A Sophisticated City Home and Private Retreat Surrounded by Nature
There isn’t another home like this private retreat. Surrounded by nature, this sophisticated contemporary home allows you to get away from it all yet is just minutes to Queen Street shops and services, less than 25 minutes to the financial district. So, if you’ve been searching for sophisticated executive entertaining space that is equally as casual to lounge and live in you can’t miss this unique dream home.
With easy access to the beach and bike/running trail, 16 Fallingbrook Woods facilitates an active lifestyle. A “secret’ access to a secluded private section of the beach is only a block away. Close by is the popular beach boardwalk, dedicated bike trails that loop 40+ kilometers, waterfront dog parks, the Hunt Club (executive golf course), Balmy Beach Club and Yacht Club. After an active day, you can then relax those sore muscle in the home’s built in sauna. Only a block away is the highly ranked Courcelette Public School.
Over 60’ of floor to ceiling windows and sliding glass doors provide incredible natural light bringing “the outdoors in” resort feel to the open concept main floor. Once you step through the 8’ sliding glass door and enter the expansive and serene back yard with mature trees, heated salt-water pool, stone patio, spacious dining and seating areas you’ll know you have entered your own private oasis offering exceptional possibilities.
The home is perfect for executive entertaining; a dining room for 12 or more, 2 living room spaces, a cozy spot for 4-6 in front of the fireplace, a wet bar and an efficient galley style gourmet kitchen that offers privacy for the home chef or caterers.
Awe inspiring attention to detail carefully curated with playful elegance sets the stage. Extensive interior/exterior renovations include all mechanicals, plumbing, wiring and finishes. This home offers a luxurious and comfortable modern-living experience. The current owners created a very comfortable and spacious interior with exquisite finishes and contemporary luxuries such as electric blinds, washlet toilets, in-floor heating in bathrooms, in wall speakers in master, a sauna, a 1500 bottle wine cellar, sound insulated ceilings and walls a finished two car garage and fully wired network connections in every room. The mechanical details include a fully modulating 3 zone forced-air heating system with 2 stage A/C, electrostatic air purification up to MERV 15, sound insulated plumbing.
Custom designed closets and cabinets of exotic woods were sourced from all over the globe and feature European inspired details and finishes. Generous storage in every room allows for clutter free living. This includes thirty plus lineal feet of storage closets in master bedroom custom closets as well as 35 feet of cabinetry in living rooms.
Calacatta marble slab counters and backsplash give drama to the Gourmet Chef’s kitchen together with Italian Valcucine glass front cabinets.
The Beach is all about lifestyle and community, a neighbourhood of local restaurants, cafes, food stores; bakeries, butchers, green grocers, specialty shops, highly ranked schools like Courcelette Public School and recreational amenities including the popular Boardwalk and Woodbine Beach, 2 large waterfront dog parks, the Hunt Club (executive golf course), Qew Park, Ashbridges Bay Park and Yacht Club.