LandVest Holiday Gift List

Holiday banner_1In honor of the season, we are devoting Friday blogs to assisting in the search for unique gifts!  LandVest’s gift bag of great New England properties has  something for everyone.  If  you do not see a property that matches your “someone special”, stay tuned for next week’s list!


For those who love bold ocean and contemporary style:

45 Littles Point in Swampscott, MA

Exceptional in design, this sleek contemporary is sited on 1.4± oceanfront acres on Little’s Point with 320′ of frontage on the Atlantic Ocean and panoramic views of sea and sky.



Patagonia Sur

For the adventurer who loves the combination of beauty, comfort, and conservation:

Valle California in Patagonia, Chile, a place that will forever remain spectacular.

Valle California, within the Chilean Patagonia Sur Portfolio, is one of seven best-in-class scenically and ecologically significant properties.  The portfolio – approximately 60,000 acres (25,000 hectares) – provides international buyers with an innovative opportunity to purchase properties benefited by comprehensive planning for conservation, and sustainable development. Visit a world-class portfolio of pristine lands, ride, fish, raft, hike the glaciers and forests of ancient trees, drink mate with the gauchos supported by an outstanding U.S. and Chilean team.




For those who dream of a classic Vermont farm retreat, with all the toys (even a ski hill):

Uphill Farm is the Vermont Gentleman’s farm, perfected.

This final offering price is 22 percent below the purchase price of over a decade ago, an extraordinary value. Exquisite private hilltop location with big views over 88± acres of meadows, ancient maple trees, wildlife pond, stocked trout pond and rushing brook.




The Birches on Moosehead Lake
in Rockwood, Maine

offers a turn-of-the-century lake-front resort complete with lodge and cabins perched at water’s edge for the hospitable investor.  The property boasts 8,600 acres± laced with miles of hiking and ski trails, along with southeasterly panoramic views across Moosehead Lake to the Appalachian Mountains.  The resort features a well-managed timber investment, and is currently operated as a profitable business…




For island lovers in touch with their inner child:

Who hasn’t dreamed of owning their own island but how about inviting your friends to your island with your own fort?! With over 24 acres to explore, 5 sandy beaches, 2 piers AND your own historic fort, who can top that?

House Island in Casco Bay

is a great place for kids and the young at heart.




For those who love a picnic by the lake: 

Nothing says more than having family and friends get together for summer fun at the lake.

Sebago Lake Estate

offers 19± acres with your own private sandy beach, extensive dock for your boats and water toys, plenty of outdoor space for those lawn games, and a magnificent home with a massive stone fireplace and plenty of room for all.




For those who want the beach at their doorstep:

Imagine stepping off your porch and putting your toes into warm sands, strolling the beach in search of shells, wading in the refreshing Atlantic Ocean by day; listening to the lull of the waves while you dine alfresco at night.  With 3± acres of privacy amidst natural surroundings,

The Beach House

is perfect for those who love to summer at the shore.




For those whose home is their Castle: 

Surrounded by 355± acres with distant views,

The Rice Mountain Estate

combines historic structures and incredible craftsmanship. The 10,275-square-foot main residence is comprised of four distinct structures the Dudley Friedman House, the Norman Tower, Peak House, and Tudor Tower all blending together to create a unique castle–like mountain top home. The property is currently offered with 95+ acres and includes the main residence, the Howland Barn as well as an 1800-square-foot log cabin, barn and storage building. Other configurations of the property are available.