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Kennebunk Agent’s Home Featured on Places & Spaces

Lords Point

 

 

 

Certified International Property Specialist, Betsy Coughlan’s, special Lords Point home was recently featured on Maine Life Media’s Places & Spaces, Season 3, Episode 2. The story about how Betsy acquired the home and the details of the exquisite remodel start about 11:51 mins. The views really are breath-taking.

Places & Spaces is a real estate segment featured on Maine Life Media with Erin Ovalle, celebrating the joys of Maine living. It’s one of our favorite channels on Youtube! Mainers can also watch the show on local cable.

Betsy Coughlan has lived and worked in seven cities on three continents around the world including Montreal, Fontainebleau, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. Her goal is to bring the world to your doorstep, combining the local knowledge of a Southern Maine Resident with the quality service and global outlook of an international life. Betsy may be reached at our Kennebunk office.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty is Maine’s leading luxury and lifestyle property company, with more than 80 agents and 5 offices serving Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire communities.

Offices Located at:

150 Port Road, Lower Village, Kennebunk, ME 04043
207.967.0934

2 City Center, Portland, ME 04101
207.780.8900

141 Maine Street, Brunswick, ME 04011
207.729.2820

46 Bay View Street, Camden, ME 04843
207.230.1003

170 Main St, Damariscotta, ME 04543
207.563.2775 

 

Own Your Own Beach – Maine Real Estate

Dreaming of summer and walks on the beach? Enjoy this collection of Maine real estate for sale, showcasing everything from a historic hotel to homes, cottages, and buildable lots. Whether you prefer an oceanfront beach, sheltered harbor beach, or a lakefront beach, these 15 featured listings will get you dreaming of peaceful settings or sand between your toes.

1 – Southwest Harbor

Commercial for Sale at 20 Claremont Road Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679 United States

Commercial for Sale at 20 Claremont Road Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679 United States

The historic Claremont Hotel in Southwest Harbor has provided refuge for visitors to Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, and Mount Desert Island each summer since 1884. Overlooking the mouth of Somes Sound, this incredible 7+ acre shorefront resort includes 50 separate rentable units, the historic hotel with 24 guest rooms, the Phillips House with 6 private inn-style rooms, Rowse House and ALM, two spectacular shorefront cottages, and 11 additional cottages surrounding the property some with ocean views, all with fireplaces, decks and kitchenettes. The Hotel has been owned and operated by the same family for over 50 years. On-site facilities include Xanthus Restaurant and bar, a deepwater dock, 11 private moorings, the Boathouse Restaurant, clay tennis court, two tournament-class croquet courts, & a meeting room. There are two additional residences for staff housing off the property. A wonderful opportunity to be only the 5th owner of this incredible property in its 135-year history.

Commercial for Sale at 20 Claremont Road Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679 United States

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2 – Cape Elizabeth

Single Family Homes for Sale at 21-15 Reef Road Cape Elizabeth, Maine 04107 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 21-15 Reef Road Cape Elizabeth, Maine 04107 United States

Custom built in 2015, Whales Watch offers stunning Ocean views from nearly every room. This outstanding property includes a classic 4,700 square foot Shingle Style Main House, 2,850 square foot Guest House renovated in 2018, and luxurious outdoor living areas with infinity pool, spa, complete alfresco kitchen and pool cabana all perfectly sited to capture the Ocean crashing over the rocks at Trundy Point. The Main House exudes timeless sophistication featuring premium finishes of Calacatta marble, Brazillian Ipe decking, Mahogany, Whitewashed Fir beams, and dramatic vaulted ceilings. The unparalleled attention to detail and professionally curated furnishings and artwork are both elegant and functional. The Main House opens up to lush landscaping and the finest in outdoor living. Ocean views and custom fiber optic lights illuminating the pool terrace and outdoor kitchen complete the perfect setting for entertaining family and friends. Whales Watch is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to own in sought after Cape Elizabeth. Steps from Trundy Point Beach, with a cove perfect for swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, and more. This nearly 2-acre private retreat only a short drive from Portland, being offered complete with custom-designed furnishings and artwork, is truly move-in ready.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 21-15 Reef Road Cape Elizabeth, Maine 04107 United States

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3 – Rockport

Single Family Homes for Sale at 43 Sea Street Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 43 Sea Street Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

This extraordinary home is prominently situated on Rockport Harbor with a fantastic private ramp and float, spectacular grounds, and every amenity you could want. Built in 2005, and impeccably updated and maintained by the current owner, this 4,664 square foot home features 4 bedrooms each with its own private bathroom. The kitchen, dining, and living areas are banked with large windows that stream with sunlight and afford fabulous water views. There are two separate office areas, a large sun porch, a game/exercise room, two waterside decks, as well as a lower level covered patio with a ceiling fan, and a screened harbor front gazebo perfect for entertaining. There is also an outdoor hot tub on a separate platform deck. The grounds are beautifully landscaped with lovely rock work and mature garden areas with irrigation, as well as a large and flat front yard at the shore. The landscape also affords great privacy, yet with unobstructed water views. The house has a great flow and well-appointed rooms with in-floor radiant heat and central air conditioning. There is also an attached heated two-car garage and two wood-burning fireplaces, as well as an outdoor fire pit. This is a remarkable home and a very rare offering of a newer waterfront home in Rockport’s finest neighborhood.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 43 Sea Street Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

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4 – Raymond

Single Family Homes for Sale at 58 Mystic Cove Road Raymond, Maine 04071 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 58 Mystic Cove Road Raymond, Maine 04071 United States

Spectacular Shingle-style retreat situated on 52.8 acres with 550 ft. of waterfront, including a private sand beach, on Sebago Lake’s pristine Jordan Bay. Exceptional attention to detail: 5 bedrooms (5 bedroom septic), 5.5 bathrooms, stone fireplace, screened porch, boat dock, and 2 lifts, sauna, furnished and ready for your enjoyment!

