Home has resort-style infinity swimming pool, oceanside terraces, zen gardens and a professional music studio
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Weekly roundup of three properties that recently sold in Metro Vancouver.
2910 Park Ln., West Vancouver
Type: Five-bedroom, seven-bathroom detached
Size: 8,686 square feet
B.C. Assessment: $14,023,000
Listed for: $24,800,000
Sold for: $21,500,000
Sold on: August 1
Days on market in this listing: 160
Listing agent: Holly Calderwood at Royal LePage Sussex and Brock Smeaton at Royal LePage Sussex
Buyers agent: Jesse Dean Cook at Engel & Volkers Vancouver
The big sell: This sensational West Vancouver estate is not only the epitome of luxury but has a provenance to match as the half-acre land was formerly owned by the Woodward family. Built in 2008 with 98 feet of shoreline and 180-degree unobstructed south-west-facing ocean vistas, the three-level energy-efficient residence is the quintessential showpiece home. Constructed with solid concrete with three-foot wide walls and the highest building and earthquake specifications, it features a Poggenpohl kitchen, white oak hardwood floors, radiant heat, a professional music studio, a corporate-style office, an elevator, covered heated decks, three laundry rooms, five gas fireplaces, LiteTouch motorized blinds, a heated driveway, a resort-style infinity swimming pool, oceanside terraces, zen gardens and, according to the listing agents, millions spent on custom millwork and geothermal/mechanical systems.
2401 – 889 Homer St., Vancouver
Type: Two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment
Size: 1,220 square feet
B.C. Assessment: $1,148,000
Listed for: $1,168,000
Sold for: $1,145,000
Sold on: August 15
Days on market in this listing: 39
Listing agent: Julia Rowell at Key Marketing
Buyers agent: Stephen Morris at Oakwyn Realty
The big sell: This upper-level unit exhibits a symmetrical configuration with the main living space and entrance foyer positioned towards the middle of the layout and flanked on either side by an enclosed balcony and a bedroom and bathroom. The suite forms part of the 889 Homer building that was designed by Bing Thom Architects and constructed in 1995 in a central downtown location with only three suites per floor. Ceiling-height windows frame south-easterly city views that take in the Vancouver Public Library while the open-concept design allows for house-sized furniture. There are new hardwood floors throughout the home, a white kitchen and matching appliances. The unit comes with a parking stall, storage locker and a monthly maintenance fee of $775.65. Pets and rentals are permitted and the building’s amenities include an exercise centre and sauna.
313 – 1327 East Keith Rd., North Vancouver
Type: One-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment
Size: 815 square feet
B.C. Assessment: $502,000
Listed for: $540,000
Sold for: $540,000
Sold on: July 14
Days on market in this listing: Three
Listing agent: Phil LeGree at Keller Williams Realty VanCentral
Buyers agent: Paul Cameron at Oakwyn Realty
The big sell: Carlton at the Club is a 17-storey complex of brick and concrete construction that was built in 1992. It resides in North Vancouver’s Lynnmour district with an age restriction of 50+ for the owner and an abundance of amenities for residents including an indoor swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, gym, a billiards and games room, a library with a fireplace, a movie theatre, workshop, guest suite and plenty of guest parking. This particular home has a corner position overlooking the neighbouring Bridgman Park. It was renovated in 2015 and features laminate floors, stainless-steel appliances, white Shaker-style cabinets, a subway tile backsplash, insuite laundry, a walk-in closet off the bedroom, and it comes with a parking stall, storage locker and a monthly maintenance fee of $427.48. Pets are not allowed but rentals are permitted with restrictions.
These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.
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