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View from verdant deck looking out to ocean.

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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Peak season rate is $1699 plus 8% lodging tax and $100 cleaning fee. Well behaved, (well groomed if possible? ) nature-loving animals are welcome. Lovely seaside cottage, located on sand, pebble, and granite studded coast of the Union River Bay (deep water, ocean). Floors and much of interior repainted January 2013 and June 2014. Gorgeous walks and secluded coastline with incredible views of the mountains of Acadia National Park. Approximately 1500 sq ft log cabin, with windows and French doors all along waterside, bedroom equipped with brand new queen (mattress and springs) bed, second room with laundry and full size bed, high ceilings in kitchen, dining area, living room, full kitchen with gas range, full bath with small claw foot tub and shower, whimsical painted furniture, generous waterside cedar decks, charming enamel gas stove, electric baseboard heat, outdoor gas grill. Sleeps a couple spaciously, three adults comfortably or a couple with two children. Forty minutes to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, twenty minutes from Blue Hill and Ellsworth. Available by the week or month, some variations possible early and late in the season. Outdoor Grill. Adirondack chairs. Renting mostly seasonally(summer and fall), occasionally we've had extended wintertime guests. If this is booked for the week you'd like, consider 304317. Smaller but same property and owners. Some people enjoy booking both to keep the family peace...

Keywords: Oceanfront cottage deepwater shorefront secluded

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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    You bet! Kids love it here....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We welcome well behaved, quiet animals that are up to date on shots and flea/tick meds....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Other (See Description)

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  • Queen size Beds (1) New mattress and box springs 5.20.12, Old fashioned 3/4 Bed (1), Loft with twin mattress - Child must be able to walk up steps easily and safely- best to be over 5 years old at least for loft only....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Interior walls and floors repainted January 2013. New grill purchased late Fall 2015. New mattresses purchased 2012. Authentic art and antiques. Oceanside is all windows, and french doors. New steps to beach constructed 2012.New grill purchased late Summer 2016. Whole cottage is open to allow plenty of light and refreshing sea air. Exterior repainted in 2016. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Puzzles, cards, old fashioned board games....moreless

  • Toys:

    Games such as scrabble, mousetrap, decks of cards, puzzles, balls, frisbies, kites....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    The rocky coastline is outside your door...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Views to Acadia National Park...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Union River Bay and scattered islands...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    deep water, near Bay of Fundy which has highest tides in the world. count on 20-25 feet vertical tidal change....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Hand-made antique dining table comfortably fits 2 to 6....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Gas....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Cream colored enamel stove with see through glass front....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric baseboard in bedrooms, gas stove in main living space....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All towels, bedding, kitchen towels, beach towels provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Ample room with two couches, library section, flokati rug and vintage furniture....moreless

  • Parking:

    about 15 feet from cottage....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Driveway is about 300 feet from the road....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    If you bring a boat, there is room to park it. We'd just need to talk about this beforehand....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes, plentiful cotton bath linens provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full size washer and dryer. Also, seaside outside line for sun drying....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Fully stocked kitchenware including some spices....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully stocked, delicate antique glassware for discerning cocktail drinkers....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Antique furniture and hand-crafted whimsical cabinetry give ample storage and food preparation areas. Outdoor Grill....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Gas....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Stocked with basic food stuffs like flour, sugar, spices, cooking oils....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Electric, full size....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas Stove for cooking, another enamel plated fireplace for heating....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    large front and side deck facing ocean and woods....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Fairly large lawn facing ocean, with perennial gardens that are a bit overgrown, but still lovely. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    New in summer 2016. Large, basic gas grill with side burner in addition....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall
Sep 16 - Oct 21, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,300
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,699

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning $100
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Pets are $100 additional, each pet. They must first be approved by me, have their rabies shots and flea and tick meds, get along with other dogs and people, and not be habitual barkers. If you've stayed with me before, it's likely that I will just charge for one pet even if you bring 2. Just talk with me ahead of time? Thanks!


