Welcome to Spring fed Canton Lake! This fabulous 2 bedroom custom built home with additional cottage, set on 19.9 private acres & over 600 ft of water frontage is one of a kind! The main floor features a bright open concept kitchen (with plenty of storage), spacious dining & living room with a gorgeous handcrafted high efficiency soapstone fireplace (Tulikivi). You will love the wall of windows capturing the spectacular views of the lake. The large master bedroom features a walk-in closet & garden doors leading to a lovely 3 season porch with indoor sauna. 2nd bedroom, full bathroom with shower,whirlpool tub & additional laundry room. The lower level features the workshop/garage, cold & cool storage rooms as well as a mechanical room. Built in 2008, Includes radiant in-floor heating system with propane boiler, 10kw back up generator & barbecue hookup. The 3 season insulated cottage finished in rustic cedar features a kitchen, bedroom, 2pc bath (with wood stove & outdoor hot shower) as well as a sun/screen room. It's full of character & charm. Canton lake is deep, ideal for swimming, fishing, canoeing & very private with only 3 homes on the lake! Dont miss out on this fantastic unique property, only 15 minutest to Perth. You wont be disappointed!
Additional details and notables:
Hot tub hook up ready for you on the deck!
Custom built in 2008
Back up Generator system 10kw
Fireplace: Tulikivi – solid soapstone. Provides radiant heat and easily can heat the home. You will love to cook in the firebox ( after fire is out) – making delicious chicken, turkey and pot roasts!
Heat source - Propane Radiant heating system: In floor with boiler system – clean, quiet, even heat
Propane barbecue hook up
Cottage: 26' x 16' with 16' x 16' sunroom
100' below the house & close to the lake. 3 season, insulated with wood stove heat. Open concept with kitchen, bedroom , 2 pc bath, outdoor hot shower. Includes large 16 x 16 sunroom. Windows in sunroom are “Window Wall” & slide out of the way to make a beautiful screened room. Windows are new double pane.
Deep, spring fed. Great swimming, fishing (Bass & Pike), quiet, well suited to canoe & kayak enthusiasts.
Adjoins another small lake accessible only by canoe or kayak; adjoins large beaver dam which empties into Millpond ( part of Big Rideau Lake). A short 250 yard portage gets you into Mill Pond!
Views of lake, woods & gardens from decks and windows – gorgeous sunrises, sunsets, & natural beauty. You will enjoy watching the wildlife - birds, otters, deer, wild turkeys to name a few!
Several raised beds for vegetables, enclosed by solar fencing. Rock gardens, perennial beds; 3 fruit producing apple trees.
Only 15 minutes to Historic Perth, easy commute to Ottawa and Kingston.