Private Rural Retreat
A unique offering on 10 acres just outside the city of Barrie, 641 Line 1 South is ready to be made over in any taste or style. This grand home boasts large principal rooms and a great layout with walls of windows to enjoy the surrounding treed views.
The home itself is very private, set well back from the road with a long circular driveway and gate. Double doors reveal the formal foyer with ceramic tile floors and a double closet. To the right is the light filled open concept great room, a lovely space with a vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace, and floor to ceiling windows that overlook the large pond. The great room wraps around into the formal dining room also with a vaulted ceiling and cottage style windows.
The eat-in kitchen features a functional layout with ceramic tile floors, ample cabinet space, and lustrous granite counters. The pantry has pull out shelving and the oven and cook top are both built-in. The eating area is light and bright with a sliding door walkout to the sunroom. This tranquil retreat is wrapped in windows that frame a picture perfect vista of the wooded property. Warmed by a gas fireplace, it’s the perfect spot for an evening drink or morning coffee.
Just off the kitchen is the huge family room. This versatile space has yet another gas fireplace and two sliding door walkouts to the back yard. The built-in wet bar can be opened up when it’s time for entertaining and from here you can walk down to the below grade entry for the attached side load double garage. Also on this level are a large bedroom, laundry room, and 3-piece bath.
The upper level of this home has four family sized bedrooms, including the master suite with hardwood floors and large windows for lots of light. The 5-piece ensuite bath features his and her closets, a corner jet tub/shower combination and large double vanity. There is another bedroom with a walk-in closet and 3-piece ensuite, giving you the flexibility of having two master suites. The other two bedrooms are also generous in size, both with hardwood floors and one with a walk-in closet. There is another 5-piece bath on this level and a great loft space that could be repurposed as an office or additional bedroom with a hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling, and walk-in closet.
Outside, this private oasis has been well maintained with a huge pond that attracts all kinds of water fowl and 10 acres of your own private forest surrounded by farm land. The home itself has geothermal heating to help cut down on energy costs. There is also lots of room for guests to park and stay, making this the ultimate family retreat.
641 Line 1 South is located just outside Barrie city limits with easy access to all city amenities. RVH and Georgian College are both just a 7 minute drive away, and for commuters both Highway 11 and Highway 400 are also within easy reach. This home has been well cared for and is ready for renovations to make it your own.
- Ceramic Tile Floors
- Geothermal Heat
- Hardwood Floors
- Multiple Ensuites
- Multiple Fireplaces
- Multiple Walkouts
- Steel Roof
- Vaulted Ceiling