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An Exquisitely Private, Romantic, and All Seasons Retreat for Couples

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This breathtaking, custom-built, luxury home boasts wall-to-wall sliding glass doors on the main floor that overlook the mouth of the Potomac as it opens into the Chesapeake Bay. The home is designed to give the illusion of sitting on a boat or ship on the water when enjoying the main floor.

Warm yourself with the white marble framed fireplace this Fall and Winter. The third story or cupola offers a 360 degree view of the river, bay, creek and quiet countryside that leads up to the property. Fall foliage colors lay beneath you as far as the eye can see. Eagles often rest in the large, towering trees next to the house with an eye-to-eye view of them.

The estate is surrounded by a 6 feet privacy fence creating a sense that you’re the only one on the water while staying here. Over 300 feet of shoreline surround the property offering you never ending WATERFRONT VIEWS of the beautiful Potomac River and the large ships that cross the horizon on the Chesapeake Bay.

The home is decorated with fine quality furniture, antiques, and appointments. More details below photos.

Water Access, Beaches and Fishing: Water access avail. off private pier (~5 ft mean water depth @ high tide). Home is on 'big water' where dramatic, beautiful storms move in quickly. Guest watercraft /must/ be moored overnight @ nearby Marina for separate fee or can be launched daily for free @ small creek (1.25mi) & returned to trailer each night.

Private pier & lower tier rip-rap offer great vantages for fishing. Guests, neighbors & friends catch bluefish, rockfish, croaker, skate, and an abundance of blue crab along our share of the river/bay. For safety and sanitary reasons, fish MUST be cleaned on cleaning table outside the courtyard area of the property. ALL Hooks, equip., lines MUST BE POLICED/REMOVED.

Beach Access.
Fall and Winter Seasons: Quiet walks along the beach as well as sunny hamlets hidden from the winds offer great reading and resting opportunities with first row seating for Eagle, Osprey and Blue Heron watching.

Peak Season: Nearby beach & creek great places for crab hunting/sunbathingy.

Many guests have rented kayaks or small boats from a local company for their stay to enjoy the water even more. Please ask for details. All watercraft are delivered directly to the property.

The Bedrooms: The romantic, spacious master suite covers the entire 2nd floor with a king size bed facing French doors that open to a widows walk. This room offers two reading areas overlooking different views of the water and surrounding scenes as well as a spacious walk-in closet/dressing room. The room is also furnished with a large, antique wooden desk for checking email or for many of our guests 'working from home' during the course of their stay. The master bath offers a spacious waterfall shower, massage shower heads and shower bench with his/her vanities.

The 2nd bedroom is located on the main floor next to its own bathroom & has a full size bed. Views of the Bay greet you as you wake with your own private sliding door access to the screened-in porch. It is a perfect size/location for children, a visiting grandparent/au pair/nanny or for napping guests.

The Guest House: The Guest House is also AVAILABLE FOR RENT AT A SEPARATE RATE for guests requiring overflow/additional sleeping arrangements. It offers its own private, full kitchen and dining area, powder room, and living room with wall to wall water views. The Master Suite encompasses the entire 2nd story and offers wrap around windows, a private bath with waterfall shower, and built in wardrobe/closet for a comfortable stay. Like the main house bedroom, it offers a wonderful reading nook overlooking the expansive waterfront views. Finally, the guest house offers its own private deck for morning sunning and coffee or catching the evening sunset.

The home is also available for purchase. Please see http://www.nnkwaterfronthome.com for more information.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age of renters of 27 years old....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Roku supports your Netflix or Amazon Prime Movie accounts...moreless

  • Games
  • Music Library:

    Roku supports your Pandora account....moreless

  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • River
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Telephone:

    Local outgoing calls and emergency calls only. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Master Bedroom on 2nd floor has its own balcony. Main floor has deck that runs the entire length of the house, joining the screened porch room off the kitchen and main floor bedroom....moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    3rd story cupola with near 360 degree views of the water and surrounding countryside. Stunning star gazing from the widows walk just outside the cupola door....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
May 18 - Sep 6, 2015
7 night min stay
$375
$10,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$350
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

For stays less than 1 week, we include a $100 cleaning fee. The Damage protection is a supplemental insurance to cover renters damage not covered by our Home Owners policy.

