The Lee House
House Rules & Details:
CASE OF FIRE / EMERGENCY:
Telephone 732.502.4500 or 911 in case of Emergency.
House has an up to code Smoke Detector System.
will find a Fire Extinguisher on each floor.
familiar with their location.
ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING is to take place in The Lee
House or on a porch.
is allowed in the back yard only, far away from The Lee
ABSOLUTELY NO CANDLE BURNING is to take place in The
Lee House or on a porch.
Burning is allowed in the back yard only, far away from The
ignited out door fire pit, fire place or the like is is not
permitted on the property.
WINDOWS / DOORS / SCREENS:
beautiful Stained Glass Window on the stairs is
NOT TO BE OPENED
The screen doors on the Back Entrance are delicate.
use the door knobs to prevent a hand going through a screen.
rain storm comes up,
which direction the weather is coming from
close all the windows on that side of The Lee House.
check each side of The Lee House.
LEAVING THE LEE HOUSE / KEYS:
sets of keys are supplied.
leaving The Lee House, at any time unoccupied, please lock the
The Cellar Door, the
Dining Room Door and the
Bather’s Entrance Door lock from
the inside only.
locked out of The Lee House, please ring
KITCHEN / FOOD / EATING:
is NO GARBAGE DISPOSAL!
be very careful to keep food from going down the kitchen
rinse dishes well before putting them in the Dishwasher.
Refrain from having food on upper levels.
welcome to use the gas Grill.
Grill must be a safe distance from The Lee House and the
Carriage House / Garage Apartment.
using it, please leave it where you found it.
Clean the Grill and cover it after use.
empty the gas tank please refill it.
hardware store on Main Street in Belmar can refill the tank.
pre-approved small dogs & pets are permitted at The Lee House.
are allowed in the yard, on the front porch & first floor of The Lee House
dogs on the second or third floor.
Town of Avon requires you to keep your pet leashed
times when outdoors.
poop must be picked up!
walking your dog, & bagging the
please be certain to put it in a waste bin belonging to
The Lee House …not a neighbors.
PORCH / ENTRANCE AREAS:
Nothing is to hang from the knee walls on the Front
Porch or any porch railings.
Hang towels, etcetera on the Clothes Line in the yard.
is raining, or a particularly damp evening, please
bring the front porch
chair cushions inside The Lee House.
House, including the Porch & Entrance Areas must be kept
free from items that could be a hazard.
Grill is NOT to be moved off the lawn area.
no circumstances is smoking or burning of candles allowed.
jumping on the beds!
bed is made up with a mattress pad, pillow(s) & bed cover.
the blankets in the bedrooms.
hang wet towels on the door knobs they will stick to the
child pees in the bed (as we know they will do from time to
use a plastic sheet to protect the mattress.
remove all sand before entering the house.
sand off bodies at an outside shower / hose before
the house and then use the Bather’s Entrance on the Front
are two outdoor showers in the back.
someone is in an outdoor shower you may wish to let the bather
know when you are turning on the hose.
The cold water in the
outdoor shower will practically disappear when the hose is
clothes are sandy, hang them on the clothes line to dry and
shake them out before washing.
very important to keep sand out of the very old indoor plumbing!
No sand is to go into the Washing Machine in the Cellar.
put sandy, wet towels in the Dryer, please hang them on the
BATHING / BATHROOMS / PLUMBING:
important to use the outside showers whenever possible.
bodies must not bathe in a tub or indoor shower.
causes terrible problems with the indoor plumbing.
be careful not to flush any double layer toilet tissue,
Kleenex, baby wipes, flushable wipes, etcetera down any
Absolutely no tampons or any other sanitary products may be
Anything other than single layer toilet tissue will cause an
enormous problem …we promise.
must let everyone who uses The Lee House understand this rule!
hear a toilet running please do your best to get it to stop.
…Jiggle the handle!
facet is dripping, shut it off.
fixtures are old and there are certain sinks that are more
prone than others …you will notice.
TRASH & RECYCLING:
will find Garbage Cans with lids in the back drive way.
place garbage inside a closed garbage can.
pickup is Monday & Thursday morning.
night before, please pull trash cans to the drive way
Town of Avon will collect recyclable items on the first &
third Wednesday of every month.
recyclable Bottles and Cans must be place inside the
identified Recyclable Trash Can.
the trash, the night before, please pull trash cans to the
drive way entrance.
dehumidifier is provided for use when it is raining or damp
It is simple to operate
& will drain into the
extra refrigerator & the Electric Panel are in the Cellar.
