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Waterfront Home W Huge Oaks & Great Dock in Old Plantation

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Fabulous views of deep water creek and the marsh

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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This is Island life in the Carolinas at its best -- a spacious one story home nestled under beautiful moss draped oaks within an old southern plantation on the coast outside Beaufort, South Carolina. Located on St. Helena Island. A comfortable non-smoking home with an open floor plan with walls of windows looking to the water and dock suitable for a couple or family. NO STEPS inside or out! Well equiped kitchen, great for entertaining family and friends. The short dock leads to a huge covered pierhead with a float dock has water, lights and electricity. Relax on the adirondack chairs and watch the beautiful sunsets. Hunting Island State Park and beach, just 5 minutes away, is a renowned tropical island, with lighthouse, great fishing pier, bathhouses, museum and nature center. Easy boating to downtown Beaufort Water Festival, restaurants and Monkey Island.

Recent renovation includes new wood flooring, appliances and new furniture throughout. Decor is 'beachy' and suitable for children. Large, fully equipped kitchen with a Five Star gas stove. After a morning walk through the sand roads of the plantation, serve up a big breakfast, swim at the beach, boat, fish, sitesee, and complete the day with a seafood feast--often from your own catch!

Located in a corner of the plantation on a dead end street with plenty of privacy and space for children to play. This is rural island life in the Lowcountry. The surounding century old oaks really give you a sense of the timelessness of this island.

Enjoy tranquil, panoramic waterfront views of the marsh and creek, including beautiful sunsets and a million stars. You can fish, crab, shrimp, or just hang out in the hammock on the dock. For more excitement, bring a boat to explore the creek and see more of the area and the wildlife. Frequently, dolphins, osprey, pelicans, deer, otter, and the occasional sea turtle are seen from the dock or from your own boat. A short ride down the creek leads you to St. Helena Sound, the Intercoastal Waterway, or the ACE Basin marine reserve.

Enjoy this restful retreat offering the art, cuisine, and shopping of historical Beaufort, South Carolina, in the setting where the movie 'Forrest Gump' was filmed. Savannah, Hilton Head, Edisto, and Charleston are easy day trips from here. Go all you want, then return to this peaceful haven within the plantation.

Keywords: wildlife, peaceful, one story, spectacular views, children friendly, fishing, crabbing, historic, ocean, downtown beaufort,

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    Must be 25 or older to rent....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    This is an older home with smaller bathrooms. Wheelchairs not guaranteed to fit through bathroom doors....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Queen size Beds (2) The master bedroom and one of the guest bedrooms have a queen bed, Double Beds (2) One guest bedroom has two (2) double beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Private dock on deep water with 30 ft. float for boat dockage, fishing, shrimping, crabbing and swimming. Gazebo with adirondack chairs for relaxing and viewing wildlife and spectacular sunsets. Hardwood floors throughout, fully stocked kitchen w Five Star commercial stove. All linens and towels provided. Screened in porch....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A few of our favorites, plus those by local author Pat Conroy....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    All the popular games and a few puzzles on hand. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library:

    Small collection of DVDs at the house. Bring your own favorites or rentals....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Marsh and creek view from the back of the house...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Located on a deep water creek leading to the St. Helena Sound, Atlantic ocean ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large kitchen table with picnic chairs and single end chairs. Extra chairs available at the game table. Picnic table in back yard....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    10MB internet...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    unlimited long distance (within continental US)...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Of course! Coffee on the dock is the best way to start the day!...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All you will ever need....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes and utensils available....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked kitchen. You will find all of the pots/pans/dishes/linens and initial supply of foil/saran wrap, etc. needed for wonderful meals with a priceless view!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic salt, pepper, seafood seasonings available. A full supply of toilet paper in stock (please use supplied TP only as it is safe for our septic system)....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size fridge with top freezer and ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    5 Star gas stove with convection oven and center griddle....moreless

  • Toaster:

    4 slice toaster...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    fantastic pierhead on dock with two adirondack chairs for lounging...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Webber charcoal grill ...moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,400

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning after rental $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

We are a family who enjoys the Lowcountry and welcome good friends and our wonderful renters. We have had such positive experiences sharing our vacation house with exceptional people from around the country. Thank you for considering our rental home for your next vacation, I promise it will be one of the most relaxing weeks of your life. Please call with any questions - AJ Walsh (404) 993-2212.

1/2 of rent due upon reservation and return of rental agreement. Remaining balance due 21 days before rental. We are not a rental company, this is our family vacation home and therefore do not accept credit card payments. All payments by check or bank transfer please. Thank you.


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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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Location

59 Miles
Nearest Airport
Savannah, GA (SAV)
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Boondocks Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fripp Island, Cat Island, Lady's Island, Dataw Is
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I95
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jenkins Creek Tavern
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Hunting Island State Park

Car: Necessary

Situated in an Old plantation on deep water creek leading to the St. Helena Sound. Quiet rural area perfect for a relaxing peaceful escape.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Fabulous views of deep water creek and the marsh

    Fabulous views of deep water creek and the marsh

  • Deep water creek leading to St. Helena Sound and the Atlantic ocean

    Deep water creek leading to St. Helena Sound and the Atlantic ocean

  • Short boardwalk to water and dock

    Short boardwalk to water and dock

  • Back yard view of marsh and dock

    Back yard view of marsh and dock

  • Nestled under the hundred year oaks

    Nestled under the hundred year oaks

  • Open floor plan with walls of windows looking to the water.

    Open floor plan with walls of windows looking to the water.

  • Kitchen table seats 8

    Kitchen table seats 8

  • Guest bedroom with queen bed

    Guest bedroom with queen bed

  • Carolina room

    Carolina room

  • Large front, side and back yard full of one hundred year old oak trees.

    Large front, side and back yard full of one hundred year old oak trees.

  • Hunting Island Lighthouse

    Hunting Island Lighthouse

  • Fishing on beach at Hunting Island

    Fishing on beach at Hunting Island

  • The good life in the Lowcountry

    The good life in the Lowcountry

  • View from the pier head of private back yard.

    View from the pier head of private back yard.

  • Breathtaking sunset view from the back yard

    Breathtaking sunset view from the back yard

  • Relax on the front porch and enjoy the view

    Relax on the front porch and enjoy the view

  • Circular driveway and rope swing

    Circular driveway and rope swing

  • Spacious, fully equipped kitchen

    Spacious, fully equipped kitchen

  • Master bedroom with queen bed and private bath.

    Master bedroom with queen bed and private bath.

  • Guest bedroom with two double beds

    Guest bedroom with two double beds

  • View of dock and marsh from Carolina room

    View of dock and marsh from Carolina room

  • The main road in the plantation.

    The main road in the plantation.

  • View of beach from lighthouse at Hunting Island

    View of beach from lighthouse at Hunting Island

  • Sunset view of our private dock. It doesn't get any better than this!

    Sunset view of our private dock. It doesn't get any better than this!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/25/2015
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