This luxurious gated creek-side view estate offers a marriage of style and nature, sophisticated and contemporary living at its finest. Constructed with attention to every possible detail, this executive residence is situated on a very private 1/2 acre professionally maintained park-like estate property. This architectural digest quality residence offers more than 7,400 sq. ft of open floor plan with elegant, spacious living on three generous levels. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in the heart of West Vancouver's most prestigious Canterbury Estates this spectacular residence provides peace and tranquility above the city.
All principal rooms offer magnificent top of the world south-facing panoramic views from Vancouver city to Vancouver Island. The tastefully and exquisitely-designed interior with American Cherry and Limestone flooring offers an elegant yet inviting ambiance, perfectly proportioned rooms, with a natural flow from room to room and a complete visual connection to the outdoors. All rooms throughout this top quality luxury estate have access to electronically controlled solar blinds that provide privacy but allow you to still enjoy the view at all times.
Enter the gracious foyer with a tranquil indoor/ outdoor Koi pond and waterfall and continue through the formal living and dining rooms. The spectacular gourmet kitchen fitted with custom cherry cabinetry and large granite Breakfast Island is fully equipped with professional grade appliances and all the imaginable amenities. The gourmet chef in you will love the floor to ceiling pull out spice rack double side by side Subzero fridges, Decor warming drawers and 2nd hidden dishwasher. Listen to the sounds of the natural waterfalls from the mountain side creek in the adjoining family room that features a fireplace with its serene forest backdrop, a perfect place to relax and enjoy the views. Meander over to the fully enclosed sunroom with its custom built floor to ceiling windows to watch the ships cruise in and out of the Vancouver harbour.
The upper level features 4 spacious bedrooms with vaulted ceilings each with its own ensuite bathroom and custom built cherry closets. Enjoy the magnificent city views from the master suite while relaxing in your oversized hot tub, equipped with whirlpool and air massage system. The double sided, custom glass encased fireplace, one of five in the home, warms both the bathroom and the master suite. Other features include an extra large limestone slab shower and steam bath fitted with 8 sexy massage shower heads. Plus the ample custom built cherry wood dressing room with a limestone topped built in dresser. Relax in bed with a hidden TV located above the fireplace.
The second bedroom suite offers an expansive city forest view and is currently dedicated as an executive office with a built in custom desk and cabinetry along with an oversized soaker tub. The 3rd bedroom offers westerly ocean views and a custom built cherry desk and walk in closet and a queen size bed. The 4th bedroom, situated on the north western corner of the estate provides views to the tip of Stanley Park and the garden comes with 2 large closets and a comfortable double bed.
The lower level features entertainment sized rooms with a floor to ceiling glass enclosed sun room overlooking the sun drenched south facing patio. Have some fun in the billiard room with its pool table and granite topped wet bar that includes a dishwasher, fridge and wine cooler. Lounge in the sunroom after a relaxing sauna in one of the 2 bathrooms on this floor. The fully equipped Lucas Certified THX Theatre System is controlled by a Creston touch pad remote control. One touch simply closes the electric blinds, starts the overhead projector, lowers a full sized viewing screen and dims the lighting.
Located next to the home theatre is a private office with views to the garden and pool area featuring peaceful waterfalls. This office space has custom built cherry desk and cabinetry. In addition there is the whole house multi-room digital stereo control system that provides music for each room throughout the estate including the patio and underwater pool speakers.
Stay in shape in your own exercise gym that opens up to the oversized sparkling outdoor swimming pool with a totally lush private setting, complete with a large hot tub, BBQ bar center and miles of bluestone patios for the ultimate in entertaining.
Sit back, relax and enjoy the beauty of this spectacular Canterbury estate with weekly cleaning, pool and garden services. Enjoy exploring an expansive network of hiking trails and West Vancouver's best kept secret tennis courts located right outside your doorstep. Easy access to both Cypress and Grouse Mountain offers a whole host of outdoor activities. Local amenities include fabulous shopping, superb restaurants and excellent community resources. Only minutes to the city you will experience the best of all worlds at the Canterbury Estate - executive living, spectacular views, and tranquil lush creek-side privacy.