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Large waterfront estate with breathtaking sunset views

Bedrooms 8
Space 5,700 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Secluded waterfront vacation rental outside of St. Michaels.

A charming historic farmhouse and updated barn with a rustic soul and luxury finishes are the perfect spot for your vacation on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay.

Surrounded by water and farmland, Jane Lowe estate is a very private property that will comfortably sleep 12+ guests. The 3,500-square-foot barn and 2,100-square-foot historic farmhouse are situated on a six-acre stretch on the banks of Harris Creek, nestled between St. Michaels and Tilghman Island.

Discover the serenity of the Chesapeake Bay, watching blue herons, bald eagles and osprey from your front window. Lounge by the 50-ft swimming pool (open until the end of September), fish, crab or sun from the floating dock, kayak, play lawn games and watch the sun set from a private beach.

The houses have everything you need: areas to lounge, nooks to read, a massive game room with a pool table, foosball table, poker table, bar, other casino games and board games. It's easy to eat, drink and entertain with the help of a professional wolf stove and flattop, barbecues, patios, balconies and a sun room.

If you venture out, lovely St. Michaels and the surrounding areas have so much to explore.

More Details

Heather Leonard
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017


Wittman Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Second floor bathroom in barn.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom accessible from 1st floor of barn.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Bathroom on first floor of farmhouse.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom in master suite of farmhouse.
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom on second floor of farmhouse.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 2 double
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double
    Bedroom 8 - 1 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Large waterfront estate with breathtaking sunset views
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews

Breath taking property with tons of activities to do.

  • 5 of 5

Heather was easy to work with and ensures a lot of trust into her guests by leaving items like kayaks at the property for everyone to enjoy. It was the perfect place for our weekend stay.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic long weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

We were three very happy families (6 adults and 8 children)! We loved all of the activities - kayaking, pool, game room, acreage for roaming, beach, dock for fishing and chilling out on the water, and on and on. The barn and farmhouse were charming and clean. We loved it so much we already discussed making it to the Jane Lowe estate again next spring. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property. Could not ask for more. Highly highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

Great property, great ownership, great amenities (including everything from restaurant-grade kitchen to kayaks). Could not recommend enough.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend staying here, it's gorgeous.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tilghman Day Trip with Friends

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time and both homes were fabulous. We would recommend staying here if you need lots of space and enjoy spending time on the water. Heather, (the owner) was extremely helpful and easily reached. We really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Woodbridge, VA

The property was beautiful and secluded (quiet)

  • 4 of 5

The description of the property was very accurate. It would have been helpful to have floor plans of the two homes for planning purposes (who sleeps where). The location was very quiet and restful. The pool was the best pool we have ever had (from the kids).

A very welcome and immensely enjoyable welcome basket was waiting when we arrived.

There were some areas that I would be working on as the owners from a maintenance standpoint, But i do realize there is little time when the property is in use for maintenance to occur.

The few minor problems be had were quickly addressed with profuse apologies from the owners.

We took a cruise on the Patriot and heard about the history and culture of the area - very enjoyable and entertaining.

We bought Crabs at Chesapeake Landing - very delicious, and ate crab and other sea food at The Crab Claw, also delicious and slightly pricey. We were able to catch a few crabs off the dock, some of which we could have cooked and eaten, but we just released them.The four kayaks that are on the property were in use many hours.

All in all we would recommend as well as consider returning to the property another time.

Thank you for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
72 Miles
Baltimore/Washington International
Nearest Barpub
8.5 Miles
Inn at Perry Cabin
Nearest Ferry
27 Miles
Oxford Bellevue Ferry
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Nearest Motorway
17.5 Miles
U.S. Route 50
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Chesapeake Landing
Nearest Beach
On the property
Car: necessary

Relax at the estate, where you can watch the sunset from the dock or beach, swim in the expansive pool, kayak, play lawn games or barbecue. In historic St. Michaels, a 10 minute drive away, you'll find a collection of charming shops and restaurants, boating activities, a brewery, winery and art galleries.


Rates & Availability

Wittman Estate Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Summer
May 18 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
Peak season '17
Jun 30 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall/Winter 2016
Sep 9 2017 - Mar 17 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $500
Refundable damage deposit $250

Second payment 100% refundable if cancelled within 30 days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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