This all-season 3200 sq.ft. lakeside home with 200 ft. of waterfront is for buyers who seek solitude, natural beauty, and recreation. Located on one acre frequented by birds and other wildlife at the quiet south end of a 2 mile-long lake (Biscay Pond, depth 60+) in the town of Bristol, this modified cape is only 10-15 minutes from the rugged coast of the beautiful Pemaquid Peninsula with a lighthouse, historic state park, public beach, many harbors, and seaside dining. Shopping, medical amenities, and Lincoln Academy in Damariscotta-Newcastle and Bristols Consolidated School are equally close.
The main level features a wrap around deck, green house, living and dining area with handsome birch floors and a soapstone wood stove for warm ambiance, an efficient galley kitchen, study with a sliding glass door, a cabinet lined center hall, full bedroom with bay window and deck, a bathroom with whirlpool tub, and a 1/2 bath and laundry area. Up are 2 bedrooms, full bath, storage space, and a spacious family room with cathedral ceiling and a deck. The walk-out basement holds 2 cars, large carpenters work area, a root cellar, and ample storage. This cozy home has oil-fired baseboard hot water heat, a standby generator, septic system and its own drilled well.
A few yards from the doorstep are fishing, swimming, kayaking/canoeing, skating, x-c skiing, hiking, and biking on the town road. Step inside this unique modified cape to discover efficient open concept living with good flow and lighting, and appealing views of lake, flower gardens, field, and woodlands. A unique home in a special setting---needs to be seen to be fully appreciated.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Bristol, Maine 04539