Single Family Homes for Sale at 58 Mystic Cove Road Raymond, Maine 04071 United States

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5 – Kennebunk

Single Family Homes for Sale at 8 Lords Point Road Kennebunk, Maine 04043 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 8 Lords Point Road Kennebunk, Maine 04043 United States

Spectacular bold oceanfront property on coveted Lords Point. Beautifully updated with fine finishes and modern amenities throughout. Enjoy the Kennebunk and Kennebunkport lifestyle in this fabulous 4-bedroom 3 1/2-bath home with a well-planned 3557 sqft floorplan. Majestic views of the Atlantic Ocean from every room. Master suite with a private seaside balcony. Gaze at the sun rising up over the Atlantic. Listen to the sounds of the crashing waves and enjoy the smell of the fresh Maine Coast air from your private stone patio. You’ll feel at peace here. 2 lovely gas fireplaces-one in the Kitchen/Dining area, the other in the Grand Living Room-add ambiance and warmth. 3-season porch offers a quiet space for gazing out at the sea and enjoying the private conversation. Just steps to Mothers Beach, KBIA, and Webhannet Golf Club. 8 Lords Point is a quintessential Maine Coast home – one that is sure to create a lifetime of memories.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 8 Lords Point Road Kennebunk, Maine 04043 United States

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6 – Rockport

Single Family Homes for Sale at 100 Beauchamp Point Road Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 100 Beauchamp Point Road Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

Very rarely do homes like this come on the market, new construction on Beauchamp Point. Captain’s Cottage is a masterpiece on outer Rockport Harbor, crafted to the highest standards and built from the finest available materials. The home is beautifully situated in the middle of over three acres with wonderful gardens, specimen trees, and a fantastic vanishing edge swimming pool with a pool house and hot tub. The home is well very appointed with central air conditioning, radiant floor heat, first-floor master bedroom suite with a steam shower and soaking tub, as well as a first-floor guest suite, and three additional second-floor bedrooms. There is a great chef’s kitchen with a breakfast room, a formal dining room with exquisite wood trim detailing, a living room with a gas fireplace, a family room built from reclaimed heart pine wood, and a great exercise room on the lower level. Direct shore access, generous lawn areas surrounding the home, beautiful stone patio with fire pit, and front porch with porch swing all with wonderful views of outer Rockport Harbor and Penobscot Bay. A must-see for the discerning Buyer.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 100 Beauchamp Point Road Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

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7 – Islesboro

This picturesque, year-round waterfront home is nestled on the sought after island of Islesboro. It is privately set on 7+ acres, with 650 ft. of varied shorefront, a deep water dock in protected Seal Harbor, and thoughtful landscaping with views across Penobscot Bay to the Camden Hills. This home was custom-built to the highest standards, and exemplifies exquisite form and function, allowing for smooth transitions among the gracious formal and casual informal living and entertaining spaces, indoors and out. This home offers a generous master bedroom plus 4 additional bedrooms, some with windows seats, a sitting room with balcony, covered porch, and screened porch, a greenhouse, sunroom, a library with wood-burning fireplace and hand-built custom shelves and cabinets, living room with wood-burning fireplace, a formal dining room with custom built-lighted shelving, and kitchen with an AGA stove. Additional amenities include a home office, laundry room, radiant heat, whole-house generator, and 2-car garage.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 134 Big Tree Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

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8 – Wells – Drakes Island

Single Family Homes for Sale at 147 Island Beach Road Wells, Maine 04090 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 147 Island Beach Road Wells, Maine 04090 United States

With bold ocean views from Ogunquit to the Kennebunks and the sandy beach right outside of your door, this charming oceanfront home offers solid post and beam construction on coveted Drakes Island. It has plenty of room to entertain all your guests with its open-concept design welcoming ocean breezes. Stroll along over half a mile of gleaming, sandy beach, or simply relax and enjoy the panoramic views. With its four bedrooms, three full baths, and finished third floor, this home would be perfect as a vacation or income-producing property (with an established rental history) or, since one-floor living is possible, use it as your primary/retirement residence.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 147 Island Beach Road Wells, Maine 04090 United States

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9 – York

Single Family Homes for Sale at 23 Kings Road York, Maine 03909 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 23 Kings Road York, Maine 03909 United States

Contemporary cottage sited on one bold oceanfront acre with panoramic ocean views. 3 bedroom home with 2.5 baths, hurricane shutters, wrap-around deck, 2-car garage, and full basement. Views make it one of the most beautiful locations in York, Maine. Nearly 1700SF of one-floor living. Room for expansion. Live your oceanfront dream in a spectacular contemporary home only one hour to Boston, 15 minutes to Portsmouth, and 45 minutes to Portland.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 23 Kings Road York, Maine 03909 United States

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10 – Islesboro

Single Family Homes for Sale at 435 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 435 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Mainestay, located on the sought after island of Islesboro, is a private property well suited for Summer vacations and year-round living. Nestled in privacy on 9+/- well established and landscaped acres, this property boasts stunning westerly views of Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills, a well maintained and an easy house to live in, substantial and versatile boat barn with workshop, deep water dock, and 490+/- feet of sand and pebble beach. This contemporary style home offers fabulous sunsets from almost every window. Open concept living on the first floor with a master suite screened-in porch and expansive deck overlooking the water, powder room, and 2 car garage. The second floor provides another master suite, bedroom with deck, full bathroom, spacious artist studio/office with the potential to be a fourth bedroom.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 435 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

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11 – Owls Head

Single Family Homes for Sale at 15 Stonehurst Lane Owls Head, Maine 04854 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 15 Stonehurst Lane Owls Head, Maine 04854 United States

Charming seaside cottage on one of Maine’s true gems, Crescent Beach. Thoughtfully renovated, this beach front property has some of the best views up and down the coast. This is a fantastic area for kayaking and boating of any kind, Penobscot Bay becomes your playground!

