Privately set above the waters edge this shingle style residence is evocative of Islesboro's historic summer cottages and is perfectly suited for year round living. The property is located on a quiet dead end street and walkable to Dark Harbor village, the Tarratine Club, and island amenities. It includes a primary residence, guest house, garage, one of the more protected east shore docks and mooring, and beach, all sheltered by Joe's Rock. This home and cottage are thoughtfully designed to capture expansive unobstructed views of all of East Penobscot Bay from Cape Rosier to North Haven. On the main level of the home there is a formal entrance in which you are greeted with a magnificent two story waterview foyer, with doors leading to an expansive deck, sprawling lawn, and gardens. There is a well appointed eat-in chef's kitchen with modern appliances and a wood cook stove, pantry and bar. The library, dining room, living room and sunroom each have a fireplace. And there is a powder room for guests. There is an informal side entrance which provides sheltered access to the gardening and mudroom, the laundry room with half bath, and kitchen. The second level has, at one end, a master bedroom with walk-in closet, full bathroom and deck. At the other end there are three bedrooms each with their own bathroom. Between the two there are a couple of sitting areas. The residence also has an elevator servicing all floors, two staircases, and plenty of additional living and storage space on the lower level/walk-out basement. The guest cottage is partially complete. The second story awaits your final touches. 3+ acres, 460+ water frontage. Automatic whole house generator, super fast internet, Built circa 2006.
Truly one-of-a-kind self-sufficient Maine ESTATE. Absolutely nothing else like this in the State of Maine. Get ready to immerse yourself in the GREAT Outdoors. Located just 20 minutes from Ellsworth where you'll find all the conveniences of life, your Kingdom awaits. This 820-acre property is nestled in the middle of 23,000 acres of conservation land. Undevelopable property surrounds you, while you have 820+- acres of privacy to command dreams of your own. Fox Pond Estate features a magnificent Douglas Fir Log Cabin timber frame house over 5,400 square feet. Two homes, guest house, security, shooting range, six plus miles of groomed trails; offering excellent hiking, hunting, kayaking, canoeing and fishing on your own property, is just a short list of amenities. The main house is situated on a peninsula of a 74 acre glacial pond that offers you an abundance of waterlife activity including loons and the rare native brook trout. Fully self-sufficient property with generator and two-1,000-gallon propane tanks to provide long-term fuel and includes all buildings & structures, all equipment/vehicle's/trailers, supplies & tools that are currently used to maintain the estate. Large maintenance building and pole barn to keep all supplies in order to take care of the estate. The landscaped property around the main house includes boulder lined drives with beautiful natural rock and plantings appropriate to the landscape, simply breathtaking. This is just the beginning! The outdoors is truly GREAT at Fox Pond Estate where you'll want to take it all in whether with a camera, a bow, a fishing pole or a kayak.
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.
Antique New England Farmhouse on desirable SEBAGO LAKE! Charming year-round lake house & guest log cabins with views of Mount Washington on 6+ acres with 573' of deepwater frontage. This 1800's treasure captures character throughout and Maine living at its best with peacefulness and privacy. Experience family and friends playing lawn games, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, boating & swimming in crystal clear waters. Wake up to the crisp air and start your morning with a coffee on the wrap-around farmer's porch while enjoying breath-taking panoramic sunrises and sunsets. A true Sebago Lake pleasure. Enjoy barbecuing, roasting marshmallows or wander down to the lake and sit on the dock dangling your feet into the refreshing water taking in the sounds of the water hitting the shore. During winter enjoy the warmth of the woodstove, ice skating, ice fishing, skiing nearby on Shawnee Peak, and the celebrated annual Fishing Derby. Live year-round or as a vacation home. This home offers a welcoming feeling as has been family-owned since 1919, and loved by generations.Additional cottage for extended family and summer guests and several buildings with history galore and footprints for future potential use.The Sebago Lakes Region is one of the most spectacular areas in Maine, well known for its four-season recreational activities. A classic lakefront setting embracing everything that is Maine from the cry of the loons, abundant wildlife, pristine waters, and long summer days. This unique antique property offers several buildings with generations of history of the ice house/garage, boat building/guest living quarters, barn, parents cottage, planing mill, log cabins, two-bay wagon shed, four-bay garage, pump house, and waterfront changing room. Original footprints for future potential for all buildings. This property is a rare gem that captures the true essence of Maine. Easy commute to Portland, Jetport, in-town amenities and all that Maine has to offer!
Paradise Awaits on Coveted Moody Beach! Two exquisitely designed homes on one property with 50' of deeded beach frontage, private to the low water mark. The main house features first floor open concept with expansive, panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. The gourmet kitchen is an entertainers dream with full Subzero refrigerator, drawer freezers, two dishwashers, double wall oven and a Thermodore 5 burner cooktop. Four bedrooms including 2 king master ensuite, one queen bedroom and a 3 bed bunk room with a jack and jill connecting bath provides plenty of space for large families or guests. A first floor flex space can be used for media room, home office or 5th bedroom. First floor radiant heat and a propane fireplace, central heat, central air and heat pumps provide comfort year round. The 3 story cottage has stunning ocean views with an open concept main living floor, 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. Heat pumps provide heat and air conditioning. This 3 season cottage can easily be converted to year round with the addition of hyper heat pumps.Both houses have a strong rental history with reservations in place for 2021.
