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Beautiful, Modern, Green Home in Private Location with Open Floor Plan

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

2 Bed, 2 Bath with an Open Floor Plan Like a Loft in the Woods, Close to Beach

SATURDAY - SATURDAY ONLY! / NO PETS

SAT JULY 15 - 22 $3500. (THU 13 & FRI 14 AVAILABLE FOR $400. EACH EXTRA NIGHT WITH EARLY CHECKIN THURSDAY!)

SAT JULY 22 - 29 $3600.

SAT JULY 29 - AUG 5 $3600.

SAT AUGUST 5 - 12 $3600.

SAT AUGUST 12 - 19 $3600.

SAT AUGUST 19 - 26 $3600.

SAT AUGUST 26 - SEPT 2 $3500 (SAT 2 & SUN 3 WITH LATE CHECKOUT ON MONDAY FOR $400. EACH EXTRA NIGHT!)

PRIVATE & SECLUDED LOCATION (1.25 acre property)

This ''Green'' Nantucket home was designed and renovated in 2005 and is a Green home. The house has a large Solar panel on the bedroom southwest facing roof that provides 100% of the hot water May through October.

The house has 2 bedrooms and sleeps 4. The first floor is 1400 square feet, the lower level 700 square feet. The home is open like a loft, bright, airy with a lot of windows and light! There are ceiling fans in the kitchen, great room and master bedroom that help keep the house cool in the summer.. This is a 2000 square foot 2 bedroom home, NOT a small, cramped cottage with lots of small rooms..

KITCHEN

The kitchen has a 15 foot ceiling, lots of windows, skylight, 2 sliding doors and a ceiling fan. It is a chefs dream with everything you need. Kitchenaid® Architect Series appliances. (Refrigerator, Propane Range with Convection Oven and Dishwasher) There is a microwave and toaster. Fully stocked with pots, pans, dishes, silverware, utensils, popcorn maker, coffee maker, etc...

There is an island bar with seating for three, and a John Boos® kitchen table that seats 4. Full size standup washer and dryer unit is housed in the kitchen closet for easy access.

Bins outside for garbage and recycling are steps from the kitchen door to encourage the green lifestyle. Weber® charcoal grill for outdoor grilling. There's a large mahogany deck off the kitchen with a table and 4 chairs on the deck for outdoor dining and two lounge chairs.

GREAT ROOM

The great room is big with a twenty foot ceiling with a ceiling fan. The room is full of modern mid century furniture with a large comfortable couch and lots of artwork. It has a large coat closet with plenty of storage. Cambridge Soundworks® speakers to plug into your computer or iPhone. The house has excellent, SUPER fast WiFi.

MASTER BEDROOM

Queen size bed with brand new 400 thread count sheets, a walk in closet. 46' Samsung® HD Flatscreen HD TV, Infinity X1 Cable (HBO, Showtime, Cinemax), DVR, and AC. There is lots of artwork and sliding glass door onto an outdoor deck.

MASTER BATH

Bathroom is beautiful with Pennsylvania black slate non slip floors. A large walk-in shower with black late walls and floor with a glass shower door. A shower head with great water pressure and a handheld shower head. (The water is heated by solar) Theres a 40' X 60' glass block wall on the outside wall so it feels like an outdoor shower. Vanity with a large mirror and plenty of drawers for storage. Linen closet with cotton towels.

LOWER LEVEL

Bedroom on the lower level has two single twin beds, flat screen TV with Infinity X1 Cable (HBO, Showtime, Cinemax), DVR, and AC / Dehumidifier. Laminated Pergo® floors, large windows with lots of light and private entrance. New cotton bed linens. Full bathroom with tub and shower, vanity and mirror.

LOCATION

Located at the end of a private road in a very private, spot surrounded with woods, secluded and quiet! It is about 3 miles from town, 1 1/2 miles to Surfside beach and 3/4 of a mile to the south Shore. A bike path is at the end of my street to Surfside Road. There is also a shuttle stop for a quick ride into town. A car is recommended however. Don't be surprised if you see deer walking thru the yard early in the morning and early evening.

