This exceptional one of a kind ''envelope design'' home is majestically nestled onto 8 acres offering complete privacy & views for miles of the countryside in the distance. (Upon request there is additional explanation paperwork describing the passive solar envelope design system for interested buyers and agents) This is an important feature for those who are energy conscious and searching out this rare gem of a property. Just wait until you step over the threshold and have the opportunity to view the gorgeous natural tongue & groove board walls & massive beam details throughout this home! At the same time gaze out of the south facing windows & skylights to take in the gorgeous perennial grounds and views. While being energy efficient this home also offers a whole house Generac generator to take over if ever there should be a power failure. This home offers sunlight and loads of natural lighting to these spacious rooms, cathedral ceilings & lovely open concept for all to enjoy. All the bedrooms are located on the second floor and feature windows & doors for added light and access to the open balcony. This lets the warmth in for solar heating purposes. If a first floor bedroom would be necessary for someone to occupy, there is a full bath with shower on this level to accommodate this transition. For the plant lovers this location is a gardener's paradise! This is a perfect location for commuting to Sugarloaf, Saddleback or Sunday River for the ski enthusiasts or those who are eager to search for outdoor sports activities. This area is close to many lakes, rivers and streams for those who enjoy boating of all kinds. And there are a number of golf courses that are not far away for those who have their golf clubs ready and waiting! This property is conveniently located just off Route 4 so commuting is made easy and for those of you who want complete privacy & serenity...it is all right here! Put this one at the top of your list and schedule a showing today!