The Shady Nook Homestead immediately captures your attention with a farmhouse featuring a beautiful farmer's porch, lawn, and mature trees situated on 13 acres with 640+/- feet of frontage on the mighty Kennebec River. Circa early 1840's it offers approximately 2,900+/- sq ft of living space with gleaming wood floors; eat- in kitchen features an antique stove and the laundry conveniently shares the pantry area; billiard/game room is perfect for entertaining; dining room with built-in, living room fireplace has a stove insert for those chilly evenings and first floor bath complete the first floor. The second level offers 4 bedrooms and a second bath. As you make your way to the outdoor amenities: there is a detached garage that fits 4 average sized vehicles with storage above: you'll be greeted with an outdoor riding arena, paddock, and barn. The custom-built Lester Uni-Frame 3800+ sq ft barn with an office, 8 stalls, 2 water hydrants, wash stall, hay storage, filon skylite panels for natural light, drainage, and equipment/RV/boat parking under the canopy. Located in the heart of Central Maine in Vassalboro it's just a short commute to Augusta/Waterville.