With a private setting in a premium location on upper Bay View Street and a residence built to the highest standards, this 3.23± acre waterfront estate is one of the finest properties on the Maine coast.

The residence evokes a traditional, grand shingle-style cottage while incorporating the style and amenities expected in the finest contemporary residence. Sited to maximize spectacular views of Penobscot Bay and open ocean, the 9600± sq. ft. residence offers a practical, flowing floor plan and excellent proportions. With state-of-the-art fit and finish, the quality of craftsmanship is exemplary throughout the residence, which is as comfortable as it is elegant. Such features as reclaimed hardwood floors, coffered beadboard ceilings, custom trim, and imported tile provide tremendous character and warmth.
  • Spacious living and dining rooms with a central gas fireplace, bar, and built-ins
  • Kitchen with professional appliances, granite counters, custom cupboards, island, and eating area
  • Office, powder rooms, intimate seating areas, laundry also on first floor
  • Guest suites with bedrooms and luxuriant baths on first and second floors
  • "Twin masters" on second floor have glittering bay views, with 2 gorgeous bedrooms, a shared kitchen, walk-in closets, and a truly spectacular master bath including free-standing tile steam shower with water views
  • Large stone patio deck that wraps around the house and overlooks the bay
  • Patios, porches, and pergolas, plus an outdoor kitchen area with a convertible screened porch area and appliance garage/grill area ready to be finished
  • Full basement with utilities and storage rooms plus caretaker's office
  • Highest quality infrastructure and systems including sound and lighting, security, generator, Otis elevator
  • An attached three-car garage provides heated vehicle storage
  • Exquisite landscaping, with stone walls, lawns, flowering trees and shrubs, ornamentals, and perennials
  • 300± feet of bold granite shorefront

Property Details

ME1292
Shingle Style Cottage
Knox
2005
Terry Sortwell

Interior


Utilities

Presented By

Terry Sortwell

Luxury Real Estate Agent
207.236.3543
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Joseph Sortwell

Luxury Real Estate Agent
207.236.3543
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What We Love
About 260 BAY VIEW STREET

  • A house that was built to the highest standards with a basement and systems that have to be seen to be believed.
  • The spectacular sunrises over Penobscot Bay and open ocean.
  • Patios, porches and pergolas allow living spaces to flow outdoors in the warmer months
  • A private tennis court
  • A beautiful kitchen with open floor plan for entertaining on those warm summer days

You may be interested in these midcoast Maine waterfront estates:

Northeast Point
505 Main Road Islesboro, ME 04848
$4,995,000
REF# ME1204
Dark Harbor House
117 Jetty Road Islesboro, ME 04848
$3,950,000
REF# ME1347
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