54 Bywood Drive | West Toronto - Islington Heights

Description

Elegant Family Home on Rare Lot in Islington Heights!

Magnificent “move up” home with expansive and rarely available 80 x 129 lot – it's like your cottage in the city!

Lush property uniquely allows plenty of space for the gorgeous Betz inground pool & surround PLUS huge yard, & deck for entertaining & play. 

Complete rebuild from scratch including foundation – solid modern construction

Property Details

  • Asking Price: $1,599,999
  • MLS:
  • Taxes 2012: $9568.58
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Baths: 4

    1x2 Piece – Main Floor

    1x4 Piece – Second Floor

    1x5 Piece – Second Floor

    1x3 Piece – Second Floor

  • Square Footage: 4900 square feet (includes the lower level)
  • Possession: 60 Days / TBA
  • Lot size: 80 x 128.95 Feet
  • Parking: Double car garage and Private double drive parking for 4 cars
  • Inclusions: : Stainless steel: Ultraline fridge & 6 burner gas range stove, Best exhaust fan, Miele dishwasher, Panasonic Microwave, Whirlpool washer & dryer, built-in speaker system in dining room, living room, family room, kitchen, deck and pool with switching system, security system, sprinkler system, Bryant gas burner, all window coverings & California shutters, all electric light fixtures (except as excluded), central air conditioning, Aprilaire humidifier, 2 automatic garage door openers, central vacuum & equipment, Betz heated in-ground pool, garden shed & play structure
  • Exclusions: Dining room light fixture

Elegant Family Home on Rare Lot in Islington Heights!

    • Magnificent “move up” home with expansive and rarely available 80 x 129 lot – it's like your cottage in the city!
    • Lush property uniquely allows plenty of space for the gorgeous Betz inground pool & surround PLUS huge yard, & deck for entertaining & play.
    • Complete rebuild from scratch including foundation – solid modern construction
    • 4900 Square feet including lower level – with opportunity to build over breezeway & garage to expand.
    • Meticulous attention to detail, design, craftsmanship and quality finishes are prevalent throughout!
    • Grand entrance & foyer with massive 28' high skylight flooding the home with natural light
    • Incredible layout & very special main floor extras including - 'must have' mud room, laundry, separate office & 2 fireplaces (one gas, one real wood burning).
    • 4 bedrooms and 3 gorgeous (new 2012) bathrooms on 2nd floor. Gigantic master bedroom hideaway!
    • Huge fully professionally finished basement with gas fireplace, and roughed-in bathroom ready to be finished.
    • Double garage with additional storage, plus double drive fits 4+ cars
    • Prestigious executive enclave of stately homes, nearby schools, shops, transit.

    Luxurious Space & Sophisticated Beauty!

      Endless highlights to discover:

      Gorgeous exterior front:

      • Brick façade with professionally manicured front lawn & gardens
      • Beautiful mature towering trees allowing for lots of shade, colour & privacy
      • Attached double car garage with 2 automatic garage door openers
      • Separate side door entrance to the main floor laundry/mud room
      • Private double drive parking for 4 cars
      • Professionally installed basketball net on driveway
      • Interlocking walkway & flagstone steps
      • Built in lighting & sprinkler system
      • Covered peaked front entrance with custom double front doors

      An Outdoor backyard oasis!

      • Just in time for summer! Your kids will fall in love with the heated Betz in-ground swimming pool with wrought iron safety fencing surround.
      • Important to note there are no trees towering over the pool for full sun & low maintenance
      • Lots of privacy trees around yard plus tall cedar hedges around pool
      • Private stamped concrete patio and sunbathing area surrounding the pool
      • Large deck will have you enjoying many family & friends get-togethers
      • Vast open green space for kids & pets to throw the ball and play
      • Outdoor play structure & super popular sand box
      • Adorable wood garden storage shed
      • Outdoor built-in speakers

      Main Floor

      Main floyer

      • Winding two toned oak solid staircase with wainscoting
      • Soaring 28 foot ceiling height with skylight open to main & whole 2nd floor!
      • Double coat closet
      • Crown mouldings & custom millwork
      • Halogen pot lighting
      • Upgraded porcelain tiled floors

      Living Room

      • Double French doors entry
      • Custom built-in shelving & cabinetry with pull-out tray and power outlet
      • Wainscotting
      • Wall of windows overlooking the back garden
      • Built-in speakers
      • California wood shutters
      • Crown mouldings & halogen pot lights
      • Chestnut coloured hardwood floors

      Dining Room

      • Soothing real wood-burning custom built fireplace with marble surround
      • Sliding French door pocket doors leading into the family room
      • Large picture windows overlooking the front garden
      • Built-in speakers
      • California wood shutters
      • Crown mouldings & halogen pot lights
      • Chestnut coloured hardwood floors
      • Plenty of room for expanding dining table for festive occasions or Christmas tree

      Kitchen

      • The gourmet of the family will love to cook & entertain in!
      • Granite counters & Tumbled marble backsplash
      • Granite bar counter open to the family room
      • Professional series stainless steel appliances including 6 burner gas range
      • Custom cabinetry by Cameo kitchens
      • Built-in speakers
      • Central vacuum sweep inlet
      • Overlooks the breakfast room
      • Chestnut coloured hardwood floors
      • Easy layout for keeping an eye on the kids or hosting family & friends

      Breakfast Room

      • Sliding doors walk out to the large party sized back deck, garden & pool
      • Octagonal wall to wall windows invites in natural light
      • Built-in speakers
      • Chestnut coloured hardwood floors
      • California wood shutters
      • Casual meals with kids

      Family Room

      • Gas fireplace with tumbled marble surround
      • Custom built-in media centre with swing arm to allow for perfect TV viewing from any angle
      • 6 channel music switch controls inside & outdoor areas inside built ins
      • Open pass through & granite bar to the kitchen
      • Corner windows overlooking the back garden
      • Built-in speakers
      • California wood shutters
      • Chestnut coloured hardwood floors
      • Halogen lighting
      • Crown mouldings
      • Airy & open to keep eye on kids, or catch the game when cooking

      Office/5th bedroom

      • Large picture windows overlooking the front garden
      • Chestnut coloured hardwood floors
      • Nicely tucked away from the rest of the house off the front foyer, can close door on work, or to get down to work! Great for kids homework too.

