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Stunning 1882 Victorian, 4BR/2.5BA, Gorgeous Designer Renovation, Hip Location

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 BR, 2.5 BA - Neptune Township Mercantile Registration # R02552-00002

We are now accepting reservations at Chadwick Cottage in Ocean Grove for the Summer of 2018. Fodor’s named Ocean Grove one of the 15 Best Beaches in the World in 2014. Good Housekeeping Magazine ranked Ocean Grove one of the best beach towns in America in 2017. Why? Because Ocean Grove is easily one of the most eye-catching beach towns you will ever see. Victorian architecture is a major draw of the area as is the beach and boardwalk. The downtown district—with cute shops and restaurants—is just two blocks from the famed boardwalk. You go to the Shore for the beach and Ocean Grove’s is pristine. It’s popular with families for its annual sandcastle and kite-flying contests, volleyball games, and boogey board races. Ocean Grove is a one-hour drive from Manhattan and Philadelphia, or you can take the train, bus or high-speed ferry from Manhattan.

Also be sure to check out our great prices for the remarkably beautiful months of September & October. During September & October, the sunlight at the Jersey Shore transforms into a thick, plush, gold. It’s not your imagination, the light really is different and at its most beautiful of the year. The lively beer gardens, bars and restaurants in Asbury Park have great events planned all Fall - like Oktoberfest at the Festhalle & Biergarten - just a five minute walk from Chadwick Cottage. Other great fall events in Ocean Grove include: the Giant Fall Flea Market on Sep 9, the British Car Show on Sep 16, the Fall Harvest Festival & Craft Show on Oct 7, the Halloween Parade for Pets & Kids on Oct 28.

Ocean Grove is also the perfect storybook village to celebrate the Fall & Winter holidays. The town sparkles with holiday lights and decorations and the shops in Ocean Grove and Asbury Park offer creative holiday gifts. The Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar runs from late November through mid December and transforms Convention Hall into a winter wonderland with twinkling lights, hot cider, mulled wine, live music, Santa photos and a Christmas Market of great holiday gifts. Everything you need to get into the holiday spirit. The Victorian Holiday Festival and House Tour in Ocean Grove is on Dec 9 - 10. On New Year's Eve, there is a beautiful Black Tie Masquerade Ball in Asbury Park at the Grand Arcade in Convention Hall.

Girls' Getaway Weekend in Ocean Grove is Feb 23 - 25, 2018 and offers Cooking Classes, Wine Tastings & Spa Packages.

Chocolate Lovers' Weekend in Ocean Grove is March 11 - 12, 2017 & probably March 10 - 11, 2018. It offers chocolate indulgences at all the Restaurants, Inns & Shops in town plus Spa Packages.

Chadwick Cottage is an historic Queen Anne Victorian built in 1882. It is available as both a Vacation Rental and as a Filming Location. It was completely restored, updated and professionally decorated and landscaped in 2001. It's located in Ocean Grove, NJ - a National Historic District. Chadwick Cottage is just a two minute walk to all the quaint shops & restaurants on Ocean Grove's Main Avenue. And it's just a quick five minute walk across the charming footbridge over Wesley Lake to all the hip bars, restaurants, shops, art galleries, theaters & music venues in Asbury Park. There are also tons of great activities for kids: Surfing Lessons at the Summertime Surf School, Arcade Games at the Silverball Museum (180 games - pinball, skeeball, video games), Asbury Splash Park, Asbury Miniature Golf, Glassblowing workshops at the Hot Sand glassblowing studio, Paint Your Own Ceramics at the Git Fired Up ceramics studio, etc. It's no wonder that Fodor's named Ocean Grove as one of its 15 Best Beaches for 2014.

This home is 2,000 square feet. It has a large, shaded front porch and side porch that overlook beautiful plantings. This home is just a 55 minute drive to Midtown Manhattan and is also just a five minute walk to Asbury Park, NJ - with all it's great restaurants & bars and it's amazing live music scene. Both Bruce Springsteen and Bon Jovi got their starts playing in Asbury Park at the Stone Pony.

Chadwick Cottage has two wood burning fireplaces - one in the living room and another in the dining room. So Chadwick Cottage is the perfect place to get away all four seasons of the year - Summer, Fall, Winter & Spring.

On the first floor, this beautiful, spacious home features a large foyer with a front staircase and powder room, a living room with a corner fireplace and stained glass windows, a dining room with a corner fireplace, stained glass windows and a glass pass-thru to the cook's kitchen. The kitchen features custom glass cabinetry, a double under-mount sink with garbage disposal, extensive marble countertops and stainless steel appliances. Off the kitchen, there is a bar room perfect for mixing cocktails and brewing morning coffee, this room also features an under-mount sink, extensive marble countertops, a professional ice-maker, and custom cabinetry including a pantry that hides a full-sized front-loading stacked washer and dryer. Also off the kitchen is a large back foyer that contains antique cabinetry and a back staircase.

