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Oceanfront Luxury Home in Prestigious & Private North End

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Northern half of 3rd floor LR Ocean-view with ample sofa & plush chair seati

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Last updated: 03/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Virginia Beach house description

The Oceanfront privacy at the prestigious North End of Virginia Beach is simply the Best at the Beach. The expansive unobstructed views of the Ocean from the 3rd floor living room and full length balcony are just spectacular. And the stars at night away from the downtown glow? Stunning and crystal clear. This is one of the very few properties which has an ocean view for miles of the beach, North and South. A chairlift helps guests as needed to each floor, an amenity not found in any other oceanfront house to my knowledge. The Kids can stay in their bunk beds with private bath on the 1st floor, while Mom, Dad and the rest choose between the (i) Oceanfront Master Bedroom Queen bed with full bath, (ii) Oceanfront Guestroom with Queen bed, (iii) North Guestroom with Queen bed or (iv) West Guestroom with 2 double beds, all served by well appointed full bath, together with hallway sink and mirror outside of the full bath, just to freshen up. Park as many as you please on the concrete driveway, big enough for your boat trailer (or two) and all your friends. After the beach, use the outdoor shower to rinse off salt and sand as you fire up the grill. Cook and bake to your heart's content in the wall ovens or use the new in 2013 ceramic stove-top range. Warming lights above shelves at the range keep foods ready for the table. Keep things cool in the new 2013 Onyx black double door side by side refrigerator/freezer with through the door water and ice dispenser. This is a great house, and you deserve to stay here. We rent for 7 day minimums from Saturday to Saturday during the season and 3 day minimums during the off season. If you have a question, just ask! I thank you in advance for choosing our house for your stay at the Beach. We would love to have you as our Guest on the Oceanfront. -=DH=-

Keywords: oceanfront, house, private, master, balcony, parking, outside shower

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • Elevator : chair lift 1st to 2nd to 3rd floor

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Senior Adults Only Community:

    Seniors enjoy the stair chair lift for easy access to all floors...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Bring the children and Grandchildren! Over/Under bunk beds on 1st floor...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Chairlift from 1st floor to any floor. Professionally installed....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry, we must insure our animal sensitive guests there have been no animals in the house....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Bedroom 5

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  • An Oceanfront Master Bedroom with Queen bed and Master Bathroom; the Oceanfront Guestroom with Queen bed; the South Guestroom with Queen bed; the North Guestroom with Queen bed; the West Guestroom with 2 twin beds; and the 1st floor twin sized Bunk Beds: one up, one down, with ladder. (that's 5 bedrooms)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

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  • Bathroom 2

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  • One full bath (shower) in 1st floor bunk bed room; one full bath (tub) on 2nd floor serving North, West and South Guestrooms; One full bath (tub) in Master Bedroom, and... a separate sink and mirror in 2nd floor hallway nook outside the full bath, just to freshen up; large 1/2 bath with 6'+ wide mirror on vanity & dimmer controlled Chandelier on 3rd floor by Great Room: that's 3 1/2 baths... plus another hall sink and mirror too!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • A quite Stair Chair glides elderly or those in need all the way from 1st to 3rd floor. The 3rd floor kitchen and Great Room & 2nd and 3rd floor oceanfront balcony bring the greatest view of the Best Beach at the Beach...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    We have a few, but bring your favorites...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Flat screen wall mounted TV/DVD on 3rd floor Living Room. TV and DVD in 1st floor Bunk Bed Room...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Widest Beach at the Beach accessible over elevated walkways at end of 88th street and 89th street....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Unrestricted view for miles both North and South over sandy beach,...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Directly on the water only 4 houses from Fort Story. This is one of THE most private houses at the Beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Florentine Glass dimmer controlled chandelier over all wood dining table to seat 8 or more in upholsters splat back hard wood dining chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2 zones, thermostat on 3rd floor in Great Room and on 2nd floor in Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    all electric, side loading...moreless

  • Elevator:

    chair lift 1st to 2nd to 3rd floor...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    3rd floor gas fireplace in open floor plan living room - but - for safety we have the fireplace off from curious little hands....moreless

  • Heating:

    Lenox HVAC throughout, split system, all floor registers, none overhead...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens and towels are available for rental. Contact Owner for details...moreless

