26 Taylor Island Gravenhurst, Ontario P1P 1R2

2 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 896.9 sqft
Cottage None Baseboard Heaters, Stove Waterfront Acreage


Discover a truly magical retreat with this cherished family cottage on Taylor Is, lovingly held for five generations. This first-time offering presents an unparalleled opportunity to own a piece of history on a breathtaking 5.7 acre property with 270ft of unique waterfront. The cottage is perched on an upper cliff vantage point, this cottage offers expansive views of both sunrises and sunsets, painting the sky with vibrant hues that can be enjoyed from multiple windows within the cottage or from just steps off the east deck. The towering trees surrounding the property provide a perfect blend of privacy and shade. Enjoy exceptional peace on this unique property, featuring a shallow swimming cove perfect for children, and a whimsical tree house nestled in the woods. With two pathways from the dock to the cottage, one which includes a gentle slope for children and seniors while passing by the cute sleeping cabin. Step into a world where cherished memories and modern comforts merge. The main floor living space is a charming mix of the original 30's cottage and a new 05 addition, which includes a screened porch, an insulated 2-bdrm and btrm addition, and a fully insulated kitchen. Memories are etched in the walls and soar throughout the grounds of this enchanting island paradise. Experience the magic of Taylor Island, where your family can create its own legacy and relish in the natural beauty and serene privacy this unique property offers. Two new airtight wood stoves, professionally installed, extend your cottage season from early spring to late fall allowing you to see the vibrant fall colours and cooler nights that beautiful Muskoka has to offer. A new deck off the east side of the cottage adds to the charm and functionality of this idyllic retreat. Just a 10 min boat ride to the marina, with a convenient dock space to leave your boat, Don't miss this rare opportunity to own a piece of Taylor Island's history. This family treasure is ready to welcome a new chapter. (id:11731)

Property Details

MLS® Number 40612794
Property Type Single Family
Features Country Residential
View Type Direct Water View
Water Front Name Lake Muskoka
Water Front Type Waterfront


Bathroom Total 1
Bedrooms Above Ground 2
Bedrooms Total 2
Appliances Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove
Architectural Style Cottage
Basement Type None
Construction Material Wood Frame
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Cooling Type None
Exterior Finish Wood
Foundation Type Stone
Heating Type Baseboard Heaters, Stove
Size Interior 896.9 Sqft
Type House
Utility Water Lake/river Water Intake




Acreage Yes
Sewer Private Sewer
Size Frontage 270 Ft
Size Irregular 5.7
Size Total 5.7 Ac|5 - 9.99 Acres
Size Total Text 5.7 Ac|5 - 9.99 Acres
Surface Water Lake
Zoning Description Rw-6


Level Type Dimensions
Main Level Living Room 15'7'' x 13'2''
Main Level Kitchen 11'3'' x 23'5''
Main Level Primary Bedroom 11'7'' x 15'6''
Main Level Bedroom 10'6'' x 14'8''
Main Level 3pc Bathroom 6'7'' x 6'5''