This prestigious ancestral home (1830) is one of the most beautiful houses of Île d'Orléans with a 210-foot waterfront on the St. Lawrence River. Beautifully restored post and beam construction which won the Island prize of 2001. Features a magnificent interior of 15 rooms (3 bedrooms) respecting the original stylish character with exceptional living areas facing the River. As you step in you’ll be charmed by the warm design: beautiful woodwork, pine floors, exposed beams, wood ceilings and six-panel inswing French casement windows with cremone bolt. The main entrance leads into the spacious living room featuring a wood fireplace inviting you to cozy up by the fire. Its open floor plan with the dining room allows for table settings to enable big gatherings. A large solarium is located on the opposite side of the living room, on the South-end of the house, offering an incredible view of the River and the South shore. Also features a 7-foot-high concrete basement.The second floor comprises the master bedroom, a guest room, a bathroom and a nice boudoir. On the West side of the house, a summer kitchen has recently been added. The room currently serves as a sewing room but it can easily be turned into a bedroom. The magnificent landscape next to the River features rest areas where you can enjoy the outdoor from dusk till dawn. Begin your day having breakfast on the large deck admiring the sunrise. Too much sun? Sit down with a book or have lunch under the shade of big trees. In the evening, have drinks and dinner on the deck or next to the outdoor fireplace. Get comfortable and watch the South shore change colors in the sunset. A beautiful property!