74 Rivercrest Road | West Toronto - Bloor West Village

Description

Grand Detached on Rare 50' lot!

Elegance in Exclusive Enclave North of Bloor!

Sprawling 2.5 storey, 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom (almost 4000 square feet!) stately residence with private drive & gorgeous west facing sunset vistas.

Property Details

  • Asking Price: $1,599,000
  • Taxes 2013: $8561.39
  • Hydro: $1785.00
  • Heating and Gas: $2700.00
  • Insurance: $3645.00
  • Square Footage: 3960 square feet (includes the lower level)
  • Lot size: 50.00 x 95.00 Feet
  • Bedrooms: 5 + above grade family room & sunroom
  • Baths: 3

    1x2 Piece – Main Floor

    1x5 Piece – Second Floor

    1x4 Piece – Lower Level

  • Possession: 90 Days / TBA
  • Parking: 1 car garage and private drive parking for 2 more cars
  • Inclusions: Stainless steel fridge with ice maker, stainless steel gas stove & exhaust hood, built-in dishwasher, electric light fixtures, custom window coverings & shutters, hot water tank (rental), alarm (purchaser to assume new activation), stained glass windows, built-in shelving, broadloom where laid, in-ground sprinkler system, washer/dryer.
  • Exclusions: Light fixtures in dining room & front hall, shelf near office in stairwell, mini freezer & wine fridge
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Grand Detached on Rare 50' lot!

    Elegance in Exclusive Enclave North of Bloor!

    Sprawling 2.5 storey, 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom (almost 4000 square feet!) stately residence with private drive & gorgeous west facing sunset vistas.

    Charming side centre hall plan retains much original character & classic integrity combined with modern renovations!

    Solid mechanicals, updated water main & no knob & tube wiring!

    Enjoy this family neighbourhood enveloped by mature trees, lush grounds just steps to the subway and Bloor West Village shops & schools.

    Highlights include:

    • Well appointed principal rooms
    • Gorgeous renovated custom eat-in kitchen
    • 3rd floor family room
    • Main floor sun room
    • Main floor powder room
    • Finished lower level
    • Brick Garage & private drive
    • Tons of storage space on all levels

    Superb expansive main floor boasts an excellent flow for family life/entertaining.

    Natural wood trim and hardwood floors throughout!

    Sleek renovated custom eat-in kitchen is the true heartbeat & hub of the home!

    Relaxing master bedroom renovation, designed by Peter Felico as seen on Home to Keep TV show!

    Huge renovated family bath.

    Third floor teenager’s haven! Large family room plus separate bedroom for your growing kids needing their own space! Renovate into a luxurious master bedroom getaway.

    Finished basement with renovated full bathroom, separate entrance & dug down recreation room! Great play/movie room with gas fireplace & amazing ceiling height!

    Rare extra wide frontage gives one of the few private drives in the area parking for 2 cars as well as a well preserved built-in 1 car brick garage!

    Professionally landscaped front and back yards & gardens complete with irrigation system. Encompasses natural beauty, privacy, and creates outdoor living space for entertaining family and friends!

    Great community spirit Bloor West Village is recognized as one of Toronto’s premier family neighbourhoods in a sought after school district , shopper’s paradise and nature enthusiasts dream close to some of the best parks, hiking trails and recreational activities! St Pius X Separate Catholic School is conveniently one street over.

    Without a doubt one of the prettiest settings in Toronto has to be at the nearby Humber River as it flows alongside Etienne Brule Park just below the historic Old Mill Inn and Spa.

    Beautiful Remote Setting! Yet Surprisingly Convenient!

      This location can’t be beat! Located west of Jane, north of Bloor, east of Old Mill & South of Humberview Road! 74 Rivercrest Road is centered between the highly coveted neighbourhoods of Bloor West Village/Lambton Baby Point & Old Mill.

      With a Walk Score of 92 out of 100 the world is your oyster to run all your errands on foot.

      Family friendly quiet tree-lined street , with children of all ages close by makes this a dream spot to raise your family!

      Well served by the TTC. Entrance to Jane Subway station on the Bloor line is just a couple of blocks away connecting passengers to the Yonge-University-Spadina subway line.

      Bloor West Village shopping district , attracts shoppers from all over the city, is as much about eating as anything else! It's a virtual smorgasbord of bakeries, delicatessens, specialty food shops, cafes and restaurants that grow so lively on Saturdays that it feels like there's always a festival going on!

      Excellent school district! Humbercrest P.S., Runnymede Collegiate, French Immersion & Catholic schools (St. Pius) as well as many great private schools.

      Plenty of parks surround! Nearby Etienne Brule Park features a paved trail that follows the route of the Humber River and is perfect for walking, jogging, cycling and in the winter cross-country skiing. A popular spot for picnics and fishing in the Humber River!

      Infamous High Park & Grenadier Pond feature a full day of recreational activities including fishing, theatre performances, train rides, an animal zoo, historical exhibits, a restaurant, farmer's market, a myriad of fitness opportunities & off-leash dog walks.

      Lots of local recreation! The Old Mill Inn, Spa & Tennis Club which contains four courts, is open the public. Movie goers can catch all of the latest Hollywood films at the Humber Theatre at Bloor and Jane Street. Lambton Golf & Country Club, Scarlett Woods, Islington & St. George’s Country Club to name but a few for all you avid golfers.

