Spectacular Family Home!
This amazing Rockcliffe Park home offers unparalleled family living in a sought-after Old Village location. Situated on a rare corner lot on a non-through street, the property’s unique topography ensures it sits high on the street, allowing for a walkout lower level that accesses a private, gated garden, motorcourt and fenced-in pool area. This home benefits from privacy from neighbours and offers majestic mature treed vistas that are enjoyed throughout the property. The house and gardens enjoy southern exposure throughout the day, ensuring the house is filled with light all year long.
The home offers amazing curb appeal and is approached via a grand circular driveway. It also has a gated side entrance that leads to the double attached garage. The lot encompasses 16,228 square feet (+/-) which enjoys a private saltwater pool with beautiful landscaping accessed by the walkout lower level and a large main floor terrace with steps. Having been brilliantly renovated by well-known architect Sarah Murray of Caragianis Nicholas Architect Inc., the home features bright living spaces that emphasize indoor/outdoor living. The landscaping is breathtaking and offers beautiful perennial gardens along with romantic, well-placed mature hydrangea gardens. No detail has been overlooked.
The interior offers large room sizes and incredible architectural details from glass doorknobs to leaded French doors and quarter sawn oak floors. The main floor offers amazing light and elegant living spaces that are anchored around a fabulous entertainment terrace / balcony with four access points and steps down to the main garden. The mature treed views from the principal rooms are breathtaking.
The foyer enjoys a picturesque Rumford gas fireplace, one of four fireplaces in the home. The living room is spacious with elegant coffered ceilings, two sets of French doors to the flagstone terrace and a fabulous Rumford gas fireplace. This room offers amazing treed views and privacy, and is filled with sunlight through the day. The adjacent library has a banquette seating area tucked into bookshelves, as well as beautiful illuminated display cabinetry. There is also a superb main floor study with treed views. The spacious dining room is accessed via a spectacular custom arched entrance. The jaw-dropping kitchen / family room embraces a sophisticated all-white aesthetic epitomized by gorgeous countertop bevels and top-of-the-line appliances, including a Wolf gas range with hood fan. Even the cabinet pulls are stunning! The family room has deep banquette seating overlooking the backyard and another inviting fireplace. This is the perfect place to enjoy family time or read a book.
The second floor of the home offers five spacious bedrooms. The romantic primary suite has a luxurious ensuite bathroom with heated floors, two heated towel racks, two Waterworks sinks with sophisticated polished nickel taps, a glass shower and soaking tub. There are four additional spacious bedrooms on the second floor, one of which enjoys its own beautiful ensuite bathroom. The spacious family bathroom on the second floor is absolutely fabulous. The second floor bathrooms enjoys radiant-heated floors. Each of the well-spaced bedrooms enjoys treed views and privacy. The third floor has another private bedroom suite with its own ensuite bathroom, as well as additional storage space that may be developed as further living space.
The walkout lower level has access to the exquisitely manicured backyard with pool. There is a fabulous garden room with heated floors and a gas fireplace, as well as a spacious playroom that opens to a home theatre. Also on this floor is a large mudroom with heated floors and built-in bench seating, as well as plenty of closet space for coats and sports equipment. The amazing laundry room is anyone’s dream, offering lots of useful built-ins and counter workspace, as well as two washers and two dryers for easy entertaining and family living. Throughout the lower level there is plenty of storage space for a growing family. The walkout lower level also has a powder room that is perfect for swimmers to access.
This incredible Rockcliffe Park family home has spectacular details and offers an amazing layout. It is truly one of Rockcliffe Park’s most significant and elegant offerings ever to come to the market in Rockcliffe Park. This is one of Rockcliffe Park true Dream Properties!
- Walkout Lower Level