108 George McRae Rd
Peaks Ridge (Formerly The Ridge Estates)
Peaks Ridge is a new subdivision of building lots and custom built homes positioned between the Georgian Bay Golf Club and Georgian Peaks Ski Club, just off of Camperdown Rd. The vision for this unique subdivision blends nature and community in the preservation of both. Exacting architectural guidelines embracing traditional architecture ensure your home/chalet will remain your castle. Situated next to the Georgian Bay Club and close to Thornbury, the harbour and Blue Mountains Intrawest Village. Full municipal services. You can bike or walk down the road to access the Georgian Trail that runs for 35km between Collingwood & Meaford.
Gorgeous Custom Home
Panoramic Georgian Bay Views
Extensive Outdoor Entertainment Area
This a Gorgeous custom built home at Peaks Ridge near the Georgian Bay Club, with panoramic vista views of Georgian Bay! The home is set back and at a higher elevation from the road and features an extensive outdoor entertainment space and landscaping, designed and constructed by the Landmark Group, plus a triple-car garage with tandem space for 2 more cars. The floor plan of this home has been thoughtfully designed with custom finishings and upgrades evident throughout. This 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom home has plenty of room for everyone with 3173 sqft above ground and 5273 sqft total finished including the basement.
Your guests can enter the front foyer at the large covered front porch while you will likely use the side entry near the garage, also with a covered porch, into the mudroom with it's stone tile and built-in cabinets on both sides. The powder room is also located here. Entering into the designer kitchen with it's gleaming marble counters and SS appliances, there is a very large functional island. To the left is an informal sitting area. All of the floors are done in a high-end large-plank engineered hardwood and there are gorgeous crown moldings and large baseboards throughout. You will find another small sitting area just past the kitchen that overlooks that spectacular backyard and then the dining area with space for a very large table and a walkout to the backyard entertainment area. Past the dining area is the living room with a fireplace and wonderful Georgian Bay Views and at the very front of the home is a very special office with a tray ceiling, built-in cabinets on both sides and that Georgian Bay view!
Upstairs, also with engineered wood floors are 3 of the bedrooms. You can relax on the upstairs front deck and appreciate being even higher up with stunning Georgian Bay views. The master bedroom suite features a 5 piece ensuite, a walk-in closet, built-in cabinets and a private sitting area with a vaulted ceiling and those same bay views. The other 2 bedrooms on this level are both large, both have their own private sitting areas and vaulted ceilings, with the front bedroom overlooking the bay and the back one overlooking that spectacular backyard.
The lower level of this home has in-floor hot water radiant heated floors and has more finished space than the main floor footprint. It includes the following:
Media Room with projector, raised platform with lighted steps & built-in storage cabinets
3 Piece Bathroom
Built-in bar area with 2nd fridge
Mechanical room with an HRV, the geothermal furnace and 2 hot water tanks (for in floor heating & domestic use)
3 Large Storage Areas that are finished, insulated and have air circulation vents
Walking out to the outdoor entertainment space, you have a sitting area on a covered porch, a lower dining patio with an outdoor kitchen, built-in BBQ and built-in ice cooler for wine & beer, a double waterfall with a stream that flows under the walkway to the upper firepit area. Just past this area, your guests can use the 2-Piece bathroom located at a side door to the garage. The hot tub is located just beside the back covered sitting area. Then there is the garage with it;s design that has great curb appeal from the street. It is a 5 car garage with triple car bays plus 2 smaller tandem spots behind. The garage has a protected epoxy coated floor, has hot-water heated radiant floors, 9' ceilings, a 2nd central vac system, a floor drain channel across the entire front of the garage to catch your melting snow and the electrical panel for the 25kw whole-house generator. The landscaping is complete front & back including an irrigation system and there is even room for a pool at the upper lawn area at the back. As you appreciate the privacy and escarpment views from the backyard you will love that the property behind is owned by the municipality. Note that this house and garage also have a long-life metal roof.
Triple garage with tandem space for 2 more cars and hot-water heater floor; whole house generator; geothermal heating.
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