Historic House Listings

Wow! The Wedding Cake House, Circa 1825. Two acres in Maine. $2,650,000

March 24, 2024

Wow! This is quite a house! The Wedding Cake House was built in 1825. It is located on 2.23 acres in Kennebunk, Maine. This stunning house features a grand staircase, hand painted murals, spacious kitchen, library, tall ceilings, crown moulding, wainscoting and beautiful crystal chandeliers. There is a guest apartment over the barn. The home is situated on the banks of the Kennebunk River. Eight bedrooms, nine bathrooms and 6,263 square feet. $2,650,000

Contact Pack Maynard and Associates.

From the Zillow listing:


We are pleased to present to you, The Wedding Cake House. Famous for its elaborate gothic style trim, this is a rare opportunity to own this elegant and historic property on Summer Street. This property boasts 2.23 acres and over 300 ft of water frontage on the Kennebunk River. Enjoy the large back deck that overlooks the sprawling back lawn or relax at the fire pit on the bank of the serene Kennebunk River. The barn and carriage house offers a stunning entertaining space with surround sound speakers, multiple doors that open to the back deck and front yard, 2 half bathrooms, and a lounge area. The easy access to the kitchen makes this a caterer’s dream. Above the barn is the apartment which has a private entrance and features a kitchen, full bathroom, living room, sunroom, and 2 bedrooms. Step inside the main house to discover the beauty of 1825! Featuring over 6000 Sqft and 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, and 2 half bathrooms, this home has enough space to entertain comfortably. 3 of the bedrooms are full bathroom en-suites. Notice the timeless architecture and walk through the curved hallway to find the formal parlor with an antique Chickering Piano. The beloved custom mural in the front foyer welcomes you to the 2nd floor where you will find the bedrooms. Contact me today for your private showing.



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