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Wonderful 1855 Farm House on John's Bay

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Last updated: 03/06/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Enjoy the beauty, tranquility and family history of this 150 acre salt water farm with south facing water views, rolling fields, and shore access to the beautiful East Branch of John's Bay. The restored farmhouse has a 35 foot long summer dining room with stone fireplace, a 30 foot long beautiful living room filled with antiques and child-proof collections, 4 bedrooms (2 with water views), 2 baths and laundry/play room.

Launch your canoe, kayak or sailboard from our 4 acre field. Enjoy warm tidal swimming or visit white sand Pemaquid Beach, 4 miles. We are a short drive from South Bristol, Christmas Cove, Round Pond and New Harbor. 45 minutes from Camden & Boothbay Harbor. 1 hour 20 minutes from Portland.

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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 03/06/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome:

    We have a long set back from Harrington Road and 150 acres to explore...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Limited Accessibility:

    Entrance has ramp,first floor has bedroom and bath.Two steps required to tavern (summer dining room)...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    Drive or walk down our field to our shore for exploring, warm tidal swimming, canoeing and kayaking on the beautiful East Branch of John's Bay....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 6 - Jun 30, 2017
5 night min stay
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2017
5 night min stay
Sep 1 - Oct 28, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 03/06/2017
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: I own Hopewood ,our family farm where I grew up, jointly with my brother. We both built our homes on the farm's shore side. I am retired and very much enjoy life in Pemaquid year round. I stay busy volunteering and as the maintenance person for this property and a small fleet of boats.

Why the Owner Chose Pemaquid, Bristol, ME, USA:
We inherited this 150 acre former poultry farm and actively manage the woodlot.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Hopewood is a very beautiful property with open fields, a large woodlot with trails,several acres of lawns and tidal shore frontage on John's Bay. We enjoy this property year round sailing in John's Bay,striper fishing, kayaking, swimming, clamming, biking,and running our tractor and saw mill.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 03/06/2017

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  • Hopewood


  • Living room

    Living room

  • First floor bedroom

    First floor bedroom

VRBO #235360

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017

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