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Modern, Quiet, New Home on Peacuful, Quiet, Howard Pond

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Last updated: 02/14/2016

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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 8-10)

Since my introduction to Howard Pond it has always been a special place to me. I have been coming here for 10+ years and that feeling has never left. This property overlooks Howard Pond and was built to be warm and cozy with a rustic log cabin like interior, with a maintenance free exterior to sllow more time to enjoy the area.

The property has knotty pine walls throughout the living area, with a loft study and a loft bedroom. I have included some of the modern amenities such as new modern appliances, flat screen TV with a Blue Ray DVD player to watch your favorite movies, along with WIFI to catch up on E-Mails. I have purposely eliminated network TV to keep a quiet positive atmosphere in tact. The home has radiant heat, along with a gas fireplace that will create a romantic atmosphere as well as keep the place warm and cozy.

The location is also very unique as it will serve the individual who desires simplicity, peace and quiet to recharge their batteries, as well as the individual who chooses to ski and snowboard, or climb 'OLD SPECK' the highest peak in the Mahoosuc Range an 8.4 mile hike to the elevation of 4,180', no thanks, not today. (Not recommended for shoppers who enjoy large shopping malls)

Keywords: Lovely new 3 bedroom home built on Howard Pond. Home includes cathedral ceilings, with a loft bedroom. All knotty pine throughout the living area, with granite countertops, new appliances including flat screen TV, blue ray DVD, and WIFI. Overlooking beautiful Howard Pond, with a dock and boat to relax or go fishing. If you are looking for peace and quiet, beautiful scenery in the mountains of western Maine, in a wonderful new home with modern amenities, overlooking Howard Pond, then this is the property for you. There is also a private dock located directly across the street for your personal use only.
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 02/14/2016

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Extremely important on this one, absolutely NO SMOKING!!!!!!!...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Additional security deposit required....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master bedroom located in the loft area...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Located on first floor, ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    located on the first floor...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Twin day bed, 1 sleeper sofas...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • Property has a dock on Howard Pond with a rowboat included as an amenity, Swim off dock, has a ladder for easy access to swimming.. inflatable floats and tubes are available for use. ...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    2 Flat Screen Tv's, one in living area, one in Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
  • Village:

    Bethel Village is close by. Shjopping, restaurants, playground, skateboard park, walking trail and golf. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Seating for 8 in dining area. Additional seating for 4 at kitchen area with breakfast counter that seats 2...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    2 car garage in which 1 side is reserved for tenants....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating:

    Radiant heat...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker:

    Cuisinart, regular coffee maker, No Keurig, sorry...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Granite counter tops, all kitchen amenities included, dining for 8 people for a family gathering. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Ceramic cooktop, ...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
6 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates



Security deposit, one month prior to rental date. Total rental due two weeks prior to rental date.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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The property's calendar has not been updated in over 15 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sunday River, Bethel Inn,
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sunday River Brew Pub, Diamondback Steakhouse,
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sunday River Ski ARea

Car: Recommended

Close to Tumbledown Mountain, Step Falls, hiking areas. There is also an adventure center with a water slide and mini golf. Close to Sunday River Ski area which in the summer has a zip line.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: My wife and I have been coming to Howard Pond for quite some time. Visiting a friend with property on the Pond. It is a beautiful, serene, quiet, peaceful spot and we were grateful to be able to buy land and build a home here. It has become out little piece of heaven on earth.

Why the Owner Chose Hanover, ME, USA:
When staying here on Howard Pond, you cannot help but relax. Life is so hectic all the time, it is the perfect place to relax, enjoy the pond, visit a small quaint town, do some hiking, and just sit back and take time to smell the roses.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Peace & quiet, good fishing, lots of exercise, excellent photo opportunities, swimming, running, hiking, snowboarding, the way life should be.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 02/14/2016

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  • Exterior of the home on Howard Pond...

    Exterior of the home on Howard Pond...

  • Sample of bedroom...

    Sample of bedroom...

  • Relax, go fishing, or bask in the sun...

    Relax, go fishing, or bask in the sun...

  • Living area & some of dining area...

    Living area & some of dining area...

  • living area from loft...

    living area from loft...

  • A beautiful view of the Pond, you can feel the serenity

    A beautiful view of the Pond, you can feel the serenity

VRBO #312168

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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