Magical Family Home
This home is located on prestigious Crescent Road amongst many significant Rockcliffe Park residences. It is arguably one of the most spectacular and private homes in the Old Village of Rockcliffe Park. The home is situated in a desirable and quiet location and offers a double garage plus and extra storage garage for a sport car. A rare guest house is tucked amongst the trees and back gardens and overlooks the pool.
Designed by Andre Godin, this home features principal rooms with voluminous 10’3” ceilings and generous dimensions. Architectural details abound - elegant moldings and baseboards, rounded corners, custom limestone fireplaces, imported Spanish wrought iron staircase railings, quarter-sawn oak hardwood and marble floors, along with beautiful custom doors and oversized windows with beautiful mullions, to name but a few. The chef’s kitchen was handcrafted by custom cabinetmakers with great attention to detail.
The appliances are state-of-the-art. The white honed granite countertops contrasts spectacularly with the island’s dark wood cabinetry and hardwood floors. A mudroom and walk-in coat closet are located off the kitchen, which has its own entry for convenience and privacy.
The south-west facing kitchen and family rooms conjoin to capture the western light via a panorama of French doors that open to the spectacular sunroom with western exposure and private garden views. The private living space feels like you are in the South of France and opens to a flagstone deck, pool, hot tub and terraced gardens. A perfectly placed pool house offers radiant heated floors, a small kitchen and private bathroom.
The large dining room overlooks the beautiful front gardens. The living room is expansive, beautifully appointed and features an arresting custom limestone fireplace. A privately located powder room completes the main floor.
The second floor surprises with its high ceilings and large bedrooms. It is accessed by an elegant, wrought-iron-railed staircase overlooked by a spectacular feature window that rises above the landing. The master bedroom suite is large and entered via a mahogany double-door entrance. It features two California walk-in closets. An ensuite bathroom with his and and her sinks, shower, radiant heated floors and upscale cabinetry complete the master suite. The ensuite bathroom has beautiful views overlooking the back gardens and pool.
The basement is beautifully finished with light coloured floors, a fireplace, a home theatre, billiards room, glassed-in fitness room, fifth bedroom, full bathroom, a large laundry room and walk-in cedar closet.
The gardens are terraced, rising to the back of the property, and beautifully landscaped to ensure complete privacy. This property offers one of the most private lots in Rockcliffe Park. The gunite pool is beautifully designed and features a hot tub, waterfall and flagstone surround. There is a pool house with radiant heated floors a mini kitchen and a private bathroom. A third garage bay attached to the pool house, giving excellent storage space for outdoor furniture or a additional sports car.
This beautiful property is filled with sunlight throughout the day, has tremendous curb appeal and is a private retreat and offering a resort-like living experience. The property is in immaculate condition and may be sold furnished.
- Central Air Conditioning