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

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Last updated: 04/09/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hancock house 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.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

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

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

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family

                  Attractions

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  local services and businesses

                  • Medical Services
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • ATM/Bank

                  Location Type

                  • Beach View
                  • Waterfront
                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Waterfront

                  sports and adventure activities

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

                  Arrival Day

                      • Saturday

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

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

                          General

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

                          Kitchen

                          • Kitchen:

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

                          • Freezer
                          • Grill
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Blender
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Toaster
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Microwave
                          • Ice Maker
                          • 4 Ring Stove

                          Outside

                          • Porch / Veranda
                          • Screen Porch / Veranda
                          • Tennis Court
                          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                          • Balcony
                          • Child's Swing
                          • Wood Deck
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Barbecue
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Lanai / Gazebo:

                            (2)...moreless

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Spa Whirlpool
                          • Jacuzzi
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.1
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Rental rates quoted in: $
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event

                          May 31 - Jun 6, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,800

                          Jun 7 - Jun 13, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,850

                          Jun 14 - Jun 20, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,000

                          Jun 21 - Jun 27, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,200

                          Jun 28 - Aug 22, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,400

                          Aug 23 - Aug 29, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,200

                          Aug 30 - Sep 5, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,850

                          Sep 6 - Sep 12, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,800

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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


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: french, english

                           

                          Photos

                          • View of Home from the Road

                            View of Home from the Road

                          • Living Room

                            Living Room

                          • Dining Room

                            Dining Room

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Other side of Kitchen

                            Other side of Kitchen

                          • 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

                          • Living Room

                            Living Room

                          • Dining Room into Living Room. Living Room prior to living room redecoration.

                            Dining Room into Living Room. Living Room prior to living room redecoration.

                          • Front Parlor

                            Front Parlor

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • 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 of Backyard from Rear Deck

                            View of Backyard from Rear Deck

                          • View from Hancock Point Dock

                            View from Hancock Point Dock

                          • Eastern Second Floor Bathroom

                            Eastern Second Floor Bathroom

                          VRBO #392906

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                          This listing was first published here in 2005.

                          Date last modified - Saturday, April 12, 2014

                          $1,800 - $2,400 per week
                          7

                          8 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 16

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                          Speaks: french, english
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