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Home Overlooking Beautiful Scenic Pond

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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Falmouth house description

Our bright, spacious home overlooks Jenkins Pond with a private sandy beach just steps away from the front door. Jenkins Pond has been rated as one of the cleanest ponds on the Cape. Breezes sweep over the pond continuously from the ocean making air conditioning unnecessary. However, to make the house more comfortable on the rare, very hot days, we have decided to install several window air conditioners.

Begin your day with a 45-minute to 1-hour walk around the pond through the lovely residential neighborhood. Refresh yourself afterwards with a swim in the pond or take our canoe and explore the pond that way. Our large open kitchen with dining area can accommodate up to eight people. It is well-equipped and contains everything you need to prepare all of your meals. But, of course, you might want to treat yourself to dinner at one of the many fine restaurants in the Falmouth area. On a rainy day, you can enjoy playing ping-pong on the basement level.

The large master bedroom contains a queen-size bed; there are also two lounge chairs in a sitting area that overlooks the pond, as well as a small balcony off the master bedroom. The second bedroom contains two twin beds. One of the twin beds has a second bed underneath it and pops up to make another bed (pop-up trundle bed). There is also a sofa, and when the pillows are removed, it becomes a twin bed. Up to four people can sleep in this room

The third bedroom downstairs sleeps two people and contains a twin bed that has a pop-up trundle bed.

There are two full bathrooms, each with its own tub. The bathroom on the first floor contains a washer and a dryer.

The view of the pond from the large arched window in the living room is lovely and tranquil. The living room flows into the dining area and kitchen and contains a comfortable couch, a leather chair, and a rocking chair. There are also games and puzzles for kids, as well as adults, enjoy.

Finally, the deck off the dining room offers views of the woods behind the house

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    24...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    There is a trundle pop-up bed beneath the twin bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 3 twin/ single

    The couch can be used as a fourth twin bed....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (5) Bedrooms 2 and 3 contain pop-up trundle beds. The couch in bedroom 2 can easily serve as an additional twin bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Washer/dryer in this bathroom....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Fabulous view of one of the cleanest ponds on Cape Cod. ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Our house is directly across the street from Jenkins Pond and about 30 feet away from our association's beautiful sandy beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    The table can accommodate six people but two more can sit at the countertop....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Four window air conditioners....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room:

    Comfortable couch (Ethan Allen), Italian leather chair, and rocking chair, TV, and beautiful view of pond from large, arched window...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking in driveway...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything that you need to prepare meals....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything that you need....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee, coffee machine filters, tea, various spices...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Bring your own helmets and check condition of bike before using...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Canoe with paddles and life jackets...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season 1
Jan 5 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$150
$700 $1,800

Changeover Day: Saturday

June
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$900
Summer
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$150
$900
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$125
$700 $1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Cleaning fee 2-6 nights $100
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Half of rental price at the time of making the reservation. Balance plus security deposit one month before move in date.


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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Providence, RI or Boston, MA
4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Island Queen - Falmouth Harbor
Falmouth
Nearest Beach
Jenkins Pond Beach

Car: Necessary

Three minutes away is the Cape Cod Winery, the only vineyard on the Cape, where you can purchase wine produced on location. Nearby Coonamessett Farm offers delicious, healthy buffet dinners twice each week with live entertainment and farm animals for the kids to enjoy. The Shining Sea Bikeway, which begins in North Falmouth and ends in Woods Hole and is more than ten miles long, offers beautiful views of ocean and marshes. Numerous hiking options, including our favorite, the Knob at Quissett Harbor Trail, abound in the Falmouth area. Downtown Falmouth is full of great restaurants and shops, including a fabulous, authentic French bakery. Charming historic Sandwich, the oldest town on the Cape, is a 25-minute drive away. Enjoy a cup of tea and a scone at Dunbar’s Tea Room after you’ve toured the interesting Sandwhich Glass Museum. Woods Hole with its famous research center for oceanography is just a short drive away. Martha’s Vineyard is accessible by ferry from there or more conveniently, from Falmouth Harbor. Within a ten-minute radius, there are five golf courses. Mashpee Commons, a ten-minute drive away, offers a huge array of shopping options, several restaurants, and a movie theatre. During the summer, there are outdoor concerts.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

Why the Owner Chose Falmouth:
My husband and I were looking for a vacation home for our family not far from our home in the western part of Massachusetts, and Cape Cod was the logical location. Cape Cod is a very special place. Not only is it an area of natural beauty, but it has many places of historic interest. In addition, there are an incredible array of things to do and see if you wish, or it is a place where you can simply relax and unwind. Being on the upper Cape, Falmouth was only two and a half hours from our home, and we could avoid the traffic traveling to more distant parts of the Cape.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We fell in love with the beautiful view of Jenkins Pond from our home. We were also delighted with its proximity to the pond beach.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • living room

    living room

  • living room

    living room

  • living room

    living room

  • view of Jenkins Pond

    view of Jenkins Pond

  • dining room

    dining room

  • Kitchen (laundry room and bathroom in through the door on right)

    Kitchen (laundry room and bathroom in through the door on right)

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • First Floor Bedroom

    First Floor Bedroom

  • Second Floor Bedroom

    Second Floor Bedroom

  • Second Floor Bathroom

    Second Floor Bathroom

  • Jenkins Pond - across from our house

    Jenkins Pond - across from our house

  • living room

    living room

  • living room

    living room

  • view from living room

    view from living room

  • View of deck from dining area

    View of deck from dining area

  • Deck in back of house

    Deck in back of house

  • Balcony off master bedroom

    Balcony off master bedroom

  • First Floor Bedroom

    First Floor Bedroom

  • Second Floor Bedroom

    Second Floor Bedroom

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 80%
  • Calendar last updated: 01/23/2015
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(614) 237-8204 (Ohio, USA)

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