Historic Sea Captain's Home Best Location Downtown(7 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)
The view from the beautiful backyard overlooks the park, tennis court , and basketball court below, and looks across the Kalamazoo River to Mt. Baldhead .
Known as the house with the porch , Heathcote has a beautiful front porch complete with table and chairs off the kitchen for your morning coffee, and an incredible screened in porch for cocktails, eating, reading , or just relaxing .
Heathcote has two bedrooms upstairs, one with a queen bed and one with two twin beds. These bedrooms share a full , newly remodeled bath complete with original claw foot tub and walk in shower.
Off the kitchen is an additional bedroom know as the bunky , with a full size bed and detached bath with shower. This section of the house is cottage quirky ( but most guests love it ) . This bedroom is not for small children because it is far from the master .
The living room, dining room and kitchen are remodeled , and all the original wood floors redone .
Heathcote's porches and yard are great for summer enjoyment. There is even a separate beer fridge ! Great location for kids with the tennis court , basketball court , and park steps away.
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Member since: 2007
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered:
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Heathcote has an incredible location; the park and playground, the tennis courts, and the basketball court are all within steps of the beautiful big backyard. You can walk to all the shops and restaurants, as well as to the ferry that takes you across to the Oval Beach road. As the 6th generation of my family who helped found Saugatuck, I am proud to be restoring this beautiful historic house, and we hope you will enjoy and respect the history of it as well....moreless
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
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- Outdoor Grill:
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Pet Fee $100
- Tax Rate 6%
$250.00/a day off season rates minimum 3 nite stay
Summer rental only - May through October
check or money order
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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There is something for everyone in Saugatuck: there are the many incredible art galleries and interior stores of Saugatuck and Douglas, there is the Oval Beach, rated as one of the top ten beaches, and there are the abundant local wineries that can be toured. Check the Saugatuck websites for all that you can do.
Year Purchased: 1870
About the owner: My family has been in Saugatuck since 1835 . My great , great , great Grandfather was one of the first founders of Saugatuck . I am the 6th generation in Saugatuck.
Why the Owner Chose Saugatuck, MI, USA:
Saugatuck has been a summer home for our family for 6 generations . This is not just a rental but our home.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Heathcote has the best location in town , a private setting but right downtown , and it has the best porch you'll find - featured in Lake Magazine ! In 2009 we won the Heritage Preservation award from the Saugatuck Douglas Historical Society .
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Heathcote - 1870 Italianate home of Captain George Crawford
screened porch from backyard
path to downtown next to Heathcote
bedroom with queen bed
backyard overlooking the park
front porch with adirondacks
Heathcote above the basketball court
through the living room french doors is the screened in porch
twin bed room
backyard overlooking tennis court
bedroom with queen bed
hallway with vintage photos of Saugatuck
front of Heathcote
screened porch eating area
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016
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