Another rustic Muskoka retreat graces the Chestnut Park blog again. These special listings are so unique and cater to those who appreciate rustic vibes over luxurious when it comes to having a cottage. 1065 Poverty Lane is a unique 200-acre retreat property minutes from Dwight, Dorset, Huntsville and Algonquin Park.


If you’ve ever dreamed of owning your own lake or acres of forest to explore and call your own, you will fall in love with this cottage. The property features a private 14+ acre spring-fed lake and vast mixed forest in which to play.
Enjoy the year round four bedroom, two bathroom off grid Viceroy with a large deck overlooking the lake, plus an attached double garage to store all the toys.
There’s a beautiful pine kitchen, which is a great place to have coffee and breakfast as you wake up to the sweet sounds nature has to offer.
There are three woodstoves, a beautiful Muskoka room and a wall of windows to take in the natural beauty all around.
The home is fully wired and runs easily off generator and propane or is ready to bring in hydro from the neighbouring lot. The property consists of 2×100 acres separate lots. It’s on an excellent private road. There is a mix of hard and softwood (logging potential!), rock outcroppings and some original trails. It’s a great hub for adventure and nature enthusiats. You can enjoy hiking, ATV’ing, hunting, fishing, swim in the lake, relax outdoors or inside comfortably on rainy or chilly days, or wander and explore.
This cottage is currently listed at $699,000. For more information on this listing, please contact Elissa Boughen at (705) 787-5463 or


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