This lovely renovated Colonial is a five minute walk to Willard Beach, a mile long beach that offers excellent swimming, kayaking, shelling, sunbathing, and exploring. Spend the afternoon kayaking along the beach, or searching for seashells and other treasures along the beach. Bring your picnic lunch and towel, and watch the various harbor activity including Windjammers, ferries, fishing and pleasure boats crossing the channels in Casco Bay. In the evening, take a jog through Preble Park, located next to Willard beach and enjoys the various planted gardens. Willard Square will delight you with live Theatre, fine dining restaurants and Art Galleries. Before every adventure, stop by Scratch Baking Company for freshly made bagels, scones, muffins, juices and coffee. Everyone loves Scoops locally made decadent Ice Cream, also located in the local square, and the new Crepery. If you are here over the 4th of July, experience the Portland Symphony Orchestra performing patriotic songs at Fort Williams Park and lighthouse. Bug Light Park offers a great place to enjoy explore the lighthouse by the sea, and fly your kites. You can even launch a boat from the public boat landing. Casco Bay Lines offer inexpensive cruises to the calendar islands including Peaks, Diamond Island. There is lots to do at night in Portland's Old Port, famous for its restaurants serving up fresh Maine seafood. Many venues feature live music and dancing. Fishing trips and whale watching boat tours launch from various locations in the Old Port. Take a twenty minute ride up to Freeport, the home of LL Bean. Their summer concert series feature reknown acts on Saturday evenings in Discovery Park. If you are seeking fresh lobster and another quaint town, travel about 50 miles along the coast to Boothbay Harbor, a working lobstering and fishing community. Maybe you want to experience a bigger beach and theme park for the kids. A thirty minute drive south lies Old Orchard Beach, a pristine seven mile beach including a Funpark and famous pier. If you enjoy fresh water and fresh water fishing, try Sebago Lake and Sebago Lake State Park, a forty five minute drive inland. Also abundant are public golf courses, mini golf, animal parks, kayak excursions and more. Also recommended for the sports enthusiasts, Sea Dogs baseball team (farm team for the Boston Red Sox.) Be sure to bring bicycles, kayaks, golf clubs, tennis rackets, frisbees and any other fun outdoor sport items that you enjoy. There are ample places for all of your fun outdoor activities.
This home has been fully renovated featuring fresh paint and gleaming hardwood floors. The upstairs offers a new tub and shower, which is located across from the Master Bedroom. There is another bedroom upstairs with two twin sized beds and another smaller bedroom with twin beds stacked on top of each other. Downstairs offers a formal living room, dining room and kitchen with ceramic tile. The backyard is fenced and private, great for barbecues and relaxation. At night, channel buoys chime and lighthouse horns sound off in the distance. This home is located on a quiet dead end street with minimal traffic, and is very child safe. This home and its location are ideal for a private romantic getaway, or a fun filled family vacation. It is very versatile.
Keywords: 3 Bedroom Colonial walk to Willard Beach