Former Rose and Thistle B&B
$ 489,900 - 4143 South River Rd., Antigonish, NS B2G 0B5 ... more details
House and view of the Harbour Great Room

Designed and built as a functional Bed & Breakfast in 2003, this well-appointed home overlooks scenic Williams Point & Antigonish Harbour! Bursting with future opportunity, this property could be used for numerous purposes. Whether you're looking for your next dream home in a sought after location, a well-designed B&B or even an at-home business -- be sure to put this home on your short list to view.

Offering 6 bedrooms, 5 ½ baths, two fully finished levels and 3252 square feet of fully finished living space -- this home is surprisingly efficient to run! Featuring three ETS heating units (which utilize time of day savings) and TWO heat pumps -- the temperature inside is comfortable year round. Incredibly well-built, the home features heavy duty vinyl siding, ICF foundation & water filtration system. Boasting an attached double garage, 42 foot raised deck, lower patio, side deck, immaculate landscaping, enormous garden and concrete walkways around the property -- no details have been overlooked here.

Great Room and Dining Area Master Bedroom

On the main level of the home you will be greeted with a grand foyer featuring 12 foot ceilings and a functional coat closet. The high ceilings continue into the Great Room which includes huge windows framing the harbour view & hardwood floors which run into the attached dining area. Here you'll find sliding glass doors leading to the beautiful raised back deck with the lovely view. The open concept kitchen includes solid wood cabinetry, eat-up breakfast bar & included appliances (gas stove, refrigerator, dishwasher). To keep things organized there is a great office/study as well as a functional half bath. The 'owners quarters' completes the layout of the main floor and includes two bedrooms, a five piece bath with double sinks and a lovely sitting room. This area can be closed off from the rest of the home for privacy. The master bedroom features double glass sliding doors which access the deck.

The basement level offers a ground level walk out to the back yard and four bedrooms, each with its own three piece ensuite bath. There is a rec room, laundry room (washer/dryer included) and utility room. There is a second refrigerator and deep freeze also included in the sale.

”Forks” Guest Room ”Keppoch” Guest Room

Centrally located and set on 1.56 acres, all amenities are just five minutes away including one of Canada's finest University's, St. Francis Xavier. If considering this property as a B&B -- this location cannot be beat! With such close proximity to the University student rentals could be considered as well. The opportunities are endless!

Operating as a four star B&B for 12 years, current owners can offer great insight into this thriving business or answer any question you may have regarding the home. Contact Jim & Marleen at 1-902-735-2225 to schedule a private showing today!

- Bed & Breakfast Details -

B&B Name: Former Rose and Thistle B&B
Contact Name: James and Marleen Hubley
Property Address: 4143 South River Rd., Antigonish, NS B2G 0B5
Phone 1 : (902) 735-2225
Email :
Website 1 :
Price : $ 489,900

For Sale Listing Number : FS2427

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