mystic Factory Stores. 15 minute drive to beaches, museums, lighthouses, casinos, hiking and biking trails. So much to see and do, never enough time!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We live nearby and frequently complain to each other that there are so many things to do that it is hard to choose! We hope that you will have the same problem and would love to help you customize your visit to take advantage of all the opportunities this region can offer: history, art, nature, culture and theater; entertainment venues and outdoor activities of all sorts. Or if you are a lighthouse lover, there are more than half a dozen lighthouses to be sighted off the shores of southeastern Connecticut as well as several places on shore in Stonington, Mystic, Groton and New London to go to learn about them up close and personal. We love to travel and experience things as a native and want to offer that opportunity to our guests as well.


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Photos

  • Historic downtown Mystic, CT

    Historic downtown Mystic, CT

  • Full size sleeper sofa and futon in living room.

    Full size sleeper sofa and futon in living room.

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Patio with blooming hydrangeas

    Patio with blooming hydrangeas

  • Stonington, CT

    Stonington, CT

  • Mystic Seaport at sunset

    Mystic Seaport at sunset

  • Avery Point in nearby Groton, CT

    Avery Point in nearby Groton, CT

  • Ledge Light - visit it while on a Project O Cruise from nearby Groton, CT

    Ledge Light - visit it while on a Project O Cruise from nearby Groton, CT

  • New full size sleeper sofa, flat screen TV, mantel and gas stove.

    New full size sleeper sofa, flat screen TV, mantel and gas stove.

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • Downtown Mystic

    Downtown Mystic

  • Mystic Seaport

    Mystic Seaport

  • The Mystic River from High Street

    The Mystic River from High Street

  • Latimer Light in nearby Fishers Island Sound

    Latimer Light in nearby Fishers Island Sound

  • Mystic Seaport

    Mystic Seaport

VRBO #349810

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
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  • Calendar last updated 05/12/2015
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