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When the Bay is quiet, the water can look like shimmering glass

When the Bay is quiet, the water can look like shimmering glass View of the house from the water One of 3 upstairs Bedrooms Facing the mouth of Herrick Bay toward the ocean at low tide.  Mussels & clams! Sunset is Breathtaking and Peaceful over Herrick Bay Maple with chimes and Hammock Side Yard with expansive lawn and acres of woods You have arrived!  Welcome to Sea Nest! Great Room with Comfy Chairs and Loveseat Mid-Tide looking toward the mouth of Herrick Bay Large Kitchen Couch, Coffee Table and Woodstove in Great Living Room Wooden steps lead down to Water's edge and Tide pools Relax on the deck and soak up the rays and the view The view from the deck is endlessly fascinating and beautiful

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Last updated: 03/31/2014
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Brooklin house description

It doesn't get any better than this...

Perfect for a large family group or an intimate get-away. Every last detail has been thought through to make your stay a memorable one! Come enjoy the privacy and comfort of this spacious, three-level, non-smoking home surrounded by ocean and woods. Bask in the sunlight provided by the floor-to-ceiling windows of the Great Room overlooking the 300 feet of ocean shoreline.

Watch the changing ocean tides and wildlife. If you are lucky you may even sight an eagle or a fox!

Enjoy outdoor living on the large deck overlooking the ocean bay or explore our 8 wooded acres. Or just settle down with a good book in the hammock on the shore. You can kayak, canoe or sail a boat right out the backyard into the bay from the pink granite ledges leading right into the water!

The main level has a Dining Room, large fully-equipped Kitchen, half Bath, and a Great Room with a wood stove and entertainment center. Contemporary, tasteful furnishings accent the main living area with wide pine floors highlighted by oriental rugs. The music room on the main level also includes a twin daybed for that unexpected guest.

The fully carpeted upstairs includes a Master Bedroom with queen size bed, sofa, wing chair, and a private balcony, plus a television and DVD player. There are two more Bedrooms upstairs (one with a queen bed and one with two twin beds that can convert to a king bed), and a full Bathroom.

The lower level has two additional Bedrooms (one with a queen bed and one with three twin beds), a full Bath, a Laundry room, a large recreational Den with a ping pong table, and an additional wood stove. There is a loveseat sofabed in the rec room.

The bathrooms on the ground floor and lower level were remodeled last year with tile, blue granite countertop from Norway, Toto toilets and new vanities.

The main level is handicap accessible. The lower level can be accessed either by a separate entrance and staircase, or through the main level via an indoor staircase.

Walking distance to the world-renowned Wooden Boat School.

Once you've enjoyed this relaxing four-season home, we're sure you'll want to return year after year as our past renters have!

Please note: During the Summer Season rental weeks start on Saturday after 4pm and end on Saturday before 10am.

Keywords: Luxury Oceanfront Vacation Rental Home!

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Games, toys, children's books and videos available....moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible
              • Pets Considered
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave

              Amenities

              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

              Other Amenities

                  • Woodstoves with firewood, Lobster/Clam Cooker, Ping Pong Table, croquet, badminton. Home is Wheelchair Accessible....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Stereo
                  • Ping Pong Table
                  • CD Player
                  • Music Library
                  • DVD Player

                  Communications

                  • Free Long Distance:

                    Free long distance calls within the United States and Canada...moreless

                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Broadband Access

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Balcony

                  Location & View

                  • Mountain View:

                    See Mt. Cadillac and Blue Hill in the distance...moreless

                  • Oceanfront
                  • Water View
                  • Ocean View

                  Car

                      • Necessary

                      Activities

                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Cycling
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Fishing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Hiking
                      • Golf
                      • Museums
                      • Antiquing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Churches
                      • Library
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping

                      Other Activities

                          • Art Galleries, Local Farmers Markets
                           

                          Reviews

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                          • Secluded Escape

                            Secluded Escape

                            • Guest Kalik (Florida)
                            • Date of stay 09/01/11
                            • Review Submitted 02/03/12
                            We enjoy our annual visits to this secluded home with its wonderful views across Herrick Bay. The home is private, quiet and a world away from the harried existence we live in the “real world”. Waking up with a yard full of wild turkeys or sighting deer on the property reminds us that coastal life at Sea Nest is a treasure. Located a short distance from Brooklin, this comfortable home is nicely furnished and provides ample space for you to share your holiday with family or friends. The nearby Wooden Boat School offers views of traditional, moored sailboats while walking the scenic grounds. The local roadways serve as peaceful bike trails. The Brooklin/Blue Hill area hosts a wide variety of outdoor activities, local restaurants, art galleries and local shops for your enjoyment. Sea Nest provides a unique escape from metropolitan living.

