Overlooking picturesque Bartlett's Harbor, this secluded property, set
among spruce trees, wildflowers, and rocky ledges, includes a small
house plus an "in-law cabin." It offers two parties privacy but close
proximity: a lawn separates the two buildings by 50'. Access to two
beaches (rocky and pebble) and the pier, along a dirt road, is a
The Barnacle proper has 3 small bedrooms plus a loft under the eaves
(6.5' standing room in center of loft), living/dining area with
wood-burning stove, small kitchen (gas stove, microwave, coffeemaker,
but no dishwasher), bathroom, and deck. The "in-law cabin" is a
one-room efficiency, with a comfy double bed, kitchen area, bathroom.
and washer-dryer. Both have great views, especially of the sunsets
over the Camden Hills.
My elderly parents, Fred and Sue Allen, own the Barnacle, and I manage the rentals. They live in California, near UCLA. My dad's family has owned property on Barlett's Harbor since 1914, and they both continue to fly east each summer. Since I live closer, in NJ, tenants can contact me easily. I am a piano teacher. My husband and I have a teen-age son, 2 dogs and 2 cats.
Katherine Allen Roth purchased this cottage in 1960
My grandfather was a sculptor, and he was part of an artists' colony on Bartlett's Harbor.
Top Thing to do in City:
* Sailing,rowing, beachcombing.
* Ride bikes or walk along country roads.
* Visit the Sat AM Farmers' Mkt.
* Eat lobster.
* Enjoy the view & sunsets.
Top Thing to do in Budget:
* bike riding.
* swimming in harbor.
* pick wildflowers & wild raspberries.
* hike to and picnic at Ames Knob.
* Read, sketch, relax in the quiet.
Top Thing to do in Family:
* all of the above.....
painting /drawing /photos(Bartlett's Hbr was a former artists' colony)
swimming (water is cold)
collecting mussels, crabs
|Refundable damage deposit||$250|
Nightly Rate: $350-430 / Weekly Rate: $2500 to $3000
Check-out time is 8:00 AM on Saturday. Sorry it's so early! the housekeeper needs a full day between tenants.
$1750 per week June to Aug 1
$2000 per week Aug 1-15
$1750 per week Aug 16- September 10
plus Maine state 7% tax
plus housekeeping/utility fee of $150 per rental.
Contact owner regarding shorter stays, pro-rata