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Quiet Peaceful Country Home With Water Front Views of Swan Creek

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

10 Acres With Water Views of Swan Creek.

Relax & unwind with family & friends at this waterfront compound just 2 miles from Main st. Rock Hall. Outdoor lovers will enjoy biking & hiking. Dine alfresco by the outdoor fireplace, or have a drink at the bar on the screened porch. Pick grapes, apples, peaches or flowers from organic trees & gardens. Quiet Quiet Quiet! Very peaceful and a great place to unwind with all the amenities of a very nice hotel. Just a 2 minute drive to downtown Rock Hall and all the attractions. Main house w/2BR/2 baths. Well Maintained and comfortable, we call it Casual Elegance.

There are 2 homes on the property. Each home has 2 Bedrooms. You will need to rent both homes to have 4 bedrooms or you can rent each home individually. Property ID #'s are 730130 and also 738311

*If this house is already booked by another guest when you would like to come, consider this other option on the same beautiful ten acre property. See VRBO # 738311. Or, If you have larger groups/family and you need more sleeping accommodations consider renting both homes. Great property for a family get together, weddings or just a little rest and relaxation..

More Details

Owner
Jim and Diana Thompson
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2017

About Jim and Diana Thompson

We are long time Chesapeake Bay lovers and enjoy boating and fishing.

Jim and Diana Thompson purchased this estate in 2004

Why Jim and Diana Thompson chose Chesapeake Bay

If you want a clean well maintained place to stay with beautiful gardens and water views, than this is a place for you. Wind down and enjoy a nice porch breeze with a cold drink and a good book. Deer, rabbits, horses and birds visit the property daily! Only 2 miles to Main st. in Rock Hall.

What makes this estate unique

2 Large Comfortable Screened Porches Which Overlook Swan Creek. Brick Driveway Wraps Around Property Up to Courtyard and the Main House. Walnut Floors Throughout With Soft Yellow Walls Relaxes Your Senses. Quiet, Peaceful Property With Beautiful Views....

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate in Rock Hall in Kent County

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Stand up Shower with glass enclosure. The Tub is a unique Claw Tub. Clean and bright with tiled porcelain floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 in home #2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , This is a Master Suite with 750 sqft of living space.
    Bedroom 4 in home #2 - 1 Large Double Bed , This bedroom is also in home #2
  • There are 2 homes on the property. Each home has 2 Bedrooms. You will need to rent both homes to have 4 bedrooms or you can rent each home individually. Property ID #'s are 730130 and also 738311
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
If this house is booked when you would like to come, we have another house on the same beautiful ten acre property. See VRBO # 738311

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

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Quiet Peaceful Country Home With Water Front Views of Swan Creek
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
5

Relaxing and private

  • 5 of 5

Great spot for a family getaway. None of the other properties were rented so we had the entire 'end of the road' feel for our stay. Clean and nice amenities, but the frig will trick you if u r not patient. Grounds are beautifully kept and horse farm next door has evening grazing so it was nice to see the horses right there. Harbor shack in town was friendly spot for a bucket of beer and great local crab etc..My two USMC sons really appreciated the quiet comforts. Enjoyed a heavy rain from the screened porch. Jim and the house info sheet were very helpful, no problems, hope to return !!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quiet Beautiful farmhouse in Rock Hall

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed at the farmhouse recently. Beautiful, quiet, water views. Lovely property. Jim & Diana Thompson very accommodating. Nice place for family reunion. My family enjoyed their stay. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here the week before the 4th and had a great time. We rented both houses with a party of 8 (2 kids). The yards are beautiful and very peaceful... Jim was a great help and very responsive before and during the visit if we had any questions. The town of Rock Hall is very quaint and peaceful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This property is gorgeous! The pictures don't do it justice!

