The owners believe this home was built between 1900 and 1910 and they have lovingly updated and added to the home keeping the historic character. A year-long renovation from 1988-1989 included a two-storey addition and updates throughout the home.
This home sits on half an acre, which is rare in the downtown core of Collingwood. It is within walking distance to downtown shops, restaurants, galleries, the library, Collingwood trails, Central Park and the YMCA. The West-facing back yard has a deck and patio area. There is a retractable electric awning for shade. The yard is beautifully landscaped with stone walkways and wall, a rose garden and mature trees. There is a sprinkler system and garden shed.
The main floor has 9’4 ceilings, 12-inch baseboards, and Oak hardwood flooring. The large formal sitting area with wood-burning fireplace leads out into the sunroom complete with bar sink(perfect for an artist studio). Functional butlers pantry/built in desk leads into the formal dining room. Open concept kitchen/living/informal dining looks out over the West facing backyard where the owners enjoy watching birds. Kitchen has ample cupboard and counter space, Oak butcher block island, a walk-in pantry and an AGA Stove(speciality pots and pans are included). Convenient main floor laundry and powder room. The master wing has a walk-in closet, cedar lined closet, ensuite with Jacuzzi tub and walkout to backyard.
The second level has 8’5 ceilings, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The bedrooms have pine flooring and trim. The hall and stairs have Oak flooring and trim. The third level has 2 bedrooms, a sitting area and 1 bathroom. All bedrooms have closets.
The lower level is fully finished and has lots of storage space. There is a large mudroom off of the garage for gear. The spa room has a hot tub, shower and infrared sauna. There is a bright hobby room and a den/sitting area. The oversized garage is set up as a two car garage and large workshop, but could fit 4-5 cars if a workshop was not needed. There is a three piece washroom in the garage area. There is also a heated detached garage that can fit 4 cars parked tandem. The home is heated with two Geothermal units, installed 2001 and 2007. The attached lower level garage/workshop has a natural gas furnace. The detached garage has a natural gas furnace.
To fully understand the quality, character, and thoughtful details of this home it must be seen in person. Please call the Team for a full list of features and your private tour.