Welcome to 20 Baxter Island, Lake Muskoka
Privacy abounds at this exceptional offering with a total of 565 feet of frontage comprising both the West and East sides of Baxter Island with multiple exposures in every direction and presenting the most sought after island-dotted sunset panorama spanning 180 degrees.
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Custom Family and Friends Sized Cottage
The approx. 5,000 sq. ft. cottage features 8 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, ample Muskoka Room and expansive wrap around porch. Thoughtfully designed by David Gillett to invite the outdoors in through the wall of windows, the main living area boasts a 27 foot high ceiling and stone wood burning fireplace. The primary wing features a bright, inviting bedroom with sitting area, walkout, views galore and 5 piece ensuite. The 8th bed/office and 2 piece located in this wing is the perfect space to spend summers at the cottage and work from home. 2 main level, lakeside bedrooms each have their own walkout and baths. Half a level up is the games room with 2 bedrooms and 3 piece bath. 2 extra bedrooms and 3 piece bath are located in the loft. Lower level houses a laundry room and heaps of storage.
2.9 acres of gentle terrain majestically forested with towering pines serves up the best of both worlds - granite rock outcroppings and deep water on the 390 ft. west point and deep to shallow with sand entry by the Hobbyists boat house on the East end featuring sunrise views connected by your private cart path. 66 feet wide, the true working boathouse provides 2 extra long inside slips with 13 foot clearance and ample space for tinkering or boat building. Attached boat port provides 1 more covered slip. Upper BH space offers the perfect private retreat.
Central Lake Muskoka locale, just 7 minutes from your dedicated/rented landing at Spirit Bay Harbour. Ideal for island living, your covered car park backs onto covered boat slip. Cottage property comes furnished and equipped to enjoy summer 2023. Inquire about the many additional benefits and conveniences that complete this incredible package.