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“Perfect In Every Way”
Facing south: Bar Harbor shoreline, Acadia Nat'l Park mountains, North Atlantic
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Facing south: Bar Harbor shoreline, Acadia Nat'l Park mountains, North Atlantic
Oceanfront - Hulls Cove
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Facing south: Bar Harbor shoreline, Acadia Nat'l Park mountains, North Atlantic
Oceanfront - Hulls Cove
Brick patio, seats 24. Upper right: decks from 2nd-story bedrooms.
270-degree panoramic view of Atlantic
Ocean breezes from North Atlantic. 1 mile to Acadia National Park main entrance.
Moonrise over ocean.
Sunrise from backyard. Lobster boat awaiting.
Hulls Cove. Backyard - oceanfrontage - dusk
Second bedroom on 2nd floor. French door to 2nd story oceanview deck.
South side of house. Four outdoor eating areas, seating 4 + 8 + 8 + 4 = 24.
Ocean-facing patio deck, LL Bean furniture and cushions. Two outdoors grills.
subject property facing ocean, at dusk
kayaking from subject property -- comparatively easy, safer. Anytime on a whim.
Ocean beach deck. Pink granite steps, railing, floodlit from overhead trees.
Ocean deck, at foot of backyard. Dining table and seating. Illuminated at night.
Dulcet.
Bose stereo. Duncan Pfeiff furn. Table converts, seats 6, adjoins dining room, 8
Living room.
Living room. At rear of room, English coaching prints above antique desk.
Living room. Brick patio to the right, and Atlantic ocean beyond.
Living room. Dining room to near left. 3 French doors, brick patio, to near left
Living room. Brick patio to left, Atlantic Ocean beyond.
Two French doors to brick patio, a third French door in adjoining dining room.
Living room. Three french doors open to brick patio, Atlantic Ocean beyond.
Foyer to living room to brick patio to backyard above the ocean
Dining room / living room / patio.
Dining room. Stobart prints in background. 200-yr English prints to right.
Dining room. Collectors' antique English prints.
Kitchen. Vaulted ceiling, 3 skylights, 2 picture windows, French door to deck.
Dining on kitchen deck.
Kitchen      inside and outside dining. Seating 10 - 12.
Library. English club motif: British racing green, scarlet oriental rug.
Library
Drapes are Maine flags. Collectors' antique hunting prints.
Art: Lady Butler print, English coaching. Cannon ball, War of 1812.
Library. Antique brass wall sconces from Astor mansion, Bellevue, Newport, RI.
Library   fireplace.
Maine Room. Hudson Bay blankets. Surround sound TV and stereo. Oceanview.
Taxidermied predators of Northern Maine, saved from intended disposal.
Master bedroom. Imported linens. Ocean-view deck. King bed.
Master bedroom - oceanview deck - imported Italian linens - orientals
Master bedroom. 2nd-story deck, ocean below.
Master bedroom. 2nd-story ocean deck to left.
Master bedroom - oceanview deck, 2nd story.
Oceanview 2nd-story deck, from Master Bedroom. Views of harbor, North Atlantic.
Master bedroom - bath. Whirlpool bathtub. (All bedrooms have own bathroom).
Master bedroom bath. Each bedroom has private bath.
Second bedroom on second floor. French door to deck
Second bedroom on 2nd floor.
Second bedroom on 2nd floor. French door to 2nd story oceanview deck.
Second bedroom on second floor. Persian oriental rugs. French door to deck.
Second bedroom on 2nd floor. French door to 2nd story oceanview deck.
Second bedroom on 2nd floor. French door to 2nd story oceanview deck.
Ocean view from house - sunrise
Entrance to property, from private and posted road serving peninsula community.
ponds along driveway, including residents
chain of ponds descending driveway
Ducks in a row
front yard
Ostrich ferns, rhododendrons. Crushed pink granite stones, Rockefeller property.
Front yard - rhododendrons
front yard
guest houses
from side of house - looking toward the Bar Harbor Yacht Club - Fall
Triumph TR6 available to some guests under some circumstances
Triumph TR6 available to some guests under some circumstances
Triumph TR6 available to some guests under some circumstances
photographed in the backyard of the Hulls Cove property above the ocean beach
other guests
pet - waiting for lunch to be served
pet
Downy woodpeckers - mother feeding
winter guests
Acadia National Park's carriage roads -- photo taken 1 mile from house
Acadia National Park's carriage roads -- photo taken 1 mile from house
Acadia National Park's car-free carriage roads -- photo taken 1 mile from house
Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park
Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park
Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park after a winter storm
Acadia National Park
Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park
Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park
Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park - from Cadillac Mountain
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4 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, Maine

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Ogslpash
Gerringong, Australia
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“Perfect In Every Way”
Reviewed 25 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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I last visited Bar Harbor 27 years ago and wanted to show my partner what I remembered as a beautiful part of the world. We were limited on when we could visit by a conference I was attending so I was prepared for a fairly quiet time given how far out of season we were.
Bar Harbor had been through a fairly brutal winter and we booked for mid-March hoping there would be some snow around but in fact, it was still snowing when we arrived. We were a long way out of season and we were lucky that the owner was prepared to lease the house for the period.
John, the owner had gone to a lot of trouble to make sure we would enjoy our stay, and enjoy it we did...so much so we plan to return for a Fall visit in the next couple of years.
The house is large and extremely comfortable. The setting is idyllic - on the foreshore, away from crowds, among the forest with a multitude of animals who regularly visit. The owner cares about the local wildlife and so provided us with the appropriate foods to provide the animals who were having a hard time with the three foot of snow still on the ground.
We both loved Bar Harbor - even out of season (or maybe because it was out of season and we weren't having to deal with crowds). The house is excellent. The owner is welcoming and tries hard to ensure you enjoy your stay. The animals (Wild Deer, Squirrels, Ducks, etc) were the icing on the cake of a great stay. A stay we will remember fondly.
Bar Harbor out of season was a great stay.

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Liked least: Absolutely nothing.
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