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Oceanfront-with Dock+Kayaks+Dingy on Somes Sound Abuts Acadia Park

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IOC races take place in Somes Sound just off of our dock.

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Last updated: 12/09/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Mount Desert house description

Secluded oceanfront retreat for up to 10 people/large family etc. Surrounded by 32 acres of Maine woods, all the amenities provided for the active vacationer [kayaking, strenuous hikes, swimming, mountain biking on 53 miles of carriage trails in Acadia Park] or for chilling out on one of several decks and porches or walks in the woods on nearby trails from the property, shopping in Blue Hill ,Ellsworth or Bar Harbor, relaxing in laid back Southwest Harbor where you can buy lobster directly from the lobster boats, bring them home and steam them in the provided steamer on the back porch! Go to one of the many farmers markets in the area as well.
Fish and harvest mussels from your own private dock.

Full gourmet kitchen with Sub-Zero frig and new local granite countertops. Woodburning stove for those chilly nights. See deer, fox, raccoon, porcupine, etc. on property. Spectacular ocean and mountain views from every room! Basement play/rec room for the kids.

Keywords: Spacious, COMFORTABLE, Waterfront vacation Home with large floating dock on Some Sound.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome:

            no through traffic anywhere near property...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Den

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          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 6: 2 bunk bed

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          • Bedroom 7: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

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          • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Child Beds (1) Pack-n-Play bed provided for infants, Baby Cribs (1) Pack n' play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) ground floor has a 'sofa-bed' in family room area. There is also a second 'family room' with large screen tv on the main floor, Bunk Beds (2)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • newly created walking paths from property created by Maine Coastal Heritage Land Trust. All bathrooms recently upgraded with new granite counter tops, vessel sinks and fixtures...moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library:

                Bose CD player , I-Pod player and AM/FM tuner provided...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (3) DIRECT TV with premium and East & West coast local TV stations...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View:

                Property is located at the base of the north slope of Acadia Mountain and abuts the National Park boundary line to the south. Mountain views to the east across Somes Sound....moreless

              • Ocean View
              • Oceanfront:

                can harvest mussels in your back yard at low tide! See the sunrise over the mountains to the east every morning. See lobster boats,Loons,seals,eagles,deer,fox all from your deck overlooking the water....moreless

              • Water View:

                See 'oceanfront'...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    AC unit in MBR only, rarely needed during the summer months...moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    high speed wireless internet through 'Red Zone' wireless services. Also plug in with ethernet...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Covered Parking
                  • Free Long Distance
                  • Garage:

                    Single car Garage is used for storage of the owners property/vehicle while home is being rented. There is ample convenient parking on well surfaced pavement just feet away from entrances...moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    all linens and towels etc are provided...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    2 separate living rooms/family rooms, each with large screen tv and entertainment center...moreless

                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace:

                    outside deck chiminea and inside wood burning unit....moreless

                  • Wood Stove:

                    This is a high end high tech Danish soapstone Orso wood burning stove. Dried hardwood is provided for renters use....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Including lobster cooker and lobster pots...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    DCS Gas range and SubZero refrigerator, new granite counter tops...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    (3) Master Bedroom balcony on second floor...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    (3) decks on the north, east and south sides of the home. Spectacular views of the water and mountains...moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    kayak, paddles, life jackets,inflatable boat/dingy provided....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Water Sports Gear

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Jetted Tub
                       

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                      Apr, May ........................ $20,000/month.
                      Jun, Jul, Aug ................... $25,000/month.
                      Sep, Oct ........................ $21,000/month.[starting after Labor Day week]
                      Weekly Rates .. 1/4 of monthly rate.[$6250.00/week-June,July,August]
                      NOTE:  Minimum Rental is ONE[1] Week.
                      

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


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                      Last updated: 12/09/2014
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                      22 Today
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                      Location

                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      BHB
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      SWH
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Causeway Club, Southwest Harbor Maine
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Rte 102
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Hilltop, Cafe Drydock, Cafe2, Eata-Pita-all in SWH
                      1.5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Echo Lake

                      On the west shore of Some Sound with amazing sunrise views looking out over the water towards the mountains to the east. Private water frontage with floating dock and the use of three kayaks as well as other aquatic recreational gear. There are five separate decks providing areas to relax and take in all of the natural beauty of the area.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2003

                      About the owner: Retired physician and family, we live in Florida during the winter and enjoy Maine and Cape Cod in the summer months. We travel also and rent our Maine property while we are away on our travels.

                      Why the Owner Chose Mount Desert:
                      Located next to and surrounded by one of the most beautiful national parks in the US. Wonderful climate in the spring summer and fall months. ON the water with private dock,fishing, swimming and boating

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Tranquil beautiful wooded quiet surroundings. Waterfront activities. Floating and fixed dock. Nature trails from property in 32 acre abutting land preserve. Catch mackerel from the dock. Harvest mussels from your own shoreline. Kayaks, paddles, 8' inflatable dingy, fishing gear, life jackets etc all provided.


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • IOC races take place in Somes Sound just off of our dock.

                        IOC races take place in Somes Sound just off of our dock.

                      • main entry

                        main entry

                      • Spacious Decks are located on the north, east, and south sides of the home.

                        Spacious Decks are located on the north, east, and south sides of the home.

                      • Main living area/view to water. Soapstone Danish wood stove for chilly nights.

                        Main living area/view to water. Soapstone Danish wood stove for chilly nights.

                      • Water view from the north. Gentle sloped granite shelves along the water line.

                        Water view from the north. Gentle sloped granite shelves along the water line.

                      • Sunset view north towards Willams Boatyard and Somes Harbor, from floating dock.

                        Sunset view north towards Willams Boatyard and Somes Harbor, from floating dock.

                      • Nearby, Somesville, Me. Most photographed bridge in the states.

                        Nearby, Somesville, Me. Most photographed bridge in the states.

                      • Kitchen with Sub-Zero refrigerator, DCS gas range,microwave,oven.

                        Kitchen with Sub-Zero refrigerator, DCS gas range,microwave,oven.

                      • view from kitchen out to the dining room and ocean/sound

                        view from kitchen out to the dining room and ocean/sound

                      • Lower deck viewed from upper main floor deck.Great spot to relax and view water.

                        Lower deck viewed from upper main floor deck.Great spot to relax and view water.

                      • View of property from the waters of Somes Sound

                        View of property from the waters of Somes Sound

                      • stairs down to the shore from lower deck

                        stairs down to the shore from lower deck

                      • picnic table,grill and lobster steamer on back porch=Summer fun!!

                        picnic table,grill and lobster steamer on back porch=Summer fun!!

                      • The Fox family makes its home in the rocks between the house and the shore.

                        The Fox family makes its home in the rocks between the house and the shore.

                      • Floating dock at low tide. Mussels can be harvested from rocks at this time.

                        Floating dock at low tide. Mussels can be harvested from rocks at this time.

                      • View from Deck looking east from our decks across Somes Sound.

                        View from Deck looking east from our decks across Somes Sound.

                      • floating dock with room for  a couple of boats, kayaks etc.

                        floating dock with room for a couple of boats, kayaks etc.

                      • one of the upstairs bedrooms

                        one of the upstairs bedrooms

                      • Main floor family/living room. Kitchen & dining room beyond.

                        Main floor family/living room. Kitchen & dining room beyond.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

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                      7 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

                      View calendar: Updated 12/09/14
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/09/2014
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