Bright, Breezy and Updated on 1+ Acre- Close to Town & Beach
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- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
Discover everything the Vineyard has to offer- great weather, fishing, beaches, restaurants, shopping... but without the crowds!
Our nicely appointed house is ideally located halfway between Vineyard Haven village (home of the famous Black Dog Tavern) and bucolic West Chop, in a family-friendly setting of private 1+ acre wooded lots. It's less than 1.5 miles to grea6t fishing, beaches, town, library and shopping, with Mink Meadows public golf course just 5 minutes down the road. Renovated in 2011, furniture, bedding, most appliances and nearly everything else has been updated. Grill out or just relax with friends and family on our spacious deck,- and the lawn provides ample room for croquet, volleyball, or any other activity your family can think of. After dark, the deck and backyard provide the perfect setting for Vineyard stargazing.
Our house has a breezy, open floor plan that easily allows for larger gatherings. The dining table comfortably seats 6-8, or 8-10 with the leaf inserted. There is an additional table on the deck that can also seat 8-10.
The master bedroom features a queen bed, ceiling fan, and 1/2 bath. The sliding doors open onto the deck, and allow for plenty of natural light and provide cool breezes on warm summer nights. The outdoor shower is just steps away, conveniently built right on the deck.
A second bedroom also features a queen bed and ceiling fan.
If you're vacationing with a baby, this room also has a handy three drawer Bellini changing table doing double duty as a bureau. The third bedroom is kid tested and approved, with bunkbeds and reading lights
New Kohler sink, toilet and fixtures have been installed in the main bathroom, and there is an additional 1/2 bath in the master bedroom.
While TV is probably not on your vacation agenda, the living room does have a 32' flat screen, and there is a smaller flat screen in the master bedroom. You'll also find a supply of games in the living room for those occasional rainy days- please also see our website for additional rainy day activities and destinations.
Working during your vacation can be a bummer, but if you must... we do have free wi-fi, phone and a charming 'vacation desk' made from old barnwood.
Keywords: sunny, private, large deck & yard
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Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Queen size Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 1 people
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Free Long Distance
- Hair Dryer
May $1000/wk June $1400/wk July $1950/wk Aug $2100/wk Sept $1300/wk Oct $1000/wk
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: I'm a born and raised Vineyard native, and while I've been away 20+ years, my wife, daughter and I have returned to the island every summer to visit family and friends.
Why the Owner Chose Vineyard Haven, MA, USA:
As a third generation native of Vineyard Haven, I know it well. The town has the perfect balance of beach, boating, walking and bike trails, great restaurants & shopping- all without the 'stuffiness' you mind encounter in other vacation spots. And while we're close to everything, our location has a distinctly 'up-island' feel; woodsy yet with enough land for a sunny backyard, and an occasional flock of wild turkeys stopping by. Vineyard Haven has it all.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We spend a lot of time outdoors while on the island, so our deck and backyard get plenty of use for grilling out and playing games. We keep a boat in the Lagoon, just minutes away- the Lagoon is a great, uncrowded place for all kinds of water activities. We also love to ride bikes, whether it's into town for ice cream, or down nearby Herring Creek Rd, a scenic 1.5 mile dirt lane leading to Lake Tashmoo opening. Please see our website for links to sailboat/kayak/windsufer rentals, as well as great pics and video of the Tashmoo and Lagoon areas.
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The deck meets the expansive back yard and woods beyond. Great for stargazing!
Summer is meant for outdoor meals! Deck table seats 6-10
outdoor shower with floor lighting and ample towel hooks for everyone
Bright, well-equipped kitchen has everything you'll need for summer living.
The master bedroom features sliders that open onto the deck.
Bedroom # 2 w/ queen bed
A collection of beach chairs, boogie boards, small coolers and other beach gear.
Vineyard Haven harbor
Lake Tashmoo opening, just a mile away, is a great beach for kids.
The house is nicely set back from the road, in a quiet neighborhood of 1 acre+ lots
The backyard has plenty of running room for the kids, and is great for croquet, provided with the house.
The dining table seats 6 comfortably, and expands to seat 10 in a pinch.
The sunroom is a great place to catch up on some reading.
Living room is bright and comfortable - out of view is a 32' flat screen TV
Master bedroom is just steps away from the deck and outdoor shower.
The bunkbed room- kid tested and approved with a 'thumbs up' rating
Various beach toys provided
Beach at nearby Tashmoo opening
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016
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