Tucked away, elevated at the end of a picturesque cul-de-sac sits this superb waterfront residence that offers serene water views at every turn. Located in an established neighbourhood, the charming community captures the appeal of a tranquil, family setting with amenities close in hand.
From the first steps into the homes entrance, you are immediately drawn to the scenic vistas of the Rideau River. The light-filled foyer opens directly into the kitchen, with the main living areas situated beside. The elegant, functional layout allows for an abundance of natural light with water views from all principal rooms. Hardwood floors, recessed lighting and a neutral colour pallet add to the warm ambiance.
Into the formal living room and dining room, a spacious entertaining area is highlighted that spans from the front to the back of the home. Large windows maximize views and look onto the quiet streetscape, backyard and water. As you continue to the kitchen, an open living space connects to the neighbouring breakfast room and family room to allow for seamless family living. The kitchen is beautifully appointed and boasts floor-to-ceiling, soft close cabinetry, under cabinet lighting, quartz countertops, a modern backsplash, centre island and stainless steel appliances. Adjacent to this area is a casual breakfast room with a sliding door that leads to the deck and a sunken family room that integrates custom built-ins which flank the wood burning fireplace, mantle and raised hearth.
Concluding the main level is a two-piece powder room and a convenient laundry room/family entrance that provides interior access to the oversized two-car garage.
The second level of the home is separated into two distinctive areas. To the right of the staircase, a versatile loft is displayed that is perfect to be utilized as a home office or an informal living room. Continuing through this space is a sizeable, flexible bedroom that incorporates a dormer window with views of the backyard. On the adjacent side, three additional bedrooms are provided along with a family bathroom. In the master bedroom, his and her closets are featured as well as a four piece ensuite with his and her sinks and a glass enclosed shower.
As you continue downstairs, additional living space is found in the cozy recreation room and supplementary bedroom.
Outside, the backyard provides a wonderful extension of the home and offers warm western exposure and beautiful evening sunsets. Situated on approximately 135 ft of shoreline overlooking the Rideau River, you can simply relax and unwind amid the natural beauty. A spacious deck and pergola are featured along with lovely gardens, mature trees and a lower level patio that incorporates a dining area and firepit that is accessible to the dock level patio and water.
This move-in ready home offers a lovely waterfront setting and a family-friendly location for both you and your family to experience. Welcome home to 4008 Shirley Avenue.