This historic and beautiful 1893 home high up on Chestnut Street was restored from the ground up in 1990. The view is of the many beautiful yachts parading by below. A 9 zone heating system and individual remote controlled air conditioners keep everyone comfy no matter the weather. A new backup generator supports the entire house in case of a power failure.
We owners have been sailing to Camden for many decades and have children and grandchildren in Camden. We waited many years for the perfect second home to become available.
There are three levels of expansive views of the Harbor Schooners and the moored yachts of the harbor and Sherman Cove. The gardens are widely admired by the passing sailors and those walking by below. The stone walkway to Bayview Street is a delight.
Extensive amenities and ample room size provide many choices for a large family. The 2rd floor master bedroom features a king bed with a stunning view of Camden Harbor, a private deck, and double bath/shower. Two additional bedrooms on that level each sleep two adults and share a full bathroom. The laundry room includes washer and dryer convenient to the bedrooms.
On the first level the kitchen overlooking the harbor is fully equipped with electric stove/oven, dishwasher, garbage disposal, full size microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker and grinder, and blender. The deck is perfect for al fresco dining with a 5 burner infra red gas grille.
The deck spiral staircase down leads to a flat lawn
Area suitable for provided badminton and croquet.
From there a winding stonework pathway leads down through the gardens to Bayview Street and the waterfront restaurants, shopping, and the Camden Yacht Club.
The living room is furnished with three sofas both facing the harbor and a leather queen sofa bed facing the wood burning fireplace. There is a 60 inch wall TV there adjustable to view from the fireplace sofa. The dining room table seats 8 and there are additional tables/chairs for 8 more. A separate large TV and Music Room includes another queen size sofa bed and shares the ground level full bath. The additional 60 inch TV there is also internet connected and fast Wifi is house wide. The piano provides Opportunity for musical families.
The top floor level with a large picture window overlooking the harbor has a large room with 4 additional beds sharing A half bath with a double bed bedroom on that level. This floor is ideal for children in the large room and the double bedroom sleeps either adults supervising or two more children.
The garage and the basement level are reserved for the owners. The driveway is double wide to provide for occasional owner garage access on the left side. Overnight street parking is allowed. Most guests will prefer the short walk to the wide array of close by restaurants, shopping, and waterfront activities.