A very special offering for the discerning buyer. Offering complete privacy and exclusivity, this sophisticated 7000SF, designer built home offers the finest in family living and entertaining.
Featuring gently rolling hills and breathtaking views, this country estate is set between the quaint lakeside towns of Port Hope and Cobourg in Northhumberland, Offering trendy shops, restaurants and professional services, the area has gained international recognition for movie and television shoots and the increased interest of buyers from Toronto wanting a picturesque country setting with quick access to the city without the price tag of many communities located in the GTA. Many prominent Canadian artists and personalities call the area home.
Starting from the tree-lined, winding drive and opening to 10 glorious acres, this extraordinary residence features extensive, mature landscaping with ornamental trees and sumptuous perennials, cedar shingle roof, hand-cut stone exterior, a resort-like backyard, an oversized, heated Gunite in-ground pool, outdoor kitchen, multiple seating areas, multiple walkouts, an extraordinary year-round 1900SF cabana w/bar & bathroom (a perfect man-cave), two ponds, a basketball court, three car garage (with potential for more spaces).
Inside, a welcoming foyer overlooks an open concept layout and design features straight out of the pages of Architectural Digest. Offering a main floor master bedroom with private terrace, ensuite baths throughout, a separate wing with a two-level loft (ideal as a guest house, in-law suite or home work space), four bedrooms on the upper level, wood burning fireplaces, Neff kitchen, and a full-sized, unfinished walk-out basement with high ceilings - ideal for an in-law apartment or extended living quarters. A turnkey property not to be missed.
As a special note, while perfect for various lifestyles, this home could be ideally suited to private school families attending Trinity College, one of Canada's oldest & most respected independent schools in Port Hope, a short drive away,
Trinity College offers a co-educational day & boarding program for grades 5-12 and is one of the first schools in Canada selected to offer the innovative Advanced Placement (AP) Capstone diploma ™, a two-year programme of study for Grade 11 and 12 students that focuses on critical thinking, collaborative problem solving, and research skills in a cross-curricular context. The AP Capstone Diploma further enriches Ontario Secondary School Diploma coursework, which offers a unique opportunity to distinguish oneself to universities, particularly on U.S. and U.K. applications.
Trinity College embraces the benefits of a small, close-knit community that is balanced and diverse, representing 30+ countries including China, Mexico, Germany, Russia, Cayman Islands, Brazil and Singapore. View more information about this exceptional institution at https://www.tcs.on.ca