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Peaceful, Quiet and Relaxing.

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Last updated: 10/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

York Harbor farmhouse description

This home is situated on 20 acres of fabulous meadows, gardens and trees overlooking the York River where you can kayak, canoe, and fish.

There is a total of 7 bedrooms which can sleep 11 people (Beds: 3 doubles, 5 twins).
The 2nd level has 3 bedrooms each with a double bed and 1 bedroom with a twin-size bed.
The 3rd level has 2 bedrooms with a twin bed in each & 1 bedroom with 2 twin beds.

The house offers a fully-furnished and applianced large country kitchen, a laundry area, a bathroom on all 3 levels, a dining room, a family room, a grand living room with a fireplace, a sitting room with a fireplace, and a wraparound porch overlooking the York River.

Fall & Winter Rental (Sept/Oct - May/June) still available!

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Limited Accessibility
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Pets require pre-approval and additional costs to the rate, cleaning fee, and security deposit....moreless

          Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 11

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            Located on second floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            Located on second floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 double

            Located on second floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

            Located on second floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 twin/ single

            Located on third floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 1 twin/ single

            Located on third floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 7: 2 twin/ single

            Located on third floor....moreless

          • Second floor has 4 bedrooms. Third floor has 3 bedrooms.

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1 : toilet

            Located on first floor....moreless

          • Bathroom 2 : toilet, shower

            Located on second floor....moreless

          • Bathroom 3 : toilet, shower

            Located on third floor....moreless

          • First floor has toilet & sink. Second floor has toilet, shower, sink. Third floor has toilet, shower, sink. ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • This property is being freshened up and will be changing photos shortly. The existing spaces give you an idea of the layout. You will totally enjoy the relaxing atmosphere here at Ram's Head Farm in the spring when the gardens are blooming and the days stay longer, in the summer at the beaches, in the fall with our gorgeous foliage adventures and fall festivals....moreless


              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Game Room
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Computer and WiFi available...moreless

              • Television


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Whitewater Rafting


              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 10 people


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Garage
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Deck / Patio
              • Golf:

                2 Golf courses in York. The Ledges and the Cape Neddick Golf Club...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Outdoor grill is not a gas grill. Guest to provide their own briquettes....moreless



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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Sep 1 - Oct 26, 2014
              3 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Pet Fee $1,000
              • Tax Rate 8%


              We do have long weekend rates. Please contact us for this information because it does vary depending on the availability. Pets will be considered at additional cost to the deposit, rate, and cleaning fee.

              $500.00 reservation fee/security deposit applied to the total fee paid by check or money order only

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              Last updated: 10/22/2014
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              65 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Boston, Mass. Logan Airport
              2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              York Harbor Inn and Pub
              2 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              20 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Amtrak, Wells Maine
              2 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              2 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              York Harbor Inn and Pub
              59 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Sunday River
              2.5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              York Harbor Beach, Long Sands Beach, Short Sands B

              Car: Necessary

              Ram's Head Farm, one of Maine's premier historical landmarks and recently renovated and offered to the public for the first time in over a century. This eloquent 12-room home was a working dairy farm in the 1900's and features panoramic water views of the York River. It lies nestled in 20 acres of rolling open meadows, forest, and mature gardens that are under easement protection and abut other conservation property. You will relax and enjoy the screened wraparound porch that overlooks the York River. You will also appreciate the outdoor patio with a fireplace, two ponds and attractive outbuildings that compliment the many unique attributes of this one-of-a-kind property. Old charm and character blend perfectly with the fully equipped modern kitchen, HDTV, internet/WiFi, and laundry area.

              You can enjoy hiking Mt. Agamenticus (5miles away) or biking, paddeboard, and of course all of the York's spectacular beaches, York Harbor Beach, Long Sands Beach, Short Sands Beach, 10 minutes to Fort Foster Beach in Kittery Point, picnic areas, restaurants, shopping (outlets 10 min away) and spas. If you are a golfer there are a number of courses within a 15 to 20 minute drive, The Ledges and the Cape Neddick Golf Course are in York.

              You are 15 minutes from Portsmouth, N.H., 1 hour to Boston, 45 minutes to Portlland, Maine. Live theatre in Portsmouth, many, many fine restaurants, and shopping.

              Find some thrills in whale watching, or how about a cruise to the Isle of Shoals. You are never far from just about anything you might enjoy.

              Most important is the escape and peace you will always remember at Ram's Head.

              Contact us for your stay...


              Manager info

              About: This home is in the second generation of family caring for this historic property. Summers were spent here working the land, and enjoying the peaceful exploration of all that goes on at a farm. Most grew up in the city so it is described as a welcome contrast to their busy lives.

              Why York Harbor:
              For the change of pace in one's life. Writing, reading, walking, birds, butterflies, and peaceful quiet.

              The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
              Spacious escape for your family. Summer fun, fall foliage, skiing, rafting, hiking . . .

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              • Grand Porch with York River views

                Grand Porch with York River views

              • .Half Bath on first floor

                .Half Bath on first floor

              $400 per night (USD)

              7 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 11

              View calendar: Updated 10/22/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 10/22/2014
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              7 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 11

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