A unique Victorian summer home accessible only by boat, on one of the larger Thimble Islands surrounded by Long Island Sound in Stony Creek, CT (Town of Branford).
Park your car overshore and take the small pedestrian only ferry from a public dock in Stony Creek. http://www.thimbleislandsferry.com
The front porch of the 1898 home offers panoramic sunsets to the west. The sunrises in the eastern facing backyard that slopes down to a beach for swimming or launching a kayak. Propane is fuel source for cooking and hot water. Upgraded low-voltage solar lighting system inside the home provides lights and cell phone recharging. Drinking water comes from Town of Branford.
Home has four bedrooms, with a maximum capacity of ten people. Sleeps 8 comfortably.
The entire home rents for $3,400/week (includes cleaning and linens fees and $250 non-refundable reservation fee)
Keywords: CT summer rental; Island Summer House; summer house on island