Open House. Sunday
April 28, 2024 2:00 - 4:00 PM
70 Dufferin Road, New Edinburgh

What happens when two of Ottawa's top architects, Routeburn and Hobin, collaborate with one of Ottawa's top builders Guy French? The result is one of the most remarkable Brownstones the City has ever seen, situated in one of its most historic locations. At first glance one intuitively understands they're in the presence of something different. »cont'd

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OPEN HOUSE : Sunday April 28th, 2024 2:00 - 4:00 PM
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Whether it's the towering south facing glass wall that radiates light throughout the home or the unencumbered views overlooking the Governor General's grounds. New York's Central Park has nothing on this. Residents here are in the know: there is no better neighbourhood in which to thrive in the nation's capital than New Edinburgh. The city's top schools are walking-close, while a scenic commute by bike, car, or on foot to Global Affairs and Parliament make every day extraordinary. Convenient amenities are minutes away in Beechwood Village. What a place to live and grow.

Whether the city's elite or the little ones' soccer club; a front door set back from the laneway provides a discreet, intimate entrance for guests and residents alike. First steps inside confirm that this home has been designed with scale and great proportions - nothing but the best from Ottawa's finest craftsmen. Approximately 4,000 square feet of impeccably maintained space is spread over 5 floors. Take note of the architectural details - you won't see anything else like it. Opposite the glass wall; an open to above curved mezzanine and hardwood staircase feel grand without being pretentious - first impressions count. Not to mention a private, luxurious elevator to every floor and garage access are welcome features on this level.

Before heading upward to maximize on the views in the grand entertainment areas, Guests will revel in the autonomous space that may be just for them. A cozy gas fireplace framed by built-ins beckons in the family room: you've just landed in the perfect zone to unwind at the end of the day. Don't miss the bright bedroom/den in addition to a well-turned-out full bath. Extend the space during summer months, large patio doors to the back garden lead to a covered terrace and verdant outdoor oasis. But wait - the outdoor spaces get even better.

Upstairs, an open grand room exceeds all hosting expectations - a fireplace with commanding mantle grounds this locale. This is where good conversations and even greater ideas are born. Every gathering feels special with the stunning grounds of Rideau Hall as your backdrop. Luckily Ottawa benefits from four splendid seasons to which you get a front row seat.

If ample space is the prerequisite to an epic evening, then the adjacent dining room answers in spades. Never worry about a last minute arrival. Proximity to the kitchen leaves hosting tasks a breeze, but keeps the mess out of sight. On your way to the kitchen, a convenient butler's pantry boasts a sink and ample storage. Use it as a coffee corner when not entertaining - mornings have never looked so good!

Natural light fills the heart of home: an open kitchen and eat-in space where conversation, pre-work and post-school routines merge effortlessly. Chef's delight in this kitchen, where warm tones meet functional needs. Meal prep is effortless with granite countertops, plenty of storage, a gas cooktop and oversized fridge. Pendant lights illuminate a hard-working island: use it for coffee on the go, or aperitivo hour while guests await the main meal.

The next of several private terraces makes a case for barbecue season and alfresco dining during summer months. Patio doors off the dine-in area emphasize home's optimal orientation and bathe meal time in natural light during winter months. Don't forget to look up - skylights above lead to the third level. Here, find three bedrooms, each its own spacious retreat thanks to a great contemporary layout and individual full bath ensuites. Laundry is a smart second floor perk.

Overlooking quiet treetops, multiple floor to ceiling windows in the primary suite yield peaceful evenings and calm mornings. A fireplace anchors the space and offers winter evening indulgence. Echoing the curved architecture throughout, two walk-in closets and an ensuite branch off a small rotunda. The sweeping ensuite with soaker tub and oversize walk-in shower with multiple jets makes a strong bid for "me-time"- it will be hard to resist. Luxe finishings like glass vessel sinks on a sleek double vanity round out this sky-lit space.

Hosts will love the impressive rooftop terrace for its fireworks-ready view and stunning vista - a special treat that is only found in the best parts of the city. Westward; enjoy epic sunsets and the Gatineau Hills. Southward; the city skyline and Parliament Hill are in view. Back inside, those who work from home will love the secluded and naturally-lit space.

You'll see all kinds of potential in the multi-tasking lower level - with high ceilings, pot lights, large windows and carpet underfoot; choose how it can best serve you. Whether as another office, or rec room for kids, this area meets all needs and then some. Sweetening the deal is plenty of additional storage.

This distinguished address in New Edinburgh offers a flawless foundation in which to grow. Family-friendly activities are at every corner - visit historic sites, discover the Rideau Falls and bike paths on weekends. Minutes to the best schools, proximity to Beechwood, the Byward Market and amenities, everyone reaps the benefits of an exceptional home. This one is not to miss - arrange for your private confidential viewing today!

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Room Dimensions

Foyer Main 14'11" x 12'8"
Family Room Main 21'5" x 13'10"
Bedroom/Study Main 13'0" x 12'1"
Bath 4pc Main 12'1" x 5'3"
Living Room Second 21'10" x 20'0"
Dining Room Second 16'11" x 15'2"
Kitchen Second 13'0" x 11'5"
Eating Area Second 13'7" x 10'1"
Pantry Second 5'11" x 4'10"
Bath 2pc Second 5'11" x 5'0"
Primary Bedroom Third 20'0" x 13'9"
Walkin Third 7'11" x 5'11"
Walkin Third 8'3" x 7'10"
Ensuite 6pc Third 15'8" x 10'10"
Laundry Room Third 7'7" x 6'8"
Bedroom Third 14'0" x 9'4"
Ensuite 4pc Third 7'10" x 4'11"
Bedroom Third 19'4" x 10'3"
Ensuite 4pc Third 9'4" x 4'11"
Office Fourth 20'6" x 7'6"
Rooftop Terrace Fourth 21'10" x 20'0"
Utility Room Lower 10'9" x 5'4"
Store Room Lower 28'7" x 16'6"
Recreation Room Lower 21'4" x 14'6"