Charming 1850s Farm House Minutes from Beach(22 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Farmhouse
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Farmhouse, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
This is a newly renovated mid 1800s New England farmhouse.
It is a mere 2 min. drive/20 min. bike ride to the local beach, which offers a great kayak launch, beautiful walk, or sunbathing/ swimming; and Lamoine State Park, which offers picnic areas, boat access, and pier fishing.
The property is a scenic 15 min. drive from Mount Desert Island and a 30 min. drive from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park.
The farm house is located in a quiet neighborhood that gives you the old New England charm of quiet days and easy growing up.
It's also just a 10 min. drive from Ellsworth which offers boutique shopping amid its old New England brick buildings, grocery shopping, and rainy day entertainment.
The Downeast area is still a great antiquing destination.
With tons of antique shops, yard sales, and country estate sales, the bargain hunter is sure to make a find.
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Member since: 2011
- Max. occupancy 8
- Events Allowed
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 8 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
Our Farmhouse kitchen has the original enameled cast-iron country-style sink, with cast-iron drainboards. Our kitchen designer captured the essence of yester year while giving cooks a great kitchen....moreless
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 3 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Jul 1 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Jun 2 - Jun 29, 2018
7 night min stay
Jun 30 - Sep 1, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $150
- Pet Fee $50 + tax
- Tax Rate 9%
Travelers pay a refundable damage deposit which holds the rental of the house. It is returned once the house is vacated, inspected and cleaned. It is usually in the mail within 2 weeks.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Library, playground, water parks, churches, marina, beachcombing, bird watching, walking, eco tourism, paddle boating, whale watching, gambling casinos, scenic drives, freshwater fishing, mountain climbing, roller blading, whitewater rafting, deepsea fishing, hunting small game, mountaineering, ice skating, sound/bay fishing, tennis, pier fishing, fly fishing, ATM/bank, laundromat, massage therapist, medical services, groceries, hospital.
Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: My wife and I bought this farmhouse because we saw the potential it had and wanted to remodel it to its potential. It is a wonderful old house with lots of history. It took way too long to remodel it...8 years. I found I just didn't have the time to put into it that I thought. It was a wonderful project and we enjoyed most of the process. As we remodeled it, we wanted to do it in a way that we'd be very happy and comfortable to live there ourselves. We've succeeded in doing that. The house has all new plumbing, heating, electrical, windows, roof, kitchen, 2 new bathrooms. The floors were sanded to bring out the original wood floors and beauty.
Why the Owner Chose Lamoine, ME, USA:
Since we live just down the road, we felt this property made sense to purchase. We knew the previous owner and wanted to continue to care and appreciate the house as he had.
The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
Off the kitchen there is a nice shed or mud room, if the weather is inclement and gives a place to take off wet clothes or muddy shoes and boots. The farmhouse also has a unique white cast-iron farmhouse sink. There are many nooks and crannies that are exciting and unusual for the kids to explore.
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A picture from the street.
A picture of the house at dusk.
The dining room table has two leaves to easily accomodate 8.
A picture of the the living room. Showing the gas stove.
A picture of the living room with 2 leather chairs.https://www.airbnb.com/beco
The kitchen from the mud room.
The 1st floor masterbed room with a kingsize bed.
First floor bathroom with a tub/ shower.
Bathroom for upstairs north bedroom also with a tub/shower.
A picture of the 2 twin beds in the south bedroom.
This is the bathroom for the south bedroom. It has a shower.
from the lupine field to the north
A welcome mat is on linoleum which has been in the house since the 1800's.
Another view of the dining room .
The living room.from the kitchen.
The kitchen from the living room.
The kitchen from the washer and dryer.
Another picture of the south facing sunroom.
The 2nd bedroom with a queen bed.
Upstairs north bedroom with a queen bed.
A look at south bedroom from the north bedroom.
Another picture of the upstairs south bedroom.
A view of the stairs from the south bedroom.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Saturday, April 29, 2017
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