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Rich Malconian

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

Unsurpassed Luxury, In Town With Water Views

23 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Kennebunkport House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bed Rooms with Baths En Suite, Central Air, 5 Baths, 2 Half Bath, Sleeps 8

Stunning Historic Home with an ideal In Town location and Water Views. The Ivory Goodwin House c. 1809 represents the best of both worlds. State of the art modern amenities in a masterful, museum quality renovation and addition. Featured in the Kennebunkport Fine Living Festival and Kennebunkport Historical Society Garden Tour.

Perfect location for that special gathering of family and friends. Ideal 'Home Base' for the Bride or Groom's family. Create memories during Christmas Prelude or those 'Big Chill' reunions with best friends.

There are 4 Bedrooms, with new high end marble bathrooms en suite. There are a total of 5 Baths and 2 half Baths.

In addition there is the Captain's Hideaway Loft and Balcony with panoramic harbor views. Pull out sofa bed, half bath, mini frig and office set up.

The bedrooms are beautifully appointed with antiques, Stark Carpeting and Raplh Lauren Fabrics. Two bedrooms have gas fireplaces. Some have water views. The Master Bedroom has an incredible spa like bathroom with a seamless glass shower room including air jet soaking tub, rain fall shower heads and other high end fixtures.

Amenities include Central Air Conditioning, In House Music System, Flat Screen TV in all Bedrooms and the Great Room, WIFI and 4 Fire Places (3 gas/1 wood burning)

The home has incredible public space for your enjoyment and entertaining. The Living Room is spacious with a wood burning fireplace and wet bar. The Dining Room has a gas fireplace and exquisite tiger maple dining table that seats 10. There is a fully equipped Kitchen. The large Great Room has stunning architectural detail with sumptuous furniture, flat screen TV and music system. French doors lead to a granite terrace.

The Grounds are nothing short of incredible. Manicured and styled in the tradition of Williamsburg, with lilac topiaries, rose bushes and boxwood hedges. The stone patio and terrace is a work of art and a wonderful spot to relax and entertain. To top it off, the horse and carriage go by.

Located in the Historic District of Kennebunkport surrounded by Ship Captain's Homes. The home is 1 block from Ocean Avenue and the Village Green, a 5 minute walk from Dock Square and a short walk to Colony Beach.

The original house is in the Greek Revival Style c.1809. The Ivory Goodwin House (as it is known) was named after it's original owner Ivory Goodwin. Goodwin was a master ship building craftsman and captain of the ferries to the islands off Cape Porpoise.

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Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Rich Malconian (Owner)
Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

What makes this house unique

The home is very unique and NOT a typical rental property. The house has been painstakingly restored with a new architecturally sensitive addition. The result combines the best of old world charm and state of the art modern amenities. Every convenience and comfort has been taken into account. The physical location is

incredible. Literally walk to everything. You constantly are aware of the water and the nautical history and heritage of the Kennebunkport.

There are wonderful dining options, art galleries and shops within a 5 minute walk. The property is beautiful inside and out. The Williamsburg style grounds and landscaping are exquisite and represent a very unique feature of the property. Whether it's Spring, Summer, Fall or during Christmas Prelude the inside and outside of the house complement each other in a very unique and special way.

Reviews

5
based on 23 traveler reviews

Unsurpassed Luxury, In Town With Water Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews
5

Amazing Week at an amazing house!

  • 5 of 5

It is a beautifully maintained home in the best location in Kennebunkport. We stayed for over a week and they are the nicest owners ever. We were there for my brother's wedding and the house could not be more perfect. We had a dinner party there and they have everything you need. The owners carried our luggage in - they truly go above and beyond! we had the best time and the house was amazing. I would certainly rent this again! Thank you Rich and Steve!!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A wonderful Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We have just had an amazing holiday in this very beautiful home! It is difficult to describe this special property but the owner Rich has incredible taste, the rooms are just picture perfect and so confortable, everything has been well thought of. The photos do not even do justice to this home. It is an Architectural Digest house so rarely found in the rental market! As mentionned by other guests Rich has thought of everything to make your stay the most enjoyable and more! The master bedroom is huge, the large TV screen is awsome and the bathroom beautiful. All bedrooms so remarkable and lovely! The reception rooms on the first floor are unique and cozy. A well equipped kitchen with a central island, very modern. The 3rd floor has a unique den, a balcony with view of the ocean! You can easily walk to the center of Kennebunk or just enjoy the gorgeous grounds in quiet surroundings. There are permits to park your car at the beach. Nothing has been forgotten by the owner to enjoy a unique vacation! We are already planning our return for next summer and we highly recommend this property. Thank you so much to an amazing host who has given us great memories of summer 2015!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Just returned home from a glorious week at this magnificent home, perfectly located walking distance from the town of Kennebunkport, but insulated from the touristy hubbub of the main village in the summer. As mentioned in other posts, this home is meticulous in every way...beautifully landscaped and manicured, impeccably decorated, and appointed to very high standards, from the appliances to the flat screen TVs to the luxurious bathrooms. We slept 6 very comfortably, with two couples and two grown children each having their own room. The third story den "perch" is magnificent, with views extending out over the marina and to the ocean beyond. Rich has thought of pretty much everything, and he's a lovely host who projects true care for the happiness of this guests.

