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Custom Home - Private Cul de Sac Residential Area 6/10 mile to Ridgevale Beach

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Last updated: 03/19/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms, Sleeps 6, Expansive Deck, Daylight Lower Level

Only 6/10 mile to family favorite warm water Ridgevale Beach, custom West Chatham home, on private cul-de-sac in quiet residential area, comprised exclusively of private single-family homes, overlooks Cockle Creek and tidal salt marsh between Ridgevale and Cockle Cove warm water beaches on Nantucket Sound.

Easy access via main entrance to comfortably furnished spacious living/dining area with fireplace, cathedral ceiling with ceiling fan and large skylight; onto expansive two level mahogany deck. A few wide gradual steps provide easy access to each deck level, outdoor hot and cold shower, or large private yard.

Day-light lower level provides second comfortable sitting or TV viewing area with wood stove, open activity area with games, ping pong and bumper pool, enclosed laundry area, and sliding door to outside.

We provide Broadband Wireless Internet, HDTV cable, propane gas grill for outdoor cooking, rubbish pickup, and professional lawn maintenance.

Due to owner allergy and repeat tenants with allergies, pets (of any size) are absolutely not permitted and we restrict rentals to non-smoker.

Our maximum occupancy is limited to six (6) persons and our rental agreement stipulates that the property shall not be used for any function or gathering of more than the maximum number of occupants without our prior written permission.

Our weekly rental rates listed by season provide discounts relative to our peak season weekly rate. One week minimum rentals. Saturday to Saturday in season rentals.

Our home was Custom Built Home for Year Round Living. Expansive southern exposure deck and finished walk-out basement. Large private side yard has perimeter screened with tall Leyland Cypress trees. Near acre lot with town water and Title 5 septic. Quiet residential area of newer year round homes with paved roads, underground electric, telephone, and cable lines. New multi-zone natural gas heating system with forced hot water baseboards. Large Andersen skylight window and 8 ft. sliding door flood living/dining areas with natural sunlight creating a bright and comfortable home during each season.

Main level is 1200 sq. ft. In addition, there is a spacious finished day-light lower level that provides a second sitting area with cable HDTV TV, an open activity area with game table, bumper pool table, and ping pong table, and walk-out to the area under the deck that includes an outdoor hot and cold shower. A separate enclosed laundry room is equipped with washing machine and gas dryer, iron and ironing board.

Chatham Activities and Attractions: Chatham Lighthouse, Chatham Maritime Festival, First Night Celebration, Railroad Museum, Fish Pier Observation Deck, First Grist Mill in Godfrey Windmill at Chase Park, Atwood House Museum, Chatham Band Concert on Friday nights during July and August. Our Chatham Athletics play in the Cape Cod Baseball League. Excursion trips to Monomoy Island or ferry to Nantucket Island. Tourist enjoy seeing fishing boats unload at the Chatham Fish Pier, and often see harbor seals eagerly swiming close by.

Warm water beaches of Nantucket Sound are ideal for swimming. Ridgevale Beach, located between Hardings Beach and Cockle Cove Beach, is popular with families with small children. With a town beach pass, you can park an any of town beaches.

Since Chatham is located on the Elbow of Cape Cod, you can easily day trip West to Bass River, Hyannis, and Cape Cod Canal or North to the National Seashore, Truro, and Provincetown. A short ride across the Cape to Brewster brings you to Kings Highway where you can tavel this senic route West along Cape Cod Bay through several towns to Sandwich. Chatham offers a central location from which to begin touring Cape Cod. We are less than 1 mile from a Park and Ride lot at the bicycle trail that winds through Cape towns Harwich, Orleans, Eastham. Nearby Chatham airport hosts small planes that offer excursion rides.

Comfortably Furnished and Well Equipped: Our home is furnished and well equipped for your comfort and enjoyment.

A 32 in. flat screen HD color TV in the living room with digital cable that includes on-demand viewing of past broadcasts and selected free movies. A 25 in. color TV with a DVD and VHS player in the second sitting area with extended basic cable. Our Xfinity digital and extended cable service provide a wide selection of channels.

Additional equipment includes; stereo CD player, portable telephone, automatic telephone answering machine, and clock radio in each bedroom.

We provide bed linens, towels, and equipment for quests to use at the beach, including beach towels, chairs, umbrellas, and a cooler on wheels.

The large deck is furnished with a patio umbrella table with chairs and lounge chairs. A few wide gradual steps provide easy access to each deck level and to yard. We provide a propane gas outdoor grill with an extra tank.

