Oceanside 3 Bedroom upscale home steps away from the Atlantic Ocean and Route 1. This Greek Revival home has original expansive gorgeous woodwork installed in 1850! The original wide pine floors and high ceilings with it's many windows letting in generous light make this Seaside retreat a one-of-a-kind vacation experience.
We are located only 650 feet from the ocean and close to the downtown. We are far enough away from the intown city to have a nice private yard right out your door or you can walk to town 5-10 minutes or so and hit nearby restaurants, bars, art galleries or museums. Mere minutes from lakes, golfing, trails, bus lines, ferry service and the regional airport, you have to look hard to find a better location than this one!
During the months of July and August the City is hopping with activity such as the Lobster Festival, the Blues Festival and the Boats and Harbor Show. The coastal sea breeze make this a most pleasant place to be. Built by one of Rockland's finest home builders in the mid 1800's, C'est LaVie's emphasis is on creating an atmosphere for relaxation and contemplation. The kitchen area is designed to be a great gathering area for families and friends to relax. The outside furniture and barbeque grill offer a relaxing and inviting place to enjoy your vacation.
The solid and ornamental hand carved doorways and fine moldings as well as the highly desired Thomaston black marble fireplaces at C'est LaVie are a nod to the classical tradition and to democracy handed down by the Greeks. The historic home is adorned with beautiful antiques, fine lamps and local artwork help you to both feel the greatness of the past while experiencing the ease of today's modern conveniences.
You will enjoy the use of the entire first floor, easy secure access via keyless entry. Feel free to enjoy the double lot, sample fruit from the fruit trees in season and play games in the yard.
I am available to socialize or to give you space as you wish.
The neighborhood is close to the water, the home is situated on a double intown lot and there is outdoor seating as well as a propane grill for your outdoor cooking. Listen to the foghorn in the evening or take a stroll downtown or to the water. If you don't want to eat in, you are just steps away from the top rated restaurants and take out places in the area as well as the local coop store a short walk around the block. There is a playground located just up the street as well if you wish to take the children.
C'est LaVie is near the Maine State Ferry Terminal, the Knox County Regional Airport, Concord Trail Lines Bus Service and is just a call away from local taxi and limosine service. Free off street parking!
Other things to note
Each bedroom as well as the living room is equipped with a smart tv. The second bedroom has a/c. Electric fireplace in living room.
C'est LaVie has been granted a City of Rockland Short Term Rental Permit #STR18-64.