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Tasteful and Relaxing Retreat - Walk to Village and 5 Minutes to Perfect Beaches

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Last updated: 08/17/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

South Thomaston house description

Raven’s Knee is a tasteful and relaxing retreat in the village of South Thomaston. South Thomaston is next to Owls Head and Spruce Head and just 10 minutes from Rockland and 15 minutes from the village of Tenants Harbor.

Situated on a knoll, the house has a large well manicured lawn and a rolling field. Raven’s Knee is just a 15 minute walk to the village for coffee on the morning and a 10 minute drive to several of the areas most scenic and beautiful beaches. It’s a perfect place to start each day of your vacation in the Midcoast.

Raven’s Knee is a renovated 1800’s center chimney cape – the owners have retained the original charm and feature of this classic New England but have updated it with modern amenities that are expected.

Raven’s Knee is clean, classic, updated and comfortable. It’s a house that speaks for itself as it has for a hundred years.


Description: The 3 original fireplaces are the centerpiece of the house – one in the den, one in the living room and a large fireplace in the dining room. The dining room is functional and elegant at the same time. The table can seat 6-8 easily.

Off the dining room find a half bath, a bedroom with a twin bed and the two living areas – the den and the living room. The living room is more formal without being stuffy – this is a perfect place to come to after dinner or entertaining. The den is casual – this is a great place to read, relax, play games on the large coffee table or just take a nap. Each room has the benefit of lots of natural light thanks to a multitude of large windows.

Description, continued: The kitchen is what every kitchen should be – functional and well equipped and set up to be the center of the house. Lots of counter space and an island with seating for 4. It is a large kitchen with picture windows overlooking the house’s acreage and beyond. This is the place where everyone will gather.

Upstairs, find 3 bedrooms and a full bath. There are two master bedrooms – each with a queen bed. The third bedroom has a twin bed. The first master is more modern with skylights and views – the second feels more traditional.

Outside find a classic farmer’s porch with outdoor seating and grill. There are Adirondack chairs that can be moved around the property to take advantage of the views as they change throughout the day. The house is equipped with WiFi and a washer and dryer for guest use.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 3 Half Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television

              Theme

              • Budget
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Bowling Center
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Near The Ocean
              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Basic Soaps
              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Area
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking Off Street
              • Security System
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

                  • Screen Porch / Veranda

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter/Spring
                          Dec 9 - May 1, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $157
                          $1,000
                          Spring
                          May 2 - Jun 5, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $173
                          $1,100
                          Early Summer
                          Jun 6 - Jul 3, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $204
                          $1,300
                          Summer
                          Jul 4 - Aug 21, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,700
                          Late Summer
                          Aug 22 - Sep 11, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500
                          Foliage
                          Sep 12 - Oct 30, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $204
                          $1,300
                          Fall/Winter
                          Oct 31 - Jan 1, 2016
                          3 night min stay
                          $157
                          $1,000

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $150 + tax
                          • Tax Rate 8%

                          Notes:

                          In Addition, a Processing Fee at 6% of the Rental Amount is required. In lieu of a traditional security deposit, the processing fee also includes damage protection equal to 20% of the base rental rate.

                          All fees are non-refundable. A non-refundable deposit of ½ of the rental amount is due upon reservation.

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                          Location

                          Car: Necessary

                          South Thomaston is a scenic peninsula community immediately south of Rockland and Thomaston, and adjacent to Owls Head. It's comprised of three primary villages and several distinct sections: the town center, known locally as the 'Keag' (pronounced 'Gig') after the reversing tidal Weskeag River that flows through it; Spruce Head; and Spruce Head Island, a major lobstering port. Businesses include lodging facilities, a campground, seasonal cottage/vacation rentals, stores, art galleries, small shops, and oceanfront and open air seafood dining in the summer season.

                           

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                          $157 - $243 per night (USD)
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                          4 Bedroom / 1.5+ Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2004
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 08/17/2014
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