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Beautifully Remodeled Home in Quiet Neighborhood Near Bass River Beaches

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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

1 Cricket Lane, South Yarmouth MA 02664.

Traditional Cape Cod charm meets modern convenience in this newly remodeled, beautifully furnished home, with high-end finishes throughout!

Enjoy mornings and evenings relaxing on the front or back decks – one is always in (or out of) the sun. After beaches, biking, hiking, or exploring, enjoy refreshing sleeping with great ventilation, portable fans, and cool Cape Cod nights – or take refuge in central air conditioning if it’s hot and sticky!

New, fully-equipped open-concept kitchen with breakfast bar, quartz countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Large family room/dining area with wide-plank pine floor, TV/entertainment area, and access to the back deck. The formal living room has a fireplace and a beamed ceiling, and two comfortable bedrooms (one king bed, two twins) plus a pullout sofa in the family room can accommodate up to five guests. Two full baths (one with a walk-in shower) and a landscaped yard complete the picture.

Additional amenities include:
* Stereo
* 50' flatscreen HDTV with expanded basic Comcast cable and Comcast On Demand
* Blu-ray DVD/CD player
* Broadband wireless Internet access
* Propane grill
* Full-size washer and dryer.

Homeowner provides toilet paper, hand soap, cleaning supplies, and king-size sheets (if needed). Guests must provide towels and all other linens (contact owner if this is a problem).

Quiet, friendly neighborhood and convenient central location close to a fresh water beach on Long Pond, walking distance to the Yarmouth/Dennis Red Sox field, and a short drive to Bass River beaches, the Cape Cod Rail Trail, and cultural attractions. Public tennis around the corner. Close to two of Yarmouth's finest golf courses, a park, and walking trails. Hyannis ferries to Martha's Vinyard and Nantucket are a 15-minute drive away.

Owners have cats. The house is cleaned thoroughly before the rental season, but if you’re allergic to cats this may not be the place for you. Smoking is not permitted inside the home.

Sorry, pets are not permitted.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Owners have cats. The house is cleaned carefully before the rental season and between guests, but if you’re allergic to cats this may not be the place for you....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • Family Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 1 will accommodate a couple. Bedroom 2 will accommodate another couple or two separate guests. The family room will accommodate one additional guest on a pullout sofa. All beds are extremely comfortable!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Between the two bedrooms....moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Off the family room, with a walk-in shower....moreless

  • Bathroom 1 features a 3' x 5' walk-in shower. Both bathrooms are new and completely remodeled....moreless


  • Games:

    Board games, cards....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Expanded basic Comcast cable and Comcast On Demand....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Amplifier and speakers....moreless

  • Television:

    50-inch flatscreen HDTV with Pandora and Netflix....moreless


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air conditioning, plus electric fans in bedrooms and family room, and a whole-house fan....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    The fireplace is blocked off, and not usable....moreless

  • Heating:

    Forced-air heating....moreless

  • Internet:

    Broadband Internet and wi-fi....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Owner provides pillows, blankets, comforters, and king-size sheets if needed (wash, dry, and leave in linen closet before departure). Tenants provide other linens (bath and beach towels, sheets)...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Off-street parking in front of house can accommodate up to three cars. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Kitchen towels only (wash and dry before departure)....moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Kitchen is fully stocked with dishes, utensils, and cooking equipment....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully renovated, fully-equipped open-plan kitchen, with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and breakfast bar....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Double oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Owner provides toilet paper, hand soap, and cleaning supplies....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric, glass-top...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Front and rear decks with chairs, tables, and umbrella....moreless

  • Golf:

    Four excellent golf courses are just minutes away....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Sizeable yard with attractive landscaping....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Spare LP tank provided; if you need to switch tanks, please fill the empty one....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Public tennis courts just around the corner....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Beach chairs available for your use....moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Season
Jun 6 - Jun 27, 2015
7 night min stay

High Season
Jun 28 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Sep 6 - Sep 19, 2015
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included


If you cancel prior to May 1, we'll refund your payment in full.

If you cancel after May 1,

- We'll refund your $300 damage deposit in full.

- We'll refund your rental fee in full IF we're able to fill your week(s) with another tenant.

- If we must discount the rental fee to fill your space, we'll refund you the amount of the rent we receive.

- If we can't fill your week(s), no refund is due.

50% due on reservation to hold your week(s). The balance plus the damage deposit is due no later than six weeks before your arrival.

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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Barnstable Municipal Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Steamship Authority
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Blue Rock Golf Resort
6 Miles
Nearest Train
Cape Cod Central Railroad (scenic tours)
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 6
2.8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Smugglers Beach

Car: Necessary

South Yarmouth is a quiet Mid-Cape residential community centrally located between Cape Cod's two major highways (Route 6 and Route 28), just minutes from historic Bass River and beautiful Nantucket Sound beaches. Freshwater swimming is a five minutes' walk away at Long Pond.

Other nearby attractions: two regulation golf courses (Bayberry Hills Golf Course and the classic Donald Ross-designed Bass River Golf Course); two prestigious executive golf courses (Blue Rock Golf Resort and The Club at Yarmouthport); the Cape Cod Rail Trail, awesome for biking and roller-blading; the Cape Cod Cultural Center, offering a variety of cultural events, including classes, workshops, exhibitions, and concerts; scenic excursions via the Cape Cod Central Railroad; the Cape Cod Baseball League, recognized as one of the elite amateur summer leagues in the country; hiking and recreation areas (volleyball, basketball, playgrounds, and more), with day programs for kids at Flax Pond Recreation Area; sailing instruction and regattas; the incredibly friendly South Yarmouth Library; and a wide variety of restaurants, from traditional New England family fare at Captain Parker's to fine dining at the Yarmouth House.

The central location is convenient to all other Cape Cod attractions, including Provincetown, the Heritage Museum and Gardens in Sandwich, ferries to Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, the Cape Cod National Seashore, the Wellfleet Audubon Center, the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, the Cape Cod Lavender Farm, and much more.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

Why the Owner Chose South Yarmouth:
We've always loved Cape Cod, and it's been our dream to eventually retire there. We bought this house to make our dream come true! We plan to move in for good in ten years or so; in the meantime, we're renting during the season and visiting during the off-season. Built in the early 1950's, the house had been expanded with a large family room but otherwise hadn't been renovated or upgraded. Initially, we planned just to re-do the kitchen. But one thing led to another...and before we knew it, we found ourselves in the midst of a complete renovation project. Except for the floors, almost every surface in the house is new, from the open-concept kitchen/family room to the bathrooms and bedrooms. We completely re-wired and re-plumbed, replaced the roof, installed new doors and windows, and re-shingled the exterior. We added the decks in front and back, and landscaped the yard. We did most of the work ourselves (we're both pretty handy) with help from friends and a few contractors. It took us the best part of three years. Now the house is finished, decorated, and beautiful. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Traditional Cape Cod charm with all modern conveniences.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Exterior side

    Exterior side

  • Plantings


  • Rear deck

    Rear deck

  • Kitchen


  • Kitchen


  • Living  room and fireplace

    Living room and fireplace

  • Living room, looking toward back of house and bedroooms

    Living room, looking toward back of house and bedroooms

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Bathroom 1, with walk-in shower

    Bathroom 1, with walk-in shower

  • Exterior rear

    Exterior rear

  • Rear with deck

    Rear with deck

  • Kitchen


  • Kitchen, front door

    Kitchen, front door

  • Living room, looking toward front of house

    Living room, looking toward front of house

  • Guest bedroom

    Guest bedroom

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Bathroom 2

    Bathroom 2

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