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A Stone's Throw from Beautiful Follins Pond

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Last updated: 11/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Yarmouth Port cottage description

Need a place to get away from it all? This cottage is located on a quiet residential street, just a stone's throw from the water. The deck is a perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the sun rise or set over a beautiful salt water pond/lake that connects to the Bass River. And the stars are amazing! Two public boat launches are 1/2 mile away so bring your kayak or your boat, and experience the Bass River, which can be followed right out to the Atlantic Ocean. You may park your boat trailer in the drive way in the back. Stone's Throw is extremely versatile and it is perfect for one, a couple, a small or large family or a few friends.

The 2 bedrooms on the main floor have queen beds, window AC, and ceiling fans. The master has a large bay window, and wall mounted flat screen TV. A third bonus room downstairs contains two twin beds, and a bunk bed with a double bed base, a 46 inch flat screen TV, large enough to be viewed from each bed, and a blue ray player. Perfect for the kids and may be an adult or two!

The upstairs bathroom has a marble vanity top, tub/shower with fully tiled back splash

The downstairs bath is oversized to accommodate the clothes washer and dryer. It features a European sink/vanity, 4 foot shower with built-in seat.

The Living room has a fireplace with wood stove insert (winter rentals only), 42 LCD TV / with Cable & DVD Player, and ceiling fan. Just put your feet up and relax. Wireless Internet connection and extended cable is available April 1st to November 30th ( Wifi is NOT available from Dec 1st to March 30th) The full wall of sliding doors in the dining room and living room lead to the deck & overlooks a beautiful salt water lake.
The downstairs, equipped with bunk beds and as set of twin beds, also has 46 inch large screen TV, added July 2014. Repeat: WIFI IS NOT AVAILABLE AND CABLE IS LIMITED NOV 30th to MAR 3Oth.


There is a circular driveway in front of house for parking and easy access. Additional parking is in rear of the house. which is on a dead end street. A small neighborhood beach a 5 minute walk from the backyard. Great for small children who may not be able to handle a full day at the beach.

Cape Cod Bike Paths on Setucket Rd will take you to Dennis Parks, Golf courses & Tennis courts. You can also cycle the Cape Cod Rail Trail, which follows a former railroad 22 miles through the towns of Dennis, Harwich, Brewster, Orleans, Eastham and Wellfleet. The trail is paved with few hills, with well-marked automobile crossings. The Dennis Highland Golf Course is 1 mile away and Dennis Pines is 2.5 miles away, John Kelly recreation center is 1.5 miles away with tennis courts, jogging paths & baseball fields.

Yarmouth Port resident Capt. Dave Eaton, who operates Intruder Deep Sea Fishing, lives next door. If you enjoy fishing, be sure to book your trip ahead of time.

Since Yarmouth Port is conveniently located on the Mid Cape, there are no limits for day trips, from Plymouth Plantation to Provincetown . You have beautiful Dennis bayside beaches nearby, and wonderful restaurants within minutes. You can also catch the ferry from Hyannis, Harwich Port, or Falmouth to visit Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.

The best the Cape has to offer is waiting for you to make it your own. There is truly something for everyone for every type of day, on or off season.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

            This cottage is not rented to anyone under the age of 25. ...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            The bunk bed base is a double bed....moreless

          • A Pack and Play for babies can be found in the master bedroom closet. Bedroom three is the downstairs room: it is a fairly large room, with window, set up 'dorm style'. There is access to the garage from this room, and a full bath which includes a washer and dryer. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

            enclosed with hot water...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • Washer and dryer are located in the downstairs bathroom.

          Other Amenities

              • Two strollers are stored in the hall closet. Pack N Play also available....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Water View:

                Overlooking a beautiful salt water lake connecting to the Bass River...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Garage:

                A sport umbrella for the beach, beach chairs, sand toys and 2 bicycles, helmets and a pump, are stored in the attached garage....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet:

                Wifi is not available and cable is limited from Nov 30th to March 30th....moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Sheets and towels are provided, although if you use them, they must be laundered....moreless

              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided:

                Sheets and towels are provided, although if you use them, they must be laundered. ...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Wood Stove

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Filters are provided....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Galley kitchen, includes a lobster pot ....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Pantry Items:

                Spices, salt, pepper, coffee creamer, sugar, Splenda....moreless

              Outside

              • Bicycles:

                There is also a bicycle rental shop on Rte 134....moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Off Season
              Sep 2 - May 29, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $135 $150
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $950
              Early Summer
              May 30 - Jun 26, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $157 $170
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $1,100
              Summer
              Jun 27 - Sep 7, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $1,350
              Off Season
              Sep 8 - May 27, 2016
              3 night min stay
              $140 $155
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $980

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Weekends available Off Season and Early Summer seasons only.

              Please do not even inquire if you are under the age of 25 years.

