- Pets allowed:
- Wi-Fi available:
- Per night:
- $891 - $891
- Per week:
- $6117 - $6117
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Description from manager
Known as "Booth Cottage", this charming and historic vacation rental home once belonged to actor Junius Brutus Booth, Jr., a Lincoln supporter but also the brother of the infamous John Wilkes Booth. In the later part of the 19th century, the property was part of the grand Masconomo Hotel, site of the first outdoor performance of Shakespeare under electric lights. What's more, the movie "State and Main" was filmed in this very house and more recently, the Academy Award-winning movie "Manchester by the Sea" was filmed in spots you'll recognize all around the area.
The current incarnation of this historic home is divided into two separate dwellings, in a duplex fashion. One of the units, a remnant of the hotel, is the residence of the owner, and the other, the original Booth summer home, is all for you! Its many spacious rooms have high ceilings and oversized windows that capture the summer breezes. For a closer look at the sea, walk down the private mowed path to beautiful Singing Beach, named for the sounds that emanate from walking on the sand. A short walk in the other direction leads to the village center and the commuter train that can take you south to Salem and Boston or north to Gloucester and Rockport.
Dogs allowed on a case-by-case basis. No Smoking.
Living Room: Large windows capture summer sea breezes and the ocean view. The stately great room, with its working fireplace, is a wonderful gathering space for family and friends.
Kitchen: Fully applianced kitchen with an offset sitting and TV room, and a formal dining area.
Bathroom 1: Half bathroom.
Bedroom 1: Master bedroom with King Bed, walk-in closets and a large upper deck.
Bathroom 2: En-suite bathroom to master bedroom.
Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom.
Bedroom 3: Twin bedroom.
Bathroom 3: En-suite bathroom to bedroom 3.
Bedroom 4: Twin bedroom
Bathroom 4: Full bathroom in hallway.
You'll enjoy the views from the large, wicker-furnished porch that overlooks the Atlantic and from the upper deck off the upstairs master bedroom. The large, stately lawn is perfect for recreation and relaxing. A new (2020) outdoor hot water shower makes it easy to rinse off after the beach.
Parking for 2-3 cars in driveway.
Additional amenities: Air Conditioning Unit(s), Coffee Maker, Cookware, Croquet, Dogs under 20 lbs only, Fan(s), Front Door Two Car Parking, Full Kitchen, Hardwood Floors, Heat (Off-Season), Living Room, Near The Ocean, Outdoor Deck Furniture, Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Shower, Pullout Sofa, Singing Beach, Summer Vacation Rentals, Utensils, Walk to Beach, Walk to Grocery Store/Pharmacy, Walk to Ice Cream Store, Walk to Park, Walk to Playground, Walk to Restaurant(s), Walk to Shops, Walk to Town, Walk to Train, Washer and Dryer, Yard, non smoking only
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Atlantic Vacation Homes
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Languages spoken: English
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- Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
- If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
- This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
- No smoking at this property
- High Speed Internet
- Linen provided
- Parking Included
- Pet Friendly
- Towels provided
- Wi-Fi available
- Satellite TV
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