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Secluded Cape Cod Vacation Property with 2BR House and/or 1BR Guest House

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Main House, Bright airy contemporary interior

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Last updated: 11/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Truro house description

Our vacation property is located on a secluded, two-acre lot overlooking Cape Cod National Seashore.

For the most complete information and photos page down to additional links and click on 'Owner's Website'

The 2BR main house, which has been featured in a national magazine and two books, enjoys views of sunsets, and even a peek of Cape Cod Bay and Provincetown from its rooftop deck. The informal 1BR Guest House is just down a short trail from the Main House. This air-conditioned home has a finely crafted hardwood interior and is perfect for a couple, a small family, or as a 'space of our own' for older children. It is available with the Main House or separately.

The Laurel is in one of the most attractive areas in Truro (The Pamet), convenient to Truro center (One mile), Cape Cod Bay (1.3 miles) and the Atlantic Ocean (2.3 miles). Neighboring Provincetown and Wellfleet are packed with shops, galleries, museums, and restaurants. There are water sports, all kinds of fishing, whale-watching opportunities, great biking and hiking trails, and the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast.

Just bring yourself! We supply bed and bath linens, beach chairs, and more. In the main house the kitchen is nicely appointed and fully equipped; there is a full-size washer-dryer, screened porch, whirlpool bath, picnic table, gas and charcoal grills and an outdoor shower with a view. Enjoy quality audio/video system with DVD/CD, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, computers and free long distance VoIP phones in both houses.

Keywords: House, Guest House, cottage

Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Lease must be signed by a guest who is at least 21 years old...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

            ...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • Queen size Beds (1) two queen bedrooms in Main House and one queen bedroom in Guest House, Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin and (1) Queen Air Mattress in Main House, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) very comfortable double sofa bed in Guest House living room ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Main house: Picnic table, Hammock, Screened porch, enclosed outdoor shower, roof-deck with water view Guest House: outdoor shower, hammock, small deck, patio with outdoor fireplace...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable:

                TVs in living room (Bose surround sound, LCD flat screen) and downstairs bedroom of main house and in living room of guest house...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Nude Beach
              • Pond
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Monument View:

                View of Monument in 10-mile distant Provincetown from Main House roof deck...moreless

              • Near The Ocean
              • Water View:

                Distant view of Cape Cod Bay from rooftop deck of main house only...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                Seating at table for 6. Additional seating for 2 on screened porch and 5 at island counter...moreless

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning:

                Guest House only...moreless

              • Alarm Clock
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer:

                (2) Full size stacked unit in upstairs of Main house. Another washer/dryer is available for Guest House in a nearby building when houses are rented separately...moreless

              • Computer Available:

                MAC Mini in Main House ...moreless

              • Free Long Distance:

                (2)...moreless

              • Garage:

                1 garage bay available for belongings, but not a car...moreless

              • Gas Heating
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Hydronic Heating
              • Internet:

                High speed cable...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Bed and bath linens and some beach towels/blankets...moreless

              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Macintosh Computer
              • PC
              • Parking:

                Separate parking areas for each house...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Outdoor parking for 2-3 cars at main house and 1 car at guest house...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                space available on request...moreless

              • Telephone:

                (2) Magic Jack VoIP phones povide unlimited LD calling but the computer must be one for phone to operate...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                (2) Full size stacked unit in upstairs of Main house. Another washer dryer is available for Guest House in a nearby building when houses are rented separately...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Cable...moreless

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher:

                only in Main House...moreless

              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                (2) Guest House does not have dishwasher...moreless

              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave:

                (2) Each house has microwave...moreless

              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator:

                (2) only main house has automatic ice maker and filtered water in door...moreless

              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Crow's Nest
              • Deck / Patio:

                (2) picnic table, other seating and hammock at both houses...moreless

              • Golf:

                Public course is Truro and others nearby (see our website for details)...moreless

