COMING SOON – Civic Hospital Family Home

387 Huron Ave South

STONE CIVIC HOSPITAL RESIDENCE: $1,080,000.00

Calling all Doctors!

Professional couples and families will love this location and home.

Perfect location on quiet tree lined street just minutes to some of the best shopping and restaurants in Ottawa.

Quintessential Civic Hospital High quality Home that is spacious and sun fulled and charming.

Great Formal Rooms to entertain in and for  a great room off the kitchen for family living. Whether it be in the formal living rooms or dining room with their pretty leaded windows and wood trim and floors or the expansive family room off the redone kitchen that overlooks the pool and gardens this home will meet all the needs.

There is also a well finished lower level games room with wood floors and high ceilings of the media room ideal for all ages of child or big kids. The bedrooms are on the second floor with

4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms as well as a loft style den on the third floor. Third floor is ideal as a nanny suite or a teenagers space.

The rear yard is a summer cottage in the city with an in ground pool all fenced and landscaped for privacy and peaceful entertaining when dining Al Fresco by the pool.

 

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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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HANDSOME AND GRAND – STEPS TO THE CANAL

Wonderful street of grand homes.

Asking $1,445,000.00

The handsome exterior is accented by the interlocking brick walkways and driveway that wrap around the house to the rear garden and to the expansive decking that has a remote controlled roll out custom awnings. The old world front porches add to the charm and summer enjoyment of the home.

You are welcomed by a beautiful foyer and elegant staircase that reflects the grandeur and size of this home.

French doors open to the main living spaces that run in tandem to each other providing for spacious family and entertaining areas. The music room is defined from the main rooms by a 3-sided gas fireplace and has a set of oversized French doors that open to the rear decking and garden.

A butler’s door opens off the formal dining room to the exceptionally well-planned kitchen that incorporates 2 work areas. Plentiful cupboards and counters are accented by granite while crown mouldings on the high ceilings add charm. Cleverly planned to allow for family cooking without being in each other way, the kitchen is ideal for hosting buffets and receptions.

The rear entrance foyer provides a laundry area with cupboards and a sink, while the powder room is privately located just off the kitchen down a hallway. The main floor is accented by 9.4 high ceilings, hardwood floors, stained glass transoms, beveled and leaded glass doors and elegant mouldings and trim.


The second floor provides for an office/bedroom that opens to a large front porch, another large bedroom with access to a nursery and a full bathroom with huge walk in linen closet. The other part of the second floor provides a stunning family room (has a glass paned door from hallway for privacy or sound) with a gas fireplace, wall of built in bookcases and tv area, and two walls of paned glass windows. There is a bedroom with 9.1 high ceilings with walk thru closets and a 4pc bathroom done in black and white “deco style” motif. Accented by 8.7 high ceilings, hardwood floors, Colonial doors and trim and large windows.


The third floor is a self-contained suite. Many uses such as a pure rental apartment (side exterior staircase easily added), the young adults floor while they attend university, rental for Air B & B, a workplace consultant office etc.….

It includes a large front room with treetop views, an eat in kitchen, a den /office/bedroom and a huge bedroom with two walk-in closets and a full ensuite bathroom (accessible by the hallway as well as ensuite). It is about 1,000 sq. ft. of skylight space warmed by wood floors and quality finishes.
The Lower Level with its over 7 ft. high ceilings, pot lights, deep windows and quality built in shelving is in keeping with the rest of the house. Bright, spacious and quality finishes.
This is ideal for fun family times or for the “man cave”. Watch the game, shoot some pool and just relax with family and friends. This floor has a private side entrance so could also be developed easily into another suite.

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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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OPPORTUNITY KNOCKING-CIVIC HOSPITAL- Asking $949,000.00

A family home that has not been on the market for over 51  years, is now available  Asking $949,000.00 .

19 Larchwood – Private cul- du- sac off Sherwood Drive

 

This is a great opportunity to live not only in a wonderful neighbourhood close to amenities galore but to redo a home to your own style and taste.

Custom built in the 60’s with a unique layout that provides huge rooms for family living and entertaining. Main floor provides an ideal area for an at home office for the professional person. The second level provides the main living space with a huge living- dining and a family room that overlooks the main living and dining room . Kitchen runs width of the house. Master suite with dressing room and en-suite as well as a private children’s level with 3 additional bedrooms and a full bathroom.

Lovely large rooms and a unique layout

Double car garage and lovely oversized treed lot.39.50 x 144.77

Quiet crescent of  million dollar +++ homes Estate conditions prevail. “as is condition”

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COMING SOON- SANDY HILL BEAUTY

Newly Listed

With  thoughtful renovations, this freehold  townhouse provides space and elegance galore. Providing a unique home in  a prime location. Care was taken to preserve the historic character of this beautiful home while incorporating  modern amenities.  Hardwood floors, rich crown tiered moldings , recessed lighting, and 10 high ceilings with period trim throughout this rare heritage residence. Ideally situated in the Sandy Hill Historic District, this picturesque home is convenient to transit and celebrated shopping and dining destinations, including The Byward Market and the renowned Signatures Restaurant just a few minutes walk away . As well walk to work or enjoy an evening at the newly redone National Arts Centre or to the handsome Strathcona Park running along the River.  Also ideal for professors at the U of Ottawa .

Main floor: The main entrance hall and foyer speaks to the heritage of the home with soaring 10 ft high ceilings , archways and the living room has a bay alcove with oversized windows and stained glass panel. A marble faced fireplace warms the room.

