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Charming 3 BR Fire Island Home in Beach Block - Summer and Fall 2015

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Last updated: 04/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

RATES & AVAILABILITY POSTED BELOW.

If you are seeking a very special rental, our 100+ year-old, three bedroom house on a beach block in Ocean Beach may be just what you're hoping to find. Happily, it suffered NO damage whatsoever from Hurricane Sandy. A/C in two of the three bedrooms. Open stud construction with cathedral ceilings, exposed rafters, and a huge wood-burning fireplace - said to be the largest on the island. A/C in two of the bedrooms. Gleaming original wood floors with sand-catching sea grass carpeting in the living and dining rooms. Sleeps 7. Lovingly furnished, in immaculate condition, and generously stocked with every amenity to make your stay comfortable and memorable. For further information, call Linda at 415.867.4727. I'm on West Coast time.

NOTE:
• This is not a grouper/share-rental; no sublets
• Well-mannered pets are welcome
• Smoking on porch and deck only

2015 RATES:
(Weeklies run from Mondays at 12 Noon to Sundays at 5:00 pm.)
• June, $3200
• July, $3700
• August, $3700
• September (post-Labor Day), $1700
• October (til approx 10/15), $1200

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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:

    Due to its age and furnishings, my house is not really suitable for families with infants, toddlers, and very young kids. It would be too hard to 'baby-proof.' ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    not suitable for very young children (toddlers)...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs OK if well-mannered, non-destructive and quiet (no barkers!)...moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    On porch and deck only...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

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  • Two Sofa Beds: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Dining room can be used as 4th bedroom for guests....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 bunk bed

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  • A/C in master bedroom and bunk room. Ample bed and bath linens provided throughout, including lovely vintage coverlets, throws, and quilts....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Outdoor Shower

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  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Divided. Toilet & sink are separate from shower room, but door between can be opened to create one space. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • A/C window units in master bedroom and bunk room. Ceiling fans throughout, vacuum cleaner, inflatable mattress, space heaters, portable fans, alarm clocks, radios, etc. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Music Library:

    Blues, Country, Classic Rock...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirectTV (basic package)...moreless

  • Stereo:

    AM/FM radio / CD player ...moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Closes off from LR with 2 sets of curtains, so can be used for extra sleeping space...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    A/C in master bedroom and bunk room...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    super well stocked...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    full range of spices, basic staples and cleaning supplies, paper towels, toilet paper, aluminum foil, plastic wrap, food storage bags, garbage bags, etc....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Pre-Season
May 29 - Jun 30, 2015
6 night min stay

$3,200
July
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2015
6 night min stay

$3,700
August
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2015
6 night min stay

$3,700
Post-Season
Sep 7 - Sep 30, 2015
6 night min stay

$1,700
Early Fall
Oct 1 - Oct 25, 2015
6 night min stay

$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Rental Permit $100
  • Gas Electric DSL Cable $60
  • Professional Cleaning $160
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Typically, weekly rentals run from Monday Noon until Sunday 5 p.m. but sometimes, other options are available depending on the week you select. Call for more details.

I also require 20% security from which your $160 cleaning fee, the $100 rental permit, and a flat fee of $60/wk for utilities will be deducted. Balance of security deposit will be promptly returned

50% due at lease signing. Balance due 14 days prior to check-in.


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Location

Enjoy a day at the beach or take a short walk to the village, which faces Great South Bay. There you will find bay-side swimming with lifeguard, bay-front restaurants, grocery stores and many shops.

The town of Ocean Beach has a playground, children's day camp, tennis and basketball courts, softball field, library, cinema, water taxis, and lateral ferries to other Fire Island communities. Catholic and Protestant churches and a Synagogue are nearby. Hike to SUNKEN FOREST - a 300+ year-old primeval holly forest east of Ocean Beach and below sea level. An enchanting and magical experience!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I am a writer and designer for whom Fire Island has been my Holyland since childhood. Prior to purchasing 'SandPauper' in 2004, it had never changed hands. Even though I now live in San Francisco, it remains my place of peace and comfort. So wonderful it is, falling asleep to the sound of the ocean's sweet lullaby!

Why the Owner Chose Ocean Beach:
'SandPauper' is one of the few remaining original (unspoiled!) cottages in Ocean Beach. Although comfortable and welcoming, it retains the true character and spirit of 'Old Fire Island.' We have worked hard to preserve its intrinsic quaint charm while also providing all the amenities which allow it to be enjoyed fully by our seasonal guests.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • SandPauper

    SandPauper

  • Cool and shady screened porch

    Cool and shady screened porch

  • Shows doorways to kitchen & bunk room

    Shows doorways to kitchen & bunk room

  • Open stud construction and cathedral ceilings

    Open stud construction and cathedral ceilings

  • DR has two sofa beds, shown here pushed together.

    DR has two sofa beds, shown here pushed together.

  • Master BR w. antique iron double bed + two dressers.

    Master BR w. antique iron double bed + two dressers.

  • Bunk room w. underbed storage. Vintage bird print decor

    Bunk room w. underbed storage. Vintage bird print decor

  • Well-stocked kitchen. We even leave our spices for tenants!

    Well-stocked kitchen. We even leave our spices for tenants!

  • Outdoor shower. There's also one indoors w. divided bath

    Outdoor shower. There's also one indoors w. divided bath

  • Looking toward the Bay from Cottage Walk stairway to the beach

    Looking toward the Bay from Cottage Walk stairway to the beach

  • Screened porch shaded by tall pines & blueberry bushes.

    Screened porch shaded by tall pines & blueberry bushes.

  • Lovingly furnished with charming nautical artifacts & artwork

    Lovingly furnished with charming nautical artifacts & artwork

  • Wood-burning fireplace - the largest on the island!

    Wood-burning fireplace - the largest on the island!

  • Mantle is adorned with shells and maritime artifacts

    Mantle is adorned with shells and maritime artifacts

  • Everywhere you look, something interesting to see!

    Everywhere you look, something interesting to see!

  • 18 ft. window seat in DR!

    18 ft. window seat in DR!

  • Antique oak table extends to seat 10

    Antique oak table extends to seat 10

  • Master BR, LR, and DR all have lovely Quaker lace curtains

    Master BR, LR, and DR all have lovely Quaker lace curtains

  • 3rd BR has twin bed, access to kitchen and deck, mermaid decor

    3rd BR has twin bed, access to kitchen and deck, mermaid decor

  • Plenty of china & glassware + washer and dryer.

    Plenty of china & glassware + washer and dryer.

  • Picnic table and BBQ on deck

    Picnic table and BBQ on deck

  • View of the beach from the Cottage Walk overpass

    View of the beach from the Cottage Walk overpass

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  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/22/2015
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14158674727
I'm on West Coast time.

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