Great large charming space, 20x 20, wonderfully furnished, great lighting, white Berber area carpet, nice country style , soft honey color natural pine boards on the floor and on the ceiling. The Italian style front doors open onto a large balcony with superb harbor and garden view. The house faces west and it benefits of the bright light. The 2 double beds are new, separated by a dividing wall, covered with designer linens. One of the beds is elevated in a nook, with drawers underneath[dutch style]. The studio has 3 living areas, a large kitchenette and separate bathroom with shower. The windows offer a million $ view to the west and a great amount of light. New construction with old accents. Great small family vacation place, ideal for couples looking for a quiet romantic place. Best situated for sailing,with large dock in front of the property for small- large sailboats.Suitable for people who will not mind outdoor access stairs. Small children please ask. No other visitors or incidental guests permitted. Usage of dock and float is negotiated separately.Great long term for single artists and professionals who will cook moderately.1 car off street parking, internet, TV, utilities included. No commercial activities allowed on the premises.If guests have difficulties withe the access stairs, the owner will try to find alternative accommodations elsewhere in the house, upon availability. The rate might vary. No refunds after checking in.
Amenities: The amenities include the TV, VCR, DVD, telephone, stereo system, Internet access, alarm clock, coffee machine, toaster oven, microwave, small under-counter refrigerator, closet with hangers, suspended in a nook double bed,floor double bed, day couch,armchairs, skylights, ceiling fan, dining table with chairs both inside and on the balcony, sun umbrella, access to gas grill, picnic table, and lawn furniture. Towels/linens are provided .
A fiberglass rowing boat is available for a 100$/day, sea kayak 28$/day. Life vests are provided upon request. Mooring is available in front of the property. Large boat dock/ramp/float avail, negotiable . Parking-1 car per party in our driveway, some street parking avail., smoking allowed on the balcony or outdoors. Children will need supervision on the premises. The area is quiet and private, residential, village, perfect for great escapes of a few days, a week, a month or ideal long term [off season only]. Great romantic place for couples of all ages
About the neighborhood: 160 feet of ocean/harbor front, ideal location for boating.Private residential area, quiet hours apply 9 pm to 8 am.
Lawn chairs available, picnic table available situated a few feet away from the ocean.
5 min walk to Rockport Village.
20 min walk to the Homestead of the Rockport College[Maine Photographic Workshop].
10 min ride to the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship. Ideal for parents with children in neighboring camps.
Great walking area all around the property.
6 min drive to Camden, 10 min to Rockland, 2 1/2 hrs to Acadia National Park..
15 min drive to Lincolnville Beach and to ferries for all Maine Islands, Nova Scotia.
Day ocean cruises available in Rockport Harbor and Camden Harbor.
Great restaurants, marinas, shops, antiques, art galleries, ceramics, pottery, quilts, farms.
Sailing courses [2 wks min] available in Camden.
Photography, film courses, carpentry courses, concerts, Lobster festival, Union Fair.
Great artists, writers and photographers have lived in this Barn, dated from 1840.
Former owners include the famous philanthropist Mary Curtis Bok Zimbalist and the writer Lew Dietz.
The house and the 2 floor barn have been totally renovated and updated.
This 2nd fl studio offers truly the 'million dollar' view.The 1st floor also same view,addit. same size studio for addit. 2 people, separate entrance. Extremely charming and clean, shoes removal is required inside the premises.
Very safe area, private, great garden surrounding. Parking limited to one car per party.
Because of the access stairs, this studio might not be suitable for elderly. The other studio on the 1st floor of the Barn is more suitable for elderly, handicapped, larger than 5-people families, no stairs invol.
2 large beautiful apartments are avail a few feet away in the main house [The Community House]. Maximum summer rental capacity=14 people total. Off season long term rental available at a negotiated price.
We are musicians with long time ties to Rockport and to the artists and painters of that community
It belonged to a dear friend who did not have any children of his own. We bought the house since we enjoyed renting from him and allowed him to live there till the end of his life
It is a special place, very beautiful unique setting since the house is at the top of the sloped lawn, overlooking the lawn, garden, tall trees. The colors change all the time, there is not a day without a great scenery
Superb location on the Atlantic Coast, Mid-Coast Maine, close to The Rockport Harbor Bridge, The Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport College, Bay Chamber Concerts and seasonal concert series, The Curtis Children's Verper Chapel, Farnsworth Museum, The Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Camden Hills National Park, Acadia Park, Cadillac Mountain, Blue Hill, Bar Harbor and ferries to Nova Scotia. Dock and float available for house guests with sailboats[negotiated separately].
Golf: Public golf course on Rt 17 East, near Rockland.
Public tennis courts 10 min away, by car [Rt 90].
Ski: Camden Snow Bowl-toboggan is 15 min away by car.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event||Minimum Stay|
Jun 21 2014 - Sep 6 2014
|Cleaning||$65.00 + Tax|
|Notes||Summer/Fall 2014: 875-925$ for 2, addit guests extra, up to 4 guests. 8% Maine vacation rental tax up to 28 days.No surprise guests , visitors other than the renters.
long terms 6 months min stay $825- $950 monthly for 1- 2, avail Sept-May,1 month sec deposit req.,final cleaning fee 100$ or 25$/hr. No surprise guests allowed
Small children need supervision, lawn is not a playground. No pets.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.