The beautifully redone custom eat-in kitchen is truly the heart of the home, openings  to the  attractive decking for al fresco dining. A custom full renovation to the kitchen that provides an abundance of counter and cupboards space with attention to details and quality materials.The 5 foot central island with  sink  and quartz counters counter top offers impressive prep space, There is an eating peninsula and the space is open to the main dining rooms. The high ceilings to the rooms add to the design and drama of the space Stainless steel appliances include AGA Cooker  with 4 ovens, stainless steel refrigerator and Miele dishwasher. Radiant floor heating emanates from the elegant  tile flooring.

 

Second Floor: Enter up the spindle rail staircase to the spacious second floor , with charming moldings and ceilings soaring over 8 ft  in height. The front family room is the ideal relaxing area with walls of custom built ins cabinets and shelving , a bay are with oversized windows and hardwood floors.There are two good sized bedrooms and a fully renovated bathroom on this level . Conveniently located laundry closet .

Third Floor: Take the  the graceful skylight  staircase to the serene third floor and  master bedroom , with its own roof terrace. Two spacious rooms allow a choice for use  as bedrooms/dressing rooms or dens and lounge . There is full bath room on this level. .

Basement: Accessible via the staircase off the dining and kitchen area , this level accommodates , building mechanical s, and extensive storage space , hobby /workshop area and access to the oversized garage. Garage is dry walled and insulated with an automatic garage door .

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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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COMING SOON – GLEBE MODERNISM BLENDED WITH SUPERB LOCATION

NOW SOLD

FREEN RESIDENCE

ARCHITECT JOHN DONKIN

A home that makes you stop and look. With its easy lines and understated modern design is an alluring home. Architect John Donkin  worked his magic along with the owners to redo a 1950s home. Turning the house into a statement of simplicity overlooking the water of Patterson Creek in the Glebe. The homes is beautifully simple in design, capturing the light and vistas from most rooms of the home yet providing privacy for the owners.

A zen like rear garden, beautifully landscaped front grounds  and a huge terrace off the second floor overlooking the Inlet provides summer havens. The home is full of unique features and design choices that make the house one of a kind.

 Part of ab article from The National Review of Design and Practice written about 5 Clemow known as the Freen House 

ARCHITECT JOHN DONKIN   TEXT JANINE DEBANN

Donkin began by gutting the interior to the framing and stripping the exterior down to the sheathing. He recomposed the south faCade asymmetrically and used floor-to-ceiling glass instead of punched windows. This created a more dramatic diagonal visual path from the living room across the site. Inside, these new openings organize the living room and a conservatory-like sitting space in the southwest corner. The view now terminates at an elegant row of houses some 200 feet away. In addition, Donkin clarified circulation by boldly relocating the staircase from its position in the southwest corner of the house.

The new open-riser steel stair, pulled inward in plan, now leads to a central point in the upper floor, leaving room for both an office and a master bedroom along the south side. The ground floor still consists of the same living spaces as before, but is now reconfigured as visually interconnected zones linking the street to the rear yard. Donkin’s fascination with continuous spaces is evident in every corner of the house. Rooms do not contain, but rather terminate at distant points, giving the house a scale far greater in perception than in measured reality

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TWO GREAT HOMES NEWLY LISTED and SOLD IN DEC

 bignews1TWO GREAT NEW LISTINGS NEXT WEEK TO BE ANNOUNCED- stay tuned as we add to the blog .

LEBRETON FLATS: Large Townhome-Half Double. $699,000.

Sun filled living that is warmed by wood floors, high 9 ft ceilings and lovely large rooms.The main rooms combine to provide a wonderful living room-dining room of 23 ft  x 12 while the kitchen is fully and tastefully redone to today’s standards.The bedrooms are all ample sized with a huge 3rd floor master or use as an office-den. Great basement with guest room , family room-tv room and  a bathroom. A large private yard , private lane way and a quiet street . Wonderful neighbor hood for the urban executive family .

 

GLEBE  -Great Location- A Handsome Home surrounded with  Beautiful Garden and Landscaping asking 1.399,000.

Hard to beat this wonderful family home on the Avenues  with its great curb appeal, gardens and elegant but charming interiors. Exceptional main rooms flow beautifully into each other providing a perfect floor plan for both entertaining and family living. The rear of the home has had a floor to ceiling window  and door combination  which provides a sense of drama and draws the gardens into the house. The kitchen has lots of counter and cupboard space as well as a large eating area. The family room wraps around the rear of the home to the eating area ( all looking out to the yard) and has a wall of built ins . Door to pretty side screened porch. The master is richly redone ( custom cabinetry ) and the ensuite is pure luxury. The third floor provides a huge bedrooms suite or office- guest room etc….

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The garden and grounds are an oasis and fully fenced for privacy. Excellent parking.

 

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Upper Hunt Club Beauty- 2968 Sable Ridge Drive-sold

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Home video tour:  https://vimeo.com/187211541

Upper Hunt Club Beauty both inside and out. This home shines and is inviting and warm. Ideal for families_mg_1347 _mg_1388

 

The kitchen and family room have recently been fully redone to provide a stunning area for entertaining/cooking and living space.

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_mg_1389The main floor provides a sense of openness with natural light shining in through the large windows. A “Gourmet” kitchen is open to the family room and in turn an over sized ‘statement” patio door opens to the rear yard that is thoughtfully landscaped with a large patio sitting area.

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Gleaming hardwood floors , a fireplace, richly appointed cabinetry and granite counter accent the areas. Upstairs are 4 generously sized bedrooms including a large master suite . The master includes a 5pc ensuite bathroom and lots of storage and cupboard space.

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The lower level has been finished and provides an ideal area to “hang out ” in for informal entertaining and family living.Approx 2190 sq.ft to enjoy in a quality Minto built residence.

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