Check Out These Maine Islands For Sale
I'm a big fan of getting away...and nothing says "getting away" to me more than my own private island. Now, I just need to figure out how to afford one. You'll be pleased to know that if you hit the lottery anytime soon, there are several options not too far away.
According to privatislandsonline.com, here are a few for sale here in Maine:
This private setting located at the southernmost point of Sturdivant Island provides far-reaching views of Casco Bay, the Portland skyline and magnificent sunrises and sunsets.
Grass lawns, mature trees and perennial gardens surround the seasonal one-story cottage, with additional living quarters scattered across the property. The classic cottage has been recently renovated offering a covered porch overlooking the anchorage, open concept living/dining/kitchen area with wood stove, two bedrooms, a loft area, a 3/4 bath, and water views from all rooms. The 3± acre parcel boasts 1,100± feet of varied shore-front with three sandy beaches and many rocky ledges. A deep water pier and float provide access to the island and the region's outstanding fishing and boating activities.
This hidden gem in Maine’s midcoast region includes a small spectacular island and summer cottage featured in Coastal Living magazine. Located in protected waters where the Medomak River opens into Muscongus Bay, the island and cottage are accessible by small boat only, and surrounded by other undeveloped islands and lobstering grounds. It has been impeccably maintained and contains a small solar power plant, composting toilet, woodstove, bedroom, and dining area.
Greer Island is a 5 acre island just off the eastern shore of Vinalhaven Island, located in Maine's mid-coast region. The island offers views of the open bay to one side and a protected cove on the other. There are meadows and stands of spruce and balsam, as well as wild strawberries and roses.
At low tide, the island is connected to Vinalhaven's sand beach by a sandbar. Carver's Harbor, with its ferry to the mainland, is just around the corner from Greer.
Sandbar connects to sand beaches on Vinalhaven at low tide. Protected anchorage. Balsam, spruce, wild strawberries, roses. Existing building could be water's edge studio. Resource protection zone allows, with variance, 600 square foot building. Views open to Penobscot Bay on the east side of the island. Close to Carver's Harbor and the ferry to the mainland.