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Chatham Vacation Rental home in Cape Cod MA, 1/2 mi to Schoolhouse Pond Beach and 500 feet from Goose Pond | ID 34362
4 BR
2 baths
Sleeps 8
Beds: 1 king, 1 queen, 4 twins
Beach: 1/2 mi to Schoolhouse Pond Beach and 500 feet from Goose Pond
Guest Reviews: 6 reviews 6 reviews
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Off-season 2021/22
 
Summer 2022
 
Off-season 2022/23
 
Off-season 2021/22
$2,900
Summer 2022
$3,100 - $3,450
Off-season 2022/23
$2,500 - $2,900
Off-season 2021/22
$12,000
Summer 2022
$15,000
Off-season 2022/23
$10,000
State and local taxes of 12.45% will apply
Listed by Ted Lucas
Active
1+ years
Property ID 34362
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Description

Description

This centrally located vacation rental is only a few minutes' walk from swimming, biking, ballfields, a skate park and a playground!

Nestled in a quiet neighborhood down a private dirt road, this 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom home has a comfortable living room and eat-in kitchen for your stay. The bedrooms and living room all have a window-unit AC. There is a large flat-screen TV in the living room with high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the home. Adjacent to the living room is the fully equipped kitchen which leads out onto the deck with a gas grill and a large outdoor dining table and umbrella. Enjoy relaxing or sunbathing in the large, manicured backyard or hang out by the fire pit on those cool Cape summer nights. A roomy outdoor shower awaits you after long days at the beach or the pond!

Goose Pond is only steps away from the house. There is a path across the house that leads you to the 38-acre freshwater pond where you can swim, fish, kayak or canoe. You can also go to the life-guarded Schoolhouse Pond which is about a 10-minute walk from the house or just a short drive (limited parking in summer months however).

Walk or ride your bike via a private dirt road over to the ballfields, playground and skatepark for some family fun. Here is where you can connect to the Cape Cod Rail Trail and bike to Chatham’s downtown area where you will find shops, fine and casual dining, Friday night band concerts and more!

Chatham has some of the finest saltwater beaches in New England and at only 1.5 miles away, Ridgevale Beach is waiting. It is a large, popular town beach with lifeguards and a snack shack (find your beach supplies, rent sailboats and get a milkshake here!). At only 2.5 miles from the house, the Barn Hill boat ramp provides access to Nantucket sound and just down the road from here is Harding's beach, another town lifeguarded beach (lookout for the ice cream truck stops here!). Jackknife Harbor is only 2 miles away on Pleasant Bay (no fees to park) and watch the sailboats while doing a little swimming. After you dry off, head to the Chatham fish pier to see the seals and watch the fisherman off-load their catch from the brand-new observation deck.

Within 1.5 miles from the house, six West Chatham restaurants are waiting for you. You can get your coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner without driving downtown! East Harwich is only 2 miles away for more diverse restaurants and bars. There is also a grocery store (Stop & Shop) in East Harwich for your picnic and beach supplies. Check out the Chatham Village market closer to downtown, for some specialty deli and pastry selections.

How about getting your non-resident family shellfish permit for your vacation?! Catch your own dinner at Stage Harbor’s family permit shellfish area and bring it back to the house for your own summer clambake!

This vacation home has so much to offer, and we hope you will consider renting with us!
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Location

Location - W. Chatham

Nearest beach: 1/2 mi to Schoolhouse Pond Beach and 500 feet from Goose Pond

41.6914350 -70.0069980 0
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Pricing & Availability

Pricing & Availability

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Additional availability info: This is a Saturday to Saturday vacation rental.

Payment Methods: PayPal, Venmo (2%); and personal checks

Additional Pricing Info: Cleaning Fee $300 (non-refundable) Security Deposit $200 (refundable), State and local taxes of 12.45% will apply

Minimum Stay Requirements:
  • Off-season 2021/22
    7 nights
  • Summer 2022
    7 nights
  • Off-season 2022/23
    7 nights
  • Summer 2023
    7 nights
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Calendar Last Updated: May 28, 2022

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Amenities

Amenities

  • Walk to a fresh water beach Walk to a fresh water beach

  • A/C unit(s) A/C unit(s)

  • Outdoor shower Outdoor shower

  • Washer&dryer Washer&dryer

  • No Pets No Pets

  • Internet Internet

  • Linens provided Linens provided

  • Deck, porch or patio Deck, porch or patio

  • BBQ-grill BBQ-grill

  • TV TV

  • Cable/satellite TV Cable/satellite TV

  • Coffee maker Coffee maker



    Green Amenities

    2
    • ENERGY STAR appliances ENERGY STAR appliances

    • LED lighting LED lighting

    Reviews

    Guest Reviews

    6 reviews
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    Great rental home