Single Family Homes for Sale at 15 Stonehurst Lane Owls Head, Maine 04854 United States

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12 – Bristol

Single Family Homes for Sale at 308 Back Shore Road Bristol, Maine 04564 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 308 Back Shore Road Bristol, Maine 04564 United States

Paradise found in Round Pond! Relax and recharge on your sunrise deck overlooking Muscongus Sound where nature will provide the entertainment. The dynamic qualities of wildlife, fishing boats, and granite outcroppings are what make the Sound so breathtaking all day, every day. There are 420 feet of pristine shorefront where the sights and sounds of the ever-changing ocean are of unparalleled beauty. Six plus wooded acres seclude and protect this seven-room contemporary year-round cottage. It has a spacious open concept kitchen /dining/living room with a wood-burning fireplace stove, and a first-floor bedroom and bath with laundry. The loft offers a small office space, a bedroom, and bath while the lower level has two finished rooms and a bathroom. Round Pond village has a working harbor, restaurant, shops, and a country grocery store. A short drive takes you to the town of Damariscotta with its abundant resources.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 308 Back Shore Road Bristol, Maine 04564 United States

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13 – Islesboro

Single Family Homes for Sale at 1505 Meadow Pond Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 1505 Meadow Pond Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

This year-round waterfront home on Sprague’s Beach at Turtle Head Cove is well suited for most anyone – retire here, enjoy it as a second home, offer it as a vacation rental, or live in it year-round. Relish views of West Penobscot Bay from your expansive front lawn, covered front porch, & from almost every window. Venture out to your own beach & get on the water! Spend time relaxing, playing, gardening on your spacious lawn. Walk or bicycle up to Turtle Head preserve & trails. Easy living & entertaining in this home! First floor offers open concept design w/a gourmet kitchen at the center with direct access to the back deck, formal dining room, double living room w/fireplace & direct access to back deck & front covered porch & deck, a mud/laundry room & direct access to the spacious garage. Second floor offers three spacious bedrooms, incl. an ensuite Master bedroom & library/office w/fireplace. 9ft ceilings, wide & sweeping staircase & hallways, hardwood floors, crown molding throughout.

Single Family Homes for Sale at 1505 Meadow Pond Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

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14 – Islesboro

Land for Sale at M35L3C Meadow Pond Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

377 feet of frontage on Turtle Head Cove and contains 3.24 acres of mixed and tranquil woodlands ready for a new home near the shore. Subdivision road in place; lots of privacy! Perfect if you like the quiet times on the front porch! Sunrise and sunsets galore!

Land for Sale at M35L3C Meadow Pond Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

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15 – Islesboro

Land for Sale at M16 L4 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Waterfront parcel. Approximately 314 feet of beautiful sandy beach shore frontage on gently sloping 3.7 acres. Views!

Land for Sale at M16 L4 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

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Hardscapes, Patios, Decks & Backyards

Grassy backyards rolling to the ocean, picturesque views from decks, hardscaped patios in natural outcroppings, and rooftop decks: This collection of gorgeous homes is just a sample of ways to enjoy a backyard.

1 – Camden Harbor Views

Single Family Homes for Sale at 10 Beacon Avenue Camden, Maine 04843 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 10 Beacon Avenue Camden, Maine 04843 United States

A PLACE OF PEACE in the heart of Camden. This striking contemporary home is artistically situated on 7.9 acres of coastal landscape overlooking Camden Harbor and the islands of Penobscot Bay, providing a respite from the hectic world beyond. Privacy is yours within walking distance to town, the public beach and all that Camden village have to offer. Expansive views from every room let you experience the ever-changing light Maine is so well known for. Thoughtful design is coupled with exquisite craftsmanship throughout – from the soaring light-filled entry to more intimate spaces for gathering or private reflection. Inside and out, luxury meets elegant simplicity. Easy to live in with a first-floor master suite, a chef’s kitchen with a stunning view, an enclosed porch with a stone fireplace that extends the outdoor seasons, an elevator for convenience, and captivating stonework that surrounds the house and blends seamlessly with the natural landscape. A very special place to call home. Offered at $3,795,000

Single Family Homes for Sale at 10 Beacon Avenue Camden, Maine 04843 United States

For more listing information: 10 Beacon Avenue, Camden

2 – Cumberland Oceanfront

An exquisite waterfront estate as close to paradise as you will find. Privately sited on a beautiful peninsula in Yarmouth on 2.5 acres w/a 2 bdrm Carriage house, dock & tidal beach. With 1200 ft. of frontage, enjoy bold & expansive ocean views that include both sunrises…and sunsets. This Hamptons-style home has been completely renovated w/meticulous attention to detail, master craftsmanship & singular appointment. A chef’s kitchen offers refined cabinetry made of distressed alder wood, expansive island, custom range hood & 8-burner stove. A sunlit sitting area w/vaulted barn-wood ceiling opens to a bluestone corridor & family room with stone fireplace, curved bar, floor to ceiling wine cooler & beer tap. French doors lead to a patio bordered by flowering trees & gardens. Indulge in a luxurious MBR suite that overlooks Casco Bay on 3 sides & a spa-like bath. Memories will be made on a sprawling ocean-side lawn for white-tent parties. A rare world away experience just 20 minutes to Portland! Offered at $3,495,000

