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NEW MODEL HOME COTTAGE located on 5.1 acres of beautiful private forest with 425' waterfront on a private family bay on Stanley Bay, Lake Joseph in Muskoka.
Enjoy this gorgeous 2400 sq ft. cultured stone and cedar shake cottage, with its vaulted ceilings and open concept first floor including living room with propane fireplace, gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and dining room with 3 sets of French doors accessing the spacious cedar deck with lake view.
Also on 1st floor is the Master Bedroom (Queen) w/ walk-in closet and Main 4 piece bathroom with Whirlpool sunken tub, and full laundry. On the 2nd floor are two bedrooms with double beds and a 3 piece bathroom. The walk-out basement includes an entertainment room with 40" HD TV , Blu-ray player & PS3 gaming system, a 4th bedroom with Queen bed and view of lake, and 2 piece bath. Walk-out to ground level shaded conversational sitting area and steps leading to the lake, where you'll find the dock, fire-pit area and swimming area which is a flat rock 25' shoreline with beautiful soft sand in the water for a lovely wading area which is knee deep and goes out approx. 6' to gradual waist deep at 10' out. The cottage is approx. 60' from the lake. There is a lovely gradual path from cottage to shoreline of both stairs and natural path.
MODULAR MODEL HOME
This cottage was the actual "Summerside" Model Home of Quality Engineered Homes Company located at the Cookstown Mall on Hwy 400 in Ontario. It was there for over 5 years and was the company's Main Model shown and used in all Advertising materials including Brochures & Billboards. It has also been featured in a Book by Sheri Koones called " Modular Mansions", one of only 2 Canadian companies featured.
This cottage has been designed by a professional designer and all the furniture on the 1st and 2nd floors is from the original Model Home.
This cottage also includes a heat-recovery ventilator (air-to-air heat exchanger) which circulates the air to overcome the buildup of moisture, odours and pollutants in the house.
Cottage was only finished being built in November 2011. Not all landscaping has been completed when pictures taken, but will be done by June and ready to rent.
Waterfront Description & Nearby Activities
Private quiet bay, that is the typical stony Muskoka shoreline with some sand in the water for wading. Safe for swimming, snorkeling, paddle boat, canoeing, and kayaking. Large dock for docking your boat, but also for swimming, diving, sunbathing, relaxing, entertaining, and star gazing, and just plain fun.
Lake Joseph is perfect for fishing all-year round, ideal for water skiing, sailing, tubing and amazing site-seeing in a large lake, which has access to Lake Rosseau and Lake Muskoka.
Approx. 10 minutes by boat is the "Ripley's Believe it Or Not" Upside Down Trees" which are beautiful to behold!
In winter, ice-fishing, cross-country skiing and access to Ontario snow-mobiling routes(OFSC trails).
Access to private Family Tennis Court.
Conveniently located approx.15 minutes by road from the town of Rosseau, which has all the amenties including General store, LCBO, summer farmer's market, community swimming beach and boat launch and Winona II Steamship Cruises.
Approx. 10 minutes by boat across bay to Gordon Bay Marina, and Hamer Bay Marina.
Approx. 20 minutes by boat or car to trendy Port Carling" The Hub of The Lakes", with restaurants and shops.
Close to numerous executive Golf Courses such as Lake Joseph Club ,Rocky Crest and Diamond in the Ruff.
Mutiple Fine Dining establishments accessable by boat and road in area.
Accessability to Lake Joseph Yacht Club for sailing lessons for kids and adults.
Property Amenities & Features
- Laundry Machines
- Linens Provided
- Air Conditioning
- Pets Allowed
- Small Appliances
- Stereo Player
- Satellite TV
- Video Games
- DVD Player
- Board Games
- Paddle Boat
- Deck / Porch
- Life Jackets
- Beach Chairs
- BBQ / Grill
- Boat & Sea-Doo Rentals
- Tennis Court
- Patio Furniture
- Shallow Entry Beach
- Fire Pit
- Parking Available
Additional Bedroom Information
Sleeps up to 8. Two Queen & Two Double
Master Bedroom on 1st fl- Queen with view of forest
2 Bedrooms on 2nd fl- both Double
4th bedroom in walk-out basement with large window and lake view - Queen
ADDITIONAL RENTAL INFO
- 4 wheel drive recommended during winter months
- Non- smoking cottage. Smoking permitted outside in designated areas.
- Dogs Welcome, NO CATS (due to allergies)
Fees & Deposits
Additional Rate Information
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or click on line above to contact owner for rental inquiries.
Prefer rentals for season.
Non-refundable deposit of 25% of rental amount due at booking. Balance due prior to commencement of rental or prior to each month if renting for season.
Refundable damage deposit of $1000 req'd.
Please contact the listing owner for more information about the House Rules.
Please contact the listing owner for more information about the Cancellation Policy.