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Cozy 3 Bedroom Lakeside Home

Thoroughfare House
8 reviews
Thoroughfare House
Dock/Boat Landing in back yard
Back of Home
large private area around lakeside property
One of two upstairs bedrooms
Boat landing 'down back'
view of property from lake
Boat landing at International Bridge
From East Grand, at the mouth of the Thoroughfare
Flagstaff Mtn. from near Bear Island fishing
Ample outdoor spaces to relax
Our Thoroughfare House sits between East Grand Lake and North Lake
Picnic area with fire pit, chimera stove by dock in back yard
Queen sized sofa bed and 3 recliners ready for lounging
Comforable 20x24ft livingroom
16x24ft Kitchen with full size appliances and lots of cooking utensils
Knotty pine bedroom on 1st floor with 2 full size beds
Casual outdoor cookout area on porch
Picnic table and umbrella next to charcoal grill and horseshoe pit for some added fun
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 9
Orient, Maine
The Thoroughfare House is a comfortable older family home located in Orient Maine right next to US/Canadian Border Crossing-25 miles south of the town of Houlton Maine. Property is on the thoroughfare between North Lake and East Grand Lake and is an ideal spot for Hunters/Fishermen(Sportsmen/Sportswomen), Nature-Lovers/Birdwatchers, Family-types and summertime vacationers.

A typical summer day in Orient Maine could be spent by boating and swimming with cook outs and evenings outdoors roasting marshmallows while listening to the loons out back....Another day could be spent with a drive into New Brunswick, Canada-( be sure to bring your passport or birth certificate and a photo id if your plan to cross the US border into Canada during your stay).

Property seperated from other camps by woods and fields /a quieter getaway with it's ow...
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Listing #FKN2960715
About the Owner
Florence B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:87%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place to spend a summer vacation..We had a wonderful time on the lake either by fishing or sitting by the camp fire. Every night we were laughing & remembering when we were kids, mom & my brother, cousins, aunts, uncle's all came...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

A true Maine location in a fully equipped summer home. Everything but food is provided and I mean everything for playing, relaxing and cooking both indoors and out. We enjoyed the peacefulness of the property and water. The evening fires on the shore listening to...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Beautiful vacation home by the lake, Florence and her husband were such a great hosts, who went beyond their way to help us feel welcome. It's a peaceful location perfect for boating, fishing or just (like we did) enjoy the summer breeze from the porch....More

Thank Emma T
Management response:Responded 7 July 2017

Thanks for your visit and your kind review....the Bonneys

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (9)
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    4 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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About the neighbourhood
The Thoroughfare House is located on the upper St. Croix watershed at the confluence of Dead Brook and the Thoroughfare at the head of East Grand Lake. Once located on the south side of Boundary Road, opposite the Customs house. it served as a U.S.inspection station until a new Customs House was built. The lakes are majestic in themselves with an abundance of fish, birds, ducks and other small and large wildlife everywhere. Just bring a camera as there are lots to video in and out of the waters. We have included a 15 hp outboard for your use (if requested). horseshoe pit and a lakeside picnic area. We are aiming for return customers and want to make your vacation here a pleasant one. Thank you for considering the Thoroughfare House for your vacation home. Preston Bonney
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
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