Own Architectural History! A Harry B. Kohl Designed Masterpiece on 25 Acres of Mature Hardwood and Landscaped grounds has stone and wood fireplaces plus Kohl's interpretations of Modernist Design. Created for a prominent Statesman and Industrialist as a quintessential Country Estate embodying elegance and sophistication in a Natural Setting. Separate office, garage complex plus tennis court and in-ground pool.
The most striking feature greeting visitors as they come up the long driveway is a wooden deck with a low railing flanking the side of the pointed structure, evoking the impression of a ship’s prow. This sharply elongated triangle with an angled roof pointing skyward provides an amazing setting for telescope stargazing.
This Private 25 acres of Gently Rolling Contours is enhanced and surrounded by mature maple and oak forest providing a network of Groomed Trails for peaceful walks and communion with nature. Entering the Home, you are greeted with Walls of fragrant cedar, pine planks and artistic hand-cut stone masonry. Ceilings are clad in strips of oak and mahogany.
The formal foyer leads to the spacious open concept dining room. Kitchen and Living Rooms are sun kissed and warmed by floor to ceiling windows integrating views of nature, the manicured grounds, gardens and mature forest. The Living Room and Dining Rooms are Contemporary Elegance Defined. They both encompass breathtaking views and are a perfect setting for entertaining family and friends.
A Focal Point of the Home is the tastefully renovated Kitchen with high-end Cabinetry and Top of the Line Appliances. The Kitchen features a casual dining area, breakfast bar with stools and a walkout to the backyard and trail system.
The private master suite offers an office area, walls of wood and Decadent His and Hers ensuite baths provide the ultimate in luxury. This Master Suite offers a fieldstone fireplace and views over the verdant landscape. The Main Floor offers 3 additional bedrooms, a family room as well as 2 x 3 piece Baths, Each bedroom boasts walls of wood and glass and views of the landscape.
The Spacious Main Floor Family Room with walls of Glass offers incredible views of nature warmed by all day sun and a oversized Stone fireplace. A winding stone staircase magically studded with tiny white lights, connects the open-concept living, dining room and kitchen areas on the first floor to the triangular second storey great room and rooftop decks.
The second Level great room features a small library with a hidden bar behind bookcases, a roof deck for watching shooting stars in the pitch dark country sky as well as a guest bedroom with a 4 piece bathroom. This space is perfect as a private reading area for quiet contemplation, entertaining family and friends or a secluded VIP Guest Suite.
This Rare Property incorporates architectural history, nature at its finest, and is situated in the highly sought-after area of Prestigious Whitchurch Stoville. The property is situated on 25 Acres and features a nearly 3 kilometer network of mesmerizing trails winding through the properties recreational facilities and the mature oak and maple forests. A great workout with a game of tennis or a tranquil walk for the refreshment of mind and body.
There is approximately 3 Km of Groomed Trails around the perimeter and through mature deciduous forest. Adjacent to the South Boundary, there is a continuation of trails in the York Regional Forest, where no motor vehicles are allowed, just hikers and horse riders.
This separate building features approximately 3500 square feet of heated office space, garages and warehouse space with a 3 piece Bath and Generator.
The property is conveniently in rural Stouffville located a short drive to the Lincolnville Go Station, minutes to hundreds of acres of regional forest and trails as well as golf and dining in Ballantrae. A short drive to highway 404 and the amenities and shopping of Aurora, Richmond Hill and Markham and approximately 45 minutes to Downtown Toronto.