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Little Compton Historic Bungalow

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Last updated: 07/12/2015

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Touch of paradise---Little Compton the way it was and remains---1920’s bungalow-style house on historic register---built for a Providence physician and his buddies—lovingly maintained by the same family for over 50 years---how can a two bedroom sleep 12+?---simple, a huge unfinished dorm-style 2nd floor with four twin and two double beds---located in private compound at the end of the road (check out our location on Google maps)---hear and feel the sea, 180 degree ocean view of Atlantic---short walk or drive (using included pass) to the best private beach and best kept secret in New England, Brigg’s Beach---complete amenities---fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave; washer, dryer; TV/DVD, telephone; bath and a half, outside shower, charcoal grill—bring your bicycles or kayak, explore what keeps Little Compton “little”, or just lay back and ENJOY


Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Contact owner, limit two dogs, $10 per dog per night...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 2 double, 4 twin/ single

    2nd floor dorm style...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Two first floor bedrooms sleeping four; large upstairs dorm style area sleeping eight (four twins, two doubles)...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet


  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower


  • One and a half baths on first floor; outside shower


  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HDTV/DVD; TV on antenna...moreless


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


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer:

    Clothes dryer provided, outside line provided...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning fireplace, wood not provided...moreless

  • Garage:

    Garage used for storage...moreless

  • Heating:

    Central heat first floor only...moreless

  • Internet:

    Recommend renter supplied mobile 'hot spot', dial-up not reliable...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Larger living with seating for 8-10, stone fireplace, HDTV/DVD player...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking provided, space for cars, RV, boats...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only, long distance fees charged to renter...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Recommend renter bring own beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine provided...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full sets of dishes and utensils serving at least 12...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Large full kitchen with dining nook; dishwasher...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Limited kitchen, cleaning, and bathroom supplies provided...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Large covered front porch with chairs...moreless



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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Late season
Sep 21 - Oct 12, 2015
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $100
  • Dogs (max 2) per day $10
  • Taxes Not included


Free local phone calls. Long distance calls charged to house phone deducted from security deposit.

Deposits plus 50% of rental fee due at signing of lease by lessee. Balance due 30 days prior to start of rental lease. Rental agreement handled by local manager, Shethar Real Estate, Little Compton RI.

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48 Miles
Nearest Airport
TF Green Airport, Providence MA
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tap Room, Stone House, Little Compton RI
32 Miles
Nearest Ferry
New Bedford MA--Martha's Vineyard Ferry
40 Miles
Nearest Train
AMTRAK, Providence
20 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rte 195, Fall River MA
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Commons Lunch, Commons, Litle Compton
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Brigg's Beach

Car: Recommended

There is a wealth of active and leisure opportunities--explore, shop, hike/bike/walk/swim. Check out Little Compton, Newport, and Providence RI; New Bedford MA on the web (e.g., Wikitravel)


Manager info

Year Purchased: 1953

About: Family owned for over 50 years.

Why Little Compton:
Our family mostly grew up in Northeastern US and have used and loved this house and this area for over four generations. As we have moved and our careers have taken us around the world, Little Compton has been the one constant in our lives. Visit, love it--the way we do.

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Speaks: english



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Little Compton #445355

2 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 11

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