Magnificent Country Manor on prestgious lake Desmarais. Its grandiose architectural creation of a true Timber Frame construction is apparent throughout the house with high cathedral ceilings, massive Douglas fir posts and beams, including an impressive '' Covered bridge '' replica which spans from above the front porch to the back terrace.+ addenda
The water of lac Desmarais is the clearest / purest of the whoele region. The building and shoreline protection by-laws of Lac Desmarais Estates ensure its long term preservation.
The property sits on 5.23 wooded acres with South-east exposure, along 305 feet of natural shoreline. A long private winding driveway leads to its wide entrance , dug into the rock face. To the left is the 3 car built in garage, and in center, the magnificent front entrance with its heated stone surface and the imposing 9 foot double doors.
The Entrance hall leads into the main living area which spans over 60 feet, all its radiant heated floors are of '' Jerusalem Gold '' Limestone. Natural stone wood burning fireplaces in the Great room and kitchen. Kitchen: brushed granite island and teak counters, large pantry. Cozy solarium with natural stone gas fireplace.
The high Timber Frame construction is most impressive, and even surpassed by the authentic Covered bridge replica which spans across the house from over the front exterior porch to the back exterior terrace.
Huge tempered glass Windows let in all day light.
Second Floor : 2 bedroom appartment, + living room / bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette, gas fireplace. With its own power supply.
Garden level: All floors are Hydronic Heated, Jerusalem Gold limestone. The ceilings are 10' high. Large Home movie theater / family room with natural stone gas fireplace. Including 2 double Murphy beds perfectly integrated with the decor. Bathroom with large steam shower. Spacious office area. Air cooled wine cellar. 2 large bedrooms with adjoining bathroom.
Geothermal energy system, backed by propane gas at -18 Celsius. Hydronic floor radiant heating.
All bedroom walls / ceilings are soundproof.
Rocky Mountain hardware throughout.
Electronic audio / lighting system throughout.
Internet Access controlled HVAC
Additional inclusions: Reverse osmosis water filter, Irrigation system, Koehler generator
Distinctive features: Water front, Distinctive features: Boat without motor only, Driveway: Asphalt, Cupboard: Wood, Heating system: Air circulation, Heating system: Other -- Geothermic, Hydronic floor heating, Heating system: Radiant, Water supply: Artesian well, Heating energy: Other -- Geothermal, Heating energy: Electricity, Heating energy: Propane, Equipment available: Central vacuum cleaner system installation, Equipment available: Other -- Geothermal air cond. Carbon mono detector, Available services: Fire detector, Equipment available: Ventilation system, Equipment available: Electric garage door, Equipment available: Alarm system, Windows: Wood, Foundation: Poured concrete, Hearth stove: Other -- 2 Wood burning fireplaces, 3 gas fireplaces, Hearth stove: Wood fireplace, Hearth stove: Gaz fireplace, Garage: Other -- Triple, Garage: Heated, Garage: Fitted, Distinctive features: No neighbours in the back, Distinctive features: Cul-de-sac, Distinctive features: Private street, Proximity: Golf, Proximity: Park - green area, Proximity: Bicycle path, Proximity: Alpine skiing, Proximity: Cross-country skiing, Siding: Other -- Cedar shingles stained on both sides, Siding: Cedar shingles, Bathroom / Washroom: Adjoining to the master bedroom, Bathroom / Washroom: Separate shower, Basement: 6 feet and over, Basement: Other -- Garden level, Basement: Finished basement, Parking: Outdoor x 10, Parking: Garage x 3, Sewage system: BIONEST system, Sewage system: Septic tank, Distinctive features: Wooded, Landscaping: Landscape, Window type: Crank handle, Roofing: Other -- Hand split cedar shakes, Roofing: Cedar shingles, Topography: Steep, Topography: Sloped, Topography: Flat, View: Water, View: Mountain, View: Panoramic, Zoning: Residential