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Charming Cape Cottage Near Forest Beach at Best Price!

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South Chatham Cottage three minutes from Beach

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Last updated: 05/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Forest Sands cottage is comfortably decorated in Classic Cape style, a three minute walk from Forest Beach and 10 minute spectacular walk through the dunes to Cockle Cove. Two bedrooms, two baths (one an outdoor shower), with pull-out sofa in family room (sleep six). The quaint interior has TV, DVD, VCR players, Central air conditioning, Hi-Speed internet, and local phone service. Washer/ drier and charcoal grill, and bicycles are in the garage. Easy access (1/8 mile) to the Old Colony Rail Trail between Chatham and Dennis, which joins the Cape Cod Rail trail to Wellfleet. A 5-minute drive to Red River Beach and 10 minutes to charming shops and restaurants in Chatham Town Center.

Other local features include restaurants, theaters such as The Dennis Playhouse, Cape Melody Tent, Ohio State Players, and the Harwich Junior Theater. Visit the Chatham Airport for charter rides, The Chatham Train Museum, ice cream shops, the Cape Cod National Sea Shore nature preserve, Whale-watching, Monomoy Island seal cruises, and fast-ferry day cruises to Nantucket. Charter fishing boats operate nearby. Take a stroll through shopping streets of town to Chatham Light.

Chatham is one of New England's most beautiful locales, and its unique location on the Cape surrounds it with water, harbors, dunes and sandbars on three sides. A fantastic place to visit, on-season or off-season.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We are willing to discuss on a case-by-case basis....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, outdoor shower

    ...moreless

  • 1.5+outdoor shower

Other Amenities

  • Bikes and beach mats, buckets & pails, beach umbrellas, paddle boards, rainy day activities for kids. Borrowing library and videos....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Detective, suspense, romance, regional and historic paperbacks...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Dozens of old-fashioned board games and jigsaw puzzles...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Skip to the bottom of the hill- you're on the Beach!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air conditioning...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced hot air...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets, pillowcases, blankets...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    One-car garage plus two cars in driveway...moreless

  • Parking Off Street

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    All pots, pans, cutlery, casseroles, serving dishes & dinner plates...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Overhead freezer, manual ice...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Be sure to bring your own helmuts...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Dec 6 - Jun 12, 2015
7 night min stay

$850
Peak Season
Jun 13 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,650

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Included

Notes:

50% in advance and 50% on day of arrival.

Security deposit of $500 requested, returned on day of departure.

Cancellation Policy: 100% refund 30 days prior, 50% refund 15 days prior, 25% refund one week prior.


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Last updated: 05/15/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1956

About the owner: For three generations of the Butler family this has been our favorite home. We maintain our seaside cottage with pride, and welcome visitors from all over the world to share its unique character and locale. Originally from New York and New Jersey, we spend our time tending to the Cottage and visiting Cape friends. Rick attended Boston University and Yale, William IV hales from Princeton, and William III was Sheriff of Essex County.

Why the Owner Chose Chatham:
For 57 years our family has owned this cottage and enjoyed watching the Cape change and grow. Our grandparents were antique dealers and decorated the house and gardens in traditional Cape style. Now in its third generation, our family takes pride in maintaining the house in the comfortable and hospitable style that our grandparents, Mildred and Bill, intended.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
As children we played horseshoes and 'hide-and-seek' in the deep woods behind the property, and enjoyed biking, sailing, sun-bathing, and visits to the local theaters. We made day-trips to Province town and slept on the porch, now enclosed. The pine-paneled interior is uniquely Cape Cod-style, and our grandparents' collection of antique furniture and hooked rugs, also their Currier and Ives prints gave the place a special meaning to us. The walls now feature the paintings, prints and drawings of Niamh Butler, artist, our 4th generation!


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, italian

 

Photos

  • South Chatham Cottage three minutes from Beach

    South Chatham Cottage three minutes from Beach

  • Fall Colors

    Fall Colors

  • Autumn Greetings

    Autumn Greetings

  • Seacoast woods behind the House

    Seacoast woods behind the House

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Kitchen and Family Room

    Kitchen and Family Room

  • Chatham Pumpkin Sale

    Chatham Pumpkin Sale

  • Our Beach - Towards Stage Harbor Light and Cockle Cove

    Our Beach - Towards Stage Harbor Light and Cockle Cove

  • Our Beach - The Dunes by the Salt Marsh

    Our Beach - The Dunes by the Salt Marsh

  • Our Beach - An Edward Hopper Evening

    Our Beach - An Edward Hopper Evening

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  • Enjoy the Changing Seasons.

    Enjoy the Changing Seasons.

  • Back Woods and Patio

    Back Woods and Patio

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Kitchen with Antique Utensils

    Kitchen with Antique Utensils

  • Front TV Room

    Front TV Room

  • Happy Harvest - Chatham Market

    Happy Harvest - Chatham Market

  • Our Beach - Towards Taylor's Pond

    Our Beach - Towards Taylor's Pond

  • Our Beach - Homeward through Dunes

    Our Beach - Homeward through Dunes

  • Our Beach - Sunset

    Our Beach - Sunset

VRBO #421510

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Date last modified - Saturday, May 23, 2015

$850 - $1,650 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/15/2015
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914-473-5173

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