  • Living Room:

    large 3rd floor Great Room is a signature feature of this Oceanfront Home. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Ample parking for 9+ cars...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Plenty of room for boat/trailer. Small RV allowed....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    please bring your own bed linens and bath washcloth and towels, or call Marianne at www.beachlinen.com 757.288.9048...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Conveniently located on 2nd floor next to 4 of the bedrooms, top loading washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Brand new (January 2013) Cuisinart multifunction coffee maker AND whole bean electric grinder....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    A full complement of dishes, glasses, and utensils for cooking and entertaining, but bring your favorites just in case...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Built-in adjacent to Kitchen sink and counter-top....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Wall oven. A brand new (January 2013) 5 burner ceramic glass Electrolux cooktop with adjustable burner size, timer, press buttons and more. Two warming lights and shelves over range to keep food warm....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Counter-top microwave...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    A brand new (January 2013) Full size black-onyx Refrigerator/Freezer side-by-side with on-door ice and water dispenser....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Expansive Ocean views from 3rd and 2nd floor balconies spanning length of house....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large front door covered entrance deck....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    New (summer '12) quite large, barrel style outdoor 1st floor Charcoal Grill where you never have empty gas tank from the nice folks who left valve open! Two newspaper pieces starts Charcoal Chimney...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Season
Mar 28 - May 9, 2015
3 night min stay
$335 $385
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,345

Changeover Day: Saturday

Value Season
May 10 - Jun 13, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,265

Changeover Day: Saturday

Prime Season
Jun 14 - Aug 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,595
Summer to School
Aug 23 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,135
Summer's End, Winter to Spring
Sep 6 - Nov 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$290 $335
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,030

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$495 $550
Fri, Sat, Sun
$3,465

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $49
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

Our rates are subject to change without notice (gee, doesn't everybody say that?) You can make 3 payments if the date is far away. The way VRBO works, I must send you a "Pay Now" link, but once you put down a reservation deposit, BANG, the reservation is instant no mater what time you reserve. So then, if several folks are seeking the same date, first one, first serve. -=DH=-


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Location

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    Fort Story View on map

    Adding ultimate privacy to this North End Luxury house is nearby sleepy Fort Story. This house is the 4th house from the end of the beach. Walk to the Ocean Beach on the elevated walkway then to the private beaches of Ft. Story

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    Cape Henry Lighthouse View on map

    The Old Lighthouse is a National Historical landmark. Built with the first appropriation of Congress at the request of George Washington in 1792. Climb the 191 steps to the top for the most spectacular view of Cape Henry, passing ships and waterfront homes.

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    Best Beach at the Beach View on map

    This is the biggest, widest and most private beach at the Beach. Period. Take the elevated walkways at 88th or 89th street as you gaze across acres of live oak and plant life clinging to the dunes. If you look hard enough around sunset, you might catch a glimpse of the shy little gray fox.

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    Shore Drive "through the woods" View on map

    Shore Drive (Route 60) meanders through Seashore State Park beneath the canopy of Live Oak and native flora and fauna. A short relaxing drive to Food Lion, Starbucks, restaurants and more.

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    Grocery and Pharmacy View on map

    Shop the array of food and spirits at this not-so-typical Food Lion, catering to the Beach crowd. Find Rite Aid next door for everything from suntan lotion to coolers to flip-flops to medicine.

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    Chesapeake Bay Dining on the Pier View on map

    got seafood? At the Lynnhaven Fishing Pier you can catch 'em yourself or eat the best fish and oysters the Chesapeake Bay offers at this restaurant on the pier.

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    Starbucks View on map

    A large Starbucks with ample seating on the outdoor deck. Grab the NY Times, the Post, or the Virginian Pilot and order up your favorite latte as you mingle with the who's who of the Beach for a little people watching.

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    Bubba's Seafood View on map

    Overlooking Lynnhaven Inlet is a great place to eat, inside or out, but you better go early because it's good and it can be packed.

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    Restaurants & Bars View on map

    CP Shuckers and other well known restaurant/bars are all along Shore Drive (Route 60). Just review the Vacation Desk Book we provide at the House for just about everything you need to know on where to go at the Beach.

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    Citrus - you gotta go! View on map

    One of my favorite places for Breakfast. Try fresh squeezed orange juice � bloody mary � mimosas � french toast � omelets - and a pretty place to boot. Great food. Great Service. Great atmosphere. I recommend it. Go to 2265 West Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (757) 227-3333 ‎

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16 Miles
Nearest Airport
Norfolk International Airport - ORF
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Walk to the Oceanfront on Elevated Walkway

Best Beach at the Beach!, Walking distance to Cape Henry Lighthouse - National Landmark, Seashore State Park, Fort Story, Bike paths,

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Custom built by our father, this house is named 'upside down house' by friends due to the kitchen and 30' living room being on the 3rd floor. Locating these most popular rooms at the top guarantees fully unobstructed Ocean views through 2 sets of sliding glass doors with cathedral ceiling.

