In addition to its rich history, the house boasts 3 to 4 bedrooms, spacious living and dining rooms, a large out building for the handyman and river frontage. The Lyons of Arcadia House, situated on a hilltop in the pastoral village of Arcadia, Yarmouth County offers a commanding view down the Chebogue River. Known as the House of Five Races this house has a rich history. For millennia a Mi'kmag Village was located on the site. Then, in the early 1600s the stone portion of the house was purportedly home to the Acadian Governor LaTour, an ancestor of the owner Brian MacKay Lyons. Another layer of history was added in the 1750's when a Nantucket House, once inhabited by Paul Revere, was shipped by boat to Arcadia and connected to the Lyons House. Later in the 1770's another structure was added - half of a Cape House referred to as the van Norden House of Lower Manhattan. Through its simple elegance and grace the Lyons House of Arcadia retains as acute sense of history to this day.
Highway 103 towards Yarmouth. Exit on to Highway 308, which merges on to Highway 103. Home on the left.
Title To Land:
Bedrooms Above Grade:
Bedrooms Below Grade:
Main Living Area:
2,503 sq. ft.232.536 m2
Total Living Area:
2,503 sq. ft.232.54 m2
44 x 26 + 19 x 13
0.5 to 0.99 Acres
1 acre(s)0.405 hectare(s)
35,700 sq.ft. + 4305 sq.ft.
Carpet, Hardwood, Linoleum, Softwood, Vinyl
Baseboard, Hot Water
Cable, Electricity, High Speed Internet, Telephone
Detached, Triple, Wired
83 x 28 with single garage and large open work space.
Circular drive for easy access to the road.
Circular, Gravel, Multi, Paved
Eat In Kitchen
9' x 7'1"
7'4" x 4'4"
Alarm System, Fireplace(s)
All window coverings, washer, dryer, oven range, refrigerator.
Oven, Range, Dryer, Washer, Refrigerator
Recreation Center, Golf Course, Playground, Park, Shopping, School Bus Service
Landscaped, Partially Fenced, Sloping/Terraced
Across Road, River
Access: River Front, View: River
Exempt from HST
Upon Successful Closing
Arcadia Consolidated School
Maple Grove Education Centre
Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial H
Sep 11, 2017
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Listing information last updated on 25-Sep-2017 7:22 PM
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