THIS PROPERTY ONLY RENTS ON A FRIDAY TO FRIDAY SCHEDULE - 7 NIGHT MINIMUM REQUIRED
ROOM LAYOUT 1st Floor:
Entryway, sitting room with gas fireplace, fully-equipped kitchen with gas stove and stainless steel appliances, 1/2 guest bathroom, working wood fireplace, dining table for 10 people, large TV with living room area, access to the outdoor dining area which sits 8-10 people
2nd Floor: Shared bathroom with tub/shower combination - Ocean Room: Master king bedroom and en-suite bathroom with a glass shower and soaking tub - River Room: King bedroom - Beach Bunk Room: 4 twin bed bunk beds, stackable washer, and dryer, TV with DVD & Xbox
- Lake Loft: Queen bedroom, chaise lounge, en-suite bathroom with claw foot tub and handheld showerhead, please note there are no blinds on the arched windows.
DOGS PERMITTED? Pets are considered at this property. J2
The Tennyson House on the Quarry is a unique property found on the outskirts of Rockland. The natural rock backdrop adds a sense of serenity and beauty to the well manicured and landscaped yard that surrounds it. Enjoy a cool dip in the quarry, lounge and read a book, or tell stories around the fire pit as the sun sets. This property is unique in the area, nestled in a quiet neighborhood, but within walking distance to downtown Rockland Arts District.
Once guests arrive at the house, you will feel like you have entered a private bed and breakfast. Newly renovated home with every thought of guests comforts considered. The open concept first floor which boasts an expansive kitchen, living room and dining room while enjoying a family movie night or a romantic evening by the wood burning fire. Wrap around windows gives a fantastic view of the quarry, private cabanas, and rolling fields of foliage and wildlife.
Downtown Rockland is the newest up and coming coastal towns in Maine according to the Downeast Magazine (2018) and this lovely property is minutes outside the hustle and bustle of Primo Restaurant, the Farnsworth Art Museum, The Strand Theater, Rock City Cafe, and many small stores, boutiques, and restaurants.
2019 Rockland City Permit: STR 64-18
Boats Available?: Sorry, boat rentals are not offered at this property as it has no direct open water access or place to store them.
LINENS & TOWELS: The rental of this property includes all bed linens and towels. Beds will be made up upon arrival and there will be one bath towel and washcloth per listed occupancy, two hand towels per bathroom, one bath mat per full bathroom, and two kitchen towels in the kitchen. Additional bath towels can be rented.
SECURITY DEPOSIT: Yes, the owner of this property may require a security deposit. If not, guests are still financially responsible for non-accidental damages at the property.
PROPERTY SPECIFICS: Cleaning: The property will be professionally cleaned before and after the rental. Above normal cleaning charges will be billed to guest at $35 per hour Washer & Dryer: Yes, stackable located in Beach Bunk Room Dishwasher: Yes Coffee Maker: Yes Air Conditioning: Yes, units on the first floor and one in each bedroom Usable Fireplace: Yes, wood fireplace and gas fireplace on the first floor Outdoor Fire Pit: Yes, both gas fireplace & wood firepit as well as propane heaters Internet Access: Yes, with WiFi TV: TV with cable and Sonos sound system in living room, TV in Beach Bunk Room with cable & Xbox Grill: Propane gas grill Trash Removal Service: Included with rental Water Source: Town water Closest Shopping Village: Rockland Hannaford - less than a mile Number of Restaurants within 10 Miles: 30 Plus Water Frontage: Yes, private quarry Beach Access: Yes – Public Nearby in Rockland & Owls Head Dock/Pier Access: Yes - Public Nearby Property Good For Fisherman: No Additional Amenities:Minimum Standards List
Most of our communication was either on line or via text with On The Water team members. Each time, our questions were answered promptly without delay. A pleasure to deal with. We will definitely use your service again when in Maine!
The Tennyson House is truly a little slice of heaven in Rockland. We loved having the quarry and cabanas all to ourselves so much, it was difficult to leave the house most days. Having our dogs be able to join us and enjoy the quarry as well was a huge bonus!
No Smoking is permitted anywhere on or inside of any of our rental properties nor are those who may partake in tobacco smoking allowed to occupy any of our properties.
Occupancy may not exceed what is posted for each home. Maximum occupancy could include infants and children.
Boat Rentals and other amenities offered through On the Water in Maine Inc. are not available at all the properties we offer for rent. Boat Rentals through Maine Watercraft Rentals Inc. are offered Sunday morning to Friday after 4pm and include free delivery to the property. Check with an agent to find out what boats are available to rent at this property, or, when you process the booking here online, only the boats available for the property will be listed as available to rent.
Please see our Rental Guidelines Page for further questions regarding how to book this property and additional charges and fees. Contact a reservation agent for more details or to ensure you are booking the right property for you.
Town Info - Owls Head / Rockland / South Thomaston
Still rooted in its historic past, Rockland's downtown is a designated National Historic District, with vivid examples of Italianate, Greek Revival, and Colonial architecture. Here you'll find a small city experiencing a renaissance, anchored by the first-class Farnsworth Art Museum and the Wyeth Center. Home to a substantial collection of Wyeth family artworks, the Farnsworth is one of the finest regional art museums in the country, with a spec...