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Cottage Surrounded by Acadia National Park

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The historic property maintains its original colors from the 1840s.

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Original Somes House & Barn built Circa 1850 & restored 2002 by great-grandaughter (4th) of Abraham Somes, founder of Somesville. Within walking distance is Somes Sound, Somes Pond (swimming hole quite popular), Long Pond (kayaking, canoeing, swimming), & theatre (live performances). 20 minutes to Bar Harbor, Bass Harbor, Northeast Harbor & 5 miles from Southwest Harbor. Lots of biking, hiking, & beautiful spots to see all surround this warm, charming, family home. Previous renters tell of the strong feeling of love that overcomes them at the top of the stairs & throughout the cottage. The screen shed (attached to barn) is furnished with even a small refrigerator. The flower gardens offer quiet pleasure as well.

Front entry leads to cozy kitchen w/counter seating for two. Formal dining room w/table that seats six comfortably. Living room furnished w/thoughtful mix of antiques and new pieces, both comfortable and inviting. Floors and wall are a mix of old and new, too, helping to update this historic home while maintaining its charm and character.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Rannai Heater, Screen Shed for relaxing, barn, flower gardens, front porch, original Somes house owned by last direct descendant or Abraham Somes Founder of Somesville...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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  • The historic property maintains its original colors from the 1840s.

    The historic property maintains its original colors from the 1840s.

  • The living room overlooks the front yard and gardens.

    The living room overlooks the front yard and gardens.

  • Front bedroom has double bed, original antique lighting and armoire.

    Front bedroom has double bed, original antique lighting and armoire.

  • Bbq in front of the oldest standing barn in Somesville w/attached screen shed.

    Bbq in front of the oldest standing barn in Somesville w/attached screen shed.

  • One of several gardens on the property

    One of several gardens on the property

  • Newly renovated kitchen has all modern amentities surrounding an antique sink.

    Newly renovated kitchen has all modern amentities surrounding an antique sink.

  • Back bedroom offers twin beds, antique lighting and armoire.

    Back bedroom offers twin beds, antique lighting and armoire.

VRBO #193618

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Date last modified - Sunday, May 31, 2015

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  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    House
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 05/09/2015
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Somesville #193618

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