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Jean Scott

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Peaceful, Quiet, Relaxing. Great for winter or summer getaways!

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

York Harbor Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

This home offers charm, character and lots of room to escape and do your thing.

This home is situated on 20 acres of fabulous meadows, gardens and trees overlooking the York River where you can kayak, canoe, and fish. Rents Sunday to Sunday during peak-season July & Aug. (ck-in 4 pm; ck-out 11 am), some flexibility in the off-season.

The house offers a fully-furnished and applianced large country kitchen, a laundry area, 3.5 baths, a dining room, a family room, a grand living room with fireplace, a den with fireplace, a screened porch, a patio, and wraparound porch overlooking the York River.

Total of 6 bedrooms, beds can sleep 11 people.

2nd Floor: 3 bedrooms (1 queen bed, 2 double beds).

3rd Floor: 3 bedrooms (5 single/twin-size beds).

Winter rental also available (Oct. - May).

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Jean Scott (Property Manager)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About Jean Scott

This home is in the second generation of family caring for this historic property. Summers were spent here working the land, and enjoying the peaceful exploration of all that goes on at a farm. Most grew up in the city so it is described as a welcome contrast to their busy lives.

Why Jean Scott chose Southern Coast of Maine

For the change of pace in one's life. Writing, reading, walking, birds, butterflies, and peaceful quiet.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Spacious escape for your family.

Summer fun, fall foliage, skiing, rafting, hiking . . .

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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Boston, Mass. Logan Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
York Harbor Inn and Pub
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Ledges
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Amtrak, Wells Maine
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-95
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
York Harbor Inn and Pub
Nearest Ski
59 Miles
Sunday River
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
York Harbor Beach, Long Sands Beach, Short Sands B
Car: necessary

Ram's Head Farm, one of Maine's premier historical landmarks and recently renovated and offered to the public for the first time in over a century. This eloquent 12-room home was a working dairy farm in the 1900's and features panoramic water views of the York River. It lies nestled in 20 acres of rolling open meadows, forest, and mature gardens that are under easement protection and abut other conservation property. You will relax and enjoy the screened wraparound porch that overlooks the York River. You will also appreciate the outdoor patio with a fireplace, two ponds and attractive outbuildings that compliment the many unique attributes of this one-of-a-kind property. Old charm and character blend perfectly with the fully equipped modern kitchen, HDTV, internet/WiFi, and laundry area.

You can enjoy hiking Mt. Agamenticus (5miles away) or biking, paddeboard, and of course all of the York's spectacular beaches, York Harbor Beach, Long Sands Beach, Short Sands Beach, 10 minutes to Fort Foster Beach in Kittery Point, picnic areas, restaurants, shopping (outlets 10 min away) and spas. If you are a golfer there are a number of courses within a 15 to 20 minute drive, The Ledges and the Cape Neddick Golf Course are in York.

You are 15 minutes from Portsmouth, N.H., 1 hour to Boston, 45 minutes to Portlland, Maine. Live theatre in Portsmouth, many, many fine restaurants, and shopping.

Find some thrills in whale watching, or how about a cruise to the Isle of Shoals. You are never far from just about anything you might enjoy.

Most important is the escape and peace you will always remember at Ram's Head.

Contact us for your stay...

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Rates & Availability

York Harbor Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2016
Jun 19 2016 - Aug 27 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,000
 
 
Fall 2016
Aug 28 2016 - Nov 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $1,000
Tax Rate 9.0%

We do have long weekend rates. Please contact us for this information because it does vary depending on the availability. Pets will be considered at additional cost to the deposit, rate, and cleaning fee.

$500.00 reservation fee/security deposit applied to the total fee paid by check or money order only

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Amenities

York Harbor Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • River ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , Located on 1st floor.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located on 2nd floor.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Located on 2nd floor off of master bedroom.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Located on 3rd floor.
  • 1st Floor: toilet, sink. 2nd Floor: toilet, tub/shower, sinks. 2nd Floor: toilet, walk-in shower, sink off of master bedroom. 3rd Floor: toilet, walk-in shower, sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Located on 2nd floor.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Located on 2nd floor.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Located on 2nd floor.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , Located on 3rd floor.
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single , Located on 3rd floor.
    Bedroom 6 - 3 twin/ single , Located on 3rd floor.
  • 2nd Floor: 3 bedrooms (1 queen bed, 2 double beds). 3rd Floor: 3 bedrooms (5 single/twin-size beds).
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
This property is being freshened up and will be changing photos shortly. The existing spaces give you an idea of the layout. You will totally enjoy the relaxing atmosphere here at Ram's Head Farm in the spring when the gardens are blooming and the days stay longer, in the summer at the beaches, in the fall with our gorgeous foliage adventures and fall festivals.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

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