Welcome home to 44 Brock Street, Barrie!
This charming restored century home is situated in an exceptional location, just a five-minute walk from the beautiful shores of Lake Simcoe, waterfront walking paths, a marina, parks, and downtown shops and restaurants. Ideal for commuters, the Allandale Waterfront GO Station can be accessed in two minutes by car or by a 12-minute walk! Two Highway 400 access points are also only a brief drive away!
This property is zoned RM2, allowing for the opportunity to convert the home into a duplex or all or some of the detached garage into a garden suite. Presently, the two-car garage boasts a lower level with 9ft and 8ft bays with newer Garaga doors and a workshop area and a 240sqft second-floor loft.
An oasis in the heart of the city, this home sits on a beautiful lot with a solar heated 14ft x 28ft inground pool! A tiered granite patio features a covered barbecue area with a gas hook-up, perfect for cookouts and backyard parties with family and friends.
Some of many updates include the replacement of the architectural shingles on the house in 2012, on the main garage in 2020, and above the loft in 2019, as well as updated electrical in 2021 with an Ontario Electrical Safety Code Certificate.
Step inside to a grand and character-filled home that flawlessly blends the craftsmanship of the past with the comforts and style of the present day. Original stained wood trim is in immaculate condition and can be found throughout, along with gleaming hardwood floors. 11” baseboards proudly frame the living room, dining room, and staircase.
Culinary inspiration is certain to strike in the newly upgraded and renovated kitchen! Quartz counters gleam alongside the beautiful cabinetry. An island with seating sits in the centre of the kitchen, allowing for conversation over meal prep. Storage will never be an issue as this kitchen showcases two panteries!
Family and friends can enjoy meals together in the spacious dining room, where high ceilings and original trim add a charm and richness to the space that cannot be replicated.
The high ceilings and original trim continue into the living room, where ample natural light highlights all the superb features that adorn the space.
A mudroom off the kitchen features two entrances to the backyard, providing a flawless transition from the pool to the house! Steps away is a two-piece bathroom where you can appreciate the beauty of the original exposed brick!
This home additionally offers main floor laundry with a motorized controlled door.
Four spectacular bedrooms await on the upper level, all boasting hardwood floors, high ceilings, and ample natural light! The primary and an additional bedroom feature walk-outs to quaint three-season sunrooms with beautiful tongue and groove ceilings! A newly updated four-piece bathroom serves these bedrooms.
Additional square footage presents itself in the finished basement that features a recreation room, office, and secondary laundry!
Old-world charm and modern-day living perfectly combine in this spectacular #HomeToStay!