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Ocean-Side Cottage Circa 1872

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Westport House


Last updated: 09/29/2014
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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Westport house description

An historic saltbox, located on the water's edge within the tiny community of Westport, this home has been an observation point for the splendor of the Pacific for more than 100 years. The charming interior has the beautifully maintained look and feel of Mendocino history with modern appointments to keep you snug and comfortable.

The thundering Pacific breaks against the rocks for an awe-inspiring view of hazy layers of sea mist swirling around rocky islands. Westport is nestled against coastal hills, rolling off to join the distant shadowy curve of the mysterious Lost Coast. Some 20 minutes north of Fort Bragg and a stroll away from miles of secluded beaches along the rocky shoreline, enjoy fishing, biking, horseback riding, State Parks, and sunset views in this easygoing comfortable atmosphere.

A rustic hamlet on the Mendocino Coast about 18 miles north of Fort Bragg, Westport is one of the last vestiges of civilization before State 1 turns inland. At the end of a winding, often cliff-hugging drive up the highway from Fort Bragg, Westport greets you with two dozen homes, one standard-issue motel, a now its-open-now-its-not lounge and hotel, and a tiny market with a couple of gas pumps.

Sunset Magazine, December 1999

Keywords: House

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Two Bedrooms with Ocean Views, Down comforters on full sized beds, Authentic Furnishings, Vermont Castings glass-front woodstove, Wood Cook Stove, Plenty of Firewood, Clawfoot bathtub and Outdoor Shower, Bose Stereo, all towels linens and cooking utensils provided...moreless


                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Television


                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Groceries

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shelling
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                          • Oceanfront:

                            Private trail to the beach from property (requires agility) Public stairs to the beach on adjoining property...moreless

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Hiking
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Surfing


                              • Dining Area


                              • Clothes Dryer
                              • Linens Provided
                              • Parking Off Street
                              • Telephone
                              • Washing Machine
                              • Wood Fireplace:

                                Airtight Wood stove with glass doors...moreless

                              • Wood Stove:

                                Old Fashioned cooking stove in the kitchen, as well as a gas cooking stove...moreless


                              • Cooking Utensils
                              • Kitchen
                              • Microwave
                              • Refrigerator


                              • Deck / Patio
                              • Outdoor Grill


                              Write a review 4.8
                              from 6 traveler reviews
                              Rates for Two People ............... $250/night .. $1250/week.
                              Off Season Special for Two People .. $600/three nights.
                              Rates for Four People .............. $300/night .. $1500/week.
                              Special rate for young families
                              Cleaning, & Occupancy Taxes Included

                              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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                              Last updated: 09/29/2014
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                              Your own private trail to the black sand beach, Spectacular Views of waves crashing onto Northwest Rock form bedrooms, kitchen and living room and from the redwood deck, Some interesting books and photographs, State Parks


                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 1972

                              Contact us

                              Speaks: english

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                              Guestbook comments from the owner

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                              • Westport House

                                Westport House

                              • Two Bedrooms Upstairs

                                Two Bedrooms Upstairs

                              • View from the Deck on a Sunny Day

                                View from the Deck on a Sunny Day

                              • Dining Area with Studio Beyond

                                Dining Area with Studio Beyond

                              • Looking north at Westport

                                Looking north at Westport

                              • North West Rock from the kitchen

                                North West Rock from the kitchen

                              VRBO #61409

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                              This listing was first published here in 2005.

                              Date last modified - Wednesday, October 01, 2014


                              2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 5

                              View calendar: Updated 09/29/14
                              Member since: 2005
                              Speaks: english
                              • Calendar last updated 09/29/2014
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                              (707) 937-4007

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                              Ocean-Side Cottage Circa 1872

                              Westport #61409

                              2 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 5

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