Upstairs features four private bedrooms, two of these bedrooms feature queen-sized beds and stained glass windows, two feature full-sized beds. Each bedroom features either extensive clothes closets or large wardrobes and dressers. There is also a large linen closet and a storage closet. Upstairs also has two beautiful full bathrooms. The front bathroom features an historic claw foot tub/shower, stained glass windows and marble sink. The back bathroom features a beautiful glass enclosed stall shower with a cascade shower head that releases a 'soft rain' flow of water from the ceiling. The back bathroom also has an antique pedestal sink.

This house is situated in Ocean Grove, NJ one of the Jersey Shore's finest year-round seaside resorts. Known as 'the Jewel of the Jersey Shore,' Ocean Grove has the highest concentration of authentic Victorian architecture in the country. This national historic treasure offers one square mile of natural beauty, including pristine beaches, tree-lined streets, serene boardwalk and parks, music & lecture programs, unique eateries, and a quaint shopping district.

Located along the beach, Ocean Grove is strategically situated at the geographic center of the Jersey Shore with Sandy Hook to the north and Atlantic City to the south, and all of the Shore's attractions within easy access. Only an hour’s drive from Manhattan (to the north) and 90 minutes from Philadelphia (to the south), Ocean Grove is a weekend, summer, and year-round destination for domestic and international travelers. Ocean Grove is also easily accessible by train and bus via New Jersey Transit. Newark Airport is the closest airport and the NJ Transit train runs from Newark Airport to Asbury Park, NJ - that train station is just a nine minute walk from Chadwick Cottage. Perhaps the most fun way to get between NYC and Ocean Grove is to take the Seastreak Ferry from East 35th Street or Wall Street to Atlantic Highlands, NJ and then grab an Uber from there to Chadwick Cottage in Ocean Grove. The ferry ride takes about 40 minutes. The Uber ride takes about 30 minutes. The ferry costs $21 to $27 and the Uber runs about $60 for up to six people. The ferry ride travels under the Verrazano Bridge and directly past the Statue of Liberty.

Summertime in Ocean Grove is filled with arts and craft shows, giant flea markets, guided historical walking tours, house tours, performances by famous named artists at the legendary Great Auditorium and much more. Having expanded into a town for all seasons, Ocean Grove now holds events year round to celebrate the uniqueness of this Victorian town, such as The Victorian House Tour in December, Chocolate Lovers Weekend in February, and the Garden State Film Festival in April. A stroll along Main Avenue anytime of the year is a rich reminder of Victorian life with its many quaint gift shops and antique stores. The Ocean Grove Boardwalk connects to the Bradley Beach Boardwalk to the south and the beautiful and hopping Asbury Park Boardwalk to the north with its shops, restaurants, chic lounges, casual bars and other entertainment venues.

The Asbury Park Boardwalk and Cookman Avenue Shopping District host Summer Bonfires on the beach (Fridays in June, Wednesdays in July & August) and everyday amusements such as pinball at the Silverball Museum, a whimsical WaterPark for kids, a miniature golf course, and glass-blowing at Hot Sand. The music scene in Asbury Park also remains a staple for visitors. The famed Stone Pony which launched the careers of Bruce Springsteen and John Bon Jovi continues to be a sentimental favorite while Convention Hall, Wonder Bar, The Saint, Paramount Theatre and green spaces along the boardwalk play host to bands and other performers year-round. There is not a day that goes by without live music in Asbury Park.

Many guests at our house like to rent bicycles at the Ocean Grove Hardware Store on Main Avenue in Ocean Grove or at Brielle Cyclery on the Asbury Park Boardwalk. The area's flat terrain makes for easy riding for people of all ages.

House Rules

1. We require the Renter to review, complete and sign a lease agreement when they reserve our home.

2. We do not allow folks to play music on the porch at any time. Quiet hours on the porch run between 9PM - 9AM. No blasting music in the house at any time.

3. We do not allow gatherings/parties/events with outside guests to be hosted on the premises - only the guests listed on the lease are allowed.

4. No pets.

5. No smoking in the house.

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Ocean Grove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • 2.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (2). There is also one twin size inflatable mattress that can be set up as you wish.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Chadwick Cottage is available as both a Vacation Rental and as a Filming Location. During the Summer, we include eight season-long beach badges for guests to use during their stay. We DO NOT allow parties/receptions/weddings/rehearsal dinners, etc to be hosted on the premises. ATTENTION MILITARY – We can accommodate the Joint Travel Regulations payment terms for Uniformed Service Members and DOD Civilian Employees traveling on business.