      Motorists enjoy quick & easy access to Lake Shore Blvd, Gardiner Expressway via South Kingsway, QEW and the Airport.

      Dream Family Home – All the Details!

        Welcome to 74 Rivercrest Road! From first glance you’ll sense the classic elegance this home has to offer.

        A remarkable combination of space, location and dream lifestyle for a growing family and move up buyer!

        Unique opportunity to live in such sophisticated surroundings in this beautiful mature neighbourhood!

        Double door entry into the gracious front foyer with hardwood floors throughout and a perfectly located renovated 2 piece guest powder room (2012)!

        Convenient separate back door entrance off the garage/driveway leads to both the main and lower levels! Porcelain tiled floors.

        Main Floor

        Living Room:

        • Grand room for entertaining!
        • Cosy Gas fireplace with brick mantle surround for wintery evenings
        • 2 sets of double wood French doors that lead into the main hallway & sunroom
        • Hardwood floors
        • Crown mouldings
        • Picture windows

        Dining Room:

        • Meant for parties & family gatherings
        • Space for your buffet hutch, large table & china cabinets
        • Elegant double wood French doors
        • Original stained glass windows
        • Large picture windows with wood shutters
        • Crown mouldings
        • Hardwood floors
        • Convenient pass through to the kitchen for ease of entertaining

        Chef's Kitchen!

        • Well laid out design will entice the gourmet to cook up a storm with all this space
        • High end stainless steel appliances including 'must have' gas stove & exhaust hood
        • Large centre island & breakfast bar with granite countertops & overhead pendant lighting
        • Custom cabinetry including built-in desk & large pantry
        • Porcelain tiled floors
        • Halogen pot lighting
        • Windows surround fill the room with lots of natural light

        Sun-Room:

        • Charming wall to wall windows enhances the serenity of the mature trees & lush grounds
        • Double wood French doors
        • Sliding doors walk out to the stone patio & garden
        • Hardwood floors
        • Perfect spot to enjoy a good book or read the morning newspaper with your coffee or tea

        Second Floor

        Spacious 2nd floor landing has a great layout & division of bedrooms! Berber carpeting over hardwood plus a large linen closet! Pretty stained glass windows
        Private Master Bedroom Retreat: 22’ x 15’5”

        • Oversized room will fit King size bedroom furniture
        • Wall to Wall His & Hers double closets plus separate storage closet
        • Walk-out to large west facing private deck
        • Rich chocolate coloured hardwood floors
        • Ceiling fan
        • Large picture window

        Second Bedroom: 18’3” x 9’8”

        • Separate renovated space over the garage
        • Very spacious – makes a great double home office
        • 2 picture windows – front & back – flooded with natural light
        • French doors
        • Berber carpet

        Third Bedroom: 13’ x 9’7”

        • Large Closet
        • Hardwood floors
        • Picture windows

        Fourth Bedroom: 10’7” x 9’7”

        • Large Closet plus extra built in shelves/closet space
        • Hardwood floor
        • Picture window

        Divine Oversized 5 piece Family Bath:

        • Deep Jacuzzi style soaker tub with jets
        • Separate shower stall
        • Double vanity
        • Marble floor
        • Set apart “water closet” with built-in shelves, drawers & cubbies
        • Wainscotting

        Third Floor

        Rebuilt wide staircase to the spacious third floor
        Family Room:

        • HUGE space for your growing tweens retreat
        • Hardwood floors
        • Access to storage attic
        • Wall of windows

        5th Bedroom:

        • Hardwood floor
        • Wall of windows

        Lower Level

        • Renovated 4 piece bath
        • Pantry under stairs with wall to wall shelving
        • Berber carpet throughout
        • Extra Under-stair storage
        • Laundry room with built-in storage wardrobes & shelving
        • Work shop /storage/utility room with shelving

        Dug down Recreation/Games Room with high ceilings!

        • Family time, or space for kids & their pals to watch TV, play ping pong or just chill out
        • Fireplace with brick wall surround
        • Walk-out to the back patio and garden
        • Above grade windows
        • Berber carpet

        Updates & Improvements

        Updated laundry room with new built-ins (2013)

        Renovated 2 piece powder room on the main floor (2012)

        Professionally landscaped backyard & new patio (2011)

        Master bedroom renovation by Peter Felico (2010) for Home to Keep TV show

        Updated furnace room (2010)

        Renovated basement bathroom (2009)

        Renovated kitchen (2008)

        Central air conditioning (2008)

        Replaced the front windows (2008)

        Replaced sliding doors & stairs to the backyard from the sunroom (2001)

        Roof (2000)

        Improved water main to the street (2000)

        Added 5 piece bathroom on the 2nd floor

        Replaced stairs to the 3rd floor

        Updated electrical (no knob & tube)

        Sprinkler system in front & backyard

        Exterior & interior painting

        For great info & YouTube video visit www.LovelyTorontoHomes.com

        Offered at $1,599,000.

        Schools available for residents of 74 Rivercrest Road

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        Former MunicipalityStreet NameStreet Number RangeElementaryIntermediateSecondaryTechnological ProgrammingCommercial School
        YorkRivercrest Rd10-112(Even)Humbercrest PSHumbercrest PSRunnymede CIWestern Tech */ George Harvey CI
        YorkRivercrest Rd11-109(Odd)Humbercrest PSHumbercrest PSRunnymede CIWestern Tech */ George Harvey CI