For sale

Description

Experience a truly distinctive living space in the heart of Parkdale with this architecturally unique multi-level home, situated just one block from the Bow River Pathways and boasting easy access to the downtown core. Designed by architect William Roderick Crocker, this post-modernist gem draws inspiration from modern church design and the breathtaking mountainous landscape of Alberta.The exterior of the home is a visual masterpiece, characterized by long horizontal windows, diagonal exterior walls, and multiple bubble windows reminiscent of the iconic Guggenheim Museum of Art. Step inside, and the main floor welcomes you with an open layout that seamlessly connects the kitchen, a spacious living room, and a separate dining area—all adorned with beautiful oak hardwood floors. The kitchen is a chef's dream, featuring granite counters, upgraded appliances, a slate wall, and a convenient eating bar.Venture to the second storey, where you'll find three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and a distinctive two-level den with a private balcony. The Master Bedroom, with its south-facing windows and skylights, offers stunning views of the River, complemented by a Juliet Balcony and a soothing 3-piece ensuite.This one-of-a-kind home extends its charm with a family room, an oversized single detached garage, a garden oasis and a mother-in-law suite with a private entryway. The lofted flex space provides a fully developed area, perfect for a playroom with an overhead skylight for stargazing.Discover the uniqueness of this residence with its open-concept areas for family gatherings and secluded nooks ideal for a library or home office. The layout is truly distinct, avoiding the cookie-cutter design seen in many homes today. Enjoy plenty of natural light through south-facing windows and multiple decks bathed in full sunlight. The backyard even includes a fully installed monkey bar and hanging bar set, along with a lower deck perfect for a full-size trampoline.Location is key , and this home is ideally situated within a block of the river, the river pathway system, and multiple bus routes. A 10-minute bike ride on a well-maintained path takes you to the downtown core. In the heart of Parkdale, this residence is surrounded by playgrounds and green spaces, including Helicopter Park, Westmount Charter School Playground, and Train Park.Every window frames a unique view of the yard, community, and green spaces, with glimpses of downtown and New Year's Eve fireworks from the loft. The recently landscaped backyard and side yard create a beautiful green oasis, offering both shade and sun in the summer.The Nanny Suite provides an ideal space for long-term family stays, the secondary suite would be subject to approval and permitting by the city/municipality. Solid timber beam construction ensures durability and longevity, making this home a timeless and exceptional choice for those seeking a residence that stands out in every way. (id:51913)

Key Details

  House
 3
 5
 2399.28 sqft

Price

$850,000

Property Features

  • MLS® Number A2103237
  • Price $850,000
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Square Footage: 2399.28 sqft
  • Property Type: House
  • Community Name: Parkdale
  • Amenities Near By Playground
  • Features Back Lane
  • Parking Space Total 2
  • Plan 331ab

Buildings

Bathroom Total 5 Bedrooms Above Ground 3
Bedrooms Total 3 Appliances Washer, Refrigerator, Gas Stove(s), Dishwasher, Stove, Dryer, Microwave, Window Coverings
Basement Development Finished Basement Features Separate Entrance, Walk Out, Suite
Basement Type Full (finished) Constructed Date 1981
Construction Material Wood Frame Construction Style Attachment Detached
Cooling Type None Exterior Finish Stucco, Wood Siding
Flooring Type Carpeted, Hardwood, Tile Foundation Type Poured Concrete
Half Bath Total 1 Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Type Forced Air Stories Total 2
Size Interior 2399.28 Sqft Total Finished Area 2399.28 Sqft
Type House

Parking

Parking Pad
Detached Garage 1

Land

Acreage No Fence Type Fence
Land Amenities Playground Size Depth 20.47 M
Size Frontage 20.99 M Size Irregular 337.00
Size Total 337 M2|0-4,050 Sqft Size Total Text 337 M2|0-4,050 Sqft
Zoning Description R-c2

Rooms

Level Type Dimensions
Second Level Dining Room 8.33 Ft x 12.58 Ft
Second Level Family Room 10.75 Ft x 15.50 Ft
Second Level Foyer 4.92 Ft x 10.33 Ft
Second Level Kitchen 10.42 Ft x 9.75 Ft
Second Level Living Room 16.00 Ft x 24.92 Ft
Second Level Storage 2.92 Ft x 5.08 Ft
Third Level 3pc Bathroom 10.50 Ft x 6.08 Ft
Third Level 4pc Bathroom 6.83 Ft x 10.92 Ft
Third Level 4pc Bathroom 9.33 Ft x 7.00 Ft
Third Level Bedroom 9.42 Ft x 9.50 Ft
Third Level Bedroom 13.25 Ft x 10.33 Ft
Third Level Den 8.67 Ft x 11.75 Ft
Third Level Primary Bedroom 19.33 Ft x 16.92 Ft
Fourth Level Other 14.17 Ft x 28.75 Ft
Basement 4pc Bathroom 5.75 Ft x 8.08 Ft
Basement Cold Room 3.17 Ft x 14.92 Ft
Basement Kitchen 9.25 Ft x 9.92 Ft
Basement Recreational, Games Room 13.92 Ft x 20.58 Ft
Basement Furnace 12.25 Ft x 18.00 Ft
Main Level 2pc Bathroom 5.00 Ft x 5.25 Ft
Main Level Family Room 17.42 Ft x 13.08 Ft

Agents and Offices

  • Rebecca Mayhew
  • Office: Cir Realty
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