House of the Week: $2.4 million for an open-concept family home in St. Andrew-Windfields
ADDRESS: 14 Fairmeadow Avenue
NEIGHBOURHOOD: St. Andrew-Windfields
AGENT: Barry Cohen, RE/Max Realtron Realty Inc., Brokerage
THE PLACE: A five-bedroom house with a contemporary look on one of York Mills’s winding, tree-lined streets.
BRAGGING RIGHTS: The basement has two living rooms, which means there’s plenty of space to set up a workshop for an obscure hobby of your choice.
BIG SELLING POINT: The open-concept living and dining area are perfect for hosting big parties. And, if the festivities become overwhelming, the main-level library offers a peaceful retreat.
POSSIBLE DEAL BREAKER: The variety of window shapes and sizes adds visual interest to the front façade, but could make buying window treatments a little complicated.
BY THE NUMBERS:
• $14,000 in estimated property taxes
• 5000+ square feet of living space
• 5 bedrooms
• 5 bathrooms
• 2 storeys
• 2-sided limestone fireplace
• 2-car garage
• 1 exercise room
• 1 library/office
• 1 in-ground pool
• 1 hot tub