Early Bird Prize FAQs

Where is the Cottage located?

The Cottage is located on Buckhorn Lake, near Buckhorn 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 filter bed septic system.

What are the property taxes?

The property taxes are calculated after completion of the project.

What is the size of the Cottage/how many bedrooms are there?

2,775 SF of finished living space with 4 bedrooms.

Is there a basement and is it finished?

Yes, there is a finished walkout basement.

What is the lake frontage on the Cottage?

There is approx. 102 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.

Tell me more about the Cottage.

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

Tell me more about the lake that the Cottage is on.

The cottage is on Buckhorn Lake, one of many lakes that make up the Trent- Severn Waterway. The lake is connected to Pigeon Lake to the West, Chemong Lake to the South, and Lower Buckhorn Lake to the East. The lake contains Muskie, Small and Largemouth Bass, Pickerel, Perch, Crappie, Sunfish, and the Common Carp.

What other prizes will be given away as part of the Early Bird Prize?

The Early Bird Prize includes the Cottage plus $50,000.

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 and take a virtual tour and enjoy the photo album showcasing this spectacular prize.