9 Farm Lane Cornwall, Prince Edward Island C0A 1H4



(VIDEO) When you gaze over the beautiful Charlottetown Harbour or down the picturesque West River from the deck of the home at 9 Farm Lane, it is easy to understand why this place has been so prized over the generations. This property and several others belonged to the Dockendorff family in the 1700s. It had woods on two sides and water on the two watersides. The original house was constructed in 1796, with its foundation made from ballast stones and the planking on the walls, often more than 12 inches wide. The main portion of the house had eight fireplaces. Bedrooms were upstairs, and folding doors between the four main downstairs rooms would open the downstairs for parties. The back portion of the house included the kitchen with stove, pantry and storage rooms. A back stairway led to the maids rooms above the kitchen. Large covered porches were on the water sides of the house. The property was an Inn under the ownership of the White family. It boasted a race track, tennis court, gardens and fruit trees, and of course a very long beach. A rose colored cranberry light above the stairs in the front hall beckoned visitors. There were three horse barns, and a large supplies building was next to the house. A smaller house was erected to house the caretaker. Following its time as an inn, the property became a fox farm under a new owner, remaining so until the end of the fox industry on PEI. While the main house was dismantled several years ago, the smaller home remains. It is the strategic location of the property that has made it so desirable over time. When driving West around Victoria Park in Charlottetown, it is what you see over the water when you pass cannon hill. It is a magical sight at sunset, as is the view from the property at both sunrise and sunset. It is this amazing backdrop that has drawn this latest generation of owners to (Description continued in attached file.) Wow! 24 HOUR A DAY OPEN HOUSEĀ® ON VIDEO! Click on the Multimedia. (id:39674)

Property Details

MLS® Number 202109546
Property Type Vacant Land
Community Name Cornwall
Easement None
Features Partially Cleared
View Type River View, View Of Water


Utility Water Ground-level Well


Access Type Year-round Access
Acreage Yes
Sewer No Sewage System
Size Irregular 16.6 Ac
Size Total Text 16.6 Ac|10 - 49 Acres


Cable Unknown
DSL* Unknown
Telephone Unknown


Michael Poczynek

(902) 626-6912
(866) 565-0661
(902) 626-6912

Century 21 Northumberland Realty
629 Water Street East
Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 4H8

(902) 436-2265
(902) 436-2687

Patty Campbell

(902) 626-6622
(877) 474-0144
(902) 432-0582

Powerhouse Realty Pei Inc
13f Myrtle St
Stratford, Prince Edward Island C1B 1P4

(902) 569-2542
(902) 626-6622
(877) 474-0144

Go to Top