For more listing information: 337 Sea Meadows Lane, Yarmouth

3 – Camden Harbor

Single Family Homes for Sale at 26 Harbor Road Camden, Maine 04843 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 26 Harbor Road Camden, Maine 04843 United States

A Camden Harbor classic. In a beautifully designed, private setting with tennis court and 300 feet of waterfront, this gracious home is filled with refined spaces and natural light. A cook’s kitchen opens to a formal dining room with an adjacent patio for alfresco dining. A well-appointed cater’s kitchen enables entertaining with ease. Bedrooms with sweeping views, a private office, an oval library with hand-carved woodwork, and a cozy family room have created a unique lifestyle for families over the decades. Offered at $3,390,000

Single Family Homes for Sale at 26 Harbor Road Camden, Maine 04843 United States

For more listing information: 26 Harbor Road, Camden

4 – Islesboro Waterfront

Single Family Homes for Sale at 134 Big Tree Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 134 Big Tree Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

This picturesque, year-round waterfront home is nestled on the sought after island of Islesboro. It is privately set on 7+ acres, w/ 650 ft. of varied shorefront, a deep water dock in protected Seal Harbor, and thoughtful landscaping w/ views across Penobscot Bay to the Camden Hills. This home was custom-built to the highest standards, and exemplifies exquisite form and function, allowing for smooth transitions among the gracious formal and casual informal living and entertaining spaces, indoors and out. This home offers a generous master bedroom plus 4 additional bedrooms, some w/ windows seats, a sitting room w/ balcony, covered porch, and screened porch, a greenhouse, sunroom, a library w/ wood burning fireplace and hand-built custom shelves and cabinets, living room w/ wood-burning fireplace, a formal dining room w/ custom built-lighted shelving, and kitchen with an AGA stove. Additional amenities include a home office, laundry room, radiant heat, whole-house generator, and 2-car garage. Offered at $2,850,000

Single Family Homes for Sale at 134 Big Tree Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

For more listing information: 134 Big Tree Lane, Islesboro

5 – Portland Townhouse

Condominiums for Sale at 50 India Street 2 Portland, Maine 04101 United States

Private townhouse-style single residential condo unit has never been lived in and is fully furnished. Spacious rooftop deck with gas fire pit overlooking Portland’s India St. neighborhood and working waterfront. 50 India St. provides the space and appointments more commonly found in luxury properties in Boston or New York with all the lifestyle advantages of being in Portland. The setting, views, and dramatic sunlight from all levels throughout the unit make this the ideal property whether working from home or enjoying an active outdoor lifestyle with robust biking and hiking trails, kayaking, boating, and parks all in the neighborhood. As the only residential unit in the building, 50 India St. provides the outdoor space, privacy, and easy access to all Portland offers. Furnishings are included for turnkey occupancy. Offered at $1,795,000

For more listing information: 50 India Street, Portland

6 – Rockport Harbor

Single Family Homes for Sale at 1 Mechanic Street Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 1 Mechanic Street Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

Poised atop Rockport Harbor this well-sited, thoughtfully designed, custom-built home evokes a casual luxury lifestyle. Enveloped in history, 1 Mechanic pays homage to the harbor village, over which it looks, and exemplifies a sophisticated convergence of Arts and Crafts and Shingle style elements, which are meaningfully enhanced w/ Contemporary forms. At the center of the main floor is the home’s entertaining space w/ chef’s kitchen, dining room and large open living room, two-sided stone fireplace and doors opening to the terrace and fire pit overlooking the harbor. There is also an en suite bedroom, and powder room by the foyer. The second floor is designed for daily living with a master suite, a large workspace, a bar area, and reading alcove. The den/guest room with a fireplace is complete with a full bath. The ground level floor offers additional flexible use space, garage, mudroom, laundry room, and storage. Offered at $1,750,000

Single Family Homes for Sale at 1 Mechanic Street Rockport, Maine 04856 United States

For more listing information: 1 Mechanic Street, Rockport

7 – Islesboro Waterfront

Single Family Homes for Sale at 435 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 435 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Mainestay, located on the sought after island of Islesboro, is a private property well suited for Summer vacations and year-round living. Nestled in privacy on 9+/- well established and landscaped acres, this property boasts stunning westerly views of Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills, a well maintained and an easy house to live in, substantial and versatile boat barn with workshop, deep water dock, and 490+/- feet of sand and pebble beach. This contemporary style home offers fabulous sunsets from almost every window. Open concept living on the first floor with a master suite screened-in porch and expansive deck overlooking the water, powder room, and 2 car garage. The second floor provides another master suite, bedroom with deck, full bathroom, spacious artist studio/office with the potential to be a fourth bedroom. Offered at $1,100,000

Single Family Homes for Sale at 435 Ferry Road Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

For more listing information: 435 Ferry Road, Islesboro

8 – Islesboro

Single Family Homes for Sale at 147 Jenny's Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

Single Family Homes for Sale at 147 Jenny's Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

