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Live Like a Local - Historic 1917 Bungalow in the Heart of Downtown Newport

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Dining Room - Four Sea Grass Chairs and Bench Seating

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Last updated: 12/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Bungalow
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Live like a local; walk to restaurants, bars, shopping and waterfront; short bike or drive to the beach.

1000 Square feet of one-floor elegance. Completely renovated with all expected amenities and hardwood floors throughout.

New kitchen with range, microwave, side-by-side refrigerator, dishwasher, complimented with full outfit of cooking pots, pans, utensils and dinnerware. Black leathered granite counters with detailed tile back splash and under-cabinet lighting. Solid wood dining table with four seagrass chairs and side bench, perfect for family and friends dining and games. Wonderful front living room with comfortable seating and large format flat panel television with full internet connectivity.

2 bedrooms with a 3rd bonus room to sleep up to 6 comfortably. All with hardwood floors, sisal area rugs and comfortable lighting.
- Front Bedroom: Queen
- Middle Bedroom: Double
- Bonus Room: Two Extra-Long Twins
Bathroom is positioned between two bedrooms. Completely renovated. Kohler fixtures featuring wide rim pedestal sink. Shower with glass front panel and door, lined with white subway tile, detailed with blue glass ribbon tile.

Wide/deep front porch with wide rail and view of the street. Perfect for morning coffee or casual sitting and reading. Back yard includes grill and outdoor seating under shade of nearby 100+ year maple tree.

Easy-access, clean, dry basement with new washer, dryer and folding area.

Property is only steps from historic Thames Street, 3 blocks from full array of restaurants, bars and shopping. Walk, bike or drive to the beach. Bucci's Package Store is less than 100 yards close - ideal for convenience items, beer and wine. Downtown clothing and boutique shopping is an easy walk, less than half mile. Walmart, major grocery and other shopping are all an easy car ride (1 mile).

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/01/2016

Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age for renters is 30....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Yard is fully fenced. Beach is close by bike or car. Bike rental at the bottom of the street. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Two Bedrooms, Plus a Bonus Room. All with hardwood floors, sisal area rugs, top-quality mattresses, high-end all-cotton bed linens, night tables with reading lamps, closets. - Front Bedroom: Queen - Middle Bedroom: Double - Bonus Room: Two Extra-Long Twins...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Fully renovated. All new Kohler fixtures, with wide rim pedestal sink. Shower is full-glass panel and door with subway tile surround, detailed with blue glass ribbon tile. Fully outfitted with high quality bath towels, hand towels, face clothes....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Television:

    Television has internet access; no cable....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Live like a local. Easy walk to Newport restaurants, bars and waterfront. Short bike or car to all beaches, golf, mansions. Early 1900's Craftsman Bungalow nestled between Broadway and The Point. ...moreless

  • Monument View:

    Abuts historic Common Burial Ground and Island Cemetery. Views of monuments to maritime heroes Oliver Hazard Perry, Matthew Perry and Ida Lewis, as well as Ben Franklin's brother James and more....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Solid, flat dining table - perfect for family and friends dining and games. Seats 6....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Window units in each bedroom from May to October...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New-In Basement...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil Furnace with circulating hot water radiators...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Front room with comfortable seating and area rug. Large flat panel television with internet access...moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    All new appliances. All granite counters. Full compliment of cooking pots, pans and utensils. Fully outfitted with dinnerware....moreless

  • Microwave:

    New -above the Range...moreless

  • Oven:

    New - Electric...moreless

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall/Holiday 2016
Sep 19 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$300 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat
Winter 2017
Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$275 $350
Thu, Fri, Sat
Spring 2017
May 1 - Jun 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$300 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat
Summer 2017
Jun 15 - Sep 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$400 $650
Thu, Fri, Sat
Fall/Holiday 2017
Sep 18 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$300 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $120
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change up until time of confirmation. Any fines or violations will be the responsibility of the renter. All terms and conditions are detailed in the Rental Agreement.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
PVD - Providence, RI
480 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Pour Judgement
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Newport Country Club
18 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak West Kingston, RI
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95
480 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
White Horse Tavern-oldest tavern in America(c1673)
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Easton's Beach, Newport, RI

Car: Recommended

Newport, Rhode Island offers an incredible variety of living and entertainment - and this property is central to all of it!

