A beautifully maintained three bedroom home situated within the well-established O’Neill neighbourhood of Oshawa, welcome to 551 Mary Street North.
Stone and perennial landscaping gives this two storey brick home wonderful curb appeal. Beyond the front door is a reception area finished with wainscoting - and to the left - the formal living room.
This elegant entertaining space is finished with hardwood flooring and has a gas fireplace surround by a white mantle. Its decorative plaster ceiling has curved transitions along the upper walls, and through the west-facing picture window are lovely front garden views.
The living room’s hardwood flooring continues across into the kitchen and its dining area - both which are finished with a box beam ceiling. The contemporary cabinetry has been updated with new drawer and door hardware, and the kitchen is complete with a stainless steel double under mount sink with a new high-end faucet, as well as newer stainless steel appliances. Complementing the cabinetry are quartz counters and subway-tiled back splashes; two glass-panel upper doors, as well as the peninsula’s lower display cabinets, have interior accent lighting; while pot, pendant, and under-cabinet lighting additionally brighten the kitchen’s work space.
The reception area’s wainscoting is continued along the walls of the hardwood staircase to its upper mid-landing - where an accent pot light complements the natural lighting through the east-facing staircase window. This level has cozy Berber broadloom in the hall, while hardwood flooring can be found in all three bedrooms.
The third bedroom features both a walk-in closet and a built-in wardrobe, as well a contemporary light fixture; the master bedroom has a mirrored insert on the door to its walk-in closet; and both the master bedroom and the second bedroom have ceiling fans as well as abundant natural lighting streaming through their west-facing windows.
Completing this level is a hallway linen closet, and a gorgeous 4-pc washroom. Luxuriously finished with a heated travertine-tiled floor, the travertine is continued along the lower base of the walls, and surrounds the jetted tub. This washroom also features a chandelier and pot lighting; a vanity with granite counter, vessel basin, and vanity sconces; as well as a corner acrylic shower with glass enclosure.
This home also features a detached single car garage; an interlocking driveway with parking for up to three vehicles; nine new exterior windows; a covered entrance with exterior decor columns; an updated screen door and fibreglass front door - as well as a professionally finished lower.
Featuring vinyl plank flooring throughout, pot lighting brightening the recreation area, while a half wall creates a separate space which is ideal as a study or office nook. Behind bi-fold doors is laundry room with a front load washer and dryer, as well as walls finished with wood paneling and vinyl planks; and the 2-pc washroom features a Euro-style vanity. In addition to ample storage space, along the north wall are built-in shelves, which when pushed open provide access to the tastefully hidden mechanical and utility room of the home.
Just off the lower staircase’s mid-landing is a walk-in pantry, and through a garden door walk-out is the three-season sunroom. Recently updated, this lovely space has vinyl plank flooring, and two sliding door walk-outs onto the patio area of backyard. Featuring new wood and chain link fencing, this nicely sized yard has been beautifully landscaped with perennials, is shaded by mature trees, and has gated access to the garage and the driveway.
Walking distance to schools, parks, and public transit - this home is also close to the Oshawa Golf and Curling Club, a shopping plaza, botanical gardens, as well as the city attractions of Parkwood Estate National Historic Site and Robert McLaughlin House - while the Oshawa Centre Mall, Durham College and UOIT (University of Ontario Institute of Technology), access to Hwys 401 and the 407, as well as Oshawa’s waterfront are all short drives away.
For more information, contact Angelo Pucci, of Sutton Group - Heritage Realty Inc., Brokerage, at (416) 627-4610.
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