  • 5 of 5

This is a gorgeous property. We stayed in the main house because we wanted a full kitchen since it was Fathers' Day weekend & the kids & I were planning to bake a cake for my husband. The owners have thought of every comfort to make the house feel truly like a home away from home - even fresh cut flowers from the property! The kitchen is state of the art, the bathrooms are luxurious, and the bedrooms comfortable. I loved the screened in porch & the sound of the wind in the trees & the beautiful landscaping. We enjoyed the nature trail on the 10 acres. The views of Swan Creek are beautiful & add to the peacefulness of the property. But the view from the other side of the house of the horses at the stables is also amazing! The children & I even fed the horses a few carrots! The property is located 5 minutes from Rock Hall so everything you need is close by, but it feels very private & remote. We watched deer from the kitchen window & even saw a turtle in the yard (a favorite animal of mine.) We would absolutely plan another stay at this property & feel very lucky to have found it!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Terrific Property

  • 5 of 5

We rented both houses for graduation weekend at Washington College. Rock Hall is about a 15 minute drive from Chestertown. Jim could not have been more helpful. We had a small family gathering at the house after the graduation and Jim recommended Fords Seafood who made delicous crab cakes, etc. The houses are immaculately clean. The bathrooms are luxurious. But the best part is the terrific view of the river. A special place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The best of everything !

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed in the main cottage for a week in July . Thoughtfully designed , very clean , the most modern of appliances and comfortable furniture in living areas . The best was the front , screened porch where early in the morning around sunrise , I saw deer , wild turkeys and their chicks , a raccoon , ospreys and birds of all descriptions !

A private , serene and elegant retreat overlooking Swan Creek , only several miles from town of Rock Hall in an ideal area for bicycle riding !

Joe Bodell

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Rock Hall Beach

ABOUT ROCK HALL

We welcome you to the Pearl of the Chesapeake!

Settled in 1706, Rock Hall is a charming Chesapeake Bay village with miles of shoreline, public docking and many marinas. Our artistic community is alive and vibrant with constant inspiration from the unspoiled surroundings; musicians come from near and far for our enjoyment. The restaurants offer everything from steamed crabs served waterside to fine dining to take-back-to the boat selections.

Beginning as a small harbor town, Rock Hall has been an important part of the historical fabric of the Eastern Shore. Watermen and their families have worked the bay for generations which has created a wonderful cornerstone for this close, friendly community. In fact, our welcome sign lets people know that ‘Nice people live here!’

We welcome you to navigate our town and find the things that lure you, relax you, and refresh you. Fishing, boating, hunting, birdwatching, biking, hiking, sunning, playing, or just sitting back with your favorite drink – we’ve got it all in Rock Hall.

Favorite Places

Casual Restaurants

#1 Harbor Shack (go to harbor)

#2 New Yarmouth (Main st/Rock Hall Ave.)

#3 Haven Harbor Marina (Rock Hall Ave.)

Semi Formal Restaurants(shorts and collared shirt)

#1 Swan Point Restaurant(Coleman/Rock Hall Ave)

#2 Bay Wolf (Rock Hall Ave/Main st)

#3 Osprey Point Marina (Rock Hall Ave)

Entertainment Restaurants/Bar

#1 Watermans (go to Harbor)

#2 Harbor Shack(go to Harbor)

#3 The Shanty Beach Bar Tolchester Marina (Tolchester,md)

Breakfast

#1 Pasta Plus (Rock Hall Ave/Main st)/Muscrat Alley (Rock Hall Ave/Coleman Rd)

#2 New Yarmouth (Rock Hall Ave/Main st)

#3 Java Rock (Main St) Coffee and Pastry

Ice Cream

Durdings (Main St)

Steamed Crabs

#1 Fords Seafood Restaurant (Rock Hall Ave)

#2 Chester River Seafood takeout(Route 233 follow signs)

#3 Watermans (go to Harbor)

Scenic Drives

#1 East Neck Island

#2 Wildlife Sanctuaries Park(Route 20 -4 miles outside town on left)

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday estate in Rock Hall, Maryland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall Season 2017
16 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£529
for 2 nights
From
£229
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£271
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Spring Season 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£529
for 2 nights
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£229
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£271
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Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,341
for 5 nights
From
£246
From
£287
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£447
for 2 nights
From
£188
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£213
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £70.38
Pet Fee £37.04
Damage Deposit £481.52

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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