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Be Our Guest - Comfy & Pristine Waterfront Home Near Blue Hill

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1 Camp Stream Point Lane. In summer, leaf-filtered views of the water from back.

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Last updated: 09/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Blue Hill house description

Turn onto Camp Stream Point Lane and stop to gaze over your meadow and western view of the saltwater estuary known as the Bagaduce River. Welcome home! This architect-designed and custom-built home, completed in 2011, has a thoughtfully designed layout, perfect for an intergenerational family or two or three couples. With its fresh decor, well-equipped kitchen, new appliances, beds, linens and most furnishings, the home is both comfortable and pristine.

First floor: West-facing great room with sliding doors to two deck areas (one covered), a full kitchen ready for as much cooking as you'd like to do, large pantry and inside stairs to basement. “Guest wing” separated from great room by entry foyer and sliding door – two bright bedrooms (one with queen-size bed, one with two twin beds) with large windows and lovely views of river (leaf-filtered in summer) and woods; a tidy full bathroom with shower.

Second floor: the master suite – king-sized bed, spacious room with large windows and nice, leaf-filtered water view, private deck, desk area, large walk-in closet and smart and cozy 1.5 bath (shower/tub; toilet; two sinks separated by slider door.)

Basement: Clean and well-lit with exterior access. Unfinished but with radiant heat in the floor and a pool table with a ping pong table cover - perfect spot for kids and pool shark wannabes. Also has an electronic dart board. The new full-size washer and dryer are down here too.

From your home, immerse yourself in all that makes this spot special. The decks are lovely places to relax for the glowing sunsets, watching the wildlife and a planetarium-like view of the stars. The flat, grassy side yard is great for a game of catch. Walk down the short path to launch your kayak to explore the water. It’s just a short paddle to Eagle Island or the reversing falls and a bite at the James Beard Award-winning “Bagaduce Lunch.“ Scan the pines along the shoreline for “softballs” – those white balls are the heads of perching bald eagles.

A mere 10 min. drive takes you into delightful Blue Hill, complete with an independent book store, boutique shops, art galleries, varied and delicious restaurants, a wine shop, library, Post Office and sweet park on Blue Hill Bay with playground equipment. Children love the touch tank at Marine Environmental Research Institute (MERI), where you can also attend a lecture or go on an Eco Cruise. Kneisel Hall – the internationally recognized chamber music school - holds summer community concerts as does the local steel drum band, Flash in the Pans. Visitors can check out books at the beautiful Blue Hill Library and stop in the studios of the local painters, sculptors and potters. Hike up Blue Hill for marvelous views of the coast and islands that define downeast Maine.

When you’re ready to venture a bit further, check out the historic villages of Castine (a town with an exceptional history and home of the Maine Maritime Academy), Stonington (an active fishing village and where you catch the mail boat ferry to Acadia National Park’s Isle Au Haut – a wonderful day trip), Deer Isle (with the well-known Haystack Mountain School focused on crafts and offering lectures and galleries) and Brooklin (the center of wooden boat building and sailing). All can be reached in ½ hour. Acadia National Park (with Cadillac Mountain, hiking and carriage trails, pounding surf and beautiful vistas) is an easy hour away.

And after your local excursions, you'll return to the simple comfort and beauty of 1 Camp Stream Point Lane. Ahhhhh...


Keywords: house, river front, wooded, family-friendly, kayak, canoe, Blue Hill, Sedgwick, Downeast, Acadia, Penobscot Peninsula

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                master bedroom upstairs...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                corner bedroom in first floor guest wing...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

                bedroom in first floor guest wing...moreless

              • Each bedroom has fully encased new mattress and box spring, large windows and lighting for reading in bed. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                upstairs bathroom also has two separate sinks...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                single sink...moreless

              • Upstairs bath has slider doors to separate shower and toilet areas.

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Ping Pong Table
              • Pool Table
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Satellite TV also includes BluRay DVD and internet access...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Waterfront:

                    Home is elevated and 100' from the shore of the Bagaduce River; property includes 600' of shoreline and 2 acre meadow with sunset view up the cove to the main part of the river....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Bedding and bath linens; you'll need to bring your own beach towels...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Brand new, high efficiency, top loader...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    High speed wireless internet available...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Well-equipped kitchen and lobster pot, of course!...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    fully equipped with settings for 8...moreless

                  • Dishwasher:

                    Brand new Energy Star with 'quiet' package...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    Brand new Energy Star appliances with gas stove. Toaster oven, coffee pot, food processor included....moreless

                  • Microwave:

                    Brand new with easy to understand controls...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Brand new Energy Star side-by-side with freezer on the bottom...moreless

                  • Stove:

                    gas ...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Wrap around elevated deck from main floor, part is covered; private deck off master suite on 2nd floor. Main floor deck has table with seating for 6 + two extra chairs; upstairs deck has a hammock. ...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

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                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $240
                  $1,400

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                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                  • Tax Rate 8%

                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change until they are confirmed and contract is signed.


