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Last updated: 11/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:4.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Overbank Above-the-Beach - Ideal for a grand Family Reunion or prime residence for Bride's family. Overbank is ideal for families and best friends to come together, reconnect and reminisce. Having more space at Overbank brings everyone closer together.Harbor Beach across the oceanside park is the best local sand beach for young children/toddlers. See adjacent York Harbor Inn website for photo gallery, activities calendar and details.

Overbank Above - the - Beach: 60 feet high above Harbor Beach for spectacular sunrise and sunset ocean views and the sound of waves and fresh ocean smells. Choose the front lawn with fire-pit for evening storytelling, the Garden Terrace for outside dining, relaxing in the Garden Retreat with wood buring fireplace on those magical foggy days, or a late night beach walk.

Floor plans, additional interior photos, and aerial photos available upon request.
New large capacity gas range, microwave, kitchen cabinets,....and
Bose SoundDock 10.


First Floor: First Floor: Light, bright rooms. The south facing 1st floor is perfect for entertaining with oversized Dining Room with large bay window for ocean views. Retire to the Living Room with gas log fireplace, 52' HDTV and Bose SoundDock 10 for your IPod. ,...or the quiet Music/Reading Room with gas log fireplace and large bay window looking across to the Stage Neck rocky point... or the Morning Room for after dinner family board games and 2nd HDTV. Outside, a sitting patio overlooking Harbor Beach, the fire pit, or the Garden Retreat. (Floor Plan available upon request.)

Second Floor: Second Floor: Grand front staircase leads to (4) front bedrooms with ocean views, (2) master suites with in-suite bathrooms and (2) bedrooms served by a front hall bathroom. (2) rear bedrooms face the Garden with glimpses of the ocean and sounds of the waves on Harbor Beach. These rooms are served by a 2nd floor bath and optional back staircase to Kitchen. (Floor Plan available upon request.)

Ideal Family Reunion Headquarters: Outside: The front lawn, with south sun and large trees for shade, has spectacular long ocean views and views of Harbor Beach activities and the boats entering the York River.
On-site parking for 6-8 vehicles.

Dining Out: Walk to fine dining at the adjacent York Harbor Inn, the Stage Neck Inn or Foster's Clambake. Rick’s or the Bagel Basket is breakfast central.

Events: Check with Landlord for Events on the property or for additional guests.

Family Reunion Headquarters: Book early. Contact the adjacent York Harbor Inn for additional accommodations, catering and facilities. The Reading Room is a private club overlooking Harbor Beach and directly across York Street from this property. Contact the Reading Room for limited wedding dates for 100-130 seated guests. dinner/dancing arrangements.

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Owner

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/18/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Harbor Beach is the best local sand beach for toddlers and it's directly across the street from the house....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the house or within 20' of house....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Private Bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    Private Bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 2 double

    Uses Hall Bath #2....moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 2 twin/ single

    Garden House, wood burning fireplace, use house (seasonal)...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Uses Hall Bathroom #1....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 double

    Uses Hall Bathroom #1....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    Uses Hall Bathroom #2. Best 'kids rm', backstair to Kitchen....moreless

  • Second Floor: Grand front staircase leads to (4) front bedrooms with ocean views, (2) master suites with in-suite bathrooms and (2) bedrooms served by a front hall bathroom. (2) rear bedrooms face the Garden with glimpses of the ocean and sounds of the waves on Harbor Beach. These rooms are served by a front or hall bathrooms and optional back staircase to Kitchen. (Floor Plan available upon request.)...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Bedroom #1...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom #4...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet

    1st Floor Powder Room...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Serves Bedrooms #2, and #3....moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Serves Bedrooms #5 and #6....moreless

