Property Type: Two Storey
Lot Size: 90 acres / Approximately
Taxes/Year: $3,827.31 / 2020
Heating: Forced Air, Natural Gas - Supplementary electric baseboard heating
Year Built: 1830 / Approximately
Situated on approximately 90 acres of land on the north edge of Merrickville, rests this character filled century home. Lovingly restored and maintained, this distinctive property captures the essence of small-town charm with a quiet and picturesque backdrop. An exclusive estate that seamlessly incorporates a modified two-storey home with an attached garage, an expansive detached garage/workshop that is insulated and heated and offers an upper-level loft. 748 County Road 23 also has an operational greenhouse which offers the opportunity for organic gardening, shed, gazebo and a swimming pool.
Circa 1830, the main residence is beautifully presented. The space preserves the period features of its era with intricate details, rich character, crafted millwork and classic mouldings.
A functional layout flows throughout the formal and intimate family areas to convey a charming elegance with features such as a natural gas stove, airtight cast iron wood stove, a tongue and groove pine vaulted ceiling, and a blend of original and replicated pine flooring. A well-appointed kitchen, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a spacious second level loft completes this magnificent home.
You will feel the history of this special property from the moment you arrive and walk through the vast tranquil grounds. A spectacular living space and a dream lifestyle for years to come with a sprawling homestead, quality finishes, numerous features, and a densely treed lot that contains a mix of hardwood and softwood species. Paired with a striking Flemish bond brick exterior façade that is reminiscent of the English countryside, this unique gem effortlessly combines the best of the past with modern luxury. Welcome home to 748 County Road 23.