Built in the 1940’s and known as Stania State, this spectacular 12-acre waterfront estate boasts 675’ feet of waterfront on the banks of the majestic St. Lawrence River. Just outside of Brockville, Ontario, the home is within easy commuting distance to both Ottawa and Kingston, is a short drive from Toronto and Montreal and has handy access to two international bridges to the US.
This grand home features large principal rooms with beautiful architectural details and many original fixtures and features and offers over 7,000 square feet of living space on 2 stories plus a full-height and fully finished walkout lower level. The home’s spacious rooms feature high ceilings, elaborate plaster mouldings and are the perfect space for large gatherings and formal entertaining. There’s even a separate bar area and walk-in cloak closet. The spacious main floor office features stately built-in bookcases and a bay alcove that offers magnificent views of the grounds. The home’s solarium is accessed from both the generous foyer and the dining room and offers breathtaking views of the River, gardens and pool.
The home’s large dining room will accommodate even the most generously proportioned dining furniture and offers breathtaking views of sailboats and passing commercial shipping vessels. The home’s kitchen, second office and family room area were recently renovated and feature heated travertine floors, a spacious island and eating area, granite counters and high-end stainless steel appliances. A guest room with its own 3 piece bath complete this main floor area.
A superb staircase leads to the large upper gallery that is flooded with natural light and the perfect spot to display large pieces of art and other collectibles. Here you’ll find the master suite, complete with a gorgeous, newly-renovated ensuite bathroom, separate his and her dressing rooms and a sewing room. At the opposite end of the hallway are 2 additional bedrooms, with a shared full bath, a separate maid or nanny bedroom with a 3 piece bath and a secondary staircase leading to the kitchen and back hall.
The expansive lower level offers a large games room complete with snooker table plus plenty of storage, an extra 2 piece bath handy to the pool and laundry area.
This grand home offers the perfect spot for both gracious and formal entertaining as well as a private gathering place for family and friends. The many recent upgrades mean worry-free living for many years to come.