Lincoln intown home for sale with deeded access to Mattanawcook Pond. This 4 bedroom 2.25 bath New England Cape style home built in 1947 has charm and character and plenty of room! The main floor boasts a large 18’ x 20’ living room with lots of natural light and views of both he back yard and the lake. The country style eat-in kitchen with dining area also houses the laundry area for convenience. Adjacent to the kitchen is the pantry/storage room that the current owners use as a combined pantry and master closet. The primary bedroom is located on this first floor as well and has direct access to the full bath. The front of the home is an enclosed porch area with its own entrance and heat source that is currently set us as a combined home gym and office space. The private entrance could mean easy access to your home business for customers or clients. The second floor of the home shows the original character of the builder with 3 bedrooms and full retro bath that will make you think of grandma’s house!
The home sits on 0.75 acres with an additional 0.11 acre across the street that provides deeded access to Mattanawcook Pond. With 19 +/- feet of frontage there is plenty of room to launch your small boat, canoe or kayak and put in a dock. Mattanawcook Pond is a 831 acre man-made lake in the heart of the town of Lincoln that has a maximum depth of 20 +/- feet. This waterbody is just one of 13 lakes in Lincoln and is a great place for recreation all year round. If fishing is your passion, there are plenty of game fish like pickerel and bass as well as both yellow and white perch plus sunfish for the kids’ enjoyment. In late spring there are also brookies! Mattanawcook is also a great place to ice fish in the winter with several tournaments scheduled by local clubs and organizations. If you are more into motorsports, then the numerous local and statewide ATV trails in the area around the lake will impress you. Access to ITS snowmobile trailsis literally across the street on your own land where you can access and run the lake with your snowsled to connect to local trails. What about boating, you ask? Well, Mattanawcook is big enough for your party boat, jet ski or speed boat, yet small enough for a safe canoe or kayak paddle. Paddle on over to the public beach and spend the afternoon then paddle back! With the public boat launch less than 1 mile away you can launch your boat and then tie it up to your own dock for the season.
Lincoln Maine is small town America! With our traditional mom and pop stores and quaint and varied shops on Main Street to the larger chain grocery, autoparts, hardware and building supply stores you can usually find most anything you need right here in town. With a permanent population of around 4800 and a summer population of over 5500 this town is constantly growing and thriving. Our active community and economic development efforts have helped make Lincoln a local hub for Northern Penobscot County and a center for activity and recreation. Besides the lakes, the Penobscot River runs through the town providing more recreational opportunities. Lincoln also has a small municipal airport as well as its own hospital and a Federally Qualified Health Center that offers a variety of services including medical, dental and specialty care. The motto for Lincoln is “Come for the lakes – Stay for the Lifestyle” and many have taken that to heart. We love our little piece of Maine and know you will too.