Waterfront home/vacation cottage on beautiful Belleisle Bay!
This outstanding waterfront home is the winner of the 2003 Whole House renovation award, sponsored by the New Brunswick Home Builders Association! A distinct reflection of quality construction combined with a winning style!
A breathtaking setting, this spacious ranch-style home sits along picturesque Belleisle Bay! Friends and family alike will appreciate panoramic views of the neighbouring countryside and boats cruising the Bay. This is a fantastic area for swimming, fishing and boating or simply sunning yourself on the private sandy beach. If you are a boating enthusiast, this area is as good as it gets! Belleisle Bay is a large deep-water anchorage dotted with attractive cottages & homes, connecting directly to the scenic St. John River.
Dock your boat in front of this home and enjoy river cruising to Fredericton, Oromocto, Chipman, Saint John and Rothesay or head for the Saint John Harbour and you?re into the Bay of Fundy, connecting you with the world! Find out first hand why the New York, Newport and Boston Yacht Clubs make their annual cruising pilgrimage up the St. John River to Grand Lake!
Centrally located this home can be reached by car in 45 minutes from Saint John, 1.15 hours from Moncton or Fredericton, 30 minutes from Sussex and 20 minutes from Hampton.
Convenient one-level living is the order of the day in this well-planned, attractively decorated home. From the moment you walk in, you will appreciate the open-concept layout with water views right from the front door. The great room encompasses the foyer, kitchen work area & eating area, formal dining area and living room. Cathedral ceilings, full-height Palladian windows and a handsome stone fireplace are just a few of the features that make this home special.
The custom maple kitchen features granite counter tops, raised panel cabinets, a walk-in pantry, a central island with cook top and spacious eating area with a water view. Beautiful large scale 18-inch ceramic flooring flows from the foyer, through the kitchen, down the hall and into the conveniently located powder room with Victorian-style pedestal sink.
The inviting great room with hardwood flooring is centered totally around the water view and the stone fireplace. Family and friends will be entertained in style in this handsome space which is wired for surround sound. Double patio doors provide access to the adjoining deck allowing freedom to entertain indoors and out.
The spacious master bedroom suite is located on the main level of the home featuring water views, deck access, a large walk-in closet and glorious ensuite bath. This ensuite has in-floor heating, his & hers separate vanities, a four-foot acrylic shower, a Victorian-style deep soaker slipper tub with claw feet and a European-style enclosed flush.
The finished daylight walkout lower level of the home is above ground on the waterside affording bright sunny windows, bringing the total finished space to 3856 square feet. The family or rec room is large enough for plenty of seating and your big screen TV Entertainment Center. This level has a two-bedroom guest apartment with its own separate entrance - perfect for visiting friends or in-family living quarters. This beautifully decorated area consists of a full-size eat-in kitchen, living room, two bedrooms and a full bath with tub/shower. Plumbing is all in place for a washer & dryer hook up. Also located on this floor is a den and storage room>
This home has been built with quality construction, offers a low-maintenance Hardiplank exterior siding and is well insulated as a year round home for the winter months when the surrounding countryside glistens as a sparkling winter wonderland. You?ll appreciate the large, detached 3-car garage for keeping your vehicles out of the weather. The quiet lane affords country living with the assurance that neighbours are nearby. For you golf enthusiasts, there are two golf courses within 20 minutes of this property.
Included with this property is the stainless steel built-in dishwasher, fridge, wall oven, microwave, cook top, high-efficiency washer & dryer, basement level stove & fridge, custom window treatments as well as two Humidex! The Humidex regulate the humidity from 20% to 80%. They have a summer/winter setting which allows you to control the relative humidity based on the season. There is one in the pantry on the main level and one in the lower level.
If you are looking for an upscale second home, vacation cottage or if you enjoy quality country living at its finest, you?ll appreciate this wonderful property on the scenic Belleisle Bay! For more information and your private viewing contact Katherine Bacon, Certified Fine Home Specialist at (506) 849-1678 or Toll Free across North America at 1-877-676-0300.