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor
15 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Route 66, Blue Hill
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Blue Hill Country Club
90 Miles
Nearest Train
Portland
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Perry's Lobster Shack
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Camden Hills
Surry, ME, USA
Nearest Beach
in front of house

If this is booked for the week you'd like, try 304317. Smaller, but on same property.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1975

About the owner: My family has owned this property since the mid seventies. Dee lived here permanently for 17 years. John and I consider moving back permanently at some point in the not-so-distant future.

Why the Owner Chose Surry, ME, USA:
Pristine refuge on a quiet, tide-charged, nature abundant, deeply wooded, ocean front peninsula. 15 miles from the village. Exquisite opportunities for biking, hiking, boating, swimming, roasting marshmallows and sitting around a wood stove. Great refuge from the crowds and easy distance from Acadia National Park for day tripping.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Waterfront tranquility, access to nature, privacy and stunning views across the bay to Acadia National Park. Perfect for sailing. You are welcome to anchor right out front. Kayaks can be rented and dropped off right at your doorstep.This sort of deep water pristine shorefront, where you walk to the beach from your front yard, is an increasingly endangered species. Enjoy it while it lasts!


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

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Photos

  • View from verdant deck looking out to ocean.

    View from verdant deck looking out to ocean.

  • Walking granite ledge on shore from steps leading to cottage. Fall foliage afire

    Walking granite ledge on shore from steps leading to cottage. Fall foliage afire

  • Whimsical Furniture and Painted Woodwork in the Cottage Dining Room

    Whimsical Furniture and Painted Woodwork in the Cottage Dining Room

  • Heading down to beach from yard. Mountains of Acadia across the bay.

    Heading down to beach from yard. Mountains of Acadia across the bay.

  • Living room with hand made hand painted objects of art.

    Living room with hand made hand painted objects of art.

  • Kitchen looking into living room.

    Kitchen looking into living room.

  • Cottage from lawn as you enter. Waterfront to the right.

    Cottage from lawn as you enter. Waterfront to the right.

  • steps to the shore

    steps to the shore

  • Candle-lit dinner served al fresco at late sunset on cottage deck, water beyond.

    Candle-lit dinner served al fresco at late sunset on cottage deck, water beyond.

  • Fall shot of village of Blue Hill. Photo Leslie Clapp

    Fall shot of village of Blue Hill. Photo Leslie Clapp

  • Jean Pollock, artist and frequent visitor to the cottage. Pastels available.

    Jean Pollock, artist and frequent visitor to the cottage. Pastels available.

  • Sunset in nearby town of Blue Hill where you'll most likely shop for groceries.

    Sunset in nearby town of Blue Hill where you'll most likely shop for groceries.

  • Fall from cottage deck, ablaze with color. Great time to visit.

    Fall from cottage deck, ablaze with color. Great time to visit.

  • Fall colors from cottage looking to driveway and toolshed.

    Fall colors from cottage looking to driveway and toolshed.

  • Walk down Newbury Neck and enjoy Fall in utter serenity.

    Walk down Newbury Neck and enjoy Fall in utter serenity.

  • Well-stocked bookshelf in living room.

    Well-stocked bookshelf in living room.

  • Comfortable, light filled living room with wrap around deck, overlooking ocean.

    Comfortable, light filled living room with wrap around deck, overlooking ocean.

  • Sail in and anchor out front. Enjoy a sunset cruise.

    Sail in and anchor out front. Enjoy a sunset cruise.

  • Interior kitchen looking out to dining table, deck, ocean beyond.

    Interior kitchen looking out to dining table, deck, ocean beyond.

  • Blooming flower boxes on deck. Across the bay are the mountains of Acadia.

    Blooming flower boxes on deck. Across the bay are the mountains of Acadia.

  • kitchen from the loft

    kitchen from the loft

  • Shaded deck coming up from beach.

    Shaded deck coming up from beach.

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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