Escape to beautiful chalet-style living outside of the city at this impressive 8 acre retreat. Situated in Washago, this private property is ideal for boating and kayak enthusiasts resting on a 1000’ shoreline along Black River. Indulge in the beautiful woodland landscape while remaining just a short 15 minute drive to Orillia and 35 minute drive to Barrie. An open-concept 1,395 square feet of living space offers 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a show stopping great room the whole family will enjoy.
Tucked back from the road for privacy, this board and batten 1.5 storey exudes an ambiance of rustic charm. The large driveway provides plenty of parking for you and your visiting guests. Step inside to an atmosphere of warmth featuring beautiful hardwood and ceramic tile flooring throughout.
The kitchen inspires culinary creativity with an abundance of storage offered in the rich dark cabinetry. The stainless steel appliances are included for a seamless arrival. Steps away, enjoy daily and formal meals in the dining area beneath the soaring cathedral ceiling. An expanse of large windows fill the room with natural light and offer impeccable views of the surrounding nature. Sit back and relax in the pages of a good book or in the company of friends next to the soothing warmth of a wood stove fireplace. The sliding glass walkout opens to the deck, welcoming entertaining to the outdoors in the warmer months.
Accompanied by the main 4 piece bathroom, one bedroom on the main floor offers guests an overnight getaway or creates the perfect option for retirement living. Follow the hardwood staircase to the upper level where a balcony overlooking the living room offers exceptional views of the main level and the great outdoors. The master bedroom is sure to be your personal haven boasting a walk-in closet and a private 4 piece ensuite, perfect for preparing for a day of adventure. Forced air propane gas heating keeps you warm in the cooler months.
The lower level is a blank canvas awaiting your creative touch. Partially finished with dry wall, this space can easily be transformed into an entertainers media haven, family games room, or whatever your heart desires.
Become in-tune with nature in your personal outdoor playground. Observe birds and wildlife while sipping beverages and dining on the exquisite wraparound deck. Weekends will be thoroughly enjoyed hiking through the forest or embarking on a kayaking excursion down the river. A heated workshop with hydro is the hobbyists dream to master their craft. Equipment will be stored in the separate shed.
Designed with efficiency in mind, this beautiful home features a solar panel electricity generation system capable of supplying energy to power the entire house. Water is drawn through a unique river pump system for year-round supply. Don’t miss out on an exceptional opportunity to call this woodland marvel home.
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