MLS® 202413289
List Price$1,075,000
TypeSingle Family
Beds. 4
Baths. 2
Main Living Area 1,290 ft2
Finished Area 2,464 ft2
Age 46
Lot Size
List Date Jun. 10, 2024 (4 Days)


11 Bernadette Lane, Porters Lake, NS (MLS® 202413289): Welcome to sought-after Porters Lake! This exceptional 4-bed, 2-bath home with deeded lake access and a brand-new wharf combines modern comfort with lakeside charm. Just 35 minutes from downtown Halifax, the property’s RE zoning allows for a home-based business and the addition of a detached secondary suite on the private 2.34-acre lot. Ideal for hybrid workers, the home’s proximity to the city, coupled with its secluded setting, offers a perfect blend of work, relaxation, and recreation. Enjoy unique access to both saltwater and freshwater in Porters Lake, steps from your door. Completely renovated, the spacious home features an open concept kitchen and living room, an oversized island, a cozy fireplace and abundant natural light. Three main-level bedrooms, a recently updated 4-piece bath, remodelled kitchen, new walk-out double patio doors, 3 heat pumps, and new lighting, including dimmable pot-lights, enhance daily living. The current homeowners have converted one bedroom into a home office for added versatility. The newly finished lower level boasts a walk-in shower, laundry area, large entertainment space, fourth bedroom, storage room, and double French door walkout to the landscaped backyard. This area can easily serve as an in-law suite, providing a private living space for family members. Enjoy serene views of Porters Lake from the new back deck and explore outdoor activities like boating, kayaking, paddle-boarding, and swimming. The property includes a new, improved road to the water and a wharf, perfect for docking watercraft. The 2.37-acre lot offers potential for a fire pit area or dream garage. Conveniently located 6 minutes from amenities, restaurants, and schools, including Porters Lake Elementary and Ecole des Beaux-Marais, with a new French school opening in 2027. A contemporary Grade 7-12 school in East Chezzetcook is set to open in early 2025. Experience picturesque lakeside living with modern amenities and the flexibility to work from home!

Listing Courtesy of: Royal LePage Atlantic (Dartmouth)


Directions to 11 Bernadette Lane, Porters Lake, NS (MLS® 202413289): Highway 7 East towards Davidsons Road, left on Davidsons Road, slight left on Meldrum Lane, left on Myra Road, right on Bernadette Lane

Rooms at 11 Bernadette Lane, Porters Lake, NS (MLS® 202413289)

Level Type Dimensions
Main Floor Living Room 18.5 x 13.8
Main Floor Kitchen 11.3 x 14.11
Main Floor Dining Room 10.2 x 14.11
Main Floor Foyer 5.8 x 9.7
Main Floor Primary Bedroom 11.1 x 10.7
Main Floor Bedroom 9.7 x 11.11
Main Floor Bedroom 7.9 x 11.11
Main Floor Bath 1 6.5 x 8.4
Basement Rec Room 34.6 x 26.11
Basement Bedroom 13.8 x 13.7
Basement Storage 10.4 x 12.9
Basement Utility 5.6 x 6.1


  • Cable
  • Electricity
  • High Speed Internet
  • Telephone

Community Features

  • Park
  • Playground
  • Public Transit
  • Recreation Center
  • School Bus Service
  • Beach


  • Lake

Schools near 11 Bernadette Lane, Porters Lake, NS (MLS® 202413289)

Type Name
Elementary SchoolO'Connell Drive Elementary School
Middle SchoolGaetz Brook Junior High School
High SchoolGaetz Brook Junior High School
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)Gaetz Brook Junior High School
High School (Fr. Imm.)Eastern Shore District High School

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