In addition to over 3,500 miles of oceanfront, Maine has over 6,000 lakes and ponds. Many of the lakes in Maine offer 4-season recreation. Swimming, fishing, boating, snowmobiling, skiing, hunting, family gatherings, remote getaways, and cozy fires at camp are just some of the activities that these homes offer.
If you prefer the lakefront living over bold oceanfront, here are 8 great lake listings.
1 – Raymond, 52+ Acres on Sebago Lake
Spectacular Shingle-style retreat situated on 52.8 acres with 550 ft. of waterfront, including a private sand beach, on Sebago Lake’s pristine Jordan Bay. Exceptional attention to detail: 5 bedrooms (4-bedroom septic), 5.5 bathrooms, stone fireplace, screened porch, boat dock, and 2 lifts, sauna, furnished, and ready for your enjoyment!
2 – Lovell, Severance Lodge Club on Kezar Lake
Year-round home on 2 acres exquisitely located within Severance Lodge Club on beautiful Kezar Lake with over 400′ of owned water frontage including your own dock to enjoy the magnificent views of the White Mountains. The home features exceptional quality materials with 6 bedrooms, 6 1/2 bathrooms, and 6,614 sq. ft. Gather and entertain in the gourmet kitchen which boasts slate countertops, copper ceilings, a Wolf range, dual sub-zero refrigerators, dual dishwashers, a commercial ice machine, wine cooler, a wood-burning fireplace and so much more. The master bedroom suite on the first floor offers extensive privacy and features its own screened porch, a steam shower, and a jetted tub. The 3 additional bedrooms on the first floor are all en suite and the 2 bedrooms on the second floor offer additional privacy for guests. Enjoy several family room & living room spaces that feature high ceilings, stone fireplaces, cypress paneling, wood, slate & stone floors & another screened porch. The Club offers 1,400′ +/- of shared water frontage, a sandy beach, onsite management, a private dining room, clubhouse, boat docks, tennis courts, basketball court & shuffleboard in a private location on Kezar Lake.
3 – Raymond, on Sebago Lake
Vacationland! A hidden inland treasure on Sebago Lake with 377′ of waterfront, calm waters, sandy beach, dock & boat mooring on 7.9 private acres with spectacular views across Jordan Bay. Original owners since 1978 have enjoyed a lifestyle of relaxation surrounded by beautiful mountains, breath-taking sunrises, abundant wildlife, sounds of the loons & long summer days. This thoughtfully designed luxury lake house provides all amenities for entertaining guests and family. Sit on the deck overlooking the lake and enjoy your morning coffee listening to the peacefulness. Wander down to pick fresh blueberries for morning pancakes. Experience family and friends playing lawn games, relaxing on the hammock, water sports, boating, fishing, swimming & kayaking. In the winter enjoy cozy fires, ice skating, ice fishing, skiing nearby on Shawnee Peak, and the celebrated annual Fishing Derby. Live year-round or as a vacation home. Renovated in 2014.
4 – Raymond, Family-Compound on Sebago Lake
Island Cove is a 5.5-acre family compound that sits along the shoreline of Jordan Bay on Sebago Lake in Raymond, ME. The property is comprised of a waterfront home, a garage with an apartment, and a gambrel-style home to the back. The dwellings are separated offering privacy and independent living. The primary waterfront home features 4,300 +/- SF with 4 bedrooms and 5 baths on the waterfront lot. This home features exceptional water views, gracious layout, decks, screened porch, and sunroom overlooking the deepwater dock in a protective cove. The lower level of the home is a walkout apartment including kitchen and handicap accessibility. Just across the street sits a 700 +/- SF apartment with one bedroom, living room, and kitchen above a 3 bay heated garage. It’s a fabulous guest house and a wonderful space for guests or visiting family. To the rear of this wooded property, you’ll find a 1,800 +/- SF 3-bedroom home with daylight, walkout in-law efficiency. All three dwellings offer private house systems and generators. The compound was designed and built for a large, ever-expanding family, and with the possibility of some single level living if needed. The property is currently offered with all dwellings and can be split as it suits your needs. It’s a very special location on the lake and perfect for boating with quick access to Frye Island, Sebago Lake State Park, and an easy ride to the sandbar. A boathouse and terraced view decks right by the water are grandfathered in. Come see what this special property and cove has to offer for you, your family, or friends.
5 – Gardiner, on Cobbossee Lake
Brand new custom home right on desirable Cobbossee Lake with sunset views. 8 Bedrooms can be split into a legal duplex or use as one large home. Unit 1 has 1 floor living with sliders to a new patio/terrace. 3 floors of living space include a private balcony set up for hot tub! There is also a potential in-law or Air BNB suite with its own entrance. Unit 2 has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The property also contains a custom adjustable ramp to the water accessed by the back bay of the pull-through garage. Launch your boat in the summer or your snowmobile in the winter! This is the ultimate lakefront home! All brand new construction and top of the line weatherproofing including triple glazed glass. Radiant heat on the first floor, heat pumps for heat and AC, and maintenance-free exterior. Buy it with another family and split the cost or keep it for yourself and rent out one side! Home is being finished so purchase now to receive an allowance for your choice of finishes.
6 – Raymond, on Raymond Pond
Spectacular hidden inland treasure thoughtfully designed nestled down a private road on 3+ acres with 400 feet of owned waterfront with panoramic mountain views. This masterpiece offers unparalleled craftsmanship and character throughout with a welcoming feeling featuring the finest in luxury living. This year-round lake house captures the true essence of Maine. It’s a stunning 4,600+sqft Contemporary offering an open floor plan providing spacious living throughout. Graced with granite kitchen, stone wood fireplace, vaulted ceilings,4 bedrooms, 3 baths, builtins, wine cellar, sauna, balcony, deck, screened porch, hot tub, and built-in grill. Wake up to the crisp air and start your morning with a coffee on the deck taking in the water views and nature galore while enjoying life in Maine.
7 – Rockland Waterfront, Close to Downtown
This incredible waterfront home is located only minutes from downtown Rockland. Property features include an open floor plan perfect for entertaining, 1st-floor master suite, finished basement, home gym, fantastic wrap-around deck and separate guest cottage. Enjoy everything from ice fishing/ skating in the winter to boating/ jet skiing in the summer!
8 – Otisfiled, on Thompson Lake
The perfect Thompson Lake escape, one hour from Portland! The incredibly convenient location will allow you to enjoy four seasons of life at the lake. Set on the Western shore of 12-mile long, gin-clear Thompson Lake, known for its fantastic trout and salmon fishing; one of the cleanest lakes in Maine. Thompson Lake also holds the State record for Smallmouth Bass. With its dock and swim float, this property is the perfect setup for Summer relaxing as well as Winter snow sports! With four bedrooms, three baths, and multiple family rooms, this home can handle all your guests that will surely want to visit. Property is in turnkey condition with new flooring, new and renovated bathrooms, new windows and blinds, new septic, all new rip-rap on the shorefront, perennial gardens and a mooring ready for your boat. Two garages to store all of your toys, a workshop, and more. Spend this summer fishing, swimming and enjoying water sports on beautiful Thompson Lake, don’t delay, summer is right around the corner!