Unsurpassed Luxury, in Town with Harbor Views(28 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
4 Bed Rooms with Baths En Suite, Central Air, 5 Baths, 2 Half Bath, Sleeps 8
Perfect location for that special gathering of family and friends. Ideal 'Home Base' for the Bride or Groom's family. Create memories during Christmas Prelude or those 'Big Chill' reunions with best friends.
There are 4 Bedrooms, with new high end marble bathrooms en suite. There are a total of 5 Baths and 2 half Baths.
In addition there is the Captain's Hideaway Loft and Balcony with panoramic harbor views. Pull out sofa bed, half bath, mini frig and office set up.
The bedrooms are beautifully appointed with antiques, Stark Carpeting and Raplh Lauren Fabrics. Two bedrooms have gas fireplaces. Some have water views. The Master Bedroom has an incredible spa like bathroom with a seamless glass shower room including air jet soaking tub, rain fall shower heads and other high end fixtures.
Amenities include Central Air Conditioning, In House Music System, Flat Screen TV in all Bedrooms and the Great Room, WIFI and 4 Fire Places (3 gas/1 wood burning)
The home has incredible public space for your enjoyment and entertaining. The Living Room is spacious with a wood burning fireplace and wet bar. The Dining Room has a gas fireplace and exquisite tiger maple dining table that seats 10. There is a fully equipped Kitchen. The large Great Room has stunning architectural detail with sumptuous furniture, flat screen TV and music system. French doors lead to a granite terrace.
The Grounds are nothing short of incredible. Manicured and styled in the tradition of Williamsburg, with lilac topiaries, rose bushes and boxwood hedges. The stone patio and terrace is a work of art and a wonderful spot to relax and entertain. To top it off, the horse and carriage go by.
Located in the Historic District of Kennebunkport surrounded by Ship Captain's Homes. The home is 1 block from Ocean Avenue and the Village Green, a 5 minute walk from Dock Square and a short walk to Colony Beach.
The original house is in the Greek Revival Style c.1809. The Ivory Goodwin House (as it is known) was named after it's original owner Ivory Goodwin. Goodwin was a master ship building craftsman and captain of the ferries to the islands off Cape Porpoise.
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Member since: 2013
- 3 story
- 3900 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Limited Accessibility
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- All Bedrooms have Central Air-Conditioning and Marble Baths En Suite. The Master Suite, Second Bedroom and Captain's Hideaway Loft have water views. Two of the bedrooms have gas fireplaces. Bed Rooms are charming and filled with architectural detail and charm. Each is luxuriously appointed with antiques, Stark Carpeting, Ralph Lauren and designer fabrics on furniture and bedding. Historic Greek Revival Style mill work detail in each room. All Bedrooms have shutters or room darkening shades. Each bedroom has a flat screen Samsung or Sony TV. Stearns and Foster deep pocket mattresses. High thread count sheets. Pillows and comforters from Cuddletown of Maine....moreless
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- Bathrooms are en suite with their corresponding bedrooms. -All bathrooms are brand new, marble tiled and elegant. -Each bathroom is unique in design with a variety of luxury appointments such as....Marble tile, Water Works fixtures, Seamless Glass Shower Stalls, Hans Grohe shower heads and faucets. Luxurious white, spa like turkish towels. Unlimited hot water capacity....moreless
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Games
- Video Library
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Duty Free Shops
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
Near The Ocean:
We are a 10 minute breathtaking walk along Ocean Avenue to the Colony Beach and the Kennebunkport Jetty. Both are located at the head of the harbor where the ocean and Kennebunk River meet....moreless
2 minute walk to Silas Perkins Park on the Kennebunk River. Enjoy lunch or read as you sit and watch the boats glide in and out of the marinas. Steps from scenic schooner cruises and kayak rentals....moreless
Our home is located in the Historic Village Section of Kennebunkport. Surrounded by Sea Captains' Homes and Bed and Breakfasts. We are 1 block from the Village Green and the Barbara Bush Garden....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 1 - Apr 29, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
50% Non Refundable Deposit Due at Signing of Rental Agreement.
50 % Remaining Deposit Due 60 Days Prior to Arrival.
Housekeeping Fee: $ 400.00
State of Maine Hospitality Tax: 9%
50% Due Upon Signing of the Rental Agreement.
50% Due 60 Days Prior to arrival.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Marinas, The Jetty and Colony Beach are located a short stroll along Ocean Avenue. The Village Green, Fishing Charters, Schooner Ship Cruises, Power Boat and Kayak Rentals, Dining, Shopping, Art Galleries and of course the Horse and Carriage Rides are 2 blocks from the house.
Year Purchased: 2005
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The home is very unique and NOT a typical rental property. The house has been painstakingly restored with a new architecturally sensitive addition. The result combines the best of old world charm and state of the art modern amenities. Every convenience and comfort has been taken into account. The physical location is incredible. Literally walk to everything. You constantly are aware of the water and the nautical history and heritage of the Kennebunkport. There are wonderful dining options, art galleries and shops within a 5 minute walk. The property is beautiful inside and out. The Williamsburg style grounds and landscaping are exquisite and represent a very unique feature of the property. Whether it's Spring, Summer, Fall or during Christmas Prelude the inside and outside of the house complement each other in a very unique and special way.
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Historic Home, Stunningly Renonvated, In Town Location With Water Views
View of the New Addition the Cupola, Terrace and Gardens
Stone Patio Creates Wonderful Outdoor Space.Ideal Spot to Relax and Entertain.
Backyard with Williamsburg Style Stone Wall and Fence
Great Room: Part of the New Addition. Sliding Doors to the Gardens.
New Gourmet Equipped Chef's Kitchen. Viking Appliances. Gas Cook Top.
Sun Filled Dining Room: Custom Tiger Maple Table, Seats 10, Carved Mantle.
The House Has Wonderful Light.
Luxurious Master Spa Bath: Dual Rain Fall Shower, Whirl Pool and SoakingTub.
View of One of the Bedroom Sitting Areas. Curl Up and Read a Book.
Captain's Hideaway Loft and Balcony: Water Views and Wonderful Light. Half Bath
Lower Level Bedroom with En Suite Bath.
Incredible Attention to Detail. Historic Renovation and New Addition.
Harbor View From the Captain's Hideaway Loft. Watch the Nautical Activity.
The Beautiful Gardens and Terrace Featured on the Kennebunkport Garden Tour
House is Central Air Conditioned. Entry Foyer. Sun Filled and Bright.
Another View of the Great Room. Plenty of Comfortable Seating.
Large Granite Island. French Farm House Lights. Villeroy and Boch China.
Enjoy the Spacious Living Room with Wet Bar. French Doors Lead to the Terrace.
Master Bedroom Suite, Sitting Area. Water Views. Sumptuous Cuddledown Bedding.
Bedroom with En Suite Bath, Painted Iron Bed, Bedding by Cuddledown.
Bedroom with En Suite Bath, Polished Nickel Bed, Flat Screen TV.
Captains Hideaway Loft: Sitting Area and Desk. Queen Sofa Bed and Half Bath.
Horse and Carriage Making Their Rounds
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