When the National Park Service wanted to show an example of gracious, summer cottage style living for their film about Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island, "Westover" was chosen as the representative. Over 100 years old, "Westover" is located in her splendor on Ox Hill ins Seal Harbor on grounds that were originally laid out by renowned landscape architect Beatrix Farrand. An exceptional vacation destination for your party with views from almost every room.
FIRST FLOOR: bright living Room with open fireplace and large picture window. Dining room with fireplace and table that easily seats ten. Study with desk and fax machine. Full bath with shower. Grand, glassed-in sun room off the living room treats you to a panoramic view of the Great Bay of Mount Desert. Large kitchen, pantry and breakfast room with deck. Ample laundry room. A semi-spiral staircase of beautiful cypress leads to the second floor.
SECOND FLOOR: Unique round Tower Room with king-size bed. Full bath with tub and shower. Children’s room with twin beds. Shared full bath with tub. Blue Room with twin beds. Master bedroom with king-size bed, private full bath with shower, and open porch overlooking the bay. Yellow Room with one double and one twin bed and private full bath with tub. Green Room with twins. Bath with tub. Bedroom with single. Staff Wing: Bedroom with single. Full bath with tub. Bedroom with single. Bedroom with double. Bedroom with single bed.
Westover is prepared for a group with two refrigerators, extra freezer, double sink, dishwashers, washer/dryer, broadcast TV/VCR, DVD, hi-speed wireless Internet, stereo equipment, fax machine with dedicated phone line (you pay for long distance calls which will come from $1500 security deposit; add'l $200 for cleaning fees), gas grill.
The house also has a Ping Pong Table.