For the ultimate New England retreat, this historic home offers a classic getaway in Maine’s Kennebunks. You’ll have updated amenities inside, a beautiful outdoor patio and grill, plus an amazing location near historic homes, the beach, and Dock Square.
Newly renovated by a renowned local designer, this circa 1900 New Englander-style home is in Kennebunk, Maine (about 29 miles south of Portland). Located in the town’s Historic District, it’s just a two-mile drive or bike ride to the beach and Dock Square. Enjoy a short stroll past historic homes, like the Wedding Cake House, or grab some sundries, a sandwich, and a scrumptious whoopie pie at The Landing Store just steps away.
Inside the home, updated and comfortable furnishings provide a classic retreat — complete with white beadboard ceilings and coastal decor. The sunken living room features a comfy sectional that can fit eight or more people easily, a flatscreen cable TV with Netflix and Roku access, plus complimentary high-speed WiFi. Air conditioning helps you cool down during the summertime, with furnishings on the deck providing a nice opportunity for some fresh air.
A wood stove fireplace creates a warm, inviting feel in the living room, while small little reading nooks with comfy armchairs throughout the home provide the perfect place to relax with a good book.
There's even a state-of-the-art Google Home device so you can turn on some tunes. Head to the beautifully updated, fully-equipped kitchen to prep a delicious home-cooked meal or lobster dinner. There's a gas stove plus plenty of seating at the large kitchen island for casual meals.
Enjoy dinners and fun with the whole group in the formal dining room, which features seating for eight. For a relaxing alfresco meal, head out to the large backyard with serene pasture views. There's a full patio with ample seating, a gas grill, and a firepit.
With four bedrooms and one-and-a-half baths, this home will sleep up to eight guests. All the bedrooms feature stylish, updated linens and comfy furnishings. There’s a queen-size bed in each of the first two bedrooms, a double in the third bedroom, and two twin-size beds in the fourth bedroom (that can be combined to form another queen).
This home has a private washer/dryer for your convenience. There are also family games in the house to keep everyone entertained! With plenty of charm, modern amenities, and a comfortable vibe, you’ll feel right at home in this historic Maine getaway.
Explore Kennebunkport and Kennebunk for an amazing array of outdoor recreation and local history, including the popular summer retreat of George and Barbara Bush. This home is perfectly situated between charming Dock Square and emerging downtown Kennebunk. You are just a few minutes drive or bike to a host of restaurants, local shops, Ocean Avenue, the famous Gooch’s Clam Shack, golf, and much more.
There are great beaches in the area if you're looking for a sandy retreat. Gooch’s Beach, Kennebunk Beach, and Mother’s Beach are all fun destinations connected by sidewalks — perfect for sunbathers, sandcastle builders, and casual umbrella loungers.
Get out on the water and experience coastal Maine with a kayaking excursion. This seaside destination features delicious seafood, plus lots of boating and sailing opportunities. There’s also plenty of fishing, horseback riding, golfing, tennis and more.
Plan your getaway in Kennebunkport/Kennebunk and stay at this historic home with plenty of amenities — book your trip today!