This spacious 4 bedroom family home with large private yard, surrounded by lilacs is located at 100 Mount Pleasant Avenue and the corner of Burpee Avenue, a much desired area within walking distance of Rockwood Park. If you live an active lifestyle you will love hiking, biking, swimming and skating at this locale near Canada’s largest park within a city. This prime location is only five minutes to city center, malls, restaurants, theatre, etc.
This nice-sized home has been lovingly restored to beautifully marry it’s historic features with today’s most desired modern amenities! Enter via the large covered veranda, the perfect place to take shade in summer or refuge from the rain as you sit out on warm summer days. As most rooms in this home the inviting foyer is large with high ceiling, gleaming hardwood flooring and fully open to the double parlors with attractive fireplace with marble surround and columns, large sunny windows and stately columns. You are sure to be ‘Wowed’ the moment you walk in the door!
The home chef will be impressed with the updated kitchen featuring modern stainless steel side by side full fridge and full freezer, stove, microwave & dishwasher, stainless steel counter-tops, breakfast bar, as well as a large walk-in butler’s pantry. The huge pantry is a dream come true for most home chefs complete with plenty of cabinetry, original built-in china and linen cabinet, second stainless steel sink, dishwasher, window and loads of stainless steel counter space for preparation. The private back deck is accessed through this pantry making summer barbecues with friends a breeze! The kitchen is open concept with your choice of sitting area or eating area with electric fireplace. The elegant and spacious formal dining room will delight dinner guests and family alike conveniently positioned next to the kitchen and the nearby pantry.
The main floor den is great as a home office, e-space or could be used as a main floor bedroom with closet and the library is surrounded by full walls of built-in book shelves, sure to be a favourite haunt of the book worm in your family. There is a full bathroom on the main level, totally updated and the hallway is especially wide.
The huge family room is located on the second floor and features hardwood flooring, large sunny windows on two walls and a third fireplace. A wide arch opens onto a nice-sized sunny flex room with hardwood flooring that could be used as a gym, home office, crafts, sewing room or additional bedroom, the choice is yours. A second full family bathroom is located down the hall. There are three nice-sized bedrooms on this level all with abundant closet space (one with two closets) including the master which features a separate sitting room with fireplace and double French doors, walk-in closet, stunning spa-like ensuite with Cleopatra-style deep soaker tub, massive eight foot glass and tiled shower, large vanity and European-style separate enclosed flush. So three full baths in total! The good-sized laundry room is located on the second floor.
The property is completed with private off-street parking, partially paved driveway and detached one and a half car garage making space for your vehicle plus garden tools, lawn mower, kayak, etc.
If you’re looking for a spacious, affordable home to raise your family or entertain in style with privacy and a large yard within the city, this elegant home will surely fill the bill! Call or text Katherine Bacon at 506-650-8575 or Charles Turnbull at 506-636-0748 today for your private showing!