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Historic Home at a Scenic Longport Inlet- Ocean Location

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  • Minimum stay:6-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Historic Home at a Scenic Longport Inlet- Ocean Location. .

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Known as 'Point O View' This unique residence sits at the Great Egg Harbour Inlet and Atlantic Ocean at the exclusive and prestigious Longport Point on the end of Absecon island. Steps to the protected life guard beach, the joy and convenience of a 30 second stroll to the beach and relaxing on the sand or sitting on your comfortable chair on the inlet rock pile while watching the force of nature with large waves battering the ancient rocks is a special delight, On the deck you can watch the occasional wedding ceremony on week ends or go down in person and be thouroughy entertained. Tourists and shutterbugs,come to the scenic area, and take pictures. This is all yours in a very diffferent style house with a great room full of fine art, stained glass and musical instruments .We sustained lower wave damage from Storm Sandy which would not affect the living area offered. This has been repaired. Currently, Longport is in the process of repairing the street in front of the house but that would not affect a rental since ample parking is int he rear of the house with alley/Lane access. We will glady show the house in advance of rental call Lady Grace Whitehead at 609-385-8104. She will be delighted to give you the tour.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    call to discuss, we would be glad to chat on this...moreless

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome:

    They must be well behaved, and supervised at all times if under 18. ....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Four adults, or 2 adults and 3 well-behaved children maximum...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    small and obedience trained....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Deck furniture on the first floor deck and a down stairs front garage for storage of beach/bikes and inflatable water toys. There is an outside shower behind the house we love to use. Italian Tobacco sign at back door. ( 'Tobaccio, Riv 1) from near Naples. This can be lit at night and gives the home a Europen flavour. There is magnificent stained glass in the living room , along with a small stained glass dome in the ceiling modeled on The Christian Admiral Dome in Cape May and made by Bruce Hippel, a famous Cape May County Stained Glass Artist and a small plaque so notes. The sun passing through the dome during the day creates an amazing myriad of colours throughout....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Partial Beach view can be seen from east side of deck as our deck juts out in front of the 2 houses closer to the beach, however, and more importantly, there is a full view of the ocean and inlet south and south west ....moreless

  • Water View:

    Many people have commented that they feel they are on a cruise ship when they look out of the living room windows....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    sufficent dining table for number of renters permitted...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    for bikes and beach equiptment only in front garage...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    towels provided.some bed lines provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    fine art all over...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking in back for max of two cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for 2 cars maximum in rear yard ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Boat trailer only for boats less then 22 feet....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Margate NJ (1.5 miles away) has catering, South Jersey has good ones and and also caterers come from Phila., frequently to Longport....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    2 decks, first floor has covered and uncovered and second floor has an uncovered. Covered deck very nice to dodge an occasional summer shower...moreless

  • Golf:

    Country clubs on the mainland...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Somers Point/Ocean City/Margate rentals ...moreless

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Weekly
May 26 - Nov 21, 2016
6 night min stay

$4,250
July 4th Week
Jul 4 - Jul 11, 2015
8 night min stay

$4,750
flat fee
Labor Day Week
Sep 5 - Sep 12, 2015
8 night min stay

$4,975
flat fee
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$4,650

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

parking for two cars. You will note there there is no feedback. Our guests are very wealthy and protective of their visitng so their primary homes are secure while away. They do not want to have their names known so we use fictitious names and only registred guests can give feed back. Call the owner and he can provide names and numbers for you to check feed back.

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Location

Car: Recommended

Atlantic City is 6 miles away with the entertainment, Casinos and world famous boardwalk . Ocean City, N.J. is a mere 4 miles away and it is appropriately dubbed 'America's Finest Family Summer resort' with all kinds of family entertainment and also has a fine boardwalk. The North End Ocean City can be seen from our deck across the inlet.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1983

About the owner: Trial Lawyer semi-retired , Musician, piano, pipe organ and vocalist. Memorial services, secular and liturgical

Why the Owner Chose Longport:
On the southen point of Absecon Island over looking ther Great Egg Harbour Inlet and Atlantic ocean. Is a very scenic area which draws many shutterbugs and tourists. The beach and rock pile with wave action is a short 100 foot walk

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You are entertained by the occasional weddings and festivities that occurr on the rocks and nearby beach. I like to watch the sightseers come and turn while enjoying nature at its finest as the waves smash the rocks across the street in front of the house. This is a favorite spot for artists, tourists and nature lovers.


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Speaks: german

 

Photos

  • first floor  stairs open deck

    first floor stairs open deck

  • living room looking north

    living room looking north

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • House logo on fireplace

    House logo on fireplace

  • Name of the House added over house logo

    Name of the House added over house logo

  • south and east  living room windows looking out to sea on a foggy day

    south and east living room windows looking out to sea on a foggy day

  • showing pipe organ console on the left

    showing pipe organ console on the left

  • covered deck view to a calm sea on a misty day

    covered deck view to a calm sea on a misty day

  • high tide on Eleventh Avnue in front of home before a thurnderstorm

    high tide on Eleventh Avnue in front of home before a thurnderstorm

  • sunsets in Longport as seen from Point O View

    sunsets in Longport as seen from Point O View

  • living room couch seating facing ocean

    living room couch seating facing ocean

  • East photo of living room showing the diapaison pipes of the organ on balcony

    East photo of living room showing the diapaison pipes of the organ on balcony

  • Bed room #1 upstairs

    Bed room #1 upstairs

  • sunset over Great Egg Harbour Inlet taken from the deck with  tele foto lens

    sunset over Great Egg Harbour Inlet taken from the deck with tele foto lens

  • view from  open top deck looking south west at low tide

    view from open top deck looking south west at low tide

  • Talented Artist shows her excitement to be visiting  again in  sunny late fall

    Talented Artist shows her excitement to be visiting again in sunny late fall

  • photo from a balloon in 1906 showing our white house next to cabin by the ocean

    photo from a balloon in 1906 showing our white house next to cabin by the ocean

  • Picture on a hot August Day standing on rocks in front of house

    Picture on a hot August Day standing on rocks in front of house

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  • Bathrooms
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: german
  • Response time Within a few days
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  • Calendar last updated 06/16/2014
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