1017 MELROSE Road, Lake Of Bays

Property Overview - House For sale

Price $ 899 900 On the Market 33 days
MLS® # 40245607 Type House
Bedrooms 2 Bed Bathrooms 1 Bath
Waterfront Postal Code P0A1H0
Street MELROSE Town/Area
Property Size 0.256 ac|under 1/2 acre Building Size 589 ft2

This long-loved classic 2 bedroom cottage is offered for the first time on Lake of Bays! The property has been in the same family for about 150 years, the cottage was built on a lot that was severed from an adjacent larger family lot in the early 1960s. The cottage is situated close to shore amongst the towering pines. Enjoy the fabulous sunsets from the hammock or the deck. The waterfront enjoys good privacy and has gorgeous westerly lake views. Located in sought after Haystack Bay which has a marina and is minutes from Dwight or Dorset with amenities, bakeries, restaurants and unique shops. This property is in a great location to enjoy all the fun that Lake of Bays has to offer while providing a quiet setting. Lake of Bays is the second largest lake in Muskoka and one of the deepest, with crystal clear water directly from the Algonquin Park watershed. Build your dream cottage on the footprint of this older cottage or enjoy it as is! Appointments are required to visit the property. (id:20829)

Land Details

Waterfront TypeWaterfront
WaterfrontLake Of Bays
Size Total0.256 ac|under 1/2 acre
Size Frontage85
Lot size0.256
Ownership TypeFreehold
SewerHolding Tank
Zoning Description 391

Building Details

Property TypeSingle Family
Bathrooms Total1
Bedrooms Above Ground2
Bedrooms Total2
Cooling TypeNone
Exterior FinishWood
Foundation TypeBlock
Heating TypeNo heat
Size Interior589 ft2
Utility WaterLake/River Water Intake


Main level 3pc Bathroom 6'11'' x 4'11''
Bedroom 12'10'' x 8'9''
Bedroom 7'0'' x 11'2''
Kitchen 7'8'' x 6'6''
Living room/Dining room 20'0'' x 10'2''

Video of 1017 MELROSE Road, Lake Of Bays

This listing of a Single Family property For sale is courtesy of Janine M. Scott from Remax Allstars Realty Inc Brokerage Dwight

Information on Lake Of Bays

Lake of Bays is the largest lake in Lake of Bays Township and the second largest lake in the Muskoka River Watershed. It spans from the village of Dwight on its northeastern shore to the village of Dorset on its southeastern shore and the village of Baysville on its southwestern shore. Lake of Bays can be accessed via Highways 60 or 35 and also Muskoka Roads 2, 9, 21, 22 & 117.
Lake Of Bays Size 6780 Ha 16754 acres
Lake Of Bays Perimeter 167.00 km 4213 miles
Island Shoreline 31.00 km 19 miles
Lake Of Bays Depth 70 m 22244 ft
Lake Of Bays Mean Depth 22.00 m 72 ft
Altitude of Lake Of Bays 316 m 1037 ft
District Lake Of Bays is in the Muskoka
Municipality Lake Of Bays is in the municipality of Lake of Bays
Township McLean
Local Name Fork Lake
Drainage Basin South Muskoka River
Wetland Area 12%
Watershed Area 1330.0 km 826 miles
Water Clarity Lake Of Bays has a water clarity of 3.90 m 13 ft
Phosphorus content in water 6.90 ug/L
Additional Details on Lake

Census Data of Lake of Bays Municipality

2016 Population of Lake of Bays: 3,167
2011 Population of Lake of Bays : 3,476
Population Growth of Lake of Bays : -10 %
Total private dwellings in Lake of Bays : 4,388
Dwellings by residents in Lake of Bays : 1,455
Density of Lake of Bays : 1,455 per sq km
Land Area of Lake of Bays: 1,455 sq km
Lake of Bays is in the District of Muskoka

Zoning By-Laws of Lake of Bays

Census Data for The District of Muskoka

Population: 60,599 (2016) 4.5% increase over 2011 population of 58,017
The total number of dwellings is 46,207 of which 25,431 are full time residents
The land area of Muskoka is 3,940 sq km's (1,521 sq miles) and has a density of 15 per sqare km

Data is from the 2016 Government Census

Zoning By-Laws of Muskoka

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