A rebuilt 1820 house in Camden, a one bedroom condo in a converted warehouse in Portland, and a 1910 house in New Haven.
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Camden, Maine | $ 995,000
A Cape Cod rebuilt around 1820 stylish three bedroom, three and a half bath house on 0.28 acre lot
This property was the caretaker's house for the Mountain Arrow estate. In 2008 the main house of the estate was moved to the rear of the property, and the rest of the land was developed into 13 lots. Several lots are now occupied by recently constructed historic looking shingle houses surrounded by stone walls, and one lot contains this almost half-timbered reconstruction of an existing building with central chimney.
It is located in a historic district of High Street, the main street of Camden, 800 meters northeast of the city center andabout a third of a mile from a public access point in Camden Harbor. The house is also just over a mile from Camden Hills State Park, which offers several trails and ocean views from the top, and four miles from the Camden Snow Bowl, the city ski area. Camden is located approximately 80 miles northeast of Portland, Maine, and 190 miles northeast of Boston.
Size: 2,615 square feet
Price per square foot: 380 $
Interior: The house has a shingled exterior, a shake roof, interior plaster walls and wide, milled pine floors from lumber on the property. The central fireplace has three flues, while the vintage wood-burning stove in the kitchene is attached to a separate fireplace.
The vendors have done the renovation, which includes an open plan floor with a Scandinavian-inspired kitchen (they come from Norway). The cabinets are red birch with granite countertops and feature nautical-inspired hardware with smooth surfaces designed to ensure that anyone who is thrown against them in a flurry will not be conned. A Wolf bi-fuel range completes the wood stove. The kitchen also includes a padded window bench with storage. A room off the kitchen was originally a pantry and utility room; it is currently used as an office.
A room next to the living room and the dining room has a wood-burning fireplace and a hall private bath; it could be used as a family room or bedroom (although you have to make up for the lack of closets). VSThis level also offers a powder room next to a vestibule near the entrance to the adjoining two-car garage.
Two additional bedrooms with angled ceilings, skylights and en-suite bathrooms the bathrooms are on the second floor. The master bedroom includes a wood-burning stove; the bathroom centers around a tub with a rainfall showerhead, and it's also where you'll find laundry appliances and frosted interior windows letting in light to and from the kitchen below. The second bedroom has a bathroom with pedestal sink and glass-enclosed shower.
Outdoor space: Glass doors from the dining room open onto a fenced granite patio. The garage includes a secluded space on the second floor waiting to be completed.
Taxes: $ 8,042
Contact: Bennett Bricker, Camden Real Estate Company, 207-557-1438; camdenre.com Image
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Portland, Oregon | $ 950,000
A condominium with one bedroom and two bathrooms, on two floors of a 1910 brick building
This unit is locatedve in the Chown Pella Lofts, a 1996 conversion of a historic warehouse in the heart of Portland's commercial and residential Pearl District. The 68-unit complex, which is located in the historic 13th Avenue district, consists of two buildings of unequal heights. This unit occupies the last two (fourth and fifth) floors of the shorter north building. It is within walking distance of popular institutions such as Powell 's City of Books, Living Room Theaters, Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House, and Voodoo Donut.
Size: 1,624 square feet
Price per square foot: $ 585
At the 'interior: Post and beam construction, wooden ceilings and exposed brick and concrete standard in the building. This unit also offers porcelain floor tiles, fresh paint on all painted surfaces and new lighting and surround sound.
The hallway The entrance leads to a large bedroom w living and dining room and an open plan kitchen. The kitchen has been remodeled by a previous owner to include new cabinets and a center island with quartz countertops; the devices are from Wolf and Sub-Zero. A storage wall in the living room was custom built with drawers and barn wood rolling doors. The lower level also features an updated bathroom with a glass-walled walk-in shower and quartz-top vanity.
A l staircase leads you to the upper floor. level, and owner's suite. The carpeted bedroom has two exposures and direct access to a 173 square foot private terrace.res. A double closet with sliding doors is complemented by a walk-in closet with built-in storage and laundry appliances, followed by an updated bathroom with an oversized shower with two shower heads.
Outdoor space: In addition to the private terrace, residents have access to a shared roof terrace with furniture garden and fireplace. Two indoor side-by-side parking spaces and storage space are provided with the unit.
Taxes: $ 14,145 (2020, based on a tax assessment of $ 554,210), plus a monthly owner fee of $ 965
Contact: Susan Suzuki or Sasha Welford, Willow Group at Windermere Realty Trust, 971-645-1505; windermere.com Image Credit ... Jennifer Higham
New Haven, Connecticut | $ 995,000
Half-timbered house of 1910 with five bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, on a 0.16 acre lot
This house is on a tree-lined block in the East Rock neighborhood, popular with graduate students and faculty at Yale University, whose campus is half a mile to the west. East Rock Park, an areaof recreation along a ridge. Orange Street, the neighborhood's main shopping artery, is one block east. New Haven Union Station is about two miles southwest.
Size: 3,218 square feet
Price per square foot: $ 309
Inside: Natural wood surrounds the windows and doors of the main levels and secondary, starting with an entry room with hardwood narrow plank floors and a sitting area near oversized windows, and continuing into a formal dining room with wallpapered walls and an adjacent living room separated by pocket doors .
The living room includes a fireplace with its original mantel and a built-in hutch withec lead glass. Beyond is a large kitchen with white painted wood cabinetry, sharpened black granite countertops, a high-end range (plus double wall ovens), and a breakfast room with leaded glass on a wall and large windows to another overlooking the fenced yard.
A pantry is next to the kitchen and leads to a powder room with pedestal sink and geometric wallpaper.
Upstairs, the floors are heart pine. The four bedrooms include a master bedroom with a picture window and an en-suite bathroom with a cylindrical shower. The other bedrooms share a renovated tubular bathroom with high white paneling and a shower over the tub. An original linen cupboard is built into the hallway beyond the threshold.
A fifth bedroom (with floral wallpaper) et a full bathroom (with jetted tub and separate steam shower) are on the remodeled third floor, with a family room featuring a cathedral ceiling and oversized trapezoidal windows.
Outdoor space: The house has a front porch and a fenced backyard
Taxes: $ 20,380 (based on tax assessment de 464,450 $)
Contact: Betsy Grauer, Betsy Grauer Realty, 203 787 -3434, x100; betsygrauerrealty.com
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