Knowles

Grasslands

Indian Head Road

Northeast Harbor, Shorefront

$62,500-$65,600/mo

For Rent

Property Description:

CLICK ON THE MAIN PHOTO ABOVE TO SEE ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

Poised at the entrance to Somes Sound, this gracious summer cottage has seen many recent updates and renovations. The cottage was designed by Fred Savage in 1885 and will surely delight your family and guests. Breathtaking views, glorious sunsets, and a lovely deck and covered porch from which to enjoy it all. Northeast Harbor's village activities are nearby!

FIRST FLOOR: Large entrance hall with sitting area. Living Room with two sitting areas, wood burning fireplace, wide screen TV and direct access to the large deck and lovely covered porch overlooking water. Sitting Room with fireplace and views of the mountains and Somes Sound. Formal Dining Room that seats 12 comfortably. Small Breakfast Room with expandable table that seats four to eight. Large eat-in Kitchen with Viking 6 burner gas stove, 2 dishwashers, ice maker, a large granite island and prep area with counter seating for four. Pantry and Laundry Room. Playroom. Master Bedroom with California king size bed, fireplace, lovely view and access to outside. Private Full Bath with tub and shower.

SECOND FLOOR: Bedroom with California King bed, water view, and private Full Bath with separate tub and shower. Bedroom with Queen bed adjoins Full Bath with shower stall in hall. Bedroom with Twin beds and, accessed from this bedroom is a small Bedroom with Twin bed. Full Bath with separate tub and shower. Bedroom with Queen bed, private Full Bath with combined tub and shower. Accessed from this bedroom is another Bedroom with trundle bed.

THIRD FLOOR: Three bedrooms, two with Twin beds, one with Twin bed. Shared bath with shower. Please note that this floor does not have a second egress.

OUTDOOR SPACES: Covered porch and open deck offers timeless views of Somes Sound. Colorful flower planters and borders, spacious lawn on one acre property offering privacy to enjoy. Parking for 4+ vehicles.

NOTE: Although water views and yard area are outstanding with this home, shore access is limited. Please ask agent for details.
Location:
Northeast Harbor
Bedrooms:
8
Baths:
6
Pets:
Not permitted
Max Occupancy:
12
Setting:
Shorefront
The Knowles Company rental agents represent the owners of rental properties and have a fiduciary duty to them. Security deposits, a booking fee of $25, and 9% Maine State Sales Tax are not included in rental rate. Pet friendly homes accept pets by special permission only, so inform your Rental Agent if you intend to bring a pet. While every effort is made to provide accurate information, furnishings, rates and availability are subject to change without notice. Please refer to our Tenants Services (in the About Us section of this website) for complete information regarding payment options, restrictions, and cancelation policies.

Ratings and Reviews

Grasslands
by Jerald F. I. on Sep 12, 2019

Great house for our big family Children and grandchildren Magnificent location / setting


3-generation family vacation
by Deborah and David D. on Sep 22, 2018

We have stayed in many rental properties on MDI over the years; all of them memorable, most of them idyllic. Grasslands retires the trophy though: by far the best location, best views, best logistical set-up for our clan of eleven (6 adults, 3 little boys, 2 babies). The kitchen is both generous and modern: two sinks! two dishwashers! two fridges! while retaining its old-fashioned charm; great layout of bedrooms and baths, fabulous wraparound deck, great lawn for the kids to run and play games on. Flower beds and deck planters could win awards at the state fair. We also loved the details of the owner's family life lived here over the years: books and photographs, a real sense of tradition of Maine summers.


Northeast Harbor has the advantage of being quite close to Acadia National Park's Stanley Brook entrance, not to mention the appeal of the grand, historic summer cottage estates, some of which date to the turn of the century. Northeast Harbor offers high end shopping plus some dining opportunities and boasts an active library, community center, public tennis courts and golf course, and a premier marina.

Rates:

2019 Monthly Rates:
May $6500 (weekly)
June $7500 (weekly)
July : $62,500
August: $65,600
September $7500 (weekly)
October $6500 (weekly)

Rate does not include the cost of departure cleaning.

Availability last updated on: October 10, 2019

Availability:
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Availability is not guaranteed until confirmed by homeowner. Please contact a Rental Agent for more information.

Internet

TV - cable or satellite

DVD player

Washer

Dryer

Propane Grill

Charcoal Grill

Microwave

Air Conditioning

Fireplace/Woodstove

Pool

Kayak/Canoe

Hot Tub

Grasslands
Indian Head Road, Northeast Harbor
Shorefront, For Rent

Property Description:

CLICK ON THE MAIN PHOTO ABOVE TO SEE ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

Poised at the entrance to Somes Sound, this gracious summer cottage has seen many recent updates and renovations. The cottage was designed by Fred Savage in 1885 and will surely delight your family and guests. Breathtaking views, glorious sunsets, and a lovely deck and covered porch from which to enjoy it all. Northeast Harbor's village activities are nearby!

FIRST FLOOR: Large entrance hall with sitting area. Living Room with two sitting areas, wood burning fireplace, wide screen TV and direct access to the large deck and lovely covered porch overlooking water. Sitting Room with fireplace and views of the mountains and Somes Sound. Formal Dining Room that seats 12 comfortably. Small Breakfast Room with expandable table that seats four to eight. Large eat-in Kitchen with Viking 6 burner gas stove, 2 dishwashers, ice maker, a large granite island and prep area with counter seating for four. Pantry and Laundry Room. Playroom. Master Bedroom with California king size bed, fireplace, lovely view and access to outside. Private Full Bath with tub and shower.

SECOND FLOOR: Bedroom with California King bed, water view, and private Full Bath with separate tub and shower. Bedroom with Queen bed adjoins Full Bath with shower stall in hall. Bedroom with Twin beds and, accessed from this bedroom is a small Bedroom with Twin bed. Full Bath with separate tub and shower. Bedroom with Queen bed, private Full Bath with combined tub and shower. Accessed from this bedroom is another Bedroom with trundle bed.

THIRD FLOOR: Three bedrooms, two with Twin beds, one with Twin bed. Shared bath with shower. Please note that this floor does not have a second egress.

OUTDOOR SPACES: Covered porch and open deck offers timeless views of Somes Sound. Colorful flower planters and borders, spacious lawn on one acre property offering privacy to enjoy. Parking for 4+ vehicles.

NOTE: Although water views and yard area are outstanding with this home, shore access is limited. Please ask agent for details.

Northeast Harbor has the advantage of being quite close to Acadia National Park's Stanley Brook entrance, not to mention the appeal of the grand, historic summer cottage estates, some of which date to the turn of the century. Northeast Harbor offers high end shopping plus some dining opportunities and boasts an active library, community center, public tennis courts and golf course, and a premier marina.

2019 Monthly Rates:
May $6500 (weekly)
June $7500 (weekly)
July : $62,500
August: $65,600
September $7500 (weekly)
October $6500 (weekly)

Rate does not include the cost of departure cleaning.

Availability last updated on: October 10, 2019

Internet

TV - cable or satellite

DVD player

Washer

Dryer

Propane Grill

Charcoal Grill

Microwave

Air Conditioning

Fireplace/Woodstove

Pool

Kayak/Canoe

Hot Tub

Location: Northeast Harbor
Bedrooms: 8
Baths: 6
Pets: Not permitted
Max Occupancy: 12
Setting: Shorefront

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