38 Blanch Lane, Lubec, Maine, 04652
Stunning views of Johnson's Bay surround this custom, newly remodeled 2 story, ranch-style home on 35.6± acres of rolling fields and pasture. There is over 1900 ft of shore frontage with two gravel beaches perfect for kayaking and boating. There are amazing views from almost every room in the home. It has an open concept which includes a modern kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and farmer sink, an expansive living and dining area that is graced by a full front porch, a bedroom and bath for one-floor living convenience. A modern spiral stair case flows to the lower floor into a spacious great room continuing the open concept with plenty of daylight and water views from easterly facing windows and a triple French door. A second bedroom with south easterly views of the bay, full bath, and laundry complete the living space. There is a new heating system with modern radiators, each with individual thermostats. This property offers plenty of room for farming and gardening and is currently being used for horses and poultry.
Lubec is quiet and picturesque fishing village with many opportunities for outdoor recreation and fine arts. It is home to Summer Keys, a music program which performs weekly summer concerts and provide music lessons. A Saturday farmer’s market showcases locally made organic produce and artisan products. There are many artists that also call Lubec home, that get their inspiration from the coastal beauty. Eleven Cobscook Shores waterfront parklands with hiking trails access undeveloped beaches and coves from Whiting to Lubec. The candy striped West Quoddy Head lighthouse and State Park are located in South Lubec and boasts the most easterly point in the USA. Lubec and Campobello Island host the Bay of Funds International Marathon, annually which attracts hundreds of runners to the area each June. New Brunswick, Canada is across the bridge to Campobello Island, home of Roosevelt’s International park, picturesque Head Harbor Lighthouse and Herring Cove Provincial Park. You can also enter New Brunswick though the Calais border crossing from which you can access many Canadian destinations.
Located in Lubec and the surrounding area, you can enjoy over 25,000 acres of preserved lands and state parks within minutes, Bold Coast hiking trails, and connect to the 127-mile Sunrise Trail system. Many outdoor activities are available in all seasons, including 4-wheeling, kayaking, sailing, and whale watching during warm weather and cold weather brings opportunities for snowmobiling and other winter sports. Lubec is located at the mouth of the Bay of Fundy. Its over 20 feet tides provide plenty of opportunities for searching for beach glass, shells, and other treasures. There are many inland bays which are great for exploring with kayaks and canoes. Deep water access offers scenic boating excursions for watching whales, seals, and and many sea birds. Many freshwater lakes also offer fishing and boating opportunities. The area boasts scenic views of Maine’s rocky bold coast with lobster trap studded shorelines, sightings of American Bald eagles and other rare shore birds. Wild turkeys, white tailed deer and an occasional bear or moose can be observed along the rural roads through out the area.