Perched on a plateau, the location of this property creates a unique sanctuary and a special place to experience the mesmerizing unfolding of nature – the sky, the forest, the creatures on the ground and in the air. From inside the house a 21 x 32′ wall of windows invites the expansive view over the serenity of Crescent Lake toward the hills of Lake Country. The layout is an entertaining pleasure with the kitchen located in the heart of the house, the dining room, living room and family area spilling out from its core. A separate in-law apartment holds many possibilities.This is your private country estate, with an inground pool and a pool house with a kitchen, half bath and sleeping loft. More outside adventure beckons with miles of trails for hiking and snowmobiling right outside your door! For those with sustainability in mind, the unique wood boiler and radiant heat, along with passive solar energy enable minimal fossil fuel usage. A solar array could easily be installed. Located on 55 acres, there is an adjacent 20-acre lot also available. This location, in the Sebago Lakes Region, is a sporting enthusiasts haven with year-round fishing, skiing at nearby Shawnee Peak and Mt Abrams, all water sports on Crescent/Sebago lakes, hiking and biking trails galore! There are eight lakes and ponds in Casco alone.The area is also home to many local youth summer camps and seasonal resorts. All this less than 45 minutes from Portland! You can live where others vacation.