This beautifully maintained 1885 shingled cottage, designed by architect Fred Savage, is situated at the entrance to scenic Somes Sound offering ocean and mountain views. The 1 acre property is secluded and quiet except for the sound of an occasional luffing sail or early morning lobster boat. It is an easy walk or bike ride to nearby village and abundant local activities, and a few miles from the trails and sights of spectacular Acadia National Park. The house has many recent enhancements and fresh décor throughout.
First floor- covered front porch; sitting room with decorative fireplace and ocean views; living room with wood-burning fireplace and two sitting areas also with water views. French doors open to a spacious deck with seating for a large group, the perfect place to enjoy brilliant sunsets. The formal dining room seats 12; also there is a breakfast room, and large modern eat-in kitchen with Viking 6 burner range, 2 dishwashers, ice maker, refrigerator, counter seating, and a back door to covered porch. Adjoining is a laundry with front loading washer and dryer, second refrigerator, and a playroom/office with outside door. The first floor master bedroom suite faces the ocean and includes king-sized bed, multiple closets, a door leading to the garden, and a bath with tub and stall showers.
Second floor- a bedroom with a kind bed and adjoining bath with large tub and stall shower overlooks Somes Sound. A second bedroom with queen bed is next to a hall bath with stall shower. The third bedroom with king bed shares a bath (tub shower) with a small cheerful room with a trundle bed. The 4th bedroom with two twin beds also contains a smaller room with twin bed, and they share a bath with large tub and stall shower.
Parking for at least 4 cars.
Colorful flower beds, window boxes, and perennial boarders enhance the lawn area.
July and August monthly rentals only.