MLS Number 1300527
- Address 190 Sanborn Road
- Bedrooms 5
- Bathroom 4
- Rooms 11
This elegant New England Cape sits on 8+ acres w/ 500+/- ft of water frontage on Jug Stream which flows into Cobbossee Lake. Designed by renowned Boston architect Royal Barry Wills on the property once owned by the Sanborns of the famous Chase and Sanborn coffee enterprise, the 4-5 bedroom Cape has several wonderful features, including a sauna, 5-car garage, wide pine floors, updated baths, beautiful perennial gardens, a water side gazebo, and plenty of privacy. The great room is accented by a brick-encased floor-to-ceiling fireplace, wood floors, exposed beams, and a wet bar. Atrium doors lead to a patio, offering light and views of the lake. The nearby kitchen has lovely wide pine floors and a breakfast nook w/a bow window facing east with stunning sunrises. The kitchen has granite counters, a pantry and cabinet space galore. The adjacent dining room features a picture window, stained glass closet doors, and views of the mature landscaping and stone walls. The nearby living room is accented w/lovely crown molding, wainscoting, a fireplace, and ‘keystone’ arches over the door (a signature feature of Will’s graceful designs). The 1st floor master is spacious, carpeted over hardwood, and has two walk-in closets and dressing room. The master bath is gorgeous w/marble tile floors/walls and walk-in shower. A door off the master leads to a cedar-lined sauna and a stunning library w/ a third fireplace, cathedral ceilings, built-ins, wood floors and doors leading to the backyard. On the 2nd floor, there are three bedrooms, office and two full baths, which are tiled and recently updated. Each of the bedrooms is generous and filled with light. One of the bedrooms has new skylights and charming built-in beds w/drawers, and twin closets. The dry, expansive basement has plenty of storage, a workbench, bulkhead and a reinforced safe room. Outside, a screened-in porch offers a place to relax, and the private backyard slopes down to the tranquil Jug Stream that feeds into Cobbossee Lake − one of Maine’s premier bass fishing lakes. The private waterfront offers a boat launch and a peaceful place to swim, fish, kayak, and relax in the gazebo. This historic and graceful Cape has it all: beauty, quality details, and is conveniently located near the Augusta Country Club, 3 additional golf courses and nearby towns.
Impressive New England Cape on 8+ acres of mature forest & trails w/ 500+/- ft of water frontage on Jug Stream which flows into Cobbossee Lake. Designed by renowned Boston architect Royal Barry Wills, this wonderful home features 4-5 BDRMs, 1st floor master suite, 3 fireplaces, sauna, large living areas plus pantry, great room & private library, formal living & dining rooms. 5 car garage has workshop space. Gazebo at water's edge. Private boat launch & sandy beach. Fenced yard. Total privacy yet near major routes. Option to buy add'l surveyed 5+ acres w/another 450' of water frontage- parcel can be divided into 2 lots. The entire 13+ acres can be purchased for $840,000.
Listed by Jean Kirkpatrick of Coldwell Banker Rizzo Mattson
Listing Sold by Moody Maxon Real Estate