Historic Somesville, Mount Desert Island
Our original cottage has been a charming respite for guests for nearly sixty years. Hawthorn was built by Chauncey Somes, a descendant of original settler Abraham Somes. It is heated, has one bedroom, bathroom with shower, fully equipped kitchen, and living room. Furnishings include all linens and queen bed, flat-screen cable TV and DVD, plenty of good books, wireless high-speed internet, and flowers everywhere.
Outside is a bicycle and storage shed in which we keep grills and charcoal for guests’ use. The lawn is open and sunny, with gardens and shade trees near the cottage and a deck with Adirondack chairs for sunning and observing Somesville’s resident eagles and ospreys.
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