35 Strathgowan Crescent
Lawrence Park, Toronto
Nestled in a remarkable section of Lawrence Park sits 35 Strathgowan Crescent. This architecturally stunning, custom crafted home boasts 80 foot frontage on a spectacular landscaped lot. Quality material comprise the exterior of this home while showcasing charming design elements such as the oversized picture windows and dormered roof line.
The Incredible charm continues into the interior of this breathtaking home. The expansive front foyer sets an elegant tone for the entire home. From the perfectly positioned powder room to direct garage access to a substantial walk-in closet (once a 4pc bath) no functional elements have been overlooked. The living space begins with the massive formal living room and features french door walk-out to the front garden patio, gas fireplace, stunning beamed ceilings and built-in audio system that spans throughout the home.
Optical pleasure is the best way to describe the more casual combined kitchen and family room. The soaring vaulted ceilings are combined with pretty picture windows allowing sunlight to flow in from all angles. The custom chef’s kitchen is the heart of this home. The massive centre island is ideal for casual entertaining and the built-in banquette seating is perfect for family meals. All of this is combined with a casual family room that features a gas fireplace and custom built-in shelving unit and french door walk-out to the spectacular south facing rear garden patio.
The formal dining room was also constructed with spectacular vaulted ceilings and phenomenal garden views. Slipping between indoor and outdoor entertaining/dining can be done with ease through the direct walkout to the flagstone patio. The servery is a welcome addition. This mini kitchen allows for seamless entertaining and accommodates a full sized refrigerator, wine fridge and dishwasher. Originally this space was designed to be a main floor master ensuite bathroom and could easily be converted back, if required.
Finally, the main floor den or office was once an additional bedroom. Currently used as a den, this room has a custom built-in shelving unit and the foyer walk-in closet still has rough-in for a 4-piece bathroom.
The centre hall staircase leads upstairs to a spacious landing/sitting area. Natural light streams through the custom frosted glass skylight and transom panelled window. two suites can be found off the landing. The dormer style window in the master suite adds a unique architectural element, where the wool sisal broadloom and gas fireplace exudes warmth and comfort. This suite is complete with a private dressing room and custom closet organizers and a fully loaded 4-piece ensuite bathroom. On the other side of the landing another bedroom offers similar features including a large walk-in closet and a 4-piece ensuite bathroom.
The lower level of this sensational home has all the bells and whistles. The spectacular wine cellar is like a work of art that greets you at the bottom of the stairs. This glass and stone enclosed refrigerated room can house approximately 1000 bottles and also features whiskey or scotch barrel storage. Any home of this caliber must also include a home theatre and separate recreation room. The theatre will provide a complete audio-visual experience supported by acoustic panelled walls and ceiling. The 7 theatre style lounge chairs top off the home theatre experience. The recreation room has a built-in bar, gas fireplace and cozy sitting area. From here you can walk up to the south facing garden patio.
Another two bedrooms finish off the lower level. The first of the two bedrooms is an unparalleled suite with grand double door entry, wall to wall closet, engineered hardwood floor and a 4-piece bathroom. The huge second bedroom has the same flooring, beamed ceiling and custom built-in including a bonus work station.
35 Strathgowan Crescent is set on a most coveted Lawrence Park lot. With over 80 foot of frontage and 130 foot depth, this irregular lot boasts breathtaking perennial gardens and a multitude of mature trees and shrubs. The fully fenced and secure backyard is like stepping into an English garden. Flagstone walkways and various patio areas comprise this outdoor space. This home comes with a integrated, heated double car garage and a private interlock driveway which can accommodate four additional cars.
Lawrence Park is a choice Toronto community, known for close proximity to excellent public and private schools. Public transit, if required, is easy as there are several route options to downtown. Yonge Street shops and vibrant restaurants are a short walk away. There are a number of scenic ravine hiking trails that surround the Park.
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