Front row seats from every room and deck to view glorious evening sunsets over the Annisquam River and Ipswich Bay. Sunset Cottage is a charming 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage on Gloucester’s Thurston Point that sits directly on the tidal Annisquam River and boasts unparalleled views. Two decks with plenty of outdoor seating for lounging or dining.
Enjoy fishing, swimming or even kayaking from the sandy beach at low tide or from the docks at high tide, both mere steps away from the door. (For the full river experience, ask us about renting a Kayak or Stand-Up Paddleboard through Atlantic Vacation Homes).
To reach the cottage, walk down the common path that skirts the side of the owner’s home, located on the hill above Sunset. 26 steps takes you through a lovely garden and across the decks, leading you to the cottage’s door. Enter into the updated kitchen and pass through the the airy, open plan living room with sweeping views of the river. Two charming bedrooms are accessible from the main living area, as well as a small laundry room.
Head out the slider door and sit outside on one of Sunset Cottage’s two decks and revel in the beauty exclusive to New England. The freestanding tidal dock with ladder is accessible from the main deck and is available for guest use. You will love it here - the unforgettable memories and imagery will tug on your heartstrings for years.+ More