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Stunning 1882 Victorian, 4BR/2.5BA, Gorgeous Designer Renovation, Hip Location
average rating of 4.9534883 based on 43 reviews
Los Angeles

Excellent in every way.

  • 5 of 5

We fell in love with the property the moment we entered the house. Every consideration was made for a wonderful stay. The property was provisioned with every conceivable need of the renter. We were there during a snow storm and the owner's generosity of spirit was extraordinary. We have stayed in many VRBO properties and this far exceeded our expectations. We had a fantastic vacation.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Queen Anne style home, lots of room, large kitchen, walkable to beach and town.

  • 5 of 5

My family celebrated Christmas at Chadwick Cottage in Ocean Grove. We have visited the town many times, and love walking along the beach, seeing the lovely Victorian homes. Staying in December was new, and the family enjoyed it all - exploring Asbury Park, walking along the beaches, making meals together in the lovely big kitchen. The owner was great to work with, and provided a very thoughtful guide to, for example, understanding the heating system, using the dish washer, finding logs for the fireplace along with recommendations for activities and restaurants nearby. This worked so well, I look forward to coming again!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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It is stunning

  • 5 of 5

After our stay in New Orleans we had high expectations and we weren't disappointed.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A beautiful historic house, completely up to date.

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was enjoyable. Perfect for a girls weekend. We walked every where. The owner provided an extensive orientation guide that left no question. Two of the bedrooms were pretty small and tight for two people. We didn't really use the tv, but if someone wanted to it's very small. The historic claw foot tub was gorgeous but not practical for showering purposes, which made it challenging for 8 women essentially using the other stand up

Shower. We really enjoyed the porch and sat out there a lot. We will come back to this lovely home.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Manlius, NY

Fantastic home in ideal location

  • 5 of 5

Several family members, including an infant, throughly enjoyed this lovely, relaxing, well-equipped home. The location is ideal: close to beach, and walking bridge to restaurants etc in neighboring Asbury Park. Communication with owners was smooth and informative. Would definitely return/recommend!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely house very well maintained good location for beach and dining options

  • 4 of 5

Just a few suggestions a radio and small table and chairs in the kitchen would be lovely baby gates for the stairs and porch steps would make staying with young children a lot less stressful!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What makes this house unique

Chadwick Cottage is available as both a Vacation Rental and as a Filming Location.

Historic Queen Anne home with amazing architectural details that underwent a complete designer renovation and professional decoration in 2000. Historic charm with all the modern amenities and conveniences.

ATTENTION MILITARY – We can accommodate the Joint Travel Regulations payment terms for Uniformed Service Members and DOD Civilian Employees traveling on business.


