The front foyer has a slate floor, halogen lighting, coat closet, a modern window and a wonderful visual flow right through to the rear garden. The living room has been upgraded with insulation and all new drywall and features hardwood floors, halogen lighting, modern windows and a gas fireplace with slate hearth and surround as well as a custom mantle. In the traditional dining room the walls and ceiling have been re-plastered and there are hardwood floors, halogen lighting, a plate rail and two modern south facing windows.
The kitchen is truly fantastic with top quality finishings and appliances throughout. Everything has been done to make this most used room in the house a pleasure to be in…as well as to cook in. There is a slate floor, granite counter tops with ceramic backsplash, extra deep stainless steel sink with Perin & Rowe faucet, halogen lighting, modern windows, custom maple cabinetry with “soft pull” drawers, a breakfast area and a walk-out to the rear deck and garden. All this is topped off by a full suite of professional grade appliances including a six burner Wolf gas stove with stainless steel Wolf range hood, a Wolf gas oven, Wolf microwave/convection oven, Miele dishwasher and Sub-Zero fridge.
On the second floor the master bedroom has quality broadloom with a dressing/sitting room, halogen lighting, a ductless A/C unit, double closet and a total of five modern windows. Bedrooms two and three both have full broadloom, halogen lighting, modern windows and good sized closets. This level is completed in perfect style by a large, fully renovated bathroom (2006) featuring a heated slate floor, pedestal sink, ceramic subway tile wall treatment, ceramic tub enclosure, sconce lighting, a modern window and high-end fixtures. The third floor has two additional bedrooms each with quality broadloom, a skylight, halogen lighting, a storage area and modern windows.
The lower level features a separate side entrance that takes you to a fantastic mudroom perfectly located at the bottom of the stairs. New in 2007 and featuring halogen lighting, ceramic and laminate floor and above grade window…it is a mother’s delight. The completely renovated recreation room (2007) is fully carpeted with halogen lighting and an above grade window. An additional two-piece bathroom (2007) makes this the perfect family area. There is also a laundry room with ceramic floor, above grade window and shelving as well as a large utility room, under-stairway storage, a separate storage room and a workroom.
79 Sherwood Avenue is a fully upgraded, five bedroom family home combining the best of yesterday’s style and today’s amenities. It is perfectly located on a beautiful street in a mature, family oriented “Old Toronto” neighbourhood. A mere 5 minute walk from Yonge Street and just 10 minutes from the subway, this property affords ideal proximity to superior schools, parks, playgrounds, public transportation, gourmet shops and fine dining. Only 20 minutes from the city's downtown core and one half hour from the airport, this property offers an ideal urban family setting.