    This was a great rental home. The house is beautiful with a great yard. Huge firepit and lots of seating for outside entertaining. Walking distance to Goose Pond which was very clean and had a little beach area where you can relax. The house is in a great location close to beaches and downtown Chatham. Huge smart TV and easy access to the internet and all of our streaming accounts. It is a very quiet neighborhood. The owner was very responsive to any questions we had. I would definitely rent this house again. show more show less

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    Date of Stay: August 2021
    Date Submitted: September 2021
    Longmeadow, MA
    Member since May 2008
    Great house, great location

    This house was freshly painted with new furniture-very tasteful. The kitchen had all the equipment one would need to prepare a wide range of meals. The deck was easily accessible and overlooked a beautiful, private yard. The bike path was easily accessible without the need to ride on a busy road.

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    Date of Stay: August 2021
    Date Submitted: August 2021
    Providence, RI
    Member since Apr 2021
    Wonderful Cape home!

    Ted was a terrific host - very accessible and ready to answer all questions. The house is newly renovated, beautifully furnished, well laid-out and had everything we needed. Loved walking to the pond for a swim and having the bike path so close by. Would go back in a heartbeat!

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    Date of Stay: July 2021
    Date Submitted: August 2021
    Auburndale, MA
    Member since Jun 2012
    Amazing house

    This house is amazing. It was flawlessly updated and the perfect location, right across from a pond. We can't wait to stay here again. Highly recommend!

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    Date of Stay: July 2021
    Date Submitted: August 2021
    Glastonbury, CT
    Member since Apr 2021
    New, clean and perfectly decorated

    Recently renovated property. Everything is new, clean and perfectly decorated for the Cape. Air conditioning throughout the house. Convenience of all appliances including washer/dryer. Unlike most summer rentals bed linens and towels are included. Pretty corner lot on dead end street with view of Goose Pond. Easy walk to pond. We enjoyed our stay very much.

    Would highly recommend this property especially for a family.

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    Date of Stay: July 2021
    Date Submitted: July 2021
    Hingham, MA
    Member since Jun 2016
    Nice rental

    This is a very comfortable and recently renovated house (nicer than current pictures suggest). The house was well stocked and had everything we needed. The owner was also very responsive and very easy to work with.

    The yard was large for the kids to play in and there were some lawn games that they also enjoyed. Goose pond is just down a hill (an easy walk) and Schoolhouse pond is an easy drive around the corner. We enjoyed our stay and would recommend Ted's house!

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    Date of Stay: July 2021
    Date Submitted: July 2021
    Member since Feb 2021
    About

    About Ted Lucas

    Member since:
    1/17/2016
    Reviews:
    6 reviews
    Response Time:
    Within a day
    Response Rate:
    100%
    I was born and raised on Cape Cod and have lived in Chatham my whole life. I've been a commercial fisherman (as all my family before me) since high school. I love working and living on the water and think that Chatham is one of the most beautiful places to live and visit. I currently work for a marine research center as the manager/captain of their research vessels. I co-own the house with my eldest son Matt. He also currently works as a commercial fisherman. He graduated from UMass Amherst with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism and has worked in managerial and chef capacities in local restaurants.

    What is special about this property?
    I built this home in 1986 with my father and friends. I raised my three kids in our home and currently co-own it with my eldest son, Matt. In 2021 we completely renovated and revitalized the house. We decorated the space to give a light and airy feel to bring that brightness and relaxation you are looking for in a summer Cape rental. The house sits on a private dirt road with access to Goose Pond from across the street. It is walking distance to an additional life-guarded pond, Schoolhouse Pond, a playground, skate park, and bike path. It's less than 5 minutes to Ridgevale and Hardings Beach.

    What is special about your town?
    Chatham is one of the most picturesque towns on the Cape. It has a wonderful, walkable downtown with lots of shopping, art galleries and restaurants to enjoy. Enjoy summer activities like band concerts, baseball games and shows. There is currently a re-vitalization of West Chatham happening with new, walkable sidewalks, several more restaurants/eateries and some new shopping and art galleries to enjoy. Chatham has many beaches, ponds and marinas to enjoy your time in our coastal town. There are plenty of kayaking, bike and boat rental options in the area. The outer beaches are wonderful to visit either via your own private boat, charter or one of the infamous seal cruises.

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