Maine is famous for its rugged coastline, long summer days, and adventure that will lift your spirit. It's a lifestyle that won't wear you down. The houses at 1172 Shore Road offer peerless amenities and endless opportunities, creating cherished memories that will last a lifetime. Live here year-round or own the finest summer vacation home in Maine, on the open Atlantic Ocean but just minutes from the Portland Jetport (America's easiest major airport) and the culture and restaurants of the Old Port. Feast on spectacular views from nearly every room of this private, 18,000 square foot property that exudes attention to detail. After a walk to Ft. Williams, Robinson Woods or around your own 5 1/2 acres of perennial gardens, you can refresh in the oceanfront swimming pool. Find the perfect spot for a lobster bake on your private beach that fronts >650 feet of crashing surf. Then after dinner your guests can retire to the detached four-bedroom guest house adjacent to the tennis court.
'Juniper Rock', conveniently located to major metropolitan areas of the Northeast, reflects the spirit of coastal Maine shingle architecture without compromise. A stone masonry foundation anchors the home to its natural surroundings overlooking the rock bound coastline & Marginal Way footpath connecting Perkins Cove to Ogunquit Beach. Opening out to the sea,expansive first floor porches & second story terraces offer dramatic spaces to entertain guests.With timeless style & refined beauty the home maintains an understated elegance inside and out.Designed with casual seaside living in mind, the home was built to bring family together against a stunning ocean backdrop.Features of the main residence include, 2 master bdrm suites, salt water pool, elevator, home theater, bunk room & a remarkable kitchen that forms the heart of the home. A 2 bdrm carriage house on the 1.29 acre parcel echoes the welcoming style of the main house &completes this seaside treasure to preserve for generations.
Eastern Watch, located just outside of downtown Bar Harbor, evokes a sense of the by-gone Rusticator Era of the town’s Gilded Age near the old estates of the Vanderbilts, Kennedys and Acadia's founder George Dorr. The classic New England, shingle-style, cottage perched high above Frenchman Bay on Sols Cliff has expansive views from the Porcupine islands to the Egg Rock lighthouse and beyond to open ocean. Enjoy watching cruise ships and whale watch boats passing just below the oversized 130-foot granite and bluestone terrace with outdoor kitchen and granite fireplace. The 4 bedroom main house is a John Libby timber frame with a three story massive cathedral living area that boasts a large granite fireplace and stonework. Beautiful master suite with multiple views of the bay and islands; master bath with walk-in shower area with soaking tub and just around the corner is your own gym/workout area. The Carriage house has a gorgeous two bedroom apartment with extra loft bedroom above.
Prominently sited on 21± acres with 1,110± feet of varied shorefront on Gilkey Harbor and stunning views to the west, the Sears Cottage is one of the grand historic Islesboro estates constructed at the turn of the 20th century. The nine-bedroom, nine-bath home also includes staff quarters, a guest cottage with four-car garage, billiard house, carriage house / stable, reading room, and substantial deep-water dock with floats. The residence, characteristic of the Renaissance Revival Style, has been thoughtfully restored and retains many original details such as eleven wood-burning fireplaces and fine woodwork throughout. The grounds are those of a classic Maine summer estate: artfully landscaped with lawns, flowering shrubs, specimen trees, and both formal and informal gardens interspersed with natural Maine woods.
Sheephead Island offers the rare opportunity to own a beautiful Maine island in its entirety, encompassing 65± pristine acres with two fine residences. Located just off Sylvester Cove and the village of Sunset in Deer Isle, Sheephead Island is connected to the mainland at low tide, providing a setting with the privacy of a true island and the ease and accessibility of a mainland property. The island’s shorefront is spectacular with miles of interesting ledge, tidal pools, and broad beaches. Trails run through fields and forest, and there is a wonderful swimming pond along with a boathouse, artist’s studio, and deep-water dock with floats. The main home is a five-bedroom colonial and there is also a contemporary four-bedroom residence.
This extraordinary Arts and Crafts home and guest house were inspired by Greene & Greene Architects and crafted with the finest selection of materials, meticulous detail and beautiful joinery creating a home that enhances the senses. Perched overlooking Penobscot Bay & absolutely private, the site is filled with an outstanding collection of plant life and abuts 5000 acres of state park. Every imaginable amenity & convenience has been incorporated into effortless living & complete comfort. An exquisite home.
Welcome to BOLDWATER, a deepwater oceanfront estate set on 38 acres with 1400+ feet of shoreline along Blue Hill Bay with distant views of Acadia. The 3-level main residence features hardwood and tile floors, 10 fireplaces, hand painted murals, library, generous windows and attached solarium. Eat-in kitchen with granite counters, island, and breakfast room. Master suite with spa-like bath and ocean views. Includes Guest Cottage, Gatehouse, ocenanfront pool with pool house, apple orchard, greenhouse and dock.
