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Historic, Quiet Barn on Country Property

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Last updated: 08/10/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Barn
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 bedrooms, loft, 1 bath, large deck, sleeps 5

Private and quiet country location - The Joshua Lassell Barn - walk to harbor, beaches, nature preserve, village. Located on the grounds of the ancient 1716 Joshua Lassell House in the Old Seabury area. No other houses are in sight - you may hear the horses whinny to themselves. York River is right out back. Kittery, Maine and Portsmouth, NH - historic hip music, foodie and theatre meccas - are a 10 minute drive. Ogunquit art colony just up the Shore Road. Boston and Portland are both 50 minutes away by major highway. Kennebunkport 25 minutes. Bike and canoe for your use. Due to high deck and horses on property, no children between ages 3 - 10. Laundry, deck, charcoal grille, outside dining. Our neighbor is a lobsterman - ask us about lobsters fresh off the boat . Well-behaved pets welcome for $100 extra. We have a Cocker - Boo Boo, and Hank the Scnauzer.
Spring and Fall - good Striper fishing. Fall is lovely for autumn colors, York Harvestfest, and peaceful days.
74 Seabury Road, 03909

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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 30%
Calendar last updated: 08/10/2016

Property Type

  • Barn
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    TV and DVD...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Loft: 1 double


  • Main bedroom has antique writing desk and sled seat, large closet, beamed ceiling, wood floors 2nd bedroom is away from it all upstairs and has a loft area adjacent with a double bed - comfortable! Very green - the feeling is like being up in the trees. Fresh linens on beds....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Washer / Dryer in bathroom closet...moreless

  • Large skylight, antique claw foot tub, washer and dryer, shower. Soap, towels, laundry detergent supplied....moreless

Other Amenities

  • There are 3 levels - Entry foyer on 1st. Living room, kitchen, pantry, bathroom, large deck, breakfast area, formal dining on 2nd. 2nd bedroom and loft on 3rd - this really feels like a hideaway in the trees....moreless


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


  • Away From It All


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fax


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Canoe with paddles and life preservers...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 10%


10% State of Maine lodgings tax and cleaning and added to bill.

Returning guests get 10% off.

Full payment requested to guarantee reservation.

$500 security deposit due upon arrival.

Check-in time is 3:00 PM Saturday afternoon, check-out is 11:00 AM the following Saturday morning.

Cancellations: full refund if cancelled 45 days before arrival date. Otherwise, we will cheerfully refund you

50% due in advance to hold reservation, 50% + $500 damage deposit due upon arrival

Owner's cancellation policy:

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55 Miles
Nearest Airport
Boston or Manchester
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Many courses
12 Miles
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Harbor beach or York River

Car: Recommended

Southern Maine Seacoast - beaches, fishing, sailing, walking. Nice Autumn festival and colors.

Other Activities: Museums, Art, wonderful restaurants in area, Kittery Shopping Outlets 3 miles, LL Bean and Freeport 65 miles


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: I was in California and sorely missed New England, so here I am. In winter we go into semi-hibernation mode, but spring, summer and fall are well worth it. I'm an architect and a sailor, so this is a great place for both.

Why the Owner Chose York, ME, USA:
An ancient timber - framed house, 4 fireplaces, enough property to have horses and privacy, the barn. And chipmunks - many chipmunks of different tribes - the barn group, the stonewallers, the house bunch, led by 'Superchip'. We're going to give the place a 300th birthday party in 2016.

The Unique Benefits at this Barn:
Private and quiet, yet close to the beaches, ocean. Good walking in all directions. This area has a country feel, yet there are some really great restaurants, galleries, museums, theatre, music - Portsmouth, Boston, Portland close at hand. Several conservation areas and large parks.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 30%
Calendar last updated: 08/10/2016

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  • Joshua Lassell Barn

    Joshua Lassell Barn

  • View from loft

    View from loft

  • Main floor plan

    Main floor plan

  • Joshua Lassell Property

    Joshua Lassell Property

  • Orchard


  • Fall colors

    Fall colors

  • Main bedroom

    Main bedroom

  • Bathroom


  • Upstairs plan

    Upstairs plan

  • Harbor Beach

    Harbor Beach

  • Harbor


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