The 1857-built Millar House has been respectfully and comprehensively restored for modern living. Majestically overlooking Silver Lake, this impressive Georgian-style heritage landmark with 4+1 bedrooms, 3+1 bathrooms and out buildings offers approximately 5,000 square feet of stylishly renovated living space.
Nestled amongst gardens and terraces on almost an acre of land in the nostalgic Prospect Hill neighbourhood, the home is ideally located within walking distance to the sandy beaches of Lake Erie and to the shops, restaurants and amenities of the picturesque town of Port Dover.
DREAM A LITTLE,
THE POSSIBILITIES ARE BIG
With its distinctive roof-top belvedere and many historic features Millar House is a special place.
Everything old is new again.
4 spacious bedrooms in main house each with shared ensuite, full-length wooden windows, original wide-planked pine floors, ample closet space. 5th bedroom is in the Coach House.
2 FAMILY ROOMS
Over-sized parlour enveloped with rich millwork anchored by large fireplace, plus an enormous family room with window wall overlooking lake with walk-out to a 3-level deck.
30-ft by 70-ft fenced-in flower cutting garden is serviced by Mennonite-built studio with barn doors, water and electrical, shelving and windows overlooking lake.
Main house features large ground-floor powder room, 2 semi-ensuites on the second floor. An additional full bath in Coach House. All are newly renovated and stylishly appointed.
3-CAR GARAGE + LOFT
Massive concrete-floored garage with loads of storage. Space is doubled with a light-filled loft with private entrance and deck and is an ideal studio, bunkie, gym or games room.
Original building with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. Self-contained with kitchen, full bath, bedroom and living area. Potential as studio, nanny suite or guest house.
Half the main level. Brick wall, heated pine floors,10-ft butcher block island, Cambria counters, built-in hutch, 11-ft ceilings, high-end appliances, 2 sinks, pot filler, French door to terrace.
Coved ceiling with wall-length painted wood panelling. Tall wooden windows overlook garden and streetscape. Original pine floors.
WALK TO TOWN
Stroll to picturesque Port Dover main street for amenities including theatre, specialty shops, restaurants, park, Lake Erie beach and fishing pier.
Kitted out with a second stainless steel fridge, farmhouse apron sink, galley cabinetry with storage and countertops galore, closet space, washer/dryer. Direct access to terrace.
Panoramic views of Silver Lake and park from expansive series of west-facing windows. Lake access from outdoor spaces including extensive courtyard terraces and decking.
COMMUNITY + COMMUTE
Toronto: 90 mins. Hamilton or Burlington: 60 mins. A thriving tourist destination, the Port Dover area is rich with farm restaurants, wineries/breweries, artisans, antique shops and markets.