Stunning mid century modern property, totally immersed in the Gatineau hills forest. Architect Wheeler skilfully made the rooms merge with the landscape, blurring interior and exterior lines. Enjoy all 4 seasons unfold before you with delight, admire spectacular vistas and unspoiled sunsets from the comfort of this stylish and unique home.
The STORY behind the propertyArchitect William Stranks designed the original house enjoyed by one single owner until 2011. The existing timeless home was built as a labour of love by its present owner with the design of architect Wheeler & Associates. Both shared the same appreciation for this property's overall character in sync with the natural beauty and quietude of its surroundings and worked their magic in updating it for today's special needs of intimacy and functionality. This mid-century modern masterpiece is sold together with 2.5 acres of private forest with trail #7 of the Gatineau hills at its door step. Key features
*Simple, clean and elegant design
*Classical references combined with modern elements
*Complete open concept feel.
*Tour de force of architectural acrobatics merging the interior with the landscape. Different elevations to look at offer different amazing vistas and full enjoyment of unspoiled sunsets.
*Master suite on a private level for tranquility and comfort featuring its own patio and en suite bathroom totally immersed into nature.
*A magical and impressive original stone fireplace is the anchor of the living space offering ultimate coziness
*Gorgeous kitchen with natural wood cabinets, gas range offering professional performance, and island with room for seating and food prep.
*Dining room with long table, great light and vistas to hang around for long conversations
*A lounge providing entertaining venues and relaxation by the fireplace
*A TV room for family entertainment
*Private trails for hiking, snow shoeing, cross country skying or mountain biking beckons the outdoor enthusiast.
*Easy access to all amenities, downtown Ottawa and Ottawa Intl. airport.
*With its exceptional bucolic location and its 2.5 acres of forest offers an unparalleled QUALITY OF LIFE where peace of mind and privacy are assured.
Included in the sale
All five appliances.
Assessment, taxes and other costs
- Municipal taxes $3,298
- School taxes $666
- Municipal Building Evaluation $154,300
- Municipal Land Evaluation $174,700
- Total Municipal Evaluation $329,000
- Evaluation Year 2017