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Last updated: 06/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Originally built and designed for our own family, this unique and beautiful home on Pierce Pond truly is a “dream” home. It is situated on the edge of one of the most peaceful ponds in Downeast Maine. Shared with loons, herons, bald eagles and jumping wide mouth bass, Pierce Pond is one of the few bodies of fresh water that is not lined with camps and houses! And it’s also close to the magnificent coast. In 10 short minutes you can be in downtown Blue Hill or Castine and a ½ mile walk takes you to Northern Bay on the Penobscot coast.

First Level:
As you enter, you will immediately capture the incredible views. The open floor plan has a large custom kitchen with granite tile countertop, stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar/island. A fieldstone fireplace graces the living room and two large sliders open up the living and dining room to the covered wrap-around porch. To the right of the entrance are closets, a large tiled mud room for washer and dryer, a full bath and access to an oversized two-car garage. First floor has radiant heat.
Second Level:
An elegant open maple stair case leads you to the second floor where there are 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths. The master bedroom has its own master bath with 2 pedestal sinks, cathedral ceiling with pine, huge closets and sliders that open out to a balcony with one of the best views in the house. Three more bedrooms all with maple floors and another full bath are laid out to maximize the view.
Lower Level:
The walkout basement is finished with maple floors and a beautiful fieldstone hearth with wood stove. It is set up as a den with lovely windows and French doors that lead to the pond for swimming, kayaking and paddle boarding.
This Home Features
• 4 bedrooms • Solar power
• 3 full baths • Cedar shingle siding
• Custom kitchen • 300’ of waterfront
• Stainless steel appliances • 5 private wooded acres
• Maple wood floors throughout • Wrap-around porch
• Attached oversized 2 car garage • Radiant heat on first floor
• Finished full basement • Jotul wood stove in finished basement
• Fieldstone fireplace • Master bedroom suite w/private deck



Keywords: Waterfront, Private, Peaceful, Elegant

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Den

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  • King size beds (1) There is a king bed in the master bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (4) There are two twin beds in the white room. They can be pushed together to form a king There are two twins in the orange room in the form of a trundle. , Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) In the finished basement/den there is a queen futon bed. Very comfortable, Bunk Beds (1) In the blue bedroom there is a bunk bed. The beds are 2 twins...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    There is no Cable TV service, but there is a dvd player and kinnect video game station....moreless

  • VCR

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a full wrap around porch on this house. Lovely for hanging out on an viewing the peaceful pond. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$350
$2,400

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • cleaning fee $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

May through October rates are $2,800 per week. We prefer Saturday to Saturday rentals, but can often accommodate other schedules if necessary. Give us a call or email us. We are happy to work with you.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 06/02/2016
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Location

This house offers unique sightings of bald eagles, herons, loons and other wonderful birds.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: My husband and I and our two children moved here in 2003. We are often pinching ourselves when we sit down and gaze over peaceful Pierces Pond. The tranquility here is difficult to describe. We chose this spot so that we could spend our summers swimming in the clean, fresh pond and still be close to the coast. Every summer we love to celebrate the return of the loons. They stay on the pond from early April to mid October. Bon fires and long days of swimming, sailing, kayaking and hiking are our favorite times here.

Why the Owner Chose Penobscot, ME, USA:
For its peace and tranquility.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Good clean water for swimming, and safe body of water for kayaking, sailing and paddleboarding.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Living Room with sofa and love seat

    Living Room with sofa and love seat

  • Lower level den with walk out French Door

    Lower level den with walk out French Door

  • Living room with fieldstone fireplace

    Living room with fieldstone fireplace

  • kitchen

    kitchen

VRBO #293346

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/02/2016

(207) 326-8968 (Maine, USA)

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