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.
Listing Courtesy of: Legacy Properties Sotheby's International Realty
Chebeague Island - $7,950,000
Truly one of Maine’s most extraordinary estates, Hope Island is a unique world unto itself. With the classic Maine setting of rocky coastline and crashing surf, this 86-acre island also offers protected anchorage and sand beaches along its 11,050 ft of waterfrontage. A year-round main residence with numerous guest/staff dwellings, a boathouse with deepwater pier, numerous barns and storage buildings and a tavern. Convenient to Portland with its wide variety amenities.
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.
Exquisitely restored and reconstructed shingle cottage residence overlooking Penobscot Bay and set on Beauchamp Point. 5000 square foot main house plus 1900 square foot guest cottage. Dock, stone beach, expansive decks, 4 fireplaces, cook's kitchen, stunning woodwork, air conditioning and endless amenities ready for summer, holiday or year-round living. Easterly views to the islands and views up the bay to the Camden Hills. A Classic 1903 home in the most sought after area of Rockport. Breathtaking!
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.
Positioned on 4.36± acres at the entrance to Rockport Harbor, this John Morris Architects designed residence boasts spectacular water views from Rockport Harbor to the Penobscot Bay • Shingle style cottage borders peaceful 21 ± acre nature preserve in private location at the end of quiet village street • 10,000± square foot residence • Beautiful interiors with custom details • 860± feet of shoreline • Extensive manicured gardens and custom water feature with spa • Renovated 4-bedroom guest house • 5 garage bays • Deep water dock
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.
Built in 1902, this Georgian Revival masterpiece was the town’s first brick summer cottage. Currently the building and grounds house the Maine Sea Coast Mission’s main offices, archives and Christmas program. The gracious public rooms where many very special events have been held over the years are simply breathtaking in scale and architectural detail. There are forty one rooms in the 13,000 plus square feet of living space, manicured gardens and lawn and nearly three oceanfront acres.