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Town Harbor Ln, Founders Landing Beach, Southold, North Fork, LI, NY

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights


About the property

Shopping, Beaches, Farm stands, Wine, Let me know your weeks for summer 2017!

BI - Weekly rental - Bring the Dog(s) & Work Here! WIFI & CABLE Beautiful Retreat

Spring and Summer 2017 - Let me know your Weeks !!

Long term rentals available September 2017 - May 2018

Founders Landing Beach Cottage: Just back your clothes and your swim suit - -nothing else is needed

Walk to the water - The Private Beach is only 3 houses away to the end of the block. Founders Landing Beach is less than 1 block away.

2 Bedrooms 1 Full Bathroom Sleeps 4 -5 comfortably in Southold, Long Island, North Fork, Wine Country, New York, by Greenport, Orient Point, and East Marion.

Available NOW 2017 for the full season, bi-weekly or monthly.

The appeal of our Southold Summer Cottage on Town Harbor Lane,

Firstly is the LOCATION!!

It all begins the moment you walk in the door to beautiful wood floors with a nice open floor plan and air conditioning for the Hot days in every room.

But most times you will experience a Beautiful breeze because you are just a short walk to Sandy Founders landing beach. Or 3 Houses away to the water at the end of the block.


TV with cable, INTERNET / WIFI - Just hook up and work from here if you have to - -Great for SUMMER FRIDAYS

Hardwood floors on 1/2 acre property with NEW outdoor deck and Webber Gas BBQ grill - Great for evening grilling after a long hard day at the beach!

Basement for storage of recreational gear and NEW washer / dryer that you have complete access to.

Full kitchen newly redone with dishwasher.

Towels & bed linens can be made available OR Bring your own

One Minute to Founders Landing Beach on beautiful Peconic Bay -PRIME PRIME location - amazing views and your Kids will love the Playground, You will love the Lifeguard, additionally there is a boat ramp, and beach Concession with toilets.

Take your bike up to the IGA, or the 7-11 at the top of the street. OR go shopping for the day to Tanger we are only a 1/2 hour drive.

We are Less than 2 hours from Manhattan or Brooklyn by car or the Hampton Jitney (AND THEY WILL EVEN ALLOW YOUR PET ON THE BUS!).

And among over 60 world-class vineyards and scenic farmland.

How to get here: YOU CAN COMMUTE:


FERRYS: North Ferry Co., Inc. P.O. Box 589, Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965 (631) 749-0139

Greenport is accessible by car, train, bus and boat being approximately 10 minutes from the Orient Point ferry terminal for those coming from or going to Connecticut.

The Shelter Island ferry terminal is located in Greenport and offers a shortcut to the Hampton's, Montauk and the South Fork of Long Island.

North Ferry - between Greenport and Shelter Island North Ferry

South Ferry - between North Haven and Shelter Island South Ferry


The Long Island Rail Road features service from Penn Station in Manhattan to Greenport. Long Island Rail Road train station in Greenport with daily service to New York City AND a new weekend service Check their web site or call them at (631) 231-5477 for updated schedules.


The Hampton Jitney offers bus service to Manhattan and airport connections. NORTHFORK & BROOKLYN Fares: Click to see our fare table.

Hampton Jitney, Inc. - 395 County Road 39A Southampton, NY 11968

From Eastern Long Island - (631) 283-4600

From New York City - (212) 362-8400


The Suffolk County Transit bus system makes easy connections from the Long Island Railroad station in Greenport, NY. Check their web site or call them at (631) 852-5200 for updated schedules.

Taxi AND CAR SERVICE Island Cab Company (631) 786-2173.

Or maybe you need to get here fast from the City - -Come on out Helicopter style.

We are just a short stroll to the water with gorgeous bay views of Shelter Island. You can rent a Kayak locally from EAGLE'S NECK PADDLING COMPANY - Kayak and Paddle Board Tours 631-765-3502 and be in the water on a tour with them or on your own.

Activities and ATTRACTIONS:

With so much to choose from, where will you start?

Antiquing, fishing, Estate sales, horseback riding, sailing, kayaking, wind-surfing, cycling ( We provide 2 Bicycles) , golfing, tennis, wineries, Splish Splash water park, aquarium, dinosaur museum, historic towns, outlet shopping at Tanger, marina, farm stands featuring the freshest local produce and flowers are all part of the North fork experience.

Southold is in the heart of an assortment of wineries, antique shops, and farm stands. Only a few miles from The Greenport Ferry to the South Fork, this includes Sag Harbor, the Hamptons, and Montauk and ocean beaches. We hope you come and enjoy our home as much as we do.

Southold is 2 hours east of Manhattan. The Hampton Jitney stops right in Southold at Feather Hill, and we are also very close to (LIRR) in Southold or Greenport. For New England guests we are 20 minutes from the New London-Orient ferry.

So pack up your car and come on out - -Explore the north fork from this Prime Location in the lovely vacation village of Southold!

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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2016

About Hannah

There is something about being able to sit into your car and to just drive out to the North fork. It relaxes you and renews you the minute you see the open fields, the farm stands. Make a stop at the Winery's, Pick up something for dinner and to veg out on the back deck with a glass of wine, or take a quick walk down to the waters edge.

