Office: (519) 885-0200

Cell: (519) 498-3274


1786 Alps Road Cambridge, Ontario N1R 5S5

5 Bedroom 5 Bathroom 4913
2 Level Fireplace Central Air Conditioning Forced Air Acreage Landscaped


HILLSIDE HIDEAWAY! Country Retreat. Architectural Showpiece surrounded by 20 Gorgeous Acres of Carolinian Forest. Masterful mid-century gem set in a hillside & immersed in nature. Extraordinary 5 Bed, 5 Bath, 4,900 SF home. This distinctive home is the creation of renowned architect Grant Whatmough a leading edge home designer in his era, for modernist contemporary private estates & country properties (Toronto architectural firm Mathers and Haldenby), in the late 1950s he was one of the most talented designers & creative minds of his generation, who became known as The Frank Lloyd Wright of Canada. You'll love the well-styled living spaces & signature Whatmough floor-to-ceiling windows capturing the beauty of the forest all around. Grand cherry-wood staircase. Tranquil & Magical property tucked back from the world. Imagine a spiritually calming & distinctive 20 acre idyllic property privately set in a stunningly beautiful & lush undulating Carolinian Forest. Such a magical property is the perfect place to unplug, unwind and rejuvenate. This striking home with zen-like property will nourish your spirit. Easily accessible to Hwy #401 (5 km) & Cambridge (5 km). Nearby you will discover the expansive & exceptional Dryden Conservation area, featuring 84 Acres of Carolinian Forest & 3.5 km of walking trails. If you are craving a change of scenery and a countryside getaway this serene Home Haven could be your path to tranquility. Privacy & A Place to find Calm. A Rural Dream! (id:39993)

Property Details

MLS® Number 40099363
Property Type Single Family
Community Features Quiet Area, School Bus
Equipment Type Propane Tank
Features Ravine, Conservation/green Belt, Crushed Stone Driveway, Country Residential, Recreational
Rental Equipment Type Propane Tank
Structure Barn


Bathroom Total 5
Bedrooms Above Ground 5
Bedrooms Total 5
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Refrigerator, Satellite Dish, Stove, Water Softener, Washer, Window Coverings
Architectural Style 2 Level
Basement Development Unfinished
Basement Type Partial (unfinished)
Constructed Date 1966
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Cooling Type Central Air Conditioning
Exterior Finish Brick, Other
Fire Protection Alarm System
Fireplace Present Yes
Fireplace Total 2
Foundation Type Poured Concrete
Half Bath Total 1
Heating Fuel Oil, Propane
Heating Type Forced Air
Stories Total 2
Size Interior 4913
Type House
Utility Water Drilled Well, Well




Access Type Road Access, Highway Nearby
Acreage Yes
Landscape Features Landscaped
Sewer Septic System
Size Depth 976 Ft
Size Frontage 1028 Ft
Size Irregular 20
Size Total 20 Ac|10 - 24.99 Acres
Size Total Text 20 Ac|10 - 24.99 Acres
Zoning Description Agricultural


Level Type Dimensions
Second Level 4pc Bathroom Measurements not available
Second Level Office 12'4'' x 11'7''
Second Level Bedroom 13'7'' x 13'4''
Second Level Bedroom 16'0'' x 12'9''
Second Level Bedroom 28'2'' x 15'5''
Second Level 4pc Bathroom Measurements not available
Second Level Bedroom 16'0'' x 13'6''
Second Level Full Bathroom Measurements not available
Second Level Primary Bedroom 21'9'' x 17'6''
Main Level Laundry Room 22'4'' x 17'1''
Main Level 2pc Bathroom Measurements not available
Main Level 3pc Bathroom Measurements not available
Main Level Dining Room 16'8'' x 15'8''
Main Level Living Room 33'2'' x 28'2''
Main Level Kitchen 21'1'' x 17'2''
Main Level Family Room 22'3'' x 19'7''


Electricity Available
Telephone Available


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Colleen Whitney

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Whitney & Company Realty Limited
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Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6B5

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Ginger Whitney

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Whitney & Company Realty Limited
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Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6B5

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