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Walk To Downtown and Beaches

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Historic home in Edgartown, full of old charm. Wonderful location to walk to shops and dining, Fuller beach, the lighthouse, Church St. bus station, or just enjoy the private backyard. This location allows you to enjoy your stay without having to have a car.

The home has a full kitchen, dining room, living room, sitting room, bedroom with a double bed, and bathroom with shower stall on the first floor. Cable and internet is provided. The second floor has 3 bedrooms; one with twin beds, one with queen bed, and another with a double bed. There is a full bath on the second floor. We suggest that you arrange linen service in advance of your stay. Takemmy Linen Rental is very reliable (508-693-2788).

There are window air conditioner units on the first and second floor for the hot or humid days. Baseboard heat is available throughout the house.

Off the kitchen in the back of the house is a deck with outdoor seating and a grill. The yard is good size for Edgartown proper - big enough for a game of catch!

If you plan to bring a car in the summer months, be sure to book your reservations with the MV Steamship Authority as summer auto reservations fill quickly.

More Details

Owner
Pam Spear
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

About Pam Spear

We are the 3rd and 4th generation to own this home on the island. Steve & Bill (brothers) and wife Pam own the home and enjoy off seasons and weekends there.

Why Pam Spear chose World

Family grew up here or enjoyed summers visiting family here.

What makes this house unique

It's an old home. Was it really built in 1776? We have not been able to trace records that far but certainly there are homes in the area of this time frame. Nana always claimed that the house was 4 years older than the house across the street (1780).

The house has much of the old charm but we are continually doing upgrades to make it more attractive.

It's location is great and it has some historic charm.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the World around the

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • near the sea ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , first floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2nd floor, window a/c
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , 2nd floor
  • Suggest Takemmy Laundry Rentals for linens
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

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(3 traveller reviews)

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Walk To Downtown and Beaches
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in Edgartown. The house is in the perfect location and you can walk everywhere; beach, lighthouse, downtown, island bus system. The back yard is huge and fenced in so you have privacy. The home itself is much larger than it appears to be in the photos with sleeping quarters on both levels. If you are looking for high amenities and fancy living this isn't the right home but if you are looking for a clean house, charm, great location, warm and inviting home with everything you may need this is the place. Next time we are on the island we will be staying here.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tyler, Texas
5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This house is tucked into a quiet street just a block or two from everything! Perfect location! We would stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charlestown, MA
5

Comfortable home, wonderful stay, lots of history, location is unparalleled

  • 5 of 5

Pam Spear's home was wonderful to stay at and she was very easy to work with. It was very comfortable house with plenty of room and easy to entertain in. You absolutely cannot beat the location, which is about a 2 min walk to downtown historic Edgartown. We had a wonderful time over Labor Day weekend and look forward to hopefully staying at this great home again!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

MV Island Transit system on Church Street. Easy walking distance and access to all-island year-round

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house around the World,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 19 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,184
for 7 nights
£3,184
 
 
Fall-Winter-Spring
20 Aug 2018 - 29 Jun 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,599
for 4 nights
From
£388
 
 
Summer 2019
30 Jun 2019 - 7 Sep 2019
6 night minimum stay
£2,937
for 6 nights
£3,419
 
 
Fall-Winter-Spring 2019-20
8 Sep 2019 - 27 Jun 2020
4 night minimum stay
£1,599
for 4 nights
From
£388
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£1,599
for 4 nights
From
£388
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £46.28
Pet Fee £39.22

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
This is a non-smoking property.
Pets may be considered. Please contact owner for pet consideration.
Owner will request mailing address, and send property key in advance of stay.
Linens not included; Tackamy Laundry is local source that may be contacted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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