The Original Jean-Marie Homestead - 1st time for sale since 1882
Outstanding 240 acre landbank offering in the heart of Minett is now offered for sale for the very first time since 1882. Steeped in history the original Jean-Marie homestead serves up a naturalists paradise. Gorgeous forests of poplars, birch, maples & more these wooded lands are endlessly romantic and picturesque. An idyllic location to build a Muskoka hideaway one can simply envision a sleek contemporary 4 seasons recreational retreat hidden amidst theses gracious woods. With superb access to everything on or nearby Rosseau - A mere minutes from Exemplary golf at Lake Joe club or the Rock, Ports Carling & Sandfield Boutiques & their finer eateries, and a “stones throw” from a myriad of launches for your ski boat, canoe or kayak to enjoy all those nearby wonderful Lake Rosseau waters. These lands gift the ultimate in privacy and beauty. Apple trees, historic hiking paths, carpets of spring daffodils & once upon a time a Narnia of more than 400 trees were tapped to make maple syrup - all of this awaits to begin again. Splendid Rocky points include high promontory outlooks. Uniquely hidden amidst some of Lake Rosseau’s finest summer lake estates these lands superbly offer the opportunity of building an idyllic year-round family paradise. With privacy further than the eye can see these lands boast exclusive road frontages along historic Woodrow Rosseau & Juddhaven across from Bluff Road. Whether for a stunning year-round Old Muskoka/Brand new Residential Retreat or a chic modern Muskoka woodland Cottage Hideaway these lands forever gift privacy, and a notable location in a fabulous heart of Lake Rosseau locale. Ample lands for tennis courts, horses, gardens, a pool etc or simply just the naturally beautiful wooded lands for snowshoeing, hiking, apple picking, Maple sugaring and more - all wishes are possible. This is a wonderful & most unique first time in almost 150 years chance to own a true piece of Muskoka history to carry forward for your own many generations. The original homestead residence sits proudly on the open rocky lands surrounded by ancient gardens and delightful history filled barnyard fencing. Steeped in memories these highly acclaimed lands await today’s new family and friends to build the next century of Muskoka memories.