Architectural Lighthouse

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Last updated: 10/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Pineplace Lights is a uniquely designed elegant architectural lighthouse designed by architect Mark Ruhle. It was his vision that each space be unique. Therefore you will find each room a comfortable delight eliciting different senses and feelings.

Pineplace Lights is nestled in the deep pine woods of Orrs Island Maine overlooking historic Lowell's Cove. Come experience the essence of Maine which inspired artists such as Andrew Wyeth and Windslow Homer as well as the children's book 'The Whale in Lowell's Cove.' Walk to the nearby beach to lounge in the sun and to enjoy the salty air. Afterwards enjoy a fun evening of dining and relaxing at various local restaurants or just stay in and cook your own meal in our carefully equipped kitchen. At night you will sleep deeply and soundly in our comfortable beds, the sounds of the cove a lullaby.

You can share many happy hours with your family and friends while sitting on our wide deck which catches the sun of the day and the breeze off Lowell's Cove. Almost every room in the house has a spectacular Cove view. There are 6 bedrooms and seven decks. There is a large backyard which includes an acre of Pine Forest. There is a small secluded studio in the woods. Kids can use it for a hang out. Adults can paint, write, read or just meditate.

Choose to spend your vacation at Pineplace Lights and you will never regret a moment. It is an experience which will give you memories that will last a lifetime.

Keywords: Lighthouse design large vacation home, Large porch across the front facing Lowell's Cove, Lots of windows Overlooking Cove, Pets Welcome, Seven decks, Well appointed kitchen, 3 Baths, Handicapper friendly, Close to Brunswick, Freeport, Waterfront, Lobster Cove, Roomy, Nicely Furnished, Weddings, Reunions, Retreats, House on the Cove


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 13-15

  • Bunk Area


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master bedroom with bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Overlooks cove. Beautiful view. Off master bedroom....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Lovely room for families...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Quiet room upstairs. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    Tower space...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 double

    Downstairs near bathroom. Good for elders. No stairs...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Architectural tower with deck overlooking Lowell's Cove, Seven decks, Handicapper friendly, Easy Beach access, Lobster fishing within view, Fresh lobster available,...moreless


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


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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  • Cleaning fee $175
  • Tax Rate 8%


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Last updated: 10/27/2015
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Collecting, sea glass, shard, relics, shells, marine paraphernalia, creatures of the woods, wildflowers, blueberries, strawberries, blackberries. Photography, Painting, Art, Sand castles. Long walks on the beach, Hiking trails


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: CAROL L. HATCHER Ph.D Carol is a psychologist in East Lansing Michigan who spends every moment she can in Maine. For the last 20 years she has hosted a Woman's Retreat on Orrs Island.

Why the Owner Chose Orrs Island:
Our family came to Orrs Island for the first time in 1980 to visit friends. We fell in love and have returned over and over again. Eventually we needed our own space. Mark Rhule architect helped up design a house that would support family and personal development retreats.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
What I love most about Orrs Island is the deep rest and rejuvenation I experience when I am here.

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  • Summer House Front

    Summer House Front

  • Tower Bedroom

    Tower Bedroom

  • Living room

    Living room

  • View of the Cove from the Deck

    View of the Cove from the Deck

  • Out on the Deck

    Out on the Deck

  • Dinner on Orrs Island

    Dinner on Orrs Island

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

VRBO #331962

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Saturday, November 28, 2015

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