Welcome to 156 Willow Farm Lane, a stunning six bedroom executive home with six washrooms situated within the prestigious Hills of St. Andrews neighbourhood of Aurora.
Exuding curb appeal, and nestled on a prestigious tree-lined street, this home showcases a gorgeous stone exterior; a triple car garage; a stone walkway and steps to a covered front porch with exterior decor columns, an upper faux balcony with wrought iron railing, and a stately entry door with sidelights; as well as beautifully landscaped gardens. The landscaping continues to the backyard, is quite extensive, and includes armor stones; a cut stone patio and deck surrounding an in-ground pool and hot tub; as well as perennials and shrubs. This fully fenced outdoor oasis is also lined with majestic trees, which gives it wonderful privacy.
The home is filled with outstanding appointments, which include hardwood flooring; marble-tiled floors; curved hardwood staircases with wrought iron pickets and carpets runner to both the main and upper levels (there are secondary staircases to these levels, as well); pot lighting and exquisite chandeliers; extensive millwork (trims, baseboards, crown moldings, and wainscoting); oversized windows (many with California shutters) for abundant natural lighting and wonderful outdoor views; as well as upgraded knobs on the interior doors.
The foyer is open to above, and off this reception area is a walk-in coat closet; a powder room that is also accessible from the kitchen and family areas; as well as a French door entry into a turret-shaped home office with a waffled ceiling and a built-in wall unit. The formal living and dining rooms are open to each other, with French doors between them for semi-privacy; while the family room has a wood burning fireplace with stone hearth and floor-to-ceiling facade. This space additionally features a walk-out to the backyard, as well as a secondary hardwood staircase with carpet runner to the upper level. The main level also has a sunken laundry room with front load washer and dryer, closet and cabinetry storage, as well as access to a mudroom that has a secondary front entry door, garage access, and the secondary staircase to the lower level.
The custom gourmet kitchen showcases granite counters and tumbled marble back splashes; a centre island with vegetable sink, gas cook top, and glass panelled doors on one side; cabinetry with extended molded uppers, a large pantry, and under mount lighting; two stainless steel built-in wall ovens; as well as a fridge and dishwasher panelled to blend with the cabinetry, and a microwave cabinet with vertical lift door. Its adjacent breakfast area is turret-shaped, and has a garden door walk-out to the backyard.
The main upper level staircase leads directly to the master bedroom, which has a double door entry and is quite generously sized. This personal space features two double closet, one which is a walk-in with organizers; and a double door entry into a stunning ensuite washroom that overlooks the backyard. This ensuite features privacy blinds on its windows; a custom vanity with double basins and a granite counter; an oversized marble-tiled shower with his-and-her hand-held showers; and a soaker tub with granite surround.
The five remaining bedrooms are all very spacious - with the second, third, fifth, and sixth bedrooms all featuring double closets. The third bedroom additionally features a 3-pc ensuite washroom, while the fourth bedroom comes with a wall-to-wall closet with double doors, and has its own private access to a 5-pc washroom shared with the second bedroom. This level has a 4-pc washroom for the convenience of the fifth and sixth bedrooms, and also features a large double linen closet, as well as a built-in desk by the secondary staircase for home office or study use.
The finished lower comes with plenty of storage space, which includes a tiled walk-in pantry and wine cellar with wood shelves and wine racks, a linen closet and a double coat/storage closet, and a double door entry into a combined mechanical/ storage/workshop area. There is also a 2-pc powder room on this level, as well as a massive recreation area with engineered hardwood flooring, pot lighting, above grade windows, and a walk-up to the backyard.
Just minutes away from prestigious St. Andrew’s College, this home is also within the catchment areas of Aurora Heights Public School, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School, and St. Maximillian Kolbe Catholic High School; as well as Devins Drive and Lester B. Pearson Public Schools, St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School, and Aurora High School for their French Immersion programs.
Nearby neighbourhood features include a conservation area with nature trails, St. Andrew’s Shopping Centre, big box plazas, and the Aurora GO Station - while numerous golf courses and access to Hwy 404 are just short drives away.
For more information, contact Caroline Baile, of Royal LePage Your Community Realty, Brokerage, at (905) 727-3154.
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