This lovely home is situated in the quiet coastal town of Port Mouton near one of Nova Scotia's most spectacular beaches, Carters Beach. With azure waters and soft, pure white sand it can be seen across the water from your verandah. You are just minutes away from the nearby harbour where lobster fishing is a main industry. Only 10 minutes drive is the historic town of Liverpool, a bustling town of 2600 people. For those wishing to visit Halifax, Nova Scotia's capital city, a scenic 100 mile drive will take you there. Directions to Property: take Hwy 103 west to Bells Point Rd (west of exit 20), turn left, continue 1 km, left on Ocean View Drive. Address: 48 Ocean View Drive, Port Mouton. Below the map is more information about the nearby towns.

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  • Nova Scotia
  • South Shore
  • Liverpool
  • Kejimkujik Seaside

Nova Scotia, known as Canada's Ocean Playground, is easily accessible by air or car. Scheduled year round flights arrive at Halifax Stanfield map Nova ScotiaInternational Airport from all major Canadian cities, all major US cities (through hubs at Boston, Chicago, Newark & Philadelphia) and major European cities via London. Car ferries connect Nova Scotia to each of the neighboring provinces of Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Newfoundland & Labrador. There is a daily ferry crossing from Portland Maine to Yarmouth Nova Scotia which runs in season until the end of October. As well more than 20 cruise lines visit Nova Scotia ports each year.

While Halifax is the main metropolitan center, it is the South Shore area situated an hour to two hours southwest of Halifax that captivates residents and visitors alike. National Geographic Traveler Magazine placed Nova Scotia's South Shore in the top 10 in a list of the world's top 99 coastal destinations (October 2010). Treasured for its natural beauty and seafaring history, the South Shore is characterized by picturesque coastal villages, marvelous beaches, abundant sunshine and a temperate climate. Up and down the shore, villages such as Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, Petite Riviere, Liverpool and Shelburne offer interesting shops, cafes and galleries, fine art & folk art, rich history and lots to see and do.

South Shore, referred to as The Great Outdoors, is a virtual paradise for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds. There are loads of places to bike, hikesouth shore photo, sail, surf, canoe or kayak, bird watch or beach comb. And beaches – South Shore is blessed. Within a 20 minute drive of Ocean View Drive, there are six white sand beaches. Kejimkujik Seaside National Park in nearby Port Joli is a 22 square kilometer preserve offering unspoiled coastline, beach and hiking trails. Or closer to home, be sure to check out Carter's Beach with deep blue waters and soft, pure white sand; it has become a favourite of many locals. Hunts Point Beach and Summerville Beach are also nearby.

For centuries, the beauty of the South Shore has inspired artists, writers and musicians. Numerous festivals and theatres bring to life colourful characters, stories and music that capture the spirit of this dynamic coastal region. Pair these artists with masterly chefs who prepare some of the province's finest culinary offerings for a truly memorable South Shore experience. So many choices.

This lovely home is just 10 minutes drive from Liverpool (population ±2600 people), the service center for the surrounding area. Amenities includeLiverpool a variety of shops & services, a hospital (currently undergoing an expansion) and Queens Place Emera Centre, a modern recreation facility with an NHL-sized ice rink. Museums include Queens County Museum, Perkins House, Hank Snow Museum, The Rossignol Cultural Centre and Fort Point Lighthouse. The Astor Theatre hosts a variety of concerts, films and plays including a biannual International Theatre Festival. Billed as The Port of the Privateers, Liverpool has a long history of rumrunning and privateering (government sanctioned piracy for those not familiar with the term) which it proudly celebrates during the annual Privateer Days Festival, one of many festivals.

Liverpool's harbour was an ancient seasonal camp of Nova Scotia's native Mi'kmaq and the townitself was founded in 1749. This town is also part of the famous Lighthouse Route, a scenic coastal drive along the south shore of Nova Scotia which features over 20 unique lighthouses.

An authentic Atlantic experience awaits you at Kejimkujik Seaside. You can hike through a labyrinth of dense shrubs on your way to the coastKeji park. Gradually, the horizon opens up to an expansive view of the Atlantic shoreline with headlands, islands, and bays. Once you arrive at the observation deck, your eyes will be riveted by the pure white sweep of Saint Catherines River Beach. This shining crescent of sand will enchant you with its turquoise waters.

Two trails exists at Kejimkujik Seaside. Port Joli Head Trail is a coastal trail that takes you along the rocky coast of Port Joli Head around berms, and ponds. Cormorants, deer, and the occasional black bear can be seen on this trail. Harbour Rocks Trail takes you straight to the beach through the upland barrens and bogs. The trail continues along the rocky shore to St Catherines River Beach where the clean white sand beach well greet you with its turquoise waters. Seals, cormorants, jellyfish, plovers, great blue heron, deer, mink, osprey and many other forms of wildlife are often seen in this area.

Kejimkujik Seaside will invigorate your every sense.

For Sale By Owner, Paul Addison, Tel: 1.941.224.1502
Email: pauladdison2@gmail.com
Price: $895,000