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Walk to Village and Beach... Views of Mt. Battie and Penobscot Bay

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Your Living room windows above the bunting and double doors. Facing the sunrise.

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Last updated: 09/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Camden apartment description

'Bay View Aerie' - Osprey, and Seagulls circle overhead, the sun rises on Penobscot Bay and reflections sparkle on the ceiling of this artistically designed apartment above a private art gallery. Newly constructed and fully furnished the apartment includes one bedroom with full size bed, full kitchen with eating bar and a view of woods and the mountain. The bath has pedestal sink and roomy corner shower and envelops you with warm inviting apricot walls. Multi angled throughout the living room provides views of the garden and glimpses of the sea from the front window. The ceiling fan keeps the sea breeze moving throughout the apartment and Cable TV and DVD are provided. A ships ladder leads to the quaint loft at the peak of the room which provides a quiet place to read or just relax. Radiant Heat takes the chill off on spring or fall visits. Private entrance at the top of the drive to a small deck and the kitchen with its cherry cabinets allows visitors easy access.
No pets allowed.


Surroundings and Amenities: A few steps to 'Laite Beach' across the street and just a half mile walk to Camden Harbor the apartment allows visitors to enjoy easy access to either Camden, Rockport or Rockland attractions without difficulty on beautiful scenic local roads or simply eat in and enjoy the lawn and gardens with lobster from local fishermen.
Amenities:

Eat In Kitchen,
Full Refrigerator,
Electric Stove,
Microwave,
Toaster,
Coffee Maker,
Blender
Wireless Internet access,
Cable TV,
DVD,
Full Sleep Sofa,
Gas Grill,
Clock,
Reading lamps,
Coffee Table
Loft,
Table,
Chairs,

1 BR
Full Bed,
Chest of drawers,
Lamps,
Linens,

Private Deck,
Lawn & Gardens

Activities: Swimming is available at public beach across street. Hiking to town a half mile away or to Rockport Village, Vesper Children's Chapel, or Mt . Battie. 'The most beautiful walk in the World' according to the Sept. 2004 issue of Yankee Magazine is one block away. Fantastic Libraby, public parks, State Park with road up Mt. Batti

Attractions: Local attractions include the largest Windjammer fleet on the Maine coast, the Belted Galloway Cows at Aldermere Farm (about a mile stroll through shaded back roads) and numerous shopping opportunities. Visiting artists may be invited to exhibit work done on the premises in an upcoming gallery exhibit. 'Where the Mountains Meet the Sea', Camden has long been a destination for travelers by land and sea. Beautifully tucked away in the varied coastline of Maine visitors are surrounded by unique vistas and numerous entertainment opportunities. Museums, galleries, a winery, shopping, sailing, artists and artisans, and gourmet restaurants are only a small sample of available entertainment for the visitor. Two historically restored theatrs. Classes are available by area schools in photography, woodworking, furniture building, fine art and ship building. The beauty of the view from the mountain with lakes to the north and west and the sea eastward there is something for everyone who visits

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 2

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Many of my reglar visitors are allergic to smoke and it is also a fire hazard. Smokers may smoke outside but not on the deck and all cigaretts must be carefully extinguished....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            I have a list of visitors who are allergic to dogs and cats. Although I own cats they are not allowed in the apartment even when it is unoccupied. No exceptions....moreless

          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • Additional sleeping space is available on the sleep sofa in the living room. The loft area is not a sleeping area but an area to read and relax....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • All towels, bath mats and toilet necessites supplied. Other supplies include beach towels. Folding Chairs....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Audio Tape Player
          • Books:

            Some books and newspapers provided. Others can be seen at the local library....moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television
          • VCR
          • Video Library:

            Some videos provided others can be rented in town....moreless

          Theme

          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Bay/Sound
          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Coin Laundry
          • Duty Free Shops
          • Festivals
          • Forests
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Restaurants
          • Waterfalls
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Miniature Golf
          • Photography
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Whale Watching

