Est. Mortgage: $/month
MLS Number 1279563
- Address 235 Moose Brook RD
- Location Rural
- Bedrooms 4
- Bathroom 5
If wilderness, outdoor recreation and vast open expanses are what you are looking for, nothing can compare to Moosehead Lake and the surrounding northern forest of Maine. The compound is located in the northwest corner of Moosehead Lake in the unorganized territory of Tomhegan Township. It is in a protected cove with southern exposure. Here there are views of the lake, forest, the Moose Brook Islands and Little Kineo Mountain. This property is the very definition of remote privacy. Access to the property is excellent by land, air or water. From Rockwood it is approximately a 20 mile drive through the northern forest to the lodge. This road system is privately maintained in association with other property owners. The yearly association fees include road maintenance and plowing. From the Rockwood boat landing on Moosehead Lake it is about a 9 mile boat ride. If you have a float plane gas up in Greenville and fly to the property.
This is the home for a large family and guests with sleeping accommodations for 16 or more. The 4 bedrooms each have a connected full bath with shower/garden tub combo. All the bedrooms have two large closets and built in cabinets. The centerpiece of the 3,000 +/- square foot lodge is a massive field stone fireplace with marble mantle and a fireplace crane for Dutch oven cooking sure to entertain all of your family and friends. The fireplace is centered on the southern wall within the open floor plan of the kitchen, dining area and living room. These three rooms are below a wood paneled cathedral ceiling and second floor balcony. The home features many extras like maple hardwood flooring, dual kitchen sinks with center island, wired for built in sound, gas and electric lighting, redundant heating, dual fuel tanks and more. The exterior of the home has a 10 X 64 foot wrap-around porch with 48 feet covered with a shed roof. The porch has built in LP gas ports for big family BBQ's.
Outbuildings and Mechanical Systems
Adjacent to the home is a 4 car garage with 12 foot overhead doors front and back. Near the lake a 24 X 30 boathouse with electric will store all of your waterfront accessories. The aluminum docks and three boat moorings will all convey with sale. Launching small boats from the property is easy. The yard is lighted from the home to the shore with underground wired light posts. The compound is located off grid and is powered by a combination of 1850 watts of solar power and a 25,000 watt LP gas generator system. Heating is a combination of oil hot water, LP gas and wood contained in the full walkout concrete basement.
The lodge and outbuildings are set on 41.1 +/- surveyed acres with 871 +/- feet frontage on Moosehead Lake. The forest is a mixture of hardwood and softwood trees that are home to numerous moose and whitetail deer. This area is mountainous with elevations from 1000 - 1100 feet above sea level. The house is situated more than 1/4 mile from Moose Brook Road and is out of site from the road and any neighbors.
Moosehead Lake Region:
This is Maine's largest lake and the largest mountain lake in the eastern United States. With over 75,000 acres of surface water, 400 + miles of shore frontage and depths of nearly 250 feet this is more of a small sea than a lake. The towns of Greenville and Rockwood provide plenty of the necessities and amenities from hospital, shopping centers, restaurants and more. Mount Kineo is an island in the lake and home to a scenic golf course. Toss your clubs and fishing rods in your boat and enjoy the links and fish for salmon on the boat ride home. The Moosehead Region is a true four season recreation area with ATV trails, snowmobile trails, a large downhill and cross country ski mountain at Big Squa, access to the North Maine Woods and more.
This is one of the largest lot and home combinations you will find on a large northeast lake. Call today to schedule a visit to this one of kind lakefront opportunity.
Tucked away in the opening of North Bay, Moosehead Lake, this pristine compound is completely off grid. Live the off grid dream with a complete solar system, whole house generator, all the amenities of living on grid including year around access. This 3000+ square foot home features 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathrooms, walkout basement, and a beautiful fieldstone fireplace. Enjoy privacy on this 41.1+/- acre lot with 871'+/- of frontage complete with 3 moorings, boathouse, 130'+ of aluminum dock, and a 4 car garage
Listed by Peter McPhail of The Land Brothers