              • Large Cooler
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Gas and charcoal grills at Main House. Gas grill and outr=door fireplace/grill at Guest House...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Screen Porch / Veranda
              • Tennis:

                Two nearby options. See our website for details...moreless

              • Wood Deck

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Jacuzzi
              • Whirlpool
              • Jetted Tub:

                spacious 1-person whirlpool in Main House...moreless

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

                  Reviews

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                  from 13 traveler reviews
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                  Weekly rates                      Both Houses  | House | Guest House
                  Sep 10-Oct 14/11......................$2100    | $1400 | $ 1000
                  Oct 15-May 25/12                      $1275    | $ 975 | $ 850/week.
                  2012 Season
                  Jun 23-Aug 24/12                       $3500   | $2500 | $1400/week
                  Aug 25-Oct 19/12                      $2100    | $1400 | $ 1000/week.
                  Oct 20/10-May 24/13                   $1275    | $ 975 | $ 850/week.
                  20% off high- and low-season weekly rentals reserved within 13 days of check-in
                  

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


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                  Last updated: 11/23/2014
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                  Location

                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Boston
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Provincetown/Boston Ferry
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Highland Links
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Route 6
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Blackfish
                  1.5 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Fisher

                  Car: Recommended

                  The Laurel is in one of the most attractive areas in Truro (The Pamet), convenient to Truro center (1 mile), Wellfleet (5 miles), Provincetown (10 miles). Neighboring Provincetown and Wellfleet are packed with shops, galleries, museums, and restaurants. There are water sports, whale-watching opportunities, lighthouse tours, great biking and hiking trails, and the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast.

                  Other Activities: whale watching, light houses, art galleries and classes, live music

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1989

                  About the owner: Roy Barnhart, a retired writer/editor and Mary Reinhardt, a Montessori teacher

                  Why the Owner Chose Truro:
                  After visiting Cape Cod, specifically the outer Cape, for many years, we jumped at the chance to buy this property, which overlooks Cape Cod National seashore (and always will).

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Privacy and natural beauty best describe our location. We abut the Cape Cod National Seashore and have a distant view of Provincetown from our rooftop deck. We are only about 1.5 miles from the nearest Bay beach and 2.5 miles from the nearest ocean beach. Less than a mile to a quiet village with grocery/deli, fish store, park and one of the best restaurants on Cape Cod.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  Photos

                  • Main House, Bright airy contemporary interior

                    Main House, Bright airy contemporary interior

                  • Main House at th top of  hill at end of 800' driveway

                    Main House at th top of hill at end of 800' driveway

                  • Main house living room opens to screened porch

                    Main house living room opens to screened porch

                  • Lower level Queen bedroom

                    Lower level Queen bedroom

                  • Main House upstairs bath with whirlpool tub/shower

                    Main House upstairs bath with whirlpool tub/shower

                  • Screened porch off Main House living room

                    Screened porch off Main House living room

                  • Guest House lies down a 150' long path from the Main House

                    Guest House lies down a 150' long path from the Main House

                  • Guest house dining and kitchen

                    Guest house dining and kitchen

                  • Main House Great gathering space

                    Main House Great gathering space

                  • Main House w/ screen porch and roof deck with water view

                    Main House w/ screen porch and roof deck with water view

                  • Floating countertop connecs cooke to other guests

                    Floating countertop connecs cooke to other guests

                  • View from bedroom towar shower bath and entry

                    View from bedroom towar shower bath and entry

                  • Enclosed outdoor shower

                    Enclosed outdoor shower

                  • 1BR Guest House viewed from Driveway to Main House

                    1BR Guest House viewed from Driveway to Main House

                  • Beautifully handcrafted guest house

                    Beautifully handcrafted guest house

                  VRBO #80697

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                  This listing was first published here in 2006.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, November 23, 2014

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                  3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

                  View calendar: Updated 11/23/14
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2006
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within a few hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/23/2014
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