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Sunny, breezy house with large deck and yard on quiet road near Ridgevale Beach

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,016 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms, sleeps 9, 2 full baths plus an outside shower

This delightful, relaxing hideaway is situated on a private road in West Chatham, Cape Cod. Ridgevale Beach is within walking distance, and it's just a short three miles to downtown Chatham. Enjoy the large deck or get a good game of ball going in the yard. The Chatham spur of the Cape Cod Rail Trail is about 1/2 mile away. This is a great home in a great location.

Two bedrooms and a full bath are on the 2nd floor. These bedrooms have window unit air conditioners if you need them. One bedroom has a full size bed and the other has 3 twin size beds. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, a full bath, eat-in kitchen and living room. One bedroom has a full size bed and the other has 2 twin size beds. Fans are provided in all bedrooms and the living room. No living spaces in the basement, just the washer and dryer. The house is situated such that it often receives a nice breeze, especially when enjoying the deck.

Come stay with us!

No smoking, no pets and no groups of college students. Map it! 16 Toms' Way, off Ridgevale Road.

More Details

Jim and Ellen Aspell
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Jim and Ellen Aspell

We have loved vacationing at the Cape since we were children. It has always been a special place with a pace all its own. We have shared our love of the Cape with our children over the past 20+ years, anchored at our house.

Why Jim and Ellen Aspell chose West Chatham

This house is classic Cape Cod, minus the dark wood paneling. Being on a quiet road, but within walking distance of the beach has been a perfect relaxing location. It is away from the hustle and bustle (and traffic!) of downtown and an easy starting out point for just about anything you want to do.


West Chatham House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2016 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , hot and cold water!
  • You supply towels for your needs. A washer and dryer are located in the basement of the house for your convenience.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 3 twin/ single
  • You supply linens for your needs. A washer and dryer are located in the basement of the house for your convenience. No bedrooms in the basement.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Kitchen has granite countertops with an undermount sink and is fully equipped with plates, glasses, flatware, pots, pans and many gadgets. Octagonal picnic table on deck seats 8 and has a large shade umbrella. Outdoor shower on deck so your feet don't bring the sand inside!


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Sunny, breezy house with large deck and yard on quiet road near Ridgevale Beach
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews

Fantastic Home Away From Home!

  • 4 of 5

Had a terrific mini vacation at this lovely home away from home. It was very spacious and comfortable with a cozy feel. Loved to take jogs, after dinner walks down to the beach and of course leisurely strolls with morning cup of coffee. Loved the deck and the outside shower was very nice to have to wash off sand. This house is in an excellent, quiet location so close to Main Street and not far at all from main site-seeing attractions. I would most definitely recommend staying at this spacious home away from home!

A must-do, impressive tour,quite informative and well worth the time was the Cranberry Bog Tour ( 20 minutes or so from the house. Need to call ahead to reserve a seat for the tour (508/364-6474)

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2014
  • Stayed: September 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Chatham Airport - General Aviation
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Chatham Seaside Links
Nearest Beach
0.7 Miles
Ridgevale Beach
Car: necessary

Chatham, the 'elbow' of Cape Cod, is surrounded by water on 3 sides. The town is home to many antique houses and a vibrant fishing industry. There are a variety of beaches to chose from: with some wave action on the east Atlantic side, few waves on the south Nantucket Sound side or no waves on the north Pleasant Bay side or Oyster Pond beach in town. In addition, Chatham has several freshwater ponds with beaches. The Cape Cod League baseball games are a fun way to see today's college athletes compete. Some former Cape Cod league players are now in the major leagues! Shopping in the downtown district is a delight and an adventure; no 'mall' shops here! Take a break at one of the excellent restaurants. Go hiking, bird watching, seal watching or take a boat to the outer beach and enjoy the surf of the Atlantic Ocean. The Chatham spur of the Cape Cod Rail Trail is 1/2 mile away. For the kids, mini-golf is nearby as are trampolines, arcades and bowling. Don't miss the ice cream at Short & Sweet (The Old Schoolhouse) on Route 28. Enjoy Chatham!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional
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Additional information about rental rates

For week-long rentals in the summer, trash pickup is provided twice a week: Wednesday and Saturday. For Shoulder Season or Indian Summer, you must bring trash to the transfer station 3/4 mile away at a cost of $2 per bag.

Once you have confirmed the rental period you are looking for, I will send out a lease. 50% of the rental due within 14 days of reservation. Balance due 1 month before arrival. Checks only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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