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Luxury New Home with Carriage House

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Family home offered for a minimum of two weeks rental

Our home was completely rebuilt in 2014 with high end finishes ( granite, viking appliances) and furniture, (restoration hardware). The house is set at the end of a dead end on one of the largest lots on the island - perfect retreat for a peaceful getaway or family vacation.

Inside the main house has 3 bedrooms, plus a blissful, screened in sleeping porch. Detached from the house is a carriage house with a queen bed and twin bed. On the first level of the beach house is an open kitchen, dining and living area and a bedroom with a queen bed and a connected, modern full bath. Upstairs are two bedrooms, one with two twin beds and one with a twin bunk bed. There is also a full bath with a tub upstairs. Detached is the studio with two twin beds and a full bath.

The grounds are beautifully landscaped with sand paths around the house leading to a pergola deck with table and chairs, a lounge chair sunning area, a kids playhouse and a restful hammock. eating area.

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Plum Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (6), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 garden chairs
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

The perfect beach house!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here the first week of September before the kids went back to school. The house is practically new and inside and outside are perfectly maintained. It's a classy, but comfortable home. The owners have great taste and we're very accommodating.

We'll defiantly be back if we can snag one of the few weeks they rent the house

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home in a fantastic location. The house is lovely and very spacious, very comfortable and especially attractive. There was plenty of room for the extended family. Jen was especially accommodating and helpful (thank you, Jen). The house is just a short walk from two contrasting beaches where we swam everyday, and we enjoyed visiting National Wildlife refuge very much. There was plenty of variety in the area to keep us all entertained without having to get in the car. This is a wonderful place!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Modern, exquisite condition in a great location

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed here this past August and we had a terrific stay. We had been staying in a much older property for many years but neighbors told us this family rents for a few weeks in the season and we were lucky enough to get a week here. The house is like new with really high end furnishes and finishes. It is a relaxed, comfortable house with every amenity possible, kayaks, hammock, sitting area with outdoor fireplace and my favorite, the screened in sleeping porch. Sweet family who really cares who is in their home and will do whatever they can to have you enjoy PI as much as they do.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Views and House

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing itself. A new kitchen and nice fireplace. The beach is right down the road. It says 2 blocks but it is on a small really short street and the basin in amazing for young kids. The island its self has a ton to do and with great food right in town. We have stayed in other rental houses before but this one defiantly beats all the others!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Immaculate, classy, serene home in fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Our week here has been fantastic. The house is brand new with every high end amenity you can think of. Not at all like the other older houses we've stayed at on the island. We've booked through the next three summers just so we can reserve our spot!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jen Cookke
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Jen Cookke

We are a family of 4 who are beach lovers and have been vacationing on Plum Island for many years. We think that no other beaches in New England compare to Plum Island and we also love the town of Newburyport and the surrounding areas. The area has a very unique balance of farmlands, natural beauty and modern amenitites that we truly enjoy as a family.

Jen Cookke purchased this house in 2010

Why Jen Cookke chose Plum Island

We had been looking to purchase a home for many years on the island but most of the houses were very old and were located on small lots with little privacy. We had heard about this house and were thrilled to find a house that appealed to us both outside and inside. The house is brand new, worry free and finished to the level we are accustomed to at home. The studio above the garage allows us to have family and friends over and provides a perfect place for guests to have privacy.

Then we saw the sleeping porch which we all fight over to sleep on a beautiful summer night.

What makes this house unique

The location of the house beats most areas on the island. We are within two blocks of the basin beach where the water is calm and perfect for young children to play and to kayak and paddleboard. Two blocks on the other side is the ocean beach for long walks, great surf and long walks.


Plum Island/Newburyport is a hidden gem. Forget the overly crowded Cape Cod and islands and come to scenic Plum Island.

The beaches wrap around the island and offer the quiet water of the basin side, perfect for young families and the expansive ocean beach which is great for shelling, boating and surfing.

After your beach day, ride your bike into the historic and quant village of Newburyport with great shopping, dining, live music and festivals.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional
This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $200

We require a 1/2 the week's payment upon reserving your week as well as the security deposit. Balance of the rental fee to be paid at or before arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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