Chase Tavern Farm (www.ChaseTavernFarm.net) is an exceptional property on 135 acres--it is truly a rare find. In addition to the beautiful 1760's home, this private estate offers fields & pastures; three barns; a forest with miles of established trails with footbridges over streams; & myriad opportunities for farming & outdoor recreation. As evidenced by its history as a tavern a couple of hundred years ago and a thriving alpaca farm for the past twenty years, it is well-suited for many uses. Enjoy the benefits of living in an antique home with many new & energy efficient improvements.
ANTIQUE HOME ATTRIBUTES & FEATURES
The grand 1767 farmhouse has had significant recent structural improvements: brand new custom nine-over-six pane windows; new insulation; and all new clapboards and shingles, too! Original period attributes including wide pine floors, exposed beams, and original staircase and newel post. These antique features are complimented by an attractive over-sized kitchen with newer energy-efficient appliances, cathedral ceiling with exposed beams, and atrium doors that lead to a substantial wrap-around deck— perfect for entertaining large groups of family and friends. Other improvements include two beautifully designed & newly renovated full bathrooms. There is a center wrap-around chimney with three 3 fireplaces, and a side chimney with two fireplaces. Nine rooms and five bedrooms--all with pastoral views.
The property abuts about 50 acres of undeveloped land, which provides additional privacy. Wildlife abounds in the back fields and old orchards. Enjoy horseback riding, bird watching, hunting, skiing, snowmobiling, snow shoeing, hiking, or four-wheeling in the privacy of your own private park/playground.
To view photos and learn more about Chase Tavern Farm, and the marvelous Midcoast area, please visit www.ChaseTavernFarm.net Enjoy "the way life should be" in Maine while living in Bowdoin. Located minutes from I-295, it is convenient to Bath/Brunswick; Augusta; Lewiston/Auburn; and all that Midcoast Maine has to offer. Portland and the International Jetport (PWM) are only a 45-minute drive. Daily train service from Brunswick to Boston & beyond on the Amtrack Downeaster. Chase Tavern Farm is offered at $595,000 (MLS 1124014) and is shown by appointment. Also offered with 64.5 acres, for $454,000 (MLS 1124018).