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On the Water! Gorgeous Views!

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Last updated: 07/16/2014

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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Stratford cottage description

A classic 1930s beach cottage with an uncluttered interior, beautiful light, incredible views and an inviting deck. It's a great place to unwind with friends or just a special loved one. It's perfect for two couples as there's a bedroom and living area on each floor. But it's also a wonderful place for families, with lots of room to play inside and out.

The cottage, recently re-constructed and furnished by local artists, has an open floor plan and casual furnishings. In addition to a bedroom, the first floor has an open kitchen, eating, and living area that opens out onto a large deck overlooking the water. A second bedroom with dressing room and a spacious living area comprise the second floor.

The recently renovated bathroom has a rainfall shower head and pebble shower floor. When the temperature dips, a wood stove provides warmth and adds to the charm. The upstairs living area has a daybed which can be used for a fifth guest.

Walking and biking are favorite past times. Sailing, wind-surfing, golf, fishing, and bird watching are other popular activities. Make sure not to miss a trip to Marnick's, a venerable seaside diner just down the way, for ice cream and family meals.

The cottage is located only minutes off of interstate I-95, and is quickly accessible from Stamford to New Haven. Local train service from Stratford and Bridgeport to New York, Stamford, and New Haven is easily accessible.



Keywords: shingle cottage; contemporary, uncluttered interior; family friendly,

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • MP3/Player

                  Entertainment

                      • Satellite / Cable

                      Attractions

                      • Cinemas
                      • Restaurants

                      Leisure Activities

                          • Shelling

                          Location Type

                              • Oceanfront

                              Sports & Adventure Activities

                              • Cycling
                              • Golf
                              • Jet Skiing
                              • Kayaking
                              • Sailing
                              • Swimming
                              • Water Skiing
                              • Wind-Surfing

                              Dining

                                  • Dining Area

                                  General

                                  • Clothes Dryer
                                  • Linens Provided:

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                                  • Telephone
                                  • Washing Machine
                                  • Wireless Internet
                                  • Wood Stove

                                  Kitchen

                                  • Cooking Utensils
                                  • Dishwasher
                                  • Kitchen
                                  • Refrigerator

                                  Outside

                                  • Deck / Patio
                                  • Outdoor Grill
                                   

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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Low Season
                                  Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                                  30 night min stay

                                  $2,600
                                  Low Season
                                  Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                                  30 night min stay

                                  $2,600
                                  Shoulder Season
                                  May 1 - Jun 30, 2015
                                  30 night min stay

                                  $4,000
                                  High Season
                                  Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                                  30 night min stay

                                  $6,000
                                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Fees:

                                  • Cleaning Fee $150
                                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                                  • Taxes Included

                                  Notes:

                                  Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

                                  Payment by check or cash. No credit cards accepted. Please email for terms.


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                                  Location

                                  Bird-watching, small craft airport nearby

                                   

                                  Owner info

                                  Year Purchased: 2003

                                  Why the Owner Chose Stratford:
                                  We bought a home in historic Lordship, a peninsula at the southern tip of Stratford, because of the beauty of the area and its convenient location. Lordship is truly an undiscovered gem with its old homes, tree-shaded streets and great spirit of community. We feel fortunate to have such an easily accessible retreat from the hustle and bustle of Southwestern Connecticut.


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                                  Photos

                                  • Beautiful views from deck

                                    Beautiful views from deck

                                  • Open kitchen area

                                    Open kitchen area

                                  • Another view--second floor living area

                                    Another view--second floor living area

                                  • Dine on deck

                                    Dine on deck

                                  • First floor bedroom

                                    First floor bedroom

                                  • Second floor living area

                                    Second floor living area

                                  • Fantastic water views!

                                    Fantastic water views!

                                  • Second floor bedroom

                                    Second floor bedroom

                                  VRBO #369473

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                                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                                  Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

                                  $2,600 - $6,000 per month (USD)
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                                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 5

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                                  Minimum stay: 30 nights
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                                  Speaks: english
                                  • Calendar last updated: 07/16/2014
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