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The Cable House: High-end oceanfront family home, 1/10 mi to Cape Hedge Beach

Back of house overlooking the ocean.
Living room.
Living room with flat screen television.
Dining room.
Dining table with view of Pebble Beach.
Sitting area with view of Pebble Beach.
Open concept first floor.
Chef's kitchen.
Chef's kitchen.
Chef's kitchen with view of Pebble Beach.
First floor half bathroom.
Full laundry room with washer and dryer.
Half level with games and books.
Game table.
Single bedroom.
Twin bedroom.
Master king bedroom.
Master king bedroom with view.
View from master bedroom king bed.
Master king bedroom with view.
Second floor full bath with soaker tub and stand up shower.
Third floor family suite twin beds.
Third floor family suite with full bath.
Third floor family suite queen bed.
Third floor family suite with two twins and queen bed.
View of Pebble Beach from third floor suite.
Third floor full bathroom.
Third floor full bathroom.
Back of house overlooking the ocean.
Deck seating with view of Pebble Beach.
View of Pebble Beach from deck.
Patio with grill and bistro table.
Back deck overlooking the ocean.
Pebble Beach.
Cable House as drawn for a 1884 New York Times Article about the
1 of 35Back of house overlooking the ocean.
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Rockport, Cape Ann, Massachusetts
This unique beachfront vacation home has been completely remodeled but retains hints of its historical importance; it was the original U.S. base for the first Trans-Atlantic Cable in 1884. Originating in Ireland, the cable went from Nova Scotia to Cape Ann and back to France. Here is an excerpt from the May, 1884 'New York Times' description of the event and resulting Cable House.

'The cable will come ashore on Cape Hedge, on the south side of Cape Ann, about two and a half miles from the centre of the town. Near the beach a testing station is being built and is nearly complete. An operator will live there while the testing preliminary to the delivery of the cable to the company is going on, and this may last several plans for this station contemplate a modest, but attractive, little structure of one and a half stories, in w...
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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Unknown type bathrooms (2)
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Unknown types
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 6 nights
28 Jul 2018 -
18 Aug 2018
3 nights
19 Aug 2018 -
8 Sep 2018
3 nights
9 Sep 2018 -
3 Nov 2018
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  • Fee: $534 / stay - Fee
  • Fee: $610 / stay - Fee
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