Built circa 1912, this handsome red bricked Edwardian has been spectacularly renovated to create a sophisticated and thoroughly modern interior perfectly suited to contemporary living. Located on one of the most coveted streets in South-Riverdale, this rare 2.5-storey, 2,393 sq. ft. semi-detached home inspires gracious modern living with 4 bedrooms and 2 luxurious full baths over 4 fully finished floors. The open concept main floor is an entertainer’s dream with its stunning Somerset custom chef’s kitchen. Gleaming lacquered white cabinets are brilliantly set off with polished concrete countertops, glossy white tile backsplash, loads of pull out and oversized pantry drawers and top of line stainless steel appliances, including a showing stopping 6-Burner Wolf Gas Range. The open plan dining room has a built-in dry bar with twin under counter wine fridges perfect for intimate wine tastings, or boisterous dinner parties.
The sundrenched living room spans the full width of the back of the house with a window wall and oversized patio doors directly out to a raised deck leading down into a fully landscaped backyard oasis perfect for quiet moments of reflection and intimate dinners set against a mature garden. The master bedroom also spans the full width of the home on the second floor and has large double closets and floor to ceiling windows overlooking the beautiful landscaped backyard. An oversized and tastefully renovated 5-piece bathroom has a glorious free standing soaker tub, separate shower, double sink, vaulted ceiling skylight and heated floors. A 2nd bedroom at the front of the house is lined with built-in closets on three sides with conveniently stacked full size laundry and a bright and airy bay window overlooking the front garden. A large 3rd floor bedroom has high ceilings, skylight and fabulous wall to wall oversized patio doors leading out to a massive rooftop sundeck! With a private outdoor shower and expansive rooftop space this is the ideal retreat for peaceful early morning yoga or stunning sunsets with commanding south-west views of the city skyline up in the treetops.
The fully finished basement has hardwood floors throughout and a cozy family room perfect for movie nights or recreation space for the kids. A wall of closets provide more storage space. A modern 3-piece bath has a contemporary euro-style wall mount Duravit toilet and oversized shower with rain head and handheld wand. There’s extra storage tucked under the stairs and a 4th bedroom is perfect for weekend guests with another wall of closets for loads more storage. Located just a short walk to Queen Street and the best restaurants, cafes and shops of Leslieville, 186 De Grassi is a house you’ll be thrilled to call home!