1920's Cottage on Rutherford Island Overlooks Picturesque Harbor(7 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7-31 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Located on Rutherford Island near Christmas Cove, this 2 Bedroom, 2 bathroom renovated 1920s Sears Catalogue cottage is framed by natural ledge and lovely perennial gardens. Watch the pleasure and fishing boats from the deck while you enjoy lobster prepared by local fishermen's co-op. Harbour Ledges is only a 15-minute drive to Damariscotta, Pemaquid Beach & Lighthouse. Boat rentals and quiet island beach are within 5 minutes of the cottage. Kayak rentals and golfing are a short drive away. The cottage is tastefully decorated with antiques, heirlooms, art and oriental rugs. Master bedroom with queen size bed and guest bedroom with full size bed are located on the second floor. The kitchen is host to a 1920's Garland gas stove as well as modern amenities: microwave, dishwasher, coffeemaker, toaster oven, Dansk china, bar ware. The living room has an easy to operate gas fireplace to take the chill off those sometimes cool Maine evenings. Cable HDTV, wireless, internet, VCR/DVD/CD included.
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Member since: 2014
- 1500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Coastal Botanical Gardens - Boothbay Farnsworth Art Museum - Rockland
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Air Conditioning:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2018
31 night min stay
My Standard Rate
31 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- cleaning $75
- Tax Rate 9%
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: I am a semi-retired holistic nurse and homeopathic educator and consultant who resides in Florida with time to enjoy Maine in the summers. After raising my family in S. Berwick, Maine and returning to school for healthcare and nursing, I spent time in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine before moving to Florida in 2009.
Why the Owner Chose South Bristol, ME, USA:
After a long hiatus from Maine, I began what became a three year search in 1995 to find a property in mid-coast Maine. I kept returning to S. Bristol and specifically Rutherford Island. From the moment I saw this 'little house on the harbor', I knew it was a keeper. The house is co-owned by myself and my daughter, Julie Erickson, a Maine resident.
- Primary: 9417865223 Owners primary number
- Secondary: +1 (207)350-1132 Additional number for co-owner Julie Erickson
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Harbour Ledges -framed by perennial gardens, natural ledge and overlooks harbor
Vista of S. Bristol harbor and John's Bay while relaxing in Adirondack chairs
Enjoy cocktails and lobsters on our deck while watching the harbor.
Cozy family room includes TV, Stereo
First floor bath with shower
Welcome to our little house on the harbor.
Vintage wallpaper, 1930s garland gas range
Second floor bath
Master bedroom with large picture window facing harbor
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017
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