Entering from the columned front porch, the front foyer offers a ceramic floor, leaded glass transom window, inset display area, coat closet, custom rad cover and a two piece powder room.
The living room has quality broadloom, a gas fireplace with stone surround and slate hearth, crown moulding, built-in bookshelves, two east windows, a large front facing window and custom rad cover. The broadloom carries through to the dining room which also features two east windows, crown moulding, a custom rad cover and beveled glass French doors flowing out to the family room.
The large south facing family room is very bright and sunny and affords a panoramic view of the rear deck and garden. It offers hardwood floors, a cathedral ceiling, two skylights with electric blinds, a large sunny bay window area, wood burning fireplace, built-in bookshelves and cupboards on either side of the fireplace and recessed lighting. It is open to both the dining room and the breakfast room and has a sliding glass door walk-out to the rear deck. The breakfast room is quite spacious and open to the kitchen with plenty of room for a table for six. It shares the same hardwood flooring as the family room and offers an additional skylight with electric blind, a second south facing bay window, built-ins suitable for a sound system and storage, cathedral ceiling, two east windows, recessed lighting and built-in speakers.
The modern kitchen is very sunny and overlooks the breakfast room and rear garden area. It features plenty of cupboard space, an extra deep pantry, a ceramic floor, halogen track lighting and offers a full suite of modern stainless steel appliances including a KitchenAid fridge, glass top range, dishwasher and built-in microwave oven. This very practical kitchen offers the additional features of having direct access to the side entrance mudroom as well as offering a fully functional office/internet station work area, complete with built in desk and lots of additional cupboard space and drawers.
The very handy mudroom is a mothers dream with its own side entrance from outside, a ceramic floor, a south facing bay window, coat closet, lots of space for dirty boots and shoes, plenty of additional storage space and direct access to the kitchen and basement. There is also a two piece powder room on this main floor with a ceramic floor, pedestal sink and sconce lighting.
The bright upper hall is fully carpeted and has a large skylight and a cedar-lined linen closet. The master bedroom features quality broadloom, windows on two sides, California shutters, a four piece ensuite, custom rad cover, two wall lamps and three deep, double wide, closets with built-ins. The ensuite has a heated ceramic floor, air-jet tub, custom vanity with moulded sink and counter top, a ceramic tub and shower enclosure, full sized window with California shutter, large mirror with makeup lights, two medicine cabinets and an additional storage cupboard.
The second bedroom has two south facing windows and an east window. It is carpeted and features a double wide, extra deep closet with built-ins. Bedroom #3 is also very sunny with south facing windows, full carpeting, custom rad cover and built-in desk area with bookshelves and cupboards. Bedroom #4 is carpeted and has a front facing window, additional decorative window, a single cupboard, a double cupboard and custom rad cover. A four piece bathroom with heated ceramic floor, south facing window, custom vanity with moulded sink and counter top, recessed lighting, custom rad cover and one piece moulded step-in tub and shower enclosure, completes this upper level.
The lower level hall is fully carpeted and has recessed lighting, three very large , double wide storage closets and an office area with built-ins. Off the hall is a large carpeted rec room with recessed lighting and above grade window. There is a three piece bathroom on this level with a heated ceramic floor, recessed lighting, step-in shower enclosure, large mirror and good sized vanity. The laundry room has lots of counter space, built-in shelving and cupboards, a ceramic floor, a Maytag washer and dryer and additional storage area.
The large utility room is clean and well laid out. It has a workbench, an above grade window, tool storage area and offers lots of room for additional storage. The one car garage has a large and secure storage room built off the west side and has an electric door with openers in the garage itself, the front foyer and a remote for the car.
15 Hillhurst Boulevard is a wonderful family home on a highly desirable street in this prized "Old Toronto" neighbourhood. It features a private drive, indoor garage, 50 foot lot, numerous upgrades and renovations, central air conditioning, fabulous location, main floor family room etc etc. It affords ideal proximity to superior schools, parks, playgrounds, private clubs, gourmet shops and fine dining. Only 20 minutes from the city's downtown core and one half hour from the airport, this location presents an ideal urban family setting.