SUNNY 1890S FARMHOUSE, PRIVATE, LARGE MEADOW, NEAR BEACH

Betsy Corning

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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SUNNY 1890S FARMHOUSE, PRIVATE, LARGE MEADOW, NEAR BEACH

Deer Isle House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

This lovely, remodeled, antique farmhouse near Sylvester's Cove is the perfect antidote to today's complicated, hectic lifestyle. Situated on an interior lot with four private acres, the house is sheltered on the north by a grove of pines. To the south, lawns and a large meadow edged with old apple trees provide lots of space for lounging or playing. The views are pastoral (one house visible through the trees beyond the meadow), and the Sylvester's Cove beach is only a five-minute walk away.

Life in the farmhouse is simple and relaxing. The spacious living room boasts comfortable furniture, a west-facing bay window, a sea chest full of games and puzzles, and lots of books. The sunny, old-fashioned, eat-in kitchen overlooks the meadow and the barn.

For those who wish to bring a computer, we provide wireless DSL Internet access.

Additional photos and information available on request.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Guestbook comments from the owner
We had a wonderful, old-fashioned vacation, flying kites, making ice cream, looking for shells, reading books. We not only survived the lack of TV, we thrived! For serious art lovers, check out G. Watson Gallery in Stonington, as well as Turtle Gallery in Deer Isle and Pitcher Masters toward Haystack. The ...tours of Haystack are great and kid friendly.
Aug 2004
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Betsy Corning

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Speaks english
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Sunny 1890s Farmhouse, Private, Large Meadow, near Beach
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
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Sunny 1890s Farmhouse, Private, Large Meadow, near Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p114721
207 293-4503
Deer Isle Downeast and Acadia
4

WELL-KEPT SECRET

  • 4 of 5
We have stayed in several places in the general Deer Isle/Blue Hill area, this was our favorite. It's an old farmhouse in the middle of a field, well off the road. It is simple, quiet, and lovely.Very comfy furniture and beds. On the ocean side of Deer Isle, it has nice walks to two different beautiful coves. It's only missing a screened-in porch or a deck, but otherwise great.
  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sunny 1890s Farmhouse, Private, Large Meadow, near Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p114721
207 293-4503
Deer Isle Downeast and Acadia
Montreal, QC
5

AMAZING HOME AWAY FROM HOME

  • 5 of 5
We spend two fabulous weeks at the farmhouse on Deer Isle.
The farmhouse is beautiful, clean, nicely decorated and fully-equiped. It is conveniently located within walking distance to the beach, a short drive to quaint towns of Maine and far away from the stresses of daily life.
The farmhouse was the ideal location for us to reconnect as a family, sleep in, enjoy the beach, watch the kids play in the front of the house and catch a glimpse of deer and fireflies while sitting in the kitchen.
Betsy was wonderful to deal with and patiently answered all out questions and concerns.
We had a wonderful time and will make a point of returning for future vacation getaways.
Thank you, Betsy and Elisabeth, for sharing your piece of heaven with us.
The Vultaggio Family
Montreal, Quebec
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
beach
Car: necessary

Deer Isle has activities for every interest. The Island Country Club provides golf and tennis. The villages of Deer Isle and Stonington have art and antique galleries, shops, fine restaurants and cafes, and the picturesque waterfront of a fishing village. The Stonington Opera House offers a variety of plays, movies, and concerts throughout the summer. Other activities include biking, kayaking, boat trips to Isle au Haut and other neighboring islands, or off-island excursions to places like Blue Hill, Acadia National Park on Mt. Desert, or Camden.

Other Activities: Kayaking

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Deer Isle House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 17 2014 - Sep 6 2014
7 night minimum stay
$918
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 8.0%
Cleaning USD100

Notes

  • $850/week summer season 2014 (June-Sept)
    (Includes $100 cleaning fee.)
    Plus $68 state sales tax
    Total for one week: $918

    Rent for two weeks: $1600.00 (Second week rent is $750.)
    Plus $128 state sales tax
    Total for two weeks: $1728

    Security deposit of $150 to cover extra cleaning, damage, long distance phone calls, etc.
    Rentals are Saturday to Saturday

Amenities

Deer Isle House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Parking
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Lobster Pot
  • Freezer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Front bedroom - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Meadow bedroom - 1 queen
    Barn Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • New metal portacrib stored under queen bed in front bedroom. Crib has 100lb. capacity. Can be set up in any room.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Radio
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Toys
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Golf Clubs
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • coin laundry
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • hiking
  • golf
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Croquet set & other sports equipment, propane heater, games & puzzles, books, high chair (no tray or strap), wading pool