Imagine waking up to the soothing sounds of a gently flowing stream, casting your fishing line just steps from your home, and immersing yourself in nature. Welcome to this picturesque 2-bedroom, 2-bath home, nestled on a country corner lot with an impressive 379 +/- feet of frontage along a pristine stream complete with small waterfalls.
Set against a backdrop of rural countryside, 2 Downs Rd offers the perfect blend of rural living and urban convenience. Chester, with its population of 550, is a charming town that hugs the banks of the Penobscot River and shares a border with the thriving town of Lincoln. Notably, Chester is renowned for its low tax rates, making it an attractive destination for those seeking both affordability and quality of life. For your daily needs and entertainment, you will find shopping, hospitals, and restaurants just a short 6-mile drive away in Lincoln. For those looking to explore further afield, Bangor is a 45-minute drive, while Portland and the coastal beauty of Bar Harbor are within a 2.5-hour and 2-hour drive, respectively.
The Home and Garage
Spanning 1,586 square feet, this charming residence was built in 1995 and offers an inviting retreat for all seasons. With 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, it is perfect for anyone seeking a rural residence. The open floor plan offers ease of maintenance and great views of the stream from many locations in the home. The home is heated with propane radiant heat and dual heat and air conditioning from heat pumps.
This property comes with a large detached 2 car garage with additional shop space for home hobbies and the do it yourselfer mechanic. A screen house, small greenhouse and a large treehouse ( the tree house needs a lot of repairs) round out the improvements on the property.