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'Edges'- Oceanfront, Great View & Location. Privacy. Access by Causeway.

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Last updated: 09/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Rackliff Island house description

Rackliff Island is easily accessed by a short causeway/road.

Calling all nature lovers! In a word, 'Edges' is splendid! It is gorgeous, peaceful, private. Dark green spruces mingle with black and white birches. Mosses and lichen color granite rocks. Wild Maine roses spice the salt air.

Our house faces South,on the water's edge. The view is down the cove (protected, deep-water anchorage) to sea . The property runs the entire 600' on the cove's west side, encompasses over 3 acres and ends on a spectacular point with views out to Monhegan Island. Views are gorgeous and you have privacy and space. You can walk, fish, read, create, boat, daydream. Paddle a kayak around the islands. Dine al fresco on the point. Watch the incoming tide splash its way against the rocks. Search for treasure left behind.

The house's cedar-sided exterior is contemporary. The spruce and pine interior is warm and inviting, with exposed beams and columns.


Our house features an extended living room, with a dining area and kitchen at one end.The master bedroom/full bath suite,plus private porch and deck are off the east end. There are 2 decks and a portion of the master bedroom deck is screened. A multi-story window in the living room provides wonderful light and view. Floors are random width pine with area rugs.

Furniture is casual and comfortable. The modern kitchen includes gas range, microwave, and dishwasher. There is also a half bath and laundry room with washer & dryer. Second story features: 2nd bedroom has dressing area with 2-steps up to sleeping area, queen-sized bed, water view. 3rd bedroom with twin beds, hall full bath (T/S), library/loft with water view.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • 2 queens, 2 twin beds. 600' of private oceanfront, deep water anchorage; small private beach. Community walking paths. Located 8 miles south of Rockland, Rackliff is connected to the mainland by causeway....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Cable Internet Access...moreless

                  • CD Player

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Tourist Attractions
                  • Romantic
                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Restaurants
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Live Theater
                  • Festivals
                  • Marina
                  • Synagogues

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography

                  local services and businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Medical Services

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront
                  • Beach
                  • Oceanfront:

                    rocky coastline with small private beach at head of cove....moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Dining:

                        Tables both indoors and outside on deck...moreless

                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Filtered Water
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Connects multiple users at once...moreless

                      • Internet:

                        Hi speed cable Internet...moreless

                      • Living Room:

                        Open 2 story room with large floor to ceiling window and sliders on waterside....moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        Local and national access...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Lobster Pot
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster
                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Microwave
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher:

                        Bosch...moreless

                      • Kitchen
                      • Stove:

                        Gourmet Bosch range with convection...moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Screen Porch / Veranda
                      • Wood Deck
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Kayak / Canoe:

                        Area rentals nearby...moreless

                       

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                      Sep 14 - Oct 26, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,400

                      Changeover Day: Saturday


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning $150
                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      Inquire for winter and holidays

                      Changeover day for all weeks is Saturday


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                      Last updated: 09/08/2014
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                      Location

                      Car: Necessary

                      Come to 'Edges' and you won't want to leave.But Rockland, Rockport, Camden, Thomaston, Port Clyde,are minutes away and have it all:nationally acclaimed festivals,1st class museums,auctions,historic sites,golf courses,restaurants and day cruises.Want to do the blues with stars like Bobby Bland? Go to The Blues Festival in Rockland. How about the art of the Wyeths & other prestigious artists who painted New England? Spend the day at The Farnsworth Museum; later visit the home depicted in Andrew Wyeth's 'Christina's World'.

                      Rather play golf? Tee off oceanside at the Samoset or 3 Dogs PC. Like cars, bikes & airplanes? Owl's Head Transportation Museum is for you. They have many summer events,even live auctions- no telling what you could bring home! And there are many nearby antique auctions.Or treasure hunt at flea markets.

                      Don't forget Rockland's Lobster Festival, with parade,exhibitions,and 'lobstah'! I have it from a reliable source there's quite a few 'lobstahs' with your name on them.

                      Kayak and explore around the islands.Fish from off the point or on a deep-sea charter boat.

                      Enjoy great golfing on the ocean, at 3 dogs golf course and the samoset resort golf course, both within a few miles.

                      Dine at award-winning fine restaurants (Primo's grows their own produce), or enjoy relaxed home-cooking at small local establishments. Try the hardy breakfasts at the Keag,with the locals.

                       

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                      Photos

                      • Morning at 'Edges' from the deck

                        Morning at 'Edges' from the deck

                      • Dinner's on the Way

                        Dinner's on the Way

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Dining Area

                        Dining Area

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • second bedroom with queen-sized bed

                        second bedroom with queen-sized bed

                      • waterfront deck

                        waterfront deck

                      • Incoming Tide

                        Incoming Tide

                      • Lobstering

                        Lobstering

                      • garden path

                        garden path

                      • breezing up off our point

                        breezing up off our point

                      • Storm arriving

                        Storm arriving

                      • Tide Breaking on Point

                        Tide Breaking on Point

                      • welcome

                        welcome

                      • living room extended

                        living room extended

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Master Bedroom with Screened Porch

                        Master Bedroom with Screened Porch

                      • deck

                        deck

                      • beach

                        beach

                      • View from the Deck

                        View from the Deck

                      • shore roses

                        shore roses

                      • splash

                        splash

                      • storm clouds

                        storm clouds

                      • rainbow's end

                        rainbow's end

                      VRBO #356341

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                      This listing was first published here in 2005.

                      Date last modified - Monday, July 28, 2014

                      $2,400 per week (USD)
                      3

                      3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      'Edges'- Oceanfront, Great View & Location. Privacy. Access by causeway.

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