Gorgeous 5-bay stone meticulously restored Georgian home, only 15 minutes from downtown Milton, the Milton GO Station and 10 minutes from the Acton GO Station. Completed in 2008, it offers complete privacy and combines today’s amenities with yesterday’s old world charm and character. From the moment you pass through the gated front entrance and drive down the long, tree lined winding lane you experience the true uniqueness of this picturesque 97 acre property.
For approximately 160 years the home stood on the site now occupied by the Home Depot in Milton. Originally constructed as a 1.5 storey, 3-bay Georgian, it was dismantled stone-by-stone in 2005 and moved to its present location where it has been reconstructed on a new foundation. While reconstructing the new home the owners took care to preserve its history including the salvaged Ontario limestone walls, original antique doors and hardware, double hung wooden windows in historic profile, antique hardwood flooring, custom made trim in historic profile and vanities made from lumber salvaged from the original home.
At the same time the house is thoroughly modern featuring geothermal heating and cooling, geothermal heated basement floors, high ceilings throughout the home including 9' ceilings in the basement, 200amp electrical service, tankless well pump, energy efficient windows and doors and fully insulated stone walls giving the house unrivalled energy efficiency.
The interior of the home features over 4700 square feet of luxurious living space. Comprised of large principal rooms, including a living room with Rumford wood burning Fireplace and abundance of natural light, custom state of the art kitchen featuring high end stainless steel appliances, 72 bottle wine fridge, enormous centre island with seating for 4, stone countertops and abundance of custom cabinetry.
The master bedroom on the upper level features a large walk out terrace offering unsurpassed views of the rolling countryside and a spectacular ensuite with custom cabinetry.
The lower level of the home features another wood burning fireplace and offers generous ceiling height and large windows to allow for the flow of natural light.
The outdoors person will be captivated by this fabulous lifestyle opportunity. Cross-country ski aficionados, wildlife enthusiasts and equestrians will all be inspired by this dreamy acreage.
Superb location in the greater Toronto area offering a wide variety of recreational activities, within a 30 min drive of Lester B. Pearson International airport, easy access to the 401 and close to major city centers.
Known for its title as the fastest growing community in Canada, Milton is an ever-expanding yet affordable GTA "bedroom community" situated amongst scenic farmland and the Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO world biosphere.