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Oceanfront Cottage W/ Dock, Bay & Island Views, 5 BR/4 BA

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View of dock, looking towards Boothbay Harbor

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Last updated: 12/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Boothbay Harbor cottage description

This beautiful, well equipped classic Maine summer cottage has been in the family for generations and is filled with happy family memories. It is fully equipped, spacious and comfortable, inside and outside. There is no better place on earth than the front porch as the sun goes down and casts its light on the hulls of the yachts anchored in the harbor.

FIRST FLOOR: Inviting, comfortable living room with oversized fireplace (stocked wood box), games galore (including bumper pool table), two seating areas, bookshelves filled with classics and contemporary books. Picture window looks out to the harbor and islands beyond. Formal dining room, picture window out to harbor and islands. Old fashioned pantry. Eat-in country kitchen, fully stocked with utensils, dishes, pots and pans, cable TV with DVD. Downstairs bedroom off kitchen has twin beds; bathroom with shower off pantry. Large front porch for eating and lounging. Enclosed back porch with washer/dryer. Charcoal grill off kitchen.

SECOND FLOOR: Four bedrooms, two in front of house with ocean views, each with its own bath; two in back of house, one with sleeping porch. Bedroom 1: double bed, bath with shower. Bedroom 2: queen bed, bath with tub. Bedroom 3: double bed, enclosed sleeping porch off of it with twin beds (ideal for children). Bedroom 4: twin beds, two dressers. Bedrooms 3 and 4 each has a sink for washing up. All sinks are white porcelaine in excellent condition. Shared bath for bedrooms 3 and 4 off upstairs hall has shower. Another enclosed small porch with desk off front bedrooms.

Maximum number of people is ten.

All linens provided with house including sheets and towels. Beds are made up clean when you arrive.

Outside, lawn slopes down to 75 feet of ocean shoreline with small pebble beach and rocks for young children. Large deep water dock, swimming ladder. Enjoy spectacular views of the harbor and Tumbler, Squirrel, and Fisherman's Islands from the dock's benches, the porch, living room, dining room, and two front bedrooms. Pick fresh flowers from the garden.

ENTRANCE: Driveway brings you to face the garage; house is down the slope on left.

ONE MILE from bustling Boothbay Harbor for restaurants, shopping, bookstore, library, art galleries, and regular concert series. Within one hour (easy day trips) are extensive hiking, antique shops, more art galleries.

BOATS AVAILABLE: Two sea kayaks and one double kayak, plus two mountain bikes available to use at house. (Bicycling is challenging: terraine is hilly and roads are narrow and busy.) Other boats may be rented in town, and can be tied up at the dock during rental period.

AMBIENCE: This is a classic Maine cottage, comfortable, much-loved and well-used, ideal for a few families or a family reunion. Absolutely no smoking.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            There is no smoking allowed in the house or on the porches....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Bedroom 3

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          • Bedroom 4

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          • Bedroom 5

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          • Other (See Description)

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          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Front of house, ocean view, attached bathroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            Front bedroom, ocean view, attached bathroom...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (6) Two rooms have twin beds, and an enclosed sleeping porch off of bedroom 3 has twin beds. , Baby Cribs (2) There are two portable cribs available for use....moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Large fireplace in spacious livingroom with two seating areas; formal dining room sits 14; eat-in kitchen; pantry. This is a turn-of-the-century, shingle cottage with large rooms, smaller bedrooms, closets in every room. Family reunion friendly. Front porch overlooking ocean is spacious with comfortable seating....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Pool Table
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • Toys

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

                  • Oceanfront:

                    The view from the living room, dining room, front porch, and two front upstairs bedrooms is spectacular. Watch the yachts, lobster boats, and tide go in and out....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 12 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Fireplace

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Spacious (32') front porch overlooking the harbor and islands beyond. Large, comfortable seating area at one end; round dining table and chairs at other end....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe
                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Off-season
                  Jun 7 - Jun 21, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $380
                  $2,600

                  Changeover Day: Sunday

                  High season
                  Jun 22 - Sep 13, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $550
                  $3,500
                  Off-season
                  Sep 14 - Oct 4, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $375
                  $2,600
                  My Standard Rate
                  4 night min stay
                  $550
                  $3,500

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  50% due with signed letter agreement to reserve the house; remaining balance plus damage deposit due 10 days prior to residency. If there is no damage, the deposit is returned within three weeks of the end of the rental.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/14/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  Bumper pool, games and puzzles, trips to islands, hiking, lobstering on lobsterman's boat, art galleries and museums

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1962

                  About the owner: Our parents bought this house when we were in our teens. We have spent every summer here since - its access to the water and its incomparable views keep us bound to it. At this point we rent it out four to five weeks each summer to defray taxes and upkeep.


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                  Photos

                  • View of dock, looking towards Boothbay Harbor

                    View of dock, looking towards Boothbay Harbor

                  • The house from the front yard

                    The house from the front yard

                  • Living room, facing bumper pool table

                    Living room, facing bumper pool table

                  • Dining room, table without extension leaves

                    Dining room, table without extension leaves

                  • View from the front porch

                    View from the front porch

                  • Living room, large fireplace

                    Living room, large fireplace

                  • Living room, facing front window

                    Living room, facing front window

                  • Small bedroom with double bed

                    Small bedroom with double bed

                  VRBO #113660

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

                  $375 - $550 per night (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

                  View calendar: Updated 12/14/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/14/2014
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