Custom -Minto built “Dream Home” now for sale

NOW AVAILABLE  AT 1.6  MILLION 

Fully customized, with the help of Top Ottawa interior designer Tanya Collins,and with direction by  Architect Christopher Simmons, premier builder Minto Homes and their design team have made this a showplace residence which is spectacular but very very liveable for all types of families.

This  grand  home of 5577 sq. ft is  in Potter’s Key. Near Hazeldean and Carp roads. The home sits on an oversized pie-shaped lot that backs onto the Feedmill Creek conservation area..A peaceful and private outside entertaining area with a secluded view.

The finest finishes and quality trades worked together to create this “dream come true”

Acclaimed Ottawa architect Christopher Simmonds had a hand in the design of the home and its layout.

“I felt that it was representative of how a family might use the home,” Simmonds says of the concept he passed along.

Interior designer Tanya Collins has given the home a unified, contemporary look using a palette of black, white and gold, with splashes of bold colour to enliven some of the spaces. Custom cabinetry and built ins as well as top quality fixtures and lighting add to the richness of the spaces.

The Collins and  Simmonds collaboration on this home was perfect harmony are known for a contemporary influence, .Featuring clean lines and simplicity with a touch of elegance the colours chosen emphasizes the glamour while bringing a timeless look.

http://www.tanyacollinsdesign.com/  www.csarchitect.com

“I wanted something kind of glamorous, but livable at the same time,” says Collins. “The luxury of the finishes, lounge-y seating so it invites you to come in and sit down, something stylish and not typical.”

MAIN FLOOR SUITE OR LOUNGE

At 473 square feet, this main-floor suite off the kitchen is  perfect as a guest suite – teen agers space- live in apartment or as a private office this room is looking out to the private greenery of the Feedmill creek conservation area.

It comes complete with walk-in closet and a fully accessible ensuite with a “Palm Beach vibe” in Kelly green, says Collins.

“We’ve made it look like a little mini condo.”  “So that if someone wanted to live on all one level instead of having to hike up the stairs, they could.”

The 2nd floor Bedroom and family room Lounge areas

Upstairs, the spacious landing welcomes you to the bedroom suites and includes a lounge.

Master suite

A peaceful and soothing master suite that “feels a bit like you’re in the Bahamas,” Collins says has a lovely calm and sunny feel with a spa bathroom done in tones of whites and dressing room for your cloths.”

“This walk-in closet is spectacular,” gushes Collins. The closet master walk in closet features custom built-ins with  millwork to make them feel like furniture.

The Kids Rooms

One of the brightest pops of colour in the home is in the two rooms set aside for “the girls”. There are two wonderful rooms that are connected thru wall cutouts . One for sleeping and one for playing. 

Staying Alive “in the lower level

The 70’s vibe in the lower level make for a vibrant and fun family space

There’s plenty of additional  room as only about  half of the basement is finished. The finished part includes a bathroom and a great media room to kick back and watch the game or your favorite movie.

Whether you use the roller rink this is a great room for the kids to hang out or do a throw back party with a disco floor ( disco ball included)- just wear the bell bottoms and  bring the music and do your best disco moves!

The Lower Level is partially above ground at the back of the home so the windows are big and bright. “It doesn’t feel like a basement,” says Collins.

 

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West Centretown Semi Detached SOLD

SOLD 

Hidden Gem of an area that is being discovered for its very affordability and its proximity to a multitude of urban neighbourhoods.

Nestled on top of historic Nanny Goat  Hill , this area is close  to transit, parks and work. You will not need your car!. Literally steps to the thriving areas of Centertown, Little Italy, Chinatown. Lebreton Flats and Hintonberg areas and easy access over to the Quebec side. West Centertown north of Somerset is starting to take off- NOW is the time to buy in to this diverse area of professionals, families , artists and entrepreneurs.

This charming half double provides lovely light and well-proportioned rooms that include a separate formal dining room, an updated kitchen large enough for a café table for your morning coffee and a sunny large living room. Door to large deck and garden. There is a 2 pc bathroom on this level.

The second floor provides two good sized bedrooms and a smaller room that is ideal as a den/nursery or sewing room. The main bathroom is also updated.Parking at rear and potential to expand. Lovely deep lot 99.38 .ft.

Downtown Living – Uptown Style!

Nanny Goat Hill:

Nanny Goat Hill is a rise of rock/escarpment that cuts through a section of Centretown, separating Chinatown from LeBreton Flats.  A foot staircase joins the upper and lower sections of   Primrose

Great schools, enriched head start Nanny Goat Hill Nursery and Nanny Goat Hill Community Garden steps away.

