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Lovely Home Near Beaches and Town of Osterville

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Antique Cape Cod in Osterville


Last updated: 03/14/2013

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  • Minimum stay:7-14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Osterville cottage description

there are two bedrooms upstairs both with twin beds and one bathroom with tub/shower enclosure and a laundry room. The large master bedroom is downstairs with a two person jacuzzi bath, walk-in closet and vanity area. the traditional living room has a fireplace and alcove window and bookcases. There is a glass sunroom off the living room a wet bar for entertaining. the kitchen/family room has an island for food preparation and a deck that has a dining area for outdoor dining. there is a two car garage and extra parking space beside it as well as a parking spot at the front of the house. the sunroom is skirted with a rose garden and there are several garden beds around the property with roses, perennials, herbs, shrubs, and annuals. The back of the property is tree laden and not developed so that you have complete privacy from neighbors. It is also two houses away from the Atlantic Ocean.


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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


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

            renters must be 35 yrs old...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Masterbedroom: 1 queen

            Located on the first floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

            Located on the second floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

            Located on the second floor...moreless

          • Master bedroom has queen size bed in a spacious sunlite room. Has large walkin closet with an alcove with dressing table. The two bedrooms upstairs have double beds....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

            has a jacuzzi bath tub...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            located upstairs by the 2 bedrooms...moreless

          • Master bathroom is off the master bedroom and has a two person jacuzzi bath. The bathroom upstairs has a bathtub/shower unit and there's also a laundry room with washer and dryer, ironing board and iron available. Another full bathroom is off the familyroom/kitchen. It has a decorator sink and a shower. ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • A very bright and cheerful house on a quiet street with private location located two miles from the village of Osterville. ...moreless


              • Books
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television:

                two televisions both in family room and one in master bedroom...moreless


              • Away From It All
              • Family


              • Churches
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

                  • Rural:

                    Private location. Pine trees for neighbors....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining:

                    there are two rooms that have diningroom tables, the inside sunroom has a table for eating inside and the patio/deck outside has a table for dining outside....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Garage:

                    two car garage...moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove:

                    gas grill top stove with five burners...moreless

                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill


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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Apr 1 - May 19, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  Summer vacation time
                  May 20 - Sep 6
                  14 night min stay

                  My Standard Rate
                  14 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Taxes Not included


                  May 20th Sept 16th $2,000 a week

                  Sept 17th to Nov 1st $1,500 a week

                  Nov 2nd to May 20th $1,000 a week

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                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Hyannis, MA
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Osterville, MA
                  6 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Hyannis, MA
                  6 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Hyannis, MA
                  6 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Hyannis, MA
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Route 6, Barnstable, MA
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Osterville, MA
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Craigville, MA

                  Car: Necessary

                  House is situated on nearly two acres of land, surrounded by pine trees for total privacy on three sides. Cape Cod structure with bright sunlight throughout. Residential street is only one mile long with neighbors' houses well off the road. Makes for a pleasant walk or bike ride. Less than two miles away is the town of Osterville, which is a small Cape Cod village with lots of small specialty shops, five eating establishments, a new library, a marina, and many service oriented businesses. There are two beaches about two miles away, the first being Craigville Beach which is considered one of the most popular public beaches on Cape Cod, and the second is called Dowses' Beach, which is a smaller beach and requires a beach sticker to utilize. The larger town of Hyannis is about six miles away and offers a larger selection of restaurants, melody tent, shops, two steamship boats going to the nearby islands of Nantucket and Marthas Vineyard. Boston is seventy five miles north of Osterville and Logan Airport is located there. Cape Cod is noted for the fishing, the whale watching, the antiques shopping, the golfing, the beaching and especially the mild weather with breezes from the ocean. This house is just two houses removed from the Atlantic Ocean.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1983

                  About the owner: I grew up in a suburb west of Boston but always summered in Osterville and finally bought this house in 1983. Because I spent the summers there, I was able to acquire many friends along the way which is always a plus. The people in the village are friendly and outgoing especially in the summer when the weather is so pleasant. The beaches attract people on the warm days and the pace of life becomes slow and casual.

                  Why the Owner Chose Osterville:
                  Some friends of my family owned this property and I bought it from them without it coming on the market because I found it an unusual and charming cottage. It has a large property lot, 1.8 acres, which gives you a lot of privacy, yet it's close to the village and the beaches.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  This house was originally the home of the gardener for a large estate in Osterville and it has special plantings in the landscape that you can't find anymore. I have added to the beds and have enjoyed the floral results.

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                  • Antique Cape Cod in Osterville

                    Antique Cape Cod in Osterville

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • glass sunroom

                    glass sunroom

                  • guest bedroom

                    guest bedroom

                  • unattached garage

                    unattached garage

                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • Back Deck

                    Back Deck

                  • guest bedroom

                    guest bedroom

                  • family room

                    family room

                  • living room

                    living room

                  VRBO #462882

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Friday, December 12, 2014

                  $1,400 - $1,995 per week (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Minimum stay: 7-14 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 03/14/2013
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