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Located in quaint Waterdown, just 60 minutes drive from Downtown Toronto, this updated 3+1 bedroom, 4 bath home has plenty of room for everyone.
Here, you’ll find the best of all worlds. Those with kids will appreciate the spacious bedrooms – large enough to see children from toddlerhood to the teenage years and beyond. The principal bedroom has a walk-in closet and an ensuite, so you can get ready for the day on your own time. Plus, all the bathrooms on the main and second floor have been redone.
The open concept kitchen and dining room with access to the beautiful backyard oasis, is perfect for entertaining. The heart of the home has fabulous finishes like granite counters, gas stove, herringbone tile backsplash, a wall of pantry cabinets, island with wine storage, built-in desk, recessed lighting and crown moulding. The gleaming hardwood floors were refinished in 2018, the same year that new laminate flooring was placed in the main floor laundry room and the basement.
The living room with functioning wood-burning fireplace, family room and downstairs rec room mean there is more than enough space to hang out, even with friends over. Though for most of the summer, you’ll find everyone outside. The backyard with mature gardens and heated, in-ground pool is like having your own private resort. The garden shed/pool house makes for the perfect change room to minimize traffic from the pool to the house. The patio has a gas BBQ hookup, and plenty of space to eat, lounge, and dine.
Downstairs, there is space to create a 4th bedroom along with a large recreation area. Media room, games room or multipurpose hangout zone, what you do here is up to you. And, there is additional storage in the utility room and a cold room!
5 Things We Love
- Heated inground pool and a lush backyard oasis with mature gardens. Garden/pool shed makes an excellent changing room.
- The kitchen is the heart of this home. With granite counters, island with wine storage, a wall of pantry cabinets, and built-in desk, this large open concept kitchen dining area is perfect for family get-togethers.
- Renovated bathrooms with a modern feel.
- Bonus basement rec room and potential 4th bedroom.
- A lot of unsexy money has already been spent here too. The sellers have replaced the windows & utilities, roof, driveway and front walk-up, invested in high-end pool equipment, and more!
Life here is the perfect mix of small-town charm and urban accessibility. This is the kind of place where you run into people you know at the grocery store. The home is located in a quiet enclave of well kept detached homes the west part of the quaint, charming and historic village of Waterdown.
Not far from the historic downtown core, you’re close to boutique shops and restaurants (Local favourites include Tea at the White House, American House, The Coachmen, and Magnolia House Spa). Conveniently, the new shops and restaurants at Clappison’s Corner including Canadian Tire, Walmart, Rona, LCBO, and more are also just 5 minutes drive.
This neighbourhood boasts excellent schools within walking distance. Your home is located in the Guy Brown elementary catchment – this recently rebuilt top choice offers french immersion. Guy Brown is located one street over on Braeheid and can be accessed via a catwalk between Royaledge and Braeheid (2 min walk). Waterdown District High School and the YMCA are just 10 minutes walk.
Waterdown has an abundance of parks, green space, walking trails…and even a waterfall! There is a neighbourhood park and soccer field 1 block away. The surrounding neighbourhood is also connected with a walking trail (also 1 block away accessible on Riley). You’re minutes from Memorial Park which is a family haven: it has a winter skating loop, playground, skate park, splash pads, basketball court and baseball diamonds. Plus there are over a dozen golf courses within 20 km radius!
For those commuting to larger centres, it’s a 13-minute drive to Aldershot GO station. Waterdown is right in the middle of the Hamilton and Burlington 403 highway exits which makes it easy to travel to larger shopping malls, the movie theatre and a wider variety of restaurants, all within a 15 min drive. Need to head to downtown TO for meetings? Union Station is a one hour drive.