Truly one of the most unique properties on the coast of Maine or even all New England, The Ledges offers wonderful views over Portsmouth Harbor with boats of every description to the Isles of Shoals and to the Atlantic Ocean beyond. Once a working boatyard dating back over 100 years, this private residence is sited perfectly to take full advantage of boating opportunities with its numerous buildings and convenient access to the water. Ideally located within an hour of Boston to the south, an hour from Portland to the north and just minutes from Portsmouth.

  • Oriented to the east, south and west with picturesque and elevated views over Portsmouth Harbor to the Atlantic Ocean
  • The 2± acres peninsula encompasses mature trees, lovely perennial gardens and rolling lawns to the harbor’s edge
  • With 580± feet of waterfrontage, the property’s connection to boating and to the ocean is evident
  • A deep-water pier with boat shed, ramp, float and mooring provides access to all boating needs
  • An 86-foot-long boathouse with marine railway system and workshop can accommodate a substantial vessel and will be the envy of every boating enthusiast
  • A second 32-foot-long boathouse would be perfect for rowing shells and sculls
  • Dating to the 1890’s, the shingled-style cottage with covered porches and widow’s walk overlooks the anchorage and harbor
  • Within its 3300± square feet of living space, there are 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 1 half bath, 3 fireplaces, and central air conditioning
  • The tastefully updated home features a formal living room with 2 fireplaces, formal dining room and a wonderful open kitchen/family room with fireplace, slate counters/sink and center island
  • A 2-story barn and other accessory buildings complete this special offering

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