Ottawa Homes – 1664 Needhams Side Road
Location InformationNeighbourhood: West Carleton Twp
Interior FeaturesHeating: Forced Air/propane
Air Conditioning: Central
Flooring: Hardwood, tile, carpet
RoomsLiving Room: 16'0 x 14'0
Dining Room: 14'0 x 11'0
Kitchen: 14'0 x 10'6
Den: 11'8 x 10'0
Master Bedroom: 14'1 x 12'0
Bedroom #2: 14'5 x 11'0
Bedroom #3: 21'0 10'0
Other: main floor laundry room
Exterior FeaturesStyle: Detached 2 storey
Affectionately called 4H Ranch – this 64 acre property is perfect for Hunters, Hikers, Hobbyists, and Horses!!
Let’s talk about the land first. Of the 64 acres, approximately 15 acres is fenced with two seperate pastures and one large Paddock. All tile drained and seeded. There is 50 acres of mixed forest – a mix of maple, bass wood, elm, birch, alder. There are numerous well groomed trails, large rock ledges & outcroppings AND, your own waterfall. The property also has two un-opened Road Allowances. This is fantastic for outdoor lovers and hikers.
For the hobbyist! The Triple Garage has 2 front bay doors & 1 side bay door. You can drive straight through to the workshop (Room for 4th car & more!). The Workshop is insulated & heated. There is a newer roof, cement floor, finished walls, and professional steel cabinetry. Automatic garage doors. The laneway & Parking area has pit-run foundation and top dressed with 1 inch round river rock. If you have even more toys, there is large parking behind garage (for RV or other.)
For the Horses! The stable was built in 2011 on a 3 foot elevation with cement footings. The French drain system has been dug out 4 feet deep, filled with granular A with drainage tile installed around the perimeter and 12 inch top dressed with packed stone dust. The Barn is fully wired and has own electrical panel and has running water. It has four 10-12 foot + stalls and two can be combined as one. The stable is spruce with all interior walls being hemlock lined. Stall doors and front grills are custom heavy-duty steel and Stalls have 1 inch stall matts, custom steel hay racks and bucket holders with elecric outlet above for heated buckets. There are three large vapour barn lights on exterior; light can be turned on from the house. Bale storage holds 100+ bales and is separated by sliding door from barn. Attached run-in on back of stable and 2 freestanding run-in sheds in pasture and lastly, there is a professionally installed road (2012) from parking area, behind house and out to barn.
For the Hunter, the Hiker and even the Hobbyist – a small treat – the Sugar Shack! The Sugar Shack is a unique stackwall and board and batten structure with cement floor, electricity and a WETT certified wood stove and separate wood storage area. There is a Steel roof with manual venting system. Once used for boiling off sap, it can also be used as an apres ski / snowshoe shack, potting area or hobby barn. The Basement walk-out road and road to Sugar Shack laid with 1 inch granular A.
Finally, we have the house! The Welcoming front verandah has two entry points, one into the main living area and one into the laundry room closer to the garage. There are Hardwood floors throughout the main floor. Stunning cathedral ceiling in Living room mean you can enjoy front, barn & forest views. The Gatineau Hills are visible in the distance! There are 3 bedrooms – Master on the Main floor with ensuite (Therapeutic Tub), 2nd and 3rd bedroom on the second floor with full bathroom. Custom Kitchen with open faced upper cabinetry. Main floor laundry / Mud room entry. On the back of the home you find a Fabulous porch addition with forest view and access to two decks – east and west.
Walk-out lower level is fully finished with two recreation rooms, the mechanical room and and full 3 piece bath.
How could it get any better you ask?? Take a look at the EXTRAS for this property!
2015-2016 – new KeepRite furnace with digital and progammable thermostat, water pressure tank, extra sump pump, Culligan water softener and electric water heater
2016 – New roof on house and garage, architectural shingles with moss deterrent and seamless eaves troughing in front of house and on garage
DSC Alarm system and contact on house with FLRI system: four IP cameras, infrared (complete night vision), 360 degree roof camera, receiver (FLIR), two monitors, server glade with camera injectors, FLIR PTZ 360 degree camera on stable roof, POE with secured access point. Ability to stream to Internet TV, operate remotely from smartphone or PC
14KW GENERAC propane generator (2014) has its own panel and comes on automatically if there is an outage, powering home essentials, appliances, entertainment and lighting
Three large propane tanks supply furnace, generator and BBQ hookups
Well was drilled in 2002 and has seen several droughts without running dry. Back up sump pump and back up battery and alarm sensor on primary pump