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Private Vacation Retreat-by-the-Sea

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Last updated: 08/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Waterfront beach house with more than 100 feet of beach on the Long Island Sound in the private gated community of Scott’s Beach – a vacation by the sea. The height of the home above the water provides gorgeous expansive views of the Sound and there are adjacent stairs leading to the beach below. For those preferring only a few stairs, there is access to the beach with available parking at the western end of Scott’s Beach, a short walk from the home. Privacy abounds as the home is at the end of a dead-end street abutting a ten-acre vacant parcel of wooded land.
Built in 1997, the approximately 3500 square foot home has four bedrooms on the upper floor along with a large master bathroom and a family bathroom. The master bedroom has a king bed, the second bedroom has a queen bed plus a queen-size hide a bed and the third bedroom has two twin beds. The fourth bedroom has a twin bed and also houses a home office for those requiring space to work while on vacation and a library for those interested in reading a good book. The home sleeps seven in beds and up to eleven if the hide a beds are used.
The main floor is comprised of a spacious ocean room/great room with a wall of windows facing out to the Sound, giving the sense of being on a ship. A deck accessed from the ocean room and kitchen spans the entire back and one side of the home for outdoor relaxation above the beach. The main floor also has a den with a queen-size hide a bed, dining room, powder room, kitchen and dinette.
For those interested in strictly indulging in the amenities of the home and Scott’s Beach, there is walking the private wooded streets, enjoying the beach at the home or at the beach at the west-end of Scott’s Beach, relaxation on the deck with a delicious drink and a good book or indoor enjoyment of television, board games, puzzles, the internet, conversation or a much-needed nap. Peace and quiet abound. In pleasant weather, listen through the bedroom windows to the ripples of the water lapping onto the shore.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    At least one of the renters must be at least age 25....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Small dogs up to 15 pounds are permitted. There is a $500.00 security deposit required for permitted pets....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 7-11

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The formal dining room seats 8 people and the dinette next to the kitchen seats 10 people with 6 at the dinette table, 2 at the kitchen island with bar stools and 2 at the counter with bar stools....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 18 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air Conditioning...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices are on site....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is a Weber charcoal grill on the deck....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2015 - Summer - July & August
Jul 6 - Sep 2, 2015
2 night min stay
$795
2015 - Labor Day weekend
Sep 3 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$850
2015 - Fall
Sep 8 - Dec 17, 2015
1 night min stay
$595
2015 - Christmas/New Year's
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
3 night min stay
$850

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $250
  • Pet Fee $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Only dogs up to 15 lbs permitted.

*$500 is a security deposit and will be refunded if there is no damage.

Payments are made by cash or check. Contact owner for the timing of the payments.


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Location

Car: Not Necessary

For those interested in exploring beyond Scott’s Beach, within a thirty-minute drive is the beginning of the wineries of the North Fork offering wine tasting and vineyards for viewing, the large Smithhaven Mall, a mega-movie theater, the nationally acclaimed Splish Splash water park in Riverhead, the Tanger outlet mall and Atlantis Marine World in Riverhead, many shops, large stores and restaurants. Within a fifteen- minute drive or less are a multitude of shops, a movie theater, restaurants, grocery stores, ice cream parlors and the famed town of Port Jefferson. The South Fork opening to the Hamptons is approximately forty minutes from the home and Manhattan is approximately a one and one quarter hour drive. Port Jefferson has a ferry to Connecticut and a LIRR train station for westward destinations. The Macarthur airport is approximately thirty minutes from the home. The property’s caretaker lives in the lower level of the home accessed by its own separate entrance.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I live in two states - Michigan and New York. I love spending time on the beach, frequently walking, watching the sunsets and listening to the water lap up on the shore. I have two children, both grown and living in New York City. I live with my little dog, Oreo, and we have fun playing together. I am an attorney and a writer and find the vistas of the Sound from the house inspiring!

Why the Owner Chose Miller Place:
The view, it is all about the view! Top that off with approximately 3500 square feet of beautiful space and a gorgeous beach and the property simply cannot be beat!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The view, the privacy, the sound of the water lapping up on the shore heard through the windows and the sense of being on a ship when in the ocean room make this home unique and inviting.


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Photos

  • View of the Sound from the Deck

    View of the Sound from the Deck

  • View from Front Door onto the very private front yard

    View from Front Door onto the very private front yard

  • Foyer

    Foyer

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Dinette

    Dinette

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • View of the Sound and balcony from the fourth bedroom

    View of the Sound and balcony from the fourth bedroom

  • Upstairs Second Bathroom

    Upstairs Second Bathroom

  • View out the back of the home when walking in the front door

    View out the back of the home when walking in the front door

  • Beautiful vistas!

    Beautiful vistas!

  • Front of Home

    Front of Home

  • Ocean Room

    Ocean Room

  • Den

    Den

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  • View of the Sound from the Master Bedroom

    View of the Sound from the Master Bedroom

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • A portion of the fourth bedroom with bed, home office and part of the library

    A portion of the fourth bedroom with bed, home office and part of the library

  • Deck Furniture and Picnic Table for viewing of the Sound

    Deck Furniture and Picnic Table for viewing of the Sound

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