This year-round post and beam home is nestled in Islesboro’s sought after Dark Harbor neighborhood. Privately set amongst the trees and rock croppings with beautiful perennial gardens, this home provides private outdoor spaces and immediate access to one of Maine’s quintessential coastal beaches. Custom-built in 2002 with remarkable detail and to the highest standards by Maine’s Shelter Institute, this home is filled with light and provides accommodating spaces for easy living and entertaining – a spacious dining room, living room and family room. Amenities include a gas burning fireplace and wood burning stove, home office, mud and laundry room, and a 2-car garage with partially finished space above. 3 vaulted ceiling bedrooms with shuttered windows and ceiling fans, 2 baths. Good opportunity as rental property or guest home too! Offered at $875,000

Single Family Homes for Sale at 147 Jenny's Lane Islesboro, Maine 04848 United States

For more listing information: 147 Jenny’s Lane, Islesboro

 

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty is ranked in RISMedia’s 2020 Power Broker Report

Maine Real Estate (April 2020) – Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, Maine’s leading luxury property company, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, announced today that they have been ranked in RISMedia’s 2020 Power Broker Report.

RISMedia is the residential real estate industry’s definitive source for news and information for real estate’s most profitable and productive professionals–and all those looking to gain a competitive edge.

“We are very pleased to have cracked the top 600 real estate agencies in the United States,” states Chris Lynch, President/Founder of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. “It is not a simple feat in a small state like Maine. When you start and run a small company that continues to grow, you do not even realize the progress you are making until you look back and see from where we have come,” continues Lynch. “We made it into the top 1000 companies three years ago and have moved aggressively up in the rankings each of the past couple of years. This is an incredible tribute to our very talented agents and committed and professional support staff. We all take a great deal of pride in our work and it shows in our results,” concludes Lynch.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty ranked 570 in 2019 with a sales volume of just over $506 million, 828 transaction sides, and more than 80 full time agents.

The annual RISMedia Power Broker Report & Survey, (print and digital) the industry’s most comprehensive report ranking the top 1,000+ brokerages in the United States, by transaction sides and sales volume, is available now at http://rismedia.com/power-broker-survey-results-2020/.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty can be reached at 207.780.8900 and info@legacysir.com. Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, is Maine’s leading luxury and lifestyle property company with more than 80 agents and 5 offices serving Maine coastal communities from York County to Hancock County as well as Seacoast New Hampshire.

Offices Located at:

2 City Center, Portland, ME 04101 // 207.780.8900 (Greater Portland Maine Real Estate)

150 Port Road, Kennebunk, ME 04043 // 207.967.0934 (Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire Real Estate)

141 Maine Street, Brunswick, ME 04011 // 207.729.2820 (Mid Coast Maine Real Estate)

170 Main Street, Damariscotta 04543 // 207.563.2775 (Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta and Bristol Regions Real Estate)

46 Bay View Street, Camden, ME 04843 // 207.230.1003 (Rockland, Camden and North to Mount Desert Real Estate)

Chris Lynch Featured On The Grow Maine Show

Maine Real Estate (April 2020) – Tune in to listen to Chris Lynch, President of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty on The Grow Maine Show on WGAN 98.5 FM!

Listen here!

Chris talks about how Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty became Maine’s Leading Luxury Property Company. From its inception in 2006, Chris has grown the company from its 6 founding brokers to more than 80 Maine and New Hampshire based real estate agents and 5 offices serving Coastal Communities from Rye, NH to Jonesport, ME. In recent years he has expanded to the Western Lakes and Mountains in addition to our ability to serve the New Hampshire Seacoast. In this time of great transition, Chris is leading his company in new ways.

After 17 years on Wall Street, Chris gave up his role as a Managing Director, Principle and Global Head of the Investment Grade Bond Department at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette. Prior to that he held positions in Investment Banking and Debt Capital Markets at Kidder Peabody, Credit Suisse and Solomon Smith Barney. During this time, he had the opportunity to live in New York City, Brooklyn NY, London England and New Canaan CT. Chris had a vision to change the way luxury property was bought and sold in Maine and developed a model which is more friendly to the majority of buyers and led him to found the company in the midst of the last downturn. That experience has helped him lead in these times.

A graduate of Bates College (ME) and Andover High School (MA), Chris has a passion for the coast of Maine. Chris and his wife Laura have resided in Cape Elizabeth for 18-years and have 4 children: Andrew (26). Jake (25), Emily (23) and Alexandra (18).

Chris serves on the Finance Committee at Maine Medical Center, and is active with several charitable organizations in Maine. He has also served on the Board for the Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce, the Board of Directors for Maine Listings, the Kieve-Wavus Education Foundation, and the Board of Assessment Review for the Town of Cape Elizabeth.

In his free time, Chris enjoys golf, boating in Casco Bay, skiing at Sugarloaf and paddle tennis.

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Working from Home | Home Offices

Working from home? These gorgeous Maine homes are sure to meet your needs…and more.

1 – Windledge Farm

A one-of-a-kind dream home that will take your breath away. Set upon 340 acres, Windledge Farm was designed to be the premier, state-of-the-art equine estate in Maine. The compound features awe-inspiring views of Mount Abraham, Sugarloaf Mountain and the surrounding high peaks of western Maine with unparalleled privacy. The stunning 4,500 SF contemporary home features an open layout w/ gourmet kitchen, master suite, guest room, library, great room, and much more. The home offers the highest quality technology, yet presents the perfect canvas for displays of objects d’art. The 8-stall Knickerbocker stable includes a manager’s office and guest quarters, masterfully blending top-of-the-line technology with old-world craftsmanship. A 5 bay barn with hoist and hay storage,10 paddocks,4 turnout pastures, and an 18-acre hayfield complete the offering. 30 minutes from Sugarloaf Mountain and Rangeley Lake. This is a property you must see to truly experience. 3D video tour available upon request.