THE RENTAL PROPERTY INCLUDES

When you rent the house you get a beautiful, clean and organized house with all of the above. This is not a hotel. Plastic bags, laundry detergent, shampoo, soap, dishwasher detergent, saran wrap, sandwich bags, charcoal for the grill, etc... are the Renters Responsibility.

You Can Hear The Ocean On The Property!

More Details

Owner
Malcolm Brooks
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 31, 2017

About Malcolm Brooks

I have lived year round on Nantucket for 25 years. I own an advertising/web design company. I'm an artist, designer, sculptor, multi-media artist, painter, shoot digital photos and panoramas. I rent the house for extra income, get off the island for 5 weeks, take a road trip and visit friends and family.

PLEASE VISIT MY WEBSITE FOR LARGE AND MORE PHOTOS OF THE HOUSE. (The link is above Owners Profile)

Malcolm Brooks purchased this house in 2005

What makes this house unique

This house is in the woods, super private and secluded with NO nosey neighbors. It's at the very end of a dead end street that has no traffic on it. You can drive to town in five minutes!

Amenities

Nantucket House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Lower Level Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • MASTER BATH Large shower has a 4' x 6' glass block wall and glass shower door. The hot water is made from the solar panel on the roof. Beautiful non slip Pennsylvania black slate floor. Vanity with plenty of drawers with a sink and large mirror and a linen closet. Cotton towels. LOWER LEVEL BATH Bathroom with tub/shower, vanity, mirror, Pennsylvania black slate floor, Cotton towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Lower Level Bedroom
  • FIRST FLOOR MASTER BEDROOM Master bedroom with master bath are located on the first floor. Queen size bed with 400 thread count sheets. 46' Samsung® HD Flatscreen HD TV, Infinity X1 Cable (HBO, Showtime, Cinemax), DVR, and AC. Easy access shelving and storage for your clothes in a large walk in closet. The room is bright and sunny with lots of windows, 15 foot ceiling with a ceiling fan and AC. You rarely need the air conditioning. A sliding glass door and private deck on the south side. LOWER LEVEL BEDROOM Bedroom on the lower level has two single twin beds, flat screen TV with Infinity X1 Cable (HBO, Showtime, Cinemax), DVR, and AC / Dehumidifier. Laminated Pergo® floors, large windows with lots of light and private entrance. New cotton bed linens.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 beach chairs
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Beautiful, Modern, Green Home in Private Location with Open Floor Plan
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews
5

Great Nantucket Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We - a German couple with our 8 year old son - really loved our stay at Malcom's House. It has a great private setting and a wonderful open space feeling with a lot of sun light. We liked how Malcolm furnished his home with a lot of love for details. Malcolm was a great host, very responsive and helpful. We took the bikes to get into town and to the beaches close by, but the car to get to Cisco Beach which is great for surfing and boogie boarding. Nantucket Surf School offers high standard surf lessons there. Our son loved it. All in all a perfect location for our summer vacation! We would have loved to stay longer and hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review, Im glad you had a wonderful vacation in my home. Come back soon :)
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5

Great Space, Good Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 9 nights and this house was an excellent fit for our family of 4 - very open, bright, clean and comfortable. The kitchen is perfect - everything you could possibly need, easy to work in and keep clean. The beds are comfortable too - which is usually hard for us to find. We had some very hot days and the AC downstairs kept up with it and we never had to turn on the AC in the upstairs bedroom.

Location is good - we definitely needed a car. The beach at the end of the road was closed for nesting birds so we drove to a beach every day. It's an easy drive into town and good central starting point for any adventure.

Malcolm is a pleasure to deal with - I highly recommend this home!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review, Im glad you had a great vacation and enjoyed staying in my home.
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful week, and Malcolm's house was perfect. We did a lot of cycling and having a bike path at the end of the private road was very convenient to get into town or to the beach. It was wonderfully quiet and peaceful. The house was well appointed, especially the kitchen which had everything you needed. Beds were very comfortable. Thanks Malcolm for sharing your home.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review, Im glad your family had a great week and vacation in my home.
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5

Great Location and House

  • 5 of 5

House is in a perfect location, about 1.5 miles up the street from Surfside Beach - our favorite - and a few miles from town. Bike path is right at end of lane, from there you can run or bike all over island. My athletic teens took an am run or bike ride down to Surfside or in o town every morning

Kitchen is well-equipped and first floor is very large and sunny. House is extremely private and peaceful, which was very important to us. EXCELLENT WIFI and cell service, which was also important since we both had to stay in some contact with work. Easy drive to town or large/new Stop and Shop for groceries.

