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'Captain's Cottage'- Premium Beach House in Crescent Beach

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Captain's Cottage, getting ready for the summer!

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Last updated: 03/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Niantic house description

Captain's Cottage was built along with rest of the neighborhood in the 1890's by the Crescent Beach Land Company as a summer get away. Since then the cottage has been extensively remodeled and winterized as a year round residence. It now features a large, eat-in gourmet kitchen, a Bose home theater, a dining/gaming room, and a computer area. A major remodel completed in 2007 added an oversized two car garage, a master suite with jetted shower, an upper deck with discrete sunning area and hot tub, a pool/trophy room with an eight foot Connelly table, and a basement with home gym, including a universal machine, a treadmill, and free weights. It also has a 32' LCD TV/DVD with P90X.

Captain's Cottage is ideally located just 66 steps--I counted'em--away from the finest beach for miles around. Crescent Beach is meticulously manicured every morning at the crack of dawn. It has a raft, a lifeguard, and 'The Stand', serving breakfast and lunch daily. There's a place to launch small boats. And it's all an easy walk into town having all the ammenities of a classic New England beach town: clam shacks, ice cream and coffee shops, antiques, gift shops, movie theater, pizza parlors and watering holes.

Captain's Cottage is uniquely suited for entertaining. There is a gas grill on the tropical themed front porch that Jimmy Buffet would be proud of, and the dining room opens to the front porch thru an opening in the wet bar for al fresco dining. There is service for parties of up to twenty.

Captain's Cottage comes fully equipped with boats, bicycles, and all the gear your family will need to get the most from your stay at the beach!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Mate's Room: 1 double

    two closets, two dressers, a/c, balcony...moreless

  • Crew Quarters: 1 double

    Closet, dresser, a/c...moreless

  • Kids quarters: 2 twin/ single

    third floor walk-up, a/c, small closet...moreless

  • Crew Quarters: 2 twin/ single

    Or together as king, closet, dresser, a/c, water view...moreless

  • Captain's Quarters: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Ensuite bath, balcony, deck w/hottub, w/i closet, a/c, tv...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Captain's quarters furnished with king size bed, Double Beds (1) Mate's room furnished with a double bed, Twin or Single Beds (1) Crew room has two twins, or together as a king, as required, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Second floor day/reading room has a double sleeper sofa.....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Captain's Quarters: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower, jetted tub

    washer/dryer combo...moreless

  • Crew's Quarters: toilet, tub, shower, bidet

    Crew's Quarters area, second floor cottage...moreless

  • Main Deck: toilet

    sink, washer and dryer...moreless

Other Amenities

  • home gym, sailboat, ocean kayak

Entertainment

  • Pool Table:

    Connolly professional pool table...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    55' HDTV with Bose surround sound...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Audio/video services included are Apple TV, Netflix, Hulu+, Pandora ...moreless

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table in the dining room seats six. Al fresco dining for 20+...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    All bedrooms have window units. The Captain's quarters and pool room have central a/c......moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    included...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Washer and dryer on the main deck. Captain's quarter's has a separate unit that washes, and then dries, in one cycle!...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    guest privileges included...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    fully equipped home gym, including treadmill and universal...moreless

  • Garage:

    Two bay oversized garage with door opener...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    three gas fireplaces...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    included...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    home theater 55' HDTV with Bose surround sound...moreless

  • PC
  • Parking:

    There is parking on site for up two vehicles: two in garage, and two more in the rear...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    see above...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    rear of house...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and dryer on the main deck. Captain's quarter's has a separate unit that washes, and then dries, in one cycle!...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    included...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    got friends in the biz. Please inquire....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    One in kitchen, another in the Captain's Quarters...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    fully equipped...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough on site for 20+...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dual drawer unit...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full gourmet kitchen, fully equipped....moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Captain's quarter's has private balcony facing beach.. Mate's room has a widows walk balcony. Ocean view...duh...moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Two late model beach cruisers, his and hers, are available...moreless

