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Cozy, comfortable new cottage on 135-acre farm in Annapolis, Maryland available for short or long-term stays. Perfect for individuals, couples or families seeking a convenient and wonderful getaway. The cottage is on a one-acre lot quite separate from the other homes on the farm.
This is a very special home on one of the largest pieces of privately-owned conservation land in Maryland, with a wealth of wildlife and gorgeous views of the water, woods, and fields. You will feel rejuvenated and relaxed after a stay here-- relax by the fire, go for walks or runs in the woods, sleep soundly in the great beds. (Or, if you have to, you can work on your laptop with the free wireless internet.) It feels like a real getaway while being so close to town.
Renters are given access to the farm trails and creek: perfect for hiking, jogging, fishing, kayaking (bring your own), cross country skiing. Only 10 minutes to downtown Annapolis, 45 minutes to Washington DC and 35 minutes to Baltimore. Perfect base for visiting historic downtown Annapolis, the US Naval Academy, and St. John's College; for shopping at the malls and outlets; and for making day trips to the Eastern Shore, Baltimore museums, and Washington sightseeing. Sandy Point State Park beach and playground are 4 miles away. Only 10 minutes to Anne Arundel Medical Center, if needed!
The cottage has a full modern kitchen, washer/dryer, fireplace and plenty of firewood, 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, office nook. Queen bed in one bedroom, two twin beds in the second, queen Pottery Barn sleep sofa in downstairs living area and one single cot. The large deck has a charcoal grill and outdoor furniture. The living and eating areas have beautiful new wood floors and a wall of windows facing the woods and the creek beyond.
Great for all ages, baby and child equipment available (high chair, pack-n-play, children's plates/cups/cutlery). Forced air heat and central AC. Verizon FIOS TV and wireless internet included.
Keywords: Waterfront, cottage, cabin, woods, kids, pets, country, U.S. Naval Academy, St. John's College, Baltimore, Washington DC, historic, tourism.
Our family has been in Annapolis for four generations.
The Owner purchased this cottage in 2008
This farm has been in our family for years. It's a peaceful place to relax, but close to our jobs and schools in the city. We've enjoyed making Chestnut House into a cozy place for getaways and holidays. The gorgeous wood flooring is made from trees that fell on the property. We also have sheep and border collies and chickens on the farm.
By renting this cottage, which is placed on a one acre plot quite separate and private from the other farm houses, you are also given access to the surrounding farm and woods owned by our family. While we ask renters to be respectful of this property and the wildlife on it, it is an amazing and unique place that we'd love to share with you.
We came for 2/C Parents' Weekend and it was Perfect!!! Cottage was just as beautiful and homey as the pictures showed. On a working FARM!!! Fabulously equipped kitchen. Plenty of towels, blankets, pillows. Easy commute from BWI, even after dark. Plenty close to DTA and USNA. We all loved it and will be back in 2018, unless we can find an excuse to come back sooner!!! After family went back home, I stayed and my girl friends came up for the rest of the week. Perfect girl's getaway.
Our recent stay at Chestnut House was wonderful. The location is quiet and calming. The house has so many amenities that we didn't realize would be there. The inside is so spacious and the kitchen is so equipped. We had a 6 month old baby and a small pet and it met all our needs. The location is close to Rt. 50, Bay Bridge and Annapolis. With restaurants and grocery close by it is perfect. Would love to stay there again!
We've stayed at Chestnut House for 3 summers in a row and it was just perfect, again! My son now refers to it as "home during the summer." We love the quiet and calm - I can really feel myself relax as I drive up the driveway. Our hosts and the farm manager were super - very attentive and helpful. Close to downtown Annapolis and the Naval Academy. We love everything about it, and hope to be back next year!
At the end of a busy day in Annapolis or the Eastern Shore, there's nothing better than returning to a secluded, peaceful place to relax. Chestnut House is a great place to do just that ! And it's close to excellent restaurants ( Cantler's Crab House - fantastic ) and convenient shopping also. We highly recommend this very nice cottage to anyone who wants to be close to town and the USNA. Our reservation was handled by Kathy efficiently and completely, no problems at all on either end of our stay. We will definitely stay here again when we visit the area next time !
This cottage is one of the best places in which we have stayed, if not the best. It is very comfortable with high quality furnishings and linens. It also has very interesting art in every room. The woodland setting is lovely and the farm is a delight.
We experienced a personal difficulty while we were staying and the hosts were gracious and very helpful to us in resolving the problem.
We will be returning to this jewel of a cottage soon.
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Effective March 1, 2016: Three night minimum= $900; $2100 per week.
USNA Commissioning Week and Boat Show rate: $2500/week.
Please inquire for monthly rates and boat mooring.
Security deposit due upon reservation. Payment of Rental Fee is due 30 days prior to check-in. Paypal and checks accepted. All payments in US Dollars please.
Cancellation policy: 100% if cancelled at least 90 days prior to the Check-in Date; 50% if cancelled 31 to 89 days prior to the Check-in Date; 0 % if cancelled 30 days or less prior to the Check-in Date