A 15th-century Brazilian replica Castle, nothing was spared when it came to detail. Set on 8.8 acres of land & enjoying 1,300 feet of river frontage on the Shuswap River
This beautiful home has 4,500sq ft/418.06 sqm of living space with a rooftop patio of the same size that has an outdoor kitchen for outdoor living. The castle has 10 ft/3.05 m high ceilings and does not need air conditioning as it has acid washed cement floors which stay cool all summer.
The property comprises a spacious lounge, a dining room and a fully fitted kitchen with dining area and breakfast bar. There are 2 bedrooms, the master bedroom has a large walk-in closet and an en-suite with jetted tub with large walk-in shower. The front bedroom has a built-in queen size Murphy bed and there is a further bathroom.
At the far end of the house, there is a suite with a separate entrance. It has a living room which is being used as a music room, a bathroom, a bedroom and a walk-in closet.
The castle has a built-in vacuum, a dumbwaiter that goes from the dining room to rooftop, a security alarm and outdoor cameras installed. There are 2 fireplaces, 1 wood and 1 gas and in-floor radiant heating with an outdoor wood boiler and electric furnace.
Outdoors on the grounds is a 3-car heated garage and an extra-large carport for an RV or a boat. The gardens feature several paths and trails and there is a greenhouse, a firepit for cooking and a well that pumps 45 gallons of fresh drinking water per minute. The property also has an 800 sq ft/74.32 sqm cabin for guests or a caretaker with a bedroom and a loft for sleeping 4 in total.
The castle sits on 8.8 acres/35612.34 sqm of land and both it and the cabin enjoy complete privacy. It has 1,300 sq ft/120.77 m river frontage on 2 sides of the Shuswap River that gives great fishing. A zip line goes from the land over the river to an island that also belongs to the property.
This fabulous family home is in a good location 15 mins from the elementary school, 20 mins from the high school and 45 mins from the larger city of Vernon. This is a stunning home and will be listed in the Canadian Costco Connection magazine of unique homes for the March/April 2018 issue.