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Fairhaven at Bigwin - SOLD
May 28 2015
 
Fairhaven at Bigwin - SOLD

Fairhaven

Located at 166 Bigwin Island

Designed by famed Canadian architect Richard Wengle with interiors by Pineapple House of Atlanta, the home includes hand-made walnut floors, solid wood doors, and custom finishes throughout. The Nantucket-style residence offers both stunning lake and fairway views.

  - 6500sf // Cape Cod-style cottage residence
  - 6 bedrooms // 5 full and 2 half bathrooms
  - Traditional cedar shingle siding and roof
  - Hand-made walnut floors
  - Lower level floor is all heated ceramic tile
  - Solid walnut doors throughout
  - French patio doors face the lake
  - Automatic screens descend from the ceiling
  - Extensive in-home water filtration system

The many entertainment spaces were designed to be spacious, encouraging congregation. A traditional Muskoka room (screen porch), customized kitchen, and games room with a pool table are just a few of the ample ways to entertain at Fairhaven.

  - Living room // Fireplace // Detailed coffered ceilings and trimwork
  - Gourmet kitchen // Soap stone countertops and hand-crafted cabinets
  - High-end Sub Zero and Wolf appliances
  - Dining room // French doors open to balcony
  - Muskoka room (screen porch) // Dining and seating areas // Floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace
  - Games room // Pool table // Opens to ground-level patio
  - Music inside and outside the home through in-ceiling speakers

Most of the action at Fairhaven takes place in the common rooms or outside, but the upstairs bedrooms and master suite are truly unique. With a large en-suite bathroom, and a private deck, the master retreat is a sight to be had, and seen.

  - Master suite // Gas fireplace
  - Ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, soaker tub and mahogany woodwork
  - Spacious dressing room // Coffee bar for late-night drinks or morning coffee // Private deck
  - 5 comfortable en-suite guest bedrooms

First developed for “cottagers” from the Toronto area, Bigwin island quickly became a golf destination when the first course was opened in 1922. Its championship course now ranks on many lists as one of the best in Canada. In addition to world-class golf there is ample opportunity to enjoy the lake, organized club activities or to just take pleasure in your outdoor surroundings.

  - Option to join Bigwin Golf Club
  - 6 person shuttle included // Golf cart available for purchase
  - 200 feet of shoreline sprawled across two lots for total privacy
  - Private cedar dock with large outdoor living area // Two hydraulic boat lifts
  - Dock can accommodate a large boat house
  - Palatial gazebo for cocktails, dining or relaxation
  - Ipe wood decking // The finest quality wood decking material available
  - Generator: 20KW powers the whole house including AC