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Spacious living room with views of Garrison Cove

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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Available for weekly rentals during the summer season and two night and more stays in the off seasons.The house is also available for retreats and special events.

The well appointed Captain Lawrence E. Johnson House is available as a weekly luxury summer rental and year round, Maine Island Getaway, on Bailey Island, featuring four luxury bedrooms with flexible accommodations with en suite bathrooms, modern professional kitchen, dining, comfortable living spaces, and a fully equipped media room with free high-speed wireless internet, and energy-efficient central heat and air conditioning in all bedrooms. Bookings for special events, reunions, and retreats are also welcome.

Enjoy all Bailey Island and Orr's Island Has to offer; great super fresh lobster, walk to secluded Cedar Beach, hike to the Giant Stairs, rent a Kayak, or book a fishing or sailing charter with one of the many able local skippers.

The house is completely furnished and ready for your enjoyment.

Keywords: House, Maine Island Getaway, Custom Amenities

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome:

    Family games, puzzles and toys available....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking permitted in house or on the grounds....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Small well behaved dogs with additional pet deposit. Please leash and clean up after your pet....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

  • Family Room: 2 twin/ single

    A twin bed day-bed with trundle in the lower level TV room....moreless

  • Master Bedroom : 1 king

    TV and iHome clock radio , sitting area, closet/dresser....moreless

  • Two Extra Long Twin Beds (can be joined to make a king bed): 2 twin/ single

    TV and iHome clock radio , sitting area, closet/dresser....moreless

  • Second Master: 1 king

    TV and iHome clock radio, sitting area, closet/dresser....moreless

  • Two Extra Long Twins (can be joined to make a king): 2 twin/ single

    TV and iHome clock radio, large window seat, closet/dresser....moreless

  • Family Room: 2 twin/ single

    In our ground level family room we offer a trundle bed....moreless

  • Library on Main Level : 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    This sleeper has a an extra pillow top for extra comfort....moreless

  • All our beds feature luxurious hotel quality mattresses from our friends at Portland Mattress Makers and Cuddledown Bedding. Two king size beds, each bedroom equipped with a flat screen TV, MP3 compatible clock radio, and en-suite bath, Four extra long twin beds which can be joined to make a king bed if requested. Each twin bedroom has two extra long twin beds and is equipped with a flat screen TV, MP3 compatible clock radio, and en-suite baths, Porta Crib available no linens provided, two baby gates, booster chairs and high chair also available. Sleep Sofa is Queen Size extra comfortable sleeper in the study, attached bath. Flat screen television and DVD player. This bed has an extra memory foam mattress topper for comfort....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • First Floor Bath: toilet, shower

    This bath is the guest bath with 2nd door from study....moreless

  • Master Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, jetted tub

    Ensuite bath for the Master Bedroom....moreless

  • Second Master Bath: toilet, shower

    Ensuite Bath for Second Master...moreless

  • Guest Room Bath: shower

    Ensuite Bath for Guest Room...moreless

  • Guest Room Bath: toilet, shower

    Ensuite Bath for Guest Room...moreless

  • Each bedroom offers an ensuite bath with generous stone top vanities, hair dryers, fluffy white hotel towels, make up towel. We supply bar soap, shampoo and TP. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • We can assist you in finding local chefs, caterers, massage. We can also help with additional cleaning with an hourly fee....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Large Book collection featuring many local titles and children books....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blue Ray DVD...moreless

  • Game Room:

    Games Table located in family room....moreless

  • Games:

    Lots of games: Monopoly, Scrabble, Chess, Checkers, Cribbage, Cards and Many More....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic Cable ...moreless

  • Television:

    Small TV's in each bedroom. Large TV in Family Room...moreless

  • Toys:

    Three drawers of children toys located in family room....moreless

  • Video Games:

    Hook up for your own video games or apple TV....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Huge video library....moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Garrison Cove - You can walk to this beach across the road from the house. This is also a working cove so you will find many boats and there is a public boat launch as well. Water shoes would also be recommended. Mackerel Cove - You can drive to it, and there is a public boat launch there. This cove is a working cove, filled with boats. This cove is sandy however water shoes may be recommended. This is a public Beach and there is some parking. ...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Exceptional views over looking Garrison Cove, Harpswell Sound, Casco Bay and outer islands....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Additional tables available. Two booster seats available....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air in bedrooms with separate controls...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Password protected wireless internet....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Local and nationwide long distance by Vonage....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Gas Fireplace in Living Room and Study...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The heat is gas powered and also generated the hot water. The house has a super sized hot water storage tank offering plenty of hot water for all....moreless

  • Internet:

    Password protected wireless internet....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Luxurious Linens by Cuddledown....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The Living Room offers plenty of comfortable seating and lots of throws....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for four cars. Additional parking available with advance notice....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Pleas ask for more information....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Cordless phones in kitchen, study and family room....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of fluffy white bath towels, hand towels, and wash cloths in each bathroom. Dish towels, dish rags, sponges and paper towels. Beach Towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front Loader...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Password protected wireless internet....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Catering services available. Please inquire about our approved list of caterers and local cooks....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Plus French Press and stove top Esspresso...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Kitchen Aid mixer, blender, food processor, multipractic mixer, four slice toaster, coffee maker, professional cookware and baking pans, gadgets, professional knives and more. Three Lobster Pots- Wok...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of Glassware, White Dinner Service for 20, Stainless Flatware for 24, Steak Knives, Lobster Tools, Shucking Tools and More....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Bosh Dishwasher...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Professional well equipped kitchen, a cooks dream. Includes double ovens, professional gas range and indoor grill, and large capacity ice maker. Plenty of professional cook and baking tools. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Small High Powered Microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Bosch Double ovens, one convection and one conventional....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    The pantry is usually stocked with basic spices, baking needs and cooking sauces. Everything you find is available but we recommend that you bring what you need. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Side by side Bosh Refrigerator with Ice and Water in the Door...moreless

