Early Bird Prize FAQs

WHERE IS THE COTTAGE LOCATED?

The cottage is located on Paint Lake, near Dorset, Ontario.

IS THE PRIZE COTTAGE FURNISHED?

Yes, the prize cottage is fully furnished and professionally decorated.

IS THE PRIZE COTTAGE WINTERIZED?

Yes, the prize cottage is fully winterized.

WHAT TYPE OF WATER SERVICE IS THERE TO THE COTTAGE?

The water service a drilled well.

WHAT TYPE OF HEATING SYSTEM IS INSTALLED IN THE COTTAGE AND IS THERE A/C?

The cottage has a forced air propane heat system, with electric air conditioning.

WHAT TYPE OF SEWER SYSTEM IS INSTALLED?

There is a conventional septic bed system.

WHAT ARE THE PROPERTY TAXES?

The property taxes have not yet been assessed.

WHAT IS THE SIZE OF THE COTTAGE/HOW MANY BEDROOMS ARE THERE?

3335 SF of finished living space with 4 bedrooms.

IS THERE A BASEMENT AND IS IT FINISHED?

Yes, there is a finished basement.

WHAT IS THE LAKE FRONTAGE ON THE COTTAGE?

There is approx. 200 ft. of lake frontage.

IS THERE A DOCK?

Yes, there is a dock.

IS THE COTTAGE ON A YEAR-ROUND ROAD WITH FULL ACCESS?

Yes, there is road access all year round.

WHAT STYLE IS THE CONSTRUCTION?

The cottage is open concept, with post and beam construction.

WHICH LAKE IS THE COTTAGE ON?

The cottage is on Paint Lake. The lake has an average depth of approx. 23F and reaches a maximum depth of up to 69F. Fish species include splake, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, brook trout, northern pike, lake whitefish, rainbow smelt, yellow perch, and many others.

WHAT OTHER PRIZES WILL BE GIVEN AWAY AS PART OF THE EARLY BIRD PRIZE?

The Early Bird Prize includes the cottage plus $100,000 cash.

IS THE PRIZE PROPERTY OPEN FOR VIEWING?

No, the property is not open for viewing. A Virtual Tour and Photo Gallery will be available on the lottery website.

WHY IS THIS PRIZE PROPERTY NOT OPEN FOR VIEWING IN PERSON?

The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation carefully weighs the impact on a neighbourhood and community of opening any prize property to the public and as a result not all homes are open for viewing in person. Please visit PrincessMargaretLotto.com and take a virtual tour and enjoy the photo album showcasing this spectacular prize.