Reydon Manor, formally the home of Colonel Strickland whose sisters, Susanna Moodie and Catherine Parr Traill are famous literary chroniclers of early pioneer life in Canada. Set in 11 lush acres of lawns and woods, this breathtaking mansion is sits on the shore of Katchewanooka Lake in the beautiful village of Lakefield. It is just steps south of Lakefield College School, a private high school attended by Prince Andrew.
(sorry for the quality of the photos - they came from the real estate ad and I have it on good authority that the reality is so much better...)
Oh well, I'm off the buy a lottery ticket.