This charming beach house is located in beautiful, historic Neptune Park just 1 block from 4 breathtaking private beaches and Ocean Beach Park. It is a spacious yet cozy with 5 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. This special house is loaded with exquisite original woodwork and molding throughout complete with hardwood floors. The wrap around porch is one of its many wonderful features. Feel the ocean breeze all day long while you sit and read a book or just enjoy the smell of the clean ocean air! The eat in kitchen is bright and spacious with a glazed tile floor. It has all the appliances you need and more. The living room and dining rooms are both very spacious and comfortable with big windows and beautiful detailed wood work. The basement has 2 showers, changing rooms and a separate bathroom perfect for after a day at the beach! Upstairs has five bedrooms and 1 full bath with a huge claw foot tub and shower. The bedrooms all have TV's (cable), air conditioners and/or ceiling fans. Three of the bedrooms have slightly sloped floors adding to the charm of this beautiful old house. I The bedrooms are all very spacious. Two have king beds, one has a queen and the other two bedrooms have 2 twin beds. (sleeps 10) The hallway is very large and even has a sitting area. Outside there is a very nice stone patio and a gas grill. In addition there is a detached 2 car garage and 2 car driveway. There is parking for 4 cars and additional parking on the street. In the garage you will find beach chairs and a canoe.
Area of interest:
We are 2.5 miles from the New London Ferry that takes you to Block Island, Montauk Point, LI or Fisher's Island. You can take your bikes for a day of bike riding on the islands, go to the beach or head out for just an excursion and dinner. Our house is located one block from famous Ocean Beach Park that offers miniature golf,a 1 mile long board , an arcade, kiddie rides, playground, waterslides, olympic size pool and a gym. Dine at the restaurant overlooking the beach and Long Island Sound or grab a quick snack at one of the snack bars. The house is also a 5 minute drive to Harkness Memorial Park. The Coast Guard Academy is a 10 minute drive, Mitchell College is a 3 minute drive & Connecticut College is also a 10 minute drive . Newport RI is under 1 hour away. Mohegan Sun & Foxwoods Casino are 15 minutes away. Historic Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are also only 15 minutes away.
US Navy Submarine Museum & the Nautilus are 10 minutes away. The Pequot museum is 15 minutes away.
There are also many public tennis courts & golf courses. As you can see this area has so much to offer...many things to do and places to go for all ages! If you want just a relaxing vacation, just head to one of our private beautiful beaches and enjoy the scenery and ocean breeze. Adults will love this area as well as kids of all ages! One week is not enough! This charming house is also perfect for those who need a place to stay for graduations, weddings or a weekend getaway.