22 The King's Highway


SoldMLS# 1455735Sold on Apr 28, 2021
  • Single Family Residence
  • Built in 1835
  • 10 Rooms
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • 4.63 Acres
  • 2,819 SqFt
  • Waterfront - 225
  • Ocean,River
  • Sheepscot River
  • Fields, Scenic, Trees/Woods View
Listed By:
Drum & Drum Real Estate Inc.
Sold By:
Engel & Volkers Casco Bay

A rare opportunity to live in an historic village along the Sheepscot River, a saltwater estuary of the Atlantic. As offered, the property is composed of a two acre +/- lot to the east of Kings Highway with the residence and barn, and a 1.64 acre +/- waterfront lot to the west of the Kings Highway. The waterfront portion is a grandfathered build-able lot with potential for a dock and float. The residence was built around 1835 in the Greek Revival style. Its massive post & beam frame is in excellent condition. All the interior spaces have high ceilings and many original details including 5 fireplaces. Two of the second floor bedrooms have ensuite baths. Wonderful natural light illuminates each room. The attached barn is massive. It features horse stalls, tack & groom's room, and a huge loft for storage. The barn still retains its original slate roof.Living on the Sheepscot River, you can enjoy boating, canoeing, kayaking fishing, swimming and birdwatching. From the property its a convenient 10 minute drive to the twin villages of Damariscotta-Newcastle where you will enjoy Skidompha Library, Lincoln Theater, a multitude of restaurants, cafes,, galleries, & town marina,. It is comforting to know that Miles Hospital/Lincoln Heath in Damariscotta is affiliated with Portland's Maine Medical for premier healthcare. Its also just an hour to the Portland Jetport, 45 minutes to Augusta, 30 minutes to Brunswick and 40 minutes to the Camden & Rockland.

  • Style Colonial, Greek-Revival
  • Year Built 1835
  • County Lincoln
  • City Newcastle
  • Lot Size 4.63 acres
  • Zone Shoreland-Lot 4
  • Site Level, Open, Pasture/Field, Well Landscaped
  • View Fields, Scenic, Trees/Woods
  • Location Historic District, Near Town, Rural
  • Restrictions No Restrictions
  • Seasonal No
  • Water Frontage Yes
  • Water Frontage Owned 225 Ft.
  • Water Body Type Ocean, River
  • Water Body Name Sheepscot River
  • Full Tax Amount $6,553.00
  • Tax Year 2019
  • Rooms 10
  • Baths Total 3
  • Baths Full 2
  • Baths Half 1
  • SQFT Finished Above Grade 2819
  • Basement Bulkhead, Dirt Floor, Full, Sump Pump, Unfinished
  • Amenities Attic, Bathtub, Deck, Laundry - 1st Floor, Out Building, Porch-Screened, Primary Bedroom w/Bath, Shed, Shower, Storage, Walk-in Closets
  • Appliances Included Dishwasher, Dryer, Electric Range, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Equipment Cable, Internet Access Available
  • Construction Wood Frame
  • Exterior Clapboard, Wood Siding
  • Color White
  • Foundation Materials Granite, Stone
  • Basement Bulkhead, Dirt Floor, Full, Sump Pump, Unfinished
  • Roof Shingle, Slate
  • Floors Tile, Wood
  • Heat System Forced Air, Stove
  • Heat Fuel Oil,Wood
  • Gas No Gas
  • Water Heater Electric
  • Cooling None
  • Electric Circuit Breakers,Fuses
  • Water Private, Well Existing on Site
  • Waste Water Disposal Private Sewer, Septic Existing on Site
  • Driveway Gravel
  • Vehicle Storage 1 Car, Attached, Barn, Direct Entry to Living, Storage Above
  • Parking 1 - 4 Spaces
  • Roads Dead End, Paved, Public

Jim Drum

President and General Manager