Nimaha is a fully restored historic residence located in the sought-after Beauchamp Point neighborhood. Privately sited on 1.91± waterfront acres with panoramic views of the Penobscot Bay and its islands, the 5,170± square-foot Shingle-style main residence, originally built in 1903, is a striking example of Maine’s rich architectural heritage. Comprehensively updated and restored by the renowned firm of Cold Mountain Builders in 2015/16, the four-bedroom, four-and-a-half bath residence retains its historic character while incorporating modern amenities. The grounds, which include 354± feet of shoreline with a lovely pebble beach, a 1900± square foot period carriage house with four bedrooms and four-car garage, and deep-water dock, complete the estate.
One-of-a-kind Sebago Lake waterfront estate, offering 1,126 feet of lake frontage with sandy beach, private dock, and historic light house. Masterfully crafted and uniquely designed with the finest materials and luxurious finishes, the nearly 12,000 square feet home is beyond compare. The awe-inspiring two-story great room features arched wooded beams, a floor-to-ceiling granite fireplace, and westerly wall of windows with commanding views of the lake and the White Mountains. Stone terraces, granite edged gardens, and a waterside summer bath house accent the expansive lawn. The opportunity of a lifetime on one of New England's most prestigious Lakes.
Faraway is a 7-bedroom family compound located on Greening Island, offering a wonderful shingle-style cottage with captivating mountain and ocean views. The 4.75± acre property includes 1,500 feet of deepwater shorefront, two moorings, a shared dockhouse and a 130' pier with two 20'x20' floats. Additional buildings include a two-bedroom guest cabin, and two storage sheds. Faraway offers rare privacy and solitude in a spectacular setting.
Ocean Front Motel & Apartments - Great Views! Property is comprised of 1 & 5 York, 81-83 East Grand, and 8A Roussin St. The Normandie has one of the best locations, directly on the beach, and just a quarter mile from the Pier, Amusement Park, Restaurants, Shops and more! Units vary from basic efficiency to 1, 2 & 3 bedroom units. Indoor Heated Pool and Hot Tub. Beautiful 3 bedroom owners apartment situated above office, with large deck. A Beach side Snack Bar, great for guests to have breakfast and lunch and not leave the property.
125 seat function room. Large on-site laundry facility for motel and guest coin laundry. Add'l photos and info to follow.
With a private setting in a premium location, this 3.23± acre waterfront estate is one of the finest properties on the Maine coast. Sited to maximize spectacular views of Penobscot Bay and open ocean, the 9600± sq. ft., 4-BR residence offers the highest quality craftsmanship and state-of-the-art systems. The estate is beautifully landscaped, with patios, porches, stone walls, lawns, ornamentals, and perennials, and it includes 300± feet of bold granite waterfront.
This stunning oceanfront estate, located in one of southern Maine’s most beautiful coastal villages, offers sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean as it overlooks the entrance to York Harbor. With a classic Maine setting of crashing surf, distant islands with flashing lighthouses and passing boats these picturesque views are ever-changing. The year-round residence built in 2001 is of exceptional architectural design that reflects a bygone era. Property is 47 miles to Portland and 66 miles to Boston. The Portsmouth International Airport (PSM) is 15 minutes away.
The superior architectural pedigree of Redwood, and that it has only had three owners, is perhaps unrivaled in the state of Maine. Built in 1879, Redwood was designed by the renowned architect William Ralph Emerson, and heralded as the first and finest of his major ‘shingle cottage designs.’ The six-bedroom year-round residence is located within an easy walk of the village of Bar Harbor, yet is in a very quiet neighborhood of beautiful homes. The residence features formal living and dining rooms with fireplaces, several sitting rooms, and a large sunroom which accesses a large sunny deck. The property is approached by a long, winding private drive with surrounding wooded areas providing additional privacy. Huge, elegant old growth trees frame the residence with a sweeping lawn ending at the ocean bulkhead. Dramatic views of the islands of Frenchman Bay and the Bar Harbor Breakwater, are constantly changing with maritime activity, the weather, and eagles and gulls soaring in the sky.
Captivating oceanfront estate. Built in 2000, has exquisite finishes and architectural detail throughout. Luxury shorefront residence with timeless appeal. Exterior cedar shingle siding featuring covered, enclosed porches, and a porte-cochere at the main entrance. Custom interior finish with extensive wainscoting and custom molding. Custom stone fireplace, whole house audio & lighting. Kitchen has granite and custom cabinets, decor appliances. Carriage house w/living quarters. Extensive gardens, outstanding oceanfront. The Carriage House features a private two bedroom guest suite with custom stone fireplace and exquisite finishes.
