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West facing over the Sakonnet - amazing sunsets!

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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Lovely, high end home available for weekend getaways, holiday weeks, New England summers, and cozy fall and winter excursions. We just recently completed a complete renovation to the highest standards. Panoramic westerly water views and Sunsets over the Sakonnet River from the master bed balcony. Great artwork, funky antiques, granite/stainless kitchen, claw foot tub, two custom baths, two gas fireplaces, antique pine floors, vintage radiators, and cool custom/vintage materials give this cottage a clean, contemporary and interesting feel.

The best feature is an amazing 30 x 15 Master suite with a fireplace, king size bed, private bath, and french doors to a private balcony overlooking the Sakonnet. Lower level is smallish, with a 20 x 12 fireplaced kitchen/living area, a bedroom with bunk bed, a third sitting room with daybeds, and another full bath. There's a front porch, vintage cobblestone patio, and a fantastic hot/cold mahogany outdoor shower.

Its not a party house, its a tasteful little cottage, ok for entertaining in the summer but smallish for winter indoor dinners for more than 4 adults. I think the house is a perfect romantic weekend getaway, or great retreat for a couple or young family.

Little Compton is a charming seaside New England town featuring stone walls, farm stands, fresh seafood, and sandy beaches. Here's what the Providence Journal had to say in July of 2013: 'What the state’s historical commission wrote in a survey report about the town in 1986 remains true today: “Isolated and remote, Little Compton has been relatively free from the political pressures or economic forces that have transformed much of the rest of Rhode Island into a dense, urban and suburban metropolis.”

“The town’s resistance to change — at first a result of its isolation, later due to deliberate decisions — has preserved a remarkable legacy,” the report added. “... Little Compton presents an idyllic picture, complete with rolling topography, a quiltwork pattern of stone-wall-bounded farms and woodland, complemented by marshes, saltwater ponds, barrier beaches, a rocky promontory at Sakonnet Point, old farm complexes, comfortable summer houses, winding roads, and tree-lined villages.”

Newport is appx 30 minutes away, Providence or Boston an hour or so. Walk to the beach at the end of our street, or a short drive to numerous other beaches, nature trails, the town commons, Sakonnet Vineyards, Christmas tree farms, artists studios and antique shops.

Includes: Linens, towels, cookware, a couple of televisions with blu ray players, loads of dvds, blu rays, and books; wireless internet; coffee maker, nespresso machine. Bring your suitcase, bike, kayak, or running shoes and you should be fine!

Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

  • Master Bed: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Master bed and bath occupy entire 2nd floor of house...moreless

  • TV/Sitting/Guest Room: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    2 daybeds coffee table, tv...moreless

  • Bunk Bed Room: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Double bed bottom bunk, single on top, memory foam mattress...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Beth: toilet, tub, shower

    Two skylights in Master Bath...moreless

  • Downstairs Bathroom

    ...moreless

  • Outdoor Shower

    Hot and Cold Outdoor Shower with Mahagony Enclosure...moreless

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Very private secluded beach at end of the street. ...moreless

  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • River
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Seating for 4 people
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas/New Year
Dec 21 - Jan 2
4 night min stay
$250
Winter
Jan 3 - Mar 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$150
Spring/Early Summer
May 19 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$250
High Season
Jun 16 - Sep 15, 2017
7 night min stay
$300
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$200
$1,200 $4,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Maid's fee $115
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 8%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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Location

0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Quiet secluded sandy beach at end of our street

Car: Recommended

Little Compton is a quaint New England coastal community, regarded for both its natural beauty and its exclusiveness. Visit the Town Commons with its white steeple church and colonial cemetery, enjoy one of the many area beaches, take a tour of Sakonnet Vineyards, get fresh local produce at one of the many farm stands or the Saturday Farmer's market, go antiquing, walk the nature trails, or simply stroll to the end of our street for a dip in the Sakonnet. If you enjoy running, rollerblading or bicycling, you will fall in love with the town's beautiful roads and trails. If the Kayak is more your style, you will be amazed at Narragansett Bay! Dinning choices nearby are plentiful, especially in Bristol (15 minute drive), which boasts some of RI's most creative and delicious kitchens. Of course, Newport is always fun for a night out or a day of touring the mansions.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: I'm a lawyer practicing in a small firm in Rhode Island, a life long resident of the smallest state, and Rhode Island's biggest fan! I love it here, from the fascinating and eclectic downcity Providence, to historic Newport with its summer 'cottages' fit for kings and queens, to the quintessential New England seaside town Little Compton.

Why the Owner Chose Little Compton, RI, USA:
I purchased this home to rehab and put on the market, but the more time I spent in Little Compton the harder it was to part with this house! My kids and I love going there, its the most relaxing place int he world - and one of the prettiest!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Think New England seaside communities and Little Compton is the point of reference. Stone walls, farmers markets, roadside stands with amazing fresh vegetables, the freshest seafood, a town commons with white steeple church and historic cemetery, gorgeous beaches, and wide open vistas of green grass and blue sea. Summer, fall or winter, Little Compton's charm and beauty remain the same.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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Photos

  • West facing over the Sakonnet - amazing sunsets!

    West facing over the Sakonnet - amazing sunsets!

  • Aerial Shot We are red roof white driveway

    Aerial Shot We are red roof white driveway

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Master Bath, custom wood paneling, slate floor, claw foot tub, floating vanity

    Master Bath, custom wood paneling, slate floor, claw foot tub, floating vanity

  • Granite/stainless Kitchen with Farmers' Sink and seating for 4 at the Bar

    Granite/stainless Kitchen with Farmers' Sink and seating for 4 at the Bar

  • Downstairs Bathroom, half round shower, glass tiles, vintage radiator

    Downstairs Bathroom, half round shower, glass tiles, vintage radiator

  • Master Bedroom Fireplace

    Master Bedroom Fireplace

  • Living Room and Fireplace at night

    Living Room and Fireplace at night

  • TV/Daybed Room

    TV/Daybed Room

  • 1st Floor Bath

    1st Floor Bath

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Sunset From Master Bed Balcony

    Sunset From Master Bed Balcony

  • Master Suite 15 x 30 with private balcony, fireplace, vaulted ceiling

    Master Suite 15 x 30 with private balcony, fireplace, vaulted ceiling

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Kitchen/Living Area - There is a deck out back with grill and dining table

    Kitchen/Living Area - There is a deck out back with grill and dining table

  • Downstairs Bathroom

    Downstairs Bathroom

  • Outdoor Shower

    Outdoor Shower

  • Antique Pine Floors, Custom Railings, Vintage Cabinet Pulls, funky artwork

    Antique Pine Floors, Custom Railings, Vintage Cabinet Pulls, funky artwork

  • Master Suite has Fold Down Daybed for young ones

    Master Suite has Fold Down Daybed for young ones

  • Bunk Room - Double bed on bottom, single on top with high-density foam mattresses

    Bunk Room - Double bed on bottom, single on top with high-density foam mattresses

  • Mahogany Outdoor Shower

    Mahogany Outdoor Shower

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