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Waterfront Farmhouse with Pool Awaits Friends & Families

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Entrance to Farmhouse, Circa 1865. Tin Roof & Yellow Clapboard w/ Boxwood

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:Farmhouse
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Farmhouse, Waterfront, In- Ground Pool, 3 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 6),

Summer on Maryland's Eastern Shore offers Crabbing, Cycling, Canoeing, Bird Watching, Antiquing and Much More!

This 1865 farmhouse and property can be your piece of paradise. Enter this unique property from the mile long, private, tree-lined driveway. With over 170 acres of field, woods and water, this summer get-away will be remembered for years. We are fully licensed with Talbot County for Short-term rentals.

• The FARMHOUSE -pine floors with oriental rugs, original oil & watercolor paintings, antiques and family favorites, makes the atmosphere to this 1865 farmhouse inviting and comfortable. Enjoy your private in-ground pool with outside shower & changing house. Relax on the many porches where views bring the water and horse pastures into the home at every turn.

• OUTDOORS - Talbot County is known for biking on the wide, flat roads through quaint towns of St. Michaels, Easton, Trappe & Oxford.
Tennis Courts, Golf Courses, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Academy of the Art Museum & the Easton Airport are all close by.

• WATER - Access to the waterfront is best through private properties, such as this one, where a canoe, kayak & row boat await you. Bring your fishing gear to fully appreciate the Choptank River. A crab pot is there for your use.

• WILDLIFE - Abundant wildlife surrounds the farm: Bald Eagle, Osprey, endangered Delmarva Fox Squirrel, Red Fox, Red Tail Hawks, Great Horned Owls, Hummingbirds & Fireflies in the meadows, just to name a few. Blackwater Refuge is a short 20 min. away.

• ENTERTAINMENT - with antique shops & restaurants in Easton, St. Michaels, Oxford & Cambridge, many delights can be found. Movie Cinemas are in both Easton & Cambridge.

• TRAVEL - Go to the Ocean or Washington DC...just 1.5 hrs. away in any direction will take you to our Nation's Capital or the Atlantic Beaches of Rehobeth, Bethany, Dewey and Ocean City.

• AIRPORTS - Large private jets fly in to the Easton Airport. Cambridge Airtport is close by just 10 minutes away. BWI and Reagan National Airports are only 1.25 hrs. away.
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Keywords: Private Pool, Country home, Waterfront, Estate, House, Friends & Family, Farmhouse, Cottage, Pool, Farm, Water, Canoe, Kayak, Crabbing, Estate
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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/18/2017

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 2300 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    A wonderful opportunity for your dog to stretch his legs or swim in our creek. A $100/week fee. Limit: 1 dog....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master bath with walk-in shower and jetted bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Full bath in hall. A Pack n' Play also available....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Private Shower, Sink & Toilet connected to Bedroom...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Master bathroom attached to bedroom. Bright and roomy....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Next to the bedroom with the Queen bed in the hall....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Private bathroom for Twin bedroom. Walk-in shower....moreless

  • Outside Shower: shower

    On your way from the in-ground Pool, enjoy an outside Shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    Downstairs Powder Room has a.walk-in Shower...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    (2) with DVD library...moreless

  • Toys:

    Toys for young guests and for the pool....moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    Our private creek offers great opportunities for bird watching, canoeing, kayaking and crabbing....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    2 areas to Dine: Inside in the cool air or out on the screened porch....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    2 car garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Guests must bring their towels. Bed linens are provided....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2)...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    2 screened porches: one for dining and the other for reading or entertaining....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayak, Canoe & Row Boat featured great for bird watching in our shallow creek....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    This private, salt water Pool is fenced in with a Changing House & Outside shower....moreless

 

Reviews

4.9
from 16 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
May 26 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $125
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Out of Country processing fees will be paid by Guest.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Easton & Cambridge
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Trappe
8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Oxford
11 Miles
Nearest Golf
Easton & Cambridge
50 Miles
Nearest Train
Washington DC/Baltimore
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 50
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Trappe
60 Miles
Nearest Beach
Oxford (8 miles) & Ocean City (60 miles)

Car: Necessary

Farm is protected with the Maryland Environmental Trust: miles of walking in fields and woods. Private creek off of Choptank River.

ON THE WATER: Explore the Choptank River aboard these larger vessels: The Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester, the Choptank Riverboat (a paddlewheel vessel) or the steamboat Cambridge Lady Cruises. Fishing charter boats are also available for the sportsman.