  • Stove:

    Thermidor Four Burner Gas Range with Grill...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Four slice toaster with bagel setting....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Roof top observation deck available weather permitting. Tables and seating for eight. There is also a wet bar perfect for sunset cocktails....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large wrap around deck with large out door farm table and comfy out door seating....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayak Rentals available nearby at H2O Outfitters....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large gas grill and gas burners for lobster cooking. Both are connected to the super sized propane tank so you will never run out of fuel....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Beach Toys and Chairs....moreless

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
September-October
Sep 4 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$650
$3,950

Changeover Day: Saturday

Winter
Nov 1 - Apr 29, 2017
2 night min stay
$650
$3,450
May
May 1 - May 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,950
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$650

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Change Over Fee $300
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Pet Fee $250
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Nightly rates only apply in the winter off season. We charge weekly rates for holidays and select events.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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Location

45.59 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland Jet Port
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Bailey Island
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Casco Bay Lines
12 Miles
Nearest Golf
Brunswick
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Brunswick
17 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Brunswick
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cooks Lobster House
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Garrison Cove

Car: Necessary

Bailey Island, Portland & Casco Bay, Maine, USA (Route 24 from Cooks Corner in Brunswick to Bailey Island) --- Enjoy all Bailey Island and Orr's Island Has to offer; great super fresh lobster, walk to Garrison Cove Beach directly across the road, hike to the Giant Stairs, rent a Kayak, or book a fishing or sailing charter with one of the many able local skippers or the Bailey Island General Store and Post Office. Local eateries and fresh seafood right near by.

Other Activities: Shopping, boating, kayaking, Sports fishing and sailing charters available. Kayak rentals nearby. Walk to sandy beach.

Brunswick is nearby for major grocery stores, amenities and hospitals.

Freeport and Portland are within an easy drive for shopping and world class dining.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1950

About the owner: This property is owned and operated by the Captain Lawrence E. Johnson Family Managed by Brett Johnson with the help of our Mom Millie Johnson, Sister Cathy Silva and Brother Chris Johnson, Aunt Connie Roberts does the bookkeeping and our spouses and our children all pitch in. This is a family home that has been beautifully and lovingly restored and remodeled for the express purpose of preserving an historic family property on Bailey Island on the Coast of Maine. We are pleased to make it available for your family to also enjoy. The house has been home to Larry and Eileen Johnson who are our grandparents and our father Captain Jeff Johnson. Larry and Jeff, two generations of sea captains who made their livings on the sea. Eileen a talented cook and restaurant owner. Our family roots are extremely deep on Bailey Island and the next generations continue a legacy of welcoming guests and warm hospitality.

Why the Owner Chose Bailey Island, Harpswell, ME, USA:
This is a family home that has been shared by many generations and is appointed for your enjoyment and comfort.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Great place to spend time with family and friends. We make every attempt to anticipate your every need.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Spacious living room with views of Garrison Cove

    Spacious living room with views of Garrison Cove

  • Bedroom with extra long twins, large comfy window seat and private bath.

    Bedroom with extra long twins, large comfy window seat and private bath.

  • Master Bedroom with sofa and seating area. Private master bath with jetted tub.

    Master Bedroom with sofa and seating area. Private master bath with jetted tub.

  • Study with desk and fireplace

    Study with desk and fireplace

  • The warmth and comfort of the study

    The warmth and comfort of the study

  • Dining Room Seating for ten, extra dining also available

    Dining Room Seating for ten, extra dining also available

  • Professional Kitchen with gas stove, indoor grill, double ovens, mixers, gadgets

    Professional Kitchen with gas stove, indoor grill, double ovens, mixers, gadgets

  • Kitchen at night with setup for a dinner party

    Kitchen at night with setup for a dinner party

  • Roof Deck with wet bar and table, chairs and great view

    Roof Deck with wet bar and table, chairs and great view

  • View from Roof Top deck

    View from Roof Top deck

  • Local color, working lobster boats on the harbor

    Local color, working lobster boats on the harbor

  • House from lower garden

    House from lower garden

  • Second Master with seating area and cove and Casco Bay Views. Private Bath.

    Second Master with seating area and cove and Casco Bay Views. Private Bath.

  • Bedroom with extra long twins, large comfy window seat and private bath.

    Bedroom with extra long twins, large comfy window seat and private bath.

  • Master Bedroom with sofa and seating area. Private master bath with jetted tub.

    Master Bedroom with sofa and seating area. Private master bath with jetted tub.

  • Study with extra queen sleeping for two, attached bath

    Study with extra queen sleeping for two, attached bath

  • Living Room Fireplace

    Living Room Fireplace

  • The dining room, at night, ready for a dinner party

    The dining room, at night, ready for a dinner party

  • View of Kitchen and Wet Bar with high capacity ice maker

    View of Kitchen and Wet Bar with high capacity ice maker

  • Family and Media Room and games table

    Family and Media Room and games table

  • Roof Deck at sunset with wet bar and table, chairs and great view

    Roof Deck at sunset with wet bar and table, chairs and great view

  • The Nubble on Mackerel Cove

    The Nubble on Mackerel Cove

  • 'Giant Steps,' local natural wonder just a 20 min. walk away

    'Giant Steps,' local natural wonder just a 20 min. walk away

  • Looking up to the house from Garrison Cove

    Looking up to the house from Garrison Cove

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Friday, September 23, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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