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Large Farm House: Great for Family Vacations

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Large Family Farmhouse with Plenty of Room

This lovingly restored 1870's Farmhouse boasts a gourmet kitchen and butler's pantry with ample outdoor and indoor table seating. Visit historic Block Island on or off season, this little gem of an island will take you back in time. You'll fall in love with the pristine beaches, Victorian Charm and the friendly people!

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Keywords: Large Farm House, beach house, block island, block island rental, rental house, vacation home

More Details

Owner
Suzann
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 15, 2017

About Suzann

Frank & Suzann Walsh - along with immediate and extended family - own this house. We welcome your family to be comfortable and enjoy the island as much as we do.

Suzann purchased this farmhouse in 2003

Why Suzann chose USA

Our family has vacationed on Block Island for over 36 years. In 2003, 9 family members realized a dream when we bought this 'fixer upper.' We spent 8 months renovating this historic home. The house was renovated with large families in mind so we may all enjoy a vacation at the beach.

What makes this farmhouse unique

The best part of this house is the kitchen. Among my family members we have three trained chefs and almost all of us like to cook. The kitchen is a gathering place for cooking and socializing. The house also has some quiet areas to reflect and renew. The yard has seen many whiffle ball games and the dining room many dinners and card games.

Map

Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Block Island Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
In Town
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Block Island Ferry
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Amtrack, Kingston, RI or New London, CT
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
In Town
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Fred Benson Town Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Lynn's Way House
Nearest Point of Interest
Fred Benson Town Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Town
Nearest Point of Interest
Old Harbor
Nearest Point of Interest
Southeast Lighthouse
Nearest Point of Interest
North Lighthouse
Car: recommended

Moped Rentals, Parasailing, Bumper Boats, Kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Surfing, Clamming, Beaches, Hiking, Sight Seeing, Yoga & Pilates and Dance Classes, Concerts, Live Entertainment, Music Festivals, Paddle Boarding, Kite Surfing.

Amenities

New Shoreham Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • First Floor -
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , Changing Room
    Bathroom 2nd Floor Hall - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Yellow Room Bath - toilet , shower
    Green Room Bath - toilet , shower
  • The two king bedrooms have private baths. The second floor hall has a full bath. There's a half bath on the first floor plus a very nice outdoor shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Blue Room 2nd Floor - 1 queen
    Bunk Room 2nd Floor - 3 twin/ single , 1 of the twins is also a trundle with another twin mattress.
    Yellow Room 2nd Floor. - 1 king , Private Bath
    Map Room 2nd Floor. - 2 twin/ single , Two Twin Longs
    Adjoining Rooms 1st Floor. - 1 king , 2 Twin Longs together as a King. Adjoining room with sofa
    Green Room 2nd Floor. - 1 king
  • King (3) Queen (3) Twin (3) Twin Long (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Full Gourmet Kitchen & Butler's Pantry, 2 Dishwashers, 2 Refrigerators, Large stainless steel Gas Grill (BBQ), No Smoking Indoors please. Additional third floor provides extra space to relax.

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average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
5

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

Clean, and perfect for large groups.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and we are pleased you found our new concierge services. Our Grocery Deliverers, Private Chefs and Hootenanny for Hire were happy to serve your party!
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5

A great house for a big family and friends

  • 5 of 5

House was immaculate upon arrival. Frank was there and pointed out the essentials. My only suggestion to the owners is to think about adding beach chairs to the house provisions. The rest of the house is superbly equiped and the kitchen is perfect for feeding a crowd. Our only suggestion would be the addition of 2 or 3 cookie sheets. Overall, one of the best of the 15 houses we haved stayed in on Block Island over the past 35 years.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lots of sun filled rooms, clean, and feels like home.

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a home away from home, Lynn's Way is the place to be. The house and grounds lend character along with comfort. I'll be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome place. Perfect house for a family reunion.

  • 5 of 5

House is well equipped for entertaining. Has a huge porch and very large yard for games. My family of 20 played ball and various kid games. We enjoyed evenings on the porch, dancing, drinking, telling stories and reminiscing. Will treasure the many great memories created during our stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cousins' Camp

  • 5 of 5

Every year we get our West Coast grandkids together with our East Coast grandkids, often on Block Island. Lynn's way turned out to be a perfect place for us. Six adults, eight kids, lots of bedrooms and that huge kitchen equipped with two of everything you dreamed of having when cooking for so many people! When they weren't at the beach kids played wiffle ball, spike ball, corn hole, on the huge lawn. It was a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best vacation ever!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful, well appointed home accommodated our family perfectly. We took our children and grandchildren to Block Island for the first time and every single one of us had a great time. With three families, including five grandchildren ages 2 through 12 and two single adult children, it was difficult to find one house that would work. This one had a space for everyone. The expert cooks in the family loved the well equipped kitchen. The kids enjoyed the huge yard where they organized baseball games every day. Thank you Susann and Frank for sharing your wonderful home and hospitality. P.s. Everyone loved the cookies.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $1,000

All rates include linens, cleaning & trash. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. No dates are held without a deposit. Delay in sending a deposit after verbally committing to a rental may result in loss of the rental to another party.

Check or Money order please. 1/2 of the rent plus tax (8%) secures your rental and is not refundable however If renter cancels we will make every effort to re-rent the slot. If the slot is re-rented, we will return your deposit less $150 non refundable processing fee. This cannot guaranteed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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