138 Route 212 , Merrill Corner, Maine, 04780
Country home for sale in Merrill Maine. This 2-3 bedroom 2 bath home on 0.75+/- acres has 2 separate garages so there is plenty of room to store your cars and all your ‘big boy toys”. The layout of the home is very convenient with a first floor master bedroom with en suite full bath and walk-in closet located just off the kitchen. The kitchen boasts a center island as well as room for a breakfast nook overlooking the back yard. It is also open to the laundry area which has plenty of room for a folding table or even a desk or credenza for your home office space. The first floor is completed by a formal dining room and the living room. There are 2 bedrooms upstairs as well as a second full bath. One of the bedrooms is an open space at the top of the stairs and has 2 large closets and plenty of storage as well as plenty of room for a bed. The other is a typical bedroom for this era home. The home is well built and sturdy and just needs your finishing touches and décor updates to be “home” to you.
The 0.75+/- acre lot sits on Route 212 just outside of Merrill and has 200+/- feet of frontage on Huntley Mill Pond Brook and is located just up the road from the East Branch of the Mattawamkeag River. The home just 2 +/- miles from the Oakfield/Smyrna exit of I-95 making this a great commuter location for working in Island Falls or Houlton area. Many recreational opportunities in this area. Fishing and hunting, ATVing and snowmobiling are all within minutes. The US-Canadian border is just 20 miles away so easy international living possibilities here too!
Merrill Maine is a small town located in southern Aroostook County with a population of just 208 in 2020. Originally organized in 1858 for election purposes, Merrill gets its name from Captain William Merrill who bought the township in the 1840s. The town changed its name from T6 R4 to Merrill in 1911 when in was formally incorporated. Traditionally a farming and woodsmen’s community the town still has plenty of farmland and woods to support the recent return to the “homestead” way of life.
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