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Maine Home & Design-The Remains of the Day

“The Remains of the Day” By Sarah Stebbins  |  July 2015 In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the glitterati gathered in Bar Harbor—Vanderbilts, Rockefellers, Carnegies, Morgans, Fords, and Astors. The families trav

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Dreamily Remodeled Gilded-Age Carriage House Asks $3.74M  |  by Spencer Peterson  |  March 6, 2015 “Location: Camden, Maine Price: $3,740,000 By now, the former-carriage-house-as-modern-mansion is a common enough trope in h

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Zillow House of the Week – Norumbega Carriage House

House of the Week: A Carriage House Built for a Castle in Maine  |  by Melissa Allison  |  March 5, 2015 “Sam Rowse isn’t sure how many carriages used to fit in the house where he now lives. The space is large enough

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The Week – Felsted

Best Properties on the Market  |  This Week: Homes with cinematic history  |   “Deer Isle, Maine Built in 1896, this six-bedroom house was featured in the Mel Gibson film Man Without a Face. The shingle-style cottage by architect Willi

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Soundings Online – Norumbega Carriage House

“Once a carriage house, it’s now a castle” By Mary R. Drake  |  December 29, 2014  |   While looking for a home on Maine’s premier sailing waters Sam Rowse discovered the Carriage House, a run-down stone castle-like structure

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Portland Magazine – High Society

By Colin W. Sargent – December 2015 Bar Harbor Bonanza: $6.75 – 120 Schooner Head Road The secret back passage to Acadia National Park is whispered among locals because “that’s the way you can reach Sand Beach without having to p

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Maine Center for Creativity Gala

Portland Press Herald – Society Notebook The Maine Center for Creativity honored The Jackson Laboratory and The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing on November 15, 2014 in Portland.  Kim Swan is joined by colleague Christine Pemb

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Maine Magazine – Stay the Night

Maine Magazine, September 2014  |  Stay the Night  |   “Captain Lindsey House Inn  –  Rockland  – Impeccably decorated rooms pay tribute to the history of the building (like several other notable inns, this was once a sea capta

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Maine Home & Design – Showcase

  By Rebecca Falzano | Photography Irvin Serrano A look at Mount Desert Island’s first-ever designer showhouse In December 2012 Kim Swan, president of the Swan Agency Sotheby’s International Realty, got a call from her father, C

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Maine Designers Update Historic Home

BAR HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)– An historic home in Bar Harbor got an upgrade from some Maine designers looking to show their stuff to support cancer research. Brightholme, located at 18 Wayman Lane near downtown Bar Harbor, used to be the

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