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First View entry side of Cottage - China Lake Behind

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Last updated: 05/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

China Lake is 7 miles long! It is a favorite destination of bass fishermen. An unique Maine cottage with log siding, your vacation home sits on 2 private wooded acres, designed so that 2 families could happily vacation together. It has a great room with an impressive stone fireplace, a bar, and generous sofa and chairs. The kitchen is fully equipped and the adjoining dining area looks out at the lake and the sunset. The enclosed porch with its comforts looks out on two islands and an easy-to-access dock where children could happily spend an afternoon swimming or fishing. Exploring by canoe or renting a boat at the head of the lake, going antiquing, or to the coast for lobsters, or the mountains for hiking or rafting are easy special day trips. Even on a rainy day in front of the grand fireplace, puzzles, crafts, and a good book are memories I hold dear from my own childhood. I do not play golf, but the Natanis golf course in Vassalboro is only a few miles away and has world class quality and design.

Keywords: Large Cottage

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    There are only 2 steps into the cottage. If arrangements are made in advance a ramp could be provided. Inside is one level except for a lovely loft bedroom...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Special permission is required. An extra deposit for pet damage will be required. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 10-13

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    The cottage has nearly 300 feet of lake front that is gradual and with a pebbly bottom and beautiful dock. Swimming, boating, canoeing are just a few feet from your screened porch....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    in the home...moreless

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

    Very spacious and also has a wet bar...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    there are no hookups available, but there is parking space...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    in the home...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large screened porch right on the lake...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Other boats available to rent near by...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 14 - Sep 30, 2016
5 night min stay
$275 $300
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,600 $5,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$275
$1,600
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $170 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

$400 Reservation deposit. After Contract signed, Half due 8 weeks prior to rental start. Second half due 2 weeks prior to start of rental period.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: A fifth generation China resident!

Why the Owner Chose South China, China, ME, USA:
I have summered on China Lake my whole life, happily playing by the lake with my cousins. Thirty years ago I moved here to raise my family in a beautiful rural community that actually offers every possible opportunity. In an hour we can go skiing, or mountain climbing, or white water rafting, to the coast to antique, climb on rocks and have lobster, or to town for movies or to Fort Western and the Maine State Museum in Augusta. I bought the Cottage because it is one of the loveliest properties on the Lake and there are not many available anymore. I have enjoyed timeshares in many places during the winter months and it pleases me to think about sharing this with others.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german

 

Photos

  • First View entry side of Cottage  - China Lake Behind

    First View entry side of Cottage - China Lake Behind

  • Kitchen View into Dining room

    Kitchen View into Dining room

  • Great Room with Spiral to Loft and Fireplace on Right

    Great Room with Spiral to Loft and Fireplace on Right

  • View of the dock from the lakeside porch

    View of the dock from the lakeside porch

  • Lodge entry with garden

    Lodge entry with garden

  • Dining Room View toward Stone cook wall and Kitchen

    Dining Room View toward Stone cook wall and Kitchen

  • Lake Side Screened Porch just off Great Room

    Lake Side Screened Porch just off Great Room

  • Lake frontage and lodge viewed from the dock bench

    Lake frontage and lodge viewed from the dock bench

VRBO #247294

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Sunday, July 24, 2016

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  • Sleeps
    13
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, german
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  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 40%
  • Calendar last updated 05/26/2016

(207) 445-3333 (Maine, USA)

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South China, China, ME, USA #247294

5 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 13

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