Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Maine Lake Compound

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 09/18/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lake Wassookeag estate description

Splendidly secluded on four-mile-long Lake Wassookeag, this exceptional waterfront compound comprises approximately four acres of wooded and open lawns. Capturing spectacular lakefront views, this retreat includes a Maine Residence, Lake House, Court House and fenced tennis court. Approximately one third miles of private paved roadways and a parking area serve the property. Along the sweeping 300 foot waterfront with western views of great sunsets a dock offers direct access to Lake Wassookeag boating and fishing.

Maine Residence: Complementing its lakeside setting, a distinctive contemporary residence contains 3000 square foot with four bedrooms/three baths, fully equipped kitchen/dining island, living room with fireplace, a stunning 900 square foot Solarium family room with heated Mexican tile floor and completely enclosed with thermal-pane glass, and walking out to a 600 square foot lake view deck.

Court House: A spacious knotty pine paneled 1600 square foot cottage with three bedrooms, two baths, kitchen, dining room, living room, family room, located close to the tennis court.

Lake House: The quaint knotty pine paneled 1000 square foot lakeside cottage with three bedrooms, one bath, kitchen/dining area, living room, and an awesome view of the lake.

Lake Wassookeag in Dexter, Maine is approximately 35 miles from Bangor and 45 miles from famed Moosehead Lake. Air service is available from Bangor International Airport and a regional airport in Dexter.

For the Winter snowmobilers and cross-country skiers, this home is located in the heart of Maine's snowmobile and ATV country with easy access to groomed trails including ITS 84 which gives you access to virtually the entire state. Downhill skiing is available within 30 miles.

White water Rafting trips on the West Branch of the Penobscot, Dead, and Kennebec Rivers are all in close proximity.

Keywords: 3 Homes Family Compound

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 5600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Events Allowed
          • Pets Considered
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 20-24

          • Bunk Area

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Maine House Master Bedroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            Maine House ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 child bed

            Maine House ...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

            Maine House...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

            Court House Master Bedroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 1 bunk bed

            Court House...moreless

          • Bedroom 7: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            Court House- bunk bed (single top queen bottom)...moreless

          • Bedroom 8: 1 double

            Lake House Master Bedroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 9: 2 twin/ single

            Lake House...moreless

          • Bedroom 10: 1 bunk bed

            Lake House...moreless

          • Maine House: 4 bedrooms (Master bedroom 1 queen bed, bedroom 2= 1 double bed, Bedroom 3= 2 twin beds, Bedroom 4= 2 twin beds), 3 bathrooms, living room, kitchen, dining room, solarium family room, outdoor BBQ grill, private boat dock, private beach, tennis court. Courthouse: 3 bedrooms (Master bedroom=1 queen bed, bedroom 2=1 bunk bed (2 twin), bedroom 3=1 bunk bed (twin top, double bottom)), 2 bathrooms, living room, kitchen, dining room, deck. Lake House: 3 bedrooms (Master=1 double bed, Bedroom 2=2 twin beds, bedroom 3=1 bunk bed (2 twin), 1 bathroom, living room/ kitchen/ dining room, deck ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator
          • Catering Available
          • Kitchen
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishwasher

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Washing Machine
          • Garage
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Linens Provided
          • Covered Parking
          • Wood Fireplace
          • Fireplace
          • Iron & Board
          • Heating
          • Parking
          • Living Room

          Entertainment

          • VCR
          • Satellite / Cable
          • DVD Player
          • Game Room
          • Games
          • Piano
          • Television
          • Video Library

          Communications

          • Broadband Access
          • Telephone
          • Wireless Internet
          • Internet

          Outdoor Features

          • Deck / Patio
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Kayak / Canoe
          • Wood Deck
          • Outdoor Grill Gas
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Tennis

          Theme

          • Family
          • Away From It All

          Location & View

          Activities

          • Restaurants
          • Snowmobiling
          • Water Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Skiing
          • Golf
          • Rafting
          • Cycling
          • Rock Climbing
          • Hiking
          • Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Basketball Court
          • Snowboarding
          • Jet Skiing
          • Hunting
          • Tennis
          • Sailing
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fly Fishing
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Snorkeling
          • Water Tubing
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Ice Skating
          • Mountaineering
          • Churches
          • Library
          • Playground
          • Museums
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Coin Laundry
          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Walking
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Horseshoes
          • Horseback Riding
          • Shopping
          • Boating
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Hospital
          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Laundromat
          • Medical Services
          • Fitness Center
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Sight Seeing
          • Mountain Biking
           

          Reviews

          Write a review 5
          from 14 traveler reviews
          Loading...
           
