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Sound View, Country Living Within 5 Minutes of Ocean & Obx.

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Last updated: 04/25/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-9)

This little cottage gives an opportunity to relax and enjoy some of the most beautiful sunsets on the Outer Banks as you sit on the Albemarle Sound. This cottage is surrounded by farm land yet within ten minutes of Outer Banks beaches, restaurants, golf coarses and all the beach attractions.

You will wake up in the middle of an English garden right on the Albemarle Sound ready to kayak, canoe, sky, fish and crab right in you back yard. The views from the upstairs bedroom look through the trees right into the sound ... like being in a tree house. The main first floor bedroom opens onto a sleep porch with a wonderful view of the sound.

Children love the fish pond and swing out front and the sound is only wast deep for sever hundred feet out.

Upon request Audrey and I are available to teach mindfulness meditation and a practice of the breath. These practices can reduce blood pressure, help to loose weight, give kids better focus in school and in dealing with ADD & ADHD, and can help heal many diseases. Also upon request carving lessons on primitive driftwood will be given in the carving shack out back.

Keywords: Sound Front, safe shallow swimming, sandy beach, farmland all around, meditation cabin.


Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 50%
Calendar last updated: 04/25/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 9
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be a minimum of 25 years of age to secure a reservation. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double


  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single


  • Sleeping Porch: 1 double

    Rope hung double bed with a great view of the sound...moreless

  • We have a double futon on the porch that is good for two, and has a great view of the sound. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 1: toilet


  • There is also a wonderful outside shower for cleaning off from a day at the beach. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • We are approximately a half-mile from the Wright Memorial Bridge and the house is 10 minutes to the beaches of the Outer Banks. Our location is ideal for a coastal North Carolina getaway. ...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood-burning fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Local calls only please...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two kayaks, one double, one single are available for your use. All participants must practice safe boating and use the PFD's at all times on the water. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    A little bit less than an acre of beautiful North Carolina coastal land right on the Albemarle Sound. Sunrise and sunsets are incredibly beautiful. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


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3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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

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Last updated: 04/25/2017
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Fish, boating, skying, swimming, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, crabbing right in your backyard.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Audrey and I have been married 49 years in what has been a rocky yet wonderful relationship. Audrey is an artist in the primitive form of driftwood carving and loves working with the creative side of young people. I teach a form of mindfulness meditation and pranayama (the breath) for healing. We also practice a 5,000 year old form of healing called "Ayurveda". You would be most familiar with this through Dr. Oz. We travel to India annually to learn and be treated by Ayurvedic Doctors. We both love the outdoors and when traveling we normally stay in tents. My most memorial trip was bicycling 5,400 miles across the U.S. with our two boys , Maury and Greg.

Why the Owner Chose Point Harbor, NC, USA:
We chose this location to get away from the traffic and noise on the main part of the Outer Banks. The sound is so nice for children and Audrey and our English Setter (MarSea) both love the water.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The cottage is located is a wonderful spot to relax and enjoy the water. Water is a wonderful setting for meditation and grounding. To be this close to the sound and so many water activities is also pretty nice.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 50%
Calendar last updated: 04/25/2017

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  • Sound view

    Sound view

  • 2nd sleep porch

    2nd sleep porch

  • Patio - looking toward sound

    Patio - looking toward sound

  • Den


  • Dinning room with sound view

    Dinning room with sound view

  • 1st sleep porch with sound view

    1st sleep porch with sound view

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Bedroom downstairs

    Bedroom downstairs

  • Front view

    Front view

  • Front view from street

    Front view from street

  • Kitchen


  • Bedroom off of 2nd sleep porch

    Bedroom off of 2nd sleep porch

  • Dinning room

    Dinning room

  • Downstairs bath

    Downstairs bath

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Audrey & Maury

    Audrey & Maury

VRBO #396998

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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