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Executive Waterfront Country Home - Prince Edward County

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Last updated: 07/31/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This all season, waterfront, executive, country home faces westward over the lake to tree covered, pristine sand dunes. The house is nestled amongst majestic 150 year old trees and is located just off the oldest road in Ontario. A large treed area across the road from the house complete with marshy inlets and historic 19th century relics is excellent for walking, birdwatching, fishing, biking, paint-balling or birdwatching. There is a major 40km bike trail by the cottage which goes to Picton. Located in scenic Ameliasburg, in Prince Edward County, Ontario, the fully furnished home is spacious and cozy. The lakefront on the property is ideal for families and children, and also has the atmosphere for a girls weekend, small corporate retreat or a romantic getaway.

The 2,000 square foot bungalow has three generous bedrooms and two full bathrooms, including an en-suite. There is a large 20 by 24 foot living room with cathedral ceiling and large stone fireplace, a six person dining room, a fully equipped eat-in kitchen with dishwasher, stove with oven and microwave. The house has central air and vacuum, and in winter is fully heated. There is a covered deck and a large open deck off the living room, complete with a four person hot tub. A heated out building near the deck is a games room, complete with a pool table, table tennis, foos-ball and a dart board. The house comes complete with use of a gas barbeque, firepit, 16 foot canoe, 12 ft fishing boat with outboard motor inflatable dingy, fishing rods, bad-mitton set, lawn chairs and bicycles. Some firewood is provided.

Relax and listen to the rustling leaves as a warm wind gently blows over your body. Sip a cocktail at the water's edge as the sun slowly sets over the water and dunes. Later, have a campfire in the firepit, bask in the hot tub, listen to the stereo, watch a movie, sing karaoke or play pool.

Play family games and sports on the lush grassed area on the property and later cool down with a swim in the shallow sand bottom lake waters.

This home is completely self sufficient with linens, bedding and supplies provided. All you have to do is just bring your bathing suits and camera.

In the morning, the first thing you will notice is the singing of the birds. In August, sit in the hot tub and watch stars fall from the milky way. In fall and winter, build a warm fire in the stone fireplace and curl up with a good book and a glass of local wine. Great in winter too - cozy, skiing and snowboarding nearby.

The local area is unique and captivating. Enjoy the world class sand beaches of Prince Edward County. North Beach is within 10 minutes and Sandbanks Beach is 25 minutes away. Go birdwatching at nearby world famous Presquille Provincial Park. Numerous local wineries provide samplings, tours, wine sales and fine dining. Go golfing at one of the many of the local golf courses, including Timber Ridge one of Canada's top 100 courses. Shop, dine or enjoy a cultural event such as an art gallery, museum, or cafe in one of the quaint historic towns such as Bloomfield, Wellington or Picton.

Visit an agricultural Fair such as the Milford Fair or buy local produce, meat, vegetables or baked goods from a local farm. In winter enjoy walks on the nearby beaches or adjacent woods, cross country skiing, downhill skiing/snowboarding,snowmobiling and the many local winter cultural events, health spas, and fine dining.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a games building and lots of bikes with lots of room front and back to run around. There are woods and paths for exploring across the street. The water off the lawn fornatge is shallow...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking inside...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Small dogs may be considered, provided they are quiet and clean...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    3 steps to get in and out of the house, but no wheelchair ramps...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2

    ...moreless

  • They are full bathrooms. One bathroom is an en suite to the Master bedroom. The second bathroom is located between bedrooms 2 and 3. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Games out building complete with table tennis, foos-ball, pool table and darts. 16' canoe, bicycles, fishing rods included. For an additional fee, other available services include: - 13' fishing boat rental - housecleaning upon departure...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Table Tennis, Foosball, Pool table, darts...moreless

  • Games
  • Music Library:

    LPs from 70's and 80's...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Bell TV...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    The property has water frontage. In mid summer the water level usually recedes and there is a small beach. There is major beaches nearby (North Beach Provincial Park and Barcovan Beach)....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining room seats 6. there is a second dining table for 4 in the kitchen which is next to the dining room. ...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    Hi-speed bell internet. Laptop provided. wireless network...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free long distnace in North America (Magicjack)...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil/hot water forced air...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    I can arrange for a private chef. A quote will be provided. ...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    life jackets and canoe...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna:

    Infrared sauna located in the Master Bedroom...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 13 - Sep 19, 2015
2 night min stay
C$265
C$1,855

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
C$200

Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$100
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are based on up to six guests. There is a nominal charge for extra guests. During July and August weekly rentals take preference.


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Location

7 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
North Beach

Car: Necessary

Wineries, stock car racing, fishing, fishing charters, drive in theaters, restaurants, spas, golf, antiques, downhill skiing, snowboarding, cycling, birdwatching

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We are a family with 3 children ages 18, 17, and 14 who have been summer residents of the County for 27 years. Once you have visited the County you will be hooked.

Why the Owner Chose Ameliasburg:
Prince Edward County is unique. It has everything. It has beaches, golf courses, wineries, birdwatching, hiking, lots and lots of history and heritage (the cottage is located just off the oldest road in Ontario and there was a fort from the war of 1812 just around the corner from my cottage), lots of cool stores and funky restaurants and the cottage itself is very homey and relaxing. A couple of interesting facts about the County: - it has 800 kilometres of scenic coastline - Sandbanks Provincial Parks is home to the world's largest freshwater sand dunes - Prince edward County is an an emerging epi-centre for new world wines with over 20 wineries and more coming - it has lots of heritage and was home to United Empire Loyalists and Sir John A Macdonald - Presquile Provincial Park near the cottage is one of North America premier birdwatching sites, especially waterfowl. - Battawa ski hill which is neaby was founded by the Batta family who created a global empire making shoes. Battawa has a reputation as a small but very good place to ski and snowboard.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
You are close to many things and it is easy to get to from the 401. You will not be bored at my cottage.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

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Photos

  • The Lakefront

    The Lakefront

  • The front yard in autumn

    The front yard in autumn

  • The Lakefront

    The Lakefront

  • The 4 person hot-tub

    The 4 person hot-tub

  • The Living Room

    The Living Room

  • The Dining Room

    The Dining Room

  • The en-suite bathroom

    The en-suite bathroom

  • Computer, Internet and Phone

    Computer, Internet and Phone

  • The second bathroom

    The second bathroom

  • The cottage is near many historic towns, villages and several wineries

    The cottage is near many historic towns, villages and several wineries

  • Birdwatching is very good at and around the cottage

    Birdwatching is very good at and around the cottage

  • This heritage house just around the corner from the cottage was built in 1812

    This heritage house just around the corner from the cottage was built in 1812

  • The cottage on the Lake side

    The cottage on the Lake side

  • Relax at the Lake

    Relax at the Lake

  • Sunset in winter

    Sunset in winter

  • The Stone fireplace

    The Stone fireplace

  • The kitchen

    The kitchen

  • Queen Bed in Master Bedroom

    Queen Bed in Master Bedroom

  • The infrared sauna

    The infrared sauna

  • The Lakefront in winter

    The Lakefront in winter

  • Nearby North Beach is one of many beautiful beaches in the area

    Nearby North Beach is one of many beautiful beaches in the area

  • Timberridge is one of several local golf courses

    Timberridge is one of several local golf courses

  • Car racing at Brighton speedway near the cottage

    Car racing at Brighton speedway near the cottage

  • The cottage is close to many of the 30+ wineries in Prince Edward County

    The cottage is close to many of the 30+ wineries in Prince Edward County

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 07/31/2015
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