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Waterfront Home With Natural Splendour, Muskoka-Inspired
3,000 Sqft - 277 Darlings Island Road, Darlings Island
Through the gated entrance, down a winding paved driveway that passes by deep spring fed ponds, lily pads, wild gardens you arrive at this waterfront, natural splendour of a home that has been inspired by Muskoka in its design and landscape. Positioned high overlooking the Kennebecasis River; this property’s uniqueness starts but doesn’t stop at the red western cedar siding with red trimmed windows – also matched on the carriage guest house of a garage also paired with red western cedar siding. Inside the main home are high ceilings, solid wood trim, open upstairs level, pine floors, screened-in porch, 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and a finished walk-out basement. The impressionable living room has large Marvin windows, sliding doors, walnut built-ins a stone propane fireplace. The completely custom kitchen has refreshing green cabinetry with inset doors, undermount lighting, stone & butcherblock countertops, centered by a character arched window highlighting the lush landscape. The master bedroom has a solid-as-a-rock ensuite bathroom with a tiled shower and a soaker tub. Custom built-ins line one wall with sliding doors outlining the other to a covered verandah. The carriage style garage with 3 wood doors, epoxy floors, upstairs guest house topped by a theatre room, kitchen and in-floor heat. Efficiency and contingency are key features here as there is a robust stationary generator capable of running the property for several weeks during a power outage. With a rugged yet refined landscape, wildflowers lining designated pathways throughout this estate, you will want to host garden parties, out-of-town family, entertain friends as there is acreage to do it all.