38 Higbee Lane

Boothbay Maine, 04537
5 beds 5.5 baths 5064 sqft
Beautifully designed post & beam home sited on a private 5 +/- acre peninsula. You will never want to leave this home once you cross the threshold through the inviting front entry! Great room with cathedral ceilings, skylights, 2 sets of patio doors that open out to a large screen porch overlooking the Back River of the Sheepscot, stone fireplace, dining area, custom kitchen with granite countertops perfect for the chef in the family and plenty of cabinet space. Off the kitchen is a laundry area with 8 built-in closets which connects to the garage or shop area. So many rooms to find some quiet space from family or guests: Living room with patio door to an open deck, first floor master bedroom suite with double patio doors to the screen porch, propane fireplace, family room in the lower level, den on 2nd level, loft area on the 2nd level or the Adirondack chairs on the waterfront taking in the wildlife and boats going by. The house has 3,216 sq. ft plus 1,848 in the lower level. Custom woodwork, wide pine flooring with a compass rose custom inlay, laminate and tile flooring. Automatic generator. Deepwater dock. Enjoy boating, kayaking or fishing in this area and lots of wildlife to observe onshore as well. Boothbay Region Land Trust parcels for hiking, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Trevett Country Store and all the amenities that the Boothbay Region has to offer are nearby. Tranquility at its best!

Property Features

MLS#: 1401131
Style: Cape
Rooms: 14
Bedrooms: 5
Full Bathrooms: 5
Half Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 5,064
Year Built: 2000
Construction: Post & Beam, Wood Frame
Exterior: Shingle Siding, Wood Siding
Roof: Shingle
Floors: Laminate, Tile, Wood
Heat System: Baseboard, Blowers, Hot Water
Heat Fuel: Oil
Water Heater: Off Heating System
Heat Stove: 0
Cathedral Ceiling: Yes
Skylight: Yes
Total Wood Fireplaces: 1
Total Gas Fireplaces: 1
Appliances: Dryer, Gas Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, Washer
Amenities: 1st Floor Bedroom, Bathtub, Deck, Laundry - 1st Floor, Master Bedroom w/Bath, Porch-Screened, Security System, Sprinkler, Walk-in Closets
Vehicle Storage: 2 Car, Attached, Auto Door Opener, Direct Entry to Living
Parking:  5 - 10 Spaces

Land Features

Lot Size (ac): 5.020
Zoning: General Residential/Shoreland
Surveyed: Yes
Seasonal: No
Waterfront: Yes
Water Body: Back River
Water Front Owned: 740
Amount of Water Front: 740
Recreational Waterfront: Deeded, Dock, Waterfront Deep
Site: Level, Open, Wooded
Location: Rural, Subdivision
Roads: Dead End, Private
Waste Water Disposal: Private Sewer
Water: Private, Well Existing on Site
Electric: Circuit Breakers, Generator Hookup, Underground
Gas: Bottled
Driveway: Gravel
Full Tax Amount/Yr: $10,254