Exquisite classic family home nestled on Dawlish Avenue, a premier street in Lawrence Park. This handsome 5 bedroom home has immense curb appeal and a stunning garden on a 50 X 150 ft. Inspired by the beauty and romance of France, the striking style, incredible attention to detail and design in every room of this home, creates the perfect balance of elegance and comfort. A treasure!
Refined finishes, carefully crafted millwork and stunning architectural details, include beautiful floor to ceiling archways, a grand staircase, elegant French windows and doors – and 5 fireplaces!
Filled with sunlight, this gracious living room centers on a jewel-like antique marble mantel and a wood burning fireplace. An elegant yet comfortable place to entertain!
From the main hall through an impressive arched entrance, the formal dining room has an inviting yet dramatic décor. Padded silk walls, antique fireplace and beautiful south facing windows radiate warmth and hospitality. Bon appetite!
The French Country Kitchen boasts not only a wonderful butcher block island but a well-designed desk and computer area. Plus a noteworthy bar and entrance area to outdoor dining. A chef’s dream!
The inviting Family room enhances the main level with a beautiful view of a magical parterre garden. Featuring a wood burning fireplace with a handsome wood mantel and stone surround, this is a great place for the family to gather and cozy up next to the fire with a favourite book or TV show! Note the custom designed French door windows with elegant wrought iron Juliette trim.
Family living continues upstairs and includes a master suite and ensuite, 2 generously sized bedrooms, a family bath and a Library with a wood burning fireplace.
Set aside from the family bedrooms and overlooking the beautiful garden, this serene master suite invites quiet, relaxing moments in front of a splendid marble wood burning fireplace. The 5-piece ensuite bath with double sink vanity, marble countertops, separate steam shower, soaker tub with marble surround and a private dressing room is your personal spa retreat.
The second bedroom enjoys lovely views of the front garden, double closet, and is large enough to accommodate a desk or study area. A delightful sun-filled child’s room built for growing and dreaming!
The third bedroom boasts a wall of closets, broadloom and morning sunshine – perfect for early risers!
The second floor Den, offers a winning combination of exquisite millwork in the cabinetry and built-in desk. A quiet retreat in front of the fire or a perfect place for “young scholars”!
This area is built for Family Fun! Here, you’ll find a large recreation room with natural sunlight shining through the above grade windows, engineered wood flooring, inglenook with a games table and gas fireplace, a fabulous Billiards room, laundry and powder rooms, and a substantial custom wine cellar.
This acclaimed and sophisticated Lawrence Park home is exceptional in design, décor, and location. Brilliantly and meticulously maintained, it has been cherished by every owner since 1919. Completely rebuilt by the current residents in a unique and chic style, it remains the jewel and crown of how Lawrence Park was meant to be and a wonderful “up to date” plan for active Family lifestyles!
Welcome and enjoy both the home and the private parterre garden and terraces. Even Astroturf – no lawn to mow!
This property has been sold. To learn about other properties like this, please contact Janice Rennie at (416) 925-9191.