  • Boat:

    sailboat, Hunter Excite, is available...moreless

  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio:

    upper deck has hot tub and area for discreet sunning......moreless

  • Golf:

    Cedar Ridge is nearest. others are also available...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    a two person Ocean Kayak is available...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Full wrap around deck on the main level. Tropical theme. Full wet bar with pass thru to dining/kitchen...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sailboat
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    life jackets for boats are included...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Jetted Tub:

    Captain's Quarters has a jetted shower with back massage and whirlpool...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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  • Property Damage Protection $89
  • Cleaning $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included

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Last updated: 03/24/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1994

About the owner: 'Captain' is a well earned moniker for Capt Rick, as he's known by his friends. A native of Crescent Beach, he is a veteran Air Force captain, a fighter pilot having flown the F-4 Phantom and the A-10 Thunderbolt. As sea captain, he has earned a Coast Guard 100 ton off-shore Masters license, having plied waters from New England to Bermuda, Bahamas and the Caribbean, momentos of which can be seen throughout Captain's Cottage. As captain of the skyways, he is also an international airline captain flying B-767 for American Airlines to Europe, Caribben, and South America. So, a captain threefold, the name is hard to escape! You're invited to share the captain's east coast home, as he nows hails from Las Vegas, Nevada.

Why the Owner Chose Niantic:
I bought Captain's Cottage 1996 as a personal residence to raise my family, and it has been awesome! Now that my family is grown and gone, I'm happy to extend their experience to others.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Guests of Captain's Cottage enjoy living in the heart of Crescent Beach, a very family friendly beach community, while staying in deluxe accommodations and amenities not found in other beach rentals.


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Photos

  • Captain's Cottage, getting ready for the summer!

    Captain's Cottage, getting ready for the summer!

  • Side entrance, from the driveway... Pool room inside, upper deck above...

    Side entrance, from the driveway... Pool room inside, upper deck above...

  • Dining area...

    Dining area...

  • Dining room and table become game room and table!

    Dining room and table become game room and table!

  • Better view of "Polly". Original artwork by Larry Ayer.

    Better view of "Polly". Original artwork by Larry Ayer.

  • The "I love me" wall in the pool room...

    The "I love me" wall in the pool room...

  • Captain's Suite thru doors left is a beach facing ballcony, to the right hot tub

    Captain's Suite thru doors left is a beach facing ballcony, to the right hot tub

  • Sailing, anyone?

    Sailing, anyone?

  • Or maybe kayaking??

    Or maybe kayaking??

  • The Mate's room in the Crew Quarters area. Full size bed... Widow's walk...

    The Mate's room in the Crew Quarters area. Full size bed... Widow's walk...

  • Main entrance to Captain's Cottage!

    Main entrance to Captain's Cottage!

  • Front porch... Is it happy hour yet?

    Front porch... Is it happy hour yet?

  • Dining table close-up...

    Dining table close-up...

  • Home theater area..

    Home theater area..

  • "Killah" on the wall... Original artwork by Larry Ayer...

    "Killah" on the wall... Original artwork by Larry Ayer...

  • Eat-in  gourmet kitchen

    Eat-in gourmet kitchen

  • home gym... treadmill, universal, tv...

    home gym... treadmill, universal, tv...

  • Captain's walk in closet

    Captain's walk in closet

  • Fireplace in foyer looking towards dining room and bar...

    Fireplace in foyer looking towards dining room and bar...

  • Sailboat on the dolly, ready to head to the beach!

    Sailboat on the dolly, ready to head to the beach!

  • Relax in the hot tub, or enjoy a morning coffee on the upper deck...

    Relax in the hot tub, or enjoy a morning coffee on the upper deck...

  • Crew quarters... Two twin beds. Can be combined to a King...

    Crew quarters... Two twin beds. Can be combined to a King...

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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    26
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/24/2015
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