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125 Toronto Street, Barrie, ON

Blog by Robert & Matthew Johnston | January 20th, 2014

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Overflowing with warmth and charm, welcome to this beautifully updated home located steps from Barrie’s vibrant downtown core and resort-like waterfront district. Experience the fine dining, boutique shopping, cultural attractions and waterfront festivals that draw thousands of tourists to our region every year—all minutes from your front door. This all brick, 1.5 storey home is nestled on an approximate 50’ x 131’ lot with mature trees and landscaping. A covered front porch and well established perennial beds create lovely curb appeal and the inground sprinkler system will keep the lawn green all summer long. This home is the perfect combination of modern updates and original charm. Offering spacious and sunny principal rooms and several updates throughout, this is a house you will be proud to entertain in. From the soaring 9’ ceilings overhead to the gleaming hardwood floors underfoot, this home will invite you in and wrap you in its’ warmth. Entertain guests or relax with family in this bright and cheery living room. A cozy gas fireplace, with brick surround, acts as the focal point of the space. A large window and sconce lighting brighten the room. Double French doors lead to the separate formal dining room. A classic light fixture adds elegance to the space while the large window provides lots of natural light. This home has been freshly painted in a pleasing colour palette throughout for your convenience. The nicely updated kitchen is sure to please the family chef with ceramic floors, warm-toned cabinetry and ample counter space. A walkout leads to the back deck, handy for barbecuing, and with easy access to the dining room, the host or hostess is never far from the fun. The main floor offers 2 family bedrooms, both generously sized. Hardwood floors and a neutral colour palette extend through to the family bedrooms which are served by the main 4 pc bath. The upper level offers two additional bedrooms, served by a second 4 pc bath. Sloped rooflines add architectural interest to the bedrooms, which also feature neutral broadloom and lots of natural light. Don’t need 4 bedrooms? One would make a great playroom for the kids or the perfect home office—with 4 bedrooms, you have options. A full unspoiled lower level offers additional room to grow—finish to suit your personal needs. Additional updates include a newer gas furnace 2013, renovated kitchen and most of the windows. A walkout from the kitchen leads to the backyard. Mature trees not only provide shade and privacy, but also a safe haven for a variety of birds. This backyard features a deck with steps down to a patio and lots of room to run. A garden shed is handy for storage and a fenced off area would be perfect for the family dog or to plant the vegetable garden you always wanted. This home is in absolute move-in condition. Bright and cheery and ready for a new owner!