|Retirement Home or Bed & Breakfast (Historic)
You are looking at a property situated in Prevost, Quebec. This property was built over a century ago to serve the purpose as a bed & breakfast for the Canadian National Railway travelers. The nearest rail station is no longer in service and the station has been converted into a museum. The area and the property were initially developed under the jurisdiction of the Show Bridge family. Later, the area was named “Show Bridge” to honor their courtesy. A member of the family, Mr. Gordon Show Bridge, spent his last days of his life in this particular property. This spectacular history influences the traffic flow for the gossip world. Over a short period, this property became an interesting story to “The Property Shop” reality TV series from the Home & Garden Television channel. As the history is closely attached to this property, the property is attached to its attitude and its atmosphere.
To describe about its attitude, we must value its age. The house is kept in its antique format with involving some of the modern style and technologies. It has fourteen bedrooms and six washrooms in different sizes. A large kitchen is in the ground floor with a dining space. A separate dining area and a living room are also in the ground floor. A large terrace is in the back with a spectacular view of the mountains. And a solarium is in the front side can be used for readings during all seasons. The master bedroom is very unique for its age. It has a seating area in the right side and a large space for bed with built-in open washroom in the left. Few stairs are also to get to the roof space. As walking out the back door of the house, the atmosphere will bring you close to the nature.
The sound of the birds signing and you inhaling the fresh air are very stunning. Also it’s a great experience to observe the surrounding views of the mountains and a century old cemetery is just over the edge. A personal sugar shack and a large land full of fruit trees are always efficient. The “Riviere du Nord” river is attached to the property at the end of the large land. Also ski resorts, golf club, tennis courts, bicycle path, swimming pool, play ground and Natural Parks are within very short distance. This property has its own brand power to be unique and be very attractive for its kind.
As its history and its exceptional style, this property as well has great potentials for different business categories or personal uses. It can be converted back as a bed and breakfast or a retirement home. It can be used for short term rentals for country style weddings ceremonies and/or a chalet for a large group of friends and families. If business is not in your taste, you can always experience the gratefulness by using it for your personal purpose. This charming property is always a great choice for potential buyers!