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Beautifully Remodeled Home in Quiet Neighborhood Near Bass River Beaches

(12 Reviews)

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home w/ central A/C, minutes from Rte 28 & Bass River beaches

1 Cricket Lane, South Yarmouth MA 02664.

Traditional Cape Cod charm meets modern convenience in this recently remodeled, beautifully furnished home, with high-end finishes throughout!

Enjoy mornings and evenings relaxing on the front or back decks – one is always in (or out of) the sun. After beaches, biking, hiking, or exploring, enjoy refreshing sleeping with great ventilation, portable fans, and cool Cape Cod nights – or take refuge in central air conditioning if it’s hot and sticky!

Fully-equipped open-concept kitchen with breakfast bar, quartz countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Large family room/dining area with wide-plank pine floor, TV/entertainment area, and access to the back deck. Formal living room has a fireplace and a beamed ceiling, and a pair of comfortable bedrooms (one king bed, two twins) can accommodate up to four guests. Two full baths (one with a walk-in shower) and a landscaped yard complete the picture.

Additional amenities include:
* Stereo
* 50' flatscreen HDTV with Netflix, expanded basic Comcast cable, and Comcast On Demand
* Blu-ray DVD/CD player
* Broadband wireless Internet access
* Propane grill
* Full-size washer and dryer
* Enclosed outdoor shower with hot and cold water

Homeowner provides toilet paper, hand soap, laundry and cleaning supplies, kitchen towels (wash and dry before departing) and beach chairs and umbrella (in basement). Guests must provide linens and towels (contact owner if this is a problem; we can arrange for king-size sheets to be provided if you don't have them).

Quiet, friendly neighborhood and convenient central location close to a fresh water beach on Long Pond, walking distance to the Yarmouth/Dennis Red Sox field, and a short drive to Bass River beaches, the Cape Cod Rail Trail, Hyannis shopping, and cultural attractions. Public tennis around the corner. Close to two of Yarmouth's finest golf courses, a park, and walking trails. Ferries to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket are a 15-minute drive away.

Owners have cats. The house is cleaned thoroughly before the rental season, but if you’re allergic to cats this may not be the place for you. Smoking is not permitted inside the home.

Sorry, pets are not permitted.

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Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/20/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1300 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Owners have cats. The house is cleaned carefully before the rental season and between guests, but if you’re allergic to cats this may not be the place for you....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 1 will accommodate a couple in a king-size bed. Bedroom 2 will accommodate another couple or two separate guests in twin beds. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Between the two bedrooms....moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Off the family room, with a walk-in shower....moreless

  • Bathroom 1 features a 3' x 5' walk-in shower with glass doors. Bathroom 2 has a tub/shower combination. Both bathrooms have been completely remodeled....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Netflix and expanded basic Comcast cable, with Comcast On Demand. ...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Amplifier and speakers....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air conditioning, plus electric fans in bedrooms and family room, and a whole-house fan....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    The gas insert in the living room is turned off for the summer, and cannot be used....moreless

  • Heating:

    Forced-air heating....moreless

  • Internet:

    Broadband Internet and wi-fi....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Owner provides pillows, blankets, bedspreads, and kitchen towels (wash and dry before departure). Tenants provide linens and towels (contact owner if this is a problem)....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Off-street parking in front of house can accommodate up to three cars. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Kitchen towels only (wash and dry before departure)....moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Kitchen is fully stocked with dishes, utensils, and cooking equipment....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Recently remodeled, fully-equipped open-plan kitchen, with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and breakfast bar....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Double oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Owner provides toilet paper, hand soap, garbage bags, dish soap, dishwasher and laundry detergent, sponges, and cleaning supplies....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric, glass-top...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Front and rear decks with chairs, tables, and umbrella....moreless

  • Golf:

    Four excellent golf courses are just minutes away....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Sizeable yard with attractive landscaping. Outdoor shower with hot and cold water....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Spare LP tank provided; if you need to switch tanks, please fill the empty one....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Public tennis courts just around the corner....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Beach chairs and umbrella available for your use....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Season
Jun 10 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

High Season
Jul 1 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,350

Changeover Day: Saturday

Labor Day Week
Sep 2 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,350

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,350

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Please note that Saturday is the start and end day for all reservations.

NO SERVICE FEE IF BOOKED DIRECTLY THROUGH OWNER.

CANCELLATION POLICY:

If you cancel prior to May 1, we'll refund your payment in full.

If you cancel after May 1,

- If we've already received your $300 damage deposit, we'll refund it in full.

- We'll refund your rental fee in full IF we're able to fill your week(s) with another tenant.

- If we must discount the rental fee to fill your space, we'll refund you the amount of the rent we receive.