  • Second Floor: Grand front staircase leads to (4) front bedrooms with ocean views, (2) master suites with in-suite bathrooms and (2) bedrooms served by a front hall bathroom. (2) rear bedrooms face the Garden with glimpses of the ocean and sounds of the waves on Harbor Beach. These rooms are served by a 2nd floor bath and optional back staircase to Kitchen. (Floor Plan available upon request.)...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Kitchen: Why does everyone seem to end up in the Kitchen!! French door refrigerator with freezer/ice below, dishwasher, disposal, large capacity gas stove with microwave above, and walk-in Pantry. Laundry Room with full size front loading washer and dryer. Communications: Time Warner Cable for Digital TV, high speed-wireless Internet, and (4) wireless telephones with unlimited calling in continental US and Canada. Wireless modem. 52' HDTV with internet connected Blu Ray DVD. Bose SoundDock 10 for your IPod music collection. Outside: Dining table for 8 in the Garden Terrace. Garden Retreat with fireplace with firewood. Front lawn fire pit with firewood and seating for storytelling, gazing at the stars, or just listening to the waves under the shade of large trees. Parking: On-site parking for 6 cars. Kayaking: See Excursions (207) 363-0181 for local kayak adventures for all ages....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    See Library with gas log fireplace and ocean views....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    (2) DVD players....moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Free Time-Warner Cable Internet, HDTV and phone with free calling to Continental US and Canada. ...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Living Room: Bose Sound Dock 10 for your iPod. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Living Room: 52' LCD HDTV, Smart DVD, and Bose Sound Dock 10 for your iPod. East Room: 46" Smart Samsung and DVD. ...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    Overbank Above the - Beach sits 60' above Harbor Beach located directly across the street. Harbor Beach is the best local beach for toddlers and small children. See photos....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Only the oceanfront park across York Street separates Overbank Above - the - Beach from the waves. See photos....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Large Dining Room for the entire family,..and more. Ocean views!...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    No air conditioning,..fans provided for every room, rarely needed....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access:

    Free Time-Warner cable Internet with wireless router....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size, front load dryer and washer....moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    The Atlantic ocean!...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Unlimited free calling to continental US and Canada....moreless

  • Garage:

    No Garage....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    (2) 2 gas log sets with remote control in Living Room and Library fireplaces....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Clean Propane heat....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Gas log fireplace with remote....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    (8) car parking on site. Additional free parking on York St....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Large paved driveway with parking area for (8) cars....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Unlimited calling within continental US and Canada....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full size, front load washer and dryer, and ironing board in the Laundry Room....moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless router....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2) Fire Pit in front yard for family story telling, and the Garden House with wood burning fireplace for magical days when the summer ocean fog rolls in....moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    See adjacent York Harbor Inn website....moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    (1) Dishwasher....moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Gas cooking! large capacity gas range with micro wave above. (1) Dishwasher. (2) Refrigerators....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Large capacity microwave above gas range....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    French Door Refrigerator with bottom Freezer in Kitchen,... and Side by Side Refrigerator with Ice in the Door in adjacent Butler Pantry....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Front Patio and Garden Terrace for outside dining. Fire Pit in front yard for summertime story telling....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Garden House with wood burning fireplace....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large Propane grill....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Walkway To Water

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2016 Family Holidays
Nov 27 - Dec 20, 2016
3 night min stay
$686 $800
Fri, Sat
2016 Christmas
Dec 21 - Dec 28, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,000
2017 Family Holiday
Apr 14 - May 2, 2017
2 night min stay
$686 $1,000
Fri, Sat
2017 Wedding Weeks
May 3 - Jun 22, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,800
2017 Summer Magic
Jun 23 - Sep 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$8,900

Changeover Day: Sunday

2017 Fall Wedding Weeks
Sep 5 - Oct 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,800
2017 Faimily Holidays
Nov 1 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
$686 $1,000
Fri, Sat
2017 Thanksgiving
Nov 20 - Nov 27, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,000
2017 Family Holidays
Nov 28 - Dec 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$686 $1,000
Fri, Sat
2017 Christmas Week
Dec 18 - Dec 25, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,000
2017 New Years Week
Dec 26 - Jan 1, 2018
7 night min stay

$4,000
2018 Family Holidays
Apr 13 - Apr 30, 2018
2 night min stay
$686 $1,000
Fri, Sat
2018 Wedding Weeks
May 1 - Jun 21, 2018
7 night min stay

$4,800
2018 Summer Magic
Jun 22 - Sep 3, 2018
7 night min stay

$8,900
2018 Wedding Weeks
Sep 4 - Oct 31, 2018
7 night min stay

$4,800
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$800 $800
Fri, Sat
$4,000

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $375 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,250
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Check-in 3:00pm and check-out promptly at 10:00am. Arrive early, park in driveway, and walk to beach!

Reservation Procedure:

Reservation Deposit in the amount of $1,250 and executed Rental Agreement due with booking. Reservation shall be confirmed via email upon Reservation Deposit credited to Owner bank account.

Reservation Deposit shall become the refundable Damage Deposit.

