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Near 6A, Bay Sunsets, Cape Theater, Fine Restaurants, Kid Fun

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Family-friendly, reunion friendly, 4 BR, 2 living rooms, 3 baths

Supported by a generator for year round Cape vacations. Perfect for a couple seeking peace and quiet as well as for a family seeking a place to create summer memories. This home also meets the needs of a wedding party or a family reunion. Lovely airy home, recently renovated, on a double wooded lot with paths for strolling, and a yard big enough to play soccer, volleyball and badminton. Or just enjoy a good book and listen to bird songs by day or find constellations at night on our peaceful deck. As you enter the home, you are enchanted by a family room that is light and airy with a high ceiling, sky lights, windows looking out into the trees, and a sliding glass door leading to a deck with a grill, table and chairs. The home is as pretty in the snows of winter as in the green leaves of summer. Plenty of room in the clean, new basement for children to play. Includes a doll house, old piano, and games for rainy days. Brand new energy efficient furnace and windows.

Fully equipped kitchen with dishes, stainless ware, cooking utensils, lobster pot, spices, microwave, coffee maker, blender, cuisinart, toaster oven. Table and chairs with extra tables and chairs available as well as counter top with stools.

Family room: 1 pull out sofa, rockers, Grandfather clock, XFINITY TV and on-line service, DVD player, video player, ceiling fan, sky lights, lots of windows and seating. Books, cards, games, puzzles, videos and CD's available.

Living room: plenty of seating, lighting, and air conditioning. (Fireplace not in use)

Bedrooms on main floor are perfect for seniors who have difficulty climbing stairs. Back bedroom: Twin beds, 2 dressers, 2 large closets, air conditioner. Front bedroom: Double bed, 2 dressers, closet, air conditioner. Full bathroom includes hairdryer. Hall closet contains towels and sheets.

Upstairs bedrooms: Each roomy bedroom has an air conditioner, two singles and a double bed, dresser, and good sized closet. One bedroom has a crib. Full bathroom includes hairdryer, sheets and towels.

Laundry room: Washer, drier, double sink, and full bathroom (shower only) with 2 mirrors.

Basement has easy access to outdoors.

Garage: Available yard games include badminton, volleyball, soccer ball, bean toss game, kid size baseball, beach paddles, bucket of beach toys, umbrellas, folding beach chairs and chaises, mountain and cruiser bicycles (bring your own bike rack), cooler

Home is storm ready for year round use with a permanent outside generator.

More Details

Owner
Alison Clark
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2017

About Alison Clark

Alison is a recently retired teacher while John is retired from Ciba-Geigy and from instructing the Dale Carnegie Course. They make their primary home in New Jersey, close to 15 grandchildren. Alison summered on Cape Cod from the mid-1950's when her Grandparents retired to the Cape from the Berkshires to escape mountain snows. The house is Alison and John's second home when others are not there to enjoy it and they keep it immaculate and updated. Their caretaker and grounds keeper lives right down the street and is always available when needed.

Why Alison Clark chose Yarmouth Port

The original property was a single lot and the original small cape cod home was built by a local contractor for my grandparents when they retired. The original home passed down to the next generation, and my father decided to expand and update the home to fulfill the dreams so often spoken of by the women of the family. Today it is a lovely airy home, fully updated, environmentally sound, new furnace, new windows, and a second piece of property to keep and expand the feeling of the original wooded property.

What makes this house unique

The minute you walk in the door, you feel the tensions of life fall away. The large windowed family room just welcomes you in, and soon you find it is the center of your time in the house. It leads you to the deck where we love to share our meals outdoors, or sit quietly to read a great book. The kitchen is wonderfully spacious for cooking. Step out the door and you are only minutes from every possible Cape Cod activity or restaurant due to the home's central location. Or just stay on the property and enjoy...there is lots available to do right there! Badminton, soccer, foosball, air hockey, board games. It truly is a Home Away From Home...... and you have the time to enjoy it!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Another year in your home full of joy and laughter with the family. Your kitchen was the epi-center of many wonderful meals. As always, another year of beautiful memories made. We count the days till we can come back.
Jan 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
5.89 Miles
Barnstable Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Longfellow's
Nearest Ferry
5.66 Miles
Hyannis to the Islands
Nearest Golf
2.6 Miles
Cummaquid and Bayberry Hiils Golf Clubs
Nearest Train
5.6 Miles
Hyannis
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
6A and Rte. 6
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Old Yarmouth Inn, Inaho, Hallet's, Captain Frosty
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Gray's, Smuggler's
Car: recommended

