The community of Oliphant has long been a great family hot spot. Its long shoreline and shallow waters make it an excellent place to kite board for the beginner and the experienced alike! Fishing the Islands or taking a chartered boat tour can be part of your summer fun here. If you are an adventure seeker the Bruce Caves and the Mountain Bike Adventure Park are just a stones throw away.

From the moment you enter the grounds of this unique and architecturally significant home/property, you will be mesmerized with the natural setting; private walkways and stone pathways lead you to the adjacent groomed floral gardens and tree-lined trails. With approximately 25 acres to journey through, you can take in the natural surroundings and local wildlife from your very own backyard.
With broad overhangs, cedar shake siding and an expansive wrap-around porch this home becomes part of nature itself. A meticulously placed terrace door leads you to the inviting garden patios and allow for plenty of natural light. Sit and soak in the sun on your private expansive deck while listening to the “tweet” of local bird-life or try your hand at your very own putting green, how about barbequing alfresco…what’s for dinner?
Come and be awe-struck by the two storey great room that comes alive with wall to wall windows. With natural woodwork indoors and out, you can feel completely secure and protected in this skillfully engineered home.
For the chef or “to be chef” enjoy the dream kitchen with a large gas range & plenty of classic oak cabinets for storage. With seating for 4 at the functional island you can prepare delights & converse with guests as well.  Insightfully placed in this exclusive floor-plan, French doors lead you into a separate, bright, full dining room, ideal for entertaining with family and friends.
Ideally a generous master bedroom, with stylish ensuite, is located on the main level. The accommodating second floor has 2 substantial bedrooms, each with a self-contained ensuite bath. This home was formally a bed & breakfast and could easily be transformed back to that use. Take the custom wood stair case to the top of this charming home and there find a 3rd level oversized studio, with oodles of storage and captivating views in all directions.
For the man of the household, this property features a massive double car garage, completely setup for the handyman and ready for all your outdoor toys and equipment. Additionally, there is an upper level with tons of storage, that could be transformed into a separate guest suite.
As a bonus, this property includes a quaint one-bedroom cottage; providing potential summer income from singles or couples looking for an affordable vacation retreat or use as a separate guesthouse for family and friends. 
With areas for relaxation, forest trails and captivating peaceful surroundings you need to see it to experience…and enjoy it; the possibilities are endless!
Listed at $795,000. For more information on this listing contact Gary Taylor (519) 378-4663

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