Knowles

The Cottage at the Birches

Fernald Point Road

Southwest Harbor, Fernald Point, Shorefront Access

$2700-$3600/wk

For Rent

Property Description:

This enchanting, turn-of-the-century "camp" with access down to a shoreline enjoys a long and rich summer history. Relax on the front porch of this summer cottage located on Fernald Point. Lovely views across the mouth of the harbor and towards the ocean and outer islands greet you from nearly every room. Filled with character and charm, this delightful home with its rustic feel is a great spot for your vacation! Just a short drive from Southwest Harbor's village center, and with golfing and hiking trails just down the road, this home is perfect for an active group, or those who simply want to relax on its stunning front deck.

FIRST FLOOR: Kitchen with pantry area. Glassed-in Dining Room with large picnic table. Large living area with wonderful brick fireplace and play loft, accessed by a ship's ladder. In the east wing: Bedroom with queen. Bedroom with twins. Half Bath. Bedroom with queen. Full Bath with shower only. In the west wing: Bedroom with queen, Dressing room that can serve as a nursery if necessary, Bedroom with king bed, which can be separated into twins, Full Bath with separate tub and shower.

OUTDOOR SPACES: Delightful, vine-covered deck with uncut cedar rails and wonderful views across the spacious lawn to the outer entrance to Southwest Harbor and ocean beyond.

EXTRAS: Access to dock and moorings by arrangement. Ask agent for details. Laundry services available to tenants for nominal fee. Interim cleaning provided free of charge for multi-week stays.
Location:
Southwest Harbor, Fernald Point
Bedrooms:
5
Baths:
2.5
Pets:
Considered
Max Occupancy:
9
Setting:
Shorefront Access
Security deposits, a booking fee of $15, and 9% Maine State Sales Tax are not included in rental rate. Pets are allowed only by special permission from the owner. Knowles Company rental agents represent the owners of rental properties and have a fiduciary duty to them. While every effort is made to ensure our listings are accurate and up to date, furnishings, prices and availability are subject to change without notice. We strongly recommend that tenants make a personal inspection of any property prior to signing all long term leases. Rental rates quoted reflect the discounted, cash price for each property. Payments must be in the form of a personal check, cashier's or certified check, wire transfer, or traveler's check. Tenant shall be responsible for the actual cost of any bank fees associated with transactions such as wire transfers, international checks and returned checks.

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Mt. Desert Island's second largest village, Southwest Harbor, features a charming Main Street with an appealing assortment of shops and restaurants. The neighboring village of Manset, which is along the southern shore of the harbor, tends to be rural in nature but features a number of excellent restaurants and boatyards, including Hinckley Yacht Yard and Morris Yachts, both of which boast an international reputation. If Bar Harbor is the 'gateway' to Acadia, Southwest Harbor is the gateway to Acadia's westside trails and attractions, including Seawall, Ship's Harbor, and Echo Lake, all between five and eight minutes from the village center.

Rates:

2019 Weekly Rates:
May - June 08: $2700
June 08 - July 01: $2880
July 01 - July 27: $3240
July 27 - August - Aug 31: $3600
Aug 31 - Sep 28: $2880
Sep 28 - Oct 26: $2700

Rates include the cost of normal departure cleaning.

Pets considered for an additional fee of $100 per pet, per week.

Availability last updated on: January 11, 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

The Cottage at the Birches
Fernald Point Road, Southwest Harbor, Fernald Point
Shorefront Access, For Rent

Property Description:

This enchanting, turn-of-the-century "camp" with access down to a shoreline enjoys a long and rich summer history. Relax on the front porch of this summer cottage located on Fernald Point. Lovely views across the mouth of the harbor and towards the ocean and outer islands greet you from nearly every room. Filled with character and charm, this delightful home with its rustic feel is a great spot for your vacation! Just a short drive from Southwest Harbor's village center, and with golfing and hiking trails just down the road, this home is perfect for an active group, or those who simply want to relax on its stunning front deck.

FIRST FLOOR: Kitchen with pantry area. Glassed-in Dining Room with large picnic table. Large living area with wonderful brick fireplace and play loft, accessed by a ship's ladder. In the east wing: Bedroom with queen. Bedroom with twins. Half Bath. Bedroom with queen. Full Bath with shower only. In the west wing: Bedroom with queen, Dressing room that can serve as a nursery if necessary, Bedroom with king bed, which can be separated into twins, Full Bath with separate tub and shower.

OUTDOOR SPACES: Delightful, vine-covered deck with uncut cedar rails and wonderful views across the spacious lawn to the outer entrance to Southwest Harbor and ocean beyond.

EXTRAS: Access to dock and moorings by arrangement. Ask agent for details. Laundry services available to tenants for nominal fee. Interim cleaning provided free of charge for multi-week stays.

Mt. Desert Island's second largest village, Southwest Harbor, features a charming Main Street with an appealing assortment of shops and restaurants. The neighboring village of Manset, which is along the southern shore of the harbor, tends to be rural in nature but features a number of excellent restaurants and boatyards, including Hinckley Yacht Yard and Morris Yachts, both of which boast an international reputation. If Bar Harbor is the 'gateway' to Acadia, Southwest Harbor is the gateway to Acadia's westside trails and attractions, including Seawall, Ship's Harbor, and Echo Lake, all between five and eight minutes from the village center.

2019 Weekly Rates:
May - June 08: $2700
June 08 - July 01: $2880
July 01 - July 27: $3240
July 27 - August - Aug 31: $3600
Aug 31 - Sep 28: $2880
Sep 28 - Oct 26: $2700

Rates include the cost of normal departure cleaning.

Pets considered for an additional fee of $100 per pet, per week.

Availability last updated on: January 11, 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: Southwest Harbor, Fernald Point
Bedrooms: 5
Baths: 2.5
Pets: Considered
Max Occupancy: 9
Setting: Shorefront Access
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