61 Gilmour St - Ottawa, Ontario - Golden Triangle
THE AREA:Walk to work, shop, study and immerse yourself in the cultural centre of the capital. Just steps from Lisgar Collegiate, the Rideau Canal, the University of Ottawa, the National Arts Centre and the Byward Market. Enjoy a remarkable array of restaurants from pubs and diners to terrace cafes to elegant dining. Take in the performing arts at the NAC and the multitude of summer festivals that are yours so nearby to enjoy. Great nearby urban parks and the Canal at the end of your street provide all-season recreation from skating to kayaking and endless paths for you to bike, stroll or run along the water.
THE HOME; This is a handsome sun-filled home on what many will rightly consider the best street in Ottawa’s exclusive Triangle. full of families young and old, executives, young professionals, couples and singles.
This deceptively large end-unit townhome will delight you with its spacious rooms accented by gleaming wood floors, recessed lighting, skylight spaces and high ceilings. Ideal for the executive and family who like to entertain.
The 21 ft. living room is warmed by a floor to ceiling exposed brick wall on each side of the wood burning fireplace. The room is inviting, charming and spacious. The elegant separate dining room can fit any family gathering or formal dinner party. continued........
|FIRST FLOOR||1st Floor|
|Exceptional space and natural light. 9 ft high ceilings. exposed brick wall, skylights, recessed lighting and a wonderful glass ceiling family room off the gourmet kitchen.|
|FOYER||5.3' X 4.6'|
|Tile floor, hooks for coats, glass door to main floor.|
|LIVINGROOM||21.1' X 14.3'||1st Floor|
|Bay window, brick wood burning fireplace with an original wall of exposed brick accent the room, recessed lighting, staircase acts as a backdrop to the room.|
|DININGROOM||14.10' X 10.5'||1st Floor|
|Excellent space for family and friends to gather for a dinner. Pot lighting|
|KITCHEN||15.7' X 11.2'||1st Floor|
|Walls of cupboards (white) and granite counters, two sink areas - one double and one a bar style sink , all appliances included, ceramic tile backslash, wall of pantry and cupboards, microwave shelf, Large cafe style eating bar for 4.open to Familyrm|
|FAMILYROOM||15.2' X 11.2'||1st Floor|
|Sunsational! Enjoyed fully from the kitchen this space is ideal for gathering with family and natural gathering place when entertaining, Warmed by a gas wood stove, wall of windows and patio door open to the private garden.The greenhouse ceiling slopes|
|PATIO/YARD||15' X 14'||1st Floor|
|Patio, terrace garden, private and fully fenced. Great for the Urban gardener.|
|POWDER ROOM||6' X 2.7'||1st Floor|
|This area is slightly raised and privatised from the main rooms. Skylight over the entrance to both the walk-in pantry and the bathroom. Ceramic tile floor, pedestal sink and window|
|STORAGE PANTRY||7.4' X 2.9'||1st Floor|
|SECOND FLOOR||2nd Floor|
|Skylights over the staircase brighten the landing and den area. A glass block wall accents the landing as well and provides natural light to the ensuite bathroom. Hardwood floors and 8.2 high ceilings.|
|DEN/Reading area||8' X 5.4'||2nd Floor|
|Large skylight. This area is a cozy nook ideal for a computer /den area. Open and sun filled. Views the glass block wall of the master suite and landing.|
|MASTER BEDROOM||15' X 13.8'||2nd Floor|
|South facing bay window with window seat provides lots of natural light, crown moldings, walk large enough to have a sitting area.|
|WALK IN CLOSET||5' X 3.4'||2nd Floor|
|organized, plus a double closet all with solid wood and artisan glass panels .|
|EN SUITE BATHROOM||11' X 6.3'||2nd Floor|
|Ceramic tile flooring, large vanity.glass shower with seating and wall jets, bidet, pot lighting, glass block wall adds interest to the space, Window and sliding pocket door with custom glass panel.|
|BEDROOM||13.3' X 10.5'||2nd Floor|
|Lovely room with bay window with window seat. Closet|
|BATHROOM||7.10' X 7.5'||2nd Floor|
|4pc, ceramic tile floor and shower/tub surround, vanity and exterior wall of glass block gives natural light.Skylight.|
|in upper hallway|
|8.2 high ceilings, engineered wood floors, track lighting. Wall of closets with built-ins,cedar seasonal closet, door to garage.|
|BEDROOM/OFFICE||23' X 7.8'||Basement|
|finished and ready for use as a bedroom or an office. Great storage.|
|GARAGE||19.8' X 13.5'||Basement|
|automatic garage door opener, lots of good storage space.|
General Information & Features
Bedrooms +: 2nd floor den nook
Lot Size: 15 x 108
Continued description: Abundant cupboards and counter space in the bright, open, oversized kitchen will delight any cook. A perfect café bar allows a family breakfast or buffet setting for informal entertaining.
The alluring family room with its wall of windows and high glass ceiling is delightful both summer and winter, adding a sense of drama to the kitchen and family room. Sit by the warm gas stove/fireplace and watch the stars or the snowfall in winter, or in summer gaze out into your private green patio garden. The open family room area will elicit a breathtaking “WOW” to welcome you and your guests each time you enter.
A powder room and walk-in storage pantry are also on the main floor.
The second floor welcomes you with an open, skylight den area.
The delightful master bedroom, accented with high crown-molded ceilings and a bay window, provides a spacious, sunny and cheerful fell. A walk-in closet and separate wall of closet provide exceptional space for your wardrobe and belongings, accented by wood doors with artisan glass panels.
The 4pc ensuite provides a large vanity, bidet and walk-in shower stall. A glass block wall allows for warm natural light.
A second bedroom on this level is also oversized with a bay window and closet, next to an additional 4pc bathroom and exterior glass block wall. Laundry is also located on this level.
The lower level provides the perfect room for a teenager or for your private office area. Good lighting, engineered wood floor, built in bookshelves and deep closets with built-in shelving for storage, as well as a cedar seasonal clothes closet .all add to this homes lower level space.
The garage offers direct entry and is large enough for bikes, canoe and storage.
Inclusions; fridge, wall oven, cook top, dishwasher, all ceiling fans, all lighting, automatic garage door opener., washer and dryer, central vac,
2002- windows replaced
2003- hardwood installed on second floor
2004- basement refinished - added closets
washer and dryer closet on second floor
2010- roof redone with membrane Skyhigh roofers
all 5 skylights replaced
Front siding and brick re pointed
2012- Insulation and vapour barrier installed on rear wall
2014- Furnace - warranty 2024- on file
201-: Pot lights installed in living room and dining room
Garage door system installed (Chamberlain)
Combo smoke and Co detectors ) installed - 10
year warranty (Kidde)
2017- Stone front steps and brick flower boxes
Hot water tank replaced,
2018- Powder room redone - insulation- piping and
Main floor and basement repainted
Exterior repainted ( soffit and eaves troughs,
2019- kitchen flooring refinished Fireplace WETT certified
( on file)