188 Dunvegan Road
Nestled in coveted Forest Hill sits 188 Dunvegan Road. This remarkable family home has been
lovingly renovated and offers a traditional centre hall floor plan with spacious principal rooms.
Comprising six possible above grade bedrooms, five bathrooms and a spacious renovated
lower level, this admirable home exudes incredible warmth and classic charm.
The formal front foyer is most welcoming and is appropriate for everyday use. The powder room
is perfectly positioned at the end of the front entry. However, any family with kids will enjoy the
use of the mudroom with side door access. The travertine tile floors make for easy clean up and
the built-in closet can hide all the clutter.
The formal living room offers original charm and character with an updated approach. The
layout of the room offers various focal points including a scenic setting of the lush front garden
or a tranquil view of the gas fireplace and mantle. This oversized room has rich hardwood floors,
wainscotting that has been painted white and crown moulding. French doors lead to the main
floor family room that has a built-in entertainment unit and built-in ceiling speakers. The formal
dining room is on the left side of the home and mirrors the living room by offering hardwood
floors and wainscotting walls.
The timeless kitchen is the heart of the home. Ample custom cabinetry and counter space is the
highlight of this spacious kitchen as is the centre island with breakfast bar. Quality materials
include honed granite countertops, subway tile backsplash and top-of-the-line stainless steel
appliances. All day sunshine streams through the large windows and patio doors. Walk-out to
the phenomenal entertainers patio and lush backyard oasis..
Upstairs, the sleeping quarters are nicely spread out, you will find six potential bedrooms on two
floors. The primary suite includes renovated 5-piece ensuite bathroom, large walk-in closet and
ample floor space for dressers or a cozy reading nook. At the front of the home is an enormous
second floor family room or home office. The beamed ceiling and gas fireplace add to the charm
of this room. If required, this room could be the potential sixth bedroom. Two equal sized kids
bedrooms and a 4-piece main bathroom are nestled to the right.. Two more inviting kids
bedrooms and a 3-piece bathroom comprise the third floor. The dormered ceilings add a unique
architectural element to these third floor bedrooms.
The lower level of this home has been substantially updated. Direct access to the garage is right
at the bottom of the staircase. Depending on lifestyle, the recreation room is a versatile space
that can be used as the entertainment hub, a playroom or kept as a massive home gym. A
4-piece bathroom could make the additional bedroom a potential nanny room. Finishing off the
interior space is a family sized laundry room with ample storage cabinets and offers a
countertop for folding laundry.
188 Dunvegan Road is set on a private and spacious 53.35 x 169.5 foot lot. The wide private
driveway leads to a built-in garage, making a total of 5 parking spaces available. Pretty garden
beds and flagstone steps lead to the front door. The backyard is fully fenced with a massive
flagstone patio, fenced dog run, tranquil water feature and a lush English style garden. This
outdoor space is a calm retreat that balances an urban lifestyle.
Forest Hill is recognized as a choice Toronto neighbourhood with tree lined streets and large
well maintained properties. Forest Hill is known for close proximity to excellent public and
private schools. Public transit, if required, is easy as there are several route options to
downtown. Most amenities can be found in Forest Hill Village or along the Eglinton shopping
corridor. Enjoy easy access to nature and walk the Kay Gardner Beltline trail.
Enjoy your tour! Please refer to the complete list of features and inclusions that comprise this
Forest Hill family home