HISTORY - explore the cities colonial roots and architecture. From Washington to Rochambeau to Lafayette, they all shared time in early Newport.

ARCHITECTURE - Newport is robust with its variety of architecture. Colonial, Victorian, Beach, all topped by Newport's famous Mansions - summer homes to the Vanderbilt's and their peers.

BEACHES - It is an easy bike ride to Newport's Easton's Beach. A short car ride to Sachuest Beach in Middletown. Both ideal for family. Sachuest is a haven for surfers.

RESTAURANTS, BARS, WATERFRONT and NIGHTLIFE - walk to all Newport's favorite spots for refreshments, shopping and sightseeing.

FESTIVALS - Perfect homestead to take advantage of Newport's most important annual events - Volvo Ocean Racing; Newport Folk Festival; Newport Jazz Festival; International Boat Show; and more.

NAVY - 6 Warner Street is one mile to the main gate of the US Naval Station. The base features the US Naval War College, War College Museum, Surface Warfare School, Officer Candidate School, Officer's Club and more.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: Retired US Navy Captain. World Traveled. Primary residence is one block away from this property. My wife grew up on Aquidneck Island; knowledgeable about local events, culture and happenings.

Why the Owner Chose Newport, RI, USA:
We purchased this property, because we love Newport and want to be able to share it with others. This home was built in 1917 and with an exceptional one-floor layout. It is the perfect home for vacationing!

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
Walk everywhere is one of the primary features of this home. When you are not out enjoying Newport and its beaches, this home is ideal for family and friends. Living room with flat-panel television; dining room for games and group dining. Have coffee on the front porch with the morning Southeast sun. Enjoy cocktails and outdoor grilling in the backyard with a view to the West and the sunset.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/01/2016

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Photos

  • Dining Room - Four Sea Grass Chairs and Bench Seating

    Dining Room - Four Sea Grass Chairs and Bench Seating

  • Bright Front Living Room... Made for relaxing

    Bright Front Living Room... Made for relaxing

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Fully outfitted kitchen - all new appliances, granite counters, detailed tile

    Fully outfitted kitchen - all new appliances, granite counters, detailed tile

  • Fully outfitted with all required cooking and dinnerware

    Fully outfitted with all required cooking and dinnerware

  • Top Quality All-Cotton Bedding

    Top Quality All-Cotton Bedding

  • Middle Bedroom - Double

    Middle Bedroom - Double

  • Meticulous Bathroom

    Meticulous Bathroom

  • Bright bathroom with valence windows and full view glass panels

    Bright bathroom with valence windows and full view glass panels

  • Adirondack chairs face the West to enjoy the sunset

    Adirondack chairs face the West to enjoy the sunset

  • 1917 Craftsman Bungalow

    1917 Craftsman Bungalow

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room looking forward to Living Room and Front Door

    Dining Room looking forward to Living Room and Front Door

  • Kitchen Pantry - Stainless Sink, New Dishwasher

    Kitchen Pantry - Stainless Sink, New Dishwasher

  • A few short steps from kitchen to back patio

    A few short steps from kitchen to back patio

  • Front Bedroom - Queen

    Front Bedroom - Queen

  • Bonus Room - Two Extra-Long Twins

    Bonus Room - Two Extra-Long Twins

  • Kohler wide rim pedestal sink

    Kohler wide rim pedestal sink

  • Bright, Clean and easy Basement Laundry

    Bright, Clean and easy Basement Laundry

  • Wide front porch for coffee or cocktails

    Wide front porch for coffee or cocktails

  • Table for six; 3 burner Grill

    Table for six; 3 burner Grill

  • Quiet Solitude, when required

    Quiet Solitude, when required

VRBO #663365

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Sunday, December 04, 2016

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