11 Historic Homes on the Market in Maine, New Hapshire & Vermont

Discover eleven captivating historic homes currently on the market in the picturesque states of Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Each property boasts rich architectural heritage and unique character, offering a glimpse into the region’s storied past amidst stunning natural surroundings.

676 Cathance Road | $589,000

676 Cathance Road, Topsham, ME
Listing agent: Rick Baribeau

Proudly positioned amidst the rolling countryside of Topsham, this wonderful Antique Cape has stood watch for over 200 years. While there have been a wide variety of updates and improvements, careful attention has been given to preserve the charm and character of this lovely home.


Size: 2,365 sf


Price: $589,000


Listing details: Rare gentlemen’s farm offering 28 acres with an established apple orchard and farm pond. Surprisingly open floor plan. Well planned kitchen with ample cabinetry, granite, gas range & decorative heater. Spacious dining room overlooking the private back yard. Cozy living room with wood stove. First floor bedroom and bath. Large utility room with laundry – all on the first floor.


Contact: Rick Baribeau, RE/MAX, +1 207.751.6103

136 Pumpkin Ridge Road | $448,000

136 Pumpkin Ridge Road, Marshfield, ME
Listing agent: Karen Eldridge

Enjoy the best of country living within 2 miles of all amenities! This well-maintained circa 1822 home features abundant acreage, a private hill- top location, and easy access to recreational activities, public beaches, medical facilities, shopping and restaurants. This self-sufficient home is equipped with alternate sources of heat, full automatic generator, installed Starlink high speed internet equipment, and cell service boosters.


Size: 2,632 sf


Price: $448,000


Listing details: The spacious home features 2 living levels, 2 sun rooms (4-season & 3-season), a 2-level 2-car attached garage, a 9’ x 15.5’ mudroom with sliding barn door, and 5 upper level unheated storage/multi-use areas. Gross square footage excluding the garage (790 sq. ft.) is 3,759 sq. ft. Heated & furnished living space total 2,632 sq. ft.


Contact: Karen Eldridge, Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate, +1 207.271.0207

Great Diamond Island | $450,000

11 Sunrise Lane, Unit 25B, Portland, ME
Listing agent: Jean Russo

If you are looking for a year-round, peaceful retreat in Portland, you’ve found it! Great Diamond Island is located in Casco Bay just a 15 minute water taxi or 30 minute Casco Bay Ferry ride away from the mainland and the Old Port area (there are 2 ferry landings so be sure to take the Diamond Cove ferry for this property).


Size: 1,064 sf


Price: $450,000


Listing details: Great Diamond Island has some interesting history and properties in this complex are former military barracks that were renovated in the early 90’s. This town home is a private end unit with just one other home abutting it. It can easily accommodate guests with its 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths.


Contact: Jean Russo, Harbor City Realty, +1 207.776.1816

181 Hartland Avenue | $550,000

181 Hartland Avenue, Pittsfield, ME
Listing agent: Bruce LaVerdiere

Stunning, one of a kind Executive Greek Revival & period home is full of history! Exceptionally and completely renovated sparing no expense conveys a once in a lifetime dream home! This inspiring Civil War veteran built home has been lovingly maintained with a spacious garage with loft, and an expansive lot in the heart of lovely Pittsfield, Maine.


Size: 2,500 sf


Price: $550,000


Listing details: The 1880’s home thoughtfully blends original period details with modern conveniences featuring marble polished tile and hardwoods throughout, soapstone kitchen counter tops/sink, custom island, maple built-in pantry, rainfall shower with so much more to experience & discover! You will also find period details throughout including pocket doors, moldings, claw foot tub, large cupola & weathervane, and pull doorbell.


Contact: Bruce LaVerdiere, Vallee Harwood & Blouin Real Estate, +1 207.692.3908

214 Fisher Road | $725,000

214 Fisher Road, Monroe, ME
Listing agent: Sue Roberts

214 Fisher Road in Monroe, is a one of a kind, beauty of a house that you have to see to believe! This five acre property offers space, and storage – with fenced pastures and barn space, an assortment of gardens and perennials, as well as fruiting trees and a fire pit perfect for entertaining, or for keeping the serenity of this expansive property all to yourself.


Size: 3,000 sf


Price: $725,000


Listing details: With 22 owned solar panels, the home itself seamlessly incorporates the ability to generate the electricity required to run and heat it with the traditional Maine farmhouse feel. There are 5 heat pumps, all electric appliances, a stone fireplace, and a rarely used oil fired hot air furnace.


Contact: Sue Roberts, Realty of Maine, +1 207.989.4229

221 Main Street | $737,000

221 Main St, Waterboro, ME
Listing agent: Jane Frankland

Opportunity is knocking! Great Location! This property has 1.02 acres on 2 major Routes with 200’ of road frontage. That allows you to have 2 businesses here or an in-home business where you could have one non-family member employee. There is plenty of space for a drive-thru window with two existing driveways, so you already have an entrance and exit in place.


