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Spacious, Upscale and Unique Northeast Harbor Timber Frame Home:

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Great room with rustic maple floors and floor to ceiling stone propane fireplace

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Last updated: 11/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Northeast Harbor house description

**Book this one of a kind home now for the holidays!**

**We have a 15kw generator so no worries with any possible foul weather power outages!**

***Pets considered for an additional fee.***

This lovely home is also available for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years and other special events.

It also can be combined with VRBO listing numbers 404715 and 417250 as a compound that can sleep up to 30 and is perfect for weddings and family reunions.

Welcome to Into the Woods! This fully remodeled (2007) home has the qualities of a timber frame and Rocky Mountain log home wrapped all into one great experience. From the 700 sf living room with propane fire place and 50 inch plasma television (with DirecTV) to the chef's quality kitchen to the in home guest apartment, this home meets the demands of the most discriminating traveler.

The home sleeps up to 16 people depending on set up and at 6500 sf you won't be bumping into each other at every turn. If one needs additional space please refer to VRBO listings 417250 and 404715 as they are also on the property and would turn this into a compound enabling parties of up to 30 to enjoy.

1st Floor:

The chef's quality kitchen has all the latest appliances including a 48 inch DCS professional gas range/cook top.
Beautiful slate adorn the counter tops which include 2 sinks. There are also 2 dishwashers to handle larger groups. The first floor is also where the larger living and dining rooms are. The dining room table seats 8, a second corner table that seats 6, with seating for 4 at the island and 2 additional small children's tables round out the seating.
Directly off the kitchen is the atrium room which features lots of glass both around and above the room and log furniture. The best part is the 5 foot tall double waterfall that echoes throughout the home and is viewable from here. The room is fully furnished and is usually the favorite spot to hang out in the home.
The great room is directly off the dining room and features a floor to ceiling fireplace and 10 foot ceilings. With plenty of seating and a 50 inch Panasonic Viera plasma TV with Direct TV/DVD and all the movie channels included.
There is the first floor office directly off the great room where you can go to get some office work done or have a quiet place for a phone call.
The first floor laundry has 2 washers and 2 dryers. There is a laundry chute on the 2nd floor that goes directly into the laundry room.
The downstairs bath is directly off the great room.

Floors throughout the home feature rustic maple and red oak with radiant floor heating.

2nd Floor:

Enjoy the 1200 sf master bedroom with propane fireplace, 2 person jacuzzi tub and double shower. Enjoy the use of a wall hung Dr. Mercola Vitamin D tanning light. There are also 2 vanities with a make up counter and bidet with commode. There is also a 42 inch HDTV in the bedroom. Workout equipment includes a Power Plate and a Total Gym XL.
There are 3 additional bedrooms share one full bath. Two of the bedrooms have queen beds and the third has a XL twin bed over a queen as a bunk bed and a pull out trundle bed..

3rd Floor:

The 3rd floor features a large office and 1400 sf guest apartment. The apartment has a full bath, queen bed, large sofa with queen pull out sleeper and fantastic views. There is also a 35 inch TV/DVD in the apartment. Perfect for 2 adults and 2 kids or a traveling sitter or staff.
The office is another place to do some work if the need arises.

4th Floor:

The 4th floor features a small sitting room with a full size futon which can be used for additional sleeping. There is also an outside deck which affords tremendous views and a 6 foot Softub jacuzzi with outdoor furniture. Views of the ocean and nearby islands abound.

The home is fully wired for WiFi on all floors.

All TV's have Direct TV with all movie channels.

Only natural and organic cleaning supplies are used in the home. For rentals of more than one week, a housekeeper is available.

For children, there is a full cedar slide/swing set along with a 50' zip line in the back yard. You will find the large and newly remodeled playground at the town elementary school along with the town swimming pool across the street.

Enjoy the cool evenings while rocking in one of the hand made rocking chairs on the front porch or in the backyard patio on the log swinging chair for two.

There is parking for two vehicles in the driveway and another two in front of the home along with street parking for two more vehicles.

Keep in mind that the home is 4 floors and does not have an elevator.

Property Type

  • House
  • 6500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Pets will be considered on a case by case basis. Additional fees would be added....moreless

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 12-16

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 5: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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              • Bedroom 6: 1 double

                This is the 4th floor sitting room and has a full size futon...moreless

              • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

                This is a XL twin over queen bunk bed with pull out trundle....moreless

              • A Pack n' Play and high chair is available for infants.

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Many board games and puzzles...moreless

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Mountain View:

                View is from the 3rd and 4th floors....moreless

              • Ocean View:

                View is from the 3rd floor and 4th floor deck....moreless

              • Water View:

                Same as above and waterfall next to the atrium room....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Snowmobiling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                4 additional children at children's table...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 16 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                ceiling fans and portable fans....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                2 dryers...moreless

              • Fireplace:

                3 propane in home....moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                in master bedroom, Total Gym XL and Next Style, power vibration plate...moreless

              • Garage:

                not available for use...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                in floor radiant...moreless

              • Internet:

                Wifi throughout...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                many games and DVD movies and Wii is available...moreless

              • Parking:

                2 off street and 3 in front of home...moreless

              • Telephone:

                unlimited domestic long distance...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                2 washers...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher:

                (2)...moreless

              • Ice Maker

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Golf:

                1/2 mile away at Northeast Harbor Golf Club...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden

              Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub:

                6 person Softub on 4th floor deck...moreless

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  September & October
                  Sep 6 - May 1, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,950

                  Changeover Day: Saturday


                  Rates are based on 12 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest

                  May & June
                  May 2 - Jun 19, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,950

                  Changeover Day: Saturday


                  Rates are based on 12 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest

                  July & August
                  Jun 20 - Sep 4, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,950

                  Changeover Day: Saturday


                  Rates are based on 12 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,950

                  Rates are based on 12 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest


                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $250
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
                  • Tax Rate 8%

                  Notes:

                  * Holiday rates are $5950/week or $990/night plus cleaning of $350. 4 night minimum.

