Luxurious contemporary heritage home near Sandbanks
Touted by Toronto Life as "The Pinnacle of County Chic", historic Eckhart House will charm you with its blend of traditional Loyalist architecture and antiques, enhanced with luxurious contemporary features. It is an exquisitely decorated heritage, two-story, brick house, boasting a sitting porch, surrounded by landscaped lawn and gardens. Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and 2 in a family room with oversized single trundle bed.
The center of the home is a large eat-in kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances and utensils, ideal for preparing both intimate soirées and group dinners. Featuring granite counter-tops, a Miele five burner propane cook-top, island exhaust hood, double Dacor ovens, warming oven, 17 cu ft Frigidare refrigerator, separate full-sized freezer, Miele dishwasher, microwave and double sinks, you will savour the meals created in this inspiring environment.
Extending beyond the kitchen, is a bright, well-lit sun-room, with cathedral ceiling, wood burning stove, spiral staircase to the loft bedroom and large patio doors opening to a walk-out stone patio, garden arbour and barbecue. It is a perfect outdoor setting for casual summer entertaining, al fresco dining or special events.
Sleep and dream in spa-like bedrooms. On the main floor is an en suite bedroom with a Double bed. On the second level, a custom en suite loft bedroom and bathroom, a north and south bedroom, each with a Queen bed, 2 oversized Single beds in the flexible Eckhart "family room", and a shared bathroom. Sumptuous "YummySleep" white linens and towels are used throughout, changed weekly. All bathrooms feature slate-tiles with environmentally sensitive "dual flush" toilets.
BEDROOMS / BATHROOMS AT QUICK VIEW
- 1 double with ensuite on main floor
- 2 queens plus 1 pull out single trundle on 2nd floor share 3 piece bathroom with tub and shower handle attachement
- 1 queen with ensuite in loft bedroom on 2nd floor
The Eckhart family room also serves as a casual entertainment venue with its satellite television, DVD player and the added warmth of a propane stove. Share a County culinary experience in the splendid dining room; large table and high back leather chairs seating 12, it features recessed lighting, dramatic Gothic chandelier and large windows.
Seamlessly entertain guests in the adjoining, spacious living room with propane fireplace and mantle, expansive windows, recessed lighting, and luxuriously furnished with plush couch, vintage chairs, colourful cushioned stools, large screen satellite television, DVD, and Sonos audio system. Enjoy the hot summer days with The Eckhart House`s fully air conditioned environment. For added convenience The Eckhart House provides full laundry facilities including washer, dryer, sink, exterior clothes-line and a full-sized freezer.
Outside, relax in a country setting in style; large natural cut stone patio and garden, with western exposure, great for casual summer entertaining or al fresco dining at any time of the day or night. A magical way to savour sunsets or watch the stars at night! It includes a large barbecue and teak furniture and expanses of lawn and garden. An ideal setting for special events for a small group and entertaining, including areas for marquees and other temporary structures.
Guests have access to the whole house interior and exterior. The basement is locked for owner use.
Extra and Feature Amenities Provided:
All Linens and towels are provided.
Coffee, tea, sugar, basic spices
top-quality beds with "YummySleep" white linens and towels
toiletries, paper products
central air-conditioning throughout
satellite television and DVD in two locations
Sonos audio system (living room, kitchen, patio)
1 gas fireplace
two wood stoves
large gas barbecue
dog bowls and dog towels to dry them off upon entry
two (2) Sandbanks Park Passes are included with your rental (spring, summer, fall)
Interakcija s gostima
Homeowner`s representative greets guests at the property. Once directions/access are sent to guest 6 weeks prior to arrival or once final balance is paid and guest must arrange greeting with rep.
Your stay includes high-quality bed, bath and kitchen linens. You will need to bring beach towels. Cleaning before and after your stay is complimentary.
During the County Marathon in October please check in with us about arrivals and departure from the property if you are staying that weekend.
We want you to relax during your stay and enjoy all the County has to offer :) There is a list of simple check-out duties at the property for you and your guests to follow prior to departure. As with all vacation homes, we expect good etiquette when leaving the home pretty much as you found it. Furniture moved back, things generally tidy. No deep cleaning required. Just as you would want your home left by guests.
This is a pet-friendly, smoke-free facility. All guests are asked to be responsible pet owners, respecting the garden environment and other guests. Please clean up after your pet.
Guests will be required to complete a Rental Agreement upon confirmation of your stay and prior to receiving directions and access to the property.
I am part of a close knit team who represents 50 properties in Prince Edward County for private home Owners. I live right here in the County and have personally visited every one of our listings. I would be more than happy to answer any questions you might have about this property and the area! The team at Sandbanks Vacations and Tours looks forward to hearing from you!