The Maine House
The Maine HouseBlue Hill, Maine 04614
Dramatic, oceanfront contemporary home perched on the rocks with incredible views of Blue Hill Bay, mountains and islands. Located at the end of a private lane off Parker Point Road - a beautiful area coveted for its incredible views and lovely oceanfront estates. The architect-designed stone and wood home boasts an open concept floor plan ideal for entertaining, cathedral ceilings, four en-suite bedrooms, and walls of glass that fill the home with light and frame the beautiful views of the ocean and forest. There are three dramatic stone fireplaces in the home, all built with large rocks from nearby Long Island. Walls are accented with exposed stone and reclaimed barn wood. Glass doors off the Kitchen and the large Great Room lead to a curved oceanfront deck with 270 degree views of the bay, Canary Cove, Long Island, Mount Desert and Blue Hill Mountain. There is a large galley Kitchen with butcher block counter, fireplace and a sun-drenched Dining Area overlooking the water. The first floor Master Suite enjoys its own seaside balcony and two separate master bathrooms. The first floor also includes a Guest Suite and Laundry Room. A spiral staircase leads to a loft Guest Bedroom with a reading nook and and bathroom. The ocean view ground level of the home offers a large Game Room with unusual exposed granite, a sauna, Guest Bedroom and Bathroom.
The property's shore frontage is a mix of granite ledges with skipping stone beaches. There is a also a grassy picnic area that is the perfect spot for lobster bakes, beachcombing or launching kayaks or small boats. While the current home can accommodate large gatherings, there is the potential to build a second second dwelling on the property. The home has a wonderful rental history. Privately sited but a short distance from clubs, restaurants, shops and all village amenities.
Blue Hill is a vibrant coastal village that has been popular with summer rusticators, artists and musicians for more than a century. It is home to art galleries, a food co-op, restaurants, a hospital, an award-winning library, private yacht and country clubs and Kneisel Hall Chamber Music School. Blue Hill is about 20 minutes to Ellsworth and about a 50-minute drive to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park.