This dramatic compound commands a premium location at the entrance to Camden Harbor, with a protected private harbor and a deepwater dock sheltered by a granite breakwater. The 8.14± acre estate features a light-filled, five-bedroom residence, a two-level recreation/guest house and a boathouse. The property includes over 4500 feet of waterfront plus Mouse Island just offshore.
STUNNING SHINGLE STYLE SUMMER COTTAGE COMPOUND. 50 ACRES WITH 8000' WATERFRONT WITH DEEP WATER PIER, GUESTHOUSE, 2 BOAT HOUSES ABD 6 ADDITIONAL SOIL TESTS THAT COULD SUPPORT 6 ADDITIONAL HOUSES. END OF THE ROAD LOCATION LOCATED ON THE FOX ISLAND THOROFARE WITH GREAT SUNSET VIEWS. 4 MOORINGS IN PROTECTED ANCHORAGE. AN EXCEPTIONAL ISLAND PARADISE.
BIDDEFORD POOL--One of the most remarkable properties in Southern Maine. 2+ acres of ocean/bayfront seclusion and privacy, but steps to the private Abenakee Club golf course and all the rest that Biddeford Pool has to offer. Situated at the end of a private lane, with 20+ acres of preserved, wooded land beyond to the East, this delightful 5-6 bedroom cape takes advantage of its amazing location with views of Wood Island Lighthouse, Saco Bay, and the open ocean. A private beach cove (Philip's Cove) is a few steps down the lawn for swimming, kayaking, bonfires, etc. An expansive deck overlooks the cove and all of the views. The colonial reproduction home with many reclaimed and restored features includes a large living room with fireplace and spectacular views that are shared with the adjacent dining room. A cozy den, also with fireplace, leads to the first floor master suite.
This is a one of a kind opporunity for a family retreat for generations.
Sited prominently above the harbor in the village of Northeast Harbor, Journey's End enjoys wonderful and ever-changing views of the mountains and boating activity. The traditional five-bedroom cottage is one of the village's original shingle cottages. The property has been lovingly maintained and updated throughout the years; and includes a large sunroom, fully equipped caretaker residence with separate entrance, a guest house, and deepwater dock. The property is surrounded by extensive landscaping.
East Bay is a beautifully designed and skillfully crafted home built in the tradition of the grand estates of coastal Maine. The residence is open and inviting with generous living spaces, high ceilings, fireplaces and exposed beams. Privately located on 4.2± acres with 390'± of rocky beach shore, the broad views encompass all the islands of the eastern bay, North Haven and the open ocean. Extensive landscaping combines formal gardens with fields of wildflowers firmly anchoring the residence in its setting.
The Colony Cottages are situated on the scenic shore of Frenchman Bay at Hulls Cove in Bar Harbor Maine. The resort is just a short distance from the entrance to Mount Desert Island - Acadia National Park & downtown Bar Harbor. The Colony offers guests the comfort and tranquility of a traditional Maine waterfront cottage vacation.
The resort overlooks the islands in Frenchman Bay. Featuring 31 cottages with 48 units, ranging in size from 418 sq. ft. to 660 sq. ft. plus a 10 unit 4,464 sq. ft. motel. Guests check-in at the 532 sq. ft. free standing office. You will find a 3-bedroom 2445 sq./ ft. Farmhouse & a two-story 1,568 sq. ft. barn which houses the commercial laundry and workshop. The Colony is situated on a 15 acres of wooded parcel with a sloping grassed communal area with a beautiful heated outdoor pool overlooking Frenchman Bay with 200 feet of beachfront. The paved circular driveway provides easy access to all the facilities. A turnkey successful waterfront business.
A rare offering! This large, nearly 12,000 acre parcel is a great investment of many types. This is a great timber growing parcel which has many tree plantations, long paved road frontage, and a well-built interior road system. Throughout the large lot exists many streams, brooks, and ponds which attract plenty of wildlife and allow for excellent development potential. Many gravel pits for road maintenance. Within 30 minutes to all amenities, this parcel is an amazing long term investment - so many uses!
La Rochelle, the iconic architectural landmark on West Street in Bar Harbor, is being offered for sale with 1.94 oceanfront acres. The Georgian Revival style brick Mansion has over 13,000 square feet of living space featuring generous sized entertaining rooms with extraordinary architectural detail throughout including multiple fireplaces, double stairway, beautiful woodwork and seaside outdoor living space. Currently home to the Colket Center of the Maine Seacoast Mission, La Rochelle is an elegant example of the luxury cottages built in Bar Harbor in the late 1800s.