Frenchman Bay Gilded Age Summer Cottage Sells for $4.95M Bar Harbor, Maine

Frenchman Bay Gilded Age Summer Cottage Sells for $4.95M Bar Harbor, Maine

SOLD | Built 1910 | 15,000 Sq. Ft. | 19 Beds | 9.5+ Baths | 9 Acres
145 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine, United States, 04609

The central wide hall and landing are decorated in a hand painted Chinese wallpaper, depicting a serene woodland setting of butterflies and birds in a colourful garden. The third floor offers eleven smaller bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large, walk-in linen closet and several storage rooms. A two-person passenger elevator services all three residential floors, as well as the basement. A neighbouring parcel known as Buonriposo, was recently added, bringing the total acreage to 9 acres, and waterfront on Frenchman Bay to 1,100’. The scenic lawns and water elements also overlook Frenchman Bay, with its many conserved glacial islands and mountains. A decorative fountain and natural pond present calming, peaceful, intimate sitting areas on the grounds that enhance the overall setting. While Eegonos has been fully modernized, its architectural heritage was carefully preserved. Additional amenities at this prestigious estate include an eight car garage, maintenance building, deep water dock and full property generator. Eegonos was on the market for $5.75 million with Story Litchfield of LandVest. Photography and information found on agent’s listing.