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Ocean Views from Wraparound Porch: Summer or Fall Getaway!

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our 1857 home is located in a quiet neighborhood on the southern side of Peaks. It has good water views from multiple rooms and from the living room, where two sliding doors open onto a wraparound porch which is ocean-facing. It has three bedrooms and sleeps six people (one queen bedroom and two bedrooms with two twin beds each). There is a full bath on the first floor. It has recently been renovated, with refinished wooden floors and fresh paint throughout. Our home is furnished with new area rugs, new beds with allergy encasements and designer cotton bedding, some antique furniture and new appliances (washer/dryer, dishwasher, range, espresso machine). It is one lot removed from the ocean, and so you can smell and hear the surf, and see Cushing and Ram Islands and Whitehead Passage. There is a sizable side yard that is great for kids. It is 0.6 miles to the ferry (a 10 minute walk), and less of a walk to the beach. We are around the corner from another beach which is rocky and great for exploring.

We have a very quiet neighborhood which is primarily owner occupied. We ask that guests keep volume to a minimum in keeping with the spirit of the neighborhood. In addition, we do not permit fireworks of any kind.

Fall foliage season is lovely and we encourage guests to inquire about weeks in September.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a highchair, potty seats, bedrails, and a gate for the top of the stairs available upon request at the house....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Because our two small children have food allergies, we ask that guests leave nuts and nut products at home. Thank you....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    There is a radio in the living room....moreless

  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    We offer good ocean views from our wraparound porch, the living room, two of our three bedrooms, side yard, and bathroom....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    brand new designer linens...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Board games, cards, books, and a small selection of movies are in the house for guests' enjoyment....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    small parking area on property...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    brand new commercial washer and dryer - although we hope you won't spend your time doing laundry!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    brand new appliances include espresso maker and dishwasher....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    large wraparound porch with patio set...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
May 23 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
High Summer
Jun 27 - Sep 12, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

We ask for half of the rent up front, and the remainder of rent and a security deposit of $500 two months in advance of the check-in date.


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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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Location

Peaks Island is a place where you can relax and choose your own adventure - beachgoing, fishing, bicycling, kayaking, walking, etc.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We are a family with three small children and live in the Portland area, just a 20 minute ferry ride from Peaks Island. Although we are new to the island, we have quickly fallen in love with it. We are pleased to offer the Peaks experience to you!

Why the Owner Chose Peaks Island:
This is one of the oldest homes on Peaks, with gorgeous water views and a side yard that offers endless possibilities for playing and relaxing. Our neighborhood is peaceful and has more foot traffic than any other kind.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We feel so lucky to enjoy proximity to the ocean - just one lot removed from Whitehead Passage. It's a short walk around the corner to a rocky beach with expansive ocean vistas.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • a place to enjoy sunset light

    a place to enjoy sunset light

  • a sunny spot for a meal or just to relax

    a sunny spot for a meal or just to relax

  • entertainment room with oversized armchair, board games, books, and TV

    entertainment room with oversized armchair, board games, books, and TV

  • designer fabrics on throw pillows enliven the room

    designer fabrics on throw pillows enliven the room

  • our kitchen with new appliances, dishwasher and espresso maker

    our kitchen with new appliances, dishwasher and espresso maker

  • view into the master bedroom

    view into the master bedroom

  • bedroom #2 with two twin beds and water views

    bedroom #2 with two twin beds and water views

  • bedroom #2

    bedroom #2

  • bedroom #3

    bedroom #3

  • roses growing up the porch baluster

    roses growing up the porch baluster

  • this is what you will see as you arrive

    this is what you will see as you arrive

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  • gorgeous views from the porch

    gorgeous views from the porch

  • dining area expands to seat six

    dining area expands to seat six

  • living area faces two large sliding doors and the ocean

    living area faces two large sliding doors and the ocean

  • a window seat with a view

    a window seat with a view

  • even the bathroom has water views!

    even the bathroom has water views!

  • master bedroom with water views

    master bedroom with water views

  • bedroom #2

    bedroom #2

  • bedroom #3

    bedroom #3

  • bedroom #3

    bedroom #3

  • the front of our house

    the front of our house

  • our large side yard with mature trees

    our large side yard with mature trees

VRBO #427393

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Date last modified - Thursday, May 28, 2015

$1,200 - $1,600 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/26/2015
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