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511 Chesapeake Avenue,Newport News,VA,23607

6 Bed, 4.5 Bath (Single Family)

Rent: $6,000.00
Fort Monroe - Approx 5 miles
Colin & Nancy Sargent
Fully Furnished "Rockhaven", on the Hampton Riviera. Utilities and Lawn care included, the gracious historic waterfront stone mansion that inspired writer William Styron, is ideal for a family in the area on TAD, or while house hunting for your permanent home due to an executive transfer. What a sheltering safe space to ride out any and all kinds of storms! Includes everything: bedding, towels, designer tableware; you need only bring your suitcase. Centrally located front and center on the James River (yet high enough that it is out of the flood plain). Near several universities, high tech center and military bases (6 miles to Langley AFB and 4 to the NN shipyard). Grand Tudor living room/salon, dining room with a huge table that easily seats 12 (what a conference space!) and intimate stone "snug" for cocktails. 3 gas fireplaces, 4 electric.
Whole house extra large Generac generator that comes on automatically at the first sign of power outage and is powerful enough to keep the AC running at full capacity even in 100+ degree days in August. Fabulous 5-6 bedrooms and 4.5 baths; bonus media room /library/office that doubles as a bedroom has large screen television installed. Carriage house over heated garage with mini-split heating and a/c system has one of the bedrooms and a full bath and kitchen and its own washer dryer, makes a fabulous guest house or ideal home office, all in a 3/4 acre remote controlled electric-gated sanctuary. Master suite with room-sized walk-in closet with built-ins, jetted tub, separate shower, and king bed and private balcony, Master closet with laundry. Secondary laundry in basement with freezer. Second bath has separate shower and soaking tub and heated floor. Whole house filtration system. Best waterfront view in Hampton Roads with outdoor living set with fire table and gorgeous gardens with a waterfall and Koi pond in back. Unmatched tile and granite wraparound veranda with fire table. 3 balconies. Fully furnished including dishes and linens, Viking kitchen, 3 queen beds, 1 full bed, (and 4 additional single beds and 2 additional queens as needed); Very large recreation room on the third floor with ping pong and billiard tables. On one of the quietest streets in all oh Hampton Roads: folks wearing fitbits and pushing strollers while taking in the view outnumber cars 10 to 1! You'll never forget the time you and your family spend at Rockhaven.
Total per month for 3-8+ months, flexible lease, Available mid to late April through December 2023 is $6000 (Six thousand dollars) per month, calculated as $4500 base rent plus $1500 utilities and landscaping and pre and post whole house cleaning included. Utilities included are gas, electricity, water, waste water, trash removal, high speed internet, (1,000 mbps) cable TV, national phone service and lawn care. First months rent, last month's rent plus pet fee at signing of lease plus security deposit of one month due at lease signing to secure. Also possibility of a flexible lease:$8,995 per month for 2 months, $13,949 for a single month, timing is negotiable.) Incomparable waterfront bike and walking path along the "Hampton Riviera". About us: we met 44 years ago as naval officers and share a lifelong adoration for historic properties; this is the jewel in the crown. Tell us what you are looking for and we will see what we can do to accommodate. You and your family will never forget your time at Rockhaven. Every day you will feel like you are on vacation!
Viewing by appointment only after April 5, 2023.
First month, last month, and security deposit equal to one month's lease plus pet fee ($350 for one dog, $500 for 2) required at lease signing. Minimum credit score of 720. monthly rent. Application required through Zillow.
Features Special Features
      Zip: 23607
      Date Available: 4/15/2023
      Security Deposit: $6000
      Lease Term: Negotiable
      Pet Policy: Upon Approval
      Rent to Own: No
      Lot Size: 0.75
      Home Size: 5900(sqft)
      Home Age: More than 50 Years
      Floors: 3
      Parking: Garage
      Parking Space: 3+

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