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Ocean's Edge 5 Acres/ Mere Point, Brunswick $1666 / Week. May Through October.

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Perched on the rocky shoreline


Last updated: 12/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Harpswell Center house description

Lovely Mere Point home perched along the shore ledge on Maquoit Bay. Enjoy utmost privacy at end of secluded 5 acre wooded and pasture peninsula. Spectacular water views from bedrooms. Kitchen opens into expansive living room with sensational bay views, water birds and sunsets. Sunbathing on the deck you'll feel you're aboard a ship. Foraging herons, diving ospreys, ducks and curious seals are your only company. No dock but great and easy swimming off the rocky shoreline. ALL PROCEEDS FROM THIS RENTAL HOUSE ARE DONATED TO THE CENTER FOR CETACEAN RESEARCH & CONSERVATION (a 501C3 non-profit organization) TO FUND RESEARCH & CONSERVATION OF WHALES & DOLPHINS AROUND THE GLOBE.


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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • 1 queen, 4 twins. Private pebble beach, easy canoe/kayak launching, 5 acres lawn/pasture, garage. No toddlers (our deck is dangerous for wayward toddlers)....moreless


                  • Satellite / Cable


                  • Away From It All
                  • Family


                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Ocean View:

                    A great view of the ocean from every window...moreless

                  • Oceanfront:

                    Rocky shoreline with tidal mudflats...moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    Deck is right over the water on Maquoit Bay. Tidal and quiet. Lots of birdlife! Eagles and herons, ducks, songbirds....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Garage
                  • Internet
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Toaster


                  • Barbecue
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Walkway To Water
                  • Wood Deck


                  Write a review 4.5
                  from 2 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Taxes Not included


                  Off Season Rental rates are $1550/ month (utilities nit included) from December to mid-May.

                  The house rents from the end of June to the end of October for $1660 per week. That includes all taxes, other fees , wireless internet and cable TV.

                  $200 deposit immediately to hold the reservation.

                  Pay half of rent due 2 months before arrival.

                  Pay second half of rent due 2 weeks before arrival.

                  Deposit is returned after departure and after inspection. : )

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                  Last updated: 12/18/2014
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                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Downtown Brunswick
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Interstate 295
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Downtown Brunswick

                  Car: Necessary

                  Great kayaking, sailing, boating (Tidal). Shallows of Maquoit Bay make for surprisingly warm swimming. Legendary Freeport shopping 20 minutes. Historic Bath ship building 20 minutes. Portland and jetport 35 minutes.

                  Other Activities: Bowdoin Music Theater


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1990

                  About the owner: Nan Hauser is the President and Director of the Center for Cetacean Research and Conservation . Her home base is in Rarotonga, Cook Islands where she is the Principle Investigator for the Cook Islands Whale Research Project and Director of the Cook Islands Whale & Wildlife Centre. Nan’s research includes population identity, photo ID, acoustics, genetics, surface & underwater behaviour, navigation and migration of cetaceans. Her satellite tag work includes results on how whales migrate over long distances using linear, constant course segments. For almost a decade she was involved with the Ocean Alliance's cetacean research expeditions aboard the R/V Odyssey. As Founder and Director of the New England Dolphin Outreach Project she has taught on a global level for the Dolphin Research Center, Whale Conservation Institute and many other non-profit organizations. As a Registered Nurse she teaches and practices medicine on the outer islands of the Cooks. She is currently on the Board of Directors of the Ajubatus Foundation in South Africa and has been awarded an International title of “Earth Ambassador”. Her field research includes the Cook Islands and the Bahamas studying beaked whales, dolphins, and other cetaceans. Nan serves on the Executive Committee, as a scientific contributor and as Secretariat of the South Pacific Whale Research Consortium. She was a key player in the creation of a 2 million square kilometer whale sanctuary in the E.E.Z. of the Cook Islands and currently serves as a Trustee for the Cook Islands Marine Park. Nan has been the subject of many Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, National Geographic and Smithsonian films. She is a adjunct professor at auckland University and also holds a US Coastguard 100 tonne Captain’s license.

                  Why the Owner Chose Harpswell Center:
                  This is a unique property with complete privacy. It's close to the town of Brunswick (5 miles) and an easy commute to Portland. Western exposure has beautiful sunsets. Lately the seals have been swimming past with eagles, herons and other seabirds. the views of the Ocean are out every window!

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Beautiful, private, spring, summer and fall retreat on the Oceans edge.

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                  Speaks: english



                  • Perched on the rocky shoreline

                    Perched on the rocky shoreline

                  • Bedroom with ocean views

                    Bedroom with ocean views

                  • Cozy living room with ocean views

                    Cozy living room with ocean views

                  • Open kitchen, dining, living room

                    Open kitchen, dining, living room

                  • Private Mere Point home

                    Private Mere Point home

                  • Living room with ocean views from every window

                    Living room with ocean views from every window

                  • Private location at the waters edge

                    Private location at the waters edge

                  • Shady yard and huge pasture for picnics & baseball

                    Shady yard and huge pasture for picnics & baseball

                  • Comfortable deck right on the water

                    Comfortable deck right on the water

                  • Spacious kitchen

                    Spacious kitchen

                  • Water views from bedrooms

                    Water views from bedrooms

                  • Outdoor dining

                    Outdoor dining

                  $1,666 per week (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2006
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within a few days
                  • Response rate: 10%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/18/2014
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