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

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Last updated: 10/21/2014
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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

              • 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

              • In shed off Kitchen: toilet

                ...moreless

              • 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

              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
                  May 2015, Sept. 2015
                  May 22 - Jun 5, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,800
                  2nd week of June 2015
                  Jun 6 - Jun 12, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,850

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  3rd week of June
                  Jun 13 - Jun 19, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Last week of June
                  Jun 20 - Jun 26, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,200

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  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 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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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 10/21/2014
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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: english, french

                   

                  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 from Back Deck

                    View from Back Deck

                  • View from Hancock Point Dock

                    View from Hancock Point Dock

                  • Eastern Second Floor Bathroom

                    Eastern Second Floor Bathroom

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                  This listing was first published here in 2005.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, October 21, 2014

                  $1,800 - $2,450 per week (USD)
                  8

                  8 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 16

                  View calendar: Updated 10/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2005
                  Speaks: english, french
                  • Calendar last updated 10/21/2014
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