Welcome to 1242 Oakhill Avenue, a beautifully maintained four bedroom home situated in a sought-after neighbourhood of North Oshawa’s Taunton community.
This Tribute-built home features a double car garage; a front yard landscaped with gardens beds and a stone walkway; as well as a covered front porch and entrance. The nicely sized backyard has also been landscaped with garden beds, has a fire pit, and a large deck for outdoor entertaining and enjoyment which has lattice and tall cedars on either side for privacy - while mature trees at the rear of the property provide privacy from the outdoor playing field of the nearby public school.
The main level showcases ceramic-tiled and laminate flooring; contemporary light fixtures; large windows for abundant natural lighting; a fresh, yet neutral colour palette; as well as open concept principal rooms.
The spacious, combined living and dining rooms offer plenty of formal entertaining space - and the relaxing family room features a ceiling fan, a gas fireplace surrounded by an elegant mantle, and a boldly coloured accent wall. The adjacent kitchen and its breakfast area are separated by a peninsula with counter seating - and the breakfast area also has a servery area with a built-in wine rack, and the walk-out to the backyard. Throughout these two spaces are beautiful stone countertops, and the kitchen additionally features white cabinetry with two glass-paneled upper accent doors; a subway tiled back splash; a double under mount sink; stainless steel appliances including oven with smooth cooktop, dishwasher, and double door fridge with bottom mount freezer; as well as direct access into the dining room for entertaining convenience.
The main level additionally features a coat closet off the living room, while off the foyer and reception hall is access to the garage; a powder room with pedestal sink; and carpeted staircases to the upper and lower level, with the upper level staircase finished with a hardwood railing.
The upper level features carpeting in the hallway and master bedroom; updated laminate flooring in the remaining three bedrooms; and two washrooms.
Just off the staircase’s upper landing is the main 4-pc washroom, which features a ceramic-tiled floor and bath/shower area, as well as a vanity with a modern vessel-style basin, while the linen closet is conveniently located right outside its door.
The second and third bedrooms have single closets, with the fourth bedroom having a double closet; the second and fourth bedrooms have ceiling fans; and the fourth bedroom additionally features a vaulted ceiling above its window with arched transom. The master bedroom is generously sized, and this retreat overlooks the backyard; has a ceiling fan and a very spacious walk-in closet; and its 4-pc ensuite washroom showcases ceramic finishes throughout, a soaker tub, a separate shower area with glass door, and a vanity with a vessel-style modern basin.
The lower level features great utility, entertaining, and living space. There is plenty of storage, including a large room that is combined with a laundry area; while the recreation area is finished with laminate flooring and pot lighting - and has a custom wet bar with a wood counter, tiled floor, and a built-in cabinet with glass upper display shelves.
This home is within the catchment areas of Norman G. Powers and Jeanne Sauvé (Fr. Imm) Public Schools; St. Kateri Tekakwitha and St. Christopher Catholic Elementary School (both have Fr. Imm); Maxwell Heights Secondary School and R. S. McLaughlin Collegiate and Vocational Institute (Fr. Imm); as well as Msgr. Paul Dwyer Catholic High and Father Leo J. Austin Catholic Secondary (Fr. Imm, Whitby) Schools.
Nearby amenities include public transit, Coldstream Park, as well as the SmartCentres North Oshawa I and II Shopping Plazas - while just a short drive away area access to Hwys 401 and the 407, Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, golf courses, and conservation areas.
For more information, contact Greg Shea, of Royal Heritage Realty Ltd., Brokerage, at (416) 432-9153.
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