115 Harbour Street
A rare and engaging offering tucked on a 160′ private treed point on Presqu’ile Bay, in the Town of Brighton. This handsome architecturally designed timber frame home is custom built from massive square cut timbers hewn in a mill in Gravenhurst, transported to site, and assembled utilizing the craftsmanship of dovetail construction. The residence exudes a stylish sophistication, a warmth and character, that captures your every sense with its timber walls, beamed ceilings, and beautiful sun-filled living spaces offering unparalleled views over the water!
The entrance breezeway provides access to the interior, through premium double glassed doors and also gives way to the oversized double car garage and the 50′ sun deck at water’s edge with direct gas fire-pit and BBQ.
The main level of the interior showcases an open and inviting design and the timber walls create a stunning backdrop that encapsulates one in warmth, beauty and rustic elegance.
The great room is punctuated by a cozy & efficient wood stove, beautiful exposed beam ceiling and an 8’ glass door walkout that engages one with the spectacular water view while providing access to the entertainment sized deck. Adjoining the living area is an open spacious dining room with large windows that frame garden views.
Sleek cherry shaker style cabinetry is a highlight of the in the stylish kitchen, which is outfitted with stainless steel appliances and granite counter / breakfast bar and includes details such as dove-tail interiors, accent glass fronted cabinets, stainless backsplash & range hood, and track & pendant lighting.
The main level master bedroom is a private retreat with corner gas fireplace, walk-in closet and a completely tiled deluxe en-suite bath featuring a jetted tub, oversized shower with premium faucets & shower heads, two custom glass vanities, toilet & bidet.
A home office or den with armoire and built-in bookcase, a practical main level laundry room, a 3 piece guest washroom comprise the balance of the main level.
Natural sunlight floods the upper level which features 4 bedrooms, and 2 baths. Family members and overnight guests will enjoy the comfort of the family room with skylights, water view, and the practical self-contained kitchenette ideal for extended visits!
A lovely three season “studio” with glass doors that open to the sun deck provides a myriad of uses.… art studio, hobby room, workshop, or guest room! Cedar hedging, mature trees and landscaping ensures privacy and extensive decking spans across the back of the home, offering a place to languor with a glass of wine or morning coffee and to sensational sunrises. Swimming, boating sailing, bird watching…. all work in concert to engage your senses!
Brighton, the “Western Gateway to Prince Edward County”, is a mere 20 minutes to award-winning County wineries, and is known for its renowned Presqu’ile Provincial Park, a favoured destination for those enjoying nature, photography, bicycling and bird watching. The park is home to 366 bird species and offers 2.5 km of beautiful sand beaches, guided nature walks, 16 km of shoreline, woodland & meadow groomed paths, 10 km of cross country ski trails… even an outdoor amphitheatre for nature shows. Stroll, jog or bicycle Lake Ontario’s Waterfront Trail. This wonderful waterfront residence or weekend retreat is a mere 1.5 hour drive via Hwy 401 from central Toronto, with daily VIA rail service to nearby Cobourg, Belleville & Trenton.
Quinte MLS: 511580499
Toronto MLS: X3907499
Lot Size: 12,800.00 Sq Ft
Iris & Brian Andrews, Brokers
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