LOCATION: Hisler Mountain Road, Somerville, Maine

     If your family is craving some much needed peace and quiet, the small community of Somerville will not disappoint. This selectively harvested 173 acre parcel has the privacy desired and the acreage for exploration. With its charming old homestead foundation, stonewalls, and 4,170 feet of frontage on Jones Stream - it is sure to please all ages. The land has elevated sites, excellent access, and power is readily available. The area offers much in the way of recreation. With four preserves (Palermo Preserve 5 mile drive, West Branch Preserve 7 mile drive, Davis Stream Preserve 8 mile drive, and Whitefield Salmon Preserve 9 mile drive) and two state parks (Damariscotta Lake State Park 9 mile drive and Lake St. George State Park 14 mile drive) nearby, the family will have the opportunity to hike, bike, cross-country ski, swim, canoe, fish, explore the forest, and experience nature first hand. A day of fishing or boating is made easy with the public boat launch to Damariscotta Lake (4,686 acres) just 11 miles away. For a day of shopping, the larger town and state capitol, Augusta (17 mile drive), is a great place to stop. If you love the coast, this parcel is only 25 miles from the coastal towns of Rockport, Camden, and Rockland. You can visit to take in the historical sites, quaint shops, arts and entertainment, and delicous eateries. Whether the family wants to enjoy the local area or explore the larger cities and coastal towns, this parcel is situated in just the right spot to take advantage of it all. (Below is a historic review done by local historians. It even includes photos of their findings on this parcel.)