260 Metcalfe St - 6B- Ottawa, Ontario - CENTRE TOWN
On the top floor of one of Ottawa's most exclusive low-rise Art Deco building. Two suites were joined to provide a New York stylized apartment that is truly stunning. Accented by beautiful crown moldings, gleaming wood floors, a wood burning fireplace with the original 1930's mantle plus wonderful attention to detailing through out. This Penthouse Condo is a stunning example of Old-world elegance blended with today's luxury. As well oversized main rooms and 3 full bathrooms, there are lounges, dens, dressing room and a chef’s galley kitchen and breakfast/sun room all accented by crown moldings and wood flooring. The attention to the detailing of the renovation an custom-built ins, all add to the allure of the rooms and speak to the quality of not only the renovation but the original building design itself. Open the door to a spacious reception foyer with 12 ft ceilings and beautiful crown moldings. Whether it be dining in the formal dining room, sitting in the sun room/breakfast room or entertaining in the spacious main rooms the architecture is of a quality no longer seen and the renovation has remained true to that quality and era.
|Foyer||14' X 11.3'||1st Floor|
|12 ft high ceilings with crown moldings. Double coat closet.|
|Living room||20' X 14'||1st Floor|
|Wall of custom built in showcase cabinetry for use as media centre and display. Original Art Deco mantle. Wood burning fireplace. Pot lighting and crown moldings added.|
|Dining room||14' X 12'||1st Floor|
|Perfect for formal dinner parties and family gatherings. Opens to the Breakfast /Sun room area. Pot lighting and crown molding was added.|
|Sun room/Breakfast room||12' X 8'||1st Floor|
|Pretty and charming with paned glass windows. Opens from the Living room and the Dining room|
|Kitchen||12' X 8.6'||1st Floor|
|Custom hardwood cabinets with a soft grey lacquer finish provide plenty of storage while floating open shelves over the sink counter provide an interesting display area. Renovated in 2018.|
|Pantry- exterior access door||4' X 3'||1st Floor|
|2nd access door- perfect for bringing groceries directly in.|
|Bedroom||12' X 10.8'||1st Floor|
|Closet and large window - very private and ideal as a den or a guest room.There is a private full bathroom just in the hallway and a large linen closet.|
|Full Bathroom-4pc||6.6' X 4'||1st Floor|
|The main bathroom was renovated in 2014, returning it to its original style with the use of white subway tile in the bathtub surround and the type of black and white hexagonal ceramic floor tile used when the Mayfair was built.|
|Bedroom/den/||16.1' X 12.'||1st Floor|
|Lovely large room which could also be used as a family room or study. There is a full wall of closets.|
|Office/Bedroom||12' X 10'||1st Floor|
|Pretty window alcove bordered by twin cloths closets. Ensuite bathroom|
|Ensuite -4pc||10' X 5'||1st Floor|
|2018 renovation. Period finishes originally found in the Mayfair are once again recaptured with the use of white subway wall tiles edged with black trim and white ceramic floor tiles bordered in black. Vintage lavender sink set into a custom vanity|
|Laundry room||8' X 7'||1st Floor|
|Full size washer and dryer, wall of cupboards, laundry sink|
|Master Suite||14' X 14'||1st Floor|
|Lovely and private. Large windows provide lots of natural light.|
|Lounge/dressing room||15' X 10'||1st Floor|
|plus Closet 10 x 4 ( fully customized with oak shelving)|
|Ensuite Bathroom-3pc||14.10' X 5'||1st Floor|
|Classic white subway tile finished with Carrara marble trim on walls and the large walk-in shower. The floor ( heated) is Carrara mosaic tile and the custom vanity is also topped with Carrara. The walk-in glass shower has Grohe rain showerhead.|
|Roof Terrace||5th Floor|
|Dine under the stars and bask in the sun from the communal roof terrace that allows wonderful city vistas and privacy.|
General Information & Features
Bedrooms +: two dens/lounges
Bathrooms: 3- all full
A complete renovation to the kitchen offers both beautiful style and optimum use of space. The layout is highly efficient with perfect placement of all new high-end Bosch and Electrolux appliances.
The master suite consists of a large sleeping room that has a luxurious en-suite bathroom as well as a spacious den/lounge/dressing room with a full wall of custom cabinetry for your cloths. The master en-suite bathroom was completely renovated in 2015 and perfectly balances modern function with period style.
There is another suite of rooms that can be utilized in many ways - as bedrooms, office, media rooms and have a full en-suite bathroom as well. The en-suite bath also achieves a wonderful blend of vintage style with modern function. There is a double closet in one of the suites rooms and a full wall of closets in the largest room.
Just off the formal foyer is a den/bedroom (also with a closet) and there is a full bathroom as well as a double linen closet just adjacent to this room.
A full laundry room with a full sized washer and dryer, as well as a wall of cupboards and a utility sink is a real luxury to have.
CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING.
Top Quality appliances include :Fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, washer, dryer, central air, all custom blinds, all drapery tracks and rods
Condo Fees: $1,432.63 Heat, management, insurance, landscaping, water and sewer. Caretaker.
Parking spot Number 20 indoor - rental space available outside.
Storage locker assigned.
Exclusions: Foyer light fixture and dining light fixture , drapes in master bedroom and master lounge, mirror in en-suite bathrooms, hanging stained glass window inserts.
Some details of renovation:
Fully repainted and redecorated.
Kitchen completely redone 2017- Astro custom designed
All new Appliances. 2017
Pot lighting added - living room, dining room, kitchen.
Custom living room cabinetry 2014
Custom wall of cabinetry and closets in master lounge.
Closets added in bedroom/den
Mater en-suite 2015- custom vanity - oversized walk-in shower, marble tiling and detailing.
2nd en-suite bathroom 2018 redone 2018 in in a black and white motif and octagonal floor tiles. Wonderful "retro" sink
Main bathroom 2015 ceramic tiling redone for tub surround and octagon tile floor.