 

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SOLD Glebe – affordable and room to improve

Get your Foot in the Door of the Glebe: Great opportunity to get into a great area at a good price and make the house your own with upgrades over time. perfectly fine the way it is but you can do your own thing without paying for someone else’s taste and redo..$679,000.00

 

Pretty and charming home just off Bank Street and close to all the amenities that the Glebe and Landsdowne have to offer. Lovely front porch with a beautiful garden surround and gingerbread trim welcomes you. The main rooms are of good size and provide nice family space. The kitchen is country style and large enough to accommodate a table.

 

The rear room has access to the deck and spacious rear yard and makes a great mud room area. Main floor powder room and laundry complete the space. Three bedrooms and a den on the second floor.

The home has wood floors, high baseboards and trim and ceiling molding. An ideal home to start out in and redo as time and money allows. Good solid home.

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SOLD THE GLEBE ANNEX- 379900

This sought after, Charlesfort  built  “The Glasgow “ building, is ideal for the busy executive that  wants a hassle free lifestyle and enjoys superior urban living offered in the surrounding “hoods”.Not only from the Glebe shops and its shopping and restaurants restaurants and Lansdowne Park with shops such as Whole foods and Structube but within walking distance of the Preston street areas abundance of restaurants and a few minutes walk brings you to  Dow’s Lake and the vast parkland of the Arboretum. .This apartment is the Caledonia model and provides 866 sq ft of stylish living space. Photos to come .

The floor plan is great for both a couple or single .The living room with its wall of windows opens to the balcony. The kitchen is handsome and stylish with its dark cabinetry, granite counters brushed steel appliances and slate tile back splash. Hardwood floors throughout, an abundance of windows and one car underground parking. There is a lovely master suite with a full ensuite bathroom as well as a den/guest room and a 2pc powder room as well. The building is a low rise development with reasonable condo fees and good facilities that include Amenities include gym, workshop and roof terrace etc.

One car underground parking and storage locker  Enjoy a great lifestyle and walk to everything.

Asking $384,900.00

 

The Glebe at your doorstep

Whole Foods at Lansdowne

The Preston Street shops and restaurants. Dow’s Lake

10 minute bike ride to Downtown- Bike lanes at your door step

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ON the Parkland of Central Park- Glebe

Sophisticated Executive Living with a Direct Elevator to every floor.
Allan Bateman Build

two different layouts available 623 and 625 Lyon St

Priced at $1,395,000.00 to $1,295,000.00

Centre Park luxury Townhome to be built with open views of 2 parks in the Glebe. Built nestled on Historic Central Park and with views of the Chamberlain Park to the west.


A graciously scaled entrance establishes a perfect space to welcome you into this new home. Designed to capture the natural light and sweeping Parkland views this unit has walls of windows and a staggered footprint that allows for more natural light and views of Central Park The plan still offers excellent wall space for the art collection and a dramatic sense of space and light. The generous floor plan marries functionality and a contemporary aesthetic with an open kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped and provides a dining /breakfast bar type counter. This is the space everyone will gravitate too. The large dining room can easily accommodate those large formal dinners. The rear living room looks out through a wall of windows and has a gas fireplace. Opening to the huge parkland deck of approx 16 x 10 that will enhance any lifestyle whether just relaxing or entertaining.
The third floor bedroom suites offer privacy for each room. The luxurious master bedroom features exceptional views and generous proportions including a walk in closet and a spacious ensuite bath with custom walk in shower and double sinks. Facing Chamberlain Park is the 2nd bedroom suite with a full ensuite bathroom of its own. The main floor offers an additional bedroom or office, 2pc bathroom.
Garage and parking in driveway. Full basement with high ceilings.

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come and gone Stunning Glebe Home on the Avenues Now Sold

Its a wonderful life!

225 FOURTH AVE- NOW SOLD FULL PRICE – PLEAS GO TO WEB SITE TESKEY.COM

Perfectly located in the Glebe, close to the best schools and shopping this home has been fully redone with cutting edge style and design. purposely redone for modern living and entertaining yet inviting and comfortable

Exceptional main floor  provides an open concept design that has an exquisitely designed and expensively appointed kitchen acting as a focal point to much of the space.

The multiple chandelier dining room is ideal for formal entertaining  after drinks around the stunning wood eating bar in the gourmet kitchen.

The formal living room is located at the rear of the home enjoying the landscaped and private yard  Moving to the second floor the master suite provides wonderful oasis of light and luxury. i

Your dressing room.

