There’s something about antique homesteads with wood-burning stoves surrounded by expansive acreage that we just love. While many buyers opt for new construction or modern styles when shopping for a home, others long for historic details and nostalgic rooms with exposed wood beams. Here is a selection of Maine farmhouses for sale right now, including a 100-acre estate in North Haven, a 250-acre homestead overlooking the Saddleback range in the High Peaks region, and a 40-acre historic farm in Belgrade.
Offered at $6,950,000
Represented by Brian Wickenden
This 100-acre estate on the storybook island of North Haven has been meticulously landscaped into a pastoral paradise, including beautifully maintained fields, an old hardwood forest, a Metasequoia grove, orchards, gardens and beaches. The property has three all-season buildings, including an 1828 Cape built for the families of two sea captain brothers, with all the period detail and trimmings of a Wyeth painting. Learn more about this rustic Maine estate for sale here.
Offered at $1,550,000
Represented by Glenn Jonsson
Set on 250 private acres in a secluded valley overlooking the backside of the Saddleback range and the High Peaks of Maine, this antique farmstead features an absolutely charming 1800’s Cape that was moved, reconstructed, and set on this stunning location in the 1960s. The in-ground pool features much privacy and views of the mountains and landscaping. With no busy roads and set down a private lane, this antique retreat is incredibly rare and unique. Learn more about this Maine farmhouse for sale here.
Offered at $899,000
Represented by Tammy Ruda
This historic homestead on 40 acres in Belgrade was originally built in 1826. The expansive property includes 5 fireplaces and original historic details throughout including whaling oars, a beehive oven with a built-in gun powder closet for muzzleloaders, and an 18th century cast iron insert from Italy. Learn more about this Maine farmhouse for sale here.