570 YOUNG AVENUE, HALIFAX - Exceptional offering on the Halifax market. This stunning estate at 570 Young Avenue is breathtaking in both character and style. Set on historical Young Avenue, one of the city's most prestigious streets, and located steps away from Point Pleasant Park, a renowned greenspace with over 185 acres of trails to be explored nestled by the ocean, and all at the end of your street. Halifax Grammar School, Saint Mary's University and Dalhousie are within walking distance, along with a vibrant variety of local businesses and delightful cafes. The moment one enters the home they are welcomed by the gleaming marble-tiled foyer with high ceilings and a distinct feeling that this residence has been finished with the utmost attention to detail and to a superb quality standard. There is a delightful interplay between the maple hardwood flooring, classic character, charm and elegant lighting, creating a warm and inviting space to create, entertain, and relax with your family. On the main floor, there is a parlour with a chateau-style fireplace, an incredible games room/study with dramatic panel walls, formal living room and dining room, powder room and a fabulous gourmet kitchen overlooking the backyard gardens with maintenance-free artificial turf. The upper floor is dedicated to the master suite with a luxurious ensuite and walk-in closet, as well as three additional bedrooms and two other full bathrooms. Be prepared to be wowed, the third level offers you a newly renovated second master suite with a spectacular ensuite bathroom and a custom walk-in closet. The lower level hosts a theatre room and wet-bar - a perfect space for entertaining. The property also has a separate double garage, updated heat pumps, Hunter Douglas blinds throughout - this exquisite property will exceed all of your expectations!
The South end is considered the heart of Halifax with its universities, hospitals, financial center, public parks and large stately homes in close proximity to the downtown business core. It is also home to the public gardens, which is one of the finest Victorian gardens in Canada. You can also enjoy Point Pleasant Park nestled among beautiful heritage homes and tree-lined streets.
The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada is a valuable resource for first time homebuyers. It offers lots of useful financial information, including a summary of the three key steps to successful mortgage shopping.http://www.fcac-acfc.gc.ca/Eng/resources/publications/mortgages/Pages/BuyingYo-Acheterv-20.aspx