Elegant French Country in Old Village
Situated on a quiet street in the Old Village, this wonderful family home offers light-filled rooms throughout. This home has terrific family space, hardwood floors throughout, 9-foot ceilings and renovated kitchen and bathrooms.
Enter into an elegant foyer with soaring ceilings and a sweeping staircase featuring a hand forged wrought iron balustrade and railing that set the tone of this gorgeous family home. Step down to the large living room with an impressive wood-burning fireplace and western exposure. This is a wonderful space for entertaining family and guests and boasts 9-ft ceilings. The foyer also opens to a large dining room. This room can seat 12 and overlooks the quiet streetscape.
The family room and kitchen are both bathed in southern exposure and benefit from hardwood floors. The spacious kitchen enjoys a 10-foot granite island and has access to a large deck for easy barbequing and entertaining. The family room has a fabulous fireplace with a raised hearth for seating as well as access to the extensive deck. Adjacent to the family room is a fantastic, bright study/TV room overlooking the pool.
The main floor also has a powder room along with a mudroom situated conveniently by the garage door entrance. There is also an exit to the deck, garden and pool area that allows guests to access the bathroom from the pool.
The majestic staircase to the second floor is breathtaking. The stairs are hardwood and the landing and bedrooms all have hardwood floors. A private retreat with southern exposure, the master bedroom offers good closet space and an all-white ensuite bathroom with a soaking tub and separate shower.
There are three additional bedrooms on the second floor along with a spacious family bathroom with double sinks and a separate bathtub and shower. In addition to having a hall entrance, this bathroom serves as an ensuite to one bedroom.
The basement is spacious and has a bedroom, bathroom, wet bar and fireplace. Plenty of storage including a large cedar closet and a sauna complete the lower level.
This lovely family home is located within walking distance of Elmwood School, Ashbury College and Rockcliffe Park Public School. With its double attached garage, low maintenance front garden and pool area, the home offers convenient family living in a picturesque setting.