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Bath Sweet Shoppe | House for Sale

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Bath Sweet Shoppe | House for Sale

Have you ever thought about doing something completely different? The Bath Sweet Shoppe in Bath, Maine, is looking for a new owner.

In all the many years we’ve been moseying around New England in search of interesting, sometimes unusual, properties available, our most memorable are those whose new owners completely changed

The New England Farmstead | New England’s Gifts

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The New England Farmstead | New England’s Gifts

We found a historic New England farmstead in New Boston, New Hampshire, featuring Moses Eaton stenciling, 105 acres, and a gorgeous pond.

It has always been known as Gregg Mill Farm because, well, it was the first place in town to operate a sawmill on the middle branch of the Piscataquog

Cobb Hill in Hartland, VT | House for Sale

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Cobb Hill in Hartland, VT | House for Sale

We pulled into a parking spot near a huge red barn and silo. Perched along a couple of rows on the hill beyond were a series of attractive houses, one after another clustered together. It was like entering a beautiful Alpine village. We were arriving at what’s known today as

1779 Georgian Colonial in Francestown, NH | House For Sale

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1779 Georgian Colonial in Francestown, NH | House For Sale

During the 1990s, a New Jersey couple walked through more than 50 New England homes before deciding to purchase this 1779 Georgian Colonial in beautiful Francestown, New Hampshire. Time goes on, though, and now they’re looking at retirement communities—but not before writing us one of the funniest ‘House for Sale’

White Mountains Home | House for Sale

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White Mountains Home | House for Sale

This White Mountains home is on a high, open pasture just north of New Hampshire’s Franconia Notch. The view from up there is simply breathtaking!

When we wake up in the early morning,” said owner Catherine Dowd to us during our recent visit with her and husband Jim Knee at their

Former J.D. Salinger Home | House for Sale

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Former J.D. Salinger Home | House for Sale

Here we showcase the house where Jerry used to live. Jerry? Well, that’s what the reclusive author J. D. Salinger (1919-2010) wanted his most-trusted friends to call him–people like the current owner of the house in Cornish, New Hampshire, in which he once lived.

During the later years of his life,

Waterfront Home in Bayside, Maine | House for Sale

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Waterfront Home in Bayside, Maine | House for Sale

And the views of Penobscot Bay are spectacular …

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Photo/art by Courtesy of Jim and Diane Huning

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Photo/art by Harrison Photographic

You’re not familiar with the town of Bayside? Well, we’d have to say it’s one of the Maine coast’s hidden treasures. Located three miles south of Belfast and 16 miles north of Camden, Bayside was created in the late 19th century