WASHER / DRYER / LAUNDRY:
will find a washer and dryer in the cellar & a clothing line
in the yard.
remember to keep sand out of the washer & dryer machines.
LINENS / TOWELS:
Bed Linens & Towels are
HOUSEKEEPING / SUPPLIES:
will be provided with start up quantities of rolls of toilet
paper towels, sink
soap, trash bags, dishwashing detergent, & liquid dish soap.
Cleaning supplies, vacuum, broom, etcetera are in the hall
closet on the second floor.
Housekeeping is not provided.
encourage you to hire a cleaning service if you are
interested in cleaning The Lee House.
If a small pet has been
permitted to stay, their hair & odor must be removed
the furniture, floors & rugs.
THE FIRE ESCAPE IS FOR EMERGENCY USE ONLY.
LOCKED ROOMS, CLOSETS & CABINETS:
Some rooms, closets, & cabinets are locked.
refrain from opening them.
Please store bicycles,
surfboards, beach chairs, & other large items
under The Lee House on the west side.
We have not experienced
a theft problem, although,
we understand it is best not to
leave bicycles out in the open unattended.
in the yard is for your exclusive use.
park your vehicles on the gravel area.
trucks, campers, boats, etcetera are not permitted on the
in the Lane is not permitted.
is Air Conditioning!
...and, a ceiling fan has
been installed in every bedroom.
You may find you do not
need to use a ceiling fan and air conditioning.
open the bedroom doors & windows you will discover a
fantastic breeze will come through.
Many of the rooms are
connected and if you leave all the bedroom doors open it can
actually get chilly.
...Not to worry,
you must not go from one room to get to another, every bedroom
has a hallway entrance.
Careful, without the
use of a door stop, you may have slamming doors!
Window airconditioners are
installed to cool each room in The
House house telephone number is 1.732.775.8222.
will find a portable telephone in the kitchen.
range of the telephone will allow you to go to the second
the Front Porch, & a bit of the yard.
someone rings looking to lease The Lee House
wish to refer them to 1.800.205.7739.
The cost of the
telephone & any additional long distance charges
will be deducted from the deposit.
TELEVISIONS / INTERNET:
only cable hook-up is in the Sun Room where Basic Cable is
House has internet service.
The wireless connection
is in the Sun Room.
The codes to connect
may be found on a clip board in the kitchen.
Please respect the
quiet & peaceful atmosphere.
The Town of Avon
does not permit loud or amplified sound after 10:00 in the
Town strictly enforces this rule.
citation for a noise ordinance violation is issued the payment
of any fines incurred will be the responsibility of the
occupants at the time of the issuance.
FEET / YARD / FLOWERS:
You may wish to be
careful walking in bare feet in the yard.
The Lee House has holly trees that
provide nice privacy, but they have
person will arrive on occasion to maintain the lawn.
Please water the flowers
at the front entrance.
A watering can is available for your use.
ELECTRICITY / WATER:
electrical outage occurs during a storm you will need to check
the Electrical Panel in the Cellar.
will find a flash light in the Kitchen.
Electricity and Water
are included in the rental rate. There is no additional
fee unless otherwise negotiated for a long term lease.
DAMAGE / NOT FUNCTIONING PROPERLY:
accident occurs and something breaks, please let us know.
If something is not
operating properly, please let us know.
CARRIAGE HOUSE / GARAGE APARTMENT:
live in the lower and upper apartments in the rear Garage
is a utility room on the lower level that will be used only by
owners & Carriage House tenants.
ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE:
in time is at 3:00 pm ~ Check out time is 10:30 am.
house must be left in the condition you found it.
includes returning all furniture to original position &
the house is as clean as you found it.
Empty & clean the refrigerator.
dishes in the dishwasher & turn it on or hand wash the
all trash from The Lee House.
put all bagged trash in cans with lids attached.
Contents of The Lee House will be inventoried at the time of
damage is found or property is missing a damage price
assessed and charged against the deposit.
make up the beds with the mattress pad, blanket, pillows &
bed cover only.
blanket is not on the bed, please fold & put in the
drawer of a dresser in the same room.
Dirty linens and towels should be piled on the
floor on the second floor landing.
not responsible for accidents or articles left behind.
are no cancellation refunds under any circumstances.
is no refund for early departures or weather events or other
acts of nature.