Single Family Residence
Year Built: 2011
Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate/The Masiello Group
Fully restored and updated, Grindstone Neck Cottage is in excellent condition and offers many desirable amenities. Built in 1892, this classic residence sports many traditional shingle cottage details, such as eyebrow rooflines, a porte-cochere with granite columns, coffered ceilings and granite fireplaces flanked with carved Corinthian columns. There are eight bedrooms, each with their own bath. The master suite is private from the other bedrooms and features a beautiful granite fireplace and a curved wall with windows overlooking the ocean. The grounds contain open lawn, perennial gardens and natural areas that slope gently to the granite shoreline on Frenchman Bay, with beautifully wooded areas surrounding the property and providing privacy. Located on 4.6+/- acres with 231+/- feet of deep waterfront, Grindstone Neck Cottage is certainly one of the finest properties on the Neck.
The Devereux Cottage is a historic waterfront property on Islesboro occupying 4.39+/- acres with 359+/- feet of shorefront and excellent western facing views over Gilkey Harbor to Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills. Built in 1917, this seasonal residence exhibits many original details such as exposed wood beams, arched doorways, fireplace mantels and a unique staircase that all work together to create interesting and appealing historic character. The house has a total of twelve bedrooms - a master, six spacious guest bedrooms and five smaller bedrooms - and over 7,000+/- square feet of living space. Most of the rooms have excellent water views and there are seven wood-burning fireplaces throughout the home. The landscape includes well-maintained lawn with beautiful flowering gardens and stonework; and there is a brand new 150+/- foot deep-water pier with a ramp and float on Gilkey Harbor. The 4.39+/- acres includes 2.2+/- acres on the water with the house and 2.19+/- acres of undeveloped land on the other side of the road that promotes privacy.
Spectacular BOLD oceanfront property on coveted Lords Point. Beautifully updated with fine finishes and modern amenities throughout. Enjoy the Kennebunk and Kennebunkport lifestyle in this fabulous 4 bedroom 3 1/2 bath home with well-planned 3557 sqft floorplan. Majestic views of the Atlantic Ocean from every room. Master suite with private sea-side balcony. Gaze at the sun rising up over the Atlantic. Listen to the sounds of the crashing waves and enjoy the smell of the fresh Maine Coast air from your private stone patio. You'll feel at peace here. 2 lovely gas fireplaces-one in the Kitchen/Dining area, the other in the Grand Living Room-add ambience and warmth. 3 season porch offers a quiet space for gazing out at the sea and enjoying private conversation. Just steps to Mothers Beach, KBIA, and Webhannet Golf Club. 8 Lords Point is a quintessential Maine Coast home - one that is sure to create a lifetime of memories. See Video of 8 Lords Point.
Captain's Cottage is a masterpiece on outer Rockport Harbor, crafted to the highest standards and built from the finest available materials. The fantastic location on Beauchamp Point offers great privacy, yet is only a short walk to downtown Rockport. The home is beautifully situated in the middle of over three acres with wonderful gardens, beautiful apple trees, and extensive landscaping with an irrigation system. There is also a a fantastic vanishing edge swimming pool with a pool house and hot tub. The home is well very appointed with central air conditioning, radiant floor heat, first floor master bedroom suite with a steam shower and soaking tub, as well as a first floor guest suite, and three additional second floor bedrooms. There is a great chef's kitchen with a breakfast area, a formal dining room with exquisite wooden trim detailing, a living room with gas fireplace, a family room built from reclaimed heart pine wood, and a great exercise room on the lower level. Direct shore access, generous lawn areas surrounding the home, beautiful stone patio with fire pit, and front porch with porch swing all with wonderful views of outer Rockport Harbor and Penobscot Bay. A must see for the discerning Buyer.
Welcome to the beautiful ''Jewel Of Grand Beach''. This is the perfect oceanfront escape offering 1.6 acres of beachfront property on a beautiful 7 - mile walkable sandy beach. This home has all of the conveniences that you could want, featuring an inground heated swimming pool, an astroturf tennis court, an elevator that accesses every level of the home, and a grand entrance. Every room of this home boasts an ocean view, including a nearly 60-foot glass front enclosed porch which is a perfect spot for nearly uninterrupted views of the Atlantic Ocean. Regardless if it is the view of the sunrise, watching the family while relaxing on the porch or watching and listening to the waves crash on the shore at the end of the day, it will truly be a favorite spot to gather for years and for multiple generations. Period details and modern conveniences make this the perfect home to gather in the large custom cook's kitchen, with two dining rooms, a large open living room ensuring room for everyone with adequate privacy if you prefer. Most first floor rooms feature French doors offering a seamless entry onto the glass front porch no matter which room you are in. Period details fill the home with woodwork throughout, original long-leaf paneling on the upper floors, hand painted murals, 6 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 2 half baths, game room, a glass front office, a studio above the garage and a second enclosed porch on the front of the home for you to greet guests. A wheelchair lift from the garage to the main floor assures ease of access for all. Visit www.211eastgrandavenue.com for more information or call Calvin Shelley for your private showing today.