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Farmer's Porch, Quiet Setting, Beautiful Garden, Central Air Conditioning Option

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 120 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

2-bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps 4, plenty of room

Enjoy the peaceful setting of the farmer's porch rain or shine. Central air conditioning available for additional charge. Easy access and very close to bay beaches (Indian Neck, Fox Island) and ocean beaches (Lecounts Hollow, Cahoon Hollow); Duck Pond is nearby, as well as other ponds. Access bike trails from nearby South Wellfleet General Store. Access to hiking trails in the Cape Cape Cod National Seashore (1/4 mile). Cathedral ceilings throughout, with open floor plan, perfect for entertaining. Plenty of room for relaxing in 32X18 foot great room, large master bedroom and basement. Fully equipped kitchen, 4-burner gas stove, full-sized refrigerator, center island, double sink, and all necessary appliances needed for cooking.

Access to porch from (17x14) master bedroom and living room. Second bedroom (11x10) has half-bath, Ping-Pong table in basement. Large Flat Screen, large stainless steel Weber grill with smoker and rotisserie options, fire pit availableMany special features make this a lovely, modern and clean home perfect for your Cape Cod vacation.

Small cottage on premises is occupied. 70 feet from back porch with privacy planting create completely separated outdoor areas. All amenities such as outdoor shower, private space, washer/dryer, etc. are separate. House was designed and built in 2000 by homeowner.

More Details

Abigail Chapman
Member since: 2007
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
23 August, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in South Wellfleet, Massachusetts

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • water cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • FULL BATH - toilet , bath with shower
    HALF BATH - toilet
    OUTDDOR SHOWER - outdoor shower
  • Five foot claw-foot tub, with shower Also an outdoor shower PLEASE NOTE: ONE BATH IS HALF, ONE IS FULL; ONE OUTDOOR SHOWER
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Ceiling Fan
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
  • Sheet and towels are NOT provided. Mattresses are new.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • video player
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • long term rentals available
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • bay
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Wireless Internet available. The couch in the living room is a sleeper sofa. The porch has a couch, two Adirondack chairs, and a cushioned rocker. Linens and Towels are not provided. Two sets of sheets, four towels, four beach towels and a beach blanket available for rental: $150/week


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Farmer's Porch, Quiet Setting, Beautiful Garden, Central Air Conditioning Option
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Awesome House - Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The perfect quiet, cozy house to enjoy the Cape.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful - Perfect in every way!

  • 5 of 5

The property was quaint, well appointed, and well situated for easy access to local activities. The host was was very accommodating and warm, and thought of everything to make us feel at home. We would definitely recommend to others and will certainly be back! Thanks for a relaxing week.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A beautiful property to get away from it all

  • 5 of 5

The owner has created a home which is elegantly furnished and comfortable. The back porch is a dream (for us city dwellers!) & looks out into the pine woods giving a feeling of calm & seclusion—there are other houses along Day Rd but it is so quiet & peaceful you would hardly know it.

Everything is as described, and the house is very clean, well maintained, and well equipped. The owner is responsive and helpful in her replies to questions and is a pleasure to deal with.

I would highly recommend this house to anyone I know—in fact I have rented it several times in the past few years. It's the perfect place for immersing yourself in the seclusion of Wellfleet and the beauty of the Cape. JW

  • Review Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect peaceful oasis

  • 5 of 5

We have been lucky enough to stay at this beautiful house several times over the last few years and couldn't be happier we found it. We've stayed at other vacation rentals in Wellfleet and Eastham over the years, and while we've had some good experiences and some bad, we never feel as comfortable and at home as we do here. The location is close enough to the ocean but is on a lovely, quiet street well removed from rt 6 noise or beach traffic. The house itself is totally unlike any other rental we've stayed at -- open and airy, immaculately clean, full of light, and simply but elegantly decorated with a real emphasis on the comfort of guests. The garden overflows with flowers, and there's a grill and hammock which we took advantage of daily. The ping pong table was an added bonus! Abigail was the perfect host. She gave us absolute privacy, but was available whenever we needed her or had a question about restaurants or local attractions. We will definitely be staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quaint and Peaceful...the BEST stay in Wellfleet

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in a number of homes in Wellfleet and Truro and this is by far our FAVORITE place to stay! Abigail's home is comfy, cozy, clean, and peaceful. No details have been spared with this home - the kitchen is well stocked, there is a gorgeous claw foot bathtub, a big porch for reading and drinking coffee or cocktails...the list goes on! The home is just the right size and is designed for both privacy and hanging out. There is an awesome game room in the basement, complete with a ping pong table! You can take strolls on the quiet, winding roads to the local ponds and the beach. The cottage is located near everything you could ever need. Abigail stays in an adorable cottage off the back of the property and is there if you need her, otherwise, it feels like you are living in your OWN dreamy, Cape Cod escape! We can't wait to come back next summer!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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You won't be disappointed!

  • 5 of 5

We've returned to this wonderful Wellfleet house for many summers now. It's a true gem! We love its open layout, comfy furniture and peaceful back porch - everything you need for a relaxing vacation. It's also spotless and lovingly decorated. As you can see from the photos - it's a home, not simply a rental property. Other things we love: it's conveniently located on the ocean side of Rt 6 (avoid traffic to get to ponds, town); has a well-stocked kitchen (quality cookware and knives, serving platters) as well as a large, well-maintained gas grill; AND has low & high tech diversions in case of bad weather (ping pong table, fantastic home media set-up with streaming movies, excellent wifi).

In addition to plenty of fresh and saltwater swimming, our family's Wellfleet traditions include biking the CC Rail Trail, stargazing by a bonfire on Newcomb Hollow Beach (permits are limited - get to Beach Office before it opens), and watching the sun set while chowing down fried clams and oysters at Mac's Shack (Wellfleet Harbor).

The homeowner, Abigail, is terrific- she's responsive to any questions/concerns as well as respectful of your privacy. Moreover, she's super generous with her gardens (flowers and veggies galore) and grounds (when our daughter was young and into building forts in the woods Abigail would set aside lumber for her to use). We have so many lovely memories of vacations spent here. thank you, Abigail, for sharing your home - we look forward to making more memories next summer (Billingsgate Island - here we come!).

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your sweet review and a reminder of the memories. It has been so much fun to have you and your family here for so many summers now. I think we are up to EIGHT! And while I wish your daughter were still into building forts, it has been sweet to hear her various musical instruments interests of late. She is nailing that ukulele. Next summer she can play a few tunes on Billingsgate Island. That would be magical.
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Provincetown, MA
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Provincetown, MA
Nearest Train
100 Miles
Providence, RI/Boston, MA
Nearest Motorway
60 Miles
Bourne, MA
Car: recommended

Close to beaches both bay and ocean, close to ponds and bike trails, and tennis courts. All the Cape has to offer no matter which direction you go! Provincetown is a 15 minute drive or go 'up-Cape' to a more populated area. Or stay close by and enjoy all that Wellfleet has to offer, including quaint Wellfleet village, complete with town hall and farm stand. Nearby flex bus makes for inexpensive public transportation. Large 52' flat screen TV. Weber Stainless Steel Grill.

Other Activities: Half mile from Oliver's Clay Courts


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$252.78
Damage Deposit A$631.95


Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.