This charming and spacious home is located on the corner of Sconset's historic Main Street, in a prime spot just seconds away from the village center. Large private gardens and roomy bright interiors! A gourmet market, fresh vegetable stand, three outstanding restaurants, rotating food trucks, bars, beach, red clay tennis courts, golf and public transport are all within short walking distance. This property has been in the same family for several generations and was built circa 1880 to house a member of the growing Artists' colony in the village. The home generously features artwork by a local artist of the mid-century, all painted on island. The local beach has a large playground for young children and lifeguards.
Turnover days are flexible, but generally on Saturday. Check in is at 3:00 pm. Departure time is 10:00am. Please inquire if you have particular check-in/departure timing preferences. Cleaning is included in the rental for a maximum of five hours. Please note that prior to departure we ask that you kindly run the dishwasher, strip the used bed sheets, start the laundry, remove all perishable goods from the house and take out the trash. After that, if additional cleaning is required (rarely the case) it will be deducted from your security deposit. A live-in maid/nanny can be arranged. First Floor Description
You enter through a sunny deck with a seating area into a large airy living room with high ceilings. An elegant dining room and cozy den with TV are off of the living room, all with their own original fireplaces. The house is accentuated with antiques. There is a private hedged-in brick patio and BBQ area with two tables seating 12 and plenty of space for entertaining outdoors. A center hall connects the living room, dining room and den. There is an eat-in kitchen with a gas stove, dishwasher, and microwave, set around an antique hearth original to the house. The kitchen has dishes and utensils to entertain large groups. The former maids' quarters have been converted into two bedrooms on the main floor. One has a double bed and the other a twin bed. They share a full bathroom located off of a laundry room with a washing machine and dryer. There is also a side entrance to the house that leads to an enclosed outside shower and a large yard great for lawn games. Second Floor Description
On the second floor are four bedrooms. The bedrooms have generous closets, desks, and lots of natural light. There is no air conditioning but all rooms have fans and the house stays cool throughout the summer. There are two bathrooms -- one with a shower and one with a tub/shower combination. The layout of the house makes it particularly good for extended families.