Sold (Bought): Richmond home is rich with high-end touches
5780 Reeves Road, Richmond
Type: Five-bedroom, six-bathroom detached
Size: 4,011 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment: $3,234,000
Listed for: $4,088,000
Sold for: $3,650,000
Sold on: June 5
Days on market: 120
Listing agent: Raphael Arazi at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty and Crystal Hung at Icon Marketing
Buyers agent: Naomi Wang at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty
The big sell: This one-year-old Richmond home radiates luxury with an array of finely tuned features amid meticulous finishings. A gated driveway leads to the Craftsman-style house, which has deep eaves, accent lighting, corbels and a porch entryway. Inside, there are five bedrooms with ensuites, a home theatre with a 120-inch screen and a wet bar, a gourmet kitchen with an adjacent wok kitchen (both boast Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances) and a family room with 23-foot-high ceilings. Multiple chandeliers, Carrara marble, imported mosaic tiles, wainscotting and deeply coffered ceilings add touches of elegance, while a formal living and dining room showcase art niches and a statement fireplace. French doors lead to an entertainment-sized patio complete with an outdoor kitchen under a pergola, an open seating area and a hot tub. An integrated triple garage at the front of the house completes the property.
1877 West 63rd Avenue, Vancouver
Type: Six-bedroom, four-bathroom detached
Size: 3,784 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment: $3,916,200
Listed for: $3,328,000
Sold for: $3,080,000
Sold on: May 3
Days on market: 78
Listing agent: Faith Wilson at Faith Wilson Group
Buyers agent: Margaret Leung at ReMax Margaret Leung Realty
The big sell: This two-storey house with a basement was built in 1945 on a landscaped 75-by-123.5-square-foot lot in Vancouver’s Southwest Marine district. Rich in-laid oak floors run throughout the main level, taking in a 19-foot-long living room with a wood-burning fireplace and views across the front garden, a formal dining room with sliding doors that open to a wrap-around deck, a south-facing den/office and a master bedroom with a walk-in closet and a three-piece ensuite. The kitchen has ample counter and cabinet space, as well as room for an eating area. The upper level has five additional bedrooms and a family bathroom, while the lowest level offers a large recreation room with a stone-surround gas fireplace, a laundry room with a Samsung washer and dryer, a workshop, a bathroom and storage room. The rear garden is mainly laid to grass with a perimeter of flower beds and established hedges, and a carport provides covered parking for two cars.
402 — 3732 Mount Seymour Parkway, North Vancouver
Type: Two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment
Size: 1,089 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment: $813,000
Listed for: $778,000
Sold for: $775,000
Sold on: June 27
Days on market: 29
Listing agent: Ina Ervin at Coldwell Banker Prestige Realty
Buyers agent: Mathew Ayres and Sylvia Fierro at ReMax Crest Realty
The big sell: Nature’s Cove is a 23-unit four-level complex that was built in 2010 with a row of retail units occupying the ground floor. Situated in the Indian River area of North Vancouver, it is close to Parkgate Village and numerous amenities, including recreational activities at nearby Mount Seymour and Deep Cove. This unit is a penthouse with a southwesterly aspect, floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors, a gas fireplace, contemporary pendant lighting, vaulted ceilings and a neutral colour scheme. The kitchen features wood cabinets, top-of-the-line Fisher & Paykel and Bosch stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops and bamboo floors. The bedrooms are on opposite sides of the unit and the home comes with in-suite laundry, a balcony, a seven-by-nine-foot concrete storage room and three parking spaces. Its monthly maintenance fee is $530.99 and pets and rentals are permitted.
These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.
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