Lovingly maintained seasonal Maine coast home, on the water. Approximately 2 and 1/2 hours from Boston.
There is direct access to the water from the property. There is a ramp and float from which you can swim or launch a canoe or kayak (you supply either). When the tide is in. row out to the many small coves and islands in the area. You can also use the float for sunbathing or just to relax and enjoy the view. Access to deep water and a boat launch is from the nearby common area. Relax, enjoy the water view, and take meals on the large screened porch
The house is in a wooded setting overlooking a peaceful ocean tidal cove. Woods, coves and inlets shape this area of the Maine coast. Enjoy kayaking (you provide kayak), fishing and swimming. Visit one of the many land trust properties in the area for hiking and bird watching. Thomas Point Beach is 10 minutes away. Popham Beach State Park, Maine's most spectacular sandy beach, is a 45 minute drive. Brochures with information on attractions and restaurants are available at the house.
The house is only available for weekly rental for the months of June, July and August (see calendar).
We had an absolutely wonderful and relaxing week despite a few overcast days. You really have the perfect little spot in the world at Brickyard Cove. We look forward to returning for our week each summer.
Numerous villages and historic towns dot the area. Picturesque Cundy's Harbor is at the tip of the peninsula, with 2 seafood restaurants and views of Harpswell Sound.
The town of Brunswick (a 15 minute drive) offers a variety of restaurants and shops. Many fine colonial, federal and Victorian homes grace the downtown area. Other attractions include an extensive antiques and flea market, and the attractive Bowdoin College campus. The college has a fine art museum and the Maine State Theater.
The historic port city of Bath is a short distance north of Brunswick. Georgetown, Wiscasset, Damariscotta and Freeport all make great daytrips.
For shopping and supplies, Cook's Corner and Merrymeeting Mall are 10 minutes away