Our fabulous Post and Beam home is unlike anything else in Bar Harbor. It sits along the shore of Frenchman's Bay. The main floor has a cathedral ceiling with two stories of glass windows overlooking Frenchman's Bay. it was designed by a local builder with attention to detail; it is the perfect escape for guests with the most discriminating tastes.
Entering the house you are met with a breathtaking living room and dining area with hardwood floors, a large stone fireplace and comfortable furniture. A two story wall of windows overlooks Frenchman's Bay. The uniquely designed sunroom is the perfect retreat to read a book or watch for the occasional eagle or other water wildlife. French doors lead to a deck, perfect for BBQ's and relaxing. This area provides spectacular views of the water during the day and
especially at sunset.
The three story floor plan of this house offers spacious common areas while maintaining privacy for the sleeping quarters. It lends itself both to couples sharing a vacation home and families wanting a separate play area for the children. Walk upstairs to the alcove loft that overlooks the living area equipped for office space or for a quiet retreat. Continue on to the master bedroom complete with a walk in closet and sitting area. The master bathroom has a large walkout shower and granite counter tops. The king size bed has a luxury pillow top mattress. On the main floor the beautiful kitchen is furnished with every amenity including a dishwasher, microwave, electric stove, double stainless sink and complete granite counter tops with a bar open to the dining room making it a perfect place to re-connect with family and friends.
Downstairs is a beautiful family room with a second television and lots of room to relax. Beautiful views of the water can be seen from this large area offering a great spot for the kids to play or the guys to watch the big game.
Finally, one of the best attractions about this home is its location. It is 75 feet from Frenchman's Bay and has complete access to Frenchman's Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The house is 8 miles from the enchanting Village of Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert Island’s artistic, culinary, and social center. Located on the shores of Frenchman’s Bay, it offers the charm of a small New England fishing village with all the attractions of a major resort including restaurants, shopping, and a lively nightlife. The house is just 5 miles from the entrance to Acadia National Park, Nearby are entrances to some of the best hiking trails in the country, as well as a huge variety of outdoor activities including whale watching, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, deep sea fishing, sailing, biking, and much more. Also close by is the popular Sand Beach, Thunder Hole, and Cadillac Mountain, the most beautiful place to watch the sun rise in the country.
We invite you to spend a glorious week in our elegant Post and Beam Home.