Everything you can imagine by the sea. Well inside the fog line so warmer, sunnier, no rips or curents in the fabulous Chester Basin and protected from the open ocean by 365 islands. Kayaking,canoeing,sailing, swimming, scuba, snorkling,fishing,waterskiing.Canadas track to trail runs behind the house through the forest so bring the pets,bikes,Xcountry skiis...
. We offer sailing on our 32' sailboat,owner is a divemaster with all sorts of Caribbean experience and offshore sailor... More importantly perhaps; lots of years as a dad taking lots of children to the beaches, fishing, sailing...
This historic property served as Gold rivers post office through the war years and has a fabulous 180 degree view of the ocean and islands. In 2010 it was painstakingly restored to original condition, all trim was saved and reinstalled. The kitchen/pantry was opened up to the living room,garden,ocean views...makeing it perfect for entertaining. Enjoy the sun/moon rising right in front of the house!
Longer term rental available at reduced rates. Several full service marinas (2 are within minutes). House is midway between Chester and Mahone Bay for good oldfashioned shops and food/festivals. Lunenburg, a UNESCO world heritage town is 20 minutes away. Halifax and Stanfield Int airport are also within 1 hour. Golfing is all around. Chesters' course especially is excellent.
There is a 50' flatscreen TV with dvd player in the parlor and a formal dining room.