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Home Of The Week: 132 Birchwood Drive

Home Of The Week: 132 Birchwood Drive

Home Of The Week: 132 Birchwood Drive

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Another Sunday arrives, and with it our weekly look at the most inviting properties for sale in Barrie! Pour a steaming cup of coffee as we take a virtual spin through a pristine home in Barrie’s vibrant east end.

Located on a residential street, within quick driving distance of shopping, transport and nature, 132 Birchwood Drive fits the bill for a variety of needs.

In the first place, this property offers a driveway and garage, meeting the need for multi vehicle ownership. As you enter the home, you’ll immediately enjoy the spacious, open concept feel of the handsome staircase and front hallway. Furthermore, the house is pristine in appearance, owing to the finishing throughout the house.

Onto the living area. As a raised bungalow, you’ll find the stairs not too difficult to navigate, a definite benefit when bringing home groceries and shopping. The open concept and spaciousness is even more apparent as you enter the main part of the house, where you can congregate and celebrate without crowding.

Home Of The Week: 132 Birchwood Drive

Can we talk about the kitchen? This one includes a host of stellar appliances and sleek counters. Not only can you easily envision prepping a family dinner, you can take full advantage of the brekky bar for the less formal, weekend morning meals. More space, less stress. Note the attractive tiling and the dining room connections.

Need more? How about a fully functional (and again fully finished) basement? This one includes a walkout with an inlaw suite, and lots of natural light. Ideal for guests, additional bedrooms or a family room.

Speaking of that walkout! Check out the rustic porch (leading to the kitchen) overlooking the backyard. Put it together and you have an ideal spot to enjoy a summer afternoon and a barbecued dinner.

Overall, this is a functional and family oriented home that is ready for move in and ready to impress.

If you’re a real estate professional in the Barrie area and are interested in having your newly listed property featured on Barrie Uncovered, contact us for more information.

Home Of The Week: 69 Elizabeth Street

Home Of The Week: 69 Elizabeth Street

Home Of The Week is brought to you in partnership with 2 Go Blinds. Thinking of sprucing up your home? Custom blinds are a terrific and economical way of adding value and prestige to your house. Free consultation! Visit 2goblinds.com to learn more!

This week we take a moment to appreciate the simpler things when buying a home. Specifically, the simple pleasures of having a home that is functional, family oriented and affordable.

In the same fashion, 69 Elizabeth street fits the bill for all three. Moreover, it’s in a desirable part of Barrie and within a stone’s throw of parks and walking trails.

In the first place, this property offers a driveway and garage, meeting the need for multi vehicle ownership. As you enter the home, you’ll immediately recognize the spacious, open concept feel of the living room and front hallways. Furthermore, the house is pristine in appearance, owing to the recent full renovation.

Onto the kitchen, where you’ll find all the prerequisite appliances to compose a family meal. Coupled with the hardwood floors, pot lights and pre-mentioned space, this is one part of the home where you can congregate and celebrate without crowding. Attached to an inviting dining room for more formal settings and social nights.

Home Of The Week: 69 Elizabeth Street

Yet it wouldn’t be a fully functional home without a backyard, and outdoor amenities. Again, this home comes up big. A homey porch overlooks a huge backyard, rendering clear views of the adjacent park. Making for an ideal spot to enjoy a summer afternoon and a barbecued dinner.

Interested in more? How about a brand new basement renovation, highlighted by a huge fourth bedroom, easily convertible to an office or media centre? Uniquely suited for professional use or as an Income suite apartment.

Overall, this is a functional and family oriented home that is ready for move in and ready to impress.

If you’re a real estate professional in the Barrie area and are interested in having your newly listed property featured on Barrie Uncovered, contact us for more information.

Home Of The Week: 1306 -33 ELLEN ST

Home Of The Week: 1306 – 33 ELLEN ST

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This week we dive into Barrie’s thriving Condo market, and to one of the most exciting properties along the lakeshore.

In addition to being in one of the city’s most desirable locations (just steps from the beach) this Condo offers one of the best views of the lake a homeowner could ask for. It’s difficult to imagine a more inviting perspective to enjoy morning coffee or an evening glass of wine over.

However, let’s take a look around this generously spacious home before we return to the stunning views. The condo is in a beautiful and modern complex, with all the expected mod-cons. You’ll get a sense of the flow and the open concept as soon as you walk in.

Off to the kitchen, where you’ll find handsome granite top counters and pristine appliances. The open concept means that prepping a meal keeps you in the loop with the rest of the family and guests, as well as in range of the big windows. Concerned about storage? Extended height cabinetry takes care of that.

A breakfast bar provides simplicity for a weekend brunch order or a pizza night. And for family meals or festive settings, a handsome dining room is at your disposal.

