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Step back in time while embracing all of the modern comforts with this gorgeous stone farmhouse in Rockwood

Outstanding country property, a beautifully renovated c1860 century home, sits on 2 tranquil acres

This home boasts an unforgettable approach, one that aptly creates a sense of anticipation and wonder. As you follow the long, tree-lined laneway, you are gently guided towards your destination.

5629 Wellington Road 29 is a majestic stone farmhouse nestled amidst a serene landscape. It’s a century-old gem that has been impeccably renovated, offering an incredible mix of old world charm and the latest modern comforts.

Built around 1860, this 6-bedroom, 4-bathroom home is an elegant two-storey residence that transports you to a bygone era.  It also sits on a generous lot, two acres in size.

The details stand out; the original wood floors, window and door trims, and the exposed stone walls serve as a testament to the unmatched craftsmanship of yesteryear.


At the same time, the steel roof, updated windows and geothermal ground source heating/cooling system ensure the utmost comfort and efficiency.


The living spaces are grand and inviting, the perfect places to host memorable gatherings or simply unwind with loved ones in front of the roaring fireplace.

The kitchen is spacious, with top-of-the-line appliances, lots of storage and an oversized island.


Upstairs there are 5 generously sized bedrooms, ensuring there is more than enough space for the entire family.

The primary suite is a nice private hideaway, equipped with a walk-in closet and a full bathroom.


The sprawling grounds, home to many mature sugar maple trees, are a paradise of natural beauty and offer endless possibilities. Enjoy walks on the property, host picnics here and soak in the sense of peace provided by the surroundings.

Wellington Road 29 in Rockwood is known for its scenic beauty and tranquility. This lovely property, located near Guelph Lake, also grants you convenient access to a number of recreational activities, including boating, fishing and hiking.


Nearby amenities include schools, shopping centres and restaurants. The proximity to major highways allows for easy commuting to neighbouring cities.

“This beautiful old stone farm home is in amazing condition,” says listing agent Nick FitzGibbon. “It sits on a completely secluded 2-acre parcel, surrounded by farmland. You can enjoy the picturesque laneway and rural setting without the maintenance of too much land. It offers unlimited opportunities.”

It also includes a beautiful full basement, which is rare in an old farm home, he says, as well as a detached triple-car garage with an additional workshop.

Says FitzGibbon, “It has an outstanding location, being just minutes from Guelph. It’s an absolute dream property.”

For more information about this home, view the full listing.

You can also visit Nick FitzGibbon’s Let’s Talk Real Estate or call 519-821-3600.