• 2696 sqft , 2 bath , 3 bdrm 2 storey – FOR SALE 299000 USD . Post & Beam Farmhouse on 56+ acres with VIEWS!
in Peru, Peru
Welcome to 57 Green Woods Road Peru, Maine! This peaceful Post & Beam farmhouse is situated high on 56 acres overlooking field, orchard, woods and mountain views beyond. Enjoy your own 60 tree apple orchard, offering Cortland, Macintosh, Delicious, and Honey Crisp varieties. There are two peach trees, raspberry & strawberry patches, six high bush blueberry bushes, and a mature asparagus bed. The farmhouse is cape style post & beam built in 1820 with some original features in place such as hand-hewn beams, pumpkin pine flooring, some doors and trims, and the awesome brick fireplace & hearth. The attached woodshed, work area, barn, and two car garage, makes this farm a gem. There are several outbuildings and a pole barn. The property extends across Green Woods road, where the red barn is situated. The barn has a concrete perimeter with dirt floor. The second floor boasts of a Skate Board 1/2 pipe! The house has a sunroom that offers a raised lap pool, several skylights, pine board finish with tile floor. 1st floor laundry room, and 1st floor bedroom are convenient features. The second floor has two front to back bedrooms with under eave storage, vinyl replacement windows and original wood flooring. A new Lennox Warm Air furnace installed 2016, along with a new drilled well. Besides the brick fireplace in the living room, there is a wood stove, and other in the Dining room. These wood stoves meet the EPA standard for less air polluting emissions. The dining room has original wood flooring, a corner hutch with rolled glass, and exposed floor joist beam at ceiling. First floor office has built in desks, bookshelves and exposed floor joists at ceiling. There is a full bath on the 1st and 2nd floor. The kitchen is off the living room and was added on in 1979. The kitchen cabinets were recently refinished, updated counter tops & sink, new smooth surface range & refrigerator. Dishwasher, tile flooring. Exterior of house has metal roofing, and Cemplank siding. Red barn painted two years ago. New drilled well 2016. Private septic. Farm equipment sold separately. Acreage based on town records.