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House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

Address: 19 Evergreen Gardens
Neighbourhood: Leaside Agents: Tracey Lea Fines, Forest Hill Real Estate Inc., Brokerage Price: $4,299,000 Previously sold for: $1,050,000, prior to a rebuild

The place

A modern home with touches of rustic and industrial design—plus skyline views from a rooftop garden.

The history

The home is just three years old. It was designed by, and custom built for, the current homeowner, an interior designer and realtor.

The foyer has some wall art made of preserved moss:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

The dining area has a giant banquette:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

And here’s the kitchen:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

The living area is continuous with the dining area:

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House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

There are five bedrooms in the house. Here’s one of them:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

And here’s the master bedroom:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

The master ensuite, with more of that moss:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

And the master bedroom also has a large dressing room:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool
Big selling point

The rooftop patio is 1,000 square feet, with irrigation for a vegetable garden, a hot tub and built-in wiring for music and lights. With a pool in the backyard and a dining room that easily sits 16, this house is made for entertaining.

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Here’s the garden:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool

And the pool:

House of the Week: $4.3 million for a Leaside house with a rooftop garden and a backyard pool
Possible deal breaker

The main entrance is concealed down a walkway at the side of the home, which makes for a bit of an unusual facade—not to mention a lifetime of having to give detailed instructions to delivery people.

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By the numbers

• $4,299,000 • $14,130.46 in taxes • 3,000 square feet • 6 parking spaces • 6 bathrooms • 5 bedrooms

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