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6 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 12 on Pristinethompson Lake

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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

6 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, sleeps 12

Major renovations in 2011, 6 bedroom Lakeside home on beautiful Thompson Lake. Brand new Kitchen appliances with fully equipped Kitchen (dishes and cookware for large family). 'The Charleston room' (Master Bedroom) with King size bed and gorgeous view of water on first floor. 'The Caroline's Castle room' with Queen size bed on first floor. Full bathroom is on first floor. Great water views from all lakeside facing windows. Four bedrooms are upstairs with bathroom (NEW IN 2017, A SHOWER IS INSTALLED ON 2ND FLOOR). Large wrap around deck with two large tables and seating along the entire length of the deck. Front lawn is large enough to play some outside games (croquet or badminton). Home is on a very quiet road that is great for children that want to ride their own bikes. Enjoy using our two kayaks and canoe to explore the gorgeous lake or you can bring your own boat. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets on the Lake! The water is gradual entry so is nice for children. Much to do within 10 minutes to an hour's drive.


Telephone, Cable TV and wireless internet are included. No pet and No smoking property. Our home is very well appointed, you will have everything that you need to cook a meal either inside or out on the large gas grill. Enjoy eating either at the dining room table (can seat 8) or out on the large deck that has a tremendous amount of seating area. There are many movies to watch, outside games for children and adults plus a basketball hoop. Enjoy toasting marshmallows or cooking hot dogs on a stick over the lakeside fire pit.

When I was a child, our family owned property on Thompson Lake. This experience created so many wonderful memories including swimming and boating, sitting by the fire telling stories, and eating a picnic by the lake. I dreamed of owning a waterfront property on this wonderful lake and now I can share my dream with you and provide an opportunity for you to create your own special memories.

You may find you never want to leave the lake once you are here, but Maine is beautiful and has much to offer. We would be happy to suggest day trips and things to do in the area. We want this to be your home away from home.

~Mindy and John Davis, owners.
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Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/16/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1728 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Min Age for signing rental agreement is age 25....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

  • 'The Charleston room': 1 king

    1st floor facing lake...moreless

  • 'The Caroline's Castle room': 1 queen

    1st floor facing road...moreless

  • Bedroom 3 : 2 twin/ single

    2nd floor facing lake...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    2nd floor facing lake...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    2nd floor facing road...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

    2nd floor facing road...moreless

  • TV in each of the first floor bedrooms. Bureau in each of the bedrooms. Pillows, blankets and quilts provided as part of the rental contract. Bed sheets and towels available upon request at an additional charge (Please inquire). The second floor bedrooms all have ceiling fans and all bedrooms have an additional fan available for your use....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • First Floor Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Second Floor bath: toilet, shower

    New in 2017, Shower installed on 2nd floor...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The stairs leading up to the four bedrooms on the SECOND floor are slightly steeper than standard stairs. Smoking in the home or on the site is prohibited. No Pets. There is a storage area available to store some bikes if needed. We have two kayaks and one canoe with paddles for your use. We have 4 adult life jackets available. The kitchen has two coffee makers ('Krups' coffee maker 12 cup) and a 'Keurig' coffee maker (one cup 'K' cup) for your use. NEW WASHER AND DRYER INSTALLED IN 2011 TV / Game Room in unfinished basement for children. Air Hockey Table The cove is shallow and should you rent or bring your own Motor Boat, you do have to be VERY careful getting to the dock. The main part of the lake is great for boating. Our cove however is fabulous for kayaking as it is quite calm....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3) Flat screen TV in Livingroom and both first floor bedrooms. Also a TV in game area in basement...moreless

  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Lakefront:

    Home located only feet from the water. Your own private Lakefront area. Gorgeous views from the Dining/Kitchen areas and 3 of the 6 bedrooms!...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed sheets and towels available upon request at an additional charge (Please inquire)....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    All of the appliances were new in 2011. The kitchen has sufficient dishes and cookware for 12. The kitchen has two coffee makers ('Krups' coffee maker 12 cup) and a 'Keurig' coffee maker (one cup 'K' cup) for your use....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large wraparound deck with seating...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway To Water
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Spring 2017
Mar 31 - Apr 28, 2017
4 night min stay
$350
$1,500
Spring 2017
Apr 29 - May 25, 2017
4 night min stay
$350
$1,500
Early Summer 2017
May 26 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$400
$1,995
Peak Summer Season 2017
Jul 1 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,195
Late Summer 2017
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2017
4 night min stay
$500
$2,495
Sept 2017
Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2017
4 night min stay
$275 $500
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,000
Early Fall 2017
Sep 9 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$275 $500
Fri, Sat
$2,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$422

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

From $995.00 per week in non peak months.

Maine Lodging Tax of 9% required.

Security deposit of $500.00.

Peak season: Saturday is arrival and departure day.

Dock may not be in water from September through most of May.

50% of Rental Week plus Maine State Lodging Tax of 9% paid at time of signed Rental Agreement to reserve your vacation week. The remainder of the 50% of Rental plus Maine State Lodging Tax of 9% as well as $500 Security Deposit will be due 30 days prior to Rental Week.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

Car: Necessary

Thompson Lake is located in Oxford, Otisfield, Casco and Poland. It is spring-fed by the Poland Spring Aquifer and is considered one of the most pristine lakes in Maine. The lake is 12 miles long (4426 acres) and can be over 100 feet deep in some areas. The shoreline is fun to explore as it has many characteristics depending upon where you are. Some of the lake's shoreline is rocky, some beaches, some undeveloped areas, and there are many varied lake houses and cottages that are fun to view from a boat, canoe or kayak. It's also fun to see the sailboats finding their way around the lake. Use our canoe or kayaks to explore the lake, or the close by marina has boats for rent. Also, snorkeling can be such an adventure! Nature is at it's finest when you spot the ducks, deer, eagles, various species of fish, and enjoy the sight and sounds of loons on the lake. So, bring your own or rent a motor boat and enjoy this quiet beautiful lake. Enjoy the sunrises and sunsets on the Lake!

