Detached House For Sale in Calgary, Alberta
|Address||173 Elgin Estates Park SE|
|Size (AG)||2629 sq/ft|
|Lot Size||575 sq/metres|
|Courtesy Of||RE/MAX HOUSE OF REAL ESTATE|
AMAZING location backing directly to Inverness Pond with PANORAMIC views & gorgeous SUNSETS year round! This "True Luxury" Albi estate home offers a fully- developed walkout basement & ENORMOUS oversized double garage complete with epoxy floors, extra storage room & built-in workshop. Open concept main w/ 9ft ceilings, private den, 2-storey living room w/gas fireplace & large dining area. Chefs kitchen w/granite counters, extensive storage, pantry, island w/ bar seating & upgraded Bosch appliances. 3 beds, 2 baths, laundry & enormous bonus room upstairs. Master features vaulted ceilings, upgraded ensuite & ENORMOUS walk-in closet (over 100 sq ft!) complete w/ built-ins. WALKOUT basement offers rec room, insulated theatre room, wet bar/kitchenette, workout/flex room (could be made to a 4th bedroom), wine storage & full bath. Fenced & landscaped w/ upper deck, lower patio & direct pathway access. Too many features to list here: SEE LISTING AGENT WEBSITE for full details!
With an amazing location backing directly to Inverness Pond, this well-appointed estate home by Albi features the “True Luxury” line of finishes and boasts over 2,600 square feet of living space above grade plus a fully-developed walkout basement and an enormous oversized double car garage. Perfect for families who love spending time outdoors and appreciate quick access to amenities, this home offers direct access to the pond pathway and is just a short jaunt to nearby High Street for shops and dining. Panoramic views and amazing sunsets can be enjoyed year-round from each level of this fantastic family home.
At the entrance to the home, the formal foyer features tile floors for easy cleanup, a built-in bench and a large closet to keep shoes and jackets out of sight. For families entering through the garage, the tiled mudroom also has a large closet to keep things tucked out of the way.
Once inside, the quality of the home is apparent in the plentiful upgrades including shutter-style blinds and built-in ceilings speakers throughout. The open-concept main floor features 9’ ceilings, solid hardwood floors and many oversized windows that span across the rear of the home and provide picturesque views of Inverness Pond.
The expansive kitchen features custom shaker-style cabinetry complimented by an upgraded stone tile backsplash and granite countertops. The chef of the family will appreciate the ample counter space and amazing storage thanks to TONS of functionally designed cabinets including a number of cupboards and drawers, built-in wine racks and a spacious pantry. A large central island has bar seating for casual suppers and opens to the spacious designated dining area, which has plenty of room for a formal dining table to seat the entire extended family come holiday season.
A glass door allows for extra light into the kitchen and provides convenient access to the upper deck which is finished with glass guards so as not to obstruct the views of the pond beyond. Fully-equipped with a gas line for a BBQ, this is the best spot to dine outdoors and watch the amazing sunsets that are visible from thanks to the Northwest backyard exposure.
Back inside, the airy living room features SOARING vaulted ceilings that extend up to the second level above. Large windows all the way up allow for tons of natural light and open up the space, which centres on a modern gas fireplace with a stone surround and wood mantle.
Around the corner, a quiet front den has plenty of space for use as a home office with a glass door that can be closed for privacy from the primary living space. Conveniently, an elegant 2-piece powder room is located nearby.
Upstairs, the second floor features three large bedrooms, two full baths and a convenient upper laundry room with a folding counter and hanging rods for drying. Flooded with light through large windows, the huge bonus room overlooks the living room below and functions well as a secondary work space, sitting room, or family room.
The elegant master suite features soaring vaulted ceilings and a huge window for natural light. The upgraded 5-piece ensuite bath features heated tile floors, an extended vanity with built-in storage, dual undermount sinks, granite countertops, a drop-in soaker tub and fully-tiled walk-in shower with 10mm glass enclosure. The ENORMOUS wrap-around walk-in closet measures at over 100 sq ft, and comes complete with built-in shelving, drawers, hanging rods, a shoe rack and a window for natural light.
Both additional upper bedrooms are large, with generous closet space and quick access to the main 4-piece bath with heated tile floors, extended vanity, granite countertops and tub/shower combo.
Downstairs, the bright WALKOUT basement provides over 1,000 square feet of additional living space. Ideal for entertaining indoors and out, a spacious recreation room opens to a fully-loaded bar/kitchenette with granite countertops, shaker cabinetry and full-sized appliances including an undermount sink, fridge and dishwasher. Nearby, the custom-built wine cabinet offers glass French doors and plentiful storage for the wine enthusiast.
The existing fitness area or flex room offers hard-surface floors and large windows which would make the transformation to a 4th bedroom effortless. The nearby full bathroom features tile floors, a vanity with granite countertops and a tub/shower combo. Around the corner the home theatre room offers surround sound with extra insulation for noise.
At the exterior, this great family home offers a number of options for outdoor entertainment and relaxation. The covered lower patio has room for additional patio furniture with quick access to the included hot tub, while the upper deck area is the perfect spot to relax with a cup of coffee in the mornings or wine in the evenings, enjoying amazing panoramic views and sunsets year round. DIRECT ACCESS to Inverness pond means that walkers, runners and pet-owners have quick access to the walking paths that surround the water.
This fantastic family home comes with two high-efficiency furnaces, a 50-gallon hot water tank, water softener system, central vacuum, and a rough-in alarm system. The ENORMOUS oversized double attached garage is insulated, drywalled and painted, and comes complete with upgraded epoxy flooring and a built-in workspace with a stainless steel worksurface for hobbyists. An extra storage room is perfect for sports gear or larger items.
Well established, with loads of amenities, park space, and recreational options, McKenzie Towne is a fantastic neighbourhood for young professionals and families alike. The Towne Hall is home to a multi-use facility with a gymnasium and two multi-purpose rooms that can be booked for meetings or events. Organized drop-in classes, social groups and camps provide plenty of options and opportunities to get involved.
For those who appreciate proximity to amenities, this home is perfectly situated just minutes to transit, shops, and all of the amenities of McKenzie Towne’s High Street as well as Shoppers Drug Mart, Starbucks, and restaurants just a few blocks away. Nearby 130th Ave offers an additional multitude of shopping and dining options to add to the convenience of this location.
Located only minutes to the new South Health Campus, with quick access to major roadways like Deerfoot Trail and Stoney Trail, travel in and around the city is effortless.
Homes like this on the pond rarely come available, so book your private showing today!
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