Peaceful, Quiet, Relaxing. Great for Winter or Summer Getaways!

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Last updated: 06/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This home is situated on 20 acres of fabulous meadows, gardens and trees overlooking the York River where you can kayak, canoe, and fish. Rents Sunday to Sunday (ck-in 4 pm; ck-out 11 am).

Sept. weeks still available, come and enjoy! The house offers a fully-furnished and applianced large country kitchen, a laundry area, 3.5 baths, a dining room, a family room, a grand living room with fireplace, a den with fireplace, a screened porch, a patio, and wraparound porch overlooking the York River.

Total of 6 bedrooms, beds can sleep 11 people.
2nd Floor: 3 bedrooms (1 queen bed, 2 double beds).
3rd Floor: 3 bedrooms (5 single/twin-size beds).
Winter rental also available (Oct. - May).

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets require pre-approval and additional costs to the rate, cleaning fee, and security deposit....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Located on 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Located on 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Located on 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    Located on 3rd floor....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 twin/ single

    Located on 3rd floor....moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 3 twin/ single

    Located on 3rd floor....moreless

  • 2nd Floor: 3 bedrooms (1 queen bed, 2 double beds). 3rd Floor: 3 bedrooms (5 single/twin-size beds)....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1 : toilet

    Located on 1st floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 2 : toilet, combination tub/shower

    Located on 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 3 : toilet, shower

    Located on 2nd floor off of master bedroom....moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    Located on 3rd floor....moreless

  • 1st Floor: toilet, sink. 2nd Floor: toilet, tub/shower, sinks. 2nd Floor: toilet, walk-in shower, sink off of master bedroom. 3rd Floor: toilet, walk-in shower, sink. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • This property is being freshened up and will be changing photos shortly. The existing spaces give you an idea of the layout. You will totally enjoy the relaxing atmosphere here at Ram's Head Farm in the spring when the gardens are blooming and the days stay longer, in the summer at the beaches, in the fall with our gorgeous foliage adventures and fall festivals....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Computer and WiFi available....moreless

  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    1 A/C unit on 2nd floor in the master bedroom. 1 A/C unit on 3rd floor in bedroom w/ 3 twin beds. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    2 Golf courses in York. The Ledges and the Cape Neddick Golf Club....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor grill is not a gas grill. Guests to provide their own briquettes....moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2016
Jun 19 - Aug 27, 2016
7 night min stay

Fall 2016
Aug 28 - Nov 30, 2016
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $1,000
  • Tax Rate 9%


We do have long weekend rates. Please contact us for this information because it does vary depending on the availability. Pets will be considered at additional cost to the deposit, rate, and cleaning fee.

$500.00 reservation fee/security deposit applied to the total fee paid by check or money order only

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Last updated: 06/28/2016
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65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Boston, Mass. Logan Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
York Harbor Inn and Pub
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak, Wells Maine
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
York Harbor Inn and Pub
59 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sunday River
2.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
York Harbor Beach, Long Sands Beach, Short Sands B

Car: Necessary

Ram's Head Farm, one of Maine's premier historical landmarks and recently renovated and offered to the public for the first time in over a century. This eloquent 12-room home was a working dairy farm in the 1900's and features panoramic water views of the York River. It lies nestled in 20 acres of rolling open meadows, forest, and mature gardens that are under easement protection and abut other conservation property. You will relax and enjoy the screened wraparound porch that overlooks the York River. You will also appreciate the outdoor patio with a fireplace, two ponds and attractive outbuildings that compliment the many unique attributes of this one-of-a-kind property. Old charm and character blend perfectly with the fully equipped modern kitchen, HDTV, internet/WiFi, and laundry area.

You can enjoy hiking Mt. Agamenticus (5miles away) or biking, paddeboard, and of course all of the York's spectacular beaches, York Harbor Beach, Long Sands Beach, Short Sands Beach, 10 minutes to Fort Foster Beach in Kittery Point, picnic areas, restaurants, shopping (outlets 10 min away) and spas. If you are a golfer there are a number of courses within a 15 to 20 minute drive, The Ledges and the Cape Neddick Golf Course are in York.

You are 15 minutes from Portsmouth, N.H., 1 hour to Boston, 45 minutes to Portlland, Maine. Live theatre in Portsmouth, many, many fine restaurants, and shopping.

Find some thrills in whale watching, or how about a cruise to the Isle of Shoals. You are never far from just about anything you might enjoy.

Most important is the escape and peace you will always remember at Ram's Head.

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Manager info

About: This home is in the second generation of family caring for this historic property. Summers were spent here working the land, and enjoying the peaceful exploration of all that goes on at a farm. Most grew up in the city so it is described as a welcome contrast to their busy lives.

Why York Harbor, York, ME, USA:
For the change of pace in one's life. Writing, reading, walking, birds, butterflies, and peaceful quiet.

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
Spacious escape for your family. Summer fun, fall foliage, skiing, rafting, hiking . . .

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  • Grand Porch with York River views

    Grand Porch with York River views

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    .Half Bath on first floor

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York Harbor, York, ME, USA #3526640ha

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