              Rates may change without notice until booked.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 11/15/2014
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              Location

              8.8 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Barnstable Municipal
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Oliver's
              8.8 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Equi-distanced between Harwich Port and Hyannis
              2.6 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Dennis Pines
              9 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Operational weekends summer 2013
              2.3 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Mid Cape Highway (6)
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Oliver's
              3.9 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Mayflower Beach, Dennis

              This mid cape home is 1 mile from historic Route 6A, Kings Highway, known for its quaint shops, homes, antique shops, historic villages and and restaurants. Patriot Square Shopping Plaza with Dunkin Donuts, Stop and Shop, Marshall's, and a 12 screen movie theater about 2 miles away on Rte 134. Across the street from Patriot Square is Ring Brothers Market, which offers a good wine selection, as well as a seafood market and excellent pasta. Or if you prefer local flavor, try Peterson's Market on 6A, for prepared foods, (wonderful chicken salad, Captain Parker's Clam chowder,) beer and wine. Nearby restaurants include Captain Frosty’s, (award winning fried clams, and frappes,) Oliver’s, and Sesuit Harbor Café, home of absolutely amazing lobster rolls and the Sesuit Harbor Lobster Roll Cruise. Beautiful Dennis bayside beaches are near by.

              Since Yarmouth Port is conveniently located on the Mid Cape, there are no limits for day trips and activities, from Plymouth Plantation to Provincetown. Beautiful Dennis beaches are minutes away. If you enjoy fishing, Yarmouth Port resident Capt. Dave Eaton, who operates Team Intruder Deep Sea Fishing, lives next door; you will need to book your trip ahead of time.

              You can also catch a ferry from Hyannis, Harwich Port, or Falmouth to the beautiful islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.

              Cape Cod Bike Paths on Setucket Rd will take you to Dennis Parks, & tennis courts. You can cycle the Cape Cod Rail Trail, which follows a former railroad 22 miles through the towns of Dennis, Harwich, Brewster, Orleans, Eastham and Wellfleet. The trail is paved with few hills, with well-marked automobile crossings. The Dennis Highland golf course is 1 mile away and Dennis Pines is 2.5 miles away, John Kelly Recreation Center is 1.5 miles away with tennis court, baseball fields, and jogging path.

              You also can bring your boat or kayak and park it in the back of the cottage. There are two public boat launchings 1/2 mile away.

              The best the Cape has to offer is waiting for you to make it your own. There is truly something for everyone for every type of day, on or off season.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: I grew up in Needham, Massachusetts, and have spent summers at the Cape for as long as I can remember. Although I have lived in many places since, I always return to walk the beaches of the Cape.

              Why the Owner Chose Yarmouth Port:
              I purchased this cottage in 2013 because of its versatility: it is the perfect size for one, for a couple, for 2 small families, 1 large family or for a few friends. It's close to the water, and there is small local beach to walk to with small children, which is perfect for my young grand children, who can't handle always handle a long beach day. Many of my relatives live nearby, and there is nothing better than family.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              I fell in love with this cottage as soon as I walked in because it was bright, comfortable, and the water view was more than I had expected. This is my second year here, I am looking forward to planting hydrangeas, and sitting out on the deck, watching the sun rise and set.


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              Photos

              • View of Follins Pond from the deck

                View of Follins Pond from the deck

              • Side view:taken prior to new deck. Major landscaping planned for fall 2015.

                Side view:taken prior to new deck. Major landscaping planned for fall 2015.

              • Living room  with large screen TV, stereo and DVD player

                Living room with large screen TV, stereo and DVD player

              • Dining room

                Dining room

              • Summer view dining room

                Summer view dining room

              • Main floor second Bedroom:  Queen bed, ceiling fan and window AC.

                Main floor second Bedroom: Queen bed, ceiling fan and window AC.

              • Alternate view of downstairs

                Alternate view of downstairs

              • Sunset from the new deck April 2014

                Sunset from the new deck April 2014

              • The beach is just minutes away.

                The beach is just minutes away.

              • Nobska Light at Woods Hole

                Nobska Light at Woods Hole

              • Winter morning 2014

                Winter morning 2014

              • View from the living room.

                View from the living room.

              • Livingroom

                Livingroom

              • Fully equipped Kitchen

                Fully equipped Kitchen

              • New Deck April 2014

                New Deck April 2014

              • Main floor Master Bedroom  with AC, ceiling  fan and flat screen TV, Queen bed

                Main floor Master Bedroom with AC, ceiling fan and flat screen TV, Queen bed

              • Downstairs: bunkbed w/dble bed base, 2 twins, 46 in LED TV w/  blue ray, bathrm,

                Downstairs: bunkbed w/dble bed base, 2 twins, 46 in LED TV w/ blue ray, bathrm,

              • Down stairs bath, (shower with built in  seat,) also has a washer and dryer

                Down stairs bath, (shower with built in seat,) also has a washer and dryer

              • Little Beach 6-7 houses from the backyard.

                Little Beach 6-7 houses from the backyard.

              • Low tide at Chapin Beach

                Low tide at Chapin Beach

              • Private and beautiful  off season as well.

                Private and beautiful off season as well.

              • So true!

                So true!

              VRBO #471255

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

              $135 - $193 per night (USD)
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              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

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              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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              Speaks: english
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