          Location Type

          • Mountain View:

            Bank of Kitchen windows faces Mt. Battie....moreless

          • Near The Ocean:

            You can hear the waves at high tide from your living room window. Also the bell bouys and ships coming to and going from the harbor. ...moreless

          • Village:

            One half mile from the Main Street and the Public Landing where the schooners and day sailors tie up. ...moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Ice Skating
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Roller Blading
          • Sailing
          • Skiing
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Swimming

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 4 people

          General

          • Activities Guide
          • Alarm Clock
          • Basic Soaps
          • Ceiling Fans
          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating:

            Radiant floor heat....moreless

          • Internet
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Local Activities Guide
          • Local Maps
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Mosquito Magnet
          • Paper Towels
          • Parking:

            Off street parking....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Driveway parking will accomadate two vehicles....moreless

          • Shampoo
          • Sofa Bed
          • Toilet Paper
          • Towels Provided
          • Wireless Internet:

            WiFi available for your laptop....moreless

          Kitchen

          • 4 Ring Stove
          • Blender
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils:

            Sauce pans, Frying pans and a pot large enough to cook your lobsters plus all the utensils for the grill....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Silverware and cooking utensils as well as pots and pans for cooking. ...moreless

          • Grill
          • Kitchen:

            Full size refrigerator, double sink, counter eating space facing mountain, electric stove.......pots, pans, dishes. Door to outside deck with gas grill and stairs to driveway....moreless

          • Lobster Pot
          • Microwave:

            Above stove...moreless

          • Oven

          Outside

          • Beach Chairs
          • Beach Towels
          • Deck / Patio:

            Small deck with grill space. Lawn picnic area to be available in 2013....moreless

          • Lawn / Garden:

            New area to be ready in 2014 for guest use with a bridge from the apartment deck to the new space installed this spring....moreless

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Outdoor Grill Gas
          • Small Cooler
          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
          • Walkway To Water
          • Wood Deck

          Payment Type

          • Amex
          • Discover
          • Mastercard
          • Visa
           

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          My Standard Rate
          7 night min stay

          $875

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Tax Rate 8%

          Notes:

          Stays of less than one week are not allowed in this area of Camden by zoning regulations. No pets are allowed due to allergies of regular guests who return yearly.


          Cancellation policy:

          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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          Last updated: 09/28/2014
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          Location

          70 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Portland
          0.25 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Multipal Choices
          5 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Goose River Golf
          0.5 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          Rt 1 North/South
          0.5 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          Waterfront, Fresh, Cappy's, Camden Deli, Peter Ott
          3 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          Camden Snow Bowl
          0.12 Miles
          Nearest Beach
          Laite Beach

          Car: Not Necessary

          Where the Mountains meet the sea. Walk to Laite Beach across the street to swim, picnic or watch the Schooners leaving harbor. Just half a mile walk to the Village where Fine art galleries and shops abound. Farnsworth Museum, and Wyeth Paintings plus many locations for Plein air artists or photographers. Beautiful parks a waterfall and numerous hiking trails. Walk, bike, sail or rent a car Penobscot Bay area of Mid coast Maine abounds in wonderful natural attractions and festivals for the visitor.

          Other Activities: Painting, Photography, Picnics Fourth of July Fireworks, August Lobster Festival, or the Boat Show, Windjammers gather on Labor Day Weekend. Day Sails are available from the town landing from May to October. You can Climb Mt. Battie or drive to the tower at the summit and view the lakes to the North and Penobscot Bay to the South and East. A Picnic at the Ampitheather adjoining the Library at the head of the Harbor is a great escape after a morning of shopping. A drive to Rockport and meet the Galloway Cows and see the historic harbor with lime kilns. Neighboring Rockland offers more shops, gallerys and The Farnsworth Museum with works from the Wyeth's. There are also numerous Light Houses two of which are open to the public and the Lighthouse Museum for interesting history of the Coast of Maine. Every weekend has an event scheduled all summer long throughout the Mid Coast area. Come and enjoy them from you own local apartment or just relax at 'home'.

