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Spectacular Beach Home on Long Island Sound

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wrap around porch

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Last updated: 07/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A true GEM! Our home is directly on the shore of the Long Island Sound. Built in 1921 by our grandparents, it features a beautiful wrap around porch where you can relax with friends, have a drink and watch the spectacular summer sunsets. Walk out the front door down the steps to the beach where the water invites you for a swim. Stroll the shoreline, kayak or canoe and enjoy the tranquility of the the water.
We have 6 bedrooms. Fall asleep to the sound of waves in the 2 front bedrooms that offer double beds with water views. 2 bedrooms with queen and king sized beds, 2 bedrooms with twin beds, 2 sleeping porches, 1 with 3 twin beds, 1 with sleep sofa. When not used for sleeping enjoy the comfortable sitting room with TV and water views. 2 full baths upstairs, half bath downstairs.
Large living/dining room with cozy fire place for chilly evenings. Full kitchen and laundry room with all NEW appliances. Separate room with new FLAT SCREEN TV for quiet enjoyment.


Keywords: Wi-Fi, pet friendly, private setting, directly on beach front, sleeps 15+, long island sound, family home, wraparound porch, traditional

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 15-20

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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July-August
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,000 $19,000
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,000
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Last updated: 07/05/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1921

About the owner: I work in the medical field, currently managing a pediatric ophthalmology practice. Gardening is my passion and I spend many hours planting, pruning and weeding. We have 2 cats that are a BIG part of our family. I am married with a daughter in college.

Why the Owner Chose Madison:
Our summer home was built by my grandparents in 1921. 5 generations have enjoyed swimming, sailing, water skiing, kayaking and building sand castles for 90 years! Easily accessible by car or train, 2 hours from NYC, 3 hours from Boston.Fly into NY/NJ, Boston, Providence or Hartford. 45 minute drive to Mystic Seaport/Aquarium for a day of fun.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Walk out the front door to your private beach and Long Island Sound. Enjoy your morning coffee by the water on the wrap around porch. Feed the sea gulls if you wish. Take a 10 minute walk or 5 minute drive to town. Enjoy unique shops, fine dining, art galleries, theaters and farmers market. Visit the library, post office and grocery stores. Antique shops abound!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • wrap around porch

    wrap around porch

  • front view of home from beach

    front view of home from beach

  • cozy alcove with fire place

    cozy alcove with fire place

  • front steps to private beach and Long Island Sound

    front steps to private beach and Long Island Sound

  • back view with croquet court

    back view with croquet court

VRBO #367415

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Date last modified - Monday, July 06, 2015

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    20
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 50%
  • Calendar last updated 07/05/2015
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Madison #367415

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