The views from this home office are incredible!

For more information on 402 Baker Hill Road Freeman Twp, Maine

 

2 – Architect Designed in Owls Head

This beautiful coastal Maine residence, sitting in a private subdivision on a very private lot is an extremely rare find! Designed by an award-winning architect, this charming home has all the amenities you could dream of – 3 ensuite bedrooms including a first floor master with his and hers bath areas, a custom chef’s kitchen, soaring great room with fireplace, rosewood paneled home office, game room, workshop, and cozy guest quarters situated over the garage. Outdoors, the grounds are beautifully landscaped, with perennials and hardscaping situated to fill the eye with color. The waterfront is accessible with a gravel beach – the perfect spot for lobster cookouts. And the view from the barrel-vaulted ceiling porch will take your breath away. The subdivision offers features such as tennis courts and a large permanent pier and deep water dock. You get all the benefits of having access to the water without any of the headaches of maintenance. Best of all, you are close to all the benefits of the mid-coast region. Just minutes from Rockland, you can enjoy fine dining, shopping, and the arts. The Knox County airport is also close by, with direct flights to Boston – giving you easy access to the property. Our 3D virtual tour is available, allowing you to view this home from the comfort of yours. The owners have put a lot of love into this home, but it is time for them to move on. Don’t let this property slip away!

This rosewood paneled office is inviting and rivals most out-of-home offices.

Click here for more info on 23 Garthgannon Rd, Owls Head, Maine

 

3 – Camden Harbor Classic


A Camden Harbor classic. In a beautifully designed, private setting with tennis court and 300 feet of waterfront, this gracious home is filled with refined spaces and natural light. A cook’s kitchen opens to a formal dining room with an adjacent patio for alfresco dining. A well-appointed cater’s kitchen enables entertaining with ease. Bedrooms with sweeping views, a private office, an oval library with hand-carved woodwork, and a cozy family room have created a unique lifestyle for families over the decades.

This home office offers space to work, read and relax.

For more information on 26 Harbor Road, Camden, Maine

 

4 – Shingle-style in Phillips Farm, York

Panoramic bold ocean views, deeded rights to a private beach, and over 2 private acres in coveted Phillips Farm; this stunning, newly built shingle-style home has it all. 5 minutes from Perkins Cove and 2 minutes from the Cape Neddick Country Club. Enter the grand main entry to spacious ‘open-living’ featuring 10′ ceilings (first level), wide oak plank hardwood flooring, stone fireplace, and thoughtful finished spaces throughout. Enjoy views of the sea and fresh breezes from the farmer’s porch or your private 3-season screened-in porch. The primary suite bedroom includes its own oceanside deck for relaxing and soaking in the warm summer sun. A large deck area in the rear of the house overlooking a lush green lawn awaits your grilling and entertaining activities. Lovely open kitchen and dining areas. Six bedrooms and four and a half lovely baths. The second-floor family/media room is a perfect getaway area. Absolutely beautiful home in a stunning coastal Maine location.

This office off of the living room offers a central but tranquil space.

For more information on 7 Phillips Cove Road, York, Maine

 

5 – Northport Oceanfront


The charm of a traditional Shingle-style home is enhanced with an understated elegance that will complement the amazing ocean views from every room. Nearly 6000+sf 3BR/4.5 bath SMART home will enchant you from the moment you arrive with its formal paver block driveway and lush landscaping. Inside, the spacious rooms on the 1st floor open to a waterside deck that stretches across the entire back of the house. It is the perfect spot to relax and soak in the views. One end has a screened gazebo area off the kitchen, and the other has a hot tub outside the master suite. In between, there is a sheltered seating area with heat for chilly evenings and a piped-in sound system. The large great room & gourmet kitchen will make entertaining a delight. The 1st-floor master suite features a slide-out to the deck and hot tub, a propane fireplace, and an office area. With his & hers walk-in closets & master bath, this elegant area will be your retreat. The second floor features 2 additional private en-suite bedrooms. Other amenities include a fitness room, theater room, ocean view office, large workshop, outdoor shower, & steam shower. Custom touches are everywhere & the grounds have a beautiful mix of hardscapes & perennials for constant color. The private subdivision is conveniently located between Camden & Belfast and also provides a community dock for your boat & tennis courts. Come & see your oceanfront oasis!

This first floor home office is just one of the many amenities of this home.

For more information on 54 Catching Cove Road, Northport, Maine

 

6 – Deep Waterfrontage in Surry

Stunning and secluded, this all-season 4 BR, 3.5 BA home is located on 26+ acres with 385′ of deep water frontage on Morgan Bay with westerly views to Blue Hill. Built in 2008, a bright, inviting atmosphere has been created through exceptional interior architectural detail and design of the 4,500 sq. ft. shingle style cottage. Distinctive features include a state-of-the-art chef’s kitchen, gorgeous master suite on the main level, private guest suite, 3-season sunroom, 2 fireplaces, indoor Endless pool, and gym w/ sauna. Family room with a wood stove makes for a wonderful entertainment or creative space. Attached 2-car garage, 2 decks, central air, whole house generator, abundant storage throughout, and impeccable grounds top the list of amenities. Situated 15 ft above the shore allows for effortless access to the 2 moorings and beach below. Concepts of universal design promote aging in place to ensure a lifetime of enjoyment, making WHALE ROCK COTTAGE a truly exceptional seaside retreat.