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                  Last updated: 09/29/2014
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                  Location

                  45 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Bangor International Airport

                  Car: Necessary

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2011

                  Why the Owner Chose Blue Hill:
                  We've traveled a long way for many years to reach this bit of paradise and are thrilled to have a place of our own. We love being close to a wide variety of 'things to do' but not in the middle of it. As hikers, kayakers, nature, book, art and music lovers, we can do everything we love and love doing nothing too!

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  The house is fresh, cozy and easy to be in. The decks and large windows allow us to watch nature, whether on the river or in the trees and meadow. We can easily slip our kayaks into the river and explore the shoreline and toast the lovely sunsets from the meadow or decks. An then there's the star-gazing from the top deck...breathtaking. All this and we're close to all that is the Blue Hill Peninsula and nearby Acadia National Park.


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                  Photos

                  • 1 Camp Stream Point Lane. In summer, leaf-filtered views of the water from back.

                    1 Camp Stream Point Lane. In summer, leaf-filtered views of the water from back.

                  • Living area & sliding door to covered part of wraparound deck.

                    Living area & sliding door to covered part of wraparound deck.

                  • One half of the master bathroom - tub/shower and another sink to the left

                    One half of the master bathroom - tub/shower and another sink to the left

                  • First floor queen bedroom: corner room with big windows. Views of woods & river.

                    First floor queen bedroom: corner room with big windows. Views of woods & river.

                  • First floor full bathroom with stall shower

                    First floor full bathroom with stall shower

                  • Summer meadow view looking up the Bagaduce River - home in the trees to the left

                    Summer meadow view looking up the Bagaduce River - home in the trees to the left

                  • August sunset over our meadow, looking up the cove

                    August sunset over our meadow, looking up the cove

                  • 5 am in June on the Bagaduce River - just launched from 1 Camp Stream Point Lane

                    5 am in June on the Bagaduce River - just launched from 1 Camp Stream Point Lane

                  • The grocery store - has a wide range of offerings - local, organic, gluten-free.

                    The grocery store - has a wide range of offerings - local, organic, gluten-free.

                  • Great spot for bread, wine & where you pick up Farmdrop order: farmdrop.org.

                    Great spot for bread, wine & where you pick up Farmdrop order: farmdrop.org.

                  • Our summer guilty pleasure - yummy fried seafood, a gorgeous spot, near the home

                    Our summer guilty pleasure - yummy fried seafood, a gorgeous spot, near the home

                  • Isle au Haut lighthouse from the mail boat ferry from Stonington - fun day trip

                    Isle au Haut lighthouse from the mail boat ferry from Stonington - fun day trip

                  • Kitchen and dining area

                    Kitchen and dining area

                  • Large master king bedroom. 2nd floor w/ large windows, views and private deck

                    Large master king bedroom. 2nd floor w/ large windows, views and private deck

                  • Private deck off master bedroom - don't miss the stars - your own planetarium

                    Private deck off master bedroom - don't miss the stars - your own planetarium

                  • First floor twin bedroom with river view (leaf-filtered in summer)

                    First floor twin bedroom with river view (leaf-filtered in summer)

                  • Basement with pool table (with ping pong table cover) and electronic dart board

                    Basement with pool table (with ping pong table cover) and electronic dart board

                  • The meadow and cove are beautiful, even in foggy, rainy weather

                    The meadow and cove are beautiful, even in foggy, rainy weather

                  • A September sunset photo of the cove, taken by a returning renter.

                    A September sunset photo of the cove, taken by a returning renter.

                  • One of the Eagle Island residents taken 10/2013 by a renter from her kayak.

                    One of the Eagle Island residents taken 10/2013 by a renter from her kayak.

                  • Our favorite independent bookstore - you'll find everything & attentive help.

                    Our favorite independent bookstore - you'll find everything & attentive help.

                  • View from the top of Blue Hill - the reward of a moderately strenuous short walk

                    View from the top of Blue Hill - the reward of a moderately strenuous short walk

                  • Our favorite spot for pizza - try a spelt crust. Eat in or carry out.

                    Our favorite spot for pizza - try a spelt crust. Eat in or carry out.

                  • Blue Hill Bay in April evening light

                    Blue Hill Bay in April evening light

                  VRBO #350382

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Monday, October 13, 2014

                  $240 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 09/29/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  Speaks: english
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