Designed by award winning architect Gren Weis, and custom crafted by Dalzotto Homes, this 4 - 6 bedroom Cape Cod themed home features an exterior fashioned with Pennsylvania natural stone and Cape Cod shingles and siding, and offers almost 5,000 square feet of interior living space finished with all the top features, appliances and fixtures a discerning custom home buyer demands. In addition, there is over 2,000 square feet of radiant in-floor heated, ready-to-finish space located on the lower level. Completed in 2009.
Location, Location, Location
Direct gated access to the wonderfully forested Appleby College grounds and the Lake Ontario Waterfront, with its Toronto skyline views.
Minutes away from the shops and restaurants of beautiful downtown Olde Oakville.
Minutes away from the highway transportation system and easy access to Pearson Airport and downtown Toronto.
Located on a highly desirable mature street in southwest Oakville (note the many new homes completed or under construction), this home is an easy bike ride to/from the shops and restaurants of beautiful downtown Olde Oakville. Backing onto the forested grounds of one of the finest private schools in Canada, this property offers easy access to transportation (highways, airport), shopping, schools, and the Lake Ontario waterfront. Through the backyard gate and along the well maintained trails of the Appleby College forest, you are just a short stroll from the lake and views of the Toronto skyline as well as the college campus. Imagine the convenience and security of having your children walk just a few minutes to and from school. Enjoy your morning coffee as you walk to the waterfront!
Professionally landscaped and maintained, this home features many mature trees and abundant gardens that are irrigated by an automated sprinkler system. The rear yard affords a completely private courtyard setting around it’s main elements; the in-ground heated pool & spa, and the expansive natural stone outdoor seating area and pool deck.
Custom crafted by Andrew Mosely, this maple cabinet kitchen features a large central island containing an eating bar, in-set cabinet doors with retro Restoration Hardware hinges, pulls and knobs, easy glide soft close drawers, granite surfaces, and all the best appliances (Sub Zero fridge, Bosch oven, microwave, and dishwasher, Dacor glass cooktop), as well as a large walk-in pantry and subway tile backsplash panels.
Large enough to accommodate even the most generously sized dining tables, this room features a spacious built-in china closet, wainscot paneling, Brazilian cherry floors, and French Doors that open on to the front garden.
Designed for entertaining, this open concept living area features Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, beautiful floor to ceiling paneling, natural light from the dormer light well during the daytime, a central fireplace, exceptional ceiling millwork with indirect lighting for the evenings, and a panoramic view of the pool and forest setting.
The Media Room is connected to the Great Room through two separate French doors, which when closed maintain privacy and quiet between the rooms, but when open, allow your party guests to circulate freely. The built-in cabinetry contains the central audio video equipment, allowing you to transmit signals throughout the main floor. Play your music and video wirelessly from your handheld device using the Bluetooth connection to the central Denon receiver.
With it’s independent heating and cooling systems, this room is a favourite in summer, winter, fall and spring. Open the windows of the panoramic glass curtain wall, and you’ll enjoy the fresh air, sounds and smells of the adjacent forest. Close them, and relax in air-conditioned comfort. In the winter, turn on the fireplace and watch the snowfall from the comfort of your favourite chair. So close, you’ll feel like you’re part of the natural environment. Accessible both from the outdoor covered seating area and through the large sliding glass Media Room doors, this room provides a wonderful additional indoor/outdoor gathering area when entertaining larger groups.
Master Bedroom & Ensuite
Featuring views of the forest and pool from it’s elevated perch a few steps above the main floor, this spacious master suite contains large individual walk-in closets with built-in cabinetry for him and her. Enjoy the fireplace as you fall asleep on a cold winter’s night, or relax in the sitting area overlooking the pool. Have your morning coffee outside on the deck accessible through two separate French doors. The Ensuite has Brazilian cherry floors throughout, and contains separate his and her vanities, a soaker tub, a steam shower and an enclosed toilet room.
Just a few steps down from the main level is the Office, which is finished handsomely with floor to ceiling custom paneling and features an entire wall of Pennsylvania stone masonry (same as the exterior stone walls), making this space both functional and an aesthetic delight. Sharing a Jack & Jill bathroom with the adjacent bedroom, and containing it’s own fireplace, this room can double as a fifth bedroom should that be preferred.
Adjacent to the Office, and also a half level below the main floor, this bedroom was designed with small children in mind - at those ages when you want them close at hand. Featuring an extra large walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom, this bedroom is also ideal for use as a guest room, or as a Nanny Suite (possibly combined with the Office as a living area).
Bedrooms Three & Four
Designed with the teenaged years in mind, these two second level bedroom suites provide maximum buffer distance to the Master Bedroom wing. Each contains large walk in closets, a full ensuite with bead board paneling and heated ceramic floors, and all the technology infrastructure your teen will want. An oval soaker tub is located in the South Bedroom.
Easy on the back elevated front loading Miele washer and dryer; easy on the feet cushioned cork flooring; lots of maple storage cabinets and granite counter space; bead board paneling and a large bank of windows with garden views complete this pleasant workspace, which is just steps from the kitchen work area for ease of access.
Accessed from the garage and foyer, this room has loads of closet space, easy to maintain and rugged cushioned cork flooring, bead board paneling and a large sunny west facing operating window.
At 24’1” wide by 21’1’ deep, this oversized double door garage allows easy vehicle access and features a workshop sink and cabinet, as well as a very handy direct stairwell to the utility room in the basement.
Over 2,400 square feet of finished living space, featuring a gym with rubberized flooring, a dedicated theatre room with a riser for unobstructed viewing, a billiards room with a wet bar and bar fridge and an additional bedroom with 3 piece bathroom. A multi zoned radiant in-floor heating system makes the space cozy and warm.
A desirable locale, this community is situated within walking distance of Lake Ontario. Originally developed in the 60’s and 70’s, South West Oakville is undergoing growth and rejuvenation by way of new custom home development and renovation of existing homes.