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Historic Cape Cod Home / Close to Village and Ocean

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Last updated: 04/17/2015

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Exquisite antique tavern house nestled within a quaint village by the sea and centrally located to all Cape and Island attractions. Ideal location for family vacations, reunions, wedding parties, business retreats, golf outings, etc. The tavern house has been meticulously restored and is one of Cape Cod's unique historic landmarks but is comfortably furnished for modern living.
Family Reunions
Family reunions are our largest kinds of bookings. I think it is because we have 7 bedrooms and 6 1/2 baths but also that we have sitting areas in each of the bedrooms and 2 bedrooms on the first floor if someone can not do the stairs. We also have a yard with 2 acres of wood for privacy and another acre that is mowed and has nice gardens spread throughout and 2 patios to lounge about or have meals on. There is also a barn for recreation, games, or just to gather. We are located in the historic district considered the 'historic mile'. It is considered by most the prettiest and quaintest part of the Cape. You can walk to several nice restaurants and the village of Barnstable from this property. From the Barnstable harbor there is a whale watch boat that leaves for family outings and many deep sea fishing boats for hire. Come and enjoy a bit of history in this very historic property.
A great place to host family and friends and for a special event.. Many have celebrated a special birthday of event in the yard or in our renovated barn. We have caterers available to assist in planning your special event.
Golf
For the golfer there are many courses to try out your talents. Some with water views and many that are a challenge to even the best golfer.
Private gathering:
This is a fun and historic house to live in. It is full of history and this history is written up in many books and magazines but a fun one to revisit before a trip to The Tavern might be Cape Cod. It mentions the Tavern many times as it was a place where the Whigs met and Patrick Henry was mentioned as a regular visitor as was many other important political figures of the time.


Keywords: Close to the ocean and many major attections this Large renovated historic property is located on 3+ acres of private grounds close to the village of Barnstable.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a historic home but very kid friendly. We specialize in family get togethers...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 14-18

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • iron & board, coffee maker, freezer, blender, grill, lobster pot, spices, toaster, child's high chair, books, barbecue, paper towels, central heating, alarm clock, local maps, restaurant dining guide, toilet paper, terrace, graden, games adults, games kids, radio, stove top burners, oven, coffee grinder and washing machine. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (6) There are 6 TVs located about the house. ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Arrival Day

  • Saturday

Dining

  • Child's Highchair

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have 8 air conditioners in the house and a large one in the barn for your comfort....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer:

    New gas dryer available in the laundry room for your use...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace:

    located in the barn for the Spring and Fall rentals...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    We have a large stone driveway that will hold 8 overnight cars or 12 if blocking others...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Available for your use. Long distance calls are blocked...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine:

    Full size washer available for your use...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless internet is available. The local library across the street also has free WiFi...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Names upon request...moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Fully appointed for with blenders, toaster ovens, grills and coffeemakers...moreless

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

    Fully appointed kitchen with granite countertops and newer appliances....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) Extra refigerator located in the barn...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio:

    We have 2 tumble stone patios that look out over about an acre of gardens and mowed grass and 2 acres of private woods to the rear of the house...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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4300.00 - 5300.00 per week
0.00 - 0.00 Cleaning. 0.00 - 0.00 Tax.
We rent by the week for the months of July and Aug but have a 2 night min for May,
Rates vary depending the month. Rates given are approx.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Recommended

The Cape has many fun things to do. THere is cycling on all kinds of trails, walking, golfing at the many many courses,autumn foliage, library story hours, fresh water ponds to explore, beachcombing, bird watching, whale watching, deepsea fishing, pier fishing, sound/bay fishing, scenic drives antiquing, museums for all ages, active theater groups, The Melody Tent has many famous groups all season, Day trip to the Vineyard and Nantucket, Ghost tours, Learn to sail, fish, parasail, or golf.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

Why the Owner Chose Barnstable:
This location is ideal. We are located just 7/10th of a mile to the local Millway beach and only a few miles to a large body of fresh water. Also we are within walking distance, about 2 blocks to the Village of Barnstable and the restauants, theater, village stores, ice cream, coffee, antiques and post office. We are also only a few miles to the center of Hyannis, the capes "city". Here you will find BJ's, Home Depot, Stop and SHop, Shaws, Panara Bread, Macys, The large theaters, the mall, Trader Joes, The Christmas Tree Shop and Barnes and Noble. Also the harbor has the Whale Watch boat, deep sea fishing boats and a good seafood restaurant that is right at this harbor. If you wish to explore either sid of end of the Cape then you are centrally located to be able to go to Provincetown or to Wareham.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This one is an easy one to answer. We have owned this property for 12 + years. We have always loved the character of older houses and this one just exudes this character. The woodwork is a fine example of the detail of the period and the setting near the village makes the location ideal to get to dinner, swimming, the harbor, the antique shops and the theater. We always host friends and family at the house when we are there and especially fun to have so many be able to stay overnight and spend quality time together. We have both Thanksgiving and Christmas there and host all of our Grandchildren ages from 1-13. I fun place to gather for all.


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Photos

  • The Crocker Tavern...front

    The Crocker Tavern...front

  • Granite counters with 4 bar stools for gathering

    Granite counters with 4 bar stools for gathering

  • View of diningroom looking into the kitchen

    View of diningroom looking into the kitchen

  • Part of the livingroom. Sits a  group of 10 or 18 with DR chairs.

    Part of the livingroom. Sits a group of 10 or 18 with DR chairs.

  • Another queen size bedroom with canopy bed

    Another queen size bedroom with canopy bed

  • One of 6 full baths. All also have showers and 2 with soaking tubs

    One of 6 full baths. All also have showers and 2 with soaking tubs

  • 2nd stone patio, gas grill and charcoal available

    2nd stone patio, gas grill and charcoal available

  • Gas fireplace in barn, elec heat, extra fridge, many tables and chairs,games etc

    Gas fireplace in barn, elec heat, extra fridge, many tables and chairs,games etc

  • Front of the Tavern

    Front of the Tavern

  • Fully equiped cooking kitchen with dishes etc for serving 18.

    Fully equiped cooking kitchen with dishes etc for serving 18.

  • Diningroom sits 18 with 3 tables about the room.

    Diningroom sits 18 with 3 tables about the room.

  • another Bedroom with a queen canopy bed and couch.

    another Bedroom with a queen canopy bed and couch.

  • One of the 5 Queen Size beds, many with canopy tops. Sitting area in all

    One of the 5 Queen Size beds, many with canopy tops. Sitting area in all

  • 2 stone patios overlook 2 acres if woods and 1 acre of gardens and flat grass

    2 stone patios overlook 2 acres if woods and 1 acre of gardens and flat grass

  • Large barn for gathering, dancing, etc.

    Large barn for gathering, dancing, etc.

  • Barn has been renovated and holds a large group. Games and puzzles available

    Barn has been renovated and holds a large group. Games and puzzles available

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Date last modified - Saturday, July 04, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    18
  • Bedrooms
    7
  • Bathrooms
    6.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 40%
  • Calendar last updated 04/17/2015
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