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Large Victorian on 4 Acres Overlooks Frenchman's Bay, Provides Perfect Retreat

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Last updated: 07/06/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Large Victorian home on 4 acres overlooking Frenchman's Bay in charming coastal community of Hancock Point. This roomy house is ideal for family gatherings, providing plenty of room to be together, or to sit quietly and enjoy a good book. The large (4-acre) lot provides privacy and plenty of room for children to play, and is only 1 block from the water.

The first floor has a large eat-in kitchen partially renovated in 2011. Kitchen includes table seating for 10, two stoves and ovens, and two refrigerators. Formal dining room seats 12. Adjoining living room and parlor. Two TV's and 2 DVD/VCRs. Screened porch. Deck on 3 sides, including large back deck with seating for 10 and view of Frenchman's Bay.

Second floor has 5 bedrooms, three w/porches. Master BR has attached bath w/Jacuzzi tub & shower. Two bathrooms have extra large clawfoot bathtubs, one w/shower added in 2009. Laundry room on 2nd floor.

Third floor has 3 bedrooms including one with view of Mt Desert Island.

Professionally landscaped and maintained gardens. Children can walk to tennis and sailing lessons and historic library.

New kitchen range and refrigerator added in 2012 and 2013.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16

  • Master- 2nd Floor: 1 queen

    Private Bath...moreless

  • 2nd Floor: 2 twin/ single

    Large Room, balcony...moreless

  • 2nd Floor: 1 double

    Balcony, adjoins room listed below....moreless

  • 2nd Floor: 2 twin/ single

    Adjoins room listed above....moreless

  • 2nd Floor: 1 double

    Adjoining bath. Small Room....moreless

  • 3rd Floor: 2 twin/ single

    Quiet....moreless

  • 3rd Floor: 2 twin/ single

    View of Mt. Desert Id. Quiet....moreless

  • 3rd Floor: 1 double, 1 baby crib

    Quiet....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • 2nd Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large Claw-foot tub with shower....moreless

  • 2nd Floor: toilet, tub

    Large Claw-foot tub....moreless

  • In shed off Kitchen: toilet

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Kitchen partially renovated in 2011. Bedrooms include 1 queen, 3 doubles, 8 twins. Wrap-around deck, screened porch, 4-acre yard for children/games....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen updated in 2011. Two ranges, two refrigerators....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    (2)...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa Whirlpool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
early-mid July
Jun 27 - Jul 17, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,400

Changeover Day: Saturday

late July - mid August
Jul 18 - Aug 14, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450

Changeover Day: Saturday

3rd week of August
Aug 15 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,400

Changeover Day: Saturday

4th week of August
Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,300

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $0
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates above include all taxes, linens, and cleaning fees.

$500 deposit to secure the reservation. Balance due at least 45 days prior to arrival.


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Location

Car: Not Necessary

Hancock Point is a classic summer community surrounded by water. The beautiful 'Point' includes a boat harbor (sailing lessons available), tennis courts (lessons also available), historic library, chapel, and post office all within an easy walk. Great for riding bikes or walking. Kayak rental also available. The nearby Crocker House Country Inn offers fine dining and additional guest accommodations. Other excellent dining opportunities within five miles. Just 25 charming miles away is Mount Desert Island with Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Also nearby are several freshwater lakes for fishing, boating, swimming, and hiking, as well as a public golf course.

The town of Ellsworth with shopping (including L.L. Bean), restaurants, movies, and entertainment is just 15 minutes away. The Pierre Monteux conducting school offers evening concerts within 10 minutes. The perfect vacation get-away!

Other Activities: Historic Library within walking distance.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • View of Home from the Road

    View of Home from the Road

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Second Floor Landing at Back of House

    Second Floor Landing at Back of House

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Southern Third Floor Bedroom

    Southern Third Floor Bedroom

  • Northern Third Floor Bedroom

    Northern Third Floor Bedroom

  • View from Hancock Point Dock

    View from Hancock Point Dock

  • Eastern Second Floor Bathroom

    Eastern Second Floor Bathroom

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Front Parlor

    Front Parlor

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Second Floor Bedroom

    Second Floor Bedroom

  • Second Floor Bedroom

    Second Floor Bedroom

  • Center Third Floor Bedroom

    Center Third Floor Bedroom

  • Screened Porch on Front of House

    Screened Porch on Front of House

  • Beach in Front of Property

    Beach in Front of Property

  • Western Second Floor Bathroom

    Western Second Floor Bathroom

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  • Sleeps
    16
  • Bedrooms
    8
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/06/2015
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