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Cozy in Town Farm-Style House, Close to Bay, Town and Park.

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Kitchen patio between the front and back of house

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Last updated: 07/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Belfast farmhouse description

Like Belfast, this 7 room home is a mix of old and new, gardens and art, fun and relaxation. It's nestled in a quiet neighborhood, 1 block from the Bay, a 10 minute walk to town, 15 min. walk to the park, pool, tennis courts, boating, fishing and more.
There are 2 separate living areas. The front of the house has a sitting room, simple office, bathroom with claw-foot tub and stairs to a bedroom, study, and bathroom with shower. The open kitchen, dining area, sun-room, is an extension on the back of the house where a set of stairs leads to a second bedroom.
Relax in the shade of plum trees or pick fresh herbs, raspberries, strawberries, and veggies if in season from the raised bed gardens. Non-smokers only. Stairways may be challenging for those with mobility issues and toddlers.

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Well behaved, trained, no barking dog, no litter boxes, pet deposit required $300 plus security...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Not suitable for toddlers...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Other (See Description): 2 child bed

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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          • Queen size Bed (1)upstairs in front part of house next to a study with 2 studio mattresses suitable for children or small adults ,second bedroom with full bed is at the back of the house upstairs from the sunroom and open to the stairwell. Must use downstairs bathroom....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: combination tub/shower, tub, toilet

            Shower extension added to old fashioned claw foot tub...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: shower, toilet

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          • Upstairs bathroom, shared by 1 bedroom and study( sleeps 2 small adults or children) has shower Downstairs has claw foot tub with shower, washer, dryer unit and is used by back,upstairs bedroom...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            another table for 2 sits in the downstairs in between room with a water view....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Some herbs and spices, oils and vinegars to share...moreless

          • Catering Available:

            Pam McKeen 207-338-6073...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            And grinder...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Toaster
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Kitchen
          • Oven
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street:

            2 car driveway and off street parking available as well...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            outdoor clothesline available As well ...moreless

          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            Yoga mat and space to use it...moreless

          • Parking:

            2 car driveway...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Living Room seats 6

          Entertainment

          • Toys:

            Puzzles, wooden blocks, trucks and dolls, Winnie the Pooh characters and house...moreless

          • Books
          • Games
          • Music Library
          • DVD Player
          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • CD Player

          Communications

          • Internet
          • Telephone
          • Wireless Internet

          Pool & Spa

          • Communal Pool:

            At City Park, within walking distance...moreless

          Outdoor Features

          • Lawn / Garden:

            small raised vegetable garden and kitchen herb garden Hammock and shaded siting area...moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            brick patio off kitchen with table and sun umbrella...moreless

          Theme

          • Family
          • Historic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Location & View

              • Water View:

                Some peeks of Penobscot Bay that's one block away....moreless

              Activities

              • Churches
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • ATM/Bank
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Hunting
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Swimming
              • Fitness Center
              • Tennis
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountaineering
              • Roller Blading
              • Basketball Court
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Sailing
              • Rock Climbing
              • Medical Services
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Live Theater
              • Winery Tours
              • Restaurants
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Festivals
              • Antiquing
              • Massage Therapist
              • Eco Tourism
              • Bird Watching
              • Walking
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Photography
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Beachcombing
              • Kayaking
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 8 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              fall, winter, spring 2014
              Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $1,080 $4,320
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay

              $1,296 $4,752
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Pet Fee $300
              • Each additional pet $300
              • Taxes Included

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              Calendar

              Last updated: 07/16/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              45 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bangor
              15 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Islesboro
              100 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Portland
              40 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              95
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Allyn St.
              0.3 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Rollie's
              25 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Camden Snow Bowl
              0.3 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              about a dozen

              Car: Recommended

              The smallest city in Maine, combining the best of the land and the sea, Belfast is a community that attracts artists, performers, writers, adventurers, health enthusiasts, farmers and ecologists, birders and boaters.Within walking distance you will find outdoor Thurs. evening summer concerts, the Friday Farmer's market and evening Art walk, live theater, yoga and dance classes, City Park with pool, playground and tennis courts, etc. . For the health of it, get a massage, acupuncture treatment or Ayurvedic consult. Shop at the local COOP market or eat out, vegetarian, Thai, Vietnamese, Laotian, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, gourmet,seafood, some on the Bay. Save room for dessert at a new old fashioned ice cream parlor or bakery. Take a walk or fish over the foot bridge over the Bay. Rent a kayak to experience it up close and personal or sign up for an hour row on an 8 person Community Boating Row. Rainy days can be spent at the local movie theater, library, historical museum, or shopping for fabric, books, art, yarn, gifts, clothes. We also have a Green Store for those ecologically conscious. Belfast is full of surprises listed on the COOP bulletin board: poetry readings, Reiki treatments, garden tours, wine tastings, puppies, or piglets for sale!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: Semi-retired school teacher moved to this very special community 16 years ago to escape the fast paced work life in Massachusetts and enjoy the slower pace of Maine 'the way life should be' ( the state slogan).

              Why the Owner Chose Belfast:
              Located in the heart of Belfast where music,dance, yoga, poetry, theater, art, great food, boating, history, farmer's market, COOP grocery, and parks share sun and moon rises on the Bay. A half hour or less to lakes, mountains, and state parks, a little more than an hour to Acadia National Park.

              The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
              The little long house provides indoor separate spaces for privacy, contemplation, light- filled dining, kitchen, sun-room combination, arches and art, levels and surprises of color that uplift the spirit. there are 2 separate sleeping areas, one in the front upstairs of the house. The other in the far back of the house, again upstairs but not connected to the front area for a feeling of separateness and privacy. Outside the flower and vegetable gardens, shaded hammock and sitting area nourish body and soul. WIFI capability.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Kitchen patio between the front and back of house

                Kitchen patio between the front and back of house

              • front entrance

                front entrance

              • front room sitting area with bench

                front room sitting area with bench

              • 2nd floor bedroom with queen size bed

                2nd floor bedroom with queen size bed

              • 2nd floor study

                2nd floor study

              • back of house from the study to kitchen

                back of house from the study to kitchen

              • stairs to back bedroom

                stairs to back bedroom

              • same back bedroom 2nd floor

                same back bedroom 2nd floor

              • Front entrance from the driveway

                Front entrance from the driveway

              • front room sitting area

                front room sitting area

              • entrance to front upstair's bedrooms

                entrance to front upstair's bedrooms

              • 2nd floor study with studio bed

                2nd floor study with studio bed

              • downstairs study

                downstairs study

              • dining area, bay window, tin walls and ceiling

                dining area, bay window, tin walls and ceiling

              • double bed in back bedroom 2nd floor

                double bed in back bedroom 2nd floor

              • from the foot-bridge

                from the foot-bridge

              VRBO #417517

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, June 03, 2014

              $1,080 - $1,296 per week (USD)
              8

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 07/16/14
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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