Your own private spa!

The family and guests all have bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms

.Fully finished lower level provides hang out space for the family and a guest suite.

 

 private laneway and garage.

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Domiciles Desireable Davenport Model in the Radcliffe

 COMING SOON THE WEEK OF MAY 3RD  photos and pictures to follow

Great Urban Condo that is Spacious, Modern

and  is Pet Friendly

Close to everything – it’s a tremendously desirable location, being near the Arboretum and Dow’s Lake., LRT down that street .Little Italy- Carling Ave etc….

 

1220 sq ft plus large terrace on 5th floor of Low rise by Dows Lake and in the thriving West Centertown Hood. Asking $539,900.

Summer nights strolling the streets of Little Italy stopping at the cafes and gelato shops that line the main street you are transformed to a charming European lifestyle

A few minutes walk from your spacious 1220 sq ft Suite in Domiciles Radcliffe thru the rapidly developing area of West Centre town. The apartment has so much to offer, whether it be the oversized “loft style’ windows, the quality  wood floors, the gas fireplace,  the 9.4 high ceilings or the versatile floor plan that allows for either a separate dining room or a den . Two bedroom   suites  with lots of  storage as well as 2 full bathrooms . Designed with bedrooms that provide privacy from the main rooms. The richly appointed kitchen  with eating island overlooks the main living area and open to the terrace.

The private terrace overlooks the town homes and the cityscape. Located at the rear north east corner allows a quiet lifestyle away from noise of traffic.

The den is just to the left of the kitchen  and is an ideal area ( if not needed as a office ) to use as a dining room with a banquet style seating.

While only a few minutes walk to the Dow’s Lake area and parkland . So many choices for a great lifestyle or just enjoy a wonderful no hassle condo lifestyle . Underground parking and bike racks. Grab your bike and go to the Parkdale Market or bike along the Canal to Landsdowne – Its a wonderful life!

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OPPS WE DID IT AGAIN!

WE FOUND ANOTHER GOOD BUY

There are not a lot of homes left that have not been redone and this one has the major items done and leaves you the sexy stuff  like kitchen and bath planning and decorating to do.  Lots of potential and lots of room for growth in value. All the while living in a great “hood”

We have just listed another great opportunity in the Triangle for someone who wants to live in an amazing urban neighborhood that is close to the Canal , downtown, U of O, City hall, the Nac ……

This 2 storey semi- detached  offers good sized rooms with new drywall, wiring, roof, and a  hi e furnace all having recently been done. Now it is up to you to create  the kitchen and bathroom in your own style and taste . Running from Gilmour straight back to Lewis St there is not only good parking but the ability to have a garden.

asking $519,000.00

More info to follow as provided.

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Glebe Grand 3 unit income property

 

A DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH – exceptional space characteristics with loads of  future potential. 

Once a grand single family home this house has been converted though the years
to an income property. owned by the same family for generations and now part of
the estate. A rare Opportunity.

This is an excellent income generating property for an owner live-in or a Profit
making rental in a sought after neighborhood. also a huge money maker thru
airbnb rentals if desired

Last used as an owner live- in the property provides one apartment per floor
with large rooms and lots of parking. On a 50 x 103 lot . Each unit is two
bedrooms, some with a den. High ceilings, wood floors and large rooms
as well as a good basement.

Cosmetic work on kitchen and bathrooms needed but structurally excellent.
Building inspection on file asking $1,095,000.00

This house is a find for the person who knows how to make this property shine. High ceilings, wood floors, large rooms and two lane ways. Estate conditions prevail, Tenants on second and third floor will be leaving so provides an opportunity to do work and place your own tenants.

No interior pictures for protection of privacy of tenants.

 Asking $1,095,000.00-

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Investment Opportunity -Hard to find 3 unit income building

KNOCK KNOCK- Whose there!- Opportunity Is  Knocking.

This huge 3 unit income property on the corner of Hartington Place and Gilmour St is a property that while requiring some further updating, will only increase in value due to its size and location. Good tenants in place.
With renovated 3 unit buildings selling for over 1.3 million in the area- this will be a good investment for either the pure income investor or the owner live in. Each unit is large and brings in an income of over $50,000 presently.
Main floor apartment is 2 levels with a bedroom and bathroom on the 2nd floor. All units spacious and second floor is fully updated as well as the main floor kitchen. flat roof, windows recently done.
No pictures to respect the tenants privacy. Details to follow showings start April 1st. Call now to book a viewing.

Address: 104 Gilmour St. Priced at $839,000.00

 

 

 

 

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