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Custom Home on the Bras D,Or lake

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Home Description –asking Price 650,000 CDN

This is a custom designed Bras D’0r lakeside home. It is situated in sheltered McNab Cove on a parcel of land consisting of two lots totaling 6.013 acres. The home is built on one lot while the other is vacant and can be sold off without any severance issues if the purchaser wishes, The lake frontage is approximately 540 ft. The home constructed with 2x6 framing sheathed in plywood and foam board, engineered trusses throughout and all engineered silent floor 16” on centre, the roof is sheathed in plywood and topped with tar paper, ice shield and high quality designer shingle. The siding is Gentec vinyl. All windows are Peter Kohler supreme series with low E Argon. All entranceways are also furnished through Peter Koehler (a well known and quality brand). The home features a triple car garage 27x34 ft with oversize 9 ft doors and high ceilings and is fully insulated and dry walled. All doors are equipped with garage door openers. The 200 amp electrical service is hosed in the garage. The home is extremely well wired and has an abundance of electrical and lighting outlets; it also includes a 240-volt outlet in the workshop, a 240-volt outlet in the garage and a portable generator interface for emergency power. As you walk into the front door you will enter a 23 x 18’6” area consisting of the entrance foyer, staircase to the lower level, twin double closets and kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped with all new top end appliance including, dishwasher, ceramic top stove and oven, microwave, large side by side refrigerator, high end custom oak cabinets, ceramic floors, ceramic backsplash, custom center island, large pantry with roll out drawers, vaulted tongue and groove pine ceiling, custom lighting over the centre island and under the cabinets and a paddle fan. You will then enter a large open concept 18’x 20’ great room featuring a large bank of windows overlooking the lake, high vaulted tongue and groove pine ceiling, solid hardwood flooring and a Pacific energy high efficiency wood stove. As you look to the left you will find a large fully equipped 10x12 laundry featuring LG Trom front load washer and dryer, two closets (one for cleaning supplies, sundry, broom and central vacuum utensil storage and the other for clothing). There is an access door to the yard and the floors are ceramic. As you move from the great room the master bath is located to your left. The master bath is aprox 9x11’ and is equipped with 9 ft ceilings, crown mold, ceramic floor, low flush toilet, Jacuzzi soaker tub, one piece corner shower with curved glass doors and a 5 ft oak vanity with a surface basin. The master bedroom is opposite to the master bath. The master bedroom is aprox 12x19’ and features 9 ft ceilings. Crown mold, solid hardwood floors, large three panel picture window overlooking the lake, wall to wall closets at one end of the room, and a 4 piece bedroom suite (king bed, tow end tables and a large dresser – the end table lamps and bedding are not included). As you exit the master bedroom there is a second bedroom to your right. This 2nd bedroom is aprox 12 x12’ and features a large window overlooking a wooded area and visual access to the cove, solid hardwood floors, 9 ft ceilings, crown mold and a large closet. Next --- the lower level --- As you enter the lower level via the Oak staircase you will find yourself in the 22 x 24 games room equipped with an oak 4 ˝ X 9 ‘ slate bed pool table and a pub style card table. This room also features quality laminate flooring and crown mould, large widows looking to the lake and a doorway leading outside. To the right of the games room is a large 22 X 12 workshop with double doors leading to the lower concrete deck. To the rear of the games room the utility room houses the whole house in floor heating, an high efficiency oil boiler, a wood fired boiler, a stainless steel indirect hot water heater, iron removal system, whole house filter, UV system and soft water conditioner. As you enter the rest of the lower level you will find a full bar service area with microwave, sink and refrigerator. Opposite this service area is a full 7 x 12 bathroom equipped with a 5 ft oak vanity, one piece corner shower with curved glass doors and a low flush toilet set on ceramic floor. As you leave the bath you will find two 12 x 12 rooms. The one room facing the lake serves as a bedroom and includes a new queen bed and a large closet. The other room is set up as a den and is equipped with a built in computer area with all essential hookups including high speed Internet. This room also has a large closet and can easily be used as a bedroom with no modification.
Outside there is a large deck and porch, fully landscaped lot, large boathouse and dock (included) The boathouse is 34 x 15 x 12 ft high – it has a 10 ft door lakeside and a 7 ft door landside. The dock comes apart and is stores inside the boathouse except for the floating section, which stays on shore.
Priced @ $650,000 this property holds excellent value and is spectacular. Contact Steve Karbownik 902-535-2797 or e mail
Address: b0e 3bo
Posted Date 2009-07-30 18:08:50(GMT)
Last Modified 2009-07-30 18:08:50(GMT)
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