Take in as much beauty as the undeveloped Nova Scotia waterfront has to offer, from this charming, private 2-story home. Located at the end of a winding private drive, this cape-style shingled cottage is sequestered in a pristine and natural setting of 3.75 acres with 300-ft of ocean frontage, offering privacy as well as convenience to attractions such as Halifax, Chester, Mahone Bay and Lunenburg.
Special details include all the little touches that you look for in a great vacation home. Open living area, wide pine floors, large picture windows facing the sea, a screened indoor/outdoor room to extend the day into evening and multiple skylights upstairs to enjoy starlit nights. On the main level, the kitchen, dining and living room areas come together as the ideal entertaining environment with a bedroom (2 twins) and bath.
Upstairs is the master bedroom (queen) and guest bedroom (2 twins) and full bathroom. Beautifully furnished and decorated, the Saltwater Retreat is a good choice for visitors who want to explore, sight see, and then come home to a peaceful home. High Speed Internet is available.
Southwest Cove is an enclave of just a few special properties minutes from the village of Port Medway which is located between Bridgewater and the Liverpool areas.
Port Medway is a picturesque fishing village with a general store and home to the Lighthouse Park on the waterfront, the Port Medway reader's festival and a number of exquisite artists.
Just 90 minutes southwest of Halifax, you are a short drive away are eight spectacular beaches, historic towns such as Shelburne and Lunenburg (UNESCO World Heritage Site), galleries, museums and craft shops.
This area offers world class surfing and sea kayaking, white water just up the Medway River, fresh water canoeing, superb golfing and excellent cycling and hiking. For bird lovers, the South Shore is on a major migratory route. Did we mention whale watching as well?