      2 Piece Powder Room

      • Custom vanity
      • Kohler sink & toilet
      • Crown mouldings
      • Porcelain tiled floors
      • Ideal location for privacy, away from main areas

      Mud/Laundry Room

      • Built-in cabinets for all your laundry supplies
      • Built-in Whirlpool Duet washer/dryer plus sink
      • Side door walk-out to the front & back garden
      • Direct entrance to garage
      • Double closet
      • Heated porcelain tiled floors
      • “Modern Must have” for any size family – to peel off hats, coats & boots, set down groceries, hide sports gear

      Second Floor

      Open Landing

      • Overlooks the main floor
      • Airy and bright from the stunning skylight radiating light down to main level!
      • Linen closet
      • Wainscotting & halogen pot lights
      • Hardwood floors

      Master Bedroom Deluxe Suite

      • Double door entry
      • Wall to wall windows in octagonal sitting area
      • Walk-in closet with built-ins
      • Crown mouldings
      • Broadloom
      • Halogen lights

      5 Piece Master Ensuite

      • Redesigned by Jennifer Flores of Rambling Renovators 2012
      • Spa like oversized corner Whirlpool soaker tub
      • Tempered glass enclosed shower
      • Custom Double vanity with Caesar stone counters
      • Stunning lighting, mirrors, & window coverings
      • Kohler sink & toilet
      • Crown mouldings
      • Marble floors

      Second Bedroom

      • Walk-in closet
      • Broadloom
      • Large casement windows overlooking the front yard
      • Own ensuite – great for in-law/guests

      3 Piece Ensuite Bath

      • Redesigned by Jennifer Flores of Rambling Renovators 2012
      • Mosaic tiled marble floors & countertops
      • Huge glass enclosed shower with rainhead & thermostatic valve
      • Heavy duty roller glass shower door
      • Custom vanity
      • Kohler sink & toilet

      Third Bedroom

      • Double closet
      • Broadloom
      • Large casement windows overlooking the front yard

      Fourth Bedroom

      • Double closet
      • Broadloom
      • Picture window

      4 Piece Family Bath

      • Redesigned by Jennifer Flores of Rambling Renovators 2012
      • Custom vanity & linen closet
      • Marble floors & counters
      • Mosaic tile walls & soaker tub
      • Picture window fwith custom roman blind

      Lower Level

        • An outstanding huge open spaces for your family to have fun & relax!
        • There is a large utility/storage room with a built-in work bench area for creative or handy ones.
        • Roughed-in plumbing for an additional bathroom

        Recreation/Games Room

        • Gas fireplace & mantle
        • Broadloom
        • Halogen lighting
        • Above grade windows overlooking the back & front gardens
        • Under-stair storage closet
        • Large cold cellar – ideal for the wine connoisseur of the family
        • Space for pool table, ping pong, big screen theatre, toys, another bedroom..

        Mechanical systems:

        • Hi efficiency quality forced air gas Bryant furnace & central air conditioning
        • Security system
        • Indoor-outdoor built-in speaker system
        • Sprinkler system
        • Aprilaire humidifier
        • Central vacuum (with sweep inlet in kitchen)
        • Heated in-ground Betz pool & full systems

        Islington Heights Neighbourhood!

        Tee off at the renowned Islington Golf club practically in your backyard! Great community spirit in a sought after school district, and nature enthusiasts dream nearby some of the best parks, hiking trails and recreational activities!

        This coveted enclave of prestigious homes is in a beautiful mature and convenient west-end “old city of Etobicoke” neighbourhood that continues to flourish with a great deal of investment by builders & buyers growing the neighbourhood.

        Excellent school district! Rosethorn Junior School, Humber Valley Village Junior Middle School, Newly renovated St. Gregory Catholic School, Etobicoke Collegiate, , as well as many popular private (Kingsway College) and alternative schools.

        Shopping a plenty! The Islington Village shopping district on Dundas Street has an upscale tone with a small town feel. Humbertown is easy to reach.

        A golf lover’s paradise! In addition to The Islington Golf Club, St. George’s Golf & Country Club, Lambton Golf & Country Club, Scarlett Woods Golf Course, Weston Golf & Country Club are all just a short distance.

        Plenty of lush parks surround! Nearby beautiful Rosethorn Park (3 tennis courts & children's playground), Islington Heights Park & The Mimico Creek wind their way through the centre of this picturesque neighbourhood all the way down to Lake Ontario & The Martin Goodman Trail.

        Well served by the TTC. Bus service on Islington, Rathburn & Kipling connect passengers to stations on the Bloor-Danforth subway line. The Kipling station also provides service to the Go Transit Line.

        Drive downtown in approximately 20 minutes! Nearby on-ramps to Highway 401 or 427 connects to all of Toronto's major highways & Pearson Airport. Works well for those with offices in Mississauga.

        Excerpts from Toronto Neighbourhoods www.torontoneighbourhoods.net

        Offered at $1,599,999.

        Schools available for residents of 54 Bywood Drive

        Check for your house number!

        Former Municipality Street Name Street Number Range Elementary Intermediate Secondary
        Etobicoke Bywood Dr All Numbers Rosethorn JS   Humber Valley Village JMS  Etobicoke CI