Posted 4.24.17 @ 0:0
5.1 bedroom, feature-packed custom home on a quiet, Southeast Oakville street.
Ideal home for your large or extended family. 5 bedrooms up, plus a 6th bedroom/nanny room with kitchenette in the lower level. The walk-up, lower level itself makes a great in-law suite with its own family room and a wet bar loaded with kitchen appliances including cooktop, oven, dishwasher and refrigerator drawers. It even provides a private entrance and lovely hardscaped terrace with gardens.
Striking curb appeal with beautifully landscaped grounds and towering, mature trees. Double drive flares out to accommodate 3 cars side-by-side, in front of the 3-car tandem, heated garage.
The main level offers a fabulous, open concept kitchen complete with Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, breakfast bar plus a generous breakfast area, large servery and a walk-in pantry. The kitchen is open to the family room, with a soaring, 2-storey ceiling, a fireplace amid extensive built-ins, and a vast array of windows inviting the outdoors in. Upgrades in recent years include extensive built-in cabinetry in the elegant living room, and stone feature walls in the dining room and centre hall. Main floor laundry.
Upstairs, the master bedroom offers a spacious dressing room, fireplace and 2 French door walk-outs to a vast balcony overlooking the rear landscape. The luxurious 5-piece ensuite boasts heated floors, a Maax jetted tub and two separate vanities. This level is illuminated by skylights within deep, vaulted light wells.
The walk-out lower level is packed with features and versatile spaces. The main living and recreation areas can be used as an in-law suite or for epic entertaining. A separate media room has been roughed-in for easy conversion to a home theatre. An additional room is ideal for use as a hobby room, play room, office or even a 7th bedroom. The wine cellar boasts a capacity of over 1000 bottles, plus there’s a gym and dry-heat sauna.
The backyard is a little slice of heaven. Uniquely shaped saltwater pool with waterfall feature provides a striking focal point. The poolside pavilion offers al fresco dining, cozy outdoor living room with wood burning stone fireplace, and a built-in barbeque and wet bar. There is also a poolside washroom, a covered terrace and garden shed. Mature trees and a perimeter of emerald cedars create the privacy you desire. Rear access to garage for added storage options and convenience.
Easy access to Oakville’s renowned independent schools, as well as to the QEW and GO Station for a short commute to Toronto.
For more details, please visit: 171 Forestwood Drive, Oakville, Ontario