This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhome located in the Diamond Cove community of Great Diamond Island, maintains the historic charm dating back to the days of Fort McKinley. A discerning buyer will be drawn to this charming property and its attention to detail, offering a kitchen with custom fabricated slated countertops, slate finished appliances, and custom architect designed built-in cabinets, shelving, and bookcases. Soaring ceilings impress as one enters the open living and dining areas. Modern conveniences for year-round enjoyment include a wood burning stove insert and heat pump providing efficiencies and comfort in all seasons.
Impressive grand staircase leads to the 2nd level and includes a custom design and built architect library, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, and room for an office on the upper landing. Spacious finished basement with daylight windows includes custom built cabinetry for workshop and storage, including cozy guest quarters or office space with exposed brick and custom barn door.
The outdoor space offers three private deep covered porches ideal for entertaining, relaxing with a good book, and enjoying westerly views of the scenic parade grounds and evening sunsets.
Diamond Cove is rich in history and community, and the property is conveniently located near all amenities like pool, tennis, fitness gym, beaches, restaurants, marina, and ferry dock. Located only 2 miles from Portland, Maine's largest city, islanders travel by ferry, water taxi and private boat to one of Casco Bay's most hidden treasures.