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Oceanfront Cottage W/Views of Acadia Natl. Park/Walk to Town

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46 School St. from the water showing house, decks, woods, lawn, shoreline, steps

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Last updated: 04/06/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This season spend your vacation on the ocean overlooking Henry’s Cove in Winter Harbor with all the amenities nearby—5-minute walk to the center of Winter Harbor where art galleries, antique stores, and a 5&10 will bring you back to a simpler life. A nearby walk leads you to the working Inner Harbor where fishing boats come and go. How can it be better! Just relax! Let the town work its magic on you. Grindstone Neck, Schoodic Point, Frazer’s Point, and Schoodic Head are all destination points of interest. Plus, from the opposite shore of Henry’s Cove, a ferry travels daily to downtown Bar Harbor passing by Mark Island with a historic lighthouse, uninhabited Ironbound Island, and the Porcupine Islands all in Frenchman’s Bay. In the distance, Cadillac Mountain is the highlight of Bar Harbor.
The house at the end of School Street has a wide deck overlooking the tidal pools and granite ledges. Bird watchers, kayakers, boaters, cyclists, hikers, photographers, and wanderers of all types will have a wonderful time watching the sea birds including eagles and osprey, smelling the native pine trees and wild roses, and feeling the cool of the inevitable change in weather as the tide comes in and goes out.
The ranch-style house provides sleeping for 6 (maximum 9 including sofa bed and roll away) with relaxing living and dining room areas crowned with magnificent picture windows looking out on to Henry’s Cove and beyond. The galley-type kitchen has modern appliances; the living area has cable TV and a phone for local calls. The local grocery store, also within walking distance, has your haddock filets for dinner and the local fishermen’s co-op has the lobsters.
The property is 1 1/2 acres including woods along 300+ feet of shoreline.
Life is too short not to visit Winter Harbor, a beautiful area of the Maine coast off the beaten track but right next door.


Keywords: Winter Harbor, Schoodic Peninsula, Acadia National Park, Oceanfront, Bar Harbor

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Living area/Dining area/kitchen open floor plan, and master bedroom on first floor, Sofa Bed in LR, two decks, large picture windows in living/dining area with views of harbor, desks, wall-to-wall carpet, perennial gardens, finished lower level with bedroom and family room/sleeping area, laundry room. Storage shed for bikes, sports equipment....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning $85
  • Tax Rate 8%

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 04/06/2015
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Location

Two-week Schoodic Arts Festival Bar Harbor Ferry across hbr., Free bus to Schoodic section of Acadia Natl. Park, Acre of Woods on property, Bald Eagles, Birds on Shore, Lawn with croquet, badmiton, School playground adjacent with basketball, baseball field, swings and climbing equipment, walk to stores, restaurants, groceries, blackberries, raspberries, stairs to beach.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1972

Why the Owner Chose Winter Harbor:
Family occupied home for 30 years, now used as a summer home. Family roots in town date back 100 years. Convenient location with spectacular views.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • 46 School St. from the water showing house, decks, woods, lawn, shoreline, steps

    46 School St. from the water showing house, decks, woods, lawn, shoreline, steps

  • View SE along shore frontage showing bald eagle on treetop

    View SE along shore frontage showing bald eagle on treetop

  • Dining area with view of harbor

    Dining area with view of harbor

  • Photo of two bald eagles on the ledge in front of the house at low tide

    Photo of two bald eagles on the ledge in front of the house at low tide

  • Lawn between house and shoreline looking from deck.

    Lawn between house and shoreline looking from deck.

  • Bald eagle on rocks along water's edge showing property along shore.

    Bald eagle on rocks along water's edge showing property along shore.

  • House taken from the Bar Harbor Ferry showing house and road to house at right.

    House taken from the Bar Harbor Ferry showing house and road to house at right.

  • Garden and deck looking toward woods of 1 1/2 acres along shore.

    Garden and deck looking toward woods of 1 1/2 acres along shore.

  • Deck and garden showing front door and picture window in dining area.

    Deck and garden showing front door and picture window in dining area.

  • View of Schoodic Mountain, Acadia National Park from house

    View of Schoodic Mountain, Acadia National Park from house

  • Living room with fireplace

    Living room with fireplace

  • Photo of bald eagle on top of tree in fog along the water's edge of the property

    Photo of bald eagle on top of tree in fog along the water's edge of the property

  • Two bald eagles on ledge looking across Henry's Cove

    Two bald eagles on ledge looking across Henry's Cove

  • Lawn and Adirondack chairs looking toward shoreline from front deck.

    Lawn and Adirondack chairs looking toward shoreline from front deck.

  • Double rainbow looking out front door towards Henry's Cove

    Double rainbow looking out front door towards Henry's Cove

  • Gardens and window boxes in front of deck towards shoreline.

    Gardens and window boxes in front of deck towards shoreline.

  • Lower level showing twin beds and seating area. Bedroom with full bed to right.

    Lower level showing twin beds and seating area. Bedroom with full bed to right.

VRBO #345259

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/06/2015
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