This single family home sits on a very large lot overlooking Casco Bay, and is 50 steps away from fabulous Willard Beach. The cottage was purchased in 2007 completely remodeled (new paint, flooring, appliances and furnishings). Washer/dryer, microwave, gas fireplace, wireless internet, high-def flat-screen cable TV, 2 car attached garage with automatic door opener. The neighborhood boasts an excellent bakery/coffee shop, ice cream parlor, Italian market, and several fine restaurants all within easy walking distance. Shoreline parkway provides a great walk along the coastline to area lighthouses. Downtown Portland is a 5 minute car ride, with Freeport another 15 minutes away.
skiing: Downhill skiing is 1 hour away at Shawnee Peak and/or Sunday River. Local cross-country trails are numerous.
fishing and hunting: Guide services for saltwater and freshwater fishing are available. The same holds true for seasonal hunting.
shopping: The historic Portland OldPort area offers many different and fine shops. Nearby is the Maine Mall, the largest shopping location in the State.
This property is on Casco Bay in Maine. Location is in South Portland, 5 minutes across the Casco Bay Bridge to Portland, Maine and 90 miles away from Boston via I-95. Portland is a wonderful vacation destination, featuring tremendous restaurants and cultural venues such as the Portland Museum of Art. 20 minutes away are the world-famous Freeport, Maine shopping outlets, including LL Bean. The natural surroundings are unique, with area mountains for skiing and hiking, freshwater lakes, and of course the Atlantic Ocean and beautiful Maine coastline.