Almonte, Ontario is a truly unique and inspirational rural community that makes visitors feel welcome, and residents feel at home. Located approximately 50 kilometres west of Ottawa, this historically rich town is home to 4, 600 people. It was the breathtaking 65 foot waterfall and rapids that first attracted settlers to the area in the early 19th century. Straddling the banks of the Mississippi River, which flows east until emptying into the Ottawa River, Almonte was built on milling and industry dependant on the powerful rushing river. In 1819, European David Shepherd constructed the first grist mill and sawmills, and set about building the town until it was destroyed in a fire less than a year later. The land quickly turned hands, and by 1870, Almonte was an incorporated village, boasting 30 stores and 40 other businesses, chief among these were the powerful textile mills, powered by the rushing Mississippi. The prosperity of the 19th century still remains partially intact; many of the large Victorian homes and limestone public buildings remain essentially unchanged, providing incomparable streetscapes and old world ambience. A truly modern community, Almonte has a wealth of amenities close at hand. Its historic buildings provide several inspirational places of worship, as well as antique shops, tea rooms, and restaurants. There are two museums in the village; the Naismith Museum and Hall of Fame, for Almonte's most famous resident, Dr. James Naismith, who was the inventor of basketball. The other museum is the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum. Almonte is well known as a cultural centre for both the visual and performing arts where the CBC records live concerts at the old town hall. The main street showcases the work of national and international artists at three different art galleries. Plenty of recreational facilities are also available, with multiple community associations, service clubs, a curling club, hockey arena, lawn bowling club, and two golf courses nearby; Almonte is a vibrant, active community. A truly family oriented town, Almonte has a local hospital whose specialties include a maternity ward and the shortest emergency waits around. Child care is readily available and there are two schools in the town; Naismith Memorial Public School, and the R. Tait McKenzie Public School, which was named for the sculptor who spent many years inspired by the beauty and character of Almonte.
Wonderfully renovated home in the heart of historic Almonte. Nestled in an amazing location that's just steps from conveniences like Mill St cafes, shops, beach, library & rail trail and renovated with incredible quality and taste for only $299,000! Please email for an extensive list of improvements to this terrific place. 'Other' measurement is for detached garage. All measurements approximate. (id:6117)
** This townhome is NOT YET BUILT. Images of similar model are provided ** This beautifully designed 1650 sq ft townhome interior unit by Park View Homes features 3 FINISHED living space levels, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, hardwood and ceramic floors in main, carpeted bedrooms and fully finished walkout basement backing onto nothing but a tranquil setting. Master Bedroom features separate his and her closets and Ensuite. 4 kitchen appliances along with washer and dryer included in list price!! Comes with a paved driveway and a sodded front yard. Walking distance to picturesque village of Almonte. HST included in purchase price with rebate to builder. **** Visit my website for further information about this listing, including open house details!!! **** (id:6117)
Building lot in downtown Almonte. 100 ft frontage. This is one of three lots currently available for sale. The three lots are adjacent to one another. Please refer to MLS# 1121555 and MLS# 1121556 for information on these lots. The lots are being sold individually or as a group. (id:6117)
Chic industrial-style riverside condo with balcony overlooking the beautiful falls of the Mississippi River. Imagine living in the heart of Almonte - with coffee shops, restaurants, a bakery and unique shops steps from your front door. This 1 bedroom/1 bath condo features a concrete, radiant floor in the main living space. Open concept kitchen, dining and living room, with a patio door to a private balcony - a perfect spot for a bistro table and barbecue! An efficient bedroom - facing the falls. The 3-piece bathroom with tiled shower also houses a utility closet with the stackable washer & dryer. Hot-water-on-demand - economical and efficient. Create an office space in the sitting room off the front foyer, brightly lit with south-facing windows. This is a small condo-building, with commercial units on the main level, and home to one of the best restaurants in Almonte. You might never cook your own dinner! (id:6117)
Beautiful community designed for mature living. This open concept unit offers high quality finishes throughout. Stainless steel appliances and beautiful dark kitchen cabinetry. Large windows allow the dining room and living room a beautiful view with access to the patio. The master bedroom with walk-through closet to the 4-piece ensuite also accesses the patio. Generous sized second bedroom. The main bathroom has a full size walk-in shower. Heated underground parking with a car wash bay. Storage lockers. Enjoy a walk in the gardens in the evening, have a barbecue on the patio or join in the monthly pot luck meals. Amenities include an exercise room, beautiful indoor common area with comfortable furnishings allowing you to relax and enjoy. Secure building, beautiful maintained grounds. Enjoy the community at Jamieson Mills and the shops, restaurants and historical architecture in Almonte. (id:6117)
Beautiful community designed for mature living. This open concept unit offers high quality finishes throughout. Quartz counters, stainless steel appliances and beautiful cabinetry in the kitchen. Large windows offer the dining room and living room a beautiful view with access to the balcony. Master bedroom with 4-piece ensuite accesses the balcony through the patio doors. The second bedroom is a generous size and the main bathroom has a full size walk-in shower. Heated underground parking with a car wash bay. Storage lockers. Enjoy walking in the gardens in the evening, have a barbecue on the patio (common elements) or join in the monthly pot luck meals. Amenities include an exercise room, the beautiful indoor common area with comfortable furnishings allowing you to relax. Secure building, beautiful maintained grounds. Enjoy the community at Jamieson Mills and the shops, restaurants and historical architecture in Almonte. (id:6117)
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