                  Extra person over 12, $250/week. Pets considered at $250/week. $50 return check fee.

                  Summer rentals are Saturday to Saturday only unless 14 days prior.

                  50% due at reservation and balance due 60 days prior to arrival. Cottage is considered 'leased' when lease and payment are received by owner.

                  Other leases may be sent out if lease hasn't been returned.

                  ***It is recommended to send lease and payment back ASAP by overnight mail.***


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                  Last updated: 11/17/2014
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                  Location

                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Trenton/Bar Harbor
                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  The Colonels Bakery/Deli/Restaurant
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Cranberry Isles Ferry
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Northeast Harbor Golf Club
                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Downeast Scenic Railroad
                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Route 3/198
                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  The Colonels
                  55 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Hermon, Maine
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Seal Harbor Beach

                  Northeast Harbor is the perfect getaway on Mount Desert Island. Close to everything but away from the hustle and bustle (and noise) of Bar Harbor. Google it and see what I mean.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2003

                  About the owner: Tim is a real estate broker with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services and Tammy is a ultrasonographer. We have 3 children and live here year round.

                  Why the Owner Chose Northeast Harbor:
                  Only 2 blocks from downtown Northeast Harbor yet on a quiet side road. Also 2 blocks from the Post Office, grocery/liquor store and the Island Explorer bus stop. Bike rentals are also available next to the Post Office.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We call this architecture, Colorado meets Maine. We moved to Northeast Harbor from Colorado and many of the unique furnishings and interior finishes that adorn the home are from Colorado. It is a style we call rustic elegance.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Great room with rustic maple floors and floor to ceiling stone propane fireplace

                    Great room with rustic maple floors and floor to ceiling stone propane fireplace

                  • Dining room with an 8 person Russian olivewood table and main entry.

                    Dining room with an 8 person Russian olivewood table and main entry.

                  • DCS range and double convection oven.

                    DCS range and double convection oven.

                  • 1st floor atrium room with 4 skylights, floor to ceiling windows and waterfall.

                    1st floor atrium room with 4 skylights, floor to ceiling windows and waterfall.

                  • Master bedroom with floor to ceiling propane fireplace and rustic maple floors.

                    Master bedroom with floor to ceiling propane fireplace and rustic maple floors.

                  • The master bath you'll never want to leave. With 2 person Jacuzzi tub.

                    The master bath you'll never want to leave. With 2 person Jacuzzi tub.

                  • Bedroom #2 with a queen Russian Olive wood bed. Large closet and dresser also.

                    Bedroom #2 with a queen Russian Olive wood bed. Large closet and dresser also.

                  • Bdrm #4. Queen Birch canopy bed with large closet and dresser.

                    Bdrm #4. Queen Birch canopy bed with large closet and dresser.

                  • 3rd floor apartment.

                    3rd floor apartment.

                  • 3rd floor executive office.

                    3rd floor executive office.

                  • 1st floor laundry facilities.

                    1st floor laundry facilities.

                  • Front patio and front covered porch. Porch has 3 rocking chairs.

                    Front patio and front covered porch. Porch has 3 rocking chairs.

                  • Great room. French doors lead into the office.

                    Great room. French doors lead into the office.

                  • Chef's kitchen with DCS and Kitchenaid appliances. Counters are slate.

                    Chef's kitchen with DCS and Kitchenaid appliances. Counters are slate.

                  • Chef's kitchen.

                    Chef's kitchen.

                  • Double waterfall. 5 feet high. No the pond is not stocked!

                    Double waterfall. 5 feet high. No the pond is not stocked!

                  • Master bedroom. There will be a 42 inch flat screen with Direct TV also.

                    Master bedroom. There will be a 42 inch flat screen with Direct TV also.

                  • Master bath double vanity and Dr. Mercola vitamin D tanning light.

                    Master bath double vanity and Dr. Mercola vitamin D tanning light.

                  • Bdrm #3 with twin over queen bunk bed and pull out twin trundle. Closet/dresser.

                    Bdrm #3 with twin over queen bunk bed and pull out twin trundle. Closet/dresser.

                  • 3rd floor in law or staff apartment. With a full bath.

                    3rd floor in law or staff apartment. With a full bath.

                  • 4th flr observation room with full size futon. Outdoor hot tub and deck to right

                    4th flr observation room with full size futon. Outdoor hot tub and deck to right

                  • 1st floor office. Off the Great room.

                    1st floor office. Off the Great room.

                  • Back yard.

                    Back yard.

                  • Many places to relax. Beware, the hammock puts you to sleep!

                    Many places to relax. Beware, the hammock puts you to sleep!

                  VRBO #460665

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, November 17, 2014

                  $4,950 - $5,950 per week (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 16

                  View calendar: Updated 11/17/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/17/2014
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