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Waterfront 3 BR/1 BA Country Cottage W/ Gameroomdeep Water,Dock, 2 Mi from Town

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view from dock up the creek ( entrance from the river)

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Last updated: 10/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Chestertown cottage description

You can rent this adorable cottage that has the best of every world. This property is located just 2 short miles from historic Chestertown but, situated in a country setting on a deep creek (Morgan creek) with nearly 3 acres of privacy. The house is 1200 sq. ft. that includes a living room, 1 bathroom, 3 bedrooms, large kitchen with a breakfast bar and full dinning area, stack able washer & dryer. The house has hardwood flooring and newer windows. A swing in the big Maple tree out back for two. A new (2013 season) fire pit installed out back for those chilly nights or making smoors. The shed out back has been newly (2014)converted into a game room equipped with ping pong table( was donated to the cause), dart board, cards & board games. There is a 40’ dock with a 10 X 20’ “L” head that is great for boating, cat fishing(really big ones in there,) crabbing (late fall,)swimming, or just plain hangin’ out with a cool drink. The water is approximately 19’ at the end of the dock. Children & dogs are welcome. HUNTERS WELCOME!! For any of you NASCAR fans, we are situated only 40 minutes from Dover Track. We are also 20 minutes from Rock Hall & 45 minutes from Annapolis. 35 minutes from premium outlets in Queenstown.
** Some dates to consider for fun filled family weeks in 2014 season
Chestertown Tea Party 5/24-26, Rock fish tournament 6/13-15
7/6 Waterman's day in Rock Hall, 7/3 Fireworks in Rock Hall, 7/4 Fireworks in Chestertown and parade in Rock Hall. All times are great with lots to do but, if you have never been to this part of the eastern shore then these are the best times.
Bettertown days @ Betterton Beach 8/2
8/10-8/12 is pirates weekend in Rock Hall another great time to be had. Lots of people dress up for the event. Sultana down rigging 10/25, 10/11 is Rock Halls Fallfest.
Every sat. in Chestertown's Fountain park is the farmer's market. Lots of times on Saturday evenings(in season) they have entertainment in Fountain park. On the first Friday of every month is 1st Friday in Chestertown(all year long). Many stores stay open and have snacks (wine & beer too) and some have entertainment all FREE. Lots of people walking around during these events.
Wilmer park has events as well.There are concerts, taste of the town to name a few. If you are planning a certain week and would like to know the events near town, just ask and I will do my best to list everything I know.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

            At least one person 25 years old. Children under that age must always be accompanied by an adult...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            sorry, no smoking in the house. Smoking is permitted outdoors provided care is taken to see that smoke does not enter the house...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            limit of 2 dogs that are house broken and weight less than 60 lbs...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 bunk bed

            one full/one twin...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (2) 2 queens, NO CRIB but, pac-n-play possibly available with advance notice (no guarantee for availability so request early), Bunk Beds (1) There is a full & a twin...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • 40' dock with 10 x 20 'L' head. Creek is 19 ' deep at end of dock. Great for fishing, swimming, boating, & relaxing. Bring a float and tie off at the dock. A new fire pit was installed fall of 2013 & game room ready in the outbuilding for spring 2014....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Game Room:

                Newly Converted shed. ping pong table(free so, please make note that it is worth what was paid,) dart board, cards & board games. Ceiling fans, plenty of recessed lighting & lots of windows w/screens...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library:

                lots of movies to choose from. Some Disney & pixar movies available upon request...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Waterfront:

                    This property is located on Morgan creek just off the Chester river....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    central air...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    No indoor fireplace, but there is a fire pit out back. We do not supply wood, but there is plenty of property to look for fallen branches....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    heat pump...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    It is preferred that you bring your own, but there is at least one sheet set per bed and 1 towel per person. No beach towels provided. If our linens are used, there is a $25 laundry fee....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Sofa, loveseat & chair...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Towels Provided:

                    No beach towels. Please do not bring bath towels outside. Do not use towels to dry pets....moreless

                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Full size kitchen complete with plenty of appliances & utensils...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven:

                    self cleaning...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    There is a picnic table and four adirondack chairs. More chairs available in game room....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    possibly available with advance notice....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Swing for two...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    propane grill. Outdoor fire pit for those cozy evenings by the fire. ...moreless

                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 14 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  High Season
                  May 1 - Nov 2, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $300
                  $2,100 $4,500
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $250
                  $1,750 $3,500
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change without notice until reservation is confirmed. 3 night minimum on all holidays. Rate is $300/night during 2014 high season 5/01-11/2 Deposit is 50% of rental rate + security. Bal due 21 days prior to stay 4% service fee is charged for all credit card & paypal payments. $50 cleaning fee is included in deposit that is refundable if property is left in a similar condition.


