Custom-built Otter Lake Cottage For Sale in Haliburton Highlands

Custom-built Cottage for Sale on Otter Lake

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley

One of the most picturesque of Haliburton County’s many attractive lakes, Otter Lake is one of the most sought-after parts of the region for those seeking the lifestyle presented by ownership of a family cottage.

Whether you’re just getting started in your search for a luxury cottage for sale, or are looking for a suitable full-time home in which to retire, this stunning custom-built waterfront cottage on Otter Lake is definitely worth taking a look at. Located on Greg Knights Trail, the property alone is enough to make you want to buy it. In addition to its just over 67-acres of pristine hardwood forests, you’ll enjoy an impressive 462ft of very private waterfrontage, ensuring there’s plenty of space for water toys and relaxation.

The interior of this breathtaking new custom-built cottage or home is equally impressive. Each of its four-bedrooms are adequately sized to ensure your family and guests can enjoy plenty of living space, each of them bright and well-decorated, and boasting quality oak hardwood flooring and pine ceilings.


Otter Lake cottage view over the lake

Plenty of Features in this Luxury Otter Lake Cottage for Sale

Otter Lake cottage interioir if living room and fireplace

Especially appealing is the large master bedroom, which comes with its own double doors leading directly onto the huge deck. Other nice features of this main floor bedroom include its ample closet space, and its stunning five-piece en-suite bathroom, complete with marble flooring, double sinks, plus stand-alone bathtub and shower.

Other notable interior features worth mentioning include its elegant, and fully-equipped kitchen. This large space consists of granite countertops, a good-size island, as well as top-of-the-line cherry-finished cabinetry. From here you can easily prepare great meals while interacting with guests and family seated in the dining room (which comes with a walkout to the covered deck) and the attractive living room. In addition to its tall cathedral ceilings, this living space also boasts areal wood-burning granite fireplace and superb lake views.

Other Notable Features

Other notable features of this exquisite luxury home or cottage for sale in Haliburton include the following:

  • A total of 4,000 sq ft of living space
  • Three bathrooms
  • High-end oak flooring throughout
  • Pine ceilings
  • Fully finished lower level with additional living space and a walk out leading to the lake
  • Separate three car garage plus plenty of outside parking
  • State-of-the-art security system

Additional outdoor features include a large dock for plenty of people to enjoy the waterfront, a fully landscaped yard, and a lovely pond.


Otter Lake Cottage showing landscaping and gazebo
Fast Facts
Otter Lake cottage lower level with pool table


  • Address – 1305 Greg Knights Trail, Haliburton Ontario
  • Lake – Otter Lake
  • Luxury Level – Custom-built Waterfront Luxury
  • Price – $979,000
  • Haliburton County Property for Sale By... Linda Baumgartner, Broker of Record of RE/MAX North Country Baumgartner Realty, and Team Leader of The Haliburton Real Estate Team
  • Online Listing – Click here for further details and more photos of this luxury Haliburton cottage for sale.

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Kim Kerr is an Ontario-based writer... and a lover of the good life.