Welcome to 304 Strachan Street, a beautiful 4+1 bedroom detached home situated within an exceptional lakeshore community of southwest Port Hope.
A showcase of charming curb appeal, this home has a tiered stone walkway to a covered concrete front porch lined with shrubs and perennials; exterior window shutters; and gingerbread detailing. At the rear of the home, is an attached double car garage that is accessible from a rear lane, as well as a private backyard that has a patio area with perennial gardens.
The main level has a great open concept design and ease of flow for entertaining, and features luxury wide plank laminate flooring; tiled flooring laid on the diagonal; large windows with California shutters; contemporary light fixtures; upgraded trims and baseboards; as well as rounded corners.
The living room, formal dining room, and the kitchen area are all quite spacious - with the dining room enjoying a south facing exposure and additionally brightened by a metal chandelier; the living room has both a north and a west facing exposure, as well as track lighting and classic light fixtures; while the kitchen and breakfast area are illuminated by modern semi-flush lights, as well as pendant lights above the peninsula. The kitchen also showcases white cabinetry with modern hardware and lots of storage, plus the complementary storage of an adjacent walk-in pantry; stone counters and a subway-tiled back splash; seating at the peninsula; as well as a stainless steel double under mount sink, built-in microwave and dishwasher, range with smooth surface cooktop and dual ovens, and a French door fridge with bottom mount freezer - and the sliding door walk-out to the backyard is found off this space, as well.
The main level additionally features a double coat closet in the foyer; a bonus room that can be a dedicated home office; a powder room with a pedestal sink; a laundry room with closet and cabinet storage, front load washer and dryer, as well as access to the garage - while to the upper level is a dark stained hardwood staircase with the classic accents of white risers and spindles.
The upper level features hardwood flooring and California shutters throughout, a sitting area at the north end of the hallway, four bedrooms, and two washrooms.
The main 4-pc washroom features a tiled bath area and floor tiles laid on the diagonal; the second, third, and fourth bedrooms all have ample closet space; while the second and third bedrooms also feature ceiling fans. The master bedroom enjoys a south-facing exposure, has a ceiling fan and a papered accent wall, while its 4-pc ensuite washroom features a tiled bath area and floor tiles laid on the diagonal, as well as providing access to the bedroom’s walk-in closet.
The lower level staircase is carpeted to its mid-landing, with the rest of the stairs dark stained hardwood. This level is beautifully developed, showcasing high quality laminate flooring, pot lighting, upgraded trims and baseboards, as well as oversized basement windows. There is also two storage closets (one is a walk-in); a large unfinished storage and furnace room with a utility sink; a very spacious bedroom with a double closet and space for a sitting area or computer desk; as well as a 3-pc washroom with Victorian-style black and white tiled flooring, a glass shower with tiled walls and rainfall and hand-held shower heads, and a modern vanity with stone counter. The recreation area has two distinct spaces - the first room ideal as a play or a sitting area, while the adjacent room makes a great family media area - and just off this media room is a bonus room with a sliding glass door that is well-suited as a fitness area, yoga studio, or as a hobby room.
This home is within the catchment areas of Ganaraska Trail and Dr. Ms Hawkins Senior Public Schools (both Fr. Imm); St. Anthony and St. Michael (Fr. Imm) Catholic Elementary Schools; Port Hope High School and Cobourg Collegiate (Fr. Imm) Institute; as well as St. Mary Catholic Secondary School.
Close to the Port Hope Golf and Country Club - this home is just minutes from downtown Port Hope, its shops, restaurants and services; the VIA Rail Station; grocery and convenience retailers; medical, community, and sports facilities; as well as Port Hope’s harbour and beaches along Lake Ontario - with access to Hwy 401 just a short 10 minute drive away.
For more information, contact Amy Marquis, of Keller Williams Energy Real Estate Brokerage, at (289) 314-4854.
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