211 E Grand Avenue Old Orchard Beach, ME, 04064 This magnificent Shingle Style home is your perfect oceanfront retreat. With extensive living areas inside and out, including a heated in-ground pool and tennis court, the property flows from the interior to the landscaped outdoor living area to the sand beach along your own private pathway. One of the few remaining large beach houses built at the turn of the century, the gracious ''Jewel of Grand Beach'' is located on the quiet side of town in Old Orchard Beach with 180' of waterfront on a 1.6ac private lot. Watch the sun rise over the water and the enjoy the glow of the sunset; see and hear the ocean from almost every room in the house. With the extensive living space there is room for everyone while also offering intimate quiet places at the same time. Period details fill the home, with woodwork throughout and with the original long-leaf pine paneling on upper floors. These features invoke an older, slower time, yet much of the home has been updated for contemporary living. An excellent home for entertaining, with a large custom cook's kitchen, wet bar, two dining rooms, and an open living area with two seating areas. Multiple sets of French doors lead you to the almost 60-foot long enclosed porch where the views of the beach and ocean are unparalleled. The home offers 6 bedrooms, 5 baths (+2 half-baths), a classic game room, a bright home office (or additional living space), a studio above the garage, and enclosed porches front and back. House is equipped with an elevator to all floors and a lift from garage to kitchen area for convenience. Stroll the beach to Pine Point and buy lobster from the boats; walk the other direction for pier fries or pizza. Close to Scarborough Marsh and the Eastern Trail for more outside fun. Portland is about a 20-minute drive, with its notable restaurant and brewery scene, and easy access to the Portland International Airport. Boston is 1.5 hours away by car.Shown by appointment only. A beautiful seaside escape!
Property Features Include: Waterfront, 2 fireplaces, active security system on site, heated in-ground pool facing ocean, attached two-car garage, 5-10 parking spaces, window air conditioners, central cooling, heat pumps, steam heat, Public water
Views Include: Water, Sunrise
Built in: 1900
Approximate Square Feet:
Shingle Style turn of the century gracious home
Roof: Composite roof.
Architectural Style: Cape Cod
Lot Acres: 1.6