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Light-Filled Custom Cape on Bay. Water Surrounds! Pets Welcome.

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Last updated: 08/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This beautiful, spacious, light filled Custom Cape in North Chatham is situated on a rise at the end of 1.5 Mile Nickerson's Neck stretching into the warm waters of Pleasant Bay. Great neighborhood for kids. On a cul de sac, well removed from traffic, and only one property back from the water on two sides; Crows 'Pond' on one and Pleasant Bay on the other. Glimpses of water, lots of sea breezes, and just steps down a shared right of way to the shore to launch your kayak (Kayaks provided!). The house is surrounded by professionally kept gardens including a Japanese garden and Koi pond off the deck. The house features vaulted ceiling with skylights in the dining-sitting area, kitchen with FP, den with wood stove, and family room with FP, lots of seating, and three 48' HDTVs. Three bedrooms include queen size beds. The fourth includes a pullout and two twins.

Nearby Family Swimming: We are often asked “we have young children, how close is the nearest public beach? The 'ideal' swimming/sunning beach for the family is Jackknife Harbor beach on Orleans Rd just over a mile from the house. With plenty of public parking, Jackknife Harbor beach is a nice sandy beach on Pleasant Bay with relatively warm, calm water, and a tidal stream for the children to play in. Jackknife beach is perfect swimming for both children and sunning for adults!

If you want to cut the older kids loose to do some swimming on their own, they can ride their bikes from the house down quiet side streets to Strong Island Landing just over 1/2 mile from the house. This is a great beach/landing for the boys. Though a small beach, it is very little used.

Walking around the neighborhood: Our house is situated at the end of a 1.5 Nickerson's Neck stretching into Pleasant Bay. The outer end of the neck (beyond the golf course) consists of high end homes (many waterfront) on cul de sacs and quiet side streets. The streets are wide and winding with many glimpses of water. Morning and evening walks, jogs, and bike rides are a great way to enjoy the immediate neighborhood and the fresh ocean air.

Kayaking from the House: Across the circle at the bottom of our drive is a right of way leading down to the shore on Crows Pond. The water is little more than 100 yards from our back door. Please ask about using our kayaks, or bring your own canoe or kayaks and use our kayak carts to walk them down to the shore. Crows Pond and the sheltered portion of Pleasant Bay just outside the Pond are some of the Cape's premier kayaking waters. Great wildlife viewing. Kayak out to Fox Island for a quick swim or picnic, or further out to Strong Island Preserve for a day of hiking/swimming!

Great Neighborhood for Children: If you have children, bring their bikes! Our house is on a private circle at the end of Fox Hill Road in an exclusive neighborhood with great neighbors. There is little traffic on the local side streets. We have a nice lawn surrounding the house on three sides - and removed from the street - great for the very young to play in the grass. Older children can ride their bikes 1/2 mile down quiet side streets to Strong Island Landing for swimming.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved dogs are welcome. Please inquire. There is a $300 pet fee....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • BED1: On Ground Floor off Family Room: 1 queen

    Bedroom is off Dedicated Hall w/ Closets and Bath w/ Shower...moreless

  • BED4: Off Kitchen over Garage with Own Bath: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    BR has bath with Shower. Up private 1/2 flight of stairs....moreless

  • BED2: Second Floor at End of Upstairs Hall: 1 queen

    At end of upstairs hall. Bath with Shower just outside door....moreless

  • BED3: Second Floor at Other End of Upstairs Hall: 1 queen

    Private Bath w/ Jacuzzi. Private Balcony overlooking Garden....moreless

  • BED2 features it's own private balcony with table for morning coffee and glimpses of Pleasant Bay BED3 features picture window with glimpses of Crow's Pond BED4 features picture window with glimpses of Crow's Pond. This bedroom makes for a great kids room with its own HD TV, Cable and DVD Player....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • BATH1 goes with BED1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • BATH2 goes with BED2: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • BATH3 goes with BED3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • BATH4 goes with BED4: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Your rental includes: - Kitchen fully outfitted for the Gourmet Chef including two ovens and a range with grill - Electronics including (3) 48' inch HDTVs with Blue Ray players in dining-sitting area, family room and kids bedroom. Surround sound system in family room. - HP Desktop computer with MS Office Professional - Comcast Cable TV package - High speed wireless internet access - Free long distance calling within continental United States. - High quality cotton sheet sets . High quality mattress pads, blankets, comforters and pillows. - All cotton towel sets...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Some books and magazines....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player:

    Cable TV and DVD player for each TV...moreless

  • Games:

    A variety of board games provided for rainy days....moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV provided...moreless

  • Television:

    New high end Panasonic HDTVs in Family Room, Great Room and (kids) Bedroom over Garage....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Town beaches 3/4 and 1.5 miles from house....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    At the end of Nickerson's Neck on Pleasant Bay. Right of Way to Kayak lauch on Bay. Many magnificent water views as you drive to the property....moreless

  • Water View:

    Glimpses of the water from house and deck. Water just one house away. House is at end of Nickerson's Neck on Pleasant Bay....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large dining room table in great room overlooking deck and Koi pond. Separate kitchen table seats 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Two are provided - one upstairs and a high capacity in basement....moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Windows 7.0 Desktop for your use....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Fireplace in Family room. Please remove ashes if you use. Fireplace in Kitchen; please do not use....moreless

  • Garage:

    For storage of Kayaks only. Please do not park in garage....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Ample linens and blankets are provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Great room includes sitting area. Formal living room off great room is also furnished for casual visiting. Large family room seats ten....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking:

    Parking for up to five cars on property....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for up to five cars on property....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Ample...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Two are provided - one upstairs and a high capacity in basement....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove:

    Woodstove in formal living room. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    All you could ask for and more....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Kitchen has been fully outfitted with pots, pans, appliances and more than enough tableware for your party of ten. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large Kitchen with Island and Breakfast Table overlooking Japanese garden....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Two Ovens...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Just the basics. Salt, pepper, some spices and whatever the guests before you have left. Please bring the basics. Shopping is just up the street....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Jennair with high output burners. Great for searing fish and steaks....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Small private balcony off second floor bedroom....moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large Deck on backside of house features four sliders accessing the great room and family room. Deck overlooks private gardens and Koi pond....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Three kayaks available for use by our guests. Two are one seaters. The third is a two seaters. Plenty of life vests....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Private front and back lawn and Gardens. House is surrounded by beautiful mature gardens....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall Season 2015
Aug 29 - Oct 16, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,900

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $414 Nightly

Early Season 2016
May 14 - Jun 24, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,900

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $414 Nightly

Peak Season 2016
Jun 25 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,900

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $700 Nightly

Late Season 2016
Sep 3 - Oct 28, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,900

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $700 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $325
  • Pet Fee $300
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$2.900 - $5.500 Per Week

Booking Policy: Signed Rental Agreement and Payment of 50% Rental Fee + $500 Security Deposit + $275 Cleaning Fee due upon booking.

Balance of Rental Fee due no later than 90 days prior to Start of Stay.

Security Deposit will be returned in full less any damage or excess cleaning fees.

Rules: No Smoking, No Parties Larger Then 10 Permitted. No Functions.


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Last updated: 08/21/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Barnstable Municipal Airport, Hyannis, MA
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Compari's: Excellent Bar/Pub
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Chatham Seaside Links
20 Miles
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt 6
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Compari's Restaurant Voted Best Italian in Chatham
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Shore for Walking is just down Right of Way

Car: Necessary

This large, North Chatham Classic Cape is just one property up from the water on two of four sides! Situated at the end of a secluded, 1.5 mile long neck jutting into Pleasant Bay with glimpses of water from the house. The shore, for walking, fishing, kayaking (kayaks provided!) and canoeing is only steps from your back door down a right of way. Chatham's finest warm water beach, Jackknife Beach on Pleasant Bay, is just a mile and a half from the house!

