The 5.74+- acre lot is situated along Maine's Piscataquis River. This surveyed parcel has public road access and is just 5 minutes away from I-95, yet is quite private and quiet. The property has 1200+- feet of river frontage and sits high on a bank overlooking the Piscataquis River.
The lot has been soil tested and there is plenty of room to build a river front home or cottage. The lot is heavily treed with a mixed growth of softwood and hardwood species. Tracks of deer, moose and other forest creatures have been seen on outings to the property.
The lower portion of the property that extends to the river's edge benefits from heavy spring runoff which has deposited nutrient rich soil along the river's edge. This area in the month of May erupts in green growth of one of Maine's wild delicacies, the fiddlehead. This fern emerges as temperatures rise and waters recede and are a delicious and nutritious delicacy. The waters of the river are home to many fish species from brook trout to smallmouth bass.
The property benefits from being located close to I-95 which makes it very accessible. It is just 30 minutes from Bangor, ME with its shopping opportunities, world class health care found at Eastern Maine Medical Center and a multitude of dining opportunities. Bangor International Airport makes travel to far off destinations convenient. Educational opportunities abound at The University of Maine located just 25 minutes away.
This property is waiting for you to make it your home. Convenient, quiet and pristine, the Piscataquis Overlook is available for you. Call today and make this Piscataquis river front lot your new home.