A 'Napier Simpson' Masterpiece

98 Academy Street, Ancaster, ON

  • $3,995,000
  • 4 BEDS
  • 2+1 BATHS
  • 4,759 sq.ft. Home
  • 98 Academy Street, Ancaster, ON
  • 4 BEDS
  • 2+1 BATHS
  • 4,759 sq.ft. Home
  • $3,995,000

Key Facts

  • Property ID: SIRC159609
  • Property Type: Residential, House
  • Style: Georgian
  • Living Space: 4,759 sq.ft.
  • Lot Size: 137,061.72 sq.ft.
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2+1
  • Additional Rooms: Den
  • Approximate Age: 51-99
  • Parking Spaces: 10

Property Description

Stunning estate home in the heart of Old Ancaster. Rarely offered masterpiece by world renowned architect ‘Napier Simpson’. Approximately 4800 square feet of outstanding craftsmanship, spread out on 2 floors. 3.1 bedrooms & 2.1 baths. Huge principal rooms help make this home an entertainers dream. Gourmet kitchen, with sun-filled eating area & wood burning wall stove, will please any inspiring chef. The conservatory is one of a kind, with potential for your own private botanical garden. The cozy library, with custom wood paneled walls, hidden bar & gas fireplace, would make the perfect home office. The exercise room with steam room, can easily be converted back to a 4th bedroom & ensuite bath. The 2nd floor boasts 3 bedrooms, with a spacious Master, complete with gas fireplace, floor to ceiling bookshelves, custom built-ins, 6 skylights, 3 sets of French doors overlooking the grounds & a spa-like ensuite, 2 additional bedrooms & a one of a kind main bath. All of this on an unprecedented 4.71 acre, park-like setting, complete with a stream, cobblestone bridge, stone paths & sunken terrace. Surrounded by natural gardens & hundred year old trees, this is as close to nature as one can imagine. The expansive covered porch is a great place to relax while the outdoor sport court is for unlimited fun. 3 car garage & huge circular drive with parking for 10 cars or more. Steps to shops & restaurants & mins to the 403 for an easy commute to St. Catharines, Hamilton, Buffalo airport & the GTA.

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  • 3 Car Garage
  • 3+ Fireplaces
  • Acreage
  • Air Conditioning
  • Backyard
  • Central Air
  • Den
  • Eat in Kitchen
  • Enclosed Porch
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Exercise Room
  • Gardens
  • Golf
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Heated Floors
  • Historic
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Out - Basketball Crt
  • Parking
  • Pond
  • Security System
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Steam Room
  • Storage
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace

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