Size: 2,300 sf


Price: $737,000


Listing details: Property is currently being used as a Beauty Salon with a 3 bedroom, 1 bath home on the 2nd floor. This is in the Village zone so there are several businesses allowed. Public beach & boat launch on Little Ossipee Lake is just up the road.


Contact: Jane Frankland, Exp Realty, +1 207.229.6261

85 Grove Street | $550,000

85 Grove Street, Peterborough, NH
Listing agent: Cathy Cambal-Hayward

A short walk from town, this stately 1860’s Victorian has a rich history — home to an early resident, W.H.H. Pritchard, who fought in the Civil War; home to the iconic Folkway Coffee House where musicians from around the world performed concerts in the 1970’s and ‘80s. The current owners operated a successful software business here for decades.


Size: 5,342 sf


Price: $550,000


Listing details: The main house has two stories. The first floor retains lovely features from the Folkway years. The second floor has a three-bedroom apartment in need of renovation. The multi-story barn is a bright, finished space. Adorned with bay windows, porches and a slate roof, the property has town water and sewer, central air, and a Buderus baseboard hot water heating system.


Contact: Cathy Cambal-Hayward, Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate, +1 603.494.9968

2460 Green Hill Road | $899,000

2460 Green Hill Road, Chatham, NH
Listing agent: Charlotte Gill

Welcome to the historic Webb House, situated on 6.5 acres with frontage on scenic Lower Kimball Pond. Built around 1816, this significant colonial home features 4 fireplaces; wood floors throughout; a living room with beamed ceilings; a large kitchen/dining room with a cozy wood stove


Size: 2,640 sf


Price: $899,000


Listing details: A library with built-in bookcase + large window facing Lower Kimball Pond; 3 gracious bedrooms with abundant natural light (2 with water views; and a sunroom off the kitchen where you can sip your morning coffee while gazing across the sloping lawn & stone wall to the water.


Contact: Charlotte Gill, Oberg Agency, +1 207-256-0638

Listing agent: Geri Reilly

all at your fingertips! This spacious 5 bedroom, 3 bath farmhouse features an extra-wide, paved driveway, attached garage, & two large levels of living that are filled with a blend of old and new. The eat-in country kitchen boasts plenty of cabinets, counter space, & a separate room for formal dining.


Size: 2,694 sf


Price: $659,900


Listing details: The side porch entrance walks into a sunny family room with beautiful, resurfaced hardwood floors. The house is situated on a large corner lot where you can enjoy the summer evenings on the front porch or outdoor activities in the fenced yard. It’s located across the street from Anderson Field and the town pool; minutes to downtown eateries, shopping & all the village amenities; easy access to I-89, ski areas, Stowe, Waitsfield, Burlington, & Montpelier.


Contact: Geri Reilly, Geri Reilly Real Estate, +1 802.862.6677

Monroe Historic Gem | $725,000

310 Cutlers Farm Rd, Monroe, CT
Listing agent: Stacy Pfannkuch

Historic charm meets modern comfort in Monroe, CT. This 1786 colonial home is truly one of a kind! The first floor features a living room with a fireplace, wide plank flooring, and a family room with custom millwork, an oversized brick fireplace, and wood-burning stove. The family room also has built-ins and access to a large screened-in porch. The kitchen boasts maple cabinetry, a center island, high-end range, and granite counters, flowing into a formal dining room with wood floors and a fireplace.


Size: 3,008 sf


Price: $725,000


Listing details: Historic charm meets modern comfort in Monroe, CT. This 1786 colonial home is truly one of a kind! The first floor features a living room with a fireplace, wide plank flooring, and a family room with custom millwork, an oversized brick fireplace, and wood-burning stove. The family room also has built-ins and access to a large screened-in porch. The kitchen boasts maple cabinetry, a center island, high-end range, and granite counters, flowing into a formal dining room with wood floors and a fireplace.


Contact: Stacy Pfannkuch, Century 21, +1 203.209.4989

Listing agent: Jackie & Meagan Griffeth

Welcome to this inviting 4-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home with a 2-car garage and a bonus room above the garage with skylights, providing additional space for a home office, playroom, or guest quarters. Nestled on a tranquil 1.84-acre lot, this residence offers the perfect blend of privacy and convenience, with sidewalks throughout the neighborhood for added accessibility. As you approach, you’ll be greeted by a charming farmer’s porch, ideal for enjoying your morning coffee or unwinding in the evening. Step inside to discover a thoughtfully designed interior featuring skylights and beams in the kitchen, creating a bright and airy atmosphere.


Size: 2,656 sf


Price: $979,000


Listing details: The main level boasts a comfortable living space, perfect for gatherings with family and friends. Easy access to the backyard, where you’ll find a firepit, ideal for roasting marshmallows under the stars. The master bedroom features an ensuite bathroom and a walk-in closet, providing convenience and comfort. An additional office space, which can also serve as a bedroom, offers versatility to accommodate your needs. Schedule a showing today and start envisioning the possibilities!


Contact: Jackie & Meagan Griffeth, Krainin Real Estate, +1 207.655.3811, 207.318.8751