When Quawk Cottage was build (circa the 1860s), there was a rookerie of black crowned night herons (quawks). It is gone now as are the quawks from Hines Point although some can be found on Martha's Vineyard.
Quawk Cottage as seen from Hines Point Road.
The swing is very popular with kids.
Quawk Cottage, north lawn.
East lawn. The hammock has been relocated.
East lawn from dining porch. Gas barbecue is available.
East lawn looking toward Quawk Cottage from the bank.
Stairs to private beach.
The beach varies from quite stony to sandy depending upon winter storms.
Outdoor shower, enclosed.
The life ring was fished from NYC's East River by the previous owner of Quawk Cottage.
Looking toward the kitchen from the dining room.
Spring always brings guests to Quawk Cottage.
Dinner in the Quawk Cottage maternity ward.
Screened dining porch.
Master Bedroom 1st floor.
Ensuite bathroom with bath tub (1st floor).
Master bedroom, second floor.
Bunk room (second floor).
Small bedroom (second floor).
Stairway with safety gate (should be closed every night).
Second floor bathroom with shower.
View from porch off second floor master bedroom.
View from porch off second floor bunk room.
Guests may use bicycles (helmets NOT supplied). Better bikes and helmets available at Five Corners.
Washer & dryer below kitchen (watch your head!).
An early spring sunrise.
Quawk Cottage from driveway in the fall.