Welcome to BrightSky Getaway located on Sheba’s Island in beautiful Prince Edward County!
Opening for the season on Sat, July 9, 2016, this recently renovated and newly furnished home overlooks West Lake, and is only a few minutes away from the famous Sandbanks beaches. Two hours, twenty minutes from Toronto, 3 hours twenty minutes from Ottawa.
By car you are only 5 minutes away from Dunes Beach, and less than 10 minutes away to Outlet Beach. The house is perfectly situated to allow you to explore and experience everything the County has to offer, and there is something for everyone; beaches, ice cream shops, a waterpark, hiking and biking trails, boating, galleries, award winning wineries, restaurants, local produce markets and antiques, and music, art and theatre festivals throughout the season, and so much more! There is a public boat launch minutes away. You can be in the quaint village of Bloomfield in less than 10 minutes, and Picton in 15 minutes.
This roomy but cozy home is situated back well from a quiet road that circles the homes on Sheba’s Island, which is actually a peninsula connected to the mainland by a short causeway.
The views of the lake and marsh from the large deck are serene and breathtaking, and the soft breezes and relaxing environment allow for hours of bird watching, basking, or al fresco dining.
Steps take you down from the back of the house to the water’s edge, colourfully decorated with lily pads and majestic bull rushes. Here you can sit or play by the water, fish, sip a glass of wine, gather around a bonfire, and watch for and listen to the sounds of birds, ducks, loons and even swans.
The spacious front lawn boasts gorgeous perennial gardens, large trees and well placed garden benches and chairs provide nooks and niches for reading, having a cup of coffee or glass of wine and quiet conversations. Children and adults alike will enjoy playing in the large grassy area.
The home comfortably sleeps 10 persons, features four bedrooms + downstairs living room with sofa bed (5 private sleeping areas), three bathrooms, and offers two full levels of living space with numerous amenities. The bright, large main floor features a two piece powder room, hardwood floors, French Doors, and a gas fireplace to provide additional ambiance on cool evenings. You will enjoy the sunny, modern, fully equipped eat-in kitchen with skylights and a breakfast area. The adjacent dining room area has a large table and chairs that comfortably seats 8.
Above the fireplace in the living room is a 46 inch smart television. The walk out to the deck from both the kitchen and the living room overlook the water, and there are stairs leading from the deck down to the back yard area. The spacious new wood deck has a gas BBQ and patio table, sun umbrella and 6-8 chairs, perfect for dining and lounging.
There are three bedrooms on the main floor and a full bathroom with bathtub and shower. The Master bedroom has a King size bed, the other two bedrooms upstairs each have a Queen size bed. Each bedroom in the house could also accommodate a portable baby crib or play yard.
The lower level offers a fourth bedroom with bunk beds and a trundle bed, a bathroom with a shower, a laundry room with LG washer and dryer for your use, a den/living room with a wet bar. The downstairs den has a sofa hide a bed that can be opened to sleep two more persons. There is a 36 inch TV and a walk out brings you onto the patio.
Amenities: Internet, WIFI, two TVs, Netflix, A/C, natural gas heating, Gas fireplace, natural gas BBQ & utensils. You will enjoy the modern fully equipped kitchen that includes a refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and gas top stove and oven. You will also find for your use tableware for 12 (dishes, glasses, wine glasses) bowls, pots and pans, frying pans, bowls, trays, a blender, kettle, coffee maker, toaster and every utensil you may need to prepare and enjoy delicious meals. Two kayak for your enjoyment, a single and tandem.+ More