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1095 Dalkab Crescent, Innisfil, ON

Blog by Robert & Matthew Johnston | April 15th, 2016

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Tucked away on over 3 acres, surrounded by towering trees , in the exclusive enclave known as South Shore Woods, sits 1095 Dalkab Crescent; the epitome of casual elegance and sophistication. Located in the growing Township of Innisfil, this location offers easy access to the City of Barrie, Highway 400 and some of the best recreational facilities in our region. Just steps to Lake Simcoe, this location is also just minutes from Friday Harbour, a 600 acre resort community currently under development, encompassing a 1,000 slip marina, 200 acre nature preserve, groomed hiking trails, 18 hole golf course and gourmet restaurants and boutique shops of the Marina Village complex. With so much to offer, Friday Harbour is poised to become the new heart of cottage country. No detail has been overlooked in the design of this home, with something to please every member of the family. Quality finishings, a thoughtful design and true attention to detail combine to create a house that is warm, inviting and the definition of a “dream home”. 7,000 square feet of well appointed living space awaits as you step inside. Absolutely immaculate and the perfect place to raise your family. Sitting on over 3 acres, against a backdrop of mature trees, this home has exceptional curb appeal. Set back nicely from the road, the long driveway with turnaround, and the triple car garage, with lift for a 4th car and inside entry to both levels, offers ample parking for family and friends. The inground sprinkler system keeps the lawn and gardens lush all season long. A stone walkway leads to the covered double door front entry. Decorative glass inserts, and upper Palladium window allow sunlight to bathe the grand foyer. Decorative pillars frame the foyer featuring ceramic tiles, laid on the diagonal, up graded light fixtures and neutral décor. Custom pillars at the entrance to the sunken Great Room match the design of the grand fireplace. The sunken Great room is truly the heart of this home, and with its’ central location, is sure to become the favourite gathering place for family and friends. A wall of windows not only draws your eyes outside to the trees but also upwards to the crown moulding, pot lights and soaring ceiling. The focal point of the space is the floor to ceiling, cultured stone, remote controlled gas fireplace with decorative mantle, flanked by custom built-in shelves; smart and attractive storage for all of your books, collectibles and audio visual equipment. Gleaming hardwood floors grace the space and continue through to both the main floor office and separate formal dining room. The office is the ideal space for the work at home executive with custom built in storage, pot lights and crown moulding. Even laundry won’t seem like such a chore in this fabulous laundry room complete with long folding counter, lots of cabinets and ceramic floor. Formal meals are easily enjoyed in the gracious dining room. Decorative trim and crown moulding gives a traditional feel to the space that is complemented by the contemporary light fixture. Spacious enough for your most special get togethers, this space maintains an cozy, intimate feel. Stylish and functional, this kitchen is a chef’s delight. Luxurious granite countertops coordinate beautifully with the creamy white cabinetry and easy care ceramic floors. A custom panel conceals the fridge and the tiled backsplash creates a seamless transition from counter to cabinet. The large centre island offers additional storage and workspace. The rich wood cabinetry is also used in the built-in armoire that houses the wine-rack and cookbook shelf. Your fine china is beautifully displayed in the built-in hutch and casual meals are easily enjoyed at the breakfast bar. Pot lights, under and over cabinet lighting and pendant lights brighten your entire workspace. State of the art built-in appliances including the cooktop, double ovens, warming oven, microwave, dishwasher and fridge are included and you will certainly appreciate the convenience of a touch sensitive kitchen faucet. Bright and cheery, the breakfast room overlooks the backyard and features an upgraded light fixture and walkout to both the screened in porch and the patio/rear yard. Two powder rooms are also offered on the main level. At the end of the day, there is no better escape than this 2-storey master suite. This private retreat features a double sided gas fireplace, with cultured stone surround, custom, remote-controlled blinds, a walk-out to the patio and rear yard and a walk-in closet. If the closet doesn’t provide enough storage space, there is no need to worry. A private staircase leads from the master bedroom to the incredible lower level dressing room, complete with built-ins, chandelier and separate cedar closet. This space could easily be converted to a nursery, exercise space or just a space for reading or quiet reflection. The master bedroom is served by a sumptuous ensuite. Soak in the jet tub as you watch the flickering flames in the fireplace or your favourite television program on the wall-mounted flat screen or enjoy the walk-in tiled shower with dual shower heads and glass block windows. His and her vanities means you have your own space on those busy weekday mornings and extensive ceramics are featured throughout. The extra wide main hallway boasts a fabulous servery that will come in handy when entertaining. Complete with wet bar, glass upper cabinets, wine fridge and stone backsplash, this is every host or hostess’ s dream. The second family bedroom on the main floor features neutral broadloom, a large closet and is served by a full 4 pc ensuite with Mirolin enclosure. Natural gas heat and central air conditioning ensures your comfort. Two additional bedrooms, each with their own ensuites and huge closets, are offered on the lower level and are perfect for overnight guests, extended family or your teens. Neutral carpet graces the bedrooms and continues throughout the lower level. The lower level has been perfectly finished with family fun in mind. With both a games room and a rec room there is lots of space for friends and family. Arched doorways, upgraded light fixtures and pot lights show true attention to detail throughout. A quick snack or beverage is easily prepared in the kitchenette with dark cabinets, full sized fridge and ample counter space. This would make great hobby area as well with tiled floor and frosted glass storage cabinet. The sommelier of the family will fall in love with the wine cellar where custom cedar racking provides storage for over 800 bottles. A wine tasting party isn’t your thing? What about movie night? This home boasts a fabulous media room that will be the envy of all of your friends—complete with “theatre style” double swing doors and remote controlled lighting. Take in this year’s “Best Picture” on the big screen in the privacy of your own home. A walkout from the kitchen leads to this incredible screened in porch. Perfect for entertaining, this space boasts the third fireplace featured in the home and offers a walkout to the yard. A stone pathway meanders around the home and leads to the garden shed tucked amongst the trees. With over 3 acres to explore, the family dog will be in heaven! Beautifully landscaped and lots of privacy, this is the perfect place to enjoy all that Mother Nature has to offer!