The open living/dining area has a ceiling fan. We provide one box fan and two window fans for the three bedrooms. A dehumidifier is installed in the lower level. An automatic exhaust fan is installed in attic. Although days on Cape Cod can be hot and humid in late July, with our home’s location, we normally benefit from a constant offshore breeze that provides for good air circulation and cooling.
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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/19/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome:

    Our lower level open activity area provide space for older children to enjoy ping pong or bumper pool games. There is a table for card playing or board games or puzzle making. Many tenants have reported to us that the home offers spaces for families of varing ages to enjoy various activities. Our home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Strick adherence to no smoking due to owner allergy....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Strick adherence to NO PETS (regardless of size)due to owner allergy....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    X-Long Twin Beds: we provide linens...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    King Size Bed - Sealy 14 in mattress: we provide linens...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Standard Twin Beds; we provide linens...moreless

  • The master bedroom, located at the rear of house, has a South West view of Cockle Creek and tidal salt marsh inlet from Nantucket Sound. It is furnished with a king size bed with 14 in. posturepedic mattress, bureau with mirror, chest of drawers, two night stands with lamps, a telephone with automatic answering machine. There is a large closet and an adjoining full bathroom (toilet with combination tub and shower). Each of the two guest rooms, located at the front of house, has a Northern exposure with a view of Leyland cypress trees and rose bushes. Each guest room is furnished with two twin beds. One of the guest bedrooms has plush standard length twin mattresses. The second guest bedroom has plush Extra Long length mattresses. All bedding (box springs and mattresses) and pillows are fully encased by protective covers. We supply bed linens, extra pillows, and blankets. Each bedroom has ample closet space, bureau storage, night tables with lamps, area carpets and clock radio....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    tub and shower combination...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    tub and shower combination...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

    hot and cold...moreless

  • There are two full bathrooms (toilet with combination tub and shower). Each bathroom has ceramic tile floor and ceramic tile tub surround and on each wall to chair rail hight. Each bathroom has an exaust fan, vainty storage, and a mirrored medicine cabinet with top lighting. The master bathroom has private access from the master bedroom. The main bathroom is accessed from the central hall across from the guest bedrooms. There is a linen closet in the central hall. We provide bathmats and towels. We supply cleaning products, toilet paper....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Open activity area has a game table, bumper pool table, and ping pong table. Enclosed laundry area is equipped with washing machine and gas dryer, iron and ironing board. Deck is furnished with a patio umbrella table with chairs and lounge chairs. A propane gas grill for outdoor cooking is on lower deck. A 32 in. flat screen HD TV with digital cable and DVD/VHS in living room. A 25 in. TV with extended basic cable and VHS player in second sitting area . Additional equipment includes; stereo with CD player, portable telephone, telephone answering machine, and clock radio in each bedroom. The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, frost-free refrigerator with automated ice maker, electric range with self-cleaning oven, microwave oven, coffee maker, toaster, electric can opener, and electric juicer. The house is very well supplied with dishes, flatware, pots, pans, lobster pot, bed linens, blankets, towels, pillows, beach chairs, vacuum cleaners, cleaning supplies, etc....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games:

    puzzles and board games...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    bumper pool...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Xfinity digital for 32 in. flat screen HD TV with on demand for viewing of past broadcasts and some free movies. Xfinity extended basic for 25 in. color TV. Wide selection of channels....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    A 32 in. HD flat screen color TV in living room and A 25 in. color TV with a DVD and VHS player in lower level sitting area...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Water View:

    overlooks Cockle Creek and the tidal Salt Marsh between Ridgevale and Cockle Cove beaches of Nantucket Sound...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Cockle Creek...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    overlooks Cockle Creek and the tidal Salt Marsh between Ridgevale and Cockle Cove beaches of Nantucket Sound...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    harvest table and 6 chairs. China cabinet....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access:

    Comcast - enhanced...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Sears Kenmore - Elite...moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace:

    in living room...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    gas boiler - baseboards - forced hot water...moreless

  • Internet:

    Comcast - broadband...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    bed linens are provided for each bed and stored in respective bedroom....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    in private driveway for 2 automobiles...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    in private driveway for 2 automobiles...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Verizon land line with wired and portable phones...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    bath towels, face cloths and hand towels are provided for each bathroom and are stored in hall linen closet. Beach towels are also provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Sears Kenmore - extra large capacity...moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    cable modem and wireless router are located in lower level sitting area. Also allows for direct connection via Ethernet or USB port...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    in lower level...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    automatic ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    well stocked pots and pans, crock pot, electric griddle, lobster pot, utensils. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    well stocked supply of dishes, silverware, glassware, table linens, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    GE - full size...moreless

