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Waterfront Cabin on Long Pond

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

A simple one bedroom cabin on the water.

This charming cabin sits on the Long Pond shore front. It is one of a cluster of four cabins (the original tiny houses!), each renting separately. We have worked hard to preserve the unique, 1930's fish camp character. If you are looking to commune with nature, seek a simple respite from modern life or just want to enjoy Long Pond, this is for you.

We call this cabin, Dick's Maggot (that is the name of an English Country Dance, not a bug). It has a shorefront bedroom with queen bed, a sitting room with couch, chairs and working fireplace and a bathroom with old fashioned claw foot tub that is fitted with a hand shower. You can sit in the bath and look out onto the pond. New in 2017: we are installing a mini-bar with sink, microwave, mini fridge, toaster oven and stove top. We will also be adding a grill and picnic table outside and improving the small screened porch that looks onto the lake. The work, which is beginning in spring of 2017, will be ready by Memorial Day. Sorry, our pictures won't show the improvements until then.

Dick's Maggot is a stone's throw away from it's neighbor, but carefully arranged to give a sense of privacy. The waterfront with small dock sits just next to this cabin and is shared between the four cabins.

We're at the end of a private, sandy road and located next to Pinewoods Camp. When the camp is in session from mid June through Labor Day you can hear their music until 11:00 PM each night. In early June and September, when this cabin is most available, the pond is wonderfully quiet. You can enjoy the area's wildlife, swim in the clear waters, hike miles of nature trails or use it as a jump-off point to explore the Cape and Boston.

More Details

Property Manager
Susan Conant
Member since: 2002
Speaks English, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 March, 2017

About Susan Conant

We are a family of five siblings, one mom and six grandchildren. Many of us live in the Boston area and spend our summer weekends on the property.

Susan Conant purchased this cabin in 1930

Why Susan Conant chose South Shore Massachusetts

The property was given to our grandparents in the 1940's and has been passed through two generations. This property is a part of our bones. It is both a struggle and a labor of love to maintain the historic, rustic character of our structures. We all grew up here and know every root, tree, bug and plant. There are home movies of three generations of babies playing on our beach. and we all know the stories -- like how our dad knocked a pillar down while learning to drive.

What makes this cabin unique

There are rare places in our modern world where time stands still. This is one. We have let a few tinges of modernity filter through -- we do provide basic internet, electricity and hot water -- but not TV. It is a place to turn off the digital world and experience the simple life -- nature, swimming in a clean natural lake, hiking beautiful trails, sitting on the porch, taking in the view, quiet nights, stars, rain pattering on the roof .......

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Plymouth in Plymouth County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Sit in the tub and look onto the lake. Lots of hot water!
  • A most unusual bathroom. You can open the door to the screened porch and view the lake while in the tub. The tub and lav are original to the 1930's construction.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Shorefront Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We have additional sleeping and living area cabins available for rent. You may combine these to accommodate groups of up to 9 people. Please see our other Home Away advertisements or follow our website link.

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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Logan Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Pine Hills
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Plymouth to Provincetown
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Pinehills Golf Courses
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Plymouth, MA
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Route 3, exit 3
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Rye Tavern
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
White Horse Beach
Car: necessary

Our location is great for touring southeastern Massachusetts. Many of our guests stay with us and visit the sights in historic Plymouth, Cape Cod and Boston. But we prefer to stay put and enjoy the local natural amenities: amazing swimming and water activities, hikes through cranberry bogs, perfect mountain biking roads and solitude.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Plymouth, Eastern Massachusetts

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Early June
26 May 2017 - 15 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£383
for 3 nights
From
£112
£687
£2,207
 
 
Mid June
16 Jun 2017 - 22 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£647
for 5 nights
From
£120
£691
£2,207
 
 
Main Season
23 Jun 2017 - 21 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£775
for 7 nights
£775
£2,687
 
 
Late August
22 Aug 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£719
for 7 nights
£719
£2,447
 
 
September
4 Sep 2017 - 10 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£647
for 5 nights
From
£120
£691
£2,207
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£775
for 7 nights
£775
£2,687
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £47
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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