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195 Lakeshore Drive West, Oro-Medonte, ON

Blog by Robert & Matthew Johnston | April 24th, 2013

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Welcome to this beautiful waterfront home nestled on the shores of Lake Simcoe. Ideally located between Barrie and Orillia, with easy highway access, this year round home, or “cottage retreat” is close to all amenities and some of the best recreational facilities in the region including world class skiing, award winning golf courses, an extensive snowmobile, hiking and cross country trail system and some of the best boating in the province. This 1.5 storey home sits on an over 250’ deep lot, with 50’ of front-age, and water lot ownership. Enjoy all that waterfront living has to offer with swimming, fishing, boating and ice skating at your doorstep. An “L-shaped” dock and marine railway make it that much easier to enjoy the water. A spectacular wrap around porch offers several vantage points from which to enjoy your surroundings. Watch a sailboat glide across the lake or marvel at the sunset all from the privacy of your own home. This home offers an open concept floor plan that works well both for entertaining and everyday living. The huge Great Room features hardwood floors, that extend through to the kitchen area, and a cozy gas stove with brick accent wall. A wall of windows/sliders looks out over the lake and allows sunlight to drench the entire space. Multiple walkouts lead to the deck—great for outdoor entertaining—and provide easy access to the yard and the water’s edge. The open concept design means the chef is never far from the fun. The functional kitchen boasts ample counter and cupboard space and a bright and cheery dining area, the perfect spot for family meals. Two generous family bedrooms are featured on the main floor. Both offer neutral broadloom and a pleasing décor and are served by a 3 pc bath with shower surround. Ceramics grace the bath and extend through to the main floor laundry room. The spacious master suite is located on the upper level, offering the utmost in privacy. Oversized, mullioned windows provide spectacular views of the lake and allow natural light to fill the room. Imagine waking up to this view? Gleaming hard-wood floors, a walk-in closet and a private, 4 pc ensuite complete the master suite. A full, unspoiled lower level, with separate entry, offers room to grow. Finish to suit your family’s needs. Several closets throughout the home provide tons of storage space and a neutral colour palette throughout means this home is in move-in condition. Mature hedges provide privacy in the yard and well established plantings create lovely curb appeal. Updates include mostly new windows and newer shingles (2007). Mechanically this home offers an 8kw generator and two built-in air conditioners. The dishwasher, central vac and water softener are included for your convenience. This warm and inviting waterfront home is guaranteed to charm you—inside and out!