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view from one of the upstairs bedrooms

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Last updated: 08/14/2016
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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy breathtaking oceanviews from every room in this charming and historic home. A short walk down the path to one of the most beautiful private Beaches on Cape Cod, you're also right across the street from incredible hiking trails through the National Seashore Park. Nestled among the scrub pines and rose bushes, the house sits high on the dunes overlooking the ocean. The house consists of a master bedroom with queen-size bed, two upstairs bedrooms with a total of three single beds, one queen bed, one full bath (downstairs), new half bath upstairs, full kitchen, living room, sun room (with expansive 180% ocean views), large deck, enclosed outdoor shower, fully enclosed back deck, and lovely yard with picnic area - all with sweeping views. Wake up to the sun rising over the ocean, spend the day boogie boarding, surfing and relaxing on the beach, watch whales from the deck as you enjoy evening drinks, then let the sound of the waves lull you to sleep!

Wake up to the sunrise over the water and have dinner watching the sunset over the forest! Watch whales breaching from the deck as you eat and let the sound of the waves put you to sleep! Ride a bike to the Wellfleet General store or PB Boulangerie to get fresh baked goods and produce, then work of those calories boogie boarding, surfing or hiking! Have an afternoon massage on the private deck overlooking the ocean or just take a nap on the beach! And a short hike through the woods takes you to one of Wellfleet's famous fresh water kettle ponds for a refreshing dip before dinner!

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs are allowed....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The Stairs to the 2 upstairs bedroom are very steep - typical of very old houses, but potentially a problem for the elderly or handicapped. 1 queen, 1 full, 3 twins. Wrap-around deck; short path to private ocean beach. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    The beach is sometimes partially in view at low tide. ...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    The home sits atop a hill, 100 ft above sea level, with the ocean wave break 400ft. away in view....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    The beach is just down the hill via a winding wooded path, approx. 400ft. away. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Suitable to be used with a computer and account for dial-up Internet access....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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See the HomeAway listing (# 121916) for rates and availability calendar
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121916
$1000.00 - $4500.00 per week.
For additional rates, contact owner.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Last updated: 08/14/2016
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Location

Beaches, biking, golf, tennis, miniature golf, fishing, wildlife viewing, shopping, restaurants, live theater, cinemas, sightseeing, swimming, boating, sailing, boogie boarding, surfing, windsurfing, beachcombing, hiking.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: I am an engineer who simply adores the ocean and anything nautical. This home exemplifies what I love: a simple, quiet existence with a view of the sea. Whether it's a sunny summer day, or a raging Nor'easter, this is where I want to be.

Why the Owner Chose Wellfleet, MA, USA:
I intend to retire in this house and, until I can afford that, I'm renting it out so that others can enjoy this historic seaside cottage.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This cottage was first built in 1905 by Captain Lorenzo Baker, just to the south at the site of what became the Marconi wireless experiments, and was moved here a few months later, becoming the first home on Ocean View Drive. This little cottage has seen a lot over the years. It is located overlooking a hollow to the sea, and the panoramic view of the ocean is breathtaking. One can hear and see the shore break, as well as whales playing as they migrate. At night the quiet of the woods is calming, and starry nights are serene. This location is very special.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • view from one of the upstairs bedrooms

    view from one of the upstairs bedrooms

  • view from deck looking NNE

    view from deck looking NNE

  • view looking SE

    view looking SE

  • living room looking toward ocean

    living room looking toward ocean

  • living room

    living room

  • view from deck

    view from deck

  • view from top of beach cliff

    view from top of beach cliff

  • view from sun room looking NE

    view from sun room looking NE

  • beach

    beach

  • looking into kitchen from sunroom

    looking into kitchen from sunroom

  • view of house from beach

    view of house from beach

VRBO #403697

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, August 28, 2016

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  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/14/2016

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