On the heights of St. Andrews by-the-Sea, overlooking the Bay of Fundy and next door to a famous 27 acre garden, this gracious three storey mansion awaits. This rambling estate was built in 1897 as one of the coveted Canadian Pacific Cottage Properties and lavishly restored by the current owners with 21st Century refinement while preserving the history and integrity of the original. Decorated in polished wood and marble, this heritage home is sited on one acre of lushly planted ornamental gardens with spectacular views of the sea beyond .
On the first floor, a large entrance foyer opens to a dining room to the right, paneled library with original wood beams and garden views directly ahead, and a double chandelier parlour to the left. The truly comfortable living room features twin marble appointed fireplaces. A high-tech, gourmet quality kitchen and spectacular 5000 bottle wine cellar are a culinary dream. This home is designed for entertaining. A fine staircase takes you up to the second floor. There is a “backstairs” which was used exclusively by house staff, It remains that way today. One-of-a-kind four-poster beds and mahogany armoires grace the bedrooms and suites.
The main house incudes 7 master bedroom suites and 5 private adjoining balconies designed to capture the extraordinary seaside views – all with luxury ensuite marble appointed bathrooms and fireplaces. The guest wing houses 2 additional master suites, each with luxury ensuite bathrooms and fireplaces. An eclectic collection of art and antiques can be sold separately.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a property of this profile, convenient to the US border, multiple airports, and a short drive from many major US and Canadian cities.