Why the Owner Chose Virginia Beach:
As youngsters spending summers at the beach we fished off the beach, trained our 3 retrievers and learned about aquatic life and the ecology of the dunes during the countless lazy hours of search and discovery. Dad built this house he said, 'because the woman and children like the beach and I get to fish and watch the Ocean'. Navy men like the Ocean.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This house is in a very private location yet just minutes by car to grocery, restaurant and all the night life of the Beach. Walks on the beach headed south are filled with beach-goers while a walk to the North finds tidal pools and a more tranquil experience on a beach with no houses, only dunes. NO OTHER HOUSE for rent at the beach can boast it is closest to the secluded beach at Ft. Story. Solitude abounds for your favorite Summer Read on these expansive balconies at 8804 Oceanfront, or down on the Beach; a special joy to all who partake of that time. Bike riding is safest at the North End with less traffic parallel to Atlantic Avenue and the dedicated bike paths meandering into Seashore State Park and all the way downtown to the Boardwalk . Fine dining is moments away 'through the woods' along Shore Drive, (State Route 60). This is the closest Oceanfront rental house to the restaurants along the Chesapeake Bay to the West. Can you entertain here? You bet. The open plan of the 3rd floor allows guests to cook, sit, dine, recline on comfortable couches and chairs or meander on the balcony with the fresh Ocean breezes dead ahead, always in view. With our family, Mom gathered a host of friends and extended family around the table. Dad would grill either steaks or fresh seafood caught or bought locally, then wash it all down with 'an occasional Toddy', being beer, wine or whatever you please from the bar adjoining the Kitchen. got kites? There is no better place for kite flying than the Beach. I bought kites, but mostly built my own and flew them at the end of a fishing pole to control the relentless tug of the Ocean Breeze hundreds of feet up. And yes, I lost a few kites which are probably still floating over Spain somewhere by now. This indeed is a lively spot for all, or as serene a scene as you need it to be.


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Photos

  • Northern half of 3rd floor LR Ocean-view with ample sofa & plush chair seati

    Northern half of 3rd floor LR Ocean-view with ample sofa & plush chair seati

  • Elevated view of 3rd floor Dining Table & Bar to Kitchen.

    Elevated view of 3rd floor Dining Table & Bar to Kitchen.

  • Full size kitchen with Ocean view

    Full size kitchen with Ocean view

  • Master Bedroom lit by Ocean view light from East.

    Master Bedroom lit by Ocean view light from East.

  • The West Guest Room

    The West Guest Room

  • 1st floor Bunk Room with TV DVD VCR and full bath

    1st floor Bunk Room with TV DVD VCR and full bath

  • Master Bedroom sink/vanity area

    Master Bedroom sink/vanity area

  • Deck chairs on 3rd floor balcony

    Deck chairs on 3rd floor balcony

  • And you can dress like its about 1929 if you want... or stay in 2013 :-)

    And you can dress like its about 1929 if you want... or stay in 2013 :-)

  • New 2013 Refrigerator Freezer; water & ice access on front outside door.

    New 2013 Refrigerator Freezer; water & ice access on front outside door.

  • Well... Beach Life was good even in 1962 in this vintage postcard.

    Well... Beach Life was good even in 1962 in this vintage postcard.

  • Ocean view South from 3rd floor balcony across acres of Live Oak and sand dunes.

    Ocean view South from 3rd floor balcony across acres of Live Oak and sand dunes.

  • 3rd floor Ocean Front Dining Table and entryway to Kitchen.

    3rd floor Ocean Front Dining Table and entryway to Kitchen.

  • Elegant and unique stairway lighting (Chairlift track visible at railings).

    Elegant and unique stairway lighting (Chairlift track visible at railings).

  • The South Guest Room

    The South Guest Room

  • The Oceanfront Guest Room

    The Oceanfront Guest Room

  • View from Kitchen to East across dining area to Ocean.

    View from Kitchen to East across dining area to Ocean.

  • Ocean view from 3rd floor Dinning across beautiful hardwood floors.

    Ocean view from 3rd floor Dinning across beautiful hardwood floors.

  • The House viewed from Elevated Walkway to Beach. (Ocean behind photographer)

    The House viewed from Elevated Walkway to Beach. (Ocean behind photographer)

  • Seashells on the fireplace mantel with Sand Dune painting. You're at the Beach!

    Seashells on the fireplace mantel with Sand Dune painting. You're at the Beach!

  • The widest Beach at the Beach = the Best View at the Beach (From Google Earth)

    The widest Beach at the Beach = the Best View at the Beach (From Google Earth)

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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated: 03/23/2015
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