We have been sharing our beach cottage for years with various renters. Give us a call and come enjoy the North Fork for a while. You wont regret it.

Hannah purchased this house in 1985

Why Hannah chose North Fork

The Town Harbor Lane, Beach cottage is a great place to come out to and relax. We love it here and we know you will also. The minute you reach the North Road, open the car windows and feel the stress leaves your bones. You will feel like you are on a far off vacation but your only an hour from home.

The Beach Cottage is a Minutes walk to the exclusive Founders Landing beach, this is the place to be for the summer - once you see it you will love it. Plenty of space to lay out - sit and read that book or magazine that you have been wanting to, or just take a cat nap. Let the sun, sea and view take you away.

Many award-winning wineries, antique shops, art galleries, and many many other attractions including GOLF await you after your beach time.

ALSO for the kids the 6th largest water park Splish Splash located in Calverton, NY. On 96-acres It features 30 rides & runs from May - September. Travel Channel ranked Splish Splash the 3rd best water park in the US. and its only 30 minutes or less by car!

The surrounding area is ideal for hiking, miniature golf, fishing, sailing, restaurants, cinemas, pumpkin / apple picking and fresh vegetable farm stands.

Come for the weekend and visit all the local wineries without the worry of a long drive home. And we accommodate small pets!!

What makes this house unique

Great Location In the Heart town of Southold, on Town Harbor Lane - Walk down to Founders landing beach, or Walk up to the North Fork Table and Inn for an elegant dinner - -or grab some lunch from their food truck!

Feel like exploring - Minutes car to the Town of Southold or Greenport - Take a ferry ride from Greenport to Shelter Island for a day trip - Its awesome and you could continue on to sag harbor if you get and early start!

Explore Orient Point with all the biking and running trails to discover. Or Just beach it - -with all the wonderful Bay and LI Sound beaches the North Fork has to offer - try a different one every day!

Bike into town to grocery shop, buy fresh fish at the Southold Fish Market - Caught that morning on your table that night - With a bottle of Local wine - Life in Southold does not get any better than this.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Hannah and Bill,

THANK you so much for sharing your beautiful summer home. We grilled on the BBQ every night we were here and Last night we walked up to the North Fork Table and Inn - (Thank you for that great recommendation - Food was out of this world!!) WE had a fantastic time on the beach (had the entire beach to ourselves) ever day except the one day it rained. We decided to go shopping at Tanger Outlets. It was a nice ride, even in the rain.

The House was perfect for our lovely, relaxing 2 week break we needed from running our business. Quiet & serene, clean and well kept.

Thank you for meeting us to hand over the keys, being so helpful, and giving us the lay of the land.

The location of the property is great - so close to both the beach and bay. AGAIN Thank you so much :-) We will be back in the Fall!
May 2014
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Southold House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - Small child can sleep on Sofa in livingroom
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
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(2 traveler reviews)

Town Harbor Ln, Founders Landing Beach, Southold, North Fork, LI, NY
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

This is THE spot!

  • 5 of 5

This is THE spot!

Each summer my family ( 2 adult and 2 kids ) spend two weeks on the North Fork. The last few years we have stayed at various condos, hotels and homes, but we have now found our spot. I highly recommend this home for a few reasons :

1. The house- It is well maintained. Very clean and stocked with everything we needed from beach chairs / towels to kitchen supplies. The backyard is huge with lots of space for the kids to play. We BBQ a few nights on the back deck and it was perfect.

2. Location- Walk to the beach and walk to town. Amazing! We walked and rode our bikes everywhere including some wineries. This house is a short drive to Greenport, Shelter Island and Orient State Park. The location is ideal.

3. The Owners- Simply put they are great, very responsive if you need anything. They even gave us great tips on where to go and what to do. (rainy day activities ideas were very helpful)

We were sad to leave and cannot wait to return. Thank you for a wonderful vacation spot, it is the perfect combination of beach and country cottage.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Love this place - great location and great rental

  • 5 of 5

We LOVE this place! We came last summer for a family vacation and again for a few days this Spring. The house is very clean and comfortable. There were no issues with the accommodations whatsoever. The owner (and her daughter) are very pleasant to deal with. They answered all questions, helped us connect to the Wifi, and left local restaurant menus.

The location is fantastic- near the bay beach and excellent restaurants! The neighborhood is a great place for a bike ride or a leisurely stroll. We're coming back this Summer, so we're obviously pleased with the rental. I highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
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North Fork Table
Pugliese Vineyards
Grateful Deli
Southold Fish Market
Custer Institute
"The Custer Institute and Observatory is Long Island's oldest public observatory (est.1927). ..."
Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Mattituck Airbase (631) 298-8330
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Founders Tavern & Restaurant Southold, 55500 NY25
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Greenport to Shelter Island
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Island's End Golf & Country Club (631) 477-0777
Nearest Train
1 Miles
LIRR Southold or Greenport
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Long Island Express Way (LIE)
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
North Fork Table & Inn
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Founders Landing Beach
Car: recommended

Monthly Rentals Welcome. Contact me now for 2017 Spring / Summer.

