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Maine Goes Modern! Unbeatable Value.

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View from driveway of house, with lake beyond

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Last updated: 10/12/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Ellsworth house description

Our guests LOVE this house -- and so will you! (Don't take just our word for it -- read the Guest Comments, and you'll see...)

Please call for July 4, 2013 special (stay nine nights for $2900).

A rare opportunity to enjoy world-class modern design in the Maine woods! Designed by award-winning architect Julio Salcedo. 30 minutes to Bangor Airport and Acadia National Park.

This new modern house is on pristine, expansive Branch Lake. Branch Lake is one of Maine's premier lakes -- 6 miles long, 120+ feet deep, clean and clear. Great swimming, fishing, boating.

Quiet, wooded site. Perfect spot from which to explore Downeast Maine. 30 minutes to Acadia National Park (great hiking, cross-country skiing, etc.). Close to several charming towns (Ellsworth, Surry, Blue Hill, Bar Harbor, Castine, etc.). While close to all these places, the house itself is 4 miles off the highway, via dirt roads.

Airy, bright, skylit layout, with an open living room and kitchen, and a separate dining area. High ceilings in living area and two bedrooms. Beautiful wood floors throughout. Very large master bedroom is located on the left side of the house and on the right side you will find 2 other bedrooms and one full bath. When not used for sleeping, the third bedroom easily becomes a very bright and welcoming extra living space. Two bedrooms have large windows and sliding doors facing the lake. Upper scale home with a beautiful wood-burning fireplace in the living area, large windows for views of the lake and towering tall trees, and tasteful modern decorations throughout.

The house has a deck on the main living level and a partially covered patio area on the lower level. Multiple outdoor tables (on deck, on patio and at lake-side). TV, stereo, DVD. Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher. Washer/Dryer. Towels and linens provided.

Awesome dock takes you right onto the water. Tie up a boat! Dive in for a swim! Also great for fishing...

Available year-round. Fall is for foliage (peaking around the second week of October) and festivals, as well as boating, swimming, hiking, etc. Winter is for quiet, exquisitely beautiful landscapes, and a host of winter sports (x-country skiing, skating, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice-fishing). Spring is the great awakening -- fishing and birdwatching are both at their best -- a chance to savor the long days without the summer crowds. Summer hardly needs mentioning -- boating, swimming, hiking, fishing, relaxing, eating -- classic Maine!

Rents by the week (Saturday-Saturday). This house is truly one-of-a-kind. You'll fall in love when you arrive and you won't ever want to leave...


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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • King size beds (1) in master bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) in second bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (2) in third bedroom. This is a twin trundle bed -- with two twin mattresses. Can hide one mattress under the other, use two separately, or combine them to make a king-size bed....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Television:

                TV is connected to the house's stereo system and DVD player. Great for watching movies!...moreless

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    Beautiful lakefront. Walk from house directly to the lake (~ 100 ft). Picnic table with panoramic view of lake sits right by the water. Awesome dock takes you right onto the water. Tie up a boat -- or just dive in!...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Wood Fireplace

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher:

                        Whisper quiet....moreless

                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Everything you will need is here (except the food!). Stove is gas-fired....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        (2) Deck is on main living level, accessible from living room and from second bedroom. Has table and chairs. Patio is on lower level -- has bbq grills, tables, benches....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Spring 2015
                      Apr 25 - Jun 19, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,450
                      Summer 2015
                      Jun 20 - Sep 11, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,200
                      Early Fall 2015
                      Sep 12 - Oct 2, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,900
                      Fall 2015
                      Oct 3 - Oct 30, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,450

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      The only additional charges beyond rent are the state sales tax (8%) and a $500 security deposit, which is refundable promptly after the end of your stay.

                      We require a signed contract and payment of half of the total charges to confirm a booking. The balance is due 60 days before arrival. We accept payment by check, paypal, and major credit cards (via paypal).


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                      Location

                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Bangor, Maine

                      Car: Necessary

                       

                      Owner info


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                      Photos

                      • View from driveway of house, with lake beyond

                        View from driveway of house, with lake beyond

                      • Master bedroom.

                        Master bedroom.

                      • 2nd bedroom, with view toward lake and direct access to deck.

                        2nd bedroom, with view toward lake and direct access to deck.

                      • Deck, with view of tall trees and lake.

                        Deck, with view of tall trees and lake.

                      • Kitchen (left) and living room (right), with view of trees and lake.

                        Kitchen (left) and living room (right), with view of trees and lake.

                      • View to front of house. 3rd BR (left), entry (middle), dining rm (right)

                        View to front of house. 3rd BR (left), entry (middle), dining rm (right)

                      • Sunset on lake (new dock to come for 2007!)

                        Sunset on lake (new dock to come for 2007!)

                      VRBO #115941

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                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Monday, January 19, 2015

                      $1,450 - $2,200 per week (USD)
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      • Sleeps
                        6
                      • Bedrooms
                        3
                      • Bathrooms
                        2
                      • Property type
                        House
                      • Reviews
                        24
                      Owner
                      Member since: 2007
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 10/12/2014
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