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CASTINE: 68 Backshore Road: This light filled year round water front cottage has an open floor plan with lots of windows overlooking picturesque views of Wadsworth Cove and Penobscot Bay. The house has a unique floor plan which offers private spaces up and down throughout the home and some unique artistic features. The living, dining and kitchen area flow nicely and have lots of windows and doors with access to the spacious waterside deck. From inside or outside, one can enjoy the natural setting and scenic views of trees, gardens and the cove. The primary suite is on the top floor with a landing that is currently used as an office space, bedroom with high ceilings and doors to private balcony, full bath with separate water closet. House has had many improvements over the recent years and is in move-in condition, complete with automatic generator. A list of furnishings to convey is available to interested parties. Backshore Road is a private dead end lane which offers the perfect setting for reflection and relaxation. Priced well: $849,000 Closing date is flexible. Occupancy October 2024

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Basic Information

  • Documents Available Deed Public Access, Plot Plan Public Access

Tax Information

  • Tax Book Number 4289
  • Tax Lot12
  • Tax Map Number 2
  • Tax Year 2023
  • Taxes$5,900

Parking

  • Parking Features 1 - 4 Spaces, Gravel

Rooms

  • Bathroom3
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bath2
  • Half Baths1

Basic Information

  • Agent ID000690
  • Broker ID1735
  • Broker NameSaltmeadow Properties, Inc.
  • List Price$849,000
  • LocationTypeNear Country Club, Near Golf Course, Near Public Beach, Near Shopping, Near Town
  • Maine1583356
  • Modification Date03/06/2024
  • Property SubTypeSingle Family Residence
  • Virtual TourView Tour

Location

  • Address68 Back Shore Road
  • Building Number68
  • CountyHancock
  • DrivewayGravel
  • Latitude44.401708
  • Longitude-68.808898
  • StateME
  • StreetBack Shore Road
  • SubdivisionBackshore Road Association
  • TownCastine
  • Zip04421

Building

  • Above Grade Finished Area 1,448
  • Attached Garage YN Yes
  • BasementWalk-Out Access, Daylight, Finished, Full, Interior Entry
  • Below Grade Finished Area 288
  • Building ConstructionShingle Siding, Wood Frame
  • GarageYes
  • Garage Spaces1
  • Property StyleContemporary, Cottage
  • Rooms5
  • Year Built1968

Property

  • Building Area SourcePublic Records
  • Lot Size SourcePublic Records
  • Road FrontageAssociation, Dead End, Gravel/Dirt, Private
  • View Scenic
  • Water ViewYes

Interior

  • Interior Features Bathtub, Primary Bedroom w/Bath

Exterior

  • Exterior Shingle Siding
  • RoofMetal, Shingle

Utilities

  • Electric Circuit Breakers
  • Gas Bottled
  • Heat SystemHot Water, Baseboard
  • Heating FuelGas Bottled, Wood
  • Heating YN Yes
  • Sewer Private Sewer
  • Water HeaterOff Heating System
  • Water Source Private

Property Information

  • Acreage0.5
  • Lot Features
    • Landscaped
    • Near Golf Course
    • Near Public Beach
    • Near Shopping
    • Near Town
    • Open Lot
    • Rolling Slope
  • Lot Size Square Feet 21,780
  • Lot Size Units Acres
  • Patio And Porch Features Deck, Patio
  • Site Open, Rolling/Sloping, Well Landscaped
  • Square Feet1,736

Amenities

  • AmenitiesBathtub, Primary Bedroom w/Bath
  • Appliances IncludedDishwasher, Dryer, Gas Range, Microwave, Refrigerator
  • Mls StatusActive
  • Other Amenities
    • Basement
    • Beachfront
    • Fireplace
    • Garden
    • Water View
    • Waterfront

Water Body

  • Water Body NameWadsworth Cove and Penobscot Bay
  • Water Body TypeBay, Cove
  • Water Info Water Frontage Yes
  • WaterfrontYes
  • Waterfront Features Cove, Bay

Photos

  • Number of Photos46

Other

  • Association Fee Frequency Annually
  • Association YN Yes
  • Date Listed03/04/2024
  • Fees$200
  • Recreational Water Deeded, Oceanfront, Waterfront Tidal
  • View Count2

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