Your browser's security settings have disabled Javascript, which is required to use this web site effectively.
Please alter your security settings. Click here to see how.
Plymouth Vacation Rental home in MA MA | ID 31185
5 BR
2 ½ baths
Sleeps 9
Beds: 2 queens, 1 double, 3 twins, Sleep-able sofa un upstairs tv room
Beach: 1.5 miles Nelson Memorial Park and Plymouth Long Beach 2 mi
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Off-season 2020/21
$395 - $785
Summer 2021
$550 - $750
Off-season 2021/22
 
Off-season 2020/21
$850 - $5,250
Summer 2021
 
Off-season 2021/22
 
Off-season 2020/21
 
Summer 2021
 
Off-season 2021/22
 
State and local taxes of 11.7% will apply
 Online payments accepted
View complete pricing & availability
Contact: Robin
Click to see contact phone numbers
Phone: (774) 343-4488 (Robin), (781) 336-9981 (John)
Phone: (774) 343-4488 (Robin), (781) 336-9981 (John)
Time Active:
2+ years
2
Description

Description

“Best in Plymouth.” Fantastic Rare Historic Home.

LUXURY in a 330 year old house?! Step back in time -- but with Sub Zero refrigerators and exquisite bathrooms. Here is a home of history, character, and style from our country's earliest period, a home belonging to settlers who arrived shortly after the Mayflower landed. It features hand-hewn beams, hand-cut planks, 330+ year old joists made of tree trunks. Its king posts were harvested from forests growing in the Middle Ages. Experience the past, but with exquisite comfort in this charming house built in 1684 as a mill stream cottage and counting house. You'll enjoy authentic, lovingly-preserved rooms, tasteful New England decor where you can play Pilgrim but grab a drink while lounging beside the waterfall. And where else can you walk from your front door to a whale watch boat, museums, boutiques, restaurants, antique stores, or explore the Grist Mill to grind some corn for your breakfast muffins? You can spend the day at the ocean beach (depending on availability, we can provide beach privileges at another of our houses). Downtown Plymouth is a rich destination for an exciting selection of food -- fresh seafood, gourmet Italian, lobster in the rough, homespun cafes, taverns, coffee shops, and sports bars.

If you've ever toured a ''First Period'' house-museum and thought, ''It would be incredible to be able to stay here,'' we now offer this antique mill-house residence, one of the first dwellings in America. Part of the house was the counting house for measuring out corn to be ground in the grist mill that bestrides Town Brook. Peek into the storage under the stairs to see wallpaper layers from 1800. Lovers of early framing will respond to the king posts, summer beams, floor boards cut from the biggest King's Grant trees, and 4 colonial fireplaces. And especially restorative is the view overlooking the mill, gardens, springs, and rushing stream and waterfall.

In this incredible Antique Mill-Stream Cottage, you'll find comfortable beds, wing chairs, leather topped writing desk, hand loomed coverlets, smooth sheets, down blankets and fluffy towels. The house retains a picturesque antique look with electrified oil lamps, handmade carpets, and wavy window glass. (Some of the 17th-century ceilings are low by today's standards. Please contact us if you have taller travelers or other considerations.) Don't worry, the kitchen offers you quality appliances and two Sub Zero refrigerators, thoughtfully hidden behind wood panels. Bathrooms and powder room are fresh and stylish, newly renovated but full of charm (it's hard to fathom what a 1684 bathroom would be like.) Our favorite is the powder room under the stairs where you'll be surrounded by the coolest of bathroom amenities and by 330-year-old beams and posts, some with their original tree bark on them. The Keeping Room has an impressive paneled fireplace and the master bedroom features majestic hand-planed raised panels from the 1720s. (With respect to the historic nature of the house, we ask that no fires burn in the fireplaces, however.)

Just outside your kitchen doors, step out to a brick barbecue patio that sits on the main massive stone wall, with awning overhead. Down stone steps you'll find a small garden with Adirondack chairs for taking in the verdant view. You can venture along our private winding boardwalk path to the rush and roar of the Mill Stream waterfall (in May, alewife climb the fish ladders to the ponds above the grist mill). Sitting by the waterfall, you will want to jot some notes in your diary or enjoy back-in-time books like ''Mayflower'' or ''Moby Dick'' while sipping your tea or heartier beverage and watching songbirds dart overhead.