I'm sure my whole family would agree that we can recommend this 'home away from home' without hesitation. We will be back!

Joe Kessler

New York, NY

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect family vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Magnificent home with incredible attention to detail and comfort! We just spent a week in this wonderful home; we are a family of six plus our new grand daughter. We were all incredibly comfortable and enjoyed our time together as well as our privacy. Due to the baby, we ate most of our meals at home. The kitchen was amazing and very well equipped. We either ate in the spacious dining room or the beautiful patio. Both were uplifting and very conducive to having a good time! We also congregated very comfortably in the kitchen for more informal meals. The linens and towels were luxurious and we all enjoyed a comfortable night after very active, full days. Many thanks to the owner for a memorable vacation. We will definitely return!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Elegant home, perfect host

  • 5 of 5

My husband says I'm easily pleased with the best of everything, and I was easily pleased with this house. Our guests remarked that everywhere you looked was something pleasing to the eye. My sister commented that it made her depressed about her own normally beloved house, in comparison. I echo all the accolades in the reviews below. This is an absolutely beautiful home, elegantly furnished, yet completely comfortable. The grace, style, class and warm hospitality of the homeowners is everywhere in evidence. We loved it.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Superb in every way!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home. This was a wonderful stay for our family of six, some from NE, TX, & NYC. Plenty of room for 8. Owners provided every amenity. Furnishings and decor are marvelous. You will love it!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Portland, Maine
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Dock Square
Nearest Ferry
26 Miles
Portland, Maine
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Cape Arundel Golf Course
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Wells, Maine
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
I-95, Maine Turnpike
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Dock Square
Nearest Ski
70 Miles
Sunday River
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Colony Beach, Kennebunkport
Car: recommended

Marinas, The Jetty and Colony Beach are located a short stroll along Ocean Avenue. The Village Green, Fishing Charters, Schooner Ship Cruises, Power Boat and Kayak Rentals, Dining, Shopping, Art Galleries and of course the Horse and Carriage Rides are 2 blocks from the house.

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Rates & Availability

Kennebunkport House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
Apr 30 2016 - Jun 17 2016
7 night minimum stay
$6,500
 
 
Summer
Jun 18 2016 - Sep 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
$8,400
 
 
Fall
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Winter
Jan 1 2017 - Apr 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$8,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Payment Schedule:
50% Non Refundable Deposit Due at Signing of Rental Agreement.
50 % Remaining Deposit Due 60 Days Prior to Arrival.

Housekeeping Fee: $ 400.00

State of Maine Hospitality Tax: 9%

50% Due Upon Signing of the Rental Agreement.
50% Due 60 Days Prior to arrival.

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Amenities

Kennebunkport House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3900 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort ...
  • River ...
  • Town ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master Suite Spa Setting, Two Water Fall Shower Heads
  • Bathrooms are en suite with their corresponding bedrooms. -All bathrooms are brand new, marble tiled and elegant. -Each bathroom is unique in design with a variety of luxury appointments such as....Marble tile, Water Works fixtures, Seamless Glass Shower Stalls, Hans Grohe shower heads and faucets. Luxurious white, spa like turkish towels. Unlimited hot water capacity.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Harbor and Marina Views, Gas Fireplace, Flat Screen TV
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Views of Sea Captain' Homes, Gas Fireplace, Flat Screen TV
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Spa Bath, Harbor and Marina Views, Flat Screen TV
    Captains Hideaway Loft - Panoramic Water Views, Balcony, Half Bath, Office Set Up
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Lower Level Suite,Queen Murphy bed 60' flat screen, sofas
  • All Bedrooms have Central Air-Conditioning and Marble Baths En Suite. The Master Suite, Second Bedroom and Captain's Hideaway Loft have water views. Two of the bedrooms have gas fireplaces. Bed Rooms are charming and filled with architectural detail and charm. Each is luxuriously appointed with antiques, Stark Carpeting, Ralph Lauren and designer fabrics on furniture and bedding. Historic Greek Revival Style mill work detail in each room. All Bedrooms have shutters or room darkening shades. Each bedroom has a flat screen Samsung or Sony TV. Stearns and Foster deep pocket mattresses. High thread count sheets. Pillows and comforters from Cuddletown of Maine.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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