Brand New Home Located in Historic Downtown Area

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Last updated: 10/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Myrtle on Mumford is a newly-constructed replica of a typical single-story Chincoteague home of the 1920's, with modern amenities added, such as central heat and air conditioning. The house is located in the downtown Main Street historic area, less than a five minute walk from town.


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 840 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 Minimum age limit for renters...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is permitted on porches....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • The back bedroom offers a cedar lined closet, tongue and groove ceiling with a ceiling fan and recess lighting. It has a queen sized bed with dresser drawers located at the foot. A wall mounted tv is also located in the room. The front bedroom offers tongue and groove ceilings as well as two twin size beds. It also has a cedar lined closet and a ceiling fan....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, outdoor shower


  • In addition to the usual bathroom fixtures, the tub/shower is reminiscent of an old-time soaking tub....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Myrtle on Mumford is a great home for a getaway in any season. **For guests who rent our home for Seafood Festival in May and/or Oyster Festival in October, we will have waiting for you in the refrigerator 1/2 bushel of Chincoteague salt-water oysters from our private oyster ground**...moreless



  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    One block walking distance to Historic Main Street shopping/dining area....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    Adjacent to the living room is the dining area equipped with an Amish-made table and six chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The living room is entered from Mumford Street through a front porch equipped with a swing and rocking chairs. The room includes comfortable furniture, a TV, antiques, and reproductions....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of paved parking, boat parking on adjacent lot...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher


  • Deck / Patio:

    Front porch has a swing and rockers. The screened-in back porch provides a table and chairs for outdoor dining as well as a shower stall for a quick rinse after returning from the beach....moreless



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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 15 - Dec 30
2 night min stay
Jan 1 - Apr 30
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%


A 500.00 security deposit will be needed at the time of payment. The security deposit will be returned to you within 2 hours of checkout by calling me at 757-990-0947.

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Last updated: 10/12/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: The owners, Renee and Dale Holston, are both natives of Chincoteague Island, and their ancestors here date all the way back to the 1700's.

Why the Owner Chose Chincoteague:
The property has belonged to the owners for many years, and Dale lived his first sixteen ears on the same street. This long-standing history on Mumford Street led to the decision to build a vacation home in this location so that visitors could enjoy the atmosphere and spend time in at 1920's style Chincoteague home.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
As you enter the home, you will see vast assortment of memorabilia from the early 1900's. The home was newly constructed in 2013.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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