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4 Bedroom Classic Cape in Blue Hill, ME for Academic Year rental

Blue Hill, Maine, United States

Listing #132633


House | Entire Home
Rates from USD $1800 | Monthly
Last Updated 23 days ago

About

Comfortable 4 BR/3 Bath house centrally located in Blue Hill. Eat-in country kitchen with gas range and wood stove, Living Room, Dining Room, Office, Mud Room. Large yard with fruit trees, perennial gardens, chicken coop. Walk to town, schools, shops. 2 car garage. Furnished. Available for "winter"/academic year rental: end of August to end of May. Pets negotiable. Tenant responsible for all utilities including heat. Willing to consider full-year rental (rent would be more) Perfect for an academic sabbatical. The area is remote and rural but rich with cultural events. A first-class public library, excellent public schools, a brand new YWCA pool/fitness center, independent Co-op, independent book store, galleries, music series, theatre, restaurants, locally roasted coffee, bakeries, farms, crafts, wine shop, farmers market, tennis courts (indoor & out), golf course. Near the ocean and mountains. The house is walking distance to excellent supermarket, co-op, library, parks, schools, churches, cafes, beach, YWCA with pool and fitness center. 1 hour to Bangor airport, 45 minutes to Acadia National Park, 50 minutes to Belfast, 30 minutes to Stonington, 20 minutes to Ellsworth with big box stores and larger commercial offerings. The area is home to many writers: think E.B. White, Jonathan Lethem, John Hodgman, Michael Chabon, just to list a few. Area institutions include Kneisel Hall Chamber Music, Bagaduce Music Lending Library, Peninsula Pan, Bagaduce Chorale, Tinderhearth Bakery & Pizza, The Bay School (Waldorf), Elliot Coleman's 4 Seasons Farm, Wooden Boat School & Magazine, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Word! Blue Hill Literary Festival, The Blue Hill Fair, Opera House Arts. The Blue Hill Public Library has excellent collections, an art gallery, and hosts over 600 events/year.

Bedrooms
4

Bathrooms
3

Offices
1

Size
2,100 ft2

Suited For
5

Property Type
House

Availability

From September 1, 2021 until May 30, 2022

Minimum Stay

9 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Location

House in Blue Hill, Maine, United States

Closest University

Maine Maritime Academy

Nearby Universities
College of the Atlantic, University of Maine Orono, Husson University

Surroundings

  • Countryside
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Historic Home
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Woods
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1800 Monthly | Negotiable

Utilities are not included

A cleaning service is not included

Considerations

Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Ask about bringing pets

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Features

Interior

Furnished

Connectivity

High Speed Internet

Exterior

Garden

Accessibility

Stairs

Temperature Control

Fireplace

Appliances

Dishwasher

Washer

Dryer

Creative

Piano

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