1228 Main Road $1,300,000

1228 Main Road Islesboro, ME 04848

Year Built: 1870
Square Footage: 2300 sq ft
Lot Size (Acres): 40.00
Rooms: 9; Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 2
Charming 150 year old 1 1/2 story Cape Farmhouse situated on a high level knoll overlooking the East Penobscot Bay, the entrance for all vessels sailing or motoring their was ''Down East''. With views of the many inlets, islands, Cape Rosier, Castine, and Hutchin's Island. Perfect glorious morning sunrises! Across the road is protected land owned by the Islesboro Islands Trust so your view will never be obscured as it has been designated as a blueberry farmland! The property has manicured fields full of blueberries, extensive vegetable and herb gardens with a waterfall, tunnel covered with grape vines, pergola, fruit trees mostly fenced. A 30 x 60 Pole Barn with large doors that open for equipment or any other storage. Workshop, heated exercise room, and 2-car garage.

Town: Islesboro
Zoning: Rural
Driveway: Gravel
Taxes: $4,205
Tax Year: 2019
MLS ID: 1435709
Rooms: 9
½ Baths: 0
Basement: Partial
Construction: Wood Frame
Exterior: Clapboard
Floors: Vinyl, Wood
Foundation: Stone
Garage: Auto Door Opener, Barn, Detached, Heated
Heating Fuel: Electric, Oil, Wood
Style: Cape, Farmhouse
Water: Private
Donald Pendleton
Legacy Properties Sotheby's International Realty
207-230-1003
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Born and raised on the island of Islesboro, some 2 ½ miles from the mainland, I grew up exposed to the complexities and isolation of island living. For those who do not know our island community, it is located in Penobscot Bay, a twenty-minute ferry ride from Lincolnville Beach in one of the premier boating areas on the Atlantic coast. Dark Harbor, on the southern end of Islesboro, is dotted with fine Shingle Style summer cottages and elsewhere there are antique Capes, saltwater farms and contemporary homes, all full of the many wonderful and diverse people that I know or have known. My family owned a large General Store there, which I bought and operated for many years and experienced meeting people of varying backgrounds and personalities.
I graduated from the University of Maine and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, prior to serving in the US Army, and became a licensed Broker in 1961. For 48 years I have sold Land (waterfront and inland), Estate Properties, Islands, and a wide variety of Residential Homes and Commercial Real Estate.
My wife Diane and I live on the island in a converted 1872 Post and Beam Barn and enjoy cruising the area in our 36’ Jarvis Newman Picnic boat with our children, grandchildren and friends. Let me help you, both Buyers and Sellers, in and about the Penobscot Bay area, to either purchase or sell a property. Experience counts!