                            Recommended for: Sightseeing, pet owners.

                            Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                          • Awesome Getaway!

                            Awesome Getaway!

                            • Guest K (Kauai)
                            • Date of stay 02/19/11
                            • Review Submitted 06/08/11
                            I stayed at the home on the kids' vacation. We relaxed and lounged in this beautifully secluded getaway. We enjoyed building a cozy fire in the great room while lounging on the couch overlooking the beautifully serene ocean. The peacefullness of the trees surrounding this wonderfully constructed home was absolutely what we needed to just escape! We enjoyed homecook meals, popcorn and movies. The occasional ping pong game downstairs was a hit! I cant wait to come during the summer and enjoy a kayak paddle, the local summerfest only coastal Maine can offer and the sun beating on the glorious mountains. Thank-you

                            Recommended for: Families with teenagers, sightseeing, pet owners, romantic getaway, age 55+, families with young children, girls getaway, adventure seekers, people with disabilities.

                            Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 1/1

                          • Seacrest Rocks!

                            Seacrest Rocks!

                            • Guest Pooh (Bangor, Maine)
                            • Date of stay 05/01/11
                            • Review Submitted 05/28/11
                            The description of this property doesn't do the surroundings justice. There is a peacefulness there which soothes the soul. The house itself is well described, but much more cozy than something this big can be imagined. There's TV if you're an addict, but with the water right there, Mother Nature mostly outweighs anything us puny humans can come up with! There's great everything within a short drive. Wonderful restaurants throughout the area, great arts, Acadia National Park, etc. The property is impeccably maintained. Definitely a little corner of heaven! I return as often as I can & the owner is very responsive & responsible.

                            Recommended for: Sightseeing, romantic getaway, age 55+, families with young children, girls getaway, people with disabilities.

                            Owner response: This guest got so carried away that she misnamed my place! It is named Sea Nest, in hopes that the eagles on Herrick Bay will be convinced to build their nests here, rather than elsewhere on the bay.

                            Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 1/1

                           
                          June 28 - August 16: $2,680wk
                          August 16 - August 23: $2,200wk
                          August 23 - September 13: $1,870wk
                          Plenty of room for gatherings of large extended families-Saturday to Saturday week
                          $825 Security Deposit
                          Cleaning Fee of $375-$425 will be deducted from security deposit
                          

                          Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 03/31/2014
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                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2005


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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • When the Bay is quiet, the water can look like shimmering glass

                            When the Bay is quiet, the water can look like shimmering glass

                          • One of 3 upstairs Bedrooms

                            One of 3 upstairs Bedrooms

                          • Sunset is Breathtaking and Peaceful over Herrick Bay

                            Sunset is Breathtaking and Peaceful over Herrick Bay

                          • You have arrived!  Welcome to Sea Nest!

                            You have arrived! Welcome to Sea Nest!

                          • Mid-Tide looking toward the mouth of Herrick Bay

                            Mid-Tide looking toward the mouth of Herrick Bay

                          • Couch, Coffee Table and Woodstove in Great Living Room

                            Couch, Coffee Table and Woodstove in Great Living Room

                          • Relax on the deck and soak up the rays and the view

                            Relax on the deck and soak up the rays and the view

                          • View of the house from the water

                            View of the house from the water

                          • Facing the mouth of Herrick Bay toward the ocean at low tide.  Mussels & clams!

                            Facing the mouth of Herrick Bay toward the ocean at low tide. Mussels & clams!

                          • Maple with chimes and Hammock Side Yard with expansive lawn and acres of woods

                            Maple with chimes and Hammock Side Yard with expansive lawn and acres of woods

                          • Great Room with Comfy Chairs and Loveseat

                            Great Room with Comfy Chairs and Loveseat

                          • Large Kitchen

                            Large Kitchen

                          • Wooden steps lead down to Water's edge and Tide pools

                            Wooden steps lead down to Water's edge and Tide pools

                          • The view from the deck is endlessly fascinating and beautiful

                            The view from the deck is endlessly fascinating and beautiful

                          VRBO #14989

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                          Date last modified - Thursday, February 27, 2014

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                          5 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 12

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