South Bristol, Maine Real Estate

South Bristol is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. The population was 897 at the 2000 census. A fishing and resort area, South Bristol includes the villages of Walpole and Christmas Cove, the latter at Rutherford Island. The town has three nature preserves.
History

This was once the territory of the Wawenock (or more precisely Walinakiak, meaning “People of the Bays”) Abenaki Indians, who traveled in canoes to hunt for fish, shellfish, seals, and seafowl. In 1614, Captain John Smith explored the coast and is said to have named Christmas Cove when he visited it on Christmas Day. The land was subsequently part of the Pemaquid Patent, granted by the Plymouth Council for New England in 1631 to Robert Aldsworth and Gyles Elbridge, merchants from Bristol, England, from which the town derives its name.

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A palisade fort and settlement were built on the adjacent Pemaquid Peninsula. Between 1630 and 1650, the area was the center for fur trading in Maine. It was attacked and rebuilt repeatedly during the French and Indian Wars, with the final two attacks occurring in 1747 at Fort Frederick. In 1765, Bristol was incorporated as a town, with South Bristol its western portion.  On March 26, 1915, South Bristol was set off and incorporated as a separate town.

 

1562 State Route 129 South Bristol ME 04568

South Bristol, ME1562 State Route 129

Price$2,495,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1445873

  • Residential
  • MLS Status Active
  • Address 1562 State Route 129
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 3

Located near the charming village of Christmas Cove, on Poorhouse Cove with excellent views across the cove to High Island and the upper branch of Johns Bay, this exceptional saltwater farm in South Bristol offers a historic residence on 66+/- acres with 7,922+/- feet of waterfront. The four-bedroom Colonial house, built circa 1810, overlooks lawn and fields that roll dramatically to the water, and has appealing original features such as hand-carved rope and scallop motif wood trim in the living room, fireplaces and wide-board wood floors. The property has several outbuildings, including a historic, pegged, post-and-beam barn. Expertly designed and well-maintained perennial gardens define outdoor living areas, and there is a heated in-ground swimming pool and a tidal dock on the southern end of the property. The land directly across the cove is included with the property, ensuring that a portion of the views are permanently protected.

Listed by LandVest, Inc.

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.81% last updated on Feb 18, 2021
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2321 State Route 129 South Bristol ME 04568
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MLS Number 1439442

  • Residential
  • MLS Status Pending
  • Address 2321 State Route 129
  • Location Rural
  • Bedrooms 5

A once in a generation opportunity to own a large beautiful classic home on Christmas Cove! The waterfront property with westerly views and a long sloping lawn, includes the large 3 story home, a 2 story barn with fireplace and built in bunks, a greenhouse, and a waterfront boathouse and dock. The wide wrap around porch on the front of the home welcomes you and invites you to sit and relax. The interior of the home has many features, including wonderful water views throughout, a cozy library/sitting room, 5 to 8 charming bedrooms, a family room addition off the kitchen with a wood stove, a high end AGA range in the kitchen, and a gorgeous living room with another wood stove. The 3rd floor of the home, formerly servants quarters, has many possibilities for use and expansion. Bring your ideas and come home to the way life should be!

Listed by Newcastle Realty

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.81% last updated on Feb 18, 2021
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4 Four Winds Drive South Bristol ME 04568

South Bristol, ME4 Four Winds Drive

Price$525,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1476232

  • Residential
  • MLS Status Active
  • Address 4 Four Winds Drive
  • Location Near Town
  • Site Features Well Landscaped

If you are searching for a home with charm and character, look no further! Enjoy views of the harbor and the Damariscotta River from your covered porch. With three floors of living space and a separate artist's studio, you will have plenty of storage space. The artist's studio is equipped with skylights which provide the perfect atmosphere for painters and other artists alike. Situated in a quiet neighborhood near town, this is the perfect place to call home!

Listed by Keller Williams Realty

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.81% last updated on Feb 18, 2021
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