We offer discounts for Armed Services Veterans, please ask.


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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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Location

118 Miles
Nearest Airport
Washington, DC
80 Miles
Nearest Train
Fredericksburg, VA
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
VA301 and VA200
Reedville
Nearest Beach
Marshalls Beach

Car: Necessary

This Waterfront property, just 2.5 hours southeast of DC and only an 1.5 hours north of Richmond, VA, is nestled at the end of a quiet road overlooking the Chesapeake Bay. The views from the property span the mouth of the Potomac River as it opens into Bay with a distant view of Maryland nearly 7 miles away. Please see FURTHER DETAILS regarding water access and nearby beaches. This area is convenient to grocery shopping and fresh seafood shops in nearby villages of Reedville, Heathsville and Burgess. The village of Kilmarnock offers antique and specialty shopping, a premium wine shop with artisan breads and gourmet cheese, live music and BBQ on Friday nights and other convenient amenities.

Other Activities: Bird watching, star gazing, historical site touring, wine tours

 

Manager info

About: Matthew is a native Virginian whose family have loved and enjoyed the Potomac River and Chesapeake Bay his whole life. Lachelle grew up in the Midwest on the plains, kayaking, canoeing, and enjoying water-sports on the rivers and lakes that weave their way through Iowa, Minnesota and Missouri.

Why Reedville:
We were stunned when we pulled up into the drive the first time to see 711 Marshalls Beach Road. The wind was strong, whitecaps rolled across the mouth of the river. (Lachelle felt right at home, as if she was back on the windy plains in Iowa.) As we entered the garden gate, we were stunned. No one could have prepared us for the expansive, break-taking view of the Chesapeake Bay that greeted us as we entered the courtyard.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home is the only home on Marshalls Beach that is rented. You are surrounded by Richmond and Northern Virginia families who have traveled here every weekend through the summer for as many as seven generations. Southern hospitality abounds. The design of the home is the greatest feedback we receive. Every local contractor, builder, real estate agent or neighbor who visits us at the house are floored -- completely awestruck by the property. Many of these folks grew up on the Bay and River or have lived/worked the properties there for years. We think that says it all.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Stunning light display or turn out the lights to enjoy unpolluted star gazing

    Stunning light display or turn out the lights to enjoy unpolluted star gazing

  • Main Home great room

    Main Home great room

  • View from the screened in porch at sunrise

    View from the screened in porch at sunrise

  • Master suite

    Master suite

  • View of mouth of the Potomac and Bay from Master Suite

    View of mouth of the Potomac and Bay from Master Suite

  • Courtyard and gardens between the Main and Guest homes

    Courtyard and gardens between the Main and Guest homes

  • 360 degree view from 3rd story cupola

    360 degree view from 3rd story cupola

  • Wrap around water views from the Guest House Master Suite

    Wrap around water views from the Guest House Master Suite

  • guest house master suite bathroom

    guest house master suite bathroom

  • Guest House private deck

    Guest House private deck

  • Evening view of the creek

    Evening view of the creek

  • View from the ship's portal/window in the Master Bedroom

    View from the ship's portal/window in the Master Bedroom

  • Sunrise from the courtyard

    Sunrise from the courtyard

  • 2nd BR's bath in Main house

    2nd BR's bath in Main house

  • Master suite bath with his and her vanities, waterfall shower

    Master suite bath with his and her vanities, waterfall shower

  • 2nd bedroom with private entrance to screened porch. wonderful bay breezes

    2nd bedroom with private entrance to screened porch. wonderful bay breezes

  • Widows walk just outside cupola.

    Widows walk just outside cupola.

  • Guest house kitchen and dining room, fully appointed

    Guest house kitchen and dining room, fully appointed

  • Guest house living room.

    Guest house living room.

  • view from the guest house deck at sunrise

    view from the guest house deck at sunrise

  • View up the Potomac River offering stunning sunsets

    View up the Potomac River offering stunning sunsets

  • View from the master bedroom.  A recliner awaits.

    View from the master bedroom. A recliner awaits.

  • Aerial of the Marshall's Beach offering great fishing and kayaking.

    Aerial of the Marshall's Beach offering great fishing and kayaking.

$350 - $375 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/30/2015
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