Location Location Location, Centrally located, 2 Bedroom Beach Cottage with all the amenities. Walk To The Water / Beach, go for a Bike ride, take a nap on the back deck, Go shopping at Tanger Outlets, spend the day at Splish Splash, or Head to the Winery's for a day of taste testing.

The Private Beach is only 3 houses away to the end of the block. Founders Landing Beach is less than 1 block away. Lifeguards available on one side, or sit and relax on the other half, and there is also a Concession. Make this your vacation Home for summer 2017!

Pulled from Costal Living magazine:


Visit the White Flower Farm House (2845 Peconic Lane, Peconic; 631/765-2353 or, a furniture, garden, and pretty-things store, for vintage French linens, rustic garden furniture, apothecary bottles, ironstone ceramics, antique wicker baskets, and anything else you might need back home to achieve the laidback, urban-meets-country style of the North Fork. Then step next door to A Taste of the North Fork (2885 Peconic Lane, Peconic; 631/765-8760 or, a small shop showcasing local coffee, vinegars, jellies, jams, and pickles.

For many Manhattanites, a stop at Briermere Farms (4414 Sound Avenue, Riverhead; 631/722-3931 or to pick up one―at least―of its famous fresh-baked pies is a weekly ritual. You’ll see why when you enter the shop by a screened door and see the lattice-topped, crumb-topped, and golden, buttery, double-crust pies stacked on shelves. A blackboard announces the selections. It’s a warm slice of the good life, à la mode.


What began as a personal passion for a few has developed into a respectful winemaking region in recent years. With roughly 50 wine producers and 40 tasting rooms open to the public, there’s a lot for the oenophile to get excited about in North Fork. Long Island Wine Council ( provides a complete list and a map of area wineries.

North Fork is perhaps best known as a wine region for its Merlots. Standouts include those by Shinn Estate, Paumanok, and Lenz (,, and Castello di Borghese (, the oldest winery in the area, founded in 1973, has received numerous accolades and awards for its wines, including Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Meritage, and Chardonnay.



Suffolk County Marine Environmental Learning Center | travel activity for kids - 4.33 star rating

1. Suffolk County Marine Environmental Learning Center

Southold, New York

Ages 2 — adult


Havens House | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

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Museums & Monuments

Southold Historical Society Museum Park | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

3. Southold Historical Society Museum Park

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Ages 7 — adult

Museums & Monuments and Interesting Neighborhoods

4. Southold Indian Museum

Southold, New York

Ages 3 — adult

Museums & Monuments

Custer Institute | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

5. Custer Institute

Southold, New York

Ages 6 — adult

Museums & Monuments

Horton Point Lighthouse | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

6. Horton Point Lighthouse

Southold, New York

Ages 4 — adult

Museums & Monuments

Elizabeth A. Morton National Wildlife Refuge | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

7. Elizabeth A. Morton National Wildlife Refuge

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Ages 1 — adult

Nature & Gardens and Animals

Cutchogue Village Green | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

8. Cutchogue Village Green

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Interesting Neighborhoods

Railroad Museum of Long Island | travel activity for kids - 4.0 star rating

9. Railroad Museum of Long Island

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Ages 4 — adult

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10. East End Seaport Museum

Greenport, New York

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Rates & Availability

Southold House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
March 1 2017 - May 21 2017
Mar 1 2017 - May 18 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
June 2017
May 31 2017 - Jun 29 2017
6 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
July 4th Holiday
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
July 2016
Jul 6 2017 - Jul 29 2017
6 night minimum stay
August 2017
Jul 30 2017 - Aug 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $150
Pet Fee $175

Small dog(s) considered - additional fee $175.00

50% deposit needed to hold dates, Remaining 50% due in full 6 weeks prior to arrival

Children Welcome

Non- Smoking Home

Personal checks / Money Orders accepted for Deposit

Paying w/ credit card or pay pal please add 3%

Cottage is available for all seasons Call for rates

Monthly rentals require $400.00 refundable Damage deposit

Long term rentals .Oct. 2016 - May 2017 considered

Rates subject to change until confirmed by the owner


Minimum Age required for rental

Security deposit is due with balance payment.

Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer, Catering Available, Free Long Distance calls

Please note: Certain dog breeds are limited by my insurance company please indicate dog breed when inquiring about property rental if you have a pet. Restricted Breeds include: Pit Bull, Doberman, Rotweiller, Staffordshire Terrier, German Shepard, Chow, Bull Mastif, Huskie, Alaskan Malamute, Rhodesian Ridgeback, Wolf/Dog Hybrid, Great Dane, St. Bernard, Akita, Malamute, or any dog with a prior history of biting.

No refunds of deposit if cancelation is less than 2 months before arrival date!


50% deposit needed to hold dates, Remaining 50% due, in full 6 weeks prior to arrival. Payment to be arranged with owner.

No refunds of dep. if cancelation is less that 2 months before arrival date!

Monthly rentals require $400.00 refundable Damage dep.

Bi-Weekly rentals require a $300.00 refundable Damage dep.

Please e-mail me for more information on Long term rentals for Oct. 2016 - May 2017

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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