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Contemporary Waterfront Home with Ocean Views from Every Room

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom / 3 Full Bathroom on the Ocean--Sleeps 6

Come spend a week at Coveside, 'a brilliant shorefront retreat' (Downeast Magazine). This extraordinary home, custom-designed by a noted Boston architect and perched on a rocky ledge just 35 feet from mean high water, offers dramatic ocean views from every room. From the 45-foot deck, or the living or dining room or your bedroom, observe a pair of great blue herons stalking their breakfast, female eider ducks anxiously shepherding their flotillas of ducklings, the sun glinting on the brilliant white granite shore of Burnt Coat Island, the surf breaking on Jamison Ledge and, at the end of the day, a breathtaking sunset (the house faces the ocean and islands to the west-southwest). Go to sleep with the sounds of the sea coming through your window. The house offers every amenity--glorious garden, fully-equipped kitchen, granite and stainless steel counters, den with satellite TV, stereo system throughout the house, fireplace, outdoor furniture for the deck and screened porch, marvelous tilework in the bathrooms, etc., etc. However, it is the spectacular views and the proximity to the sea which will make this a never-to-be-forgotten experience.

Newt Levee
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 27, 2017


West Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Downstairs
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  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Bathroom ensuite
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6 Bedroom 1: 1 queen Bedroom 2: 1 queen Bedroom 3: 2 twins Bedroom 1 (master bedroom) has bathroom ensuite
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
6 miles to Popham Beach 20 minutes to Bath 30 minutes to Brunswick 45 minutes to Portland But you may not want to leave the house!


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(7 traveler reviews)

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Contemporary Waterfront Home with Ocean Views from Every Room
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Wonderful house, with surprising lights and views and excellent appliances.

We came with our parents and our baby and we all spent an amazing week.

See you next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Beautiful house and location. Private and quiet. Wonderful hosts.

  • 5 of 5

The photos show accurately that the house is a sophisticated design and beautifully and comfortably decorated. The kitchen is unusually well equipped if you like to cook. The small garden is lovely and the views spectacular. There is no dock but we found it easy to put in and take out rented kayaks at high and low tide. (Kayacks can be delivered and picked up.) The hosts are very genial and they offer a comprehensive binder of very helpful information. I wouldn't change a thing about this house except I'd stay longer next time.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful House on the Water

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 rented this wonderful house the 3rd week of August 2016. They have a beautiful spot right on the water and the house is modern, spacious and full of natural light. The house is beautifully constructed and furnished and the kitchen is particularly well equipped which was great for all of the meals we cooked at home. We filled vases with fresh cut flowers from the garden every day and had many wonderful sunsets over the water. The house is also well situated for excursions and day trips. We rented kayaks at Sebasco Harbor and kayaked to Malaga Island, took a boat from Ft. Popham out to Seguin Island to hike and visit the lighthouse, hiked to the beach at the Morse Mountain/Bates College preserve (get there early before the parking lot fills up), visited the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath and went to Popham Beach and Reid State Park. The nearby wharf was great for lobsters just off the boats. We had wanted to rent kayaks for the week but waited until the last minute and none were available and so plan ahead if you want to do that. Lastly, Newt and Arlene were great hosts and very helpful with advice about things to do. We had a wonderful week and hope to come back again.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Waterfront Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We spent the second week of August 2016 and the time wasn't long enough! Home was as advertised, owned by a delightful couple who know the meaning of hospitality. Three couples shared the week with plenty of room for all. Spent a great deal of much needed down time relaxing out on the deck and reading. Maritime Museum in Bath with a boat trip and Popham State Beach were close by and worth the time. Great luck with restaurants in nearby Bath, Brunswick & Topsham. Kitchen is more than fully stocked for the chef in the family as well. Looking forward to a return visit!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mainers at heart

  • 5 of 5

The view is incredible! The home is gorgeous, spacious and the kitchen is well appointed. The owners, a warm and gracious couple, met us at the door, gave us the grand tour and showed how everything worked. They even stocked the fridge with Sunday morning breakfast items. Our week was amazing. The house is quiet and had every amenity. We fell asleep at night listening to gentle waves lap the rocks just beneath us. It was so peaceful. No noisy neighbors or crowds. The screen porch was a great gathering place in the evenings as we watched the sun set and kept the large mosquitoes off our grand kids. The owners thoughtfully provided a pass for Popham Beach (possibly the most beautiful sand beach in Maine) and made available beach chairs, coolers and toys. If you go to the beach, go EARLY, parking it awful. Anna's is the best place for dinner. Doesn't look like much from the outside, but staff and food were great! Thank you Newt & Adelyn for sharing you beautiful home with us and making it a dream vacation come true.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home situated on a quiet stretch of the Maine coast. Very spacious, well appointed, and comfortable. The views and garden are great. Rocky coast is good for climbing and kayaking, but not a great spot for swimming. Good location, easy to do day trips but great to come back to the house for peace n quiet. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Sebasco Harbor Resort
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
ME Rte 209
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Sebasco Harbor Resort
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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