651 Red Cloud School Rd
Find your Country Retreat at 651 Red Cloud School Rd, Cramahe
Custom quality build, impeccably maintained.
This 2 storey, 5 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom, Brick & Pink Limestone home with attached 2-car garage and workshop, is a self-sufficient estate-like country retreat. Set on 26+ Acres of lush natural beauty in a park-like setting with quintessential lily pond, trails through woods for the avid explorer, and magnificent views all year long.
Follow the winding tree-lined drive, to this one-of-a-kind home and property. Find a peaceful escape from the moment you arrive to the charming covered front porch overlooking manicured gardens, mature trees and idyllic country scenery.
Walk in to find 8’ ceilings, elegant design, and exquisite custom carpentry throughout: solid oak flooring and stairs, Acorn design cabinetry, pine window trim and doors, Marvin windows. High quality systems will ensure comfortable country living: Geothermal heating and cooling, energy-saving multi-layer construction, ample natural light, and built with top-rated quality structural components and finishes.
Classic french doors open to a spacious formal living room with brick-surround Rumford wood fireplace lending the room authentic warmth. Large windows let in ample natural light and views of the front and side gardens, and offer a truly peaceful setting for guests and family alike.
Walk through glass french doors to the formal dining room with direct access to the kitchen. This room overlooks the stunning grounds with woods and trails at the back of the property gently sloping away from the house. Visible brick wall from the Rumford fireplace offers a unique and charming accent to the room.
Country Kitchen has a coffee bar for a convenient breakfast station. Plenty of custom oak and birch cabinetry manufactured by Acorn Custom Designs for efficient storage and meal preparation. Breakfast bar allows for easy entertaining while the home chef works away, or informal dining. The kitchen offers a family-size dining area with a 3 window alcove overlooking the grounds and rolling landscape. Smart storage features with elegant smoke glass doors, plenty of shelves to show off your favourite glassware, ample pantry, and convenient desk.
This home was custom built to adapt to modern and individual needs. Very flexible floorplan offers a large room with direct access to foyer which can be used as a bedroom or executive home office. Work from home surrounded by botanical beauty, or make this room into a very accessible main level master bedroom with easy access to the main level full bathroom and laundry room.
Sunlit second Bedroom overlooks porch and front gardens, and can easily become a main level entertainment or hobby room.
Direct access to the attached 2-car garage, with a man-door to the front of the house, reinforced steel floor, and stairs to the lower level workshop with wood storage, work bench, shelving and walkout to interlock patio.
Comfortable, ergonomic stairs lead to the second level with spacious, sun-lit landing ideal to create a cozy resting area with your favourite settee or chaise.
The east wing of the upper level has a large master suite with windows on three sides, and plenty of room for a sitting area, home office, or entertainment. Master ensuite 5-piece bath with extended counter vanity, ample storage, and south-facing window. Impressive dressing room with skylight and laundry chute, was designed straight out of the dreams of a dedicated seamstress, fashion enthusiast. This room can easily become a private escape for professional artists, dedicated hobbyists, or as a nursery to offer easy access and privacy to young families.
To the west of the stairs, you can find an equally well appointed guest room and full bath. This room is spacious and full of high-quality finishes, designed for comfort and privacy.
Fully finished lower level has ample above ground windows and flexibility to become an in-law suite with separate entrance, three-piece bathroom, storage room and cold cellar.
Comfortable Family room with efficient Napoleon woodstove, ample windows, built-in shelves, and walkout to four-season sunroom. Impeccably designed for its stunning setting, the sunroom has a walkout to the backyard, panoramic windows and Velux roof windows, ideal to observe nature in comfort all year long.
Additional rooms offer great potential for private artist’s study, home gym and spa with rough-in for hot-tub, second kitchen or wet bar.
For a truly rejuvenating experience, walk through the winding trails and mature and rare trees (blue spruce, mulberry, contorted willow, weeping crabapple, yellow wood, Kentucky coffee tree) to your oasis-like screened in cedar gazebo overlooking a large pond with waterlilies. A safe habitat for deers, birds and local fauna, with birdhouses and mixed flora. Perfectly secluded, serene setting, ready for family picnics, morning walks and relaxing afternoons.
Enjoy fresh, homegrown produce from the flourishing Vegetable garden with run-in/drive-shed & composting bin, perfect to kickstart your homesteading lifestyle.
If you’ve been looking for a future-proof home, set in the ideal country setting, with a perfect mix of awe-inspiring gardens, woods and scenic views, look no further. Built to the highest standards and showing pride of ownership, this home offers the best of country life with no compromises.
Very commutable location, 90 minutes to the GTA and short drive to Warkworth, Cobourg and Brighton.
Energy Efficient Geothermal Heating and Cooling
WETT Certified Rumford Wood Fireplace
WETT Certified Napoleon Woodstove
Central Vacuum & Attachments
Solid Oak stairs
Solid Pine Baseboards & Doors
Oak and birch Cabinetry with smoke glass
UV light System
Buried Hydro Wire
Energy Efficient multi-layer walls
Steel lintel over all windows
Outdoor Electrical outlets:
2 on porch, 1 at the back
Outdoor Water Taps:
2 at the back, 1 at the side, 1 by the garage man-door, 1 by the vegetable garden
Light Fixtures, window coverings, fridge, stove, dishwasher, freezer, washer, dryer, central vacuum & attachments, garage door openers, UV light, water softener, hot water tank.
Hardwired alarm system, Multiple Bird Houses, Gazebo