           

          Manager info

          Year Purchased: 1910

          About: At present I live in the house and spend my time as a professional artist. Having had various careers including Equestrian in Jumping, Dressage and Saddle Seat riding and breeding National Show Horses in Connecticut. I also have worked in several Paint Deptartments and run my own business in Color Consultation and design. I spent most of my years in CT and my children still live there. I visit occassionally but am in Maine year round and maintain my art studio here.

          Why Camden:
          This is a family homestead purchased by my Grandfather just before he married my Grandmother. I moved into the house in 2000 and added the apartment in 2005. Origionally from Connecticut I have spent all of my childhood summers in Camden at this house. My Children also spent summers here and my Grandchildren visit when possible. I have loved this area all my life and now record it in watercolors which I show across the country in juried art shows.

          The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
          When I added the apartment my design was intended to enhance the exsisting house and have it blend in to the original design. The house itself has not been changed since my Grandparents lived in it and is true to its time. I considered the warmth and quiet elegance something that I wished to maintain in the house and mirror in the apartment. Giving it warmth and solitude in tune with the era of the overall property. Yet close to a multitude of interesting sites to visit and enjoy.


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          Photos

          • Your Living room windows above the bunting and double doors. Facing the sunrise.

            Your Living room windows above the bunting and double doors. Facing the sunrise.

          • Your kitchen from the deck grill area allows conversation and great meals.

            Your kitchen from the deck grill area allows conversation and great meals.

          • View from the kitchen to dining area and living room.

            View from the kitchen to dining area and living room.

          • Living room sofa and coffee table with windows facing the street and sea.

            Living room sofa and coffee table with windows facing the street and sea.

          • Camden Harbor from Mount Battie, two miles from your door

            Camden Harbor from Mount Battie, two miles from your door

          • Early morning view of the Islands of Penobscot Bay from Mt. Battie.

            Early morning view of the Islands of Penobscot Bay from Mt. Battie.

          • Sail past Rockland's Breakwater light, or walk and enjoy the harbor view.

            Sail past Rockland's Breakwater light, or walk and enjoy the harbor view.

          • Have an artists working vacation, visit Wyeth Art Center & Farnsworth Museum

            Have an artists working vacation, visit Wyeth Art Center & Farnsworth Museum

          • Harbor and Mountain in Winter area ski trails give views of the Atlantic ocean.

            Harbor and Mountain in Winter area ski trails give views of the Atlantic ocean.

          • One of the many day sailors available for two hour sails from the town landing.

            One of the many day sailors available for two hour sails from the town landing.

          • A half mile walk to town we are the pink X and will send a map by request.

            A half mile walk to town we are the pink X and will send a map by request.

          • View of the Living room from kitchen

            View of the Living room from kitchen

          • The living room from the bedroom doorway.

            The living room from the bedroom doorway.

          • Make a coffee, walk across the street and enjoy sunrise at the beach and park.

            Make a coffee, walk across the street and enjoy sunrise at the beach and park.

          • The tower at the top of Mt. Battie gives a birds eye view for 360 degrees.

            The tower at the top of Mt. Battie gives a birds eye view for 360 degrees.

          • Watch Windjammers from a lighthouse or arrange a sail on local daysailer.

            Watch Windjammers from a lighthouse or arrange a sail on local daysailer.

          • Lupines abound in Maine...bring your camera.

            Lupines abound in Maine...bring your camera.

          • Sunrise Sisters... Grace Bailey & Mercantile in winter.

            Sunrise Sisters... Grace Bailey & Mercantile in winter.

          • A Visit from Santa as Rudolph leads the way.

            A Visit from Santa as Rudolph leads the way.

          • Winter at the ampitheather next to the library.

            Winter at the ampitheather next to the library.

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          This listing was first published here in 2005.

          Date last modified - Thursday, October 02, 2014

          $875 per week (USD)
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          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
          Sleeps 3

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          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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