You are just steps away from the Plymouth waterfront with whale watch boats, a summer ferry to Provincetown, great seafood, shops, and entertainment. One recent guest said this: ''We had such a great time staying in this historic house. Everywhere we turned was an eventful discovery. My 14-year-old daughter was 'mystified''(we guess that means 'intrigued') by everything the house had to offer. We loved the grist mill behind the house.'' Another said, ''The house has been meticulously maintained and restored, with antiques and period furnishings throughout. Each room is an absolute pleasure, not only for the incredible 17th century woodwork, but also the furnishings, which all have beautiful natural textures, warm neutral hues, and rich antique bronze.... This is not just a place to stay. It's a place to experience. We loved this 17th century home with hidden modern luxuries.''

Also consider our other 5-star homes:
* House by the Sea  
An amazing antique oceanfront home, awesome beach, understated luxury
https://www.weneedavacation.com/Cape-Cod/Plymouth-Vacation-Rental-31182/

* SandyToes
Swiss-family-robinson ''treehouse'' barn-style home, nantucket style, oceanfront 6-level
https://www.weneedavacation.com/Cape-Cod/Plymouth-Vacation-Rental-31183/

*Oceantfront Timberframe Cottage
New separate (additional) timber frame oceanfront master suite, astounding views
https://www.weneedavacation.com/Cape-Cod/Plymouth-Vacation-Rental-31184/

*Carriage House
Downtown historic luxury guesthouse 1 block to waterfront, walk to everything,
https://www.weneedavacation.com/Cape-Cod/Plymouth-Vacation-Rental-31186/

* Storybook English Cottage by the Sea - Sagamore Beach
http://www.vrbo.com/1484875  
https://www.weneedavacation.com/Cape-Cod/Plymouth-Vacation-Rental-31363/

*Cushman Place Residence
downtown luxury townhouse ...One block from waterfront, whale watch boats, restaurants,
https://www.weneedavacation.com/Cape-Cod/Plymouth-Vacation-Rental-31187/
show more show less

Location

Location - Plymouth Cultural District

Nearest beach: 1.5 miles Nelson Memorial Park and Plymouth Long Beach 2 mi

41.9539760 -70.6654011 0
Photos

Photos

Pricing & Availability

Pricing & Availability

1

Calendar Last Updated: September 28, 2020

Additional availability info: PLEASE check w owner for dates even if appearing unavailable. Calendar changes constantly.

Long-Term Rental (1 month or more): Jan, Feb, March, April available $2800+heat, rate covers 4 people. Pets considered with pet fee.

Payment Methods: Zelle (no transaction fees); Visa, MasterCard, PayPal (transaction fees vary); and personal checks

Additional pricing info: Discount for 2 or more weeks. Linen fee on rentals 4 days( or fewer), State and local taxes of 11.7% will apply

