Rustic, Waterfront, Summer Cottage-Now Renting Spring Summer Fall 2017.(7 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
4 bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Spacious, historic, Victorian Cottage that comfortably sleeps 10 in four bedrooms. Large yard extends right down to the seashore with private beach and deck. Swim, fish or clam right from the shore. Long stretches of beach North and South for leisurely strolls. Large porch for outside dining and picturesque views of the bay. Large living and dining areas with high, wood beamed ceilings reflect a bygone era. One bathroom has a stall shower and the other a claw footed tub.
Amenities include: Cable TV (living room and 2 bedrooms), WiFi, DVD player, towels, 2 sets of sheets for every bed, pillows, blankets, spreads, radio with CD player, vacuum cleaner, iron and ironing board, fans, some room air-conditioners, outdoor furniture, gas grill, utensils, flatware, dishes, glasses, mugs, pots, pans, microwave, drip coffee-maker, washer and dryer (in basement).
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Member since: 2014
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Walk down the lawn 300 feet to the shore of Narragansett Bay. Swim, fish, kayak. Dig on shore for soft shell clams or in water on sandbar for quohaugs. Stroll rocky coast and enjoy scenic views....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
Seats 6-10 ( leaf inserted) in dining room and table setting for 4-8 (leaf inserted) in living room with view of Bay. Informal porch dining. Picnic table with benches and fire pit in front lawn....moreless
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
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- Deck / Patio:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jul 6 - Jun 2, 2017
7 night min stay
Jun 3 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 10 - Sep 30, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Pet Fee $50
- Taxes Not included
Security deposit of $500.00 due along with 2nd half of rent 60 days prior to arrival.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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On Jamestown, historic light house (with museum and small aquarium), windmill, Friends Meeting House, Indian Burial Grounds, World War I underground bunkers, playground, museum, sheep, cow and garden farms, birding trails, shopping in charming downtown Jamestown, kayaking, fishing, clamming and many water activities. Historic Newport and the mansions are a short ride over the Newport Bridge.
15 minutes East, over Newport Bridge to historic downtown Newport, mansions, tennis hall of fame, waterfront restaurants and entertainment. 15 minutes West over Jamestown bridge to scenic Wickford and harbor with quaint shops and antique stores. Or South to Narragansett for sun, surf and sand.
Year Purchased: 1890
About the owner: Great Grandson of original owner Edward T. Davis who arrived in the US from Europe in the 1840's from England.
Why the Owner Chose Jamestown, RI, USA:
Wayward Cottage property has been part of my family since my Great Grandfather bought the summer cottage and barn as a summer place for his family. The barn was converted to a carriage house prior to WWI. The summer cottage was destroyed by the Hurricane of "38. The carriage house was then made into Wayward Cottage. My family spent summers during my childhood so I know it is a great place for kids. Actually, I have found it a great place to be with family and friends throughout my life. The "Islanders" are friendly and laid back. The Cottage is secluded enough for privacy, but is located near enough to Newport and Narragansett for all the activities historical, beach resort towns can offer.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The Cottage and grounds have always had a warmth, charm and natural beauty that has the power to both excite and soothe me.
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View of Narragansett Bay from the Cottage.
Another view of living room showing dining table with views of the Water.
Queen size bed in Master Bedroom facing the Bay and front yard.
Waterfront view of Narragansett Bay from 2nd floor master bedroom porch.
Large bedroom with twin beds and a double bed.
First Floor Bath
1st floor porch extending across the front of the Cottage with panoramic view of the Bay and outdoor dining area.
Wayward Cottage view at sunrise.
Race day at the beach in front of Cottage.
Low tide at the beach for clamming, quahogging, skipping stones, looking for shells and sea glass.
Rainbow over the Bay.
Cozy living room with large picture window facing the Bay.
Fully equipped galley kitchen.
Master bedroom with balcony facing the Bay.
Queen bed with views of the water.
Full size bed in bedroom.
2nd floor bath with claw footed deep tub for soaking.
View of porch dining area facing water.
Early morning visitors at the Beach. Nature lovers paradise.
Kayaking with the Tall Ships.
In town and Newport rental of many types of watercraft.
Porch and Master Bedroom with balcony facing Narraganset Bay.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Friday, March 10, 2017
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