Rossway, Nova Scotia, Canada – $28,962

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Added to OHD on 11/4/18   -   Last OHD Update: 11/4/18   -   23 Comments
10402 No. 217 Highway, Rossway, Nova Scotia

Map: Street

Price

$38,000 CAD
$28,962 USD

Beds

4

Baths

1

Acres

1.65

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A home in need of total renovation - set on a beautiful 1.65 acre lot with a beautiful view of St. Mary's Bay. A community landmark. A choice building site if the house was removed! Current taxes: $1152.89 based on an assessment of $82,900.
Contact Information
Christine Harnish, Pier II Realty Limited
902-308-0824
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23 Comments on Rossway, Nova Scotia, Canada – $28,962

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  1. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 9794 comments
    Admin

    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    The street view from 2009 shows someone was living here as last as that. Did not find a build date but I imagine this could be anywhere from the 1850’s to 1880.

    Hope it doesn’t get bulldozed. This style has a certain quality to it that you expect to find in paintings and not in real life.

    I’m curious, are any of my readers shopping for a Canadian home?

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    • AvatarJOHN MURRILL says: 2 comments

      My wife and I are looking at a seasonal home in Maine or Canada to escape what has become the oppressive Georgia summers. Reverse snowbirds! Depending on the election outcome we may be getting real serious.

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    • Architectural ObserverArchitectural Observer says: 474 comments
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      1918 Bunkhouse
      WestOfMiddleOfNowhere, KS

      I immediately thought of Edward Hopper when I saw this house… it evokes the atmosphere he captured in so many of his paintings. It’s a very nice house with lots of potential – and what a fantastic setting! It’s all very appealing.

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    • AvatarNancy Mc says: 1 comments

      Yes I have been looking at houses in Nova Scotia.

  2. AvatarAnne Beaudry says: 4 comments

    Looks like it was a beautiful home at one time, but certainly requires extensive repairs before it would be livable. So sad!

    2
  3. MikeMike says: 181 comments

    Great opportunity for someone. Did anyone else think of Delores Clayborn’s house?

    4
  4. JullesJulles says: 529 comments

    This looks really sweet. A bit of land to stretch out, an old cottage to fix up with a water view and all for $29,000. Too bad they won’t let older Americans immigrate without lots of money. This election is bad, 2020 scares the hell out of me. This looks like a great alternative life to me.

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    • AvatarDale says: 13 comments

      This cannot be true. I remember that the Prime Minister stated that everyone is welcome to Canada.

  5. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 9794 comments
    Admin

    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    I kind of allowed it on this post, it was more general mentions so I let it slide but no politics please. 🙂

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    • Avatartess says: 306 comments

      OHD is the only place we can get away from politics. A nice quiet home to meditate on the past. Thank you Kelly. 🙂

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    • AvatarSharon sykes says: 4 comments

      I’m not political at all, but wish I could buy that house, fix it up and live there. I am a US citizen in my retirement years.

      3
    • brigidbrigid says: 242 comments
      OHD Supporter

      1930 Eclectic Lake Cabin
      Smalltown, OK

      Thank You, Kelly!
      I love a good political debate, but this isn’t the place for it. As others have stated-that’s one of the reasons I love this blog-I come here to talk about beautiful houses and to get away from all the vitriol out in the real world!

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  6. AvatarSharon Sykes says: 4 comments

    It’s paradise. I’ve done a lot of renovations. I’m looking for the last one. I would love to renovate and live here.

    2
  7. AvatarShannon says: 13 comments

    As a Canadian living in Canada, it’s always fun to see a Canadian listing pop up:)

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  8. AvatarMark Millerick says: 7 comments

    Can’t a reverse snowbird buy a summer cottage in Canada? All the financial and medical insurance roadblocks seem unfair. I think there are Canadian Snowbirds here in St Augustine FL and they are most welcome.

    1
    • AvatarDoug says: 3 comments

      There are many Americans and other nationals who own houses, condominiums, cottages and other properties in Canada. For longer term stays proof of funds and private medical insurance is asked, which is just smart for visitors. No one is refused emergency medical attention.

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  9. AvatarMark Millerick says: 7 comments

    Thank you Mr. Doug for making that clarification. The policy seems sensible. So it seems I can still dream of a cottage in the Canadian Maritimes.

  10. PlasterboyPlasterboy says: 97 comments

    I have done many complete overhauls like this one.
    It’s best to get a few bins ( although in these country towns you can get away with burning all the unwanted wood ) but bins for the plaster etc….
    All new plumbing and electrical . Me and one helper every day for 4 months she would look like a new penny.

    1

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