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                  Location

                  75 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Philadelphia
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  various
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  301
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  various
                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Rock Hall

                  Car: Necessary

                  There is always something to do locally. If Chestertown isn't featuring an event, The next towns over are. There is a community board when you enter town that gives you details about up coming events. There is first Friday every month (local venders put out munchies and some serve beer & wine. There is the Saturday Farmer's market in the center of town(Fountain Park.) Also on most Saturdays evenings in season, musicians play in Fountain Park. Some of the biggest events are Tea Party ( Memorial weekend), 3rd & 4th of July features Waterman's day(Rock Hall), parades, & fireworks in Chestertown, Rock Hall, & Great Oak. Along with plenty of restaurant choices, there is a local theatre(center of town,) a movie theater in one of the 2 shopping centers and a bowling alley(featuring duck pin)just a short drive out of town. . Most of the local towns have taste of the town at one time or another. Betterton days is the first Sat in Aug.every year. Rock Hall hosts a rock fish tournament June 13-15, Pirates weekend Aug 8-10, Oct 11th is Fallfest. Dover is just 40 minutes away and Annapolis is just 45 minutes. There is a small public beach area in Rock Hall, & Great Oak & a larger beach in Betterton. There are several historical sights and local shopping. Many local restaurants to choose from. Please search the internet and the local commerce for lists of upcoming events.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2005

                  About the owner: My husband and I were first introduced to the eastern shore by very good friends in 2000. We fell in love and purchased a boat, then a bigger boat, then a house, then a bigger house. We are there almost every weekend of the year. The house we live in now is just around the corner from this property. We have been married for 30+ years, have 2 girls, 2 son-in-laws and 1 grandchild so far. Both of us grew up in Delaware county, PA

                  Why the Owner Chose Chestertown:
                  This was the first home we bought on the eastern shore and I just cannot part with it. It is the perfect place for privacy, serenity, & relaxation. There are so many things to do between Chestertown & Rock Hall. There is always a festival or craft fair, waterman's days, Pirate's weekend(picture), Tea party, the best fireworks & some of the best restaurants in the area. We have had annual tenants for the last 4 years but, this year we wanted to try weekly rentals so that our children could have a place to stay occasionally. I know that you will fall in love with it just as we did.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  I remember how we used to go down to the dock with some snacks and a cool drink, watch the sun go down, watch all the wild life( ospry's ,eagles etc.), and feel completely alone with nature. Only during the winter months can you even see the property across the marsh. On any clear night, there are millions of stars in the sky. You can even see the milky way on occasion. The Legion occasionally has events but they are few and far between and always over by 10pm. You can have camp fires, bar-b-ques, and sit in a swing and melt the everyday stress away. There is large catfish in the creek. Crabs make their way up the creek around mid Sept. The water is nice and deep at the end of the dock so, your feet never touch the muddy bottom. Plenty of water fowl all year long.


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                  Photos

                  • view from dock up the creek ( entrance from the river)

                    view from dock up the creek ( entrance from the river)

                  • View from top of the property grounds

                    View from top of the property grounds

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • opposite side of largest room

                    opposite side of largest room

                  • 2nd bedroom

                    2nd bedroom

                  • 3rd bedroom

                    3rd bedroom

                  • Full kitchen, maple cabinets, 4 chairs, 2 bar stools, faux copper ceiling

                    Full kitchen, maple cabinets, 4 chairs, 2 bar stools, faux copper ceiling

                  • view of the property

                    view of the property

                  • Converted shed in back of property to enjoy protection from the environment

                    Converted shed in back of property to enjoy protection from the environment

                  • Large area for a game of ping pong or maybe cards.

                    Large area for a game of ping pong or maybe cards.

                  • view from the dock down the creek

                    view from the dock down the creek

                  • back yard, view of the creek from back of house

                    back yard, view of the creek from back of house

                  • largest bedroom. Queen bed

                    largest bedroom. Queen bed

                  • 2nd bedroom, Queen bed

                    2nd bedroom, Queen bed

                  • 3rd bedroom, full & twin bunk bed

                    3rd bedroom, full & twin bunk bed

                  • bathroom

                    bathroom

                  • mud room off the kitchen

                    mud room off the kitchen

                  • the front

                    the front

                  • view from inside shed (gameroom)

                    view from inside shed (gameroom)

                  • Game room. Will soon have ping pong table & dart board + cards & games.

                    Game room. Will soon have ping pong table & dart board + cards & games.

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, October 12, 2014

                  $250 - $300 per night (USD)
                  14

                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 10/12/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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