If you’ve been looking for the perfect waterfront home, you may have just found it. This exceptional custom built (2004) waterfront home is situated on the north shore of idyllic Amherst Island. Enjoy the open concept living space with beautiful barrel vaulted ceiling, propane fireplace, dual fuel range, and a full bank of windows facing the water. The primary bedroom looks onto the water with double French doors to the screened-in porch, has a walk-in closet and 4 piece ensuite bathroom. A second bedroom and full bathroom can be found on the main floor as well.
The fully finished walk-out basement boasts 9 foot ceilings, a rec room with propane fireplace, a bedroom, a full bathroom, storage, laundry, and a large utility room that can double as a workshop.
You can enjoy the outdoors at your 100 feet of shoreline, under the large pergola, or on your screened-in porch. Peaceful pasture views to the south and water views to the north.
Amherst Island is perfectly situated within easy reach of Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal. It can only be accessed by ferry which has contributed to the island's cultural and natural heritage landscape preservation, allowing it to remain a hidden gem. The ferry leaves Millhaven hourly at half past the hour. The return visitor fare is $10.
Amherst Island is 66 km2 and 20 km long, and is located between Kingston and Prince Edward County. It is located in Loyalist Township, part of Lennox and Addington County. It is one of the largest islands in Lake Ontario, about 3km offshore from mainland Loyalist Township. The population is 450, but doubles or triples in the summer. Amherst Island is known for fishing, cycling, sailing, birding, and for having the largest concentration of Irish dry stone walls in Canada.
Amherst Island is serviced hourly by ferry running from Millhaven (mainland side) to Stella (island side) from 6:00 AM (Stella) with the last ferry leaving Millhaven at 1:30 AM. Visitor return fare is $10, payable by cash, credit, or debit.
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Shoreline Residential (SR). For more information on SR zoning, please visit the Loyalist Township website.
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