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About Cushing and Area Amenities
The town of Cushing graces the west bank of the lower St. George River and includes Gay Island, across Pleasant Point Gut from the tip of the Cushing peninsula. Comprising roughly 8600 acres, Cushing is bounded by the towns of St. George and South Thomaston across the river to the east, by Thomaston and Warren to the north and by Friendship to the west.
The nearby towns of Rockland and Camden offer a wide variety of shopping and dining opportunities. The full service Knox County Regional Airport with daily scheduled service to Boston is located in Owls Head, just 12 miles or 20 minutes from Meduncook Bay Colony; Bangor International Airport and the Portland International Jetport are easily accessible by U.S. 1 and I-95.
Recreational opportunities abound. Kayak in protected Meduncook Bay or, for the more adventurous, on the open ocean a half-mile away. Day trip to Acadia National Park, Mount Katahdin or to one the many whitewater adventures of Maine. Golf at several local courses including The Samoset Resort, in nearby Rockport, with world-class golf club and tennis facilities. Climb Hornbarn Hill located within Meduncook Bay Colony and enjoy spectacular views from the highest geological feature in the region. Boat along the Maine Coast or drop anchor near one of the many islands from the convenience of your protected Meduncook Bay mooring, available from the town of Cushing.
Area cultural organizations include the Farnsworth Art Museum, the Owls Head Transportation Museum, Center for Maine Contemporary Art and Bay Chamber Concerts. Cushing is home to renowned painter Andrew Wyeth and the Olson House made famous in Christina’s World.
In considering your move to the Cushing area, here are some additional links that may be of use:
Cushing Town Office
Cushing School District
Cushing Historical Society
Cushing Business Directory
Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce
Gaunt Neck is located on a gorgeous 75-acre peninsula. The entrance to Gaunt (locally pronounced Gant) Neck welcomes owners and their guests to the exclusivity of the community. The 14 lots in Gaunt Neck range in size from just under 2-acres to 6-acres in size most lots are over 3-acres in size and all lots have at least 300-feet of saltwater frontage. Only 3 sites remain.
Located on 140-acres along the east short of Hornbarn Cove, Hornbarn Hill contains 10 waterfront lots and 7 lots with spectacular water views. Waterfront lots all have greater than 200-feet of saltwater frontage and average about 2-acres in size; water view lots are even larger.
Meduncook Plantation contains 25 lots; thirteen lots have about 225-feet of saltwater frontage and many other lots will have spectacular views from the side slopes or top of 135-foot high Meduncook Hill. Lots in Meduncook Plantation range in size from about 2 acres to nearly 8 acres.