  • Freezer:

    LG side by side refrigerator freezer. Automatic ice maker...moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    functional u-shaped layout. peninsula with ample sized counter separating kitchen from dining area functions well as a serving area. ample cabinets with lazy susan lower corner cabinet. large sink....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Sharp - counter top...moreless

  • Oven:

    GE - full size...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    some condiments...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    LG side by side with door dispenser for water, ice cubes or crushed. Water filter. Second refrigerator (GE top freezer model) in lower level....moreless

  • Stove:

    GE - four burners...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    4 slice...moreless

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    extra large two level deck accessed from dining area or from side yard. ...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    propane - we supply an extra tank...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear:

    boards, noodles...moreless

  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2017
May 6 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,600
Late Spring 2017
May 27 - Jun 16, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,800
Early Summer 2017
Jun 17 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,000
4th of July 2017
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,400
Mid Summer 2017
Jul 8 - Jul 14, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,600
Peak Summer 2017
Jul 15 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,000
Late Summer 2017
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,600
End Summer 2017
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,400
Labor Day 2017
Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,000
Indian Summer 2017
Sep 9 - Sep 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,800
Early Fall 2017
Sep 30 - Oct 27, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,600
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Our weekly rental rates listed by season provide discounts relative to our peak season weekly rate.

Discount available for extended stay rentals (excluding Holiday and Peak Season)

We require a minimum stay of 7 nights.

Saturday turnover day is preferred in Season.

We do not have annual or monthly rates, but pro-rate our weekly rate.

We offer discount for extended stays (except during Peak Seasons).

The rate includes all utilities (gas, electric, water), local telephone service, extended basic cable television and wireless broadband Internet service.

We request a deposit of 1/2 the total rent upon reserving time.

We request the balance and security deposit two months before the rental begins.

We do not charge any fees, and we are not required to collect any tax. We also take a $300.00 security deposit on each rental to cover any damage (beyond normal wear and tear), long distance telephone charges, or required cleaning, which is returned to you within five (5) business days of conclusion of a rental.

We do not charge for cleaning if the house is left clean. We personally inspect the property between tenants and ensure that the property is thoroughly cleaned to our standards and everything is in proper order for the incoming tenant. We expect each tenant to leave the property clean, including laundering any used towels or bed linens.

If a tenant wishes, we arrange to have a local cleaning company perform these tasks and charge the tenant for this cost as an optional cleaning fee pro-rated at $125.00 for 1 or 2 occupants, $150.00 for 3 or 4 occupants, $175.00 for 5 or 6 occupants. If the tenant does not arrange for cleaning and the house is not left in a suitable condition, we then arrange for cleaning and charge the tenant.

Our standard check-in time is 3:00 PM and checkout time is 10:00 AM. Whenever feasible, we adjust these times to accommodate a tenant.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Logan International, Hyannis, Chatham
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Harwich
3.9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Chatham Seaside Links
90 Miles
Nearest Train
Providence, MA
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
RT 28 and RT 137
1.6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Larry's Px
0.6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ridgevale Beach

Car: Necessary

Our West Chatham, MA home, located 0.6 mi from Ridgevale Beach overlooks Cockle Creek and the tidal Salt Marsh between Ridgevale and Cockle Cove beaches of Nantucket Sound. Next beach Hardings.

We're 1 to 4 miles to Chatham attractions: bicycle trail, Chatham Center for Friday night band concert, art galleries, shops, and restaurants on Main Street, Old Gristmill, Stage Harbor, Chatham Fish Pier, U S Coast Guard Light House and overlook of Nantucket Sound.

We're 5 miles to the fast ferry from Harwich to Nantucket Island; 30 miles to the Steamship Authority Ferry from Hyannis to Martha's Vinyard or Nantucket; about 45 miles to the Island Queen Ferry from Falmouth to Martha's Vinyard.

We're 30 miles to Cape Cod Airport in Hyannis; 3 miles to Chatham Municipal Airport.

