Semi-lakefront French, Country-style Chateau overlooking Kidd Lake 20 minutes South of Merritt, BC. This beautiful, custom-built home is nestled on 7.86 acres and offers over 2,800 sq.ft. finished with another 1,330 sq.ft. for future development in the unfinished basement. A nature lover’s paradise with only a strip of Habitat Reserve land separating it from the shores of Kidd Lake…a lake that is well-known for its trophy fishing for the Pennask strain of rainbows. This 4 bedroom, 4 bath family home was completed in 2000 and features gorgeous pine floors, exposed beams, plaster walls, slate roof and many stained glass feature windows & hardware from Vancouver heritage homes. Spacious island kitchen, raised eating bar, zinc counters, copper sink and custom wood-burning fireplace. Great room, guest bedroom and large main floor master offering 4 piece ensuite and private access to the slate tile patio. Upstairs features 2 additional bedrooms with private ensuites, large games room and second office. Many outbuildings have been constructed on the property including a 12’x12’ guest sleeping cabin, hen house and heated, fully insulated 1600 sq.ft. shop complete with 200 AMP service and walk-in cooler. Surrounded by lake and mountain views, this is an opportunity to simplify life and get away from the hustle and bustle of city living. Call today for your private tour!