Log cottages are perhaps the quintessential ideal of a seasonal home. Especially in Muskoka. These two log homes / cottages are both all-season, offering privacy, stunning views, comfortability and all the luxurires Muskoka has to offer.
1265 ROSSEAU LAKE RD. 2
Experience Muskoka at its finest with ultimate privacy in this beautiful custom True North log cottage nestled in 3.5 acres of towering pines and granite outcroppings. With 508 feet of Muskoka shoreline, dawn to sunset exposures and spectacular 270 degree lake views, this is truly the luxury experience in Muskoka.
The fully winterized log cottage has 3 floors of finished space and offers 4,173 square feet of living space. It has unique features such as the upper tower reading room with floor to ceiling windows and exceptional sunset views. A middle tower breakfast room encircles in rock with a BBQ deck and the lower level tower room houses the wine cellar with ample room. The Portuguese cork radiant heated floors throughout the level offer warmth on a chilly morning or evening, and the large custom-built granite fireplace, which was built using local stone.
There are 4 bedrooms + den and 3 bathrooms. Each bedroom is spacious and comfortable. The master suite has large windows and spectacular sun rise-views, a private balcony, walk-in closet and a stunning 6-piece marble ensuite. The ensuite has a Maax ‘spa’ tub, a multi-feature ShowerArc by Hansgroche, granite counters, a heated towel rack and floor and a built-in storage system in walk-in closet. It’s truly the perfect retreat.
The Cathedral beamed ceiling and fir posts compliment the open concept and walls of windows that look out into dense forest and expansive views of Lake Rosseau. All the kitchen appliances are new in 2016.
The upper level loft has a comfortable family room and large wrap-around 2-tier decks. To ensure your lifestyle in Muskoka is completely comfortable, there is a games room / gym, and a walkout to a campfire circle.
This is beautiful Muskoka living in an area of large frontages affording high degrees of lateral privacy at this tranquil retreat. You will enjoy an abundance of wildlife at your doorstep, while enjoying the peaceful setting of Muskoka.
This log cottage is currently listed at $2,995,000. For more information, contact Jack Janssen at (705) 646-4693
Located on a quiet, private well-treed lot on Portage Bay, Lake Rosseau (Muskoka’s best kept secret) is a very well-built, custom year-round Ture North Log Home. With approximately 4,000 square feet of excellence, designed for truly elegant lifestyle living.
The log home is a custom design with ‘flow through’ architecture, built in 2011-2012.It has striking pine-clad cathedral ceilings and reclaimed antique hemlock floors. There is a soaring granite Rumford fireplace in the splendid Great Room.
The spacious dinning room has expansive lake views, and the octagonal Muskoka room media centre features antique pine doors with cobalt blue glass and hardware from Mennonite church in St. Jacobs, c. 1860.
Enjoy the 4 walk-outs to wonderful 80’ wide granite flagstone patio overlooking peaceful Portage Bay. Or entertain in the large dazzling ‘All About Kitchens’ custom kitchen with superior grade maple cabinet systems. It has beautiful Cambria natural quartz countertops and quality appliances throughout.
The amazing master bedroom suite has his and hers private bathrooms (hers with a Jacuzzi tub) sauna, ‘nitecap’ screened porch and octagonal office with lake view. There are also 3 spacious bedrooms upstairs with 2 full bathrooms, plus a billiards lounge overlooking the Great Room. There are 5 bathrooms, and a heated garage off the kitchen.
Interested in hosting guests? The separate guest house offers a modern detached cottage with a Queen size bed, kitchenette, private ensuite bathroom and lovely porch to enjoy the view. Your guests will surely appreciate this little luxury.
The lot has been professionally landscaped with gorgeous perennials and annuals plus exquisite granite steps leading gently to the waterfront. There is an expansive 2-slip boathouse with steel frame and pile constructions, swimming dock and Duradek upper patio.
This log home is currently listed at $3,155,000. For more information contact Jamie Blair or Tom McDonald at (705) 375-9191