Spectacular vista, complete privacy
Max Occ: 8
Location: Seal Harbor
Bedrooms: 6
Setting: Water View
Bathrooms: 5
Pets: Not Permitted

Property Description:

Located high up on Ox Hll on the southern coast of Mount Desert Island stands Cliffhanger, a substantial summer residence, built in 1928. Originally a hunting lodge known for its dueling fireplaces in the main living area, this gracious retreat boasts cut granite, slate roof and stone landscaped terraces that blend beautifully with the natural rock ledges and evergreen trees. Seal Harbor's village center is just down the hill with its public beach, private clubs and Acadia National Park's Stanley Brook entrance.

FIRST FLOOR: South Wing: Small entrance hall with staircase and coat closet; hall to two bedrooms. Primary Bedroom with King bed. Second Bedroom with set of Twins and fabulous ocean views. Shared bath with combined tub/shower. Open beamed formal living room with multiple sitting areas; ocean views and not one, but two fireplaces to enjoy. Dining room with table to seat eight. Walk through butlers pantry with extra dishwasher and wine chiller. North Wing: Combined Kitchen and living area. Kitchen with marble countertops and high end stainless appliances; breakfast bar with seating for four. Family room furnished with flat screen television; sitting area with fireplace and breakfast nook with ocean views. Full bathroom with shower. Service hall to laundry room; a mud room; staircase and door to back terrace.

SECOND FLOOR: Two bedrooms at southern end of house. Bedroom with King bed. Bedroom with set of Twins and ocean views. Shared bathroom with combined tub/shower. The northern end of the house holds a large "bunk room" with four twin over twin trundle beds and bathroom with low celling shower. Please note: a person 5'4" or under will most comfortably fit in this walk-in tiled shower.

OUTDOOR SPACES: Expanded covered and furnished granite terrace with extended westerly views of the harbor, bay and islands. Jacuzzi! Stainless Propane Grill. Gardens.

EXTRAS: Interim housekeeping services provided.
Hot TubPropane Grill
DishwasherDryerWasherTVWi-FiFirst Floor BedroomFireplace/Woodstove

About this area:

The village of Seal Harbor has many attributes, including proximity to Northeast and Bar Harbor, a lovely hillside overlooking the quiet harbor and a well-protected public beach. The community abuts Acadia National Park, a significant portion of which was donated by Seal Harbor resident John D. Rockefeller. The Park Loop Road, the Wildwood Riding Stables, historic Jordan Pond House, and the many carriage roads around Day Mountain, Little Long Pond, the Bubbles, and Jordan Pond, are all easily accessible from the village.

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Rents Saturday to Saturday
2023 Weekly Rates, not yet confirmed for upcoming season:
June: $13,500
July: $14,000
August: $14,000
September: $11,000
Two-week minimum stay required.

Rate does not include the cost of departure cleaning.

This house follows a Standard Cancelation Policy: No refund unless house is re-booked. Commission and booking fee are non-refundable. Ask Agent for details.

Availability last updated on: September 24, 2023

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