We stayed for two weeks and hit every beach on the island depending on the day. Highlight was driving out to Great Point - in our SUV - glorious day and we had the beach to ourselves.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank for the review and I'm glad your family loved staying at my house for 2 weeks. Yes, its a fantastic location. You are more then welcome back next summer. Thanks again!
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New York City
5

Perfect Nantucket getaway house for two

  • 5 of 5

A friend who had stayed at this house the summer before recommended it to us, and it was the perfect choice! My husband and I rented for two weeks, and we didn't want to leave. It looks even better in person than in the pictures. The house has a great modern layout - lots of light! -- and it is impeccably maintained.

Also, the house is nicely appointed on the lot with plenty of privacy. Some nights, you can even hear the ocean, and there are beautiful birds; it's just lovely. We spent a lot of time out on the deck, which is the perfect place for a cocktail or dinner.

The house had everything we needed - was well appointed with appliances, pots & pans, a washer & dryer, etc. And it's really close to town so we were able to take advantage of many of the great restaurants Nantucket has to offer.

We've already booked Malcolm's house for later this summer. This house is a Nantucket gem!

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Im glad you enjoyed your stay. Everyone who stays or visits the house says it feels like home and they love the privacy. I would recommend bringing a car however, the island is a lot bigger then you think. Thanks for your review!
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3

Nice space but needs attention to detail

  • 3 of 5

PROS: This great private house is in a central location. There's lots of privacy and the first floor has a nice open floor plan, great circulation of air with the fans and modern appointments. The transaction with Malcolm was easy and he let us check in early.

CONS: My biggest issue was the pervasive mold/mildew smell in the downstairs basement. Nantucket is very humid and this was a rainy season but the smell was unbearable despite a constantly running humidifier. Had I known this, it would have been a deal breaker. If you need one bedroom and didn't need this downstairs space the rental would have been fine. The other issue is that the place needs to be PROFESSIONALLY cleaned before guests stay. Dirty floors and cobwebs all over were not what we expected. Also, the very basic amenities like hand soap, paper towels (would have helped me keep it cleaner!) and garbage bags are inexpensive and should have been left for guests so they don't have shop for these in town.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As far as a smell and stuffiness downstairs: There was an AC unit in the window of the downstairs bedroom and if you run the AC there is no smell or stuffiness at all. You can not open the windows downstairs because of the extremely high humidity on the island, and the house being 3/4 of a mile from the ocean. (A sheet is sent to all renters with tips about staying in the house and this issue is addressed) There's also a dehumidifier. As far as supplying soap, plastic bags, paper towels, household items, etc... That's the renters responsibility. The house is professionally cleaned. She cleans the entire house, top to bottom, drawers, floors, shelves, etc. between each rental. There has never been a complaint about the above issues in the past. I want everyone to have a 5 star experience and stay at the house.
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Rates & Availability

Nantucket House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer Week 1
Jul 15 2017 - Jul 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
Summer Week 2
Jul 22 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,600
 
 
Summer Week 3
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,600
 
 
Summer Week 4
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,600
 
 
Summer Week 5
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,600
 
 
Summer Week 6
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,600
 
 
Summer Week 7
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$3,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

All renters pay 50% up front and the remaining balance due by June 20.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Nantucket Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Muse
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Steamship Authority
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Miacomet Golf Course (Public)
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Fairgrounds
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
South Shore
Car: not necessary

Beautiful modern home located at the end of a road in a very private spot surrounded with woods, secluded and quiet! It is about 3 miles from town, 1 1/2 miles to Surfside beach and 3/4 of a mile to the south Shore. A bike path is at the end of my road that leads to Surfside Road. There is also a shuttle stop for a quick ride into town. Do not be surprised if you see deer walking thru the yard in the early morning.

You Can Hear The Ocean On The Property!

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