York Real Estate For Sale
Ocean Breeze Way Real Estate For Sale
Homes, land and commercial real estate for sale on Ocean Breeze Way in York, ME.
The town of York is located in York County, in the southwest region of Maine, close to the border of New Hampshire. It runs along the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Maine. The town of York is comprised of York Beach, York Harbor, York Village and Cape Neddick. Together, these villages are referred to as the “The Yorks”.
The town of York is known for being a fashionable resort destination. It is home to three sandy beaches, Mount Agamenticus, Ft. McClary, the historic Nubble lighthouse, three golf courses, Maine’s largest zoo, an amusement park and the Kittery Historical Naval Museum. York was rated by Money Magazine as one of the “top ten places to vacation in the United States”. It was also rated the “best family vacation destination” by Family Fun magazine for the last three years.
In the center of York Village are clusters of historic 18th and 19th century buildings that have been retained as museums. These buildings represent the shingle style of Gilded Age architecture. They are open for public tours and can be found along York Street and Lindsay Road.
The greater York Region hosts several annual events and festivals. These include Harvestfest in the month of October and York Days, which is a week-long summer celebration on York Beach. The area also offers numerous activities which include fishing, boating, swimming, kayaking, hiking, golfing and biking. York is well known for its fine dining restaurants and excellent seafood.
According to the 2000 U.S. Census Bureau, York’s population was 12,854 people. This includes 3,690 families and 5,235 households. The number of homes was reported at 8,053. The average family size was 2.88 and the average household size was 2.42. York is comprised of 54.9 square miles of land and 2.8 square miles of water.
Please contact Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate The Masiello Group for information on homes for sale in The Yorks, Maine, homes for sale in York County, Maine, and for all your real estate needs.
The town of York offers a variety of home styles for sale including oceanfront properties. In 2009, 83% of homes sold in York were single family homes, 15% were condos and 2% were multi-units. 100% of homes sold were existing homes.
York Historic Homes
The town of York is home to many historical properties and buildings. The town’s historic district contains 49 buildings and one structure. Several York properties are listed on the National Registry of Historic Place.
A notable historic property is the Emerson-Wilcox House, an example of Georgian architecture. It is maintained by the York Historical Society. Other historic buildings include Old Gaol, the Marshall Gallery, the Ramsdell House, the Perkins House, John Hancock Wharf, Jeffords Tavern and the Old Schoolhouse. The John Sedgley Homestead is the state’s oldest homestead that is still in its original setting. It has included a cape, a farmhouse, a carriage house, a stables building and two outbuildings.
York Waterfront Homes
Many waterfront homes can found throughout the town of York. Waterfront properties for sale in York range from vacant land to condominiums to large estates set on multiple acres with ocean views. Homes prices of York waterfront homes on the market (as of the spring of 2010) range from over $400,000 to over $4,000,000
For information on buying or selling a waterfront property in York, please contact Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate The Masiello Group.
Available Properties For Sale In This Neighborhood
|$239,000||152 East Grand Avenue 8||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$367,500||10 Saunders Avenue||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$300,000||2 Saunders Avenue 2||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$1,200,000||2 Island View Avenue||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$219,900||189 East Grand Avenue 308||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$374,900||190 East Grand Avenue 7||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$394,900||190 East Grand Avenue 16||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$179,000||1 Walnut Street 8||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$995,000||74 East Grand Avenue||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|
|$199,900||26 Walnut Street 3B||Old Orchard Beach||ME||04064|