Oceanside Meadows: Moon Shadow

Moon Shadow

View across meadow to ocean from home.
Exterior of home.

Moon Shadow / Unit 18 Lot 17 /TOT ID#2164 / Oceanside Meadows / 2 level reversed floor plan / 4-person occupancy, children over 3 years ok, pets allowed. 2 bedroom – 2 baths (2 queen). Saltwater hot tub, enclosed yard for your pet, internet access, wall heat, woodstove, Satellite with 28” wide flat screen TV, DVD, CD, washer/dryer, gas BBQ, some deck furniture, garage.

Welcome to Moon Shadow, a tranquil, west meadow home with outstanding whitewater views of the ocean. This unique, peaceful, warm, and cozy early Sea Ranch home was designed and built by Philip Bradley in the 1960s and lovingly updated. Moon Shadow is a magical retreat decorated with works of Northern California artists. It sits adjacent to the coastal bluff trail close to the ocean. Pets and children over 3 years ok. Linen and Towels included.

Starting at 3 nights, $1,169; weekly rate, $2,514.
Pet friendly.
This home does not participate in off-season specials.

Spiral metal staircase, small chest with lamp.
Spiral metal staircase with overhead lamp.
Living room with sofa two chairs, coffee table, and kitchen and dining room in background.

Moon Shadow’s Great Room is accessed by a unique circular metal staircase. Rich oriental rugs cover warm wooden floors. Walls are paneled with more wood and the open post and beam construction is included as an integral part of the charming design of the home. Lanterns, lamps and light sculptures provide warm illumination throughout. A full kitchen is positioned in one corner of the living space with the dining area to one side and the sitting area in front. Pots and pans hang from the beams in the kitchen and a full service of dinner ware is stored in the cabinets. A long counter provides ample work space for whatever is on the menu – be it a full, many course meal or a light snack.

Chair, ottoman, lamp and wood stove.
Living room with sofa, two chairs, coffee table, two end tables and two lamps.
Chair, television, window seat, small table and lamp.

Moon Shadow has wall heaters supplemented by a wonderful old fashioned wood stove for heat on a chilly morning. Not only will you be warm enough when the weather is nippy outside, you will also enjoy the ambiance of a woodstove. Pour a suitable libation, select a book and let your imagination take over. (The Moon Shadow library has several Harry Potter novels if you forget to bring your own.) If the big game is on while you are staying in Moon Shadow by all means take advantage of the television either here in the Great Room or in the master bedroom suite downstairs.

Dining room with table, four chairs. bookcase and hanging lamp.
Deck with two chairs and a small table.
Living room looking out onto deck with small table three chairs, one ottoman and a view to the ocean.

Just outside the Great Room is a wonderful deck with a spectacular view of the ocean beyond the bluff. The perfect place for a bit of sunshine, a quick nap, a morning cup of coffee, an alfresco lunch, or an evening of star gazing and moon watching. A great place to check email, read the latest novel, or perhaps write the next one.

Window looking out onto garden from metal spiral staircase.
Looking down into entryway from metal spiral staircase with old radio and chest.
Mirror reflecting old radio, telephone and lamp.
Hallway with cabinet and bowl.

When it is time to retire, you will head back down the circular stairway with art on the walls and glimpses of the garden below. In the entry foyer at the foot of the staircase you will find more of the two dimensional and three dimensional art that is located all through the home. More wooden floors covered with Orientals as well as some spectacular period pieces like the radio console outside the guest bathroom.

Bedroom with bed, two side tables and two lamps.
Bedroom with headboard cabinet and two lamps.  Deck outside window.
Deck with hot tub, a chaise lounge, love seat and view across meadow to the ocean.

Two outrageously comfortable bedrooms open out onto the lower deck with it’s luxurious hot tub and a beautiful view of the ocean. Birds, deer, foxes, rabbits, racoons, squirrels and an occasional wildcat are your neighbors.

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