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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 10)

This maticoulously maintained and updated home sits on a perfectly unique lot. Located on one of the thinnest parts of the outer banks, it sits on a high dune with ocean and sound views and short walks to each. Walk left to enjoy the beautiful world reknown beaches of Duck, or turn right and enjoy the calm, shallow, sandy bottom sound complete with neighborhood dock, perfect for fishing, crabbing, or just relaxing. Kayak also provided.

The home is luxurious yet modestly comfortable, furnished with antiques and artwork from local artist and artisians. It boasts four bedrooms and three full baths. Upon entering the house you will notice the spacious living area with southern pine hard wood flooring throughout. The main living area with cathedral ceiling, has two new leather couches, swivel chairs, and large screen plasma TV. A video library of recent and classic movies as well as popular board games are provided for your enjoyment. There is an adjoining sitting area which can be part of larger area or can be used for privacy and games.


The kitchen has granite countertops, new appliances, large walnut topped island for dining or preparing large meals. It is equipped with most everything you will need for preparing a gourmet meal. There is a granite topped dry bar for serving and storage as well.

The kitchen flows into the dining room which has a large repurposed antique table which seats eight comfortably, beverage fridge with server, and country sheek cupboard.

The master bedroom has a king size bed with new mattress, artwork, and flat screen TV with DVD.

Stairs lead to a private third floor bedroom with restored antique four poster bed with twin trundle underneath. Southern pine hardwood floors, cathedral ceiling with ceiling fan, flat screen TV and DVD. There is a full private bath and private deck with Adirondak chairs.

The bottom floor has two bedrooms, one with queen bed the other pyramid bed with full and twin mattress, twin trundle underneath. Both bedrooms have bamboo hardwood floors. There is a full bath for the two rooms with laundry area with large stackable LG washer and dryer.

The front decks offer sitting areas to escape and sun as well as 'nags head hammock' swing. There are steps which lead to ships watch that give great panoramic views of area including ocean and sound. The back deck, entrance off large family room has outdoor eating area for six. Steps lead down to amazing pool area which post large, salt chlorinated pool with loungers for sun bathing and tables to sit your favorite beverage on. There is a tiki bar with step up counter, sink, and mini fridge with bar stools, steps from the pool. The backyard itself is beautifully landscaped with Bermuda grass, blooming oleanders, and palm trees. There is also a hot tub for your enjoyment, ping pong table, and horseshoe pit.

Don't just 'Go to Carolina in your mind', live it.

FAQ: We have owned the home for nine years and have rented through larger agency in the past. We have had success through vrbo with another property and this is our first year at the beach. You can book directly on line or contact me. We can arrange to make three payments depending on how far out you book. Once the last payment has been made, usually scheduled two weeks before arrival date, you will be send instructions on address, entry, and other pertinent information on house. There is a 90 day 100% refund.

As far as the location of house to beach, please see posted pictures and captions. One picture was taken from house showing access between a yellow and a gray ocean front houses. The second picture shows a close up of access showing same houses. I hope that made sense. Please feel free to contact me with any other questions.
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

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

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

    Pyramind bunk with full, twin, and pull out trundle...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Pull out trundle has twin bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player:

    In every bedroom as well...moreless

  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    five new flat screens...moreless

  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Large dining room table which sits eight comfortably. Adjoining kitchen has large island with stools that sits six...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Well furnished...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Recently remodeled with large Walnut Island which sits six...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built in above stove...moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    new. Also has beverage fridge in dining room...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric, new, ceramic top, large capacity...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Ships watch with ocean and sound views...moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Two cruisers provided at house...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Provided at house...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 10 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 25 - May 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$310
Prime Summer
Jun 17 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,150
Summer
Aug 5 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,950
flat fee
Summer
Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,400
flat fee
Late Summer
Aug 19 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,700
Best Season
Sep 9 - Sep 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,200
End of Season
Sep 30 - Oct 27, 2017
3 night min stay
$325
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 10%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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Location

75 Miles
Nearest Airport
Norfolk
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sunset Grill,Blue Point,Roadside,Aqua,Red Sky
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Duck Woods
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Carolina Dunes, Duck, NC, USA
Nearest Beach
Duck
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: My wife and three kids have owned the house for nine years. We spend as much time as we can here and hope you will love Duck and 'life on the sand bar' as much as we do!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
It is doubtful that you will find another rental property restored, decorated, and furnished like ours. We have created the house the way we do our main residence and hope you will enjoy our slice of happiness as much as we do.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Photo of beach access taken from house. See yellow and grey house in next photo

    Photo of beach access taken from house. See yellow and grey house in next photo

  • View of sound and access taken from house

    View of sound and access taken from house

  • Neighborhood Sound Beach and Dock at Sunset

    Neighborhood Sound Beach and Dock at Sunset

  • Direct beach access at end of street. See previous photo.

    Direct beach access at end of street. See previous photo.

VRBO #653554

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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