Situated in the heart of the Historic District, this home gives you a peacefully forested and spaciously lush green lawn property, close to the historic Captain's Row on 6A (the Old King's Highway) with its highly rated restaurants, intriguing antique shops, various creative art centers and the talent-drawing Cape Playhouse (7 min). It is just off Rt. 6, the main access to everything, yet also only a few minutes from Rt. 28. Located 30 minutes from the canal and 40 minutes to Provincetown, our home is very centrally located. Vary your experience by choosing beautiful beaches on the Bay, the Sound, or the Atlantic Ocean. It is an area of exceptional restaurants, a beautiful natural boardwalk for watching ospreys and sunsets at Gray's beach, evening baseball games down the road at Dennis-Yarmouth high school, local golf clubs, grocery stores, medical needs, as well as lots of 'kid' restaurants and activities for children, including Zooquarium, miniature golf, trampolines, game centers, playgrounds, and Scargo Tower all within 5 minutes of our home, while Hyannis, Whale Watching, the Melody Tent (drawing a wide variety of well known musical talent), Barnstable Airport, museums including the Kennedy Museum, and the Cape's largest mall are within 10 minutes. Even jet-skiing, para-gliding, and wind-surfing are minutes away in Dennis. Whatever you love to do, we have it easily accessible within a few miles radius..

Home is available year round and has a generator.

Amenities

Yarmouth Port House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Dresser and large closet
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 2 dressers and large closet
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 dressers and 2 closets
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , 2 dressers and walk in closet.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9333334 based on 21 reviews
5

Home A Way From Home

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for our Ladies annual weekend away!!!!

We truly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend this property to families for

a perfect get away.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
5

Alison's home was simply gorgeous! We loved every moment of our stay.

  • 5 of 5

My parents, my brother, my wife and I and our 3 kids had an amazing time, and there was plenty of room to spare! We were super comfortable in Alison's beautiful, clean and fun home. The house is in a great location, and we took advantage of it by strolling Gray's Beach and boardwalk, the Brazilian Restaurant in Hyannis and the lobster pot tree lighting in Provincetown. Alison was wonderful to chat with and had some great suggestions. She's super nice! I absolutely 5-star recommend both her home and Alison herself as a gracious, communicative and helpful host. Thanks so much, Alison!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

I hosted a scrapbooking group for a weekend at Alison's lovely home. It's much more than just a rental property... the love that makes this house a home is evident form the moment you walk in. Everything you might need is available for your use. Alison has stocked the house with all the basic necessities. The kitchen had plenty of silverware, plates, pots and pans, and cabinets stocked with all the cookware needed to pull together a meal.

The beds were comfy, and the house was very clean. It's a plus to have a washer and dryer in the basement, along with an extra toilet and shower.

Alison answered calls very promptly, and was a pleasure to deal with. I would definitely recommend staying at Alison's home to anyone looking for a centrally located Cape Cod house with all the amenities!

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Truly Beautiful Home in an Ideal Location

  • 5 of 5

From the moment you enter these premises, you realise there is something very special about this home. This is truly a beautiful home which the owner Alison has furnished with great love & affection not only for herself but for those guests who are fortunate to stay here. Our party of 4 stayed for 3 nights in mid October and not only was our stay really comfortable with every need met by our host, its central location meant we were able to visit many of the attractions Cape Cod has to offer without having to drive any great distance. We have no hesitation in recommending these premises and would love to stay here again should we re-visit Cape Cod in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Boston , ma
5

Such lovely and amazing time at Alice beautfull House.

  • 5 of 5

What can I say about this great vacation , wow ....We were impressed about everything there. The house is beautfull , has everything that you need for vacation , actually more that was expected .. Alice thinks about everything , small details to attend all your needs . No hotel can provide such comfort and freedom that a house like that can do . All the beautfull beaches close by , stores , hospital , liquors and quite neighborhood . Me and my family enjoy it very much , we could stay for another weeks if we didn't have to go back to work .. Thank you Alice for the great time at this summer 2017 in you lovely house and great energy environment . We definitely will come back next year for another great time . Thank you from all my family, kids and teenagers who had they special time as well. Andreia and family

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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5

A great place . We had a great vacation

  • 5 of 5

Alison is a great host and the house is equipped with everything we needed to feel at home. We'll come again

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Cleaning $125

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