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CHARMING 1880 FARMHOUSE

Susan Gibbons

Advertiser since: 2009
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Susan Gibbons

Advertiser since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 27, 2014
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CHARMING 1880 FARMHOUSE

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Block Island House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This charming farmhouse is set on 2 acres of beautiful grounds. Quiet location, lovely porch with views of pond and sunsets, ocean view from bedrooms. Last house on Amy Dodge Lane- 1 mile from Old Harbor.

Many recent updates, including entertainment area with bookcases, flat screen HD TV, surround sound system, new 1/2 bath downstairs, and new south side deck. Beautifully kept and well equipped- owners provide bed linens and towels and many other extras- laundry and dish detergent, paper towels and toilet paper, kitchen spices, etc.

Keywords: Farmhouse, quiet, gardens, views, pond

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Susan Gibbons (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2009
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Speaks: english

About Susan Gibbons

We live on Block Island year round. Peter runs a jewelry business on the island, and Sue is the high school science teacher at the local school.

Susan Gibbons purchased this house in 2001

Why Susan Gibbons chose Block Island

We live year-round in this home and spend summers with extended family on the island in order to rent. House is cared for as our home, not just a rental property.

What makes this house unique

Peaceful, beautiful, and charming!

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 5 traveler reviews

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Charming 1880 Farmhouse
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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Charming 1880 Farmhouse
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p224632vb
-401-578-4169
Block Island Rhode Island
5

Beautiful property with great owners

  • 5 of 5
This home is beautifully maintained! The owners are very nice and helpful. We brought our children with us and they had a blast running around the property! We enjoyed waking to the sounds of birds and finding an occasional deer. Definitely would recommend to family and friends and will likely return.
  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming 1880 Farmhouse
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p224632vb
-401-578-4169
Block Island Rhode Island
Providence
5

Best Place Ever (just don't take my week)

Best Place Ever (just don't take my week)
  • 5 of 5
We will be returning next year. This was an amazing vacation first and foremost because of the house. Panoramic views situated on a stately property with a pond. The habitat included red-winged blackbirds, deer and a family of the sweetest muskrats. It felt like a David Attenborough nature program. Receptive owners. Everything you would need for a great Block Island vacation. Book now!
  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming 1880 Farmhouse
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p224632vb
-401-578-4169
Block Island Rhode Island
Quaker Hill, Pawling, NY
5

Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5
We recently stayed here with our family and we highly recommend this house for anyone who wants to stay in a "home away from home". This home is impeccably clean, breezy throughout (i think we ran the fan once), comfortable furnishings, open, bright and airy. The house is in a wonderful location; close enough to walk or bike to town, yet situated far away enough for complete privacy. The grounds are impeccably beautiful as well; the spralling backyard to the beautiful gardens. Gorgeous front porch to spend your lazy afternoon after the beach or gaze at the stars on the back porch into the wee evening hours. Whatever you choose to do here, know that you will feel very comfortable and want to book your vaccation next year before you ever even leave!
  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming 1880 Farmhouse
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p224632vb
-401-578-4169
Block Island Rhode Island
Stamford, CT
5

farm house rental

  • 5 of 5
We enjoyed our stay here, plenty of room, cool night breezes, close to everything. Sue and Peter were very accomodating. The house had everything you needed, and was very comfortable.
We look forward to returning next summer.
  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming 1880 Farmhouse
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p224632vb
-401-578-4169
Block Island Rhode Island
Bend
5

Cheerful, Charming and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at Susan and Peter's lovely farm house. It had absolutely everything we needed and was a great place to entertain for the week. The grounds are well-kept, the breezes refreshing and the views simply lovely, especially the beautiful sunrises. The location turned out to be very good and a quick and easy walk/bike ride into town or to lighthouse and Mohegan Bluffs. As an artist I found the natural light and cheerfulness of the home to be particularly inspiring. It's the kind of place you want to hangout in compared to those places that you only use for sleeping. Our thanks to our hosts. We hope to be back again some day.
  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Map

Car: recommended

Photos

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

Block Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring season
May 25 - Jun 21
5 nights
$357
 
 
Summer
Jun 22 - Sep 7
7 nights
$2,900
 
 
Fall
Sep 8 - Oct 26
5 nights
$357
 
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Amenities

Amenities

Block Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Half Baths
  • off master bedroom - toilet
    downstairs bath - toilet
    upstairs main bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Quiet Location, Beautiful 2 Acre grounds with gardens and pond, covered front porch, open side deck, private outdoor shower.

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