It’s never too late to start planning a getaway to Camden, Maine. And while you are at it, why not make it a Christmas by the sea this year! The beloved city is filled with gorgeous socially distanced activities and treats to keep the little ones full of joy.
Plus, the vacation homes, like the two in our Splurge vs. Steal, are sure to get you in the holiday spirit. Only 50-some-odd days to go!
Splurge: Arts And Crafts Dream Estate Overlooking Penobscot Bay For $8.5M
First, our Camden, Maine, splurge. This is where you go to leave all your troubles behind! The luxury retreat is set on 23 elevated acres overlooking the Camden harbor and Penobscot Bay. And this Arts and Crafts stunner has it all, including four-bedrooms, five-full-and-five-half-bathrooms, plus 6,870 square feet built to entertain. There are dramatic ocean and mountain views, lush gardens, and picturesque grounds that are sure to sparkle in the snow.
A vanishing edge swimming pool and hot tub, plus guest house with fireplace are but a few of the favorite spots for visitors. But everyone will enjoy the home theatre, sauna, rec room wine cellar, and any of the six fireplace for getting cozy with a cup of cocoa.
Just imagine this place decked out in holiday décor. Solar power, a greenhouse, heated parking, and more, will be yours in this jaw-dropping Camden masterpiece. Do yourself a favor. Click the listing link and pour over the photos.
Brian Wickenden with Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty has listed 135 Mountain Arrow Drive, Camden, Maine for $8.5 million.
Steal: Harbor View Beauty With Classic Touches For $3.39M
Next, our steal. According to the listing it’s “a Camden Harbor Classic.” And for good reason. The five-bedroom, four-full-and-three-half-bathroom estate has all the features one wants in a Camden, Maine vacation home.
It sits on 2.06-acres with 300-feet of waterfront after all. Plus, it has a tennis court, an expansive patio for taking in the views, and plenty of richly appointed spaces to celebrate the holidays in style.
This includes a generous chef’s kitchen, formal dining with outdoor access, and gorgeous bedrooms with impressive views to put you at ease. A handsome library, custom designer touches and millwork, and ample spaces to unwind with family, make this a retreat you will enjoy year round.
Heidi Steele with Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty has listed 26 Harbor Road, Camden, Maine for $3.39 million.