Greenlawn $4,250,000

Sited prominently in the heart of West Street's Historic District, Greenlawn is an exquisitely restored, oceanfront cottage offering commanding views of Frenchman Bay and Bar Island. This incredible, shingle-style home has been lovingly and completely renovated with superior craftsmanship and amazing attention to detail. Originally built in 1887, the grand, year-round cottage has large windows that fill the interior spaces with wonderful natural light and frame the sweeping views of the bay. Amenities include 6 en-suite bedrooms, a 1-bedroom guest apartment, 9 fireplaces, and a delightful gourmet kitchen with an 8-burner Viking range, Sub-Zero refrigerator, custom cabinetry and honed granite counters. The large master suite offers two walk-in closets, dual master bathrooms and a separate wood-paneled den with a fireplace. Wonderful floor plan is ideal for entertaining with large living room with fireplace, a library with mahogany paneling and book shelves, a formal dining room and a delightful, 4-season sun room with a fireplace and wet bar. Many of the common rooms have access to the large blue stone terrace overlooking the water and lovely grounds. A lush lawn with colorful perennial gardens gently slopes to the ocean's edge, with a gravel beach at lower tides. Greenlawn enjoys a wonderful in-town location and is just seconds from restaurants, shops, Acadia National Park and all Bar Harbor amenities. Equipped with high-speed internet, Greenlawn is the perfect summer or year-round home.The extensive renovation included bringing the interior spaces down to the studs, structural improvements, a new roof, heating system and air conditioning and all new Marvin windows replicating the window design of the original cottage. It is essentially a brand new home with modern amenities that retains the original features and design of a grand Bar Harbor cottage of yesteryear. Greenlawn is a superior property, truly in better condition today than when it was built.
General Amenities
Interior Amenities
Appliance Amenities

Beds : 7
Baths : 10
Sq Ft : 8,816
Acreage +/- : 0.94
Heat : Baseboard,Forced Air,Heat Pump,Hot Water,Multi-Zones
Cooling : Central Air,Heat Pump
Fuel : Gas Bottled,Oil
Siding : Shingle Siding
Roof : Other
Tax : $26,177
Year Built : 1887
Zoning : Historic/Shoreland
View : Scenic
Style : Cottage
Garage Type : No
Waterfront : Yes
Mt. Desert, Maine
123 West Street
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609
County: Hancock
Zip Code: 04609
Sale Type: Sold
MLS #: 1470402
Category: Single Family