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Historic Summer Beach Cottage Private Beach Amagansett, Long Island (Hamptons)

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Last updated: 10/10/2016
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  • Minimum stay:14 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Sleeps 9. 5 Bedrooms. 2 Baths 1 outdoor shower.

**Rental inquires for less than two weeks will NOT be considered, NO EXCEPTIONS.
This summer cottage was built in the late 1800's and was originally used as a seine (fishing net) house.
This private summer home in Amagansett, LI sits on Gardiner's Bay/Napeague Bay. It has beautiful unobstructed views on a private beach. Views include The Bell Estate, Gardiner's Island, and Promised Land.
Enjoy sailing, fishing (blues, stripers, fluke, scallops, clams, mussels) water skiing, daily swims, beach combing, and relaxing with family on a quiet beach.

The house has one master suite located downstairs. Master suite includes access to full bathroom, screened in porch, and beach.
There are four bedrooms located upstairs. 1 king bed, 1 full bed, 1 single bed, 2 twins. One pull-out sleeper sofa is located upstairs in the sitting area.
The upstairs includes a tub/shower room and is built separately from the toilet/sink room. Great for large families.

Downstairs is the main living area. There is a flat-screen TV/music, DVD player, games, custom-made stone fireplace, gas heater, desk, and printer.

The dining room table sits 10 and has access to screened in porch, kitchen, living area, and laundry room.

The kitchen has a refrigerator, freezer with ice maker, electric oven/stove, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, dishes, glassware, utensils, baking and cooking ware.
The kitchen leads to the back porch and over looks the dunes. There is a grill available for use in the carport area. Gas provided.

The main entrance off the carport leads to the laundry room. Washer/dryer and a second refrigerator/freezer are located here.

The screened-in front porch contains one round table with 8 chairs and one picnic table with two benches.
The porch leads to the beach and has space for sandy toys, wet towels, boogie boards, fishing gear, life jackets, etc.

The outdoor shower and deck are just outside the porch area.
The deck has a round table, benches, umbrella, and unobstructed views of the beach and bay.

Included in rental: Sheets, pillows, bath towels, and beach towels, phone, Wi-Fi, flat screen TV, cable/music, DVD player, sand toys, board games, fans, beach toys, and kayak.

Property Facts:
The Lobster House is located east of Amagansett Village approximately 3 miles from shopping, churches and restaurants. Cranberry Hole Road is immediately adjacent to Napeague Bay beaches and NY State parkland dunes. Excellent recreational activities including swimming and boating are nearby on Napeague Bay and Atlantic Ocean beaches.
The cottage is partially developed with a mix of older summer cottages and a number of newer houses on the waterfront and on the inland, south side, of Cranberry Hole Road. The area is surrounded by a fresh water wetland system that extends along Cranberry Hole Road.
The site sits on 2.3 acres and is vegetated with dune grass and indigenous shrubs. The dwelling has no central heat or air and is suitable for seasonal use.
The dwelling contains a total of 2,520 square feet on two floors. The exterior site includes a 450 square foot screened in porch, a 234 square foot carport, and deck. Landscaping is all natural.


A Brief Story of the Lobster House
The Lobster House, built in the late 1890’s, was once the seine house that serviced as a trap fishing business. The materials used to construct the seine house were salvaged from an old fish factory building or from driftwood. The charm of the place is created by the floor to ceiling wainscoting throughout, all of varying widths and lengths; the rustic, wide floorboards; exposed beams; and large barn door on the west side. All point to its utilitarian beginnings. Nothing is plumb, square, or level.
Later, the house was used as a wholesale lobster business. The spikes found in the ceiling truss were used to hang scales for weighing fish and lobster. A small exterior cutout door, still visible but no longer serviceable, was the window used to sell lobster to customers. The upper story was renovated into living quarters for resident managers and their family. The old dock was repaired and a push car railroad track was laid, and entered the building on the northwest corner, to service a holding device to sustain live lobsters.
The lobster business ran well from the house until the U.S. began to prepare for the possibility of entering WWII. Lobsters were considered non-essential to the war effort and it was almost impossible to get supplies germane to the lobster fishery.
Since then, the seine house (now referred to as 'The Lobster House') was converted into a summer residence. The “Lobster House” has been our family summer home ever since.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/10/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Families and retired only - not for college students...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library:

    Part of Cable Service...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys:

    Beach toys...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Carport...moreless

  • Heating:

    Gas heater located in main living area downstairs...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    2 refrigerators/freezers 1 ice maker...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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My Standard Rate
14 night min stay

$7,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99

Notes:

Security Deposit is 10% of rental fee. It will be returned after inspection.

Cleaning fee $125

You may arrange a cleaning service if you are interested in weekly cleaning.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 10/10/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1890


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Calendar last updated: 10/10/2016

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Photos

  • View of house from beach

    View of house from beach

  • Private beach

    Private beach

  • Master bedroom downstairs.

    Master bedroom downstairs.

  • Master bedroom - door to front porch to the right.

    Master bedroom - door to front porch to the right.

  • Kitchen.  Entrances to porch, dining room, and living area.

    Kitchen. Entrances to porch, dining room, and living area.

  • Large living area.

    Large living area.

  • Twin bedroom on the bay

    Twin bedroom on the bay

  • King bed upstairs

    King bed upstairs

  • Single bedroom view 2

    Single bedroom view 2

  • Full bedroom view 2

    Full bedroom view 2

  • Shower room upstairs.

    Shower room upstairs.

  • Screened in porch. 2 spacious tables,room for sandy toys,towels, fishing rods

    Screened in porch. 2 spacious tables,room for sandy toys,towels, fishing rods

  • Breathtaking sunsets - view from deck

    Breathtaking sunsets - view from deck

  • View from deck.  Perfect place to watch wildlife.

    View from deck. Perfect place to watch wildlife.

  • King bed in the master bedroom.

    King bed in the master bedroom.

  • Large master bath - includes large sitting area to the right (powder room).

    Large master bath - includes large sitting area to the right (powder room).

  • Dining area.  Access to porch, kitchen, living area.

    Dining area. Access to porch, kitchen, living area.

  • Living area.  Barn door leads to carport.  Comfortable cozy couches.

    Living area. Barn door leads to carport. Comfortable cozy couches.

  • Twin Bedroom view 2

    Twin Bedroom view 2

  • Single bed upstairs - closet area to the left

    Single bed upstairs - closet area to the left

  • Full bed upstairs - beachfront views

    Full bed upstairs - beachfront views

  • Central living area upstairs.Toilet/sink on right. Separate shower/tub on left.

    Central living area upstairs.Toilet/sink on right. Separate shower/tub on left.

  • Awesome outdoor shower!

    Awesome outdoor shower!

  • View of house from driveway.  Trash pick-up on Saturdays!

    View of house from driveway. Trash pick-up on Saturdays!

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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