Located on a picturesque street in a fun and lively neighbourhood, this little big house offers great eclectic style and major functionality, just minutes from Victoria Hospital and a quick commute to St. Joseph’s and University Hospital.
It includes 4 bedrooms: 1 w/ queen bed; 1 w/ bunk bed (queen bottom, single top); 1 w/ twin bed; and 1 spacious, newly renovated 3rd story suite with large skylights, king bed, desk, and gas fireplace. This room is perfect for long-term visitors or as a master bedroom.
3 bathrooms: 1 w/ rain shower; 1 w/ bathtub, shower & double sinks; 1 in 3rd story suite with bathtub.
Basement: Office with large desk, futon, and flatscreen TV; laundry with washer, dryer, upright freezer; and 18′ x 25′ playroom with workout equipment: kettlebells, dumbbells, chin-up bar, and new stationary bike.
Spacious, open-concept kitchen with maple cabinetry, dishwasher, microwave, stove, oven, and plenty of granite counter space and large pantry with small, second refrigerator and sink.
Bright and modern 2018 addition: family room with skylights, wood burning fireplace, and large patio doors granting view of urban garden with a flagstone courtyard with pergola, lots of seating, a fire pit, and a custom built swing set. Bright mudroom offers plenty of cubbies and hooks for maximum organization. 2 car garage.
Front living room: includes 48″ flat screen tv and piano, and overlooks a large, covered front porch facing London’s landmark ‘Normal School’ (1899), now an excellent YMCA daycare. Here on the neighbourhood green, festivals take place in Spring, Summer, and Fall. It is a peaceful gathering place for neighbours, tree climbers, trapeze artists, soccer players, dog walkers, tai-chi practitioners, and, in the winter, ice skaters.
We can make available: 8′ diameter trampoline, bikes for kids and adults, and camping equipment.
Excellent location: 6 min walk to downtown London and Covent Garden market; close to bike trail and bus stops. 6.3 km to UWO (15-20 mins with bike along river-side trails in non-winter); 400 meters to grocery stores, health food market, cafés, vegan restaurants, pubs, fine dining, boutiques, (hot) yoga, public library, Thames Pool, playgrounds, and tennis courts. 3.6 km to Victoria Hospital. 8 minute walk to London’s best independent movie theatre, The Hyland.
1.5 hours driving time to Toronto / 2.5 to Detroit. 1.5 hrs to Pinery Provincial Park on scenic Lake Huron; 35 minutes to historic beach town of Port Stanley on Lake Erie.
Excellent Schools: 4 blocks from Wortley Road Primary School, 2 blocks to St. Martin’s Catholic School; 6 blocks from South Secondary School. Bus rides to École Frére André, and Lord Roberts French Immersion.
Please contact us with any questions, and please see the Flickr link below for additional photos of our home. Thank you!