Skunk Hollow is an exclusive community nestled on the banks of the North Saskatchewan River within the historic neighbourhood of Old Strathcona. Residents enjoy a panoramic view of downtown Edmonton in a forested natural setting. Situated next to Queen Elizabeth Park and the bicycle trails great opportunities for adventures with the kids or just walking abound year round.
10035 91 Avenue, This majestic reverse walk out home is architecturally designed and custom built; sensitive to the historical flavour of Old Strathcona. Quarried stone on the structure is combined with boardwalk and sandstone slab walkways showcasing the flower and vegetable gardens creating an alpine feel in the centre of the city.
Numerous decks serve to incorporate the beauty of the external surroundings with the inside of the home. Entry ways are slate and bathrooms finished in limestone. Natural light and air flow from the wood casement windows provide a warmth and beauty in harmony with the hardwood and cork flooring.
The two bedroom, self sufficient, legal basement suite was designed with privacy and comfort in mind. It has two private entrances, including sliding doors to a garden and patio area. The suite has 9 foot ceilings, under the slab hot water heating and extra sound transmission insulation. The mechanical room has a separate furnace, tankless hot water heater and laundry facilities. The kitchen has loads of cabinets and a pantry. It is a perfect space for a nanny, the aging in-laws or a great mortgage helper.
The main 3000sqft household consists of 3 levels. Upon entry the formal dining room looks out to a streetscape which includes an environmental preserve, and views down the river toward the Provincial Legislature Building and Highlevel Bridge. The open plan kitchen features generous food preparation counters, pantry and adjoining BBQ deck. The room flows to a formal living room featuring wall to wall windows looking out to a fully fenced and beautifully landscaped backyard. A large laundry/mudroom with side entrance complete the living area.
The next floor has three bedrooms. A large master with ensuite bathroom and walk in closet looks out to the backyard. The other two bedrooms are of equal size and have walk in closets. A separate bathroom featuring double sinks and an oversized soaker tub provide additional privacy for family members. All bedrooms have outside deck access and lovely views.
The loft level serves as a TV family room, exercise area, guest bedroom and has the perfect space for a home office. The large deck takes advantage of the mid day to afternoon sun. There is a two piece bathroom on this level for convenience.
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