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Charming Unique Antique Stone Home*

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Last updated: 07/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Secluded, quiet, and private fully furnished 4 bedroom (Queen size bed- 3, twin beds 2, 2.5 bath home located on a multi acre estate. Loaded with character, extensive stone work abound, oversized great room w/custom bar; large sunny eat-in chef's kitchen; welcoming family room with wood burning stove; formal dining room; washer/dryer: HD TV (2) and WIFI.
Surrounded by spectacular wooded hiking and biking trails, bordering on Dog Town Common; pond on site; close to the ocean. Enjoy the cool hillside breezes and evening crickets as you relax in idyllic setting. Sprawling lawns and a lovely stone patio for out door BBQ. Complete with all the charm and quirks of an old New England antique homestead.
Minutes to Annisquam and close to downtown Gloucester, Rockport, train station to Boston and a multitude of art galleries on Cape Ann. No Central AC.
Summer season (April 15, 2015- September 15, 2015)- minimum 7 night stay. Must be at least 27 years old and complete a Weekly Rental Agreement to book a stay.
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Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Our home does have several sets of stairs and an outdoor wooden bridge. Supervision of little ones is a must. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    SMOKING IS NEVER ALLOWED IN THE HOUSE. You are welcome to smoke outdoors, we do ask that you dispose of all smoking materials appropriately- please do not litter and leave cigarette butts debris. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We do welcome pets but you MUST first get approval. Well behaved, socialized and friendly four legged friends are important traits as there are several neighbors with dogs....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub

    Sm. 1/2 size tub- vintage- w/ adjustable hand held shower....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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Other Amenities

  • A three minute drive down the hill and you are at beautiful Goose Cove. Additional, a variety of quaint New England style beaches are within 10 minutes of the house. A short distance to the charming Village of Annisquam and near by Lanesville complete the surrounding area....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HD TV in both family room and living room. ...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Custom propane fireplace. ...moreless

  • Heating:

    Oil furnace and wood stoves...moreless

  • Internet:

    WIFI...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Two comfortable and relaxing living rooms. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample parking on property for up to four cars....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    2...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Eat in- both kitchen island and/or table with 6 chairs....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful lawns surround home. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Grill located on beautiful stone patio....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
May 15 - Sep 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500
Off Season
Nov 8 - Apr 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$385
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$385

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Cleaning fee $200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change.

PLEASE NOTE AN ADDITIONAL 2.5% PROCESSING FEE WILL BE ADDED TO ALL CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS.

*NO CHARGE FOR ELECTRONIC CHECKS, DIRECT DEPOSIT or MAILED PAYMENTS.


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Location

Car: Recommended

Beaches, Whale watching, sunset sail, art galleries, great restaurants and live music.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1976

About: This family home was purchased by our parents in 1976. Our father was raised in Rockport and Cape Ann is home to many family members and friends. Currently 'The Farm', our childhood home, is owned by six siblings. Although two continue to live in Gloucester, the remaining four consider charming Gloucester our beloved hometown. It is a special place, especially during the warm months when one can fully enjoy the many opportunities to be seaside. We are new to renting the house for the summer. It's a fascinating granite house surrounded by acres of quiet woods. Our family has experienced years of wonderful celebrations and memories in this house. We wish the same for you and your families.

Why Gloucester:
Our mother was initially attracted to this property for many reasons. First it was big enough to convene her large and extended family. Second, she loved to garden and maintained several vegetable and flower gardens. Third she loved animals and kept dairy goats, a llama, a macaw, dogs and cats - all had a place at the farm.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
'The Farm' consists of the main house and four other buildings (barn, tool shed, forge and water tower - all occupied by year round tenants) on a multi acre piece of property. All granite used in the construction was quarried locally- each building is unique and a one of a kind. This property is an excellent choice for those who enjoy the outdoors in an amazing setting. Great for family gatherings!


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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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