Welcome to 72 County Road 2, an exceptional 3+1 bedroom custom-built bungalow situated within the charming rural community of Bailieboro, located in the Township of Otonabee-South Monaghan.
This home is located within a quintessential rural setting; farmlands to the north and south, and with the urban heart of a quaint village just a few minutes away. The property is premium-sized, with the home set well back from the road, giving it exceptional frontage and allowing for a long driveway with more than abundant exterior parking.The backyard is very deep, and features a fenced-in summertime oasis with an in-ground pool surrounded by a concrete deck, an interlocking patio area, stone and perennial gardens, a storage shed, as well as a raised deck. The double car garage is oversized (amazing interior work and storage space!), has two exterior doorways - one opens to an interlocking front walkway, the other opens onto a separate second deck in the backyard - and also has a set of stairs directly to a lower level storage room in the home.
The main level features crown moldings and pot lighting in many of the rooms; large windows with multiple exposures for lots of natural lighting; tiled floors in the foyer, kitchen area, laundry and mud room, as well as all three washrooms; and hardwood flooring can be seen in the dining and living rooms, the side hallway, and in all three bedrooms.
The kitchen, living room, and dining/breakfast area are open to each, with a large wall cut-out between the dining and living rooms enhancing this openness. The living room showcases a built-in media/wall unit with a wood ledge; a tray ceiling with rounded corners and edges; and has the sliding door walk-out onto the backyard’s raised deck - while the breakfast/dining room has a a classic ceiling light fixture and south-facing front yard views.
The kitchen is huge and very open, providing an exceptional work space. The L-shaped island has breakfast seating and pendant lighting; the wood cabinetry features molded uppers with amazing storage; a built-into-the-wall pantry; a stainless steel double sink; a subway-tiled back splash; as well as appliances including a built-in microwave and dishwasher, an oven with gas cooktop, and a stainless steel fridge with bottom mount freezer.
The west wing of the home features two bedrooms and a 4-pc washroom. The second bedroom has a built-in desk, a ceiling fan, backyard views, and a walk-in double closet; the third bedroom has a double closet and a south-facing exposure; and the washroom features a wood vanity with countertop basin, a built-in wood toiletry/linen cabinet, and an acrylic bath/shower area.
The east wing of the home showcases the master bedroom - which is quite generously sized, and has a large sitting area with built-in drawers finished with a wood counter for media and storage use. Its walk-in closet is complete with organizers, and the spa-like ensuite washroom has a vanity topped with a stone counter and vessel basin, as well as a glass shower area finished with subway and mosaic tiles.
The east wing also has a mudroom with a storage closet and direct access to the garage - and off this room is a powder room with pedestal sink, as well as a laundry room with cabinetry storage, a stainless steel sink, and a front load washer and dryer with a folding counter.
To the lower level is a staircase finished with Berber broadloom, and the Berber also adds its coziness to half of the recreation area and a bonus room. The recreation space is massive, brightened with pot lighting, and has a half-moon wall-mounted bar table on the exterior staircase wall - and the other half of the rec room is finished with quality laminate flooring, which can also be seen in this home’s fourth bedroom, which has an oversized double closet and two above grade oversized windows. This level additionally features a 2-pc washroom with a tiled floor and a space-saving vanity; a bonus room ideal as a home office or hobby room; and a huge storage room off the games area of the rec room that provides access to the stairs to the garage,
This home is within the catchment areas of Millbrook/South Cavan and Westmount (Peterborough, Fr. Imm) Public Schools; Monsignor O’Donoghue (Peterborough) and St. Anne (Peterborough, Fr. Imm) Catholic Elementary Schools; Crestwood Secondary School (Cavan Monaghan) and Adam Scott Collegiate Vocational Institute (Peterborough, Fr. Imm); as well as Holy Cross (Peterborough) and St. Peter (Peterborough, Fr. Imm) Catholic Secondary Schools.
A quiet village with rural charm, Bailieboro has a public library, a combined bakery and restaurant, an antique shop, and a post office, as well as a farmer’s market minutes south on Hwy 28. The nearby town of Bewdley has an LCBO and a marina for boating access to Rice Lake; access to Hwy 115 is 9 minutes away; while the city of Peterborough is a 17 minute drive for shopping, entertainment, GO Bus service, and many other prime amenities.
For more information, contact Jeanette Barrett, of Keller Williams Energy Real Estate Brokerage, at (905) 706-2932.
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