Rustic house with high ceilings and great view of Baffin Bay. A
private 1,750 sq. ft. home that fronts Baffin Bay. Lots of windows
open to the bay and provide bay breezes and scenic views of Bay. 104
feet of bayfront. 320 foot private pier with docking for boat up to
l9 ft. long. Small enclosure on pier protects from sun, wind and
rain. Lights for night fishing. Sleeps six in bedrooms and additional sleeping in front overlooking Bay.
Remodeling includes a completely new, modern kitchen and addition of one more bathroom, completely modern with a soaking tub; 2 bedroomsaare air-conditioned; living area, den and front sleeping area cooled by bay breezes. Small front porch and overhang provide shade overlooking bay. Also overlooking Baffin Bay, a wooden swing provides a nifty place underneath an old mesquite tree to enjoy the bay breezes and the activies going on around you.
Inside and outside fireplaces, grill also available.
Large oak trees furnish shade in the back and provide habitat for birds filter in and out of this area.
NO SMOKING/NO PETS inside house.
Recommended only for adults and/or older children that know how to
fish and swim. Not appropriate for small children and non-swimmers
due to proximity to Bay water and pier. Parents assume all
responsibility and liability for accompanying children. The house
is not fenced off from the bay.
Fishing, bird-watching, sailing, boating. On quiet mornings or
evenings if wind lies down, excellent for kayaking around pier and
The birdwatching is excellent in this area. In the back yard, we
have large oak trees,a fruiting mulberry tree, citrus trees,
mesquite trees and brush on our property that attracts wildlife. Greenjays,
Altimira and hooded orioles, caracaras, cardinals, mockingbirds,
flickers,doves, etc. are common as well as some shore birds. At
night pelicans, etc. glide through the lights on the pier. Within 3 miles
are lots of shore birds such as roseatte spoonbills, pelicans,
cormorants, etc. as they fish off a small inlet in outgoing and
incoming tides at the Hubert/Kaufer Park area inbetween our bayhouse
and Kings's Inn.
Drum, Redfish, and Trout are among fish being caught off our pier in
Baffin Bay. Youngsters will enjoy bringing a cane pole and catching
large perch and other small baitfish, etc. around the pier.
Lots of wildlife around property. Bobcats,rabbits, javelina, etc.
are in brush close to the property.
Excellent location for wade fishing. Grassy muddy, silty bottom
holds the fish in winter and provides food at other times.
Excellent spot for fishermen, birders and/or vacationers that want a
quiet,out-of-the way spot for relaxation and solitude. About 2 1/2
hours to Mexico, about 1 1/2 hour to Corpus Christi Aquarium, and
about 2 hours to Padre Island. Three miles from famous King's Inn
known for fresh seafood. Very close to Krantz's Baffin Bay Cafe and
baitstand. Wonderful Mexican food available in Riviera and Kingsville, Texas.
This house is not suitable for small children due to fishing pier
and proximity to Bay.