Minimum Stay Requirements:
  • Off-season 2020/21
    4 nights
  • Summer 2021
    4 nights
Available
Unavailable
Unknown
  • Price SEPTEMBER 2020
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
     $4,550        1 2 3 4
     $4,250  5 6 7 8 9 10 11
     $4,250  12 13 14 15 16 17 18
     $3,850  19 20 21 22 23 24 25
     $3,550  26 27 28 29 30    
  • Price OCTOBER 2020
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
     $3,550            1 2
     $2,250  3 4 5 6 7 8 9
     $2,250  10 11 12 13 14 15 16
     $2,250  17 18 19 20 21 22 23
     $2,250  24 25 26 27 28 29 30
     $2,250  31            
  • Price NOVEMBER 2020
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
     $2,250    1 2 3 4 5 6
     $3,200  7 8 9 10 11 12 13
     $3,200  14 15 16 17 18 19 20
     $5,250  21 22 23 24 25 26 27
     $5,250  28 29 30        
  • Price DECEMBER 2020
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
     $5,250        1 2 3 4
     $2,450  5 6 7 8 9 10 11
     $2,450  12 13 14 15 16 17 18
     $850  19 20 21 22 23 24 25
     $4,850  26 27 28 29 30 31  
  • Price JANUARY 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
     $4,850              1
        2 3 4 5 6 7 8
        9 10 11 12 13 14 15
        16 17 18 19 20 21 22
        23 24 25 26 27 28 29
        30 31          
  • Price FEBRUARY 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
            1 2 3 4 5
        6 7 8 9 10 11 12
        13 14 15 16 17 18 19
        20 21 22 23 24 25 26
        27 28          
  • Price MARCH 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
            1 2 3 4 5
        6 7 8 9 10 11 12
        13 14 15 16 17 18 19
        20 21 22 23 24 25 26
        27 28 29 30 31    
  • Price APRIL 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                  1 2
        3 4 5 6 7 8 9
        10 11 12 13 14 15 16
        17 18 19 20 21 22 23
        24 25 26 27 28 29 30
  • Price MAY 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
        1 2 3 4 5 6 7
        8 9 10 11 12 13 14
        15 16 17 18 19 20 21
        22 23 24 25 26 27 28
        29 30 31        
  • Price JUNE 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
              1 2 3 4
        5 6 7 8 9 10 11
        12 13 14 15 16 17 18
        19 20 21 22 23 24 25
        26 27 28 29 30    
  • Price JULY 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                  1 2
        3 4 5 6 7 8 9
        10 11 12 13 14 15 16
        17 18 19 20 21 22 23
        24 25 26 27 28 29 30
        31            
  • Price AUGUST 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
          1 2 3 4 5 6
        7 8 9 10 11 12 13
        14 15 16 17 18 19 20
        21 22 23 24 25 26 27
        28 29 30 31      
  • Price SEPTEMBER 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                1 2 3
        4 5 6 7 8 9 10
        11 12 13 14 15 16 17
        18 19 20 21 22 23 24
        25 26 27 28 29 30  
  • Price OCTOBER 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                    1
        2 3 4 5 6 7 8
        9 10 11 12 13 14 15
        16 17 18 19 20 21 22
        23 24 25 26 27 28 29
        30 31          
  • Price NOVEMBER 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
            1 2 3 4 5
        6 7 8 9 10 11 12
        13 14 15 16 17 18 19
        20 21 22 23 24 25 26
        27 28 29 30      
  • Price DECEMBER 2021
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                1 2 3
        4 5 6 7 8 9 10
        11 12 13 14 15 16 17
        18 19 20 21 22 23 24
        25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  • Price JANUARY 2022
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
        1 2 3 4 5 6 7
        8 9 10 11 12 13 14
        15 16 17 18 19 20 21
        22 23 24 25 26 27 28
        29 30 31        
  • Price FEBRUARY 2022
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
              1 2 3 4
        5 6 7 8 9 10 11
        12 13 14 15 16 17 18
        19 20 21 22 23 24 25
        26 27 28        
  • Price MARCH 2022
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
              1 2 3 4
        5 6 7 8 9 10 11
        12 13 14 15 16 17 18
        19 20 21 22 23 24 25
        26 27 28 29 30 31  
  • Price APRIL 2022
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                    1
        2 3 4 5 6 7 8
        9 10 11 12 13 14 15
        16 17 18 19 20 21 22
        23 24 25 26 27 28 29
        30            
  • Price MAY 2022
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
          1 2 3 4 5 6
        7 8 9 10 11 12 13
        14 15 16 17 18 19 20
        21 22 23 24 25 26 27
        28 29 30 31      
  • Price JUNE 2022
      Sa
    Su
    M
    Tu
    W
    Th
    F
                1 2 3
        4 5 6 7 8 9 10
        11 12 13 14 15 16 17
        18 19 20 21 22 23 24
        25 26 27 28 29 30  
Amenities

Amenities

Proximity to water and beach
  • on salt water
Interior
  • Central A/C
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Coffeemaker
  • Linens Included
  • Cable TV
  • DVD or VCR
  • Wireless or wired internet
  • No Smoking
Exterior
  • Deck/Porch/Patio
  • BBQ-Grill
Other
  • Pets considered
Handicap Accessibility
  • Mostly accessible except for step down into Tudor Bedroom and Living room downstairs
Green Amenities
  • ENERGY STAR appliances
  • LED lighting
Reviews

Guest Reviews

This property does not currently have any guest reviews.

Have you stayed at this property? Be the first to write a review

About Robin

Member since:
8/7/2018
Contact
 
 
Your Email
 
First Name
 
Last Name
Describe Your Dates
Phone (optional)
# Guests
Adults
Children
Done
Describe yourself, what you're looking for, and ask questions!
Message
Not from the United States?
Country
Send As Guest
Clear Form