Southport Island Cottage is set on 5± acres, conveniently located a quarter of the way down the east side of Southport Island. With a deep-water dock in Pig Cove for safe anchorage, the residence offers elevated southeasterly views over Capital Island, out to the entrance of the harbor and onto the bold Atlantic. A long private drive allows for total privacy, leading to this shingle style residence that fits in perfectly on the coast of Maine. With 3-4 bedrooms, 4 baths, a waterside porch, and a bluestone patio for outdoor living, this floor plan is perfectly suited to capture strong water views from all rooms. Perennial gardens that have been beautifully maintained bring tremendous color and spirit to the property. The residence also offers unfinished spaces to create new opportunities in the home.With shingle style homes, galleries, specialty shops, boat yards and marinas, the Southport Island and Boothbay Harbor region maintains all the charm and rich heritage of a maritime New England village. This area’s safe harbor, long peninsula, and numerous islands make this region renowned for its natural beauty and boating pleasures.The area is also home to the largest fleet of excursion boats on the Maine coast, ideal for viewing islands, lighthouses, seals, whales, puffins, and spectacular foliage in autumn. The harbor’s fine marinas and fishing facilities are familiar to yachtsmen cruising the Maine coast. It is also home to the renowned Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and newly completed $30 million Boothbay Harbor Country Club.Portland, the largest of Maine’s cities, is approximately 55-minutes by car.