BOAT RAMPS: 5 min. away at the Trappe Landing,

GOLF: Hog Neck Golf Course in Easton is a nationally-ranked public golf course 15 min. away. The Hyatt Regency in Cambridge (10 min. away) is also nearby and open to the public

YMCA: With a modern YMCA nearby with tennis courts, a climbing wall, work out & weight rooms rooms and 2 indoor swimming pools, you're sure to find the workout you're looking for.

TENNIS: In addition to the YMCA, there are public tennis courts in Easton and Oxford.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1982

About the owner: We're a family of 3 who love the open spaces and waterways of the Eastern Shore. Native Marylanders, we have lived here for over 30 years.

Why the Owner Chose Trappe, MD, USA:
This unique farm is central to 3 towns, yet you quickly relax when you enter our world. The feeling is so tranquille that you won't want to leave!

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
The quiet, screened-in porches for dining or reading your favorite book, allows Guests to totally relax. When outside adventure calls, the Pool is most popular. With a canoe, kayak and rowboat at the dock, Guests enjoy our private creek for fishing, crabbing or birdwatching (including Eagles along the creek0. But the most amazing part is the wide open space with stunning views across the fields and water. Come see why people fall in love with this area.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/18/2017

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Photos

  • Entrance to  Farmhouse, Circa 1865. Tin Roof & Yellow Clapboard w/ Boxwood

    Entrance to Farmhouse, Circa 1865. Tin Roof & Yellow Clapboard w/ Boxwood

  • Aerial view of Farmhouse, pool, dock, pastures and fields.

    Aerial view of Farmhouse, pool, dock, pastures and fields.

  • Spacious, Well-Appointed Kitchen Includes Counter Seating for 3. Waterfront View

    Spacious, Well-Appointed Kitchen Includes Counter Seating for 3. Waterfront View

  • Cozy TV/Satellite/DVD Viewing Room. Seats 6 comfortably. Next to Kitchen & Porch

    Cozy TV/Satellite/DVD Viewing Room. Seats 6 comfortably. Next to Kitchen & Porch

  • Sitting room with Couch & Chairs next to fireplace.. View of Water.

    Sitting room with Couch & Chairs next to fireplace.. View of Water.

  • Shaded, Waterfront Porch to relax on Chaise Lounge. Summer Breezes under trees.

    Shaded, Waterfront Porch to relax on Chaise Lounge. Summer Breezes under trees.

  • Master Queen Bedroom with Adjoining Private Bath Suite. Waterfront View..

    Master Queen Bedroom with Adjoining Private Bath Suite. Waterfront View..

  • Shaded Queen Guest Room with Antiques and Pine Floors.

    Shaded Queen Guest Room with Antiques and Pine Floors.

  • Private 1 mile Lane welcomes Guests  thru Woods & Fields to Waterfront Farm.

    Private 1 mile Lane welcomes Guests thru Woods & Fields to Waterfront Farm.

  • Concrete In-ground pool from 3-10'. Pool House is 150 yrs. old.

    Concrete In-ground pool from 3-10'. Pool House is 150 yrs. old.

  • Dock view of Creek looking S. to Choptank River. Boats  & Crab Pot for your use

    Dock view of Creek looking S. to Choptank River. Boats & Crab Pot for your use

  • Kitchen with bank of Windows, Counter & Mud Room. View of Pool & Horse Pasture.

    Kitchen with bank of Windows, Counter & Mud Room. View of Pool & Horse Pasture.

  • Dining Room  with Waterfront View. Sitting Room & Fireplace share this view.

    Dining Room with Waterfront View. Sitting Room & Fireplace share this view.

  • Custom Office with WiFi. Bright room, large fireplace & wooden beams. Water View

    Custom Office with WiFi. Bright room, large fireplace & wooden beams. Water View

  • Water view with Casual Dining for 6-8 in Screened-in Porch. Next to Kitchen

    Water view with Casual Dining for 6-8 in Screened-in Porch. Next to Kitchen

  • Custom, Master Bathroom has Views of the Water, Pool & Pasture. (Washer/Dryer)

    Custom, Master Bathroom has Views of the Water, Pool & Pasture. (Washer/Dryer)

  • Corner Twin Bedroom with private Bath. Views of Waterfront & Dock.

    Corner Twin Bedroom with private Bath. Views of Waterfront & Dock.

  • Bikes are ready from Tykes to Adults.

    Bikes are ready from Tykes to Adults.

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Friday, May 19, 2017

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