Your own nature preserve minutes to Kanata shops! Constance Lake is Ottawa's largest NATURAL lake & is a birder's paradise along with being a fishing destination. Very rare opportunity to own on this protected lake where future development is limited. Approx 80 acres of land including a stunning 6,200+ sq ft, 3 storey, 5 bdrm, 4 bath log home overlooking the water & sunsets! Separate wing contains complete 1 bedroom apartment that can be used for additional income ($1300+) & 2nd floor studio (45x22 with own entrance) above the apartment is set up for your home business (currently an art studio). The warmth of wood welcomes you when you enter the expansive front foyer with marble floors! To the right are the spacious living & dining rooms with new hardwood floors. Soaring cathedral ceilings w/floor to ceiling fireplace impress as you in the living room as you look into the sunroom. Generous sized kitchen w/corian counters overlooks the forest. New decks front/back. Outdoor wood furnace saves $$. Managed forest saves on property taxes. Watch the video!\rWaterview with 30 foot deeded access to the water. The main part of the house is 4 bedroom & 3 bathrooms. How do you describe the beauty of the water and nature at your fingertips. Walk through the doors to the expansive foyer with high ceilings and 2 separate double closets. The foyer flows into the Living room with cathedral ceilings in the living room and a stone fireplace which extends all the way up. This room is bright with windows all around and is so warm with all the wood. Off of this room is a solarium with windows all around which is gorgeous for plants summer and winter. There is a spiral staircase up to a small office area that is quite interesting with built-in cabinets and lots of natural light. There is also a patio door that goes out to the deck which is all along the back of the house. The living room flows into the dining room which also has a huge bow window and shelves built-in to the wall for all of your good dishes. The garden terrace doors also bring in light and has access to the back deck. The dining room flows into the kitchen with white cabinetry and corian counters. The windows overlook the forest at the back of the property. Lots of storage and a separate wall of cabinets with pull out shelves for all your kitchen supplies. The garden doors give you access to the deck and the backyard. Down the hall from the kitchen you will find another bathroom and beside it is the laundry area. Following through the hall there is another access door to a closed in breezeway with access to the front and the back and a complete, self contained 1 bedroom apartment with a 45x22 foot studio above it on the 2nd floor. There is a nice, private deck for the apartment. This property is unique and beautiful. At the entrance to the property there is a double detached garage for additional storage.