SeaGrass Restaurant
"Great restaurant in Ocean Grove. Beautiful inside and out. Perfect for dinner or a fine lu..."
The Starving Artist
"Great restaurant. Charming indoors and unique covered garden room outside. Not to be missed."
Nagle's Apothecary Cafe
"Excellent restaurant and ice cream parlor. Perfect for breakfast & lunch."
Yvonnes Cafe -- CLOSED
"Great cafe for breakfast, lunch & dinner. "
Day's Ice Cream
"Delicious, unique ice cream parlor. A step back in time. Beautiful covered garden room - t..."
The Stone Pony
"The Stone Pony is one of the world's best known music venues. It is known as a starting poin..."
Twisted Tree Cafe
" Amazing organic restaurant with live music. Great food and ..."
" Elegant restaurant with great food. Sharp bar & lounge on the..."
Great Auditorium, The
"Huge concert hall. Great concert series during the summer months."
Old Man Rafferty -- CLOSED
" Fun, family-friendly restaurant and bar."
Bistro Ole -- CLOSED
" Excellent Portuguese Latin Infused cuisine. Tasty & fun. "
"A very chic cocktail lounge on the Asbury Park Boardwalk. Truly elegant and special – very ..."
"Porta, the Neapolitan pizza restaurant and dance club in Asbury Park, is a good time. The re..."
Johnny Mac
"A irish bar specializing in spirits in Asbury Park that offers a FREE pizza with every drink!"
Bond Street Bar & Grill
"Very fun, hip bar in Asbury Park. Small. A bit of a dive, but clean. Cheap eats. Cheap drin..."
Brickwall Tavern
"A hot spot in Asbury Park, serving a variety of drinks and serving comfort and bar type cuisine"
Baca Sports Lounge -- CLOSED
"A downtown sports lounge that finds the perfect balance between upscale and inviting. Great..."
McLoone's Asbury Grille
"A great restaurant downstairs. Upstairs there is a separate supper club upstairs that featu..."
The Wonder Bar
"A great dive bar in Asbury Park with amazing music. Plus the great yappy hour where you can..."
Silverball Museum II
"With about 200 games, the museum has something for everyone. The main focus is on pinball ga..."
MOGO Korean Fusion Tacos
"Fast, convenient eclectic Tacos with special Korean marinades served on flour tortillas. Am..."
Asbury Lanes -- CLOSED
"A classic 1950’s Bowling Alley that is now also an incredibly hip dive bar and live music ve..."
Cafe Volan
"A delicious and hip coffee bar on Bangs Avenue is Asbury Park. They craft an amazing cappuc..."
"Great sushi & fine Japanese Cuisine in a chic space on Bangs Avenue in Asbury Park. "
"Excellent place for breakfast, lunch and brunch in Asbury Park."
Stella Marina
"Stella Marina serves classic Italian cuisine and they have a great wine list. They are on th..."
"Cuban cuisine and contemporary Latin ambiance. Cubacan gives you the feel of the island lif..."
Langosta Lounge
"Boasts vacation-inspired cuisine, creative cocktails, & live music. Open for lunch and dinn..."
La Tapatia
"Best Mexican Food in Asbury Park. Friendly staff, colorful space. Great food and excellent ..."
Hot Sand Glassblowing Studio
"Hot Sand is a glassblowing art studio on Cookman Avenue that has a bunch of interactive acti..."
Sunset Landing
"Great breakfast and lunch place on Deal Lake is Asbury Park. Rustic Log Cabin with great de..."
Paramount Theatre
"Thanks to superior acoustics and stage visibility, the Paramount Theatre is the area's premi..."
Confections of a Rock$tar
"Featured on the Food Network, it’s a great bakery that offers extraordinary Cupcakes, Cookie..."
Casa Di Dolci
The Saint
"The Saint is a music venue located in Asbury Park, New Jersey. It is reminiscent of places l..."
Fish Urban Dining -- CLOSED
"Upscale seafood restaurant in a hip setting. Great bar with value priced happy hour. "
Goldie's -- CLOSED
"Goldie’s is a very chic restaurant and bar that just happens to serve vegetarian food. Amaz..."
Pascal & Sabine
"Delicious French restaurant with a glamorous bar that has an old-world feel. Excellent wine..."
Brielle Cyclery -- CLOSED
"Excellent bike shop right on the Asbury Park Boardwalk. The perfect place to rent a bike or..."
The ShowRoom
"The Showroom is Asbury Park’s Art House Cinema – the play “best indie arthouse films, along ..."
Cheese On Main
"Cheese on Main has a vast selection of domestic and imported cheeses. The shop also offers ..."
The Buttered Biscuit
"Great breakfast & lunch place on Main Street in Bradley Beach. Enormous portions of delicio..."
Del Ponte's Bakery
"A truly top notch Italian-American Bakery. Very impressive range of delicious baked goods &..."
Del Ponte's Coal Fired Pizza
"Best pizza in NJ, by far. This place is modeled after the original Patsy Grimaldi’s Pizza u..."
Vic's Pizza
"Vic’s is a family friendly, budget priced restaurant and bar. Extremely popular with famili..."
Bamboo Leaf
"Excellent Thai food is not easy to find at the Jersey Shore and the Bamboo Leaf delivers. A..."
Frank's Deli & Restaurant
"A true time warp – a classic Jersey Deli & Diner straight out of the 1950’s. Not trying to ..."
Asbury Splash Park
"Kids can cool off in the popular Splash Park. Great lounge chairs for parents to relax and ..."
Asbury Eighteen Mini-Golf
"One of the best Mini-Golf courses the Jersey Shore has to offer. Relax and enjoy a round or..."
Parlor Gallery
"Parlor Gallery is New Jersey’s premier art gallery hosting some of the finest established an..."
Laurie's Country Market -- CLOSED
"Just a 1½ blocks across the tracks from the Bradley Beach town square, Laurie’s Farm Market ..."
Summertime Surf School
"Excellent Surfing School for kids & adults at the 8th Avenue Beach in Asbury Park at the nor..."
Git' Fired Up Pottery Playhouse -- CLOSED
"Git Fired Up is a paint your own pottery, mosaic, and glass-fusing studio located at the Jer..."
Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Newark Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Asbury Festhalle & Biergarten
Nearest Golf
2.8 Miles
Shark River Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.4 Miles
New Jersey Transit
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Ocean Grove

Chadwick Cottage is available as both a Vacation Rental & a Filming Location.

ATTENTION MILITARY – We can accommodate the Joint Travel Regulations payment terms for Uniformed Service Members and DOD Civilian Employees traveling on business.




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140
Township Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $1,000

We require all guest to review, complete and sign a lease agreement when they reserve our home.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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