Beautifully restored Cape Cod with English Barn, Lower LaHave
Beautifully restored 160 year old Lunenburg County Cape Cod style home and English barn. All original wide plank floors, wainscoting, chair rails, doors and trim. Cedar shingles. Nicely landscaped. Beautiful summer sunsets right up the river. Overlooking a tidal estuary and bay where the LaHave River flows into the Atlantic ocean. A stroll to the Oxner's Beach inlet, a very well kept secret, where the warm water will amaze you. 10 minute drive from Hirtle's Beach and all the coastal hiking around the Kingsburg Peninsula and the Nature Conservancy’s Gaff Point. 10 minutes to the famous 100 year old LaHave River Cable Ferry, and then the LaHave Bakery and the Learn to Sail Program at the the LaHave River Yacht Club. 20 minutes from the charms of Old Town Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 90 minutes from the Halifax InternationalAirport.
Address: 581 Lower LaHave, Riverport
Directions: Call listing brokerage
Building Size: 1900 sq. ft.
Land Size: 16,600 sq.ft.
Other Building: Wired English barn - 33’ x 24’ + 12’ x 8’
Room Sizes: MAIN FLOOR: Living Room - 16'8 x 15'6; Dining Room - 14'9 x 11'2; Family Room - 15'7 x 13'5; Eat-In Kitchen - 18'3 x 11'2; Bathroom - 3 piece (with tub); Mud Room - 9'9 x 8'5. SECOND FLOOR: Master Bedroom - 16'9 x 10'5; Bedroom - 13' x 8'2; Bedroom - 13' x 8; Bathroon – 8’ x 6’; Storage Room - 3'9 x 2'10.
BASEMENT: 33' x 28'.
Laundry Facilities: Washer and Dryer in basement (included)
Features:10 minute drive to Hirtle`s Beach and the endless coastal hiking around the Kingsburg Peninsula and Gaff Point (Nature Conservancy). 20 minutes from Old Town Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Minutes from the famous 100 year old LaHave River Cable Ferry, the LaHave Bakery and the Learn to Sail Program at the LaHave River Yacht Club.
Age: +/- 150years old
Exterior: Cedar shingles
Basement: Full height basement, concrete floor and granite block walls. Exterior stairs to outdoors
Water: Dug well
Sewer: On-site septic
Heating: Oil Forced Air and electric baseboards
Hot Water: Electric
Electric: 200 amps
Assessment: $307,700 (20120
Important features and recent renovations:
Cedar shingle exterior
.Original pine plank floors, wainscoting, chair rails, doors and trim.
All appliances are included
Some of the furnishings and contents are negotiable
Oil fired hot air heating plus electric baseboard
Electric hot water tank replaced - 2012
New furnace oil tank - 2012
New septic tank - 2011
New dormer and full bath upstairs – 2012
Shingling on back side of roof replaced - 2012
Exterior trim painted in 2012
Insulation attic/walls upstairs – 2012
Chimney repaired -2012
Some exterior trim replaced - 2012
6 over 6 windows
Cedar decking on front and rear porches – 2012
Door from basement to outside – 2012
New hot water tank-2013
New water pump for well. 2014
Power, telephone, cable and high speed internet along the road
Water conditioning system
Full height concrete basement
Slop sink in basement
View of the Lower LaHave Commons and the LaHave River Estuary
Stroll to Oxner’s Beach (one of the great secrets of Lunenburg County)
Beautifully restored and finished Cape Cod house c.1850, in move-in condition