Everyone who visits the historic seaside town of St. Martins falls in love at first sight! It’s so easy, just ask the multitude of tourists and cruise ship passengers who visit yearly to roam the massive beach, hike the Fundy Trail or explore the famous sea caves. Colourful fishing boats come and go with the tides bringing in fresh Atlantic lobster to be served up on local tables and shipped around the world as well. It’s a friendly, easy going town catching the refreshing breeze off the Bay of Fundy in the makings of a perfect day.
This spacious 3600 square foot character home with widow’s watch was originally built in 1844 and has been lovingly restored in the past 20 years. The home is situated on 6.3 scenic acres and features a covered deck and wonderful view of the Bay of Fundy.
Through the vestibule you enter a large foyer with grand turned staircase, exactly what you’d expect and appreciate in a century home. The living room and dining room are very spacious both with crown moldings, oversized trim work, gleaming hardwood flooring, elegant fireplaces and `walkout bay windows with full height glass allowing in plenty of sunshine!
The eat-in kitchen (with all appliances included) is huge with lots of windows, two islands, fireplace, 6-burner stainless steel stove, large walk-in pantry and laundry room. The main floor also features a den/TV room and spacious bedroom suite with ensuite bath and Jacuzzi tub.
The second floor features three additional spacious bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms and two with Jacuzzi tubs! One large suite features a breakfast bar, sitting room, ensuite bath, balcony and private outside entrance so it could be rented out as apartment if you wish. No century home in St Martins would be complete without a widow’s watch and this attractive feature here boast three full height Palladian windows. This is the perfect place to sit with morning tea or coffee and gaze out over the bay as the morning mist rises off the water.
This home has had extensive updates over the past twenty years including a new roof in 2017 plus, wiring, chimney, plumbing, insulation, drain tile and some windows replaced. It has 200 amp electrical entrance, is on town water and septic system with tank and field. The property taxes are $2523. per year.
The property consists of a scenic meadow and wooded area with mature landscaping surrounding the home. The meadow has been approved for 6 cottages which are already serviced.
Come enjoy the relaxing lifestyle near St Martins Beach, the Sea Caves a UNESCO Site, convenience store, shops, restaurants and Fundy Trail. For more details and your private appointment to view call/text Katherine Bacon, Global Luxury Specialist at 506-650-8575 or Charles Turnbull at 506-636-0748