Enjoy the ultimate in privacy and relaxation on 45 wooded acres surrounded by miles of towering Douglas fir and cedar forest. Relax in the 8 person spa on the expansive deck overlooking the tranquil bay with a private mooring buoy for a 50 foot boat, enjoying views of the ferries, distant islands, eagles, osprey and blue herons fishing, and seals and river otters playing. Black tailed deer venture out at dusk, tempted by the three acres of landscaped lawn, gardens and woodlands. The 3000 sq.ft. main house and 1800 sq. ft. guesthouse/studio/office sleeps 12 in five rooms w/ 3.5 baths.
The expansive master bedroom contains 2 vanities, a jacuzzi tub, private balcony and water and forest views. There is also another king bedroom, a queen bedroom w/ small loft, a child's bed in a nook and a full bath on this upstairs level. The guesthouse has 2 rooms with twins, each with a large loft above, a small kitchenette, a large play space, 2 desk areas & bathroom facilities w/ shower.
In the main house the spacious dining/sun room and gourmet kitchen have been recently remodeled with granite counter tops and new cabinetry. This is the perfect gathering spot for all the chefs to participate in preparing meals while enjoying the forest and water views and sharing stories of the day's kayaking, hiking, biking, sailing, scuba-diving, golf, whale-watching or deck-sitting activities. The large living room completes the great room area and contains the perfect sun-drenched window seat for reading, games, TV and watching the eagle, osprey and kingfisher activity.
Explore the oyster tidelands along 490 feet of private waterfront, miles of empty country roads ideal for walking, running or bicycling, a nearby Department of Fish and Game stocked lake, and the ferries, bicycle and kayak rentals, stores and restaurants only 2+ miles away. This secluded retreat is located in a desirable southern exposure area of understated, multi-million dollar waterfront estates. It is perfect for a tranquil escape and/or multi-generational family vacation, with its fenced landscaped gardens and lawn, sandbox area for younger children, park-like woodlands and beach area with abundant shorelife.
Orcas Island is the gem of the San Juan Islands, located in the banana belt of Washington State. It contains Moran State Park with 2000 ft. elevation Mt. Constitution, thirty miles of hiking and biking trails and five freshwater lakes; extensive yachting facilities at Westsound and Deer Harbor; access by scheduled or private air service or float plane; ferry service to the other San Juan Islands, Vancouver Island and the U.S. mainland at Anacortes, and Amtrak service to Mt. Vernon; excellent restaurants, food, wine and gift shops, galleries and artist studios, summer markets, a lovely library and small historical museum, and a full schedule of summer activities and community theater. There is an interactive children's museum and a nationally acclaimed skateboard park. Four well-established children's summer camps are on the island or immediately adjacent.
Orcas Island is the jewel of the San Juan Islands, with miles of biking, hiking and walking on quiet country roads, five fresh water lakes and thirty miles of hiking trails in Moran State Park, kayaking and whale watching in calm, protected water, local theater, festivals and excellent local produce, seafood, restaurants, stores and cafes. This waterfront estate is secluded, yet close to shopping and services. Ample room for privacy and gathering together for a large group of extended family and friends with activities for all ages.
Other Activities: 30 miles of hiking and biking trails and 2000 ft high Mt Constitution in Moran Stae Park, yachting facilities and float plane access in Westsound. Fe
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Oct 5 2013 - May 5 2014
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.