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Character ocean view cottage with spectacular view

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
8 guests
4 nights minimum
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Located in Kingsburg, Nova Scotia, this 140 year old home on the hill is located in the centre of an 18th century Swiss German settlement and is surrounded by +/- 200 year old classic Cape Cod style houses. It is 400 feet down the hill to a beautiful, half-mile long beach, on which you rarely see more than half a dozen people, even in the middle of the summer. It is a 4 minute drive to Hirtle’s Beach, one of Canada’s top ranked summer beaches. The town of Lunenburg, a World Heritage designated site, is a 20 minute drive away and features many great restaurants and shops. Directions: Exit 10 or 11 off Hwy. 103 to Lunenburg. Right on 332 to Rose Bay. Left 5 km to Kingsburg. At Schoolhouse turn left up Mosher Road to #85 on the right at the top of the hill. Land Size: 2 acres Waterfront: ...Located in Kingsburg, Nova Scotia, this 140 year old home on the hill is located in the centre of an 18th century Swiss German settlement and is surrounded by +/- 200 year old classic Cape Cod style houses. It is 400 feet down the hill to a beautiful, half-mile long beach, on which you rarely see more than half a dozen people, even in the middle of the summer. It is a 4 minute drive to Hirtle’s Beach, one of Canada’s top ranked summer beaches. The town of Lunenburg, a World Heritage designated site, is a 20 minute drive away and features many great restaurants and shops. Directions: Exit 10 or 11 off Hwy. 103 to Lunenburg. Right on 332 to Rose Bay. Left 5 km to Kingsburg. At Schoolhouse turn left up Mosher Road to #85 on the right at the top of the hill. Land Size: 2 acres Waterfront: Walk 400 feet down the hill to a beautiful, half-mile long beach. Lake across the gravel country road in front . Bedrooms: Master Bedroom has queen size bed and a single bed Single Bedroom has single bed Pull out bed on main floor sleeps 2 Bathrooms: Bathroom on 2nd floor Laundry Facilities: Washer and dryer Maximum Number of Guests: 6 persons More
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About the Owner
Deborah P
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:73%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

We stayed for 4 nights in August and felt very lucky to find a place in Kingsburg, given that we were booking only a month in advance! We're used to descriptions of "sleeps 8" being misleading, but this house had 3 large bedrooms and an...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank Flora W
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Water Views
Dryer
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Terrace
Toaster
Telephone
Patio
Deck
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Would you consider this rental a waterfront property?YesNoUnsure
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Located in Kingsburg, Nova Scotia, this 140 year old home on the hill is located in the centre of an 18th century Swiss German settlement and is surrounded by +/- 200 year old classic Cape Cod style houses. It is 400 feet down the hill to a beautiful, half-mile long beach, on which you rarely see more than half a dozen people, even in the middle of the summer. It is a 4 minute drive to Hirtle’s Beach, one of Canada’s top ranked summer beaches. Local activities include: hikes, whale watching, swimming, surfing, sailing, kayaking, folk art hunting, fresh seafood Land Size: 2 acres Waterfront: Walk 400 feet down the hill to a beautiful, half-mile long beach. Lake across the gravel country road in front
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