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Featherbed Island House in DownEast Maine is perfect for:
--ARTISTS OF ALL TYPES
--WRITERS - it would be a grand space for a writing workshop
--BIRDERS - a true bird-watching paradise
--FAMILIES WITH YOUNG EXPLORERS
The property is salt waterfront on an estuary where the river greets the ocean, a prime spot to observe eagles and seals and all that nature has to offer.
-ROLLING LAWN SURROUNDED BY ACRES OF FOREST
-FLOWERS, APPLE TREES, BLUEBERRY AND RASPBERRY BUSHES
-GRASSY TIDAL AREA FOR WATER ACCESS
-SMALL FRESHWATER POND
-PRIVATE ISLAND - Featherbed Island - just offshore - one acre (more or less), uninhabited but a frequent stop for eagles and seals and other shorebirds.
Rumor has it that the pirate, Captain Black Sam Bellamy buried his treasure somewhere in proximity to this very property! (But please, no digging!).
The public spaces
|Sleeps a maximum of 6|
|Spacious great room with soaring ceilings|
|Music room/library with books and a closet full of games|
|Den/tv room with tv, dvd player and extensive dvd library|
The kitchen and pantry areas
|New appliances 2017|
|Kitchenaid mixer, citrus juicer, shave ice maker, blender, margarita maker|
|Dishes, glassware and serving pieces|
|Walk in pantry|
|Lobster pot and crackers|
The private spaces
|Three bedrooms - King, queen and twin beds|
|Pull out twin sofa in music room|
|Second floor full bath|
|First floor bath with shower and laundry|
|All linens and towels provided|
Bonus! The Private Island
At Featherbed Island House, we try to be gentle on the earth that we share with creatures large and small.
-- certified by the state of Maine DEP as a CERTIFIED ENVIRONMENTAL LEADER IN HOSPITALITY
-- certified by the National Wildlife Federation as a BACKYARD WILDLIFE HABITAT - a perfect spot for birders and all nature lovers.
-- located within a Machiasport significant critical habitat for shorebirds.
-- certified by the American Vacation Rental Owners Association (AVROA).
For the discerning traveler, we have a Tesla charging station.
During most seasons, our changeover day is SUNDAY.
All rates are subject to change until reservation in confirmed.
Rates do not include cleaning fees, pet fees (if pet friendly property) and Maine state lodging tax.