          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          September/October
          Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2014
          2 night min stay
          $1,600
          $5,404
          My Standard Rate
          7 night min stay

          $7,500

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees and Rental Conditions:

          • Property Damage Protection $49
          • Cleaning $350
          • Tax Rate 8%

          Notes:

          In the event of cancellation of this lease contract, refund will only be made to the extent that a replacement tenant is found to occupy this vacated property reserved under this contract. LESSEE shall give at least 90 days notice of written cancellation via certified US Mail.


          Cancellation policy:

          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


          Please wait... Book with confidence

          Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


          Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

          Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

          Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
          Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
          Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
           

          Calendar

          Last updated: 09/18/2014
          Check availability
          23 Available
          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates
           

          Location

          35 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Bangor
          15 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          interstate 95
          Lake Wassookeag
          Nearest Beach
          Lake Wassookeag we are on the Beach
          1 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          In town
          30 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          Moosehead
          1 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Dexter
          1 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          in town

          Car: Recommended

          Lake Wassookeag is a beautiful spring fed body of water with all water sports activities, swimming, fishing, boating, windsurfing, water skiing, sailing, and 2 public boat launches.

          Dexter offers a 9 hole golf course and there are others in the area.

          A canoe and 2 kayaks are available for your use.

          The area also offers canoeing/kayaking, whitewater rafting, cross-country skiing, hiking trails, biking trails, hunting, bird watching(loons, bald eagles, cormorants, ducks, etc.), moose watching. For the Winter snowmobilers and cross-country skiers, this home is located in the heart of Maine's snowmobile and ATV country with easy access to groomed trails including ITS 84 which gives you access to virtually the entire state. Downhill skiing is available within 30 miles.

          White water Rafting trips on the West Branch of the Penobscot, Dead, and Kennebec Rivers are all in close proximity.

          Ocean shore locations are within 40 miles; Bar Harbor is approx. 70 miles.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2003

          About the owner: Three Sisters who grew up in Maine

          Why the Owner Chose Lake Wassookeag:
          Family friendly where you can also have your own space.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

           

          Photos

          • very private shoreline

            very private shoreline

          • Maine House

            Maine House

          • Maine house front yard and Lake House

            Maine house front yard and Lake House

          • view from deck

            view from deck

          • Lake House Bedroom #3

            Lake House Bedroom #3

          • view of compound

            view of compound

          • Court House Living room

            Court House Living room

          • Court House Master Bedroom

            Court House Master Bedroom

          • Tennis Court

            Tennis Court

          • child friendly shore front

            child friendly shore front

          • Lake House

            Lake House

          • View from Deck

            View from Deck

          • Lake House

            Lake House

          • Lake House bedroom #2

            Lake House bedroom #2

          • Court House

            Court House

          • Court House Living Room

            Court House Living Room

          • Front Lawn shore front to Lake House

            Front Lawn shore front to Lake House

          • Three Homes on Family Compound

            Three Homes on Family Compound

          VRBO #51428

          There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

          This listing was first published here in 2004.

          Date last modified - Thursday, September 04, 2014

          $1,071 - $1,600 per night (USD)
          14

          10 Bedroom / 6 Bathroom
          Sleeps 24

          View calendar: Updated 09/18/14
          Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
          Dates are unavailable
          Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
          This listing requires that rentals start on a .
          Book It

          Detailed Price

          Owner
          Email owner

          (708) 385-1508(Illinois, USA)

          Speaks: english
          Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
          Add vacation protection services to your booking

          Three services to protect your trip:

          Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

          Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

          Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


          Get it now

          advertisement

          Share this property via Email

          Maine Lake Compound

          Lake Wassookeag #51428

          10 BR  6 BA  Sleeps 24

          You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

          Share this property via Email

            Please correct the following errors and resend:
          • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
          • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
          • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.