295 First Ave SOLD ABOVE ASKING. - Ottawa, Ontario - The Glebe
Filled with the homespun warmth of an earlier era, with exposed wood floors and trim, original fireplace and mantle, original glass and stained glass windows, built-in, period cushioned benches, sliding pocket doors, high ceilings, maid’s staircase and other classical architectural details, all contribute to this home's historic charm.
A single home and boasting 3 large floors of living space on a 50’ x 103’ lot, this property offers a multitude of possibilities. The home is mostly intact with original charm and could be further restored to its splendor or renovated/modernized to your own taste in a modern flare.
|Entrance||4.2' X 3.7'||1st Floor|
|Double door entrance off the large covered front porch. Handsome exterior with mature trees and lanscaping.|
|Foyer||11.11' X 7.3'||1st Floor|
|Richly appointed with wood trim and a brick fireplace that has cushioned sitting benches. The fireplace has a wood period mantelpiece while the stunning wood staircase acts as a backdrop to the room and an oversized original stained glass window accents|
|Living room||15.1' X 13.0'||1st Floor|
|Brick fireplace with wood mantle and bordering paned windows. Bay alcove. Pocket doors from Foyer and between the main rooms.Wood floors.|
|Dining room||15.11' X 13.5'||1st Floor|
|A beautiful formal rooms with decorative wood wainscoting and plate rail. Large window seat in front of a bay window. Wood floors.|
|Kitchen||16.6' X 12'||1st Floor|
|Irregular Space with two work areas- ideal for the 2 cooks in the family. Lots of cupboards and counter space and loads of natural light - Maids staircase to the 2nd floor , door to basement and side access as well as door to dining room|
|2nd and 3rd floor features|
|The two bedroom floors are spacious and sun filled, 5 plus bedrooms accented by old world charm and mostly hardwood floors. Pretty dormer ed style window alcoves on third floor. Maids stairs to second floor from kitchen that the kids will love.|
|Bedroom||13.2' X 11.11'||2nd Floor|
|Bedroom||14.4' X 14.10'||2nd Floor|
|Lovely bay window ( south facing) cc, Hardwood floors.|
|Bedroom||10.9' X 13.4'||2nd Floor|
|Sunroom||12.2' X 8'||2nd Floor|
|3 walls of windows, hardwood floors.|
|Bathroom||11.8' X 6.6'||2nd Floor|
|European split - Toilet separate. Deco 1930's tub and Pedestal sink . Original back and white basket weave tile floor motif.Subway tile wainscoting. 4pc|
|Master Bedroom||20.6' X 10.5'||3rd Floor|
|Lovely sunny room with sitting alcove by window. Looking over the treetops of the Glebe.|
|Bedroom/Sitting room||13.2' X 11.3'||3rd Floor|
|Closet and window alcove.|
|Bathroom||11' X 7.1'||3rd Floor|
|4pc, pedestal sink, harlequin tile floor , claw tub and window alcove. white subway tile wainscoting. Deco light fixtures|
|Basement||19.6' X `1'||Basement|
|The basement was finished in the 1950's or early 60's and has a room with a Retro bar 11x 9.9 as well as a Rumpus room. 19.6 x 12|
|Laundry||15.6' X 11'||Basement|
|Lots of good storage|
|Cold room||10.3' X 5.3'||Basement|
|Utility- Storage room||13.4' X 12.4'||Other|
|Solid garage with loft . Private driveway.|
|Solid garage with loft. Private driveway.|
General Information & Features
Bedrooms +: sunroom
Lot Size: 50 x 103
Heat: Hot Water Gas
Inspection on file with listing agent for interested buyers. Offers welcome as of March 28th.
All appliances are being sold in "as is" condition
2 fridges, stove, stove top,washer, dryer, dishwasher, all lighting fixtures, all window coverings, all window seat and bench cushions.
Butcher Block, front hall hat rack, alarm system
Hot water tank
Building inspection done by Phil Bottreill (P.Eng., C.E.S) from Property Inspection Network on file.
Roof - Main house 2011
Garage - 2017
Boiler 2005 serviced yearly- (invoice on file)
Side porch repair 2012
Significant sized rooms provide a wonderfully spacious home to raise a family in and to provide formal entertaining. Stunning entrance foyer and staircase with oversized stained-glass window acting as a backdrop to the room. The charm flows through to the second and third floor bedrooms with high ceilings, wood floors, unfilled bedrooms ( 5 ), a pretty sunroom also with wood floors, for bedrooms and office spaces. The third floor could be redone to provide a huge master suite with lovely treetop views.
The lot is private and large with a brick garage / carriage house that is in very good condition. There is also a loft in the garage. Lovely home, private laneway and yard just minutes from all that the Glebe has to offer but on a beautifully treelined street that offers a family lifestyle in an urban setting.