This spacious first floor home office opens to the backyard so you can stretch your legs.

For more information on 112 Whale Road Lane, Surry, Maine

 

7 – Gorgeous Kennebunk Post & Beam


You will step into luxury when you enter this flawless Post and Beam condominium located in the heart of Kennebunk. This impeccably restored Carriage House boasts elegance, beauty, and style. You will love every corner of this home with its stunning windows, vaulted ceilings, exposed beams, impeccable wood floors, beautifully tiled bathrooms, a fabulous art studio/loft, air conditioning, and so much more! It’s 2 sided fireplace opens to the dining area as well as to the master bedroom. With a beautiful outdoor patio, you can enjoy both the inside and outside. The homeowner was a professional interior designer for 25 years. This is an absolutely fabulous offering! Don’t wait!

This stunning carriage house offers an office with built-ins.

Click here for more info on 5 Nasons Ct, Unit 5, Kennebunk, ME 04043

Amy Farrell Joins Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty

Maine Real Estate (April 2020) – Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, Maine’s leading luxury property company, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, announced today that Amy Farrell has joined their Portland, Maine team to represent the Casco Bay Islands.

“It has been so impressive to see how Amy has grown the Great Diamond Island real estate market,” states Chris Lynch, President of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. “She has kept her unique and beautiful properties front and center and can now access the Sotheby’s International Realty network. Her clients will benefit from the kind of exposure we provide, and Amy is a great new addition to our Maine real estate team,” Lynch concludes.

Amy spent time summering with her family in Maine in her younger years. She and her husband, living in Texas at the time, purchased a summer home at Diamond Cove on Great Diamond Island. Soon after, they purchased the Diamond Cove General Store, and Amy operated the seasonal store for several years. During that time, she received her real estate license and became a Broker for a local boutique firm. She ran a successful branch office on the island for 10 years.

“I am excited to join Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty and represent a premier real estate company with expertise in waterfront and luxury properties,” explains Amy Farrell. “I am eager to continue brokering on Great Diamond Island with such a prominent firm that provides marketing and technology resources with far-reaching potential,” concludes Farrell.

Amy is an experienced Real Estate Broker with a demonstrated history of working with buyers and sellers of historic and waterfront property, buildable lots, and vacation rentals. Her full-time presence on the island and passion for the community allows her to provide unparalleled personal service for all her clients real estate needs. She continues to own and operate Great Diamond Rentals, a vacation home rental company on the island.

Amy Farrell can be reached directly at 207.233.0033 or by email at afarrell@legacysir.com.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, is Maine’s leading luxury and lifestyle property company with more than 70 agents and 5 offices serving Maine coastal communities from York County to Hancock County as well as Seacoast New Hampshire.

Offices Located at:

2 City Center, Portland, ME 04101 // 207.780.8900 (Greater Portland Maine Real Estate)

150 Port Road, Kennebunk, ME 04043 // 207.967.0934 (Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire Real Estate)

141 Maine Street, Brunswick, ME 04011 // 207.729.2820 (Mid Coast Maine Real Estate)

170 Main Street, Damariscotta 04543 // 207.563.2775 (Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta and Bristol Regions Real Estate)

46 Bay View Street, Camden, ME 04843 // 207.230.1003 (Rockland, Camden and North to Mount Desert Real Estate)

Linda Jonas Joins Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty

Maine Real Estate (April 2020) – Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, Maine’s leading luxury property company, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, announced today that Linda Jonas has joined their Mount Desert Island team.

“We are so pleased to have Linda join our team,” states Chris Lynch, President of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. “She has a proven track record of success, and it is terrific to have another strong agent joining our impressive presence in the Mount Desert, Bar Harbor and Northeast Harbor markets. Her in depth knowledge of these beautiful real estate markets will be very valuable to our ongoing success,” Lynch concludes.

Linda was born and raised in the Philadelphia area and first came to Maine on a trip up the coast more than 35 years ago. She and her family fell in love with Mount Desert Island and began spending summers in Northeast Harbor that very year.

Her interest in real estate turned into a career in 1987 and Linda has been a presence in the Mount Desert Island luxury market ever since. She is known for her expertise with top tier luxury and waterfront properties on Mount Desert Island, but enjoys helping people buy or sell property at every price level. She is highly respected and recognized by her peers and clients alike for her level of professionalism, integrity and keen real estate knowledge. She places great importance on delivering exceptional personal service to her Buyer and Seller clients, expertly guiding them from the beginning of their real estate transaction to a successful end, making it a positive experience for all. Her real estate experience includes 12 years as a licensed appraiser, giving her particular skills in pricing, marketing and negotiating the sale of properties in the unique market of coastal Maine, to benefit both buyer and seller clients. Many of Linda’s clients are referrals from former clients, which is the greatest compliment a realtor can receive.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty is continually embracing the latest technology, marketing tools and agent support, while maximizing the power of the Sotheby’s affiliation, which has led to their success as a market leader,” explains Linda Jonas. “I am excited to be joining Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty and to be able to offer these benefits to my clients, to provide them with the best possible real estate results and experience when buying or selling property in our unique and beautiful part of Maine,” she concludes.

Linda resides in Northeast Harbor and enjoys spending time with her three sons, their spouses and five granddaughters, as well as golf, cooking, needlepoint, and travel.

Linda Jonas can be reached directly at 804.398.8116 or by email at ljonas@legacysir.com.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, is Maine’s leading luxury and lifestyle property company with more than 70 agents and 5 offices serving Maine coastal communities from York County to Hancock County as well as Seacoast New Hampshire.