We're 90 miles to Amtrak train station in Providence, RI or at South Station or RT 128 (Boston) MA. Commuter Rail connects from South Station to Plymouth or Kingston MA (40 miles). Bonanza Bus connects from RI

Other Activities: boating, plane rides, dinner train, historical sites, shopping, antiques

Golf: Public Courses:

Chatham Seaside Links 209 Seaview St, Chatham, MA, 02633

0 miles

Cranberry Valley 183 Oak St, Harwich, MA, 02645

4.43 miles

Harwich Port Golf Club South Street, Harwich Port, MA, 02646

4.8 miles

The Captains Golf Course - Starboard 1000 Freemans Way, Brewster, MA, 02631

6.62 miles

The Captains Golf Course - Port 1000 Freemans Way, Brewster, MA, 02631

6.62 miles

Dennis Pines 50 Golf Course Road, East Dennis, MA, 02641

9.98 miles

Chatham is located mid-Cape.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1982

About the owner: My husband and I have owned our custom home since it was built in 1982. We personally ensure that our home is well maintained and properly prepared to our standards prior to each rental.

Why the Owner Chose West Chatham, Chatham, MA, USA:
Our location is unique. The salt marsh view is very tranquil. We enjoy being there any season of the year. Foliage of the salt marsh changes throughout the year. We enjoy watching the ducks, blue heron, and other wildlife on the marsh. We have seen sea turtles and night owls. We enjoy just being there and breathing the clean and refreshing salt air.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The layout of the home provides separate areas which often accommodates various age groups. The large lot provides a private setting with unique view. The open living room and dining area opening onto the expansive deck provide a comfortable area for relaxation or entertaining. Older folks have commented on the benefit of negotiating few steps from the driveway to the main living area, to the bedrooms, to the deck. Active age groups have commented on the benefit of the spacious separate lower area for activities, Ping-Pong, second TV viewing area.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/19/2017

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Photos

  • Custom Home - Private Cul de Sac Residential Area 6/10 mile to Ridgevale Beach

    Custom Home - Private Cul de Sac Residential Area 6/10 mile to Ridgevale Beach

  • Private Cul-de-Sac in Quiet Residential Area

    Private Cul-de-Sac in Quiet Residential Area

  • Southern View of Cockle Creek and Salt Marsh

    Southern View of Cockle Creek and Salt Marsh

  • private large side yard with view of lower deck with propane gas grill.

    private large side yard with view of lower deck with propane gas grill.

  • Nantucket Sound.

    Nantucket Sound.

  • Comfortably Furnished Living Room - seating for 8 - fireplace - flat screen HDTV

    Comfortably Furnished Living Room - seating for 8 - fireplace - flat screen HDTV

  • Well Equipped Kitchen

    Well Equipped Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom SW corner.  Linens provided for 16 in. deep king mattress.

    Master Bedroom SW corner. Linens provided for 16 in. deep king mattress.

  • Guest Bedroom NW corner.  Linens provided for 16 in. deep X-Long Twin Mattresses

    Guest Bedroom NW corner. Linens provided for 16 in. deep X-Long Twin Mattresses

  • Twin Guest Bedroom.  Linens provided for quality mattresses.

    Twin Guest Bedroom. Linens provided for quality mattresses.

  • Tiled Full Bathroom (tub and shower) of Main Hall near guest bedrooms.

    Tiled Full Bathroom (tub and shower) of Main Hall near guest bedrooms.

  • lower level game room

    lower level game room

  • private driveway for 2 automobiles.

    private driveway for 2 automobiles.

  • Expansive Deck with SW view of Cockle Creek and Salt Marsh

    Expansive Deck with SW view of Cockle Creek and Salt Marsh

  • Cockle Creek - salt water inlet from Nantucket Sound btw Cockle Cove & Ridgevale

    Cockle Creek - salt water inlet from Nantucket Sound btw Cockle Cove & Ridgevale

  • 6/10 mi to warm Ridgevale Beach on Nantucket Sound

    6/10 mi to warm Ridgevale Beach on Nantucket Sound

  • Living Room with Open Stairway to Lower Level

    Living Room with Open Stairway to Lower Level

  • Dining Area - seating for 6 people

    Dining Area - seating for 6 people

  • Master Bedroom with ample storage and 
private full bathroom 
(tub and shower).

    Master Bedroom with ample storage and private full bathroom (tub and shower).

  • Tiled  Full (tub and shower) Master Bathroom - private to master bedroom

    Tiled Full (tub and shower) Master Bathroom - private to master bedroom

  • Guest Bedroom NW corner.  Ample storage with bureau and closet.  chair.

    Guest Bedroom NW corner. Ample storage with bureau and closet. chair.

  • Twin Guest Bedroom ample storage with 2 Chest of Drawers and closet.

    Twin Guest Bedroom ample storage with 2 Chest of Drawers and closet.

  • Lower level sitting and TV viewing area

    Lower level sitting and TV viewing area

  • Ping Pong Table in Lower Level - enjoyment for all ages.

    Ping Pong Table in Lower Level - enjoyment for all ages.

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