Home Of The Week: 1306 – 33 ELLEN ST

More space and big windows await you among the two bedrooms. The master suite presents a tray ceiling, more of those massive windows, a walk in closet, and a bonus double closet. Yet the real appeal here might be the 6 piece Ensuite, complete with soaking tub, walk in shower and a bidet. Uniquely suited for rest and replenishment after even the longest day.

Did we mention the pool? Together with an onsite fitness gym, the building caters to your fitness and recreation needs, as well as being just a elevator ride away.

Not only is this a modern and spacious home, it’s well situated in Barrie. With quick access to the 400, public transit and downtown shopping and restaurants, this condo is a find.

If you’re a real estate professional in the Barrie area and are interested in having your newly listed property featured on Barrie Uncovered, contact us for more information.

Home Of The Week – 98 Succession Crescent

Home Of The Week - 98 Succession Crescent

Home Of The Week – 98 Succession Crescent

Home Of The Week is brought to you in partnership with 2 Go Blinds. Thinking of sprucing up your home? Custom blinds are a terrific and economical way of adding value and prestige to your house. Free consultation! Visit 2goblinds.com to learn more!

This week’s featured property takes us to the southeast of Barrie, and to a 5 bedroom charmer.

Ideal for a large or growing family, this is an immaculately maintained house with function and potential.

To say nothing of the stellar first impression, note the abundant curb appeal. Coupled with a warm coloured brick structure and a big front yard, this house is a looker. In addition to the lawn, the sizeable porch allows for both leisure and storage.

In the same fashion, the double car driveway and garage provide ample space for vehicles and storage. Moreover, the sense of size remains as you enter the home through the handsome main entrance. A cozy den and front area make for the perfect spot to read a book or listen to the soothing sounds of a summer storm.

On to the kitchen. Perhaps every home’s most important feature because of it’s centrality, this one does not disappoint. Augmented by handsome, sleek marble tops and pristine appliances, cooking a meal here will be a joy and certainly not a chore.

Giving way to an inviting dining room capable of hosting sizeable dinners, this house has everything you need to win the day when it comes time to host a gathering of any size.

Home Of The Week – 98 Succession Crescent

Upstairs, you’ll find rest and rejuvenation in any of the 5 bedrooms located throughout the house. Of course, the master stands out among the rest. With big windows, a spot for a small entertainment area and a beautiful spa like ensuite connection, it provides all the pre-requisites for a refreshing sleep.

Beyond the graceful appeal of the main features, you’ll be further intrigued by the basement amenities. Complimented by a huge finished walkout to a landscaped backyard, the lower level contains an upgraded apartments for in laws, or for potential rental income.

Overall, this is a terrific home, with ample size and potential, close to schools, parks, shopping, public transport and commuter routes.

If you’re a real estate professional in the Barrie area and are interested in having your newly listed property featured on Barrie Uncovered, contact us for more information.

Home of The Week: 10 Silvercreek Crescent

Home of The Week: 10 Silvercreek Crescent

Home Of The Week is brought to you in partnership with 2 Go Blinds. Thinking of sprucing up your home? Custom blinds are a terrific and economical way of adding value and prestige to your house. Free consultation! Visit 2goblinds.com to learn more!

This week’s featured home is best described as roomy. As in room to grow, and rooms to spare.

We begin on the walk in through the inviting front door and steps. Your attention is captured immediately by the open planned main floor, with handsome hardwood and laminate flooring throughout. Beyond contributing to the overall brightness, this flooring means you are stepping into a carpet-free (and easier to clean) home. No small benefit. Take note as well of the relaxing family room, highlighted by a cozy fireplace and display bookcase.

Looking forward to family meals, you’ll notice the spacious eat-in kitchen is virtually brand new with refreshed fixtures and stainless steel appliances. Another example of the ample space the house has to offer. Yet the real gem of this part of the home is the garden doors connecting to the upper level deck. A perfect escape during warm days to overlook the fully fenced yard, the outdoor gas fire pit and views of the tree lined lot.

There’s also a full sized dining room for the bigger scale family/holiday events.

Home of The Week: 10 Silvercreek Crescent

Onwards and upwards. A stunning grand foyer with classic spiral hardwood stairs takes you to the second level. Here you’ll find 3 large bedrooms and a master bedroom, equipped with a tranquil 4-piece ensuite. Furthermore, there’s functionality on level two, with a family bath for the kids to share. 

Need more? How about a fully finished walk-out basement, ideally configured for an in-law suite? As lower level suites go, this is about as immaculate as you can get. Included: impressively large bright windows, custom stone countertops and breakfast bar (part of the eat-in kitchen) and a gas fireplace in the living room.

Overall, this a striking and inviting home, fully landscaped from front to back, with new features and room to grow.

If you’re a real estate professional in the Barrie area and are interested in having your newly listed property featured on Barrie Uncovered, contact us for more information.

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