- If we can't fill your week(s), no refund is due.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Barnstable Municipal Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Steamship Authority
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Blue Rock Golf Resort
6 Miles
Nearest Train
Cape Cod Central Railroad (scenic tours)
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 6
2.8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Smugglers Beach

Car: Necessary

South Yarmouth is a quiet Mid-Cape residential community centrally located between Cape Cod's two major highways (Route 6 and Route 28), just minutes from historic Bass River and beautiful Nantucket Sound beaches. Freshwater swimming is a five minute walk away at Long Pond.

Other nearby attractions: two regulation golf courses (Bayberry Hills Golf Course and the classic Donald Ross-designed Bass River Golf Course); two prestigious executive golf courses (Blue Rock Golf Resort and The Club at Yarmouthport); the Cape Cod Rail Trail, awesome for biking and roller-blading; the Cape Cod Cultural Center, offering a variety of cultural events, including classes, workshops, exhibitions, and concerts; scenic excursions via the Cape Cod Central Railroad; Red Wilson Field, where the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox play in the Cape Cod Baseball League, recognized as one of the elite amateur summer leagues in the country; hiking and recreation areas (volleyball, basketball, playgrounds, and more), with day programs for kids at Flax Pond Recreation Area; sailing instruction and regattas; the incredibly friendly South Yarmouth Library; and a wide variety of restaurants, from traditional New England family fare at Captain Parker's to fine dining at the Yarmouth House.

The central location is convenient to all other Cape Cod attractions, including Provincetown, the Heritage Museum and Gardens in Sandwich, ferries to Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, the Cape Cod National Seashore, the Wellfleet Audubon Center, the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, the Cape Cod Lavender Farm, and much more.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

Why the Owner Chose South Yarmouth, Yarmouth, MA, USA:
We've always loved Cape Cod, and it's been our dream to eventually retire there. We bought this house to make our dream come true! We plan to move in for good in ten years or so; in the meantime, we're renting during the season and visiting during the off-season. Built in the early 1950's, the house had been expanded with a large family room but otherwise hadn't been renovated or upgraded. Initially, we planned just to re-do the kitchen. But one thing led to another...and before we knew it, we found ourselves in the midst of a complete renovation project. Except for the floors, almost every surface in the house is new, from the open-concept kitchen/family room to the bathrooms and bedrooms. We completely re-wired and re-plumbed, replaced the roof, installed new doors and windows, and re-shingled the exterior. We added the decks in front and back, and landscaped the yard. We did most of the work ourselves (we're both pretty handy) with help from friends and a few contractors. It took us the best part of three years. Now the house is finished, decorated, and beautiful. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Traditional Cape Cod charm with all modern conveniences.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/20/2017

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Photos

  • Welcome to our home away from home!

    Welcome to our home away from home!

  • Another view of the front, from Cricket Lane

    Another view of the front, from Cricket Lane

  • Plantings!

    Plantings!

  • A closer view of the back deck, with seating area and grill

    A closer view of the back deck, with seating area and grill

  • Family room living area, looking toward back of house & deck; lots of sunshine!

    Family room living area, looking toward back of house & deck; lots of sunshine!

  • Family room, looking toward open concept kitchen

    Family room, looking toward open concept kitchen

  • Family room dining area, looking toward breakfast bar and kitchen

    Family room dining area, looking toward breakfast bar and kitchen

  • Renovated kitchen - quartz counters, glass mosaic backsplash, double-oven stove

    Renovated kitchen - quartz counters, glass mosaic backsplash, double-oven stove

  • Kitchen, looking toward front entrance

    Kitchen, looking toward front entrance

  • Living room, looking toward front of house

    Living room, looking toward front of house

  • Bedroom 1, with king-size bed

    Bedroom 1, with king-size bed

  • Bedroom 2, with two twin beds; closet is out of sight behind door

    Bedroom 2, with two twin beds; closet is out of sight behind door

  • Front view, from Cricket Lane

    Front view, from Cricket Lane

  • Rear view, from Lambert Road

    Rear view, from Lambert Road

  • The back deck. The sliding door leads to the family room

    The back deck. The sliding door leads to the family room

  • Family room dining area offers seating for six

    Family room dining area offers seating for six

  • Family room, looking toward bay window at front of house

    Family room, looking toward bay window at front of house

  • Fully renovated bathroom off the family room, with glass-doored walk-in shower

    Fully renovated bathroom off the family room, with glass-doored walk-in shower

  • Breakfast bar and kitchen

    Breakfast bar and kitchen

  • Kitchen, looking toward family room

    Kitchen, looking toward family room

  • Formal living room with beamed ceiling

    Formal living room with beamed ceiling

  • Living room, looking toward back of house,  bedrooms, and second bath

    Living room, looking toward back of house, bedrooms, and second bath

  • Bedroom 1, with large double closet

    Bedroom 1, with large double closet

  • Fully renovated 2nd bathroom between bedrooms

    Fully renovated 2nd bathroom between bedrooms

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, March 13, 2017

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