495 Deloraine Avenue is a truly unique home in every sense of the word. Presenting a masterful blend of traditional elements and retro/modern flair, this property offers an exceptional level of sophisticated architectural design and integration that truly does deliver on the often sought after goal of "the best of both worlds". Featuring light hardwood floors, graciously curved walls, retro steel railings, unique integrated drywall detailing, decorative pillars and numerous design details, this exceptional property re-defines the concept of "character".
The welcoming foyer offers a polished slate floor, double closet, a two storey high ceiling with double skylights and Venetian plaster walls. The living and dining room areas feature maple hardwood flooring, a bay window, deep crown moulding, halogen lighting, decorative pillars, custom blinds and an etched block glass window....a beautiful and engaging space!
The kitchen in this special home is truly a chef's delight. It offers granite counter tops and backsplash, a full suite of top-end stainless steel appliances, custom cabinetry, hardwood floors, crown moulding, halogen lighting, instant hot water and a breakfast area with a view overlooking the beautiful garden...all nestled in a design context that delivers an exceptional visual appeal. This is coupled with an adjoining family room that offers a media center, a gas burning fireplace, custom built-in shelving and cupboards, floor to ceiling south facing windows and glass doors and a walk-out to the gorgeous patio and garden. All these features combine seamlessly to create a very singular people oriented space where those special family oriented times can be enjoyed to the fullest.
The second floor has an amazing master bedroom with another marvelous view looking out over the beautiful back garden. It features a vaulted ceiling, hardwood flooring, halogen lighting, a ceiling fan, a gas fireplace with distinctive stainless steel surround, a custom crafted entertainment and storage center, two walk-in closets and a walk-out to a exceptional private terrace. The five-piece master ensuite has his and hers vanities, a walk-in glass and ceramic shower with multiple heads, a self cleaning air-jet tub, skylight and marble floors and tub surround.
The second floor has two further bedrooms and a four-piece bathroom with the basement providing an additional bathroom and lots of finished space for a recreation room, or children's play area or a media room. There is also an abundance of storage space. The south-facing rear garden is spacious, private and very appealing. It offers a large two tier stone patio and fully landscaped yard complete with waterfall and is bordered by mature trees and hedges. Ample parking is available with a one car attached garage and additional parking for two cars in the private drive.
Polished slate floor
Venetian plaster walls
Stunning custom metal railings
Maple hardwood floors
Decorative pillars between living room and dining room
Large etched glass block window
Custom Domani Cabinets
Sub Zero fridge
Two built-in ovens (one convection)
Thermador five burner gas range
Instant hot water
Granite counters and backsplash with valence lighting
Crown moulding, halogen lighting
Custom window blinds
Overlooks spectacular garden
Walk-out to stone patios.
Built in shelving and media center
Custom window blinds
KitchenAid washer and gas dryer
Lots of storage closets
Access to garage
Walk out to terrace
Two large walk-in closets
Gas burning fireplace with modern stainless steel surround.
Maple flooring and entertainment center
Walk-in shower with multiple heads
His and her custom vanities
Separate water closet
Built in speakers
Beautiful private garden with two tiered patio
Fully landscaped with waterfall
Fabulous for entertaining
This very special home affords ideal proximity to superior schools, parks, playgrounds, public transit options, private clubs, gourmet shops and fine dining choices. Only 20 minutes from the city's downtown core and one half hour from the airport, this location presents an ideal urban family setting.
The KEVIN CRIGGER Team