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Lakefront Home On Square Pond

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Lakefront Home On Square Pond

This 3000 square foot home has a master bedroom suite on the top floor, with private bath, walk-in closet, king bed, private deck and airconditioning. The great room has a gas fireplace, a dining area and an outstanding view of the lake. This kitchen has stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher and microwave, a walk-in pantry and a deck area. The half-bath contains a laundry center with washer and dryer. The lower level has a kitchenette, a full-bath, two bedrooms and a living room. Bedroom one includes a queen bed and an outdoor sitting area. Bedroom two has a queen bed and a set of bunkbeds. It also has it's own outdoor sitting area. There is a large patio off the living room with a table and gas grill. Need more sleep space, the sofa in the living room pulls out into a queen size bed. You can keep the pine pitch off your car by parking it in the attached two-car garage. There is cable, three televisions, wireless internet access, and a stereo. Boats are welcome, as we have plenty of dockspace available!

Suzanne Patterson
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
January 11, 2017

About Suzanne Patterson

We purchased what was originally a small cabin in 2011, the same year we lost our main house in a fire. We lived in the tiny structure for the summer and knew we would want to make this a retirement home down the road. In the meantime, we want to share our beautiful home with families who are looking for a special place to make wonderful memories.

Suzanne Patterson purchased this house in 2011


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Lakefront Home On Square Pond
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

What An Incredible Location, Inside and Out! A++ Getaway

  • 5 of 5

While just my husband and I stayed at this home for a little getaway, I can see how this property would work well for a trip with our young-adult children and their partners. The first floor can be deemed the "kid's zone" and the 2nd floor, the adults'. All the finishes and furnishings in this home are what you would expect in a permanent home. LOVED having a gas fireplace and filtered water/ice in the refrigerator door which I do not have at home! We were lacking for nothing.

It did rain most of the time we were there, but none the less the lake was still beautiful and ever-changing ... fog on the water, rivers of current and rain on the surface, loon parent and baby interacting within feet of the dock, camp fire set up provided by property owners. There is a canoe for use which we took advantage of when it was not raining. It was a great way to see more of the lake. [People with difficulty walking on non-level ground (elderly or small children) may need some assistance getting to/fro the beach as the home is set up above the beach (perhaps a 12' grade change across pavers through bark chip section shown on the back side photos and then a more gradual slope to the water).]

We entertained some friends and cooked dinner together. Again, everything we could have needed was within reach. There were plenty of games, puzzles, WiFi, cell phone and radio reception to keep us entertained through the rain. We had selected this home over an older "traditional camp" and with the rain, we were glad we had. It was a spectacular setting from which to watch the rain and remain comfy and cozy. Nice covered decks upon which to read and eat, sheltered from the elements. Enjoyed an early rise on the non-rainy day out on the dock with a book. It was so relaxing!

I loved interacting with the owners as they are both very nice, warm and gracious hosts. We are hoping to return as a family of four plus next summer.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
19 Miles
Province Lake, Parsonsfield
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
30 Miles
Wells, ME
Car: necessary

Square pond is a wonderful lake with plenty of water activities to enjoy. Well known for it's active water skiing community, there is a slalom ski course available. Loons enjoy swimming directly in front of the property and an eagle's nest resides on the island across the way.


Rates & Availability

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 10 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79

Check-in is at 3:00 pm on Saturday and check-out is at 10:00 am on the following Saturday. Cleaning will be an extra $100.00. We do not accept credit card payments. No pets allowed. Electronic or paper check only, please.

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Acton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Dual sinks. Master Bath.
    Bathroom 2 - with washer/dryer
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Dual sinks. Washer and Dryer.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Private bath, walk-in closet and deck.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Private patio and attached to full bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Private patio
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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