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Stately Georgian in Old North

SOLD: $610,000

DATE: March 2004

MLS #:337718

Property Type:2 storey

Lot Size:58' x 112.50'

Major intersection: Regent & Maitland

Bedrooms: 4 + 2


Inclusions: window coverings, most light fixtures, ceiling fans, Kitchenaid bottom mount fridge, Jennair stove, Kitchenaid convection oven, Miele dishwasher, Eureka central vacuum and attachments, alarm system, water softener and 2 automatic door opener and controls, and 2 security system key fobs.

Parking: Attached single car garage with inside entry, double interlocking drive

Taxes: $ 8,870 (2003)

Area: North

Age: 12 years approx.

Heating & Cooling: Energy efficient forced air gas with central air, air cleaner and air to air exchanger

Financing Example: 25% down, 5 year term at 4.75%, 25 year amortization, the monthly payment inclusive of property taxes is approximately $3,593.00!

Popular Old North location. You are steps to the green space at St. Peter's Seminary and close to U.W.O, University Hospital and Robart's Research Park. Within a few blocks you will find a grocery store, pharmacy, dry cleaners, video rentals, fast food and even a hospital for the pet pooch! You are minutes to downtown London and 100's of shops in the Masonville area. Walking distance to some of London's best schools. Most people consider this location perfect!

Situated on a mature lot which has been enhanced by additional perennials and manicured landscaping, this red brick 2 storey is a landmark property. An interlocking driveway and gorgeous flagstone walkway to the pillared covered entrance compliments the curb appeal. You will notice the many large attractive windows with individual keystones, the prestigious cedar shakes and upgraded brick all add to the attractive exterior of this home.

The rear yard is entirely enclosed with fence and hedges for added privacy. The concrete rear porch boasts an electric awning, as well there is a private patio area, all surrounded by gardens. To beat the heat or enjoy a quiet evening cocktail, there is an enclosed sun room with access to both the hot tub room and backyard. A bonus feature is the inground sprinkler system to keep your gardens and grass the envy of the neighbourhood!

Once you step in the front door, you can't help but be impressed by the soaring ceilings and marble flooring in the pillared foyer which runs the entire length of the house! The majority of this home boasts crown mouldings, upgraded trim and baseboards, many sets of French doors,hardwood, ceramic and extensive use of pot lights. The present owner has had the entire home professionally painted in neutral tones. Let the sun shine in through all the magnificent floor to ceiling sunny windows,complimented with transoms. No expense spared, no upgrade missed!

Relax with a book and enjoy an evening fire in your cozy den. The gas fireplace is encased in cherrywood and the trim, baseboards and wall to wall entertainment centre have all been done in rich cherrywood also. The den, living room and hot tub room are wired for music. The gracious living room also features a fireplace, 2 sets of French doors and hardwood flooring. The 26" crown mouldings are one of a kind, which makes this room stand out from the rest! Towards the back of the home you will find an oversized formal dining room (18'6 x 12'6) designed with entertainment in mind. The present owner had hardwood flooring installed recently.

The state of the art "Bielman" kitchen is truly the heart of this house! The present owner has recently upgraded this room with many extras including tumbled marble flooring and backsplash, granite counter tops, newer sink and taps, and will include the brand new stainless steel appliances. There is a separate windowed eating area as well as an island with a luncheon bar. Plenty of counter and cupboard space, including a wall of pantry, microwave shelf and attractive glass cabinetry. You can access the foyer or the French Room from the kitchen through double French doors. This room is also located across from a walk-in pantry which has room for a second fridge or can substitute as a coat closet. The French Room, which is located at the end of the foyer, at the rear of the house features terrace doors that access your rear garden.

Just off the kitchen is located the inside entry to the garage which is 2 vehicles deep. The rear section of the garage has been converted to a hot tub room with 12' ceilings with pot lights, heated ceramic flooring, separate corner shower, access to the sun room and rear yard and it's own air to air exchanger. Imagine, your own private Spa!

A lovely guest powder room that boasts matching marble floor and counter top is convenient to the entire main floor.

Another attractive feature is the open staircase to the second and lower level. As well there is a side entrance that can take you right to the lower level.

The upstairs is just as impressive as the main floor with 4 spacious bedrooms, laundry room, 2 ensuites and a wonderful 5 piece family bathroom.

The master suite features new hardwood floors, spacious dressing room with built-in dressers, jacuzzi ensuite with glass enclosed shower, his & her sinks complimented with brass fixtures, ceramic flooring and separate room for the toilet and bidet. It's luxury defined! Especially attractive is the Juliet balcony located through double French doors.

The second ensuite boasts a sunny window, deep tub and ceramic flooring. The main bathroom includes the second jacuzzi, another glass encased separate shower, 2 sinks with separate vanities....great for the kids getting ready for school in the morning....all accented in white and blue ceramic.

All the bedrooms have ample closet space and ceiling fans and there are timed fans in the bathrooms. The laundry room has gas hook-up for your dryer, built-in sink and ironing board and extra cupboard space.

The lower level is totally finished into a family room with decorative pillars, gas fireplace and built-in shelves and entertainment centre, a games room, 2 bedrooms and a spacious bathroom. Both the bedrooms have large windows and huge closet space. There is also a wall of storage closets in the foyer area and plenty of storage room in the furnace area. This area could make a great guest suite, teen retreat or in-home business.

If you are looking for outstanding area, landmark curb appeal and stunning interior, this home will make you the envy of all your friends!

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"Bielman" cupboard laden kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances

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Powder room with matching countertop and ceramic flooring

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Master ensuite with hardwood flooring and Juliet balcony

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Glass enclosed shower in luxury ensuite

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Family bath on second floor boasts two sinks and seperate vanities

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Wall of closet space in lower level

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Awning covered concrete porch in backyard

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Professionally landscaped rear yard

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Close to U.W.O.

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Shopping within walking distance
  Photo of property Impressive red brick curb appeal

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Pillared marble foyer

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View of front door

Photo of property French doored living room

Photo of property Woodburning fireplace in living room

Photo of property Oversized formal dining room

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French doors to library on main floor

Photo of property Gas fireplace in library has wall of cherrywood cabinetry

Photo of property Seperate windowed eating area with tumbled marble flooring

Photo of property Attractive glass doored cabinetry to show off all your dishes. Note: jennair stovetop

Photo of property Hot tub/Spa Room with heated ceramic floors

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Open staircase to second and lower floor. Note: side door entrance

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His and her sinks and makeup area in ensuite

Photo of property Enjoy a luxury whirlpool after a long day

Photo of property Sunny finished family / games room in lower level

Photo of property Terrace doors off french room to rear yard

Photo of property Rear of home (not cedar shakes)

Photo of property Steps to green space at St.Peter's Seminary

Photo of property Nearby to University Hospital

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