Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a charming 1910 character home in desirable Elbow Park! This private .39 acre (100’ x 165’) family home is set back on a magnificent flat, sub-dividable lot surrounded by mature trees and boasting stunning views of the Elbow River. Perfect fly fishing right out the door. Set above the flood plain and not affected in 2013, this energy-efficient home with new 50 year roof (2016) is conveniently located walking distance to Elbow Park School, Glencoe Club, Calgary Golf and Country Club, River Park, Sandy Beach, Elbow Park Community Association/Tennis courts, Britannia shopping centre AND only a 10 minute drive to downtown! Pride in ownership is evident the moment you enter this elegantly appointed 5700 SqFt (total), 6/7 bedroom home. Beautiful hardwood floors, newer windows (2007), coffered ceilings, crown moulding, decorative detailing/lighting, custom built-ins and 3 gas fireplaces (2007), each with unique artistry, make appearances throughout. Perfect for luxurious family living and entertaining, this home boasts a serene living room, spacious dining room and a chef’s kitchen (1998) with ample cabinetry, professional appliances, pantry and breakfast nook overlooking the backyard. Not to be missed is the fantastic family/games/media room extension complete with vaulted/beamed ceilings and fireplace. Upstairs are 6 generous bedrooms including a master with updated ensuite (2001), sitting area and abundant closet space. Should you desire a 7th bedroom, the master can be modified to accommodate. The fully developed basement is up to you. Extra storage, play room, wine cellar ... you decide. The backyard is spectacular with the perfect mix of hard and soft landscaping, the perfect setting for outdoor entertaining or hosting a bunch of kids after school for a badminton match or a game of tag. Last but not least is the oversized 2-car garage (1999) with workshop and garden storage. AND should you need 4 cars, there is an extra parking pad off the paved alley! Don’t Miss It!
Beamed Ceilings, Bookcases, Granite Counters, No Animal Home, No Smoking Home, Pantry
Sotheby’s International Realty Canada
290, 815-17th Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta, T2T 0A1