The house is located in a neighborhood of beautiful multi-million dollar cape style homes at the end of Fox Hill Road. Secluded, with no through traffic, the driveway is on a small circle that serves only four houses. The circle is at the very end of Fox Hill Road. The neighborhood is served by quite side streets with many ocean views for bike riding and evening walks. If you are bringing children and want them to bike and play in safety, this is the neighborhood for you.

See bottom of listing for additional information on kayaking, swimming and outdoor activities.

Other Activities: Great Fishing, Kayaking and Canoeing Just Steps From the House

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1991

Why the Owner Chose North Chatham:
The home was custom built in 1991 and has been in the family since. While we live in MA, we don't have frequent opportunities to use the home at present, and have decided to share this beautiful property with others vacationing in Chatham.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Having had family on the Cape, and having vacationed there our entire lives, we have come to know and have a special fondness for the Chatham area. Chatham is classic Cape Cod, with a wonderful small town feel, magnificent Pleasant Bay, miles of Atlantic Beach, and very little of the over-development found in other Cape towns. The land we purchased to build on is a mile and a half out on a neck of land that extends into Pleasant Bay. The mile and a half drive itself is a scenic pleasure as it winds through a private golf course with magnificent views of the bay and ocean on both sides. The neighborhood at the end of the neck is secluded, quite, and features beautiful side streets winding by waterfront homes. Perfect for bike riding, jogging, and quite evening walks.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front of House in Summer - Hydrangeas in Bloom

    Front of House in Summer - Hydrangeas in Bloom

  • View of House Across Side Lawn

    View of House Across Side Lawn

  • Walk the Shore! - From bottom of our Right of Way

    Walk the Shore! - From bottom of our Right of Way

  • Across Family Room

    Across Family Room

  • Family Room - Entertainment Center

    Family Room - Entertainment Center

  • Upstairs Hall - Vaulted Ceiling & Skylights Over Dining-Sitting Area

    Upstairs Hall - Vaulted Ceiling & Skylights Over Dining-Sitting Area

  • View Across Kitchen on to Japanese Garden

    View Across Kitchen on to Japanese Garden

  • 2nd Floor Bedroom - Queen Size Bed

    2nd Floor Bedroom - Queen Size Bed

  • Deck with Awning and Comfortable Seating for Ten

    Deck with Awning and Comfortable Seating for Ten

  • Kid's Bedroom - View 2 - Twin Beds

    Kid's Bedroom - View 2 - Twin Beds

  • Deck from Great Room

    Deck from Great Room

  • Japanese Garden from Kitchen Table

    Japanese Garden from Kitchen Table

  • Front Gardens

    Front Gardens

  • Great Room - Sitting & Dining Areas

    Great Room - Sitting & Dining Areas

  • Side Garden - Up to Back of House and Deck

    Side Garden - Up to Back of House and Deck

  • Family Room - from Great Room

    Family Room - from Great Room

  • From Bottom of Drive

    From Bottom of Drive

  • 2nd Floor Bedroom with Private Balcony and Bath

    2nd Floor Bedroom with Private Balcony and Bath

  • Walk the Shore! - Looking Down Right Of Way to Crows Pond

    Walk the Shore! - Looking Down Right Of Way to Crows Pond

  • Koi Pond and Waterfall in Japanese Garden

    Koi Pond and Waterfall in Japanese Garden

  • Kid's Bedroom - View 1 - Entertainment Center and Fold Out Couch

    Kid's Bedroom - View 1 - Entertainment Center and Fold Out Couch

  • Great Room includes Dining and Sitting Areas. Family Room through French Doors

    Great Room includes Dining and Sitting Areas. Family Room through French Doors

  • Living Room from Great Room

    Living Room from Great Room

  • Front Entrance

    Front Entrance

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