Located at the tip of Prospect Point, this well maintained home features bold open ocean frontage with views from virtually every room.It accommodates up to 8 people with its 3 full bedrooms and a sitting room with a convertible couch.The cozy Great room has an updated kitchen with open floor plan to the Dining and Living room areas,all with 180 degree views.The Kitchen is fully stocked with all the cookware and dining ware to accommodate our guests. The Living room area features a stone fireplace(aesthetic only),as well as a flat screen television. There is a Foyer/Entry for coats, or to sit and work on a puzzle. The large, bright downstairs bedroom off the Foyer with full bed, ample storage and a bay window. Also off the Foyer is a updated full bath.The Master bedroom on the second floor has Queen size bed, bay window overlooking the natural rock seawall and open ocean, a lounging area ,wardrobe closet and private access to full bath. There is a sitting area with full size futon which leads to a unique guest room with two twin beds and breathtaking views. All bedrooms feature flat screen satellite television,wi-fi internet connection and electric heat.
You can relax,listening to the waves from the large deck overlooking Petit Manan lighthouse to Schoodic Point with the many ledges in between. See lobsterman hauling their traps among the abundant wildlife and beautiful sunrises.
Ledgeview Cottage has ample parking with newly surfaced driveway. There is a small wildflower garden for guests to enjoy. We have a stand-by automatic generator in case of the unexpected power outage. There is a new water softener/filtration system tied to solar assisted hot water. A recently updated Laundry area in the basement with large folding area is provided.
The area offers lots of outdoor activities including Schoodic Arts For All, sightseeing and hiking or biking at the nearby Schoodic Woods portion of Acadia National Park.The Corea Heath National Wildlife Refuge is an idyllic hike through an active heath. ANP includes the Schoodic Education and Research Center where you can learn about the flora and fauna of the area.There are bicycle and kayak rentals in the nearby town of Winter Harbor, as well as a bank, grocery store, 5&10, local shops, eateries and a ferry service to Bar Harbor which offers numerous activities and dining.
Local dining includes a variety from simple lunches on a wharf to fine dining, all within 5 miles of Ledgeview Cottage.
There is a local library, a public wharf overlooking the working harbor, a local pond with public swimming beach and boat launch, the list goes on and on.
If driving is not your thing, the free Acadia Shuttle bus can bring you (and even your bike) to your destination between Prospect Harbor and Winter Harbor and around Schoodic Point.
Come enjoy everything the Schoodic Peninsula has to offer at Ledgeview Cottage!