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3 beds 2.5 baths
497 Myra Road Porters Lake, NS SIGN # 290741


If you are looking for quality, lake frontage and privacy then you've found it!! This gorgeous 4.72 acre Waterfront Victorian Estate was custom designed and built in 2005 by one of Nova Scotia's premier builders, Sawlor Construction. With 4756 sq ft. of total finished living space and double car garage, this custom R2000, energy efficient home is an absolute show stopper offering the ultimate in quality and waterfront privacy!

Recent upgrades include: new shingles (2016), new decking, new hot water heater, recent full interior painting and driveway re-sealed in 2018. Boiler professionally cleaned and inspected every year.

As you enter from a lovely covered porch, you are greeted by a grand foyer complete with ceramic tile and a beautiful European-imported crystal chandelier. Continuing on the main level, crown molding and striking Brazilian Cherry hardwood floors lead to a spacious traditional Victorian sitting room, a formal dining room which also includes a stunning European-imported crystal chandelier and a large bay window facing the front the property. There is also a convenient laundry area and an over-sized office with a nice big window which could be used as a 4th bedroom. Moving to the back of the home which opens to a two story 'Great Room' with a walkout to an over-sized deck where you will enjoy incredible views of Porter's Lake. The deck includes direct connection of BBQ to home's main propane tank. A double-sided propane fireplace separates the 'Great Room' and a large eat-in kitchen with an open concept design and attractive custom Maple cabinetry, ceramic tile flooring, stone countertops, pantry and includes stylish stainless steel appliances. There is also a walkout to the back deck.

Upstairs offers a huge Master Bedroom, with private deck and panoramic views of Porters Lake. The large ensuite includes a walk-in closet, a custom built-in cabinet, double sink vanity with a separate make-up area and a stunning view with whirlpool tub nested in the Victorian Turret. There are two more good sized bedrooms with plenty of light and closet space and another 4 pc bath with skylight.

Downstairs you'll find a fully finished walkout basement with view of the lake and a family room with woodstove and a custom home theatre room! The handy-person will enjoy the bright oversized workshop for all their tools and projects! There is also a large utility room and two other storage rooms. Basement includes a rough in for 3rd full-size bath, as well as plumbing for a wet bar. House is pre-wired for a hot-tub off the walkout basement area. Separate, large utility room with backup generator connection.

The property has been professionally landscaped with a park-like setting & landscaped lighting boarded by very old stone walls that run on either side of this private 4.72 acre property. There is also a charming area on the lake for patio furniture and to have a fire and a there is also a private dock!
Home has been meticulously maintained. This home is even set up for a home-based as well with commercial land registry!!

Property Details

  • Property Type:
    Detached House
  • Property Use:
  • Age:
    12 years old (circa 2007)
  • Exterior:
    Brick, Vinyl
  • Flooring:
    Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Laminate
  • Levels:
  • Space:
    4,756 sq. ft. (442 m2)
  • Foundation:
    Poured Concrete
  • Roof Age:
    2 years old (circa 2017)
  • Basement:
  • Cabinets:
    Solid Wood
  • Countertop:
    Natural Stone
  • Garage:
  • Driveway:
  • Heat Method:
    Baseboard, Boiler, Stove
  • Heat Source:
    Oil, Propane, Wood
  • Zoning:
  • Lot:
    205,603 sq. ft. / 4.72 ac. (19,101 m2)
  • Water Source:
  • Waste Water:
    Septic Tank

Location Details

  • Day Care
  • High School
  • Middle School
  • Preschool
  • Primary School
Health & Wellness
  • Farmers Market
  • Fitness Centre
  • Hospital
  • Medical Centre
  • Walking Trails
  • Baseball Diamond
  • Basketball Court
  • Beach
  • Community Centre
  • Hockey Arena
  • Lake
  • Library
  • Park
  • Playground
  • Shopping Centre
  • Soccer Pitch
  • Tennis Court
  • Church
  • Carpool Lot
  • School Bus Route
  • Transit Bus Route



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