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

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Last updated: 05/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property 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.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

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
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable Internet Access...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront:

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Tables both indoors and outside on deck...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Hi speed cable Internet...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

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

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Local and national access...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Connects multiple users at once...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Bosch...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gourmet Bosch range with convection...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Area rentals nearby...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
early summer
May 30 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,350
Fourth of July Special
Jun 27 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500
summer
Jul 11 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,600

Changeover Day: Saturday

fall
Sep 12 - Oct 2, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,400

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $150
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

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Changeover day for all weeks is Saturday


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Last updated: 05/23/2015
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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

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Date last modified - Thursday, May 28, 2015

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/23/2015
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