Old Village Stately Georgian
This classic Georgian residence is located in one of the most desirable locations in the Old Village of Rockcliffe Park. In addition to its superb quality of construction, it has been updated with many interior touches and a spectacular, state-of-the-art kitchen. This property combines incredible location, classic appearance, fabulous living space and move-in condition to create an unparalleled opportunity to acquire a significant home in the heart of the Old Village of Rockcliffe Park.
This residence is of a scale suited to both family living and entertaining. It features 10-foot ceilings on the main floor, architectural detailing, hardwood floors throughout and marble-floored foyer. The imposing foyer reveals a grand staircase to the second floor with its overlooking gallery. To the left is the beautifully-appointed living room with a fireplace and to the right the large, formal dining room, which also has a fireplace.
The expansive kitchen is both functional and beautiful. Designed by Penny Southam, this space features halogen lighting, built-in speakers, granite counters and a gorgeous breakfast room that overlooks the beautiful grounds. In an exercise of convenience, there are two granite islands, one for cooking and the other for counter seating. Appliances are of high quality and include a Sub-Zero refrigerator and additional Sub-Zero drink drawers located in the island. Adjacent and open to the kitchen is the spacious family room which offers French door access to the upper and lower terraces overlooking the waterfall, pond and footbridge. The family room also has a superb gas fireplace and room enjoys southern and western exposure. The main floor also has a wood paneled study with a built-in bookshelf, desk and cabinetry. There is a well situated laundry room offering plenty of storage and a granite countertop. The south-facing laundry room also has a French door. There is also a privately located powder room on the main floor.
The stairway to the second floor offers a feature Palladium window filling the landing with southern exposure. On this level are four bedrooms and three bathrooms. Two of the bedrooms enjoy their own ensuite bathrooms and the other two share a Jack and Jill bathroom. The romantic master suite is entered through double doors and is extremely spacious. It offers fabulous treed views and has a sitting area, custom walk-in closet and a spacious 5-piece ensuite bathroom with a private water closet, his and her sinks, a soaking tub and separate shower.
The lower level of the home offers every amenity including entry from the oversized double car garage, mudroom-like built-ins by said entry, a games room, fitness room, home theatre/media room designed by Penny Southam. The home theatre is paneled with built-in speakers and plenty of storage for the whole family. There is a custom wet bar with a granite countertop, a built-in seating area. The basement games room offers a billiard table and tray ceiling lighting. There is even a professional wine cellar. There is also a spacious three-piece bathroom on this level allowing for a nanny or guest suite.
This spectacular traditional Georgian is excellent for entertaining and day-to-day family living. This is one of Rockcliffe Park’s most beautiful homes and it is now available in turnkey condition.
- Fenced Yard
- Treed Lot