Beautiful ocean and neighbourhood views from this spectacular 14,250 sq ft property with a stately home offering great feng shui. Located aloft of the street in the prestigious First Shaughnessy neighbourhood, take advantage of the opportunity to significantly expand the square footage of this beautiful example of a Dutch Colonial home to a grander scale to suit your family’s desires. Update this lovely family home into your dream home, with an unfinished basement awaiting your vision, plus potential for Laneway House. Excellent location; close to parks, Arbutus Shopping Centre, Arbutus Club, great public and private schools including Crofton House, St. Georges, York House and more. Convenient access to Downtown, YVR, bus or bicycle routes.
Lot, Location and Home: Set in prestigious First Shaughnessy, an elite neighbourhood known for its historic significance and architecturally designed and distinguished homes Neighbouring shopping districts such as Arbutus Shopping Centre and South Granville offer a myriad of local shops, restaurants, supermarkets and service amenities to choose from Convenient city access to Downtown Vancouver and Richmond by car or bus via major arterial routes such as Arbutus Street, Granville and West Broadway Shaughnessy Elementary, Little Flower Academy, York House, Prince of Wales Secondary, Vancouver College, University of British Columbia French Immersion: General Gordon Elementary, Kitsilano Secondary 14,250 square foot lot 95 x150 foot Lot 3,482 square foot home 5 Bedrooms 2.5 Bathrooms 457 square foot Attic East-facing private balcony Features of the Home: Charming foyer provides a focal point of access to the home's large principle rooms The home’s functional layout with cross-hall living room and formal dining room, create a seamless flow to the space. The living room’s double hung windows allow an abundance of natural light into the space, while a wood burning fireplace takes centre stage, beautifully adorned with intricate tiling. Elegant hardwood floors are mirrored in both living and dining rooms, adding an extra touch of class and old-world charm Family and guests can wine and dine in the formal dining room, while overlooking soothing views of the lush green gardens, suburban and water views Situated on the quiet corner of the home, the quaint family room is a perfect retreat to cozy up by the fireplace or watch television The bright and sizeable kitchen features a big-picture window, offering expansive backyard views. Prepare meals and enjoy ample counter-space and plenty of cabinetry to store your finest appliances The upper floor consists of the home's, four bedrooms and 4-piece bathroom. The bedroom on the eastern corner of the home has unique private balcony access, perfect for meals al fresco or reading the newspaper outdoors The upstairs loft features vaulted ceilings, additional storage rooms, a closet and a work desk. This space can be used as a bedroom or play area for the kids Other Features of the Home: 1,129 square foot unfinished basement, great for storage or flexible space for a growing family 2 single car detached garages Mature landscaping Lane access