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Beautiful Waterfront Century Home with heated Swimming Pool sleeps 10 adults by the week only

5.0/5(11 reviews)
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Heated Salt water pool 32x16 feet - 2/32
Pool in the gardens - 3/32
Brand new designer kitchen with walnut breakfast bar and quartz counters - 4/32
Huge kitchen/dining room with doors out to deck - 5/32
View of pool and lake from bedroom - 6/32
Large entrance hall - 7/32
charming living room with pot bellied stove - 8/32
TV room - 9/32
west wing lounge - 10/32
Master bedroom with en suite - 11/32
Downstairs bedroom with en suite - 12/32
another bedroom with a queen bed - 13/32
Large bedroom with queen and twin - 14/32
West wing bedroom with 2 Queens - 15/32
full size table tennis table - 16/32
Vegetable garden - 17/32
One of the meadow trails - 18/32
sit by the frog pond and watch the frogs and dragonflies - 19/32
Frog pond - 20/32
One of the flowerbeds in the gardens - 21/32
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sunset over the meadow. This is the view from the deck. - 23/32
Gardens in May - 24/32
view from the kitchen window - 25/32
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orchard and path through the meadow - 27/32
vegetable garden - 28/32
Bird feeder on the deck - 29/32
Sunset over Big Island - 30/32
vegetable garden - 31/32
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$6000 / week
$6000 / week
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DESCRIPTION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Sleeps 12
5 Bedrooms
5 Bathrooms
Pets allowed
with
restrictions
Smoking
not allowed
Fireplace
Internet
Waterfront

Harmonious Fox House is a beautifully restored century old farmhouse built in 1865 by Mr Harmonious Fox!

Ideally situated on a large property on the Bay of Quinte. This is a rare wetland conservation area which is a haven for birds and wildlife. The property has trails for hiking and nature watching. The property has an attractive newly installed in ground heated salt water swimming pool. This 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom property is a perfect spot for walking, cycling, bird watching or just relaxing and enjoying the sights & sounds of nature.


DETAILED DESCRIPTION
Large, airy characterful rooms are a key part of the charm of this very attractive luxury country retreat. In 2018 we installed air conditioning to help keep guests cool in the summer.
A wonderful addition to this luxury property is a 32 feet x 16 feet in ground, salt water, heated swimming pool, set in a landscaped garden, with attractive wooden decking. Sunbathe on one of the sun loungers or sit at the table in the shade of a parasol.

The bright and spacious luxury eat-in kitchen is a pleasure to both prepare food in and to eat, socialize and catch up on all of the days activities. Large windows provide wonderful views of the lake and the gardens. The spacious new designer kitchen has quartz counter tops and solid wood cabinets. It is fully equipped with large stainless steel fridge freezer with water and ice dispenser, a dishwasher, microwave, several types of coffee machine and all the necessary equipment to cater for 12 people, this space is the heart of the home. The hand made cherry wood table seats up to 10 people. A high end analogue hi fi system with hundreds of cd's is available for your listening pleasure.

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AMENITIES AND EQUIPMENT
Bedrooms
5 bedrooms :
- 2 single beds
- 6 Queen beds
Kitchen
Coffee maker
Cooktop
Dishes and cutlery
Dishwasher
Freezer
Microwave oven
Oven
Refrigerator
Stove
Toaster
Communications
Internet access
General
Air conditioning
Dryer
Electricity
Fireplace
Firewood
Linens Provided
Washer
Whirl pool bath
Wood stove

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LOCATION

LOCATION

Province: Ontario
Region: Prince Edward County
City: Picton
Closest ski resort:-
Distance from ski resort:-
Nearest Body of Water:Bay of Quinte
Waterfront: Yes
Other Town/Lake/Area:-
Note: Located on The Bay of Quinte Prince Edward County

AVAILABILITY

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RATES

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BASE RATE
--$6000--1 Week
Rates are in Canadian dollars

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Check-in after04:30 PM
Check-out before10:30 AM
Security Deposit$1000 (Security deposit will be refunded within 7 days of check-out)
Booking Deposit50% due at time of booking (The balance is due 60 days before arrival)
Payments on CottagesInCanadaYes (Visa, MasterCard & American Express)
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee : $300.00
  • Per dog, per week : $250.00

NOTES

Please note that we only rent this house for a few weeks each summer and we have a strict minimum of 7 days rental

REVIEWS

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We had a wonderful stay here. We were 2 families (4 adults and 4 kids under the age of 5) and it was perfect for all of us. The house was clean, well stocked and there was plenty of space for all of us. Everyone loved the pool, the huge yard and the kayaks.

I would definitely recommend staying here for anyone that wants to stay in PEC.

Celia was always very quick to respond when we had questions.


Stayed: August 2020    Submitted: Aug 09, 2020

Some selfish part of me does not want to tell you about this awesome house! We were there for a week with 4 adults and 5 children. The house is huge and clean. It has everything you would want or need. The kitchen is surprisingly well equipped. The pool is a dream and we honestly spend the bulk of our time in and out of it. The grounds are lovely and well maintained. There is a field to run around in, play sports, a fire pit that we did not use.

We loved the house and had a wonderful time. Celia and Tony were responsive and kind.

The only thing I might mention is that even with the AC running the rooms upstairs were quite warm, but we were there during a massive and unheard of heatwave so I don't think that this would have been an issue otherwise.

If you want a quiet week or rest and comfort this special property is a great bet.


Stayed: July 2020    Submitted: Jul 15, 2020
Owner response:
Thanks for the kind words Marie Rose!
We have ordered another air conditioning unit for the upstairs which should help cool things down !
Celia

This spacious property was ideal for our family of 6 adults and 4 children. There were more than enough bedrooms, and lots of bathrooms! We appreciated the beautiful view and spacious deck, quality barbecue, and big dining area. The extra fridge was also a bonus for our large group, allowing us to do larger shops and more relaxing. The pool was a big hit with all the family. We hope to return next year.

Stayed: August 2019    Submitted: Aug 28, 2019

We had a blast so much fun We would come again
PS With all the games and the pool we never turned on the TV!


Stayed: July 2019    Submitted: Jul 17, 2019

I stayed at the Harmonious Fox House with my extended family for 1 week in August. We were 7 adults and 5 children. The house is so spacious that it never felt small even for such a large group. The house and the yard definitively exceeded our expectations. The house looks better in person than it does on the pictures. It is very well maintained.

The owner was always very prompt to respond to our questions / concerns via text messages.

As stated by others, one of the highlight of the rental was the beautiful pool. The very private setting located on such a large yard made it a clear winner for all. The pool was the perfect complement after a day at the Sandbank beach.

We've also made extensive use of the kitchen, BBQ and games provided.

Overall I would not hesitate to go back if I ever decided to visit the area again.


Stayed: August 2018    Submitted: Sep 10, 2018

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