Faraway is an elegant estate on 4.40+/- waterfront acres of Greening Island, with amagnificent, fully renovated and carefully renewed Arts & Crafts summer cottage,guest cabin, and deepwater dock. Overlooking the Great Harbor of Mount Desert from Eastern Point, this exquisite property is surrounded by 1,500 feet of private shorefront, and offers breathtaking views of Acadia's mountains, the Outer Islands and open Ocean. Open terraces, glass-enclosed porches, 7 light-filled bedrooms, numerous fireplaces and all updated systems and modern amenities make this an exceptional and gracious summer retreat in a private, serene island setting.
Statuesque and elegant, East of Eden is one of the few remaining turn of the century 'Gilded Age' mansions to survive the devastating wild fire of 1947. This totally renovated and updated 15,000 sq. ft. residence was built in 1907 in the Beaux Arts style with Mediterranean Italian overtones. Architectural details abound throughout the formal living, dining and game rooms. This primary floor was designed for entertaining on both a lavish or intimate scale, with a huge expansive brick deck and covered porch overlooking the many islands of scenic Frenchman Bay. There are seven primary en suite bedrooms, all with fireplaces, and attractive water or scenic views. The third floor offers eleven smaller bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large, walk-in linen closet, and several storage rooms. A two-person passenger elevator services all three residential floors, as well as the basement.A neighboring parcel known as Buonriposo, was recently added, bringing the total acreage to 9 acres, and waterfront to 1,100'. The scenic lawns and water elements also overlook Frenchman Bay, with its many conserved glacial islands and mountains. While East of Eden has been fully modernized, its' architectural heritage was carefully preserved. Additional amenities at this prestigious estate include an eight car garage, maintenance building, deep water dock and full property generator.
Starlit Point Estate - one of the most exclusive properties on Sebago Lake - is only half an hour from Portland airport. Situated on a private point with 600' frontage of crystal clear waters, you'll enjoy all the beauty of Maine. Upon entering the grand foyer, a fountain and sweeping staircase greet you. Veer to the right and you'll discover the 2000+ sq ft master suite including a spa-level bath and massive walk-in closet. The large eat-in kitchen includes Sub Zero appliances, built-in Miele espresso maker, quartz countertops, and butler's pantry. The formal living & dining rooms include expansive architectural windows showcasing a lovely view of the lake. Upstairs you'll find a complete guest suite - with private balcony, kitchenette, en-suite & laundry facilities. With ample guest parking, Starlit Point Estate is custom designed for entertaining - with a recreation room (including bar and spectacular views of the lake and White Mountains) which opens out to an outdoor 4450+/- sq ft. patio with 2 firepits and built-in BBQ station. Just a few steps through manicured gardens and you'll reach a private 70' dock with breakwater for all your boating needs.
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 that offers unobstructed views of Penobscot Bay, the Camden Hills, and outer Camden Harbor from nearly every room. In addition to the main residence, the compound also includes a two-level recreation/guest house and a boathouse. The property is accessed via a private gravel drive that winds through woods and along the seashore, eventually revealing the waterfront compound. Natural ledges and a granite retaining wall separate the grounds from the shore, and there is a beautiful sand beach in the private harbor. This exceptional property has 4,500+ feet of accessible, attractive shore frontage, and it also includes Mouse Island, located just offshore to the east.
Fortunes Rocks, on a half-mile of uninterrupted coastline in Southern Maine. One of a kind landmark John Calvin Stevens estate stands alone on a peninsula overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Miles of white sandy beach, 427 ft +/- of ocean frontage, and your own private beach provide delight and serenity. Extensive living space, an open floor plan, and unobstructed ocean views from every room underscore its magnificence. Six spacious bedrooms including an exquisite Master Suite. In addition, there is a separate guest quarters on the property. This extraordinary all seasons home is located just thirty minutes from the Portland Jetport and a short distance from quintessential Kennebunkport.
This shingle-style cottage showcases the period style of the early rusticators and embraces the future with its fine craftsmanship and element. Designed by Fred L. Savage, a local talent, who in the late 1800s studied architecture under the firm of Peobody and Stearns, returned to become one of the most influential architects in the area.It has been extensively updated by the architectural firm Kroger Woods Associates, bringing into play the original details with countless new amenities. With the harbor and outer island vistas, this 5-bedroom offers both in-town Northeast Harbor, and four season living on a spectacularly sited seaside lot. A terraced lot comprised of a half an acre with deep-water shorefront is gracefully landscaped. From the entrance gate, and a fence covered with climbing hydrangea, opening to a stone walkways edged in granite, to a path that winds to the protected dock and shoreline through established gardens of heather, moss and ferns.
Bay Point, a year round estate cottage on a private peninsula, high ground with a deep water granite dock, including four moorings and a ramp on Seal Cove, a protected sailing bay on the Fox Island Thorofare in mid Penobscot Bay. Majestic Westerly views to the Camden Hills and surrounded on all sides by conservation land including the historic ''Swimming Pool''. A delightful compound 40 plus acres, 2 boathouses, a shore guest cottage, a year round home with 5 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths, a water's edge tennis court area, wrap around decks, private room decks. Views of Perry Creek, Mouse Island, Casino and the North Haven Village and ferry terminal. Fox Island Thorofare is one of the main east-west passages on the Maine Coast for cruising vessels, a continuous ''boat show''. A quiet quaint magical one-of- a-kind place to make family memories and entertain your guests all year round. Great boating for the family as the cove is protected and this location is in the middle of one of the most beautiful cruising grounds in the world. Easy access from the Vinalhaven ferry or the North Haven ferry or by air.
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.
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.