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Captivating Views in Coastal Maine

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Last updated: 01/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Beautiful, clean & tidy 2 bedroom / 1 bath cottage with water views; sleeps six

Lovingly restored, this 1916 bungalow style shingle cottage is comfortably furnished with great seating, new beds and plenty of reading lamps. The fully-equipped kitchen is the perfect place to prepare amazing meals from the local bounty of the freshest seafood and organic produce.

The screened-in wrap-around porch provides beautiful coastal views over the Penobscot Bay. At low tide, a pebble beach is accessible to those who are sure of foot. The beds and bedding are new and there are ample towels and beach towels and a washer / dryer. An on-demand hot water heater provides plenty of hot water and there is an outdoor gas grill.

Holbrook Island Sanctuary and Bakeman beach offer a place for swimming and kayaking. Brooksville has an abundantly provisioned general store with restaurant and the nearby 'big' town of Blue Hill has a wonderful independent book store and many shops and restaurants.

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/20/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    please provide information regarding your pets when you inquire...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    While Juniper Ledge isn't wheelchair accessible, it is all on one level with one step down to the wrap-around porch...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • Living room: 1 queen

    Queen-sized pull-out sofa in living room with new mattress...moreless

  • Each of the two private bedrooms are the same size. The corner bedroom has a queen-sized bed and the middle bedroom has two twin-sized beds which convert to a king with a special mattress pad. The living room has a convertible sofa with a queen-sized new mattress. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • The spacious corner bathroom is separate from the living and sleeping quarters and has linen storage and a deep, soaking tub and a handy grab bar. This is easier than getting in and out of a high-walled tub. The shower has great pressure and the tub is wonderful for soaking in....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    There are books on hand of local interest...moreless

  • Games:

    Many board games are stored in the trunk by the sofa...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Library
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Captivating sunsets across the Penobscot Bay over Islesboro towards the Camden Hills...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Located on the eastern shore of the Penobscot Bay, there is a pebble beach accessible at low tide for those who are sure of foot...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    The dining area is part of the screened-in wrap-around porch with a large table and comfortable chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Not for use by renters, sorry!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant floor heating in living space, kitchen and bedrooms; heated towel warmer in bathroom...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    New bed linens, pillows blankets and quilts for every bed!...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Many comfortable reading chairs and good lighting...moreless

  • Parking:

    At top or bottom of driveway, which is steeply sloped at 28 degrees...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Land-line with free local calls. Most cell phone carriers work in Juniper Ledge...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bountiful quantity of new towels and face cloths as well as six large beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Stacking washer / dryer - we provide eco-friendly detergent...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker and a stove-top espresso pot as well as a great teapot with integral strainer...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Recently renovated fully equipped kitchen includes all cooking equipment, dishes and flatware, blender and lobster pot. A baking counter of locally quarried granite is handy for rolling out dough...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Some herbs and spices are on hand...moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    There are two town launches in Brooksville, Maine...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    In addition to the large wrap-around, there are two small porches...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaking is safely done at Holbrook Island Sanctuary or Bakeman Beach...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    The lower field is a somewhat protected area for your dog to romp. Newly installed steps provide safe passage to the private rocky beach at low tide...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill near kitchen entrance...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Spring
May 13 - May 27, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

Spring
May 28 - Jun 24, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer
Jun 25 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,900

Changeover Day: Saturday

Autumn
Sep 10 - Sep 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Autumn
Oct 1 - Oct 14, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Housekeeping $195
  • Refundable Pet Fee $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

HERE'S THE FINE PRINT:

WEEKLY RATES to rent Juniper Ledge are lower in June, September and October and may vary depending on the number of guests and pets (VRBO's site doesn't allow for that level of detail here)

DAMAGE PROTECTION FEE is refunded AFTER the cleaning fee is deducted

To inquire about renting Juniper Ledge and payment terms, kindly email us at info@juniperledgemaine.com


Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor
93.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 95
5.7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Holbrook Island Sanctuary

Car: Necessary

Juniper Ledge is located in one of the most scenic spots in coastal Maine. The town of Harborside (part of Brooksville) on Cape Rosier is part of the Blue Hill peninsula. The freshest lobsters are locally available and organic produce is a healthy walk or a short drive away from The Four Seasons Farm.

Brooksville has a charming general store with a weekly farmer's market and a small restaurant. Nearby, Holbrook Island Sanctuary has a beautiful beach and a protected cove for kayaking and swimming. There are two town landings for boating.

The largest nearby town of Blue Hill boasts an excellent book store, many restaurants and boutiques and a wonderful hospital as well as a great veterinary clinic.

An approximate one hour drive toward Mt. Desert Isle and Acadia National Park leads through the county seat, Ellsworth, with many shops and restaurants.

At day's end, the spacious wrap-around screened porch provides the spectacle of glorious sunsets and coastal breezes.

 

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Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/20/2017

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Photos

  • Northwest Corner of Cottage

    Northwest Corner of Cottage

  • North End Of Living Room

    North End Of Living Room

  • South End Of Living Room

    South End Of Living Room

  • Dining Area Of Porch

    Dining Area Of Porch

  • South End Of Porch

    South End Of Porch

  • Side Porch Catches Morning Light

    Side Porch Catches Morning Light

  • Middle Bedroom With Twins Which Convert To A King

    Middle Bedroom With Twins Which Convert To A King

  • Kitchen is fully equipped and the water from our own artesian well is delicious!

    Kitchen is fully equipped and the water from our own artesian well is delicious!

  • Bay view with an ever-changing spectacle

    Bay view with an ever-changing spectacle

  • Steps Lead To Our Private Pebbly Beach At Low Tide

    Steps Lead To Our Private Pebbly Beach At Low Tide

  • Moonrise

    Moonrise

  • End of day

    End of day

  • Entry Through Kitchen

    Entry Through Kitchen

  • Fireplace Made From Stones Right Out Of Penobscot Bay!

    Fireplace Made From Stones Right Out Of Penobscot Bay!

  • Westward View Through Wrap-Around Porch

    Westward View Through Wrap-Around Porch

  • Light And Air Fill The Cottage

    Light And Air Fill The Cottage

  • North End Of Porch

    North End Of Porch

  • Corner Bedroom With Queen-Sized Bed

    Corner Bedroom With Queen-Sized Bed

  • Kitchen With Baking Counter Of Locally Quarried Granite

    Kitchen With Baking Counter Of Locally Quarried Granite

  • Spacious, airy bathroom with many towels

    Spacious, airy bathroom with many towels

  • Another spot for reading and relaxing

    Another spot for reading and relaxing

  • The 'bold ocean' that is the Penobscot!

    The 'bold ocean' that is the Penobscot!

  • Awe-inspiring sunsets

    Awe-inspiring sunsets

  • Floor plan

    Floor plan

VRBO #563006

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017

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