$1250 Reservation Deposit to confirm reservation.

50% Rental Initial Payment 180-days prior.

50% Rental Final Payment 30-days prior.

Personal check or wire.

Mid-stay cleaning available at $225 in advance only.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 11/18/2016
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Location

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55 Miles
Nearest Airport
Boston/Manchester/Portland
2.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 95 'Yorks - Last exit before Toll.

Car: Recommended

Use Google Maps for 490 York Street, or York Harbor Inn.

Served by 3 international airports, Boston, MA (75 minutes), Manchester, NH (60 minutes), and Portland, ME (60 minutes). C&J Trailways hourly service from Portsmouth to Boston and the Logan International Airport.

5-miles to full service grocery store and 15-minutes to Wal-Mart, BJ's Wholesale, liquor store and other large format retail in Portsmouth, NH (no sales tax). 5-minutes to York Hospital with 24-hour emergency room.

Trolley serving the Yorks stops at the York Harbor Inn. See schedule.

Walk to fine dining at adjacent York Harbor Inn or Stage Neck Inn, or Downeast clam/lobsters at Foster's.

Other Activities: Star gazing and story telling

Golf: York Golf (Bobby Ross designed) and Tennis Club is a private facility,...find a member.

Afternoon tee times available at Portsmouth Country Club and all times at adjacent Pease Golf Club.

15 minutes up Rt 91 to The Ledges for a true test of golf.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: Family summer home,....ideal location in York Harbor, Maine.

Why the Owner Chose York Harbor, York, ME, USA:
Overbank Above - the - Beach has a front yard with south sun, large trees for summer shade, and faces the oceanfront park and Harbor Beach with long ocean views. Onsite parking for 6-8 vehicles.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/18/2016

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Photos

  • Storytelling and Stargazing. (July)

    Storytelling and Stargazing. (July)

  • Large Front/Side Yard with South Exposure and Long Ocean Views.

    Large Front/Side Yard with South Exposure and Long Ocean Views.

  • Red Nun Marker #4 to Overbank Above -the-Beach.

    Red Nun Marker #4 to Overbank Above -the-Beach.

  • Garden Dining. (July)

    Garden Dining. (July)

  • Winter time Dining Room set for 12, plus space for a 2nd Table for 4-6.

    Winter time Dining Room set for 12, plus space for a 2nd Table for 4-6.

  • Large Foyer with wide and easy Main Stair.

    Large Foyer with wide and easy Main Stair.

  • Living Room with Ocean View, 52' Flat Screen TV, Wireless Internet,and Gas Logs.

    Living Room with Ocean View, 52' Flat Screen TV, Wireless Internet,and Gas Logs.

  • Upper Foyer with Hall to Back Stairs and Bedrooms #5 and #6.

    Upper Foyer with Hall to Back Stairs and Bedrooms #5 and #6.

  • Bedroom #2, King Bed and Ocean View.

    Bedroom #2, King Bed and Ocean View.

  • Bedroom #4, King Bed, Private Bath, Morning Light and Ocean View.

    Bedroom #4, King Bed, Private Bath, Morning Light and Ocean View.

  • Front Entry for arriving guests. (July)

    Front Entry for arriving guests. (July)

  • Fire Pit Overloking Harbor Beach and Park ..see Red Nun Marker #4 (mid May)

    Fire Pit Overloking Harbor Beach and Park ..see Red Nun Marker #4 (mid May)

  • Sunset on Harbor Beach at Low Tide from Front Lawn, smell, hear the Ocean.

    Sunset on Harbor Beach at Low Tide from Front Lawn, smell, hear the Ocean.

  • Night time Event Tent lighting.

    Night time Event Tent lighting.

  • Updated Kitchen and Gas cooking! Beyond to Butler's Pantry and Dining Room.

    Updated Kitchen and Gas cooking! Beyond to Butler's Pantry and Dining Room.

  • Library with Gas Logs and Ocean View.

    Library with Gas Logs and Ocean View.

  • Morning Room with great light, 46' TV and game table.

    Morning Room with great light, 46' TV and game table.

  • Bedroom #1 King Bed, Private Bath, Ocean View and Space.

    Bedroom #1 King Bed, Private Bath, Ocean View and Space.

  • Bedroom #3 (2) full beds, Ocean View and share Hall Bath #1.

    Bedroom #3 (2) full beds, Ocean View and share Hall Bath #1.

VRBO #245119

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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