About This 1917 Devereux Cottage In Islesboro Maine
The Devereux Cottage is a historic waterfront property on Islesboro occupying 4.39± acres with 359± feet of shorefront and excellent western facing views over Gilkey Harbor to Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills. Built in 1917, this seasonal residence exhibits many original details such as exposed wood beams, arched doorways, fireplace mantels and a unique staircase that all work together to create interesting and appealing historic character.
The house has a total of twelve bedrooms – a master, six spacious guest bedrooms and five smaller bedrooms – and over 7,000± square feet of living space. Most of the rooms have excellent water views and there are seven wood-burning fireplaces throughout the home. The landscape includes well-maintained lawn with beautiful flowering gardens and stonework; and there is a brand new 150± foot deep-water pier with a ramp and float on Gilkey Harbor. The 4.39± acres includes 2.2± acres on the water with the house and 2.19± acres of undeveloped land on the other side of the road that promotes privacy.