For those of you that enjoy a little gambling, we are located about 10 minutes to the brand new Casino in Oxford!

There is a local movie theater in Oxford and a drive-in theater that is in Bridgton. There is Candlepin Bowling 15 minutes away.

Our home, 'a lakeside dream', is in the country yet is a reasonable drive to so many WONDERFUL destinations. Maine is known for it's fabulous four seasons.

In the summer, enjoy scenic hikes, riding bikes, fishing (with license), boating, several nearby golf courses, walking trails, antiquing, go-karts/mini golf, not to mention shopping adventures that are less than an hour's drive. Freeport is home of the famous LL Bean Store and many national brand outlets. Old Port shopping district in Portland (with many unique shops) is a cruise ship destination. North Conway, NH shopping outlets are also about an hour's drive. The Portland Museum of Art and the Portland Children's Museum are also great day trips as well as watching a Portland Sea Dogs baseball game; The Sea Dogs are the Double-A Affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. Splashtown/Funtown Amusement Park is about an hour and 15 minutes drive. For those that are race fans, there is our nearby Oxford Plains Speedway (10 minutes away) that has races all summer.

The ocean with beautiful beaches and fabulous restaurants (a Maine Lobster Roll is a must!)is also less than an hour, yet you are also within an hour's drive to the mountains. Mount Washington is a wonderful adventure on a clear beautiful day! Fall is a time for apple picking and the fabulous leaf season. Fall foliage in Maine is spectacular! The bright colored leaves are beautiful on a sunny fall day, especially when reflected on the lake. Many take a day trip and enjoy beautiful scenic drives or for those hikers, there are hiking trails with spectacular views.

Maine is famous for its' many agricultural fairs that begin in late summer and early fall. The Fryeburg Fair in October is a favorite!

If what you are looking for is some time to rest, rejuvenate, enjoy peace and quiet time...whether it be to read a book on the large wrap around deck or watch the flames of the fire at the lakeside fire pit, enjoy some outdoor cooking, going for long walks, sitting on the dock with your toes in the water, then this really is the home to come to. Our home is yours to enjoy a lakeside dream and leave with many wonderful memories and with plans to visit us again soon!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Growing up in Maine ourselves, and experiencing family time at the lake, we really wanted to be able to offer similar opportunities to other families. Being able to share memories and stories while sitting around a fire toasting marshmallows or cooking hot dogs, can be one of the best memories that you can experience with your family and/or extended family and friends. Having a fun BBQ and enjoying the outdoors while seeing loons, birds, and other wildlife can be most enjoyable when you are taking a break from your very busy everyday life.

Why the Owner Chose Oxford, Oxford, ME, USA:
We love Thompson Lake in Maine. It is the lake that we grew up with. It is one of the cleanest lakes in Maine. It is a large lake yet is quiet as most folks that use the lake are living on the lake.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/16/2017

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Photos

  • Lake view of home

    Lake view of home

  • Dining area (can seat up to 8) with beautiful view of lake

    Dining area (can seat up to 8) with beautiful view of lake

  • Alternate view of Kitchen showing refrigerator with ice maker

    Alternate view of Kitchen showing refrigerator with ice maker

  • Alternate view of Living room with new Flat screen TV

    Alternate view of Living room with new Flat screen TV

  • First floor Master Bedroom with King bed with great views of the lake

    First floor Master Bedroom with King bed with great views of the lake

  • First floor full bath

    First floor full bath

  • 2nd floor Bedroom #4 with double bed: 3 windows with fabulous views of the Lake

    2nd floor Bedroom #4 with double bed: 3 windows with fabulous views of the Lake

  • Alternate view of 2nd Floor Bedroom #5

    Alternate view of 2nd Floor Bedroom #5

  • Second floor half bath

    Second floor half bath

  • Grilling and view of seating area by lakeside

    Grilling and view of seating area by lakeside

  • Docks with room on the side to put your boat

    Docks with room on the side to put your boat

  • Fire pit to enjoy cooking s'mores and telling stories

    Fire pit to enjoy cooking s'mores and telling stories

  • Wonderful area to have family gathering

    Wonderful area to have family gathering

  • Fully applianced Kitchen

    Fully applianced Kitchen

  • Living Room with new leather sectional

    Living Room with new leather sectional

  • First floor Master Bedroom: two windows with wonderful views of the Lake

    First floor Master Bedroom: two windows with wonderful views of the Lake

  • First floor bedroom #2 with queen bed: Room faces road side.

    First floor bedroom #2 with queen bed: Room faces road side.

  • 2nd Floor Bedroom #3 with two twins and beautiful view of lake

    2nd Floor Bedroom #3 with two twins and beautiful view of lake

  • 2nd floor Bedroom #5 facing road side with queen bed

    2nd floor Bedroom #5 facing road side with queen bed

  • 2nd Floor Bedroom #6 facing road side with queen bed

    2nd Floor Bedroom #6 facing road side with queen bed

  • Alternate view of second floor half bath

    Alternate view of second floor half bath

  • Fabulous area to sit and enjoy the lakeview

    Fabulous area to sit and enjoy the lakeview

  • Beautiful end of the lake for kayaking and viewing nature at its finest

    Beautiful end of the lake for kayaking and viewing nature at its finest

  • There's nothing like a gorgeous sunrise to sit with your coffee

    There's nothing like a gorgeous sunrise to sit with your coffee

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, March 23, 2017

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