Timber Frame Dream Home!
Custom designed and custom built this exquisite timber framed home has a lifetime of experience, love and detail put into it! The sellers have put together this perfect masterpiece with amazing taste and style; All here for you to purchase and enjoy! You will be amazed at the craftsmanship and beauty mixed with the highest standards in construction and materials!
Handcrafted by custom timber frame builders; Hamill Creek Timber Homes of Meadow Creek, BC with over 25 year's experience building luxury homes around the world. You will be in awe of the construction & details. Feels just like your own private resort!
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2500 SqFt of finished floor area divided between the main home & full guest suite with 3 bedroom & 3 full bathrooms. The custom designed 4 panel doors in the foyer offer custom etched glass artwork and they open up into a well defined two storey entry foyer that will captivate you in every direction as you breath in the curved wood winding staircase, the two storey wood burning rock fireplace, the foyer art display cases & of course the majestic open timber frames that cascade the ceilings. This is a world class dream home and you'll know it the minute you enter the front door!
Full, all sides wrap around decking border the home and are completely done in timber frame construction too; they lead to two rear deck areas for complete outdoor enjoyment while covered from the elements. You'll enjoy the views of the large man made lake with cascading waterfall water feature, lush lawns, BBQ gazebo & 100% total privacy on the remote; off the grid 8.7 Acres that offers 1,000 feet of river frontage. The majestic views are offered from the living room, dining room/kitchen, master & guest bedrooms; truly magnificient!
Off the grid means just that; this 8.7 acres is located in Seymour Town on the North shores of the Shuswap Lake where you will enjoy living right off the grid as the property has it's own power source, water source (well beside river), septic system & satelite internet/cable provider. The heating system is completed with an in-floor hot water system operated with a boiler that recieves heat from the wood burning exterior furnace, along with a heat exchanger from the diesel generators and a propane back-up mixed with a huge wood burning fireplace in the living room.
The Seymour River borders the property and offers a sandy swim beach area and a floating dock. Seymour Town is an unicorporated area located at the mouth of the Seymour River and borders the sandy beaches of the Shuswap Lake. The Seymour Arm Community Assoc offers a full website of info. The town dates back to the BC gold rush times in 1865 and currently offers a peak population of approx. 500. There are a few stores and shops in the downtown area. The area offers year round recreation with 1,000's of acres of trails for both summer and winter uses. The average winter temp runs around 0C with summer highs of over 30C; you will enjoy everything that the Shuswap region has to offer right on your doorstep!
The home features high end wood windows with exterior metal cladding that surround the perimeter & soak in the views. The exterior siding is Canexel Ultra planking (superiour to hardi-board) and the 50 year warranty roofing is EDCO Arrowline slate shingles!
You'll find hickory hand scraped engineered wood floors throughout the main floor mixed with ceramic tile and solid fir wood floors upstairs in both the home & guest suite. The custom built 2 storey wood burning fireplace has granite stone cladding with a Renaissance fireplace insert & the log storage is fed directly from an access door outside. High end fixtures are throughout the home in both plumbing & electrical fixtures and you'll love the living room feature chandelier. There is in floor LED lighting throughout along with many feature lighting accessories to create the exact mood you're looking for.
The entire upper floor is reserved for the master suite with and enclosed bedroom chamber that includes the custom furniture & opens onto a view balcony. The full 5 piece ensuite bathroom is as high end as they come with huge walk-in European glass/tile shower, a molded corner jacuzzi soaker tub, double sinks & water closet room. There is also a sitting area and den all in a loft concept that allows you to soak in the timber frame ceiling work from end to end of the entire home; it's absolutely luxurious! The homes main floor offers a 2nd bedroom with a cheater ensuite bathroom door & a covered veranda sitting area. The 3rd bedroom is located in the detached guest suite above the garage with all its own amenities including kitchenette, full bathroom w/Sauna, large sitting area & laundry.
- Hamill Creek Timber Homes built in 2011
- Fir Timber Beams, dowell construction, superiour quality
- Windsor windows and doors; metal clad alder wood
- Stilewood custom panel exterior alder wood main entry double doors, site lites & mudroom entry doors;
- Custom hardware & accessories by Southwood Forge Ltd.; American bronze locksets & passage sets with matching hinges, towel bars, hooks & accessories
- Stilewood interior solid alder wood doors
- Wall panel infill construction with exterior insulation layer with Canexel Ultra Plank exterior siding & custom stonework
- Woodcrest Integra cabinets, weathered slate, soft close drawers, crown mouldings & glass panels. Custom polished metallic granite countertops.
- Main floor hickory hand scraped engineered hardwood floors
- Upper floors are Hamill Creek custom fir wood floors
- Renaissance wood burning fireplace with custom granite rock cladding
- Custome designed & engineered lighting with high end artistic fixtures
- 50 year warranty EDCO Arrowline slate shingles