2 Island 390 / Chads Island Georgian Bay Twp, Ontario L0K 1S0

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SEVERN RIVER SHORES - BOAT ACCESS PROPERTY Welcome to Over 100 yrs of History at Chad’s Island with 1560 ft+ frontage. 4 Bdrm, 2 Bth Cottage circa 1993. The 2 Wet-slip Boathouse, Placed on Steel Pining in 1989, has Living Quarters Above with 2 Bdrms, 3 pc bth, Full Kitchen, Dining & Muskoka Room. Property also Includes a Bunkie for Sleeping & a Large Garage. ***THE DETAILS*** Property is Turnkey for Most of The Furnishings. Very Private Water Access Hideaway with Mainland Access Only a Few Minutes Away. Enjoy Panoramic Views, Beautiful Sunrises and Sunsets, and More Land behind The Island on The Northside. This Move-In Ready Cottage Comes Fully Furnished and Outfitted and is a Beautifully updated Loft Chalet Style Cottage with a Muskoka Room and a Level Grassy Lot. ***MORE INFO*** Seller’s Grandfather First Came to Severn River in 1908 at 16 yrs old, on a Canoe Trip with His Older Brother Robert Charles (nickname Chad), age 18. They Both Loved The Present-Day Site of Chad’s Island So much They Bought 5 Acres From The Crown at The End of Their Trip. The Land was Still Part of The Mainland in Those Days. The First World War Started Before they Had a Chance to Return to Muskoka. Chad was Killed in Active Service in 1918 and When Walter Returned from The War, He Discovered that The Trent Severn Waterway had been Pushed Through Resulting in Him now Owning an Island. The Island was named Chad’s Island in Honour of his Brother on which he Built a Lighthouse on The Point as a Memorial. The Original Cottage was built in 1919, the existing Boathouse in 1921, using Wood Reclaimed from the Flooded Land Behind The Island. The Island has Remained a Bark Family Cottage for 3 Generations, Passing from Walter to his Youngest Son John in 1978, then to John’s Eldest Son Chad in 1996. John Tore The Original Cottage Down in 1992 and The New Cottage was built on the original site with plans drafted to have a similar appearance as the old, just a little bit bigger. (id:49605)

Property Details

Price $1,899,000
Bedroom(s) 7
Bathroom(s) 3
Property Type Single Family
Water Front Type Waterfront
Water Front Name Severn River
2 Island 390 / Chads Island Georgian Bay Twp, Ontario L0K 1S0

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