About This 1904 Lake Front House For Sale In Orland Maine
Perched on the rocks of pristine Craig Pond, Craigmere is a classic shingle-style Maine lake house, built in 1900 and cherished for generations by the same family. The cottage features a magnificent wrap around screen porch overlooking the water, bathed in sunlight and surrounded by evergreens and mountains. Beautifully handcrafted from stem to stern this home features two wood burning fireplaces in the living and dining rooms and four charming bedrooms with exposed beams and windows to the pond. Currently off the grid and powered by a generator with water drawn from the pond.
The shoreline of large sloping granite rocks provides the ideal launch for swimming and boating. Down the wooded path from Craigmere is a sweet one-room cabin with kitchenette and deck overlooking the pond. The land consists of two lots totaling 40 acres of woods and privacy with 1300′ of water frontage, and is set within 5,000 acres of protected wildlands. This exceptional property has the quality of feeling remote yet is close to wonderful hiking trails and amenities and attractions in Bucksport, the Blue Hill Peninsula, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park.Turn back time, escape to Maine and Craigmere to make memories that will last a lifetime.