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Fernbrook Windmill, Cape Cod

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Fernbrook Windmill, a large historic family home perfect for year-round vacations
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
11 reviews
Fernbrook Windmill, a large historic family home perfect for year-round vacations
Stunning private heated swimming pool and sun deck
Cape Cod's finest beaches are just a few minutes away
Gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar, new Italian range cooker and walk-in larder
One of two spacious seating areas, looking out onto the pond
Spacious Family Room - cathedral ceiling, 3 sofas, cable TV and gas log fire
Comfortable family room seating
The open plan dining area with seating for 10 & step down access to the deck
Stunning eight-sided Master Bedroom suite built in the ground floor of the windmill
Guest Bedroom with king-size bed and cot
Spacious Guest bedroom with king size bed, TV seating area, en-suite shower & cot
Children's double bunk room - two double bunk beds with a nautical theme
Windmill first floor - fully equipped Home Office with wireless internet and printing
Windmill second floor - a discrete artist studio flooded with natural light
Windmill top floor - spectacular Wet Bar with views over Nantucket Sound
Over 1100ft of wrap-around deck with wonderful sunshine all morning and afternoon
Dining on the deck - looking out over the ponds at Fernbrook Estate
The magic of Fernbrook Windmill and the estate gardens, created by the famous Frederick Law Olmstead
Lillypads, bullfrogs and stunning views across the ponds
Children just adore the traditional rope swing out towards the ponds
The famous Four Seas ice cream bar - less than 5 mins walk away
Whale watching from Barnstable Harbor
The incredible light from a Cape Cod sunset
Fernbrook in winter - deep snow and beautiful blue skies
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Overview
Windmill -
6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
Centerville, Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Fernbrook Windmill comprises a modern fully-serviced house built in a Classic Cape style around the original windmill that served the Fernbrook Estate. The original windmill was built in 1881 to draw fresh water for the Fernbrook Estate. A 'Cape Style' addition was built in 1995, providing the perfect blend of history and modern amenities.<BR><BR>Features include:<BR>6 bedrooms / 4 bath – 3 King Size beds; 2 twins which both extend to doubles; children's room featuring 2 x 2 bunks; and 2 large infant cribs<BR>3 reception areas: Family Room (cathedral ceiling, 3 sofas, TV, fire); Dining (seating for 10); Breakfast Bar / Reading Room<BR>Gourmet kitchen with new Italian range 6 burner stove; central preparation island; walk-in larder; fully equipped<BR>Over 1000 feet of external decking wrappin... Read more
About the Owner, Caroline D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 45 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 53 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL153949
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LoisWG
Santa Monica, California
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17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Our family of 13: two grandparents (my husband and I), our 3 adult kids and their spouses, and our 5 grandchildren, ages 4 to 21, spent a lovely week at Fernbrook Windmill, from July 16 to 23, 2016. Centerville is a charming small village right in the township of Barnstable, in close proximity to Hyannis. The house is spacious, quiet,...

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Marc G
Brewster, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

An impressive beach house with its own wind mill tower, close to all local attractions. Sleeps 3 couples (6) and 6 children, for 12 total. Beautiful grounds although the flower beds were overrun with weeds. Beautiful, clean pool. Big Kitchen, lots of seating and beautiful neighborhood church bells giving it a nostalgic feel to it. Walk to ice cream, walk...

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David H
Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We had a wonderful family holiday and can't say enough about Cape Cod. The house was perfect for family & friends, offering a high quality, stylish base in the heart of New England. A highlight of our day was having a drink at the top of the windmill overlooking Nantucket Sound. We thoroughly enjoyed the nearby beaches, surfing and even...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Playground
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
• 6 bedrooms / 4 bath – 3 King Size beds; 2 twins which both extend to doubles; children's room featuring 2 x 2 bunks; and 2 large infant cribs <BR> <BR>• 3 reception areas: Family Room (cathedral ceiling, 3 sofas, TV, fire); Dining (seating for 10); Breakfast Bar / Reading Room <BR> <BR>• Gourmet kitchen with new Italian range 6 burner stove; central preparation island; walk-in larder; fully equipped <BR> <BR>• Over 1000 feet of external decking wrapping around the entire house; outside dining with new Weber BBQ grill; additional patio seating <BR> <BR>• Wet Bar at the top of the Windmill with views over Nantucket Sound <BR> <BR>• Secure double garage plus parking for 5-6 cars immediately outside <BR> <BR>• Fully... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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$8,313
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How to get there
Airport: Boston Logan International: 55.9 mi
Railway: Hyannis: 1.9 mi
Ferry: Hyannis: 1.9 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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