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Everything you can imagine by the sea. Well inside the fog line so warmer, sunnier, no rips or curents in the fabulous Chester Basin and protected from the open ocean by 365 islands. Kayaking,canoeing,sailing, swimming, scuba, snorkling,fishing,waterskiing.Canadas track to trail runs behind the house through the forest so bring the pets,bikes,Xcountry skiis... . We offer sailing on our 32' sailboat,owner is a divemaster with all sorts of Caribbean experience and offshore sailor... More importantly perhaps; lots of years as a dad taking lots of children to the beaches, fishing, sailing... This historic property served as Gold rivers post office through the war years and has a fabulous 180 degree view of the ocean and islands. In 2010 it was painstakingly restored to original condition, all trim was saved and reinstalled. The kitchen/pantry was opened up to the living room,garden,ocean views...makeing it perfect for entertaining. Enjoy the sun/moon rising right in front of the house!
Longer term rental available at reduced rates. Several full service marinas (2 are within minutes). House is midway between Chester and Mahone Bay for good oldfashioned shops and food/festivals. Lunenburg, a UNESCO world heritage town is 20 minutes away. Halifax and Stanfield Int airport are also within 1 hour. Golfing is all around. Chesters' course especially is excellent. There is a 50' flatscreen TV with dvd player in the parlor and a formal dining room.
One step up to enter the house, level lot and short level walk to ocean. Climb down 6' to beach is tricky but our granny does it. 3 bedrooms and full bath is up 1 floor.
All pets welcome. Trans Canada trail is just behind the house throught the forest so bring the horse if you want! We do. ATVs are allowed...snowshoe, Xcountry ski...you get the picture.
Neil has been from Borneo and Bali to the Rockies, rainforests to deserts and the trail here through Nova Scotia, built on old rail beds, is a world class easy walk through oldgrowth forest. Chester one way and Lunnenburg the other....moreless
$300/nt - $3000/mos
Winter same costs, shoulder times drop 20%
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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