Charming 1876 Restored Lobsterman's Home W/Water Views & Sunsets. Internet.

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Piazza with water views


Last updated: 08/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Internet access only June to October. Step back into the 1870's in this interesting, five generations owned, family homestead. Enjoy glistening floors and woodwork, original kitchen cupboards and appropriately decorated rooms. Imagine yourself living in yester-year. It is a truly unique experience. Climb the narrow stairs to two small but very cozy bedrooms with one double bed, one single. Views of the bay, spectacular sunsets and New Hampshire's Mt. Washington are offered, weather permitting. Stroll the gardens while listening to the many varieties of song birds. Relax on the covered piazza, listen to the sea and take in the salt breezes while watching boats come and go. Linens and towels provided, as well as filtered water, coffee maker, toaster, microhood, stove, refrigerator, utensils, dishes, kettles and tableware. Living room: love seat, sofa, rocker, TV and radio. Gas grill, piazza w/furniture, clothes washer & dryer are provided. No smoking/ No pets.

This home is hot water heated and insulated for cool weather. Relax in this peaceful setting. Spend a quiet holiday, explore the area or leaf peep.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Many years have been spent restoring this home to its original splendor. The telephone is for local calls only....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Away From It All


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Binoculars
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Aug 27 - Oct 29, 2016
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 9%


There is a $300.00 - advanced reservation/damage/cleaning deposit required. The Maine Lodging Tax is 9%.

Rental payment required on the day of arrival.

From 4/30 to 6/3/2016 3 night stays and longer will be accepted. From 6/4 to 8/26/2016 only 7 night stays Sat. to Sat. will be accepted. From 8/27 to 10/29/2016 3 night stays and longer will be accepted.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 08/25/2016
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland, Maine
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Casco Bay Lines
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Brunswick - Eastern Maine Railroad
16 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 295
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach with limited parking

Car: Necessary

The view from the cottage is of Harpswell Sound. Within walking distance South are Land's End, gift shop and Lobsterman's statue with water views. Nearby North on the island are the Pinnacle Rock and Giant Staircase walkways. Further along are a church, post office, general store with snack bar and Giant Stairs restaurant. At the North end of the island are Cook's Restaurant and Lobster and Morse's Restaurant with views of the sound and the famous Crib Stone Bridge. Harpswell is a working lobstering village with many coves and inlets to visit. Brunswick is the home of the Skolfield-Whittier, Harriet Beecher Stowe and Joshua Chamberlain museums as well as Bowdoin College. The town also offers many restaurants, malls, fitness center and shops. Close by in Freeport are the famous L. L. Bean and many factory outlets.


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  • Piazza with water views

    Piazza with water views

  • Kitchen


  • Twin bedroom upstairs

    Twin bedroom upstairs

  • Livingroom with views of Casco Bay & sunsets

    Livingroom with views of Casco Bay & sunsets

  • Double bed bedroom on second floor

    Double bed bedroom on second floor

  • Piazza view

    Piazza view

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  • Calendar last updated 08/25/2016
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