Gorgeous custom built waterfront log home for sale in Ashland, Maine, Aroostook County. Home is located 25 miles due west of Presque Isle, Maine on the edge of the great northern Maine woods, the largest free-standing forested area east of the Mississippi. One hour south of Fort Kent, the end of the great Route 1 with Edmunston, Canada, across the border to the North.
Home was built in 2008 by two local Maine natural log home craftsmen, Bruce Stadig and Jim Umphrey, known for their quality craftsmanship. All logs are hand hewn with artisan details that are all superior to any kit homes you could purchase.
Presque Isle is serviced by daily non-stop jet flights on United Airlines from Newark, NJ International Airport.
Home is 1700 sq ft, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, with a large open floor plan. Kitchen area features three-inch live edge pine island.
Radiant heat throughout first floor keeps cabin cozy in the coldest of winter days. Included with home is a fully heated detached garage/workshop with upstairs office and storage.
This home sits on 12+ wooded acres with 1000 foot frontage on the Aroostook River with expansive views from home. Exterior construction consists of 17-inch Spruce logs and cedar shingles. Interior walls are both tongue and groove cedar and drywall. Large river rock fireplace with gas insert, gas oven and stovetop complement the all custom built cabinets and work areas utilizing locally sourced woods and stones. Tile floors throughout downstairs and natural pine floor in great room. Home sits on large dry cellar, which houses gas furnace and water system and also adds a great space for storage.
This year round home boasts a warm adjoining glass enclosed heated second living area as an extension of the great room, overlooking the river and surrounding woods. Very private. Lovely landscaping includes apple trees and lovely gardens. Both summer and winter sports include kayaking, canoeing, trout fishing, hunting, golf courses, and snowmobiling with over a thousand miles of trails.
This is truly a gem of a home. It offers a tranquil retreat and a comfortable lifestyle found only in special parts of the world.
Offering at $475,000
For further information on this tremendous opportunity please contact the home owner, Christina Hay, at 239.464.6534.