Empty Nesters, Professional couples and young or small families will absolutely appreciate this fantastic location for this well-kept Craftsman-style home in the heart of Rothesay within walking distance to the Common, yacht club, post office, churches, restaurants and more! The heart of Rothesay offers street lights and sidewalks making after dinner strolls more pleasant along the tree lines avenues. It’s all about lifestyle; stroll to the Rothesay Common with your folding chair or blanket during summer months to enjoy weekly ‘Concerts on the Common’, Tanglewood-style featuring local musical talent, stop by one of the local restaurants serving fresh local cuisine or drop into the yacht club to check on your boat or watch others glide in after a refreshing day on the water. When you live in the heart of Rothesay, everything is right there at your fingertips. Children can walk to all three levels of public school from here and RNS private school is nearby.
This two-year old home still has eight years remaining of the builder’s 10-year platinum warranty and many of the materials used are still under warranty such as plumbing fixtures, roofing shingles and windows. Leave out the guess work of completion date and final cost of new construction as well as the added 15% HST (already paid), driveway paving and landscaping as it’s all completed here and included!
The inviting exterior is finished in low maintenance, long lasting stone façade and vinyl shingles. The only maintenance you’ll have over the years will be some pressure washing now and then, enjoying a pristine home year after year. A hand-laid stone walkway leading to the front covered porch is lined with low maintenance composite decking. Lots of space for backyard enjoyment or an addition onto the home. This well landscaped, manicured yard is flat and very easy to take care of with low yard maintenance costs and garden. Less costly than most condo living lifestyles!
Intriguing double front door (Frank Lloyd Wright style) leads to the foyer/vestibule with double French doors, porcelain flooring and soaring 17 foot ceiling and clearstory window allowing in more natural sunlight. The extra wide hallway, 6’8”, leads to the open concept great room with propane fireplace, built-in window seat, 11 foot tray ceiling and double garden doors leading to the hand-laid stone patio. The sunny dining area and custom kitchen are all open to the great room creating one inviting roomy space.
The custom kitchen with oversized central-island, gleaming upgraded granite counter tops, gleaming upgraded granite counter tops, glass backsplash, e-space, attractive coffee and cream coloured solid wood cabinetry with recycle storage, self-closing soft touch doors and drawers plus spacious walk-in pantry with appliance counter is calling your name. The stunning stainless steel Electrolux appliances; slide-in range, French door refrigerator, microwave/fan and extra quiet dishwasher is every active cooks dream!
Off the kitchen is the convenient mud room with double closet and porcelain floor with access to the master bedroom and the garage. The master bedroom is a spacious and inviting oasis with 11 foot tray ceiling, hardwood floors, large sunny window and not one but two walk-in closets! The adjoining spa-like ensuite bathroom boasting heated floor includes double sinks, quartz-topped vanity, striking tiled and glass shower with mosaic inserts, extra quiet fan and deep soaker air tub.
There are two additional nice-sized bedrooms in the home both located on the front of the house with hardwood flooring, double closets and gorgeous flat arch windows with custom trim. One of these bedrooms with vaulted ceiling has a convenient semi-ensuite bathroom with glistening quartz counter top and large custom tile and glass shower with custom mosaic inserts. The walls of this bathroom are soundproofed. The other bedroom is currently being used as a den, the choice is yours.
The sunny laundry room is located on the main level and features soundproofing, porcelain flooring, sunny window and built-in drying rack.
The homes features nothing but the best in finishes in one-level living with a minimum of 9 foot ceilings, security system, an abundance of LED recessed lighting, bronze lighting and plumbing fixtures, hardwood and porcelain flooring throughout as well as crown moulding in every room! The electrical entrance is 200 amp, the heating and air conditioning is provided by an air to air heat pump, the VenMarr system helps control humidity and the home is wired for a generator.
The daylight basement is unfinished and completely insulated with plumbing roughed-in for an additional bathroom in the future.
The attached two-car garage is oversized at 24.5 ‘ x 24.5 ‘ with high doors to accommodate your truck or SUV. The garage comes complete with two storage cabinets and bench. The extra wide driveway is paved and the property is professionally landscaped overlooking a wooded area at the back. Easily wheelchair accessible with 35-37″ doorways and over-sized garage.
If you are considering a new one-level home with nothing but the best in details and finishes, close to all amenities along with low maintenance heating and yard costs we suggest you take a closer look at this impeccable property!
Call Katherine Bacon, Fine Homes International™ Specialist at 506-849-1678 for your private showing today. You’ll be glad you did.