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Laura

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

Pemaquid-Oceanfront-Views of Monhegan Island on 12 private acres-Sleeps 8-10

3 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Chamberlain House Rental Photos and Description

Cottage: 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8-10

Come experience, and be mesmerized by the crashing surf, beauty, and history of the Pemaquid Point Peninsula.

'Ledgewood Cottage' sits on 12 private oceanfront acres and is the only property on Long Cove Point.

The cottage has a sunny, open floor plan which provides a great place to relax and enjoy the gorgeous views, listen to the crashing surf, or watch the lobster boats and seagulls float by. Enjoy the the upper deck, or lower screened-in porch, both with commanding ocean views.

Enjoy total relaxation sitting on the granite cliffs with your favorite book or paint brush and canvas, not to mention your camera so you can capture the beauty of the coastline of Maine.

The cottage is a great place for a family reunion or group of friends, and sleeps 8-10 comfortably in 4 bedrooms.

There is a large open living area which expands into the spacious kitchen with a large island to gather around for casual meals, or enjoy eating in the large dining area, both with great views!

On the lower level there is another gathering room, bedroom (with Queen bedroom) and full bath which is very private from the main living area.

Pemaquid Point, with its dramatic streaks of granite, shaped by thousands of years of glacial movement offers what few other coastal locations in Maine have, the incredible 'drama' of magnificent rock formations which lend themselves to the sea.

The name 'Pemaquid' Is said to have its origins in the Abenaki Indian word for 'Situated Far Out'. Immigrants from Bristol, England established a settlement in Pemaquid in 1631.

Today, many of the historic sites still exist for you to experience.

Today, Pemaquid is an active center for the traditional trades of Lobstering, fishing, and clamming. Mussels, and Oysters are cultivated in the Damariscotta River, and are some of the best in the world.

Enjoy the beaches, wonderful restaurants, including lobster pounds, funky road side seashacks, and sit down meals all nearby, and many boating excursions which will allow you to experience the breathtaking coast.

Visit the magnificent Monhegan Island, rich with its artistic history of many great American painters, most notebly the Wyeth Family (NC, Andrew and Jamie) and see painters of today and tomorrow working. Explore the coastline with its breathtaking views which will last a lifetime. (Daily access by several boat excursions)

Many other boat excursions include nature cruises, puffin cruises, whale watching and fishing.

The nearby villages of Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta, Wiscasset, to name just a few, offer wonderful site seeing, restaurants and activites for every age.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Laura (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 3 traveler reviews

Pemaquid-Oceanfront-Views of Monhegan Island on 12 private acres-Sleeps 8-10
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

What a house for a family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This was our very first time staying at Ledgewood Cottage and I have to say our family is hooked! We have been coming to the area for over 30 years with my parents and have always camped. My parents are now getting up there in age and we are finding that camping even in RV's is becoming difficult so this year we opted to all rent a house we could all be together at! This house was just what the Doctor ordered as my Mom fell immediately in love with the house itself, but to be able to see and smell the ocean from the kitchen, dining and living room was wonderful! There were 10 of us all ranging from the age 70+ to the age of 1 and there was plenty of room for all and so much for everyone to do at the house and in the area! It was so much fun to be able to go down on the rocks and just relax with the sounds of the ocean. We have all decided this will be our new annual family trip... Can't wait until next July! Thank you for letting us share your beautiful home!!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New York
5

Beautiful views, private, relaxing and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place to relax and get away from it all. The setting is very private and the views are fabulous! The photos do not capture the wonderful view from the kitchen/dining and living rooms. The sound of the ocean can be heard from every room in the house. The living areas were spacious and the house was very clean and well maintained. The kitchen and outdoor gas grill made it easy to make wonderful meals and enjoy the view at the same time. We especially enjoyed climbing on the rocks and watching the various birds, boats as well as the crashing waves. We had fabulous weather-- even the one storm was amazing to watch from the living room. Boat trips to Monhegan Island and to watch the puffins, as well as a day sail were easy from here. We really want to come back again! Thank you for sharing your special home!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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fairfax, VA
5

Fabulous ocean views from living room and kitchen !

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the fantastic ocean views from the living room and kitchen !! The home is very private, and we enjoyed watching the boats, birds, and the crashing surf. There is a path from the house down to the rocks from where the views are breath taking. There is a booklet with information about things to do in the area. The binoculars and Wifi were a nice touch. There are not too many channels on TV, but there were many games and jigsaw puzzles that we played.

Had a fun trip to the top of the Pemaquid lighthouse, Pemaquid beach, Boothbay railway village and botanical gardens during this stay. Pictures don't do this house justice, and we would love to return. Thank you Laura. We had a wonderful vacation !

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Portland
Car: necessary

Rare opportunity to enjoy and explore 12 private oceanfront acres in Pemaquid Point. Ledgewood Cottage is sited directly on the ocean overlooking the glorious crashing surf and the magical Monhegan Island on Long Cove.

Enjoy sitting on the granite rocks and be mesmerized by the waves, views and boats going by.

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Rates & Availability

Chamberlain House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall 2016
Sep 17 2016 - Oct 29 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,250
 
 
Summer 2017
May 27 2017 - Sep 15 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,650
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Cancellation Policy: A 35 day notice is required for a full refund, "Less" reservation deposit. If under 35 days, no refund will be given unless the same week(s) can be re-booked. Sorry for any inconvenience.

A 300.00 reservation deposit is required to hold and guarantee your booking. This will turn into your security deposit upon arrival and be returned approximately 2 weeks after your departure date, assuming no damage or excessive cleaning required.
The rental fee is broken up into 2 payments for a 1 week visit and 3 payments for a 2 week visit. (Due a bit closer to the time of arrival date).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Chamberlain House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Newly remodeled bathroom on main level
    Bathroom 2 - Newly remodeled bathroom on lower level
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bunk Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Trundle bed in game room on 2nd floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 2 twin beds on second floor
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main floor
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Main floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Lower level
  • *Oueen bed, and 2 twin beds in separate bedrooms on main level. *Queen bed on lower level. *2 twins on second level *1 trundle bed on second level in game room which can sleep 1-2 children.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
'Ledgewood' has been completely remodeled in 2013-2014. There are 2 new bathrooms, lovely furniture and a new kitchen. Enjoy this lovely home set on 12 private acres with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean from almost every window! A large eat in screened porch and deck are perfect for relaxing and getting away from it all!

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