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.

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“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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MODERN WESTBORO -Rented

NEW LISTING COMING TO WESTBORO

In the fashionable Westboro neighbourhood, this half double shines with style and modern design. Award winning architect Christopher Simmons has designed a modern home that captures the natural light and provides an exceptional lifestyle for families and executives alike.

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The lines and design are crisp and clean capturing the wonderful nature light through the cleverly designed open ceiling wells.

How perfect is this space for entertaining and family enjoyment!

The perfect master get-a way with 2 walk in closets and a huge spa bathroom .

 

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GLEBE -182 FOURTH AVE. SOLD IN DEC

A wonderful Glebe Home on the Avenues. J

Asking $1.299,000.00

A Tudor and Arts and Craft exterior make this a handsome home both inside and out and understates the space that awaits inside.

A beautifully kept home. Sensitively to preserving the original homes charm and elegance as well as providing a modern lifestyle where needed is prevalent.

The main rooms are elegant and charming accented by high ceilings, wood floors. beautiful wood panelling and beamed ceilings as well the original fireplaces. All add the allure of this home.

Lovely main rooms and a fully redone kitchen that is spacious and bright with easy access to the rear mud room and to the lower level. The kitchen is done in tones of white and brushed steel accents.

The second-floor music room or study provides a lovely space accented by an original fireplace mantle and built in shelving.

The other 3 bedrooms (including the master) on this floor are charming and bright. The main bathroom is redone in keeping with the era of the house using a claw foot tub, Harlequin tile and a pedestal style sink as features to the space. There is also a large shower stall.

The third floor continues the lovely natural light and spacious bedrooms. Three more bedrooms or /dens plus a redone full bathroom done in a black and white motif with a large shower stall. This floor could be a master suite or children’s floor.

The lower level is fully finished. Great TV/Media room or children’s Playroom/Family room. There is a full bathroom with a walk-in shower stall plus a huge laundry room and an organized storage room.

The rear yard and garden is private and landscaped with a rockery and pond. Large storage shed for all your tools. Parking can be expanded.

 

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NOW SOLD – OLD OTTAWA SOUTH

OLD OTTAWA SOUTH -$639,000.00

Coming to MLS Friday Aug 10th

Perfect for a young family or single couple this home is in a lovely location close to schools , the Canal, shopping and Lansdowne Park

.Bank St bridge connecting the Glebe shops and Old Ottawa South.- stepes away from this home

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A charming front veranda overlooks the front garden.

Generous Foyer opens to the good sized Living room and Dining room graced with hardwood floors and large windows that provide lovely natural light. The galley kitchen opens to the rear yard and expansive deck. Fully fenced yard.

The second floor has 4 bedrooms and an updated main bathroom. The rooms are all charming and have lovely natural light and hardwood floors.Basement provides good storage and could be developed further.

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SOLD

sold above asking

215 FIFTH AVE; $899,000.00

Within walking distance to all the best shops, Lansdowne park Development, kiddie parks and not to mention 2 great schools steps away and of course the Canal, this house is ideal for a growing family from a start of a family till University. Kids galore on street and streets near by. Good neighbours.


Fully renovated home that has a wonderful continuous feel to the interior that is both stylish and warmly accented. Much larger than it appears, with 3 beautiful floors of living space. A large kitchen accented by an oversized eating island and banks of cupboards accented by quartz counters, this kitchen will be a gathering spot for family and friends. Gas stove, stainless steel country style double sink, detailed tile back splash and stainless steel pulls on the white cupboards make the space shine.

A gas fireplace with wood beam mantle warms the main living areas. Lovely high ceilings and wood floors accent the rooms. Indirect lighting sets the mood.
A convenient powder room is just by the rear door that opens to the large yard.

The second floor has a sunny master suite with walk in closet and a huge ensuite bathroom that is luxurious and tastefully done with a Zen style tub and separate shower stall.

The fixtures are top quality and the tiling and use of colour and texture is outstanding. Another bedroom with good closet space, luxurious bathroom with impressive shower stall complete the floor. Loft doors cleverly disguise the full sized laundry area. Wood floors, high ceilings and lots of natural light.

The third floor has two large bedrooms both with lots of closets, lovely natural light and there is a 4pc bathroom that is also completely renovated. A great floor for visitors or the teenagers in the family- Or use one as a family room /office.

Move in and enjoy!!

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SOLD Grand Old Home In the Glebe-295 First Ave

SOLD  in bidding war. 

With its handsome exterior located in the heart of the Glebe and just steps to schools and shopping, this grand residence is brimming with possibilities.
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

.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 lane way and yard just minutes from all that the Glebe has to offer but on a beautifully tree lined street that offers a family lifestyle in an urban setting.

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Modern living at its Best! 172 GLEN AVE

OLD OTTAWA SOUTH

Located in one of Ottawa’s most desirable neighbourhoods this home stands out in its quality and design.

Notable Ottawa architect Barry Hobin has designed a world class home with Architectural Digest interiors and sophisticated living space throughout.

At approximately 3700 square feet this modern Residence showcases large 2 storey glass walls that add to the spaciousness and light of the design. A striking steel and wood staircase seems to almost float, as it rises up to the 2nd floor bedrooms and loft area.

At the centremost core of the Residence is an oversized Chef’s kitchen and entertaining sized island. The sun-drenched, outdoor areas offers your own Urban Oasis, featuring a pool.

The over-sized Master suite encompasses a spa-like bath, a voluminous walk-in closet and a private treetop deck. The other bedrooms suites are spacious, private and feature luxurious bathrooms. Another large front terrace overlooks the streets cape. Heated driveway.Garage.

 

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Pristine Home SOLD ABOVE ASK

 Beautifully kept home in Convent Glen Pride of  ownership shows throughout 

Accented by gleaming hardwood floors, a wood burning fireplace and a gourmet kitchen with large breakfast dining area. The formal rooms are spacious and all the bedrooms are e of a good size. The master is king sized with full ensuite bathroom.

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Luxury Rental on the Water- Riverside Waterfront

Wonderful evenings and days on the dock watching the boars and wild life go by.This is a huge home with exceptional entertaining space .Perfect executives home.

Rental at $5,000 per month .Just minutes from downtown.

Capturing the water views the great room  25ft by 15 runs along the rear of the house and opens to the raised deck/patio and gardens that slope down to the water front. there is also a main floor office/library and a huge kitchen with breakfast room . There are 4 large bedrooms and 2 full baths on the second floor  and a fully finished lower level; with a games room  32  x 14 ft.

Fabulous location and an exceptional home.         

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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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