For sale: 6 charming homes in Portland, Maine
It never hurts to look...
West End. Known as the West Mansion, this 1912 Georgian Revival home spans four stories, 17 rooms, and 13,674 square feet. Designed by Frederick Tompson, the nine-bedroom house boasts nine fireplaces and original details like hand-painted wallpaper, custom built-ins and wainscoting, Tiffany lamps, and a central staircase made of tiger maple.
The 0.6-acre property includes mountain views, a terrace, and a three-car garage. $2,650,000. Ed Gardner, Ocean Gate Realty, (207) 415-4493.
East End. This 2015 condo has views of downtown and Back Cove. The three-bedroom apartment features an open layout, polished concrete floors, built-in shelving, soapstone kitchen counters, a mudroom, a gym, and an office.
Outdoor areas include a balcony and a roof deck. $689,900. Chris Lavoie, DOMAINE at Keller Williams Realty, (207) 939-4806.
Deering Highlands. This gambrel-style Victorian house was built in 1900. The home features six bedrooms, an updated kitchen with quartz counters, and hardwood floors throughout.
A tiled sun porch opens to a pool, a patio, and a landscaped garden with mature trees. $699,900. Tom Landry, Benchmark Residential & Investment, (207) 939-0185.
Parkside. One of two townhomes converted from a 1920 carriage house, this two-story unit has an open-concept kitchen and main living area.
Upstairs includes two bedrooms and a full bath, with hardwood floors throughout. $447,500. Ed Gardner, Ocean Gate Realty, (207) 415-4493.
East End. Sitting on a corner lot, this renovated Victorian farmhouse provides views of Casco Bay. The five-bedroom home includes five fireplaces, hardwood floors, and original carved-wood banisters, doors, and mantels.
Outside are a terrace, gardens, stone walls, a rooftop deck, and a detached two-bedroom carriage house. $1,695,000. Linda MacDonald, Legacy Properties/Sotheby's International Realty, (207) 749-1215.
Peaks Island. Connected to Portland by ferry, this updated 1910 cottage on Casco Bay's most populous island has new windows, insulation, and a drilled well.
The two-bedroom house has wood floors and a lush garden. $315,000. Don L'Heureux, Keller Williams Realty, (207) 650-7075.
**Want more? Check out these 6 homes with incredible views.**