295 Main Street
Engage your artistic future in this chic classic brick Victorian with a savvy studio and fabulous gardens, on the Mill Pond in the artisan Village of Bloomfield. A prime tourist destination in Prince Edward County, Bloomfield is home to trendy shops, art galleries, studios, B&B’s, fabulous restaurants, lounges & and cafe’s. Charming tree lined streets showcase beautiful century residences. 185 Main Street offers a plethora of opportunities whether a retreat from the city, a residence with home based business, artist gallery, studio, or vacation rental!
A welcoming wrap around covered verandah welcomes guests and provides a private space to relax. Front and side entrances give way to the interior which features a blend of formal and casual living spaces.
The beautifully appointed living room flows easily to the guest breakfast room and parlour, featuring a striking electric fireplace. Handsome arched millwork, wide baseboards, rich hardwood flooring, deep windows and high ceilings with crown mouldings are showcased and the warm decor invites both conviviality and relaxation. A guest powder room is conveniently located in the front wing of the home.
A second open living and dining area with hardwood floors and large windows adjoin the formal rooms, affording owners privacy. The well-appointed kitchen is the heart of the home, a staging ground for the resident chef. It features a centre island with counter bar seating, bright windows, pass through to the family room and a full complement of built-in appliances. A second staircase leads to the master suite on the second level.
The practical butler / pantry room houses a built-in microwave, a fridge & second fridge/freezer, closet, work surface and pantry cabinetry and gives way to the ultimate in laundry rooms, with side by side washer & dryer, spacious folding counter with built-in sink, upper and lower cabinets. Access to full basement & garden door access to the yard and outdoor clothes line!
The kitchen flows easily to the adjoining family room which offers a cozy lounging area, built-in bookcases, the ambiance & warmth of a gas fireplace, pot lighting, large closet and office nook. A double glass sliding door provides access to the entertainment sized deck.
The upper level comprises a lofty den, 3 spacious guest bedrooms, two with private baths and a full piece bath. The private master suite with hardwood floor is a fabulous retreat with spacious sitting area, wall of closets, private 5 piece ensuite bath and access to private balcony with splendid garden views!
The lower is well appointed with additional finished space incorporating a hobby room, wine / fruit cellar, drywalled storage room with freezer and ample storage.
The owner’s celebrated gardens are a horticulturalist’s delight, a place to stroll and find respite. A Koi fish pond is nestled amid shade and sunny rock edged gardens. The covered bridge over the pond is a perfect backdrop for photos! Old-fashioned perennials, towering trees, pavilions and pergolas take advantage of the sweep of gently rolling terrain. The greenhouse, windmill, expansive vegetable garden and copse of fruit trees lead the way to the creek!
Prince Edward County
Lot Size: 52.80' x 370' irregular
Iris & Brian Andrews, Brokers
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