By Mark McConville
TAKE IN the scenic beauty of Alaska from your very own 3.75-acre private island after Mertz Island went on the market for less than £1m.
Stunning pictures show the spectacular views of the lakes and mountains that you can enjoy form the island as well as the exterior of the main residence.
Other incredible images show the spacious living areas, modern kitchen and cosy bedrooms as well as large windows and an extensive porch to enjoy your surroundings.
Mertz Island is located in Alaska, USA and is currently listed on www.vladi-private-islands.de for just over £950k.
“Serenity in Sitka, Mertz Island is 3.75 private acres of scenic bliss,” states the listing.
“A 10 min boat ride from Sitka Harbor takes you off grid to a protected cove with a secure dock and a unique blend of raw Alaska and luxury living.
“New Pan Abode block house sits high facing Sitka Sound while the waterfront guest cabin overlooks the beautiful bay.
“Beaches, wildlife & premier fishing! 24/7 power and high speed internet, too!”
Mertz Island was named in 1880 by the U.S. Navy for Lieutenant Albert Mertz, U.S. Navy (USN), and published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in the 1883 Coast Pilot.
Alaska, northwest of Canada, is the largest and most sparsely populated U.S. state. It’s known for its diverse terrain of open spaces, mountains and forests, with abundant wildlife and many small towns.
It’s a destination for outdoor activities like skiing, mountain biking and kayaking. Massive Denali National Park is home to Denali (formerly called Mount McKinley), North America’s highest peak.
For more information see https://www.vladi-private-islands.de/en/islands-for-sale/usa/alaska/mertz-island/