Offices Located at:

2 City Center, Portland, ME 04101 // 207.780.8900 (Greater Portland Maine Real Estate)

150 Port Road, Kennebunk, ME 04043 // 207.967.0934 (Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire Real Estate)

141 Maine Street, Brunswick, ME 04011 // 207.729.2820 (Mid Coast Maine Real Estate)

170 Main Street, Damariscotta 04543 // 207.563.2775 (Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta and Bristol Regions Real Estate)

46 Bay View Street, Camden, ME 04843 // 207.230.1003 (Rockland, Camden and North to Mount Desert Real Estate)

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands into Cyprus

MADISON, N.J. (October 8, 2019) – Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced its expanding presence in Europe with the opening of Cyprus Sotheby’s International Realty.

Cyprus Sotheby’s International Realty is owned and led by Andrey Manukovskiy, chairman, and Anastasia Yianni, chief executive officer, who have practiced real estate in Cyprus for 19 years. Cyprus Sotheby’s International Realty is located in Pafos and will serve the luxury residential markets of Limassol, Pafos, Nicosia, Larnaca and Agia Napa.

“Cyprus continues to attract high-net-worth individuals from a variety of markets around the world due to its strategic location and high quality, high yield investment opportunities,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer, Sotheby’s International Realty. “Andrey and Anastasia have a strong understanding and passion for the luxury real estate, and we are proud to welcome them as an affiliate in Cyprus.”

“The luxury real estate market in Cyprus continues to grow due to the appeal of the Mediterranean lifestyle, the sunny climate and our hospitable culture, said Anastasia Yianni. “From a global perspective, we are noticing interest from Europe, China, India, and Russia. Aligning our company with the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand will further enable us to provide a tailor-made approach to the needs and requirements for each of our clients. Our company culture is based on expertise and a tradition of customer service and our integration to the Sotheby’s International Realty network will enable us to continue this approach on a global scale with unparalleled marketing and exposure.”

The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 23,000 affiliated independent sales associates located in nearly 1,000 offices in 71 countries and territories worldwide. In 2018, the brand achieved a record global sales volume of $112 billion USD. Cyprus Sotheby’s International Realty listings are marketed on the sothebysrealty.com global website. In addition to the referral opportunities and widened exposure generated from this source, the firm’s brokers and clients will benefit from an association with the Sotheby’s auction house and worldwide Sotheby’s International Realty marketing programs. Each office is independently owned and operated.

About Sotheby’s International Realty
Sotheby’s International Realty was founded in 1976 as a real estate service for discerning clients of Sotheby’s auction house. Today, the company’s global footprint spans nearly 1,000 offices located in 71 countries and territories worldwide, including 43 company-owned brokerage offices in key metropolitan and resort markets. In February 2004, Realogy entered into a long-term strategic alliance with Sotheby’s, the operator of the auction house. The agreement provided for the licensing of the Sotheby’s International Realty name and the development of a franchise system. The franchise system is comprised of an affiliate network, where each office is independently owned and operated. Sotheby’s International
Realty supports its affiliates and agents with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Affiliates and agents also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744. For more information, visit www.sothebysrealty.com.

The affiliate network is operated by Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC, and the company-owned brokerages are operated by Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. Both entities are subsidiaries of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC and Sotheby’s International Realty Inc., both fully support the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act.

Beth Taylor Joins Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty

Portland Maine Real Estate (July 2019)Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, Maine’s leading luxury property company, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, announced today that Beth Taylor has joined their Portland office.

Beth joins as an Assistant Vice President, specializing in the Casco Bay area and Greater Portland communities. Her professional experience, energy, and local roots in Maine afford clients a rewarding and customized experience – whether marketing and listing a current home or helping a client purchase a new residence.

“We are very pleased to have Beth join our team. She is a terrific addition to our Portland office which ranks among the top offices in Maine,” states Chris Lynch, President of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. “She brings a depth of local market knowledge with a very strong client service background,” concludes Lynch.

Drawing from her experience as a 35-year resident of Falmouth and as a sales and marketing professional for a Fortune 50 Company, Beth offers clients unique community insights. Her value proposition resonates for many reasons – her market awareness, negotiation skills, localized insights and networking, attention to all relevant details, and a calm demeanor that supports collaboration and execution. Helping people find the right fit in the communities where she has lived, worked and recreated for decades, proves to be natural as well as rewarding.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty is the best opportunity for me to further my real estate career,” says Beth Taylor. “I love the focus on service and presenting homes above and beyond even the highest expectations. We have so many beautiful marketing options and tools to offer our clients that make our homes shine,” concludes Taylor.

Beth Taylor can be reached directly at 207.807.0170 or by email at btaylor@legacysir.com.

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk, Brunswick, Damariscotta, and Camden, is Maine’s leading luxury and lifestyle property company with more than 70 agents and 5 offices serving Maine coastal communities from York County to Hancock County as well as Seacoast New Hampshire.

Offices Located at:

2 City Center, Portland, ME 04101 // 207.780.8900 (Greater Portland Maine Real Estate)

150 Port Road, Kennebunk, ME 04043 // 207.967.0934 (Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire Real Estate)

141 Maine Street, Brunswick, ME 04011 // 207.729.2820 (Mid Coast Maine Real Estate)

170 Main Street, Damariscotta 04543 // 207.563.2775 (Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta and Bristol Regions Real Estate)

46 Bay View Street, Camden, ME 04843 // 207.230.1003 (Rockland, Camden and North to Mount Desert Real Estate)