Private, executive five bedroom cottage located
on a large 40-acre property fronting onto the Rocky Saugeen River
in the hills of Grey County. This cottage is the perfect getaway
to escape the city and experience the peace and serenity of nature
without comprimising the comforts and amenities of home.
To enter the property you take a long paved driveway
that passes through a pine plantation and some open lawn areas
to the banks of the Rocky Saugeen River.
The Rocky Saugeen River is one of the best trout
fishing rivers in Ontario.
The main living area of the cottage consists of
a large 900 square foot living room with stone fireplace, formal
dining room, sitting alcove surrounded by windows, a large screen
television with satellite reception, stereo with CD and DVD players,
desk, sitting area and piano.
Adjacent to the living room is a fully outfitted
kitchen with stove, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher and plenty
of cupboard and counter space.
The cottage has a large screened in porch / sunroom
with plenty of sitting area and lots of windows.
Here there is also a new, lighted, outside deck
with a 10 person hot tub to soak in after long hikes or bike rides
in the area. This deck also overlooks the river and has a great
view for starry skies at night. Also located on the deck is a
patio table with chairs and some loungers to soak up the sun or
read a book.
On the ground floor is an office with telephone
jack so you can stay connected to the office if need be.
The cottage has 5 bedrooms, one on the ground floor
and the remainder on the second floor. They offer 1 King size
bed, 3 Queens beds, 1 Murphy bed and 2 single beds. The loft,
above the garage, has been expanded and now includes a queen size
sofa bed, a queen size murphy bed and a games area with a pool
table, card table and full satellite TV and audio equipment. Great
area for older children!
The cottage has three bathrooms, one four piece
with two sinks on the second floor, one four piece on the main
floor and one three piece with a shower in the loft. There is
also full laundry facilities on the second floor.
If you are looking for a secluded setting, this
40 acre property will meet your needs. If you need to take a trip
to town to pick up supplies it is only a 10 minute drive to the
towns of Markdale and Durham.
The cottage is perched on the banks of the Rocky
Saugeen River. On the inland side of the river is a large paved
parking area with some trails that follow the top of the river.
There is a beautiful stone walkway down to the
stone patio at the riverside.The river has been left in a natural
state to promote wildlife habitat.
If you enjoy cycling or jogging, the area will not
disappoint. The back country gravel roads are hilly, cross many
streams and pass tree canopied stretches of roads. Good trail
riding is available at the Markdale Ski Trails and Calopore Uplands
This is a beautiful cottage with all the conveniences