Welcome to 23 Cedar Drive
Located off the Forks of the Credit Road, this area is a “destination” for so many as it offers a myriad of natural phenomena including the Forks of the Credit National Park, Cataract Falls, hiking and walking trails, The Cheltenham Badlands and the Caledon Trout Club. The Globe and Mail referred to this area as “sweet and perfect” and is well known in the Enthusiast Community.
The Forks is a fabulous driving road with twists and turns while you watch and hear the Credit River babbling alongside you. It seems so remote, it’s easy to forget you are only a short drive from Brampton and Mississauga and less than an hour’s drive from Toronto.
Caledon is within the Regional Municipality of Peel with approximately 67,000 residents. It consists of a number of villages and hamlets and larger urban areas including Bolton. It is adjacent to York Region to the east.
Caledon is known for its exquisite country houses and equestrian properties that are situated on wooded acreage and rolling topography.
23 Cedar Drive is the quintessential country estate situated on 3+ acres of private treed property. The Tudor-style residence offers 6,675 sq. ft. of finished space. The current owners have spent over $650,000 in a major renovation to update the home including well, septic and mechanicals.
In addition, the detached 4675 sq. ft. pool house is exceptional! The owner has added his and hers separate full washrooms that share an adjoining sauna. The space is equipped with a full party room. It’s an entertainer’s dream come true.
A full-size professional tennis court is just one more piece to the enviable lifestyle that tempts you never to leave home.
This is an exceptional estate property that will attract a future owner that loves to entertain with family, friends and colleagues. With its close proximity to Toronto, this property can easily be a permanent residence or a weekend/recreational retreat!
FEATURES OF THE HOME
Main Entry Foyer
The foyer was updated in 2010 with new marble floors, totally renovated two-piece powder room which includes a large bay window overlooking the front gardens, cherry wood custom cabinetry and granite vanity surface. The original brass and cast chandelier imported from Germany was saved to highlight the European architecture. The solid hardwood open staircase connects all three levels.
Completely renovated in 2014, the custom oak cabinetry includes a built-in china cabinet with leaded glass doors. All counter surfaces were updated with Quartz including the large center island which includes a Jenn-Aire six-burner natural gas cooktop with seating for four.
The space is open to the large family room. Garden door accessibility to the wraparound deck which is fabulous in the warm months to enjoy the outdoor summer kitchen.
Other features include: new plumbing fixtures, custom crown mouldings, ample pot-lighting, double stainless-steel sinks with additional vegetable sink, two cast crystal chandeliers, generous storage and upgraded appliances including:
- Jenn-Aire side-by-side refrigerator
- Miele coffee maker (built-on)
- Jenn-Aire double ovens
- Jenn-Aire built-in microwave/convection oven
- Jenn-Aire built-in dishwasher
California redwood floor-to-ceiling paneling with exposed wood ceiling beams, a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace with four large windows and hardwood flooring.
The generously-sized formal dining room overlooks the living room and includes a serving entry from the kitchen. New crown moulding, an original 1972 crystal chandelier, hardwood floor and triple windows completes the setting for day-to-day or formal dining with family and friends.
The grand floor-to-ceiling wood-burning fireplace is an exceptional feature of the formal living room which includes cherry wood mouldings and built-in mirror is an exceptional feature of the home. The triple-pane front window and side window offers spectacular views of the front gardens and sitting areas. Other features include double door entry, crown moulding and hardwood flooring.
This rich space is steeped in traditional features including wood-paneled walls, 12” double mouldings, built-in library with deep bookshelves and lead-glass doors. The hardwood flooring is consistent with the main floor. The triple-pane window offers wonderful views of the front gardens and fountain. It’s an amazing space to use as your private office.
The West Wing
This home offers a very functional floorplan which includes a separate private utilitarian wing. There are two double entry closets, private entrance to the three-car garage, a totally renovated two-piece powder room and new laundry facilities with marble floor, quartz counter surface, upper shelving, a stainless-steel in-lay sink and a new Samsung full-size washer and dryer.
The triple oversized garage is fully insulated with paneled walls, three new insulated overhead doors with electric garage door openers, a man door.
The upper level hall connects all five bedrooms with hardwood floors a spectacular vintage German brass chandelier and sconce lighting.
The Master Bedroom
The master bedroom is privately situated on the upper level and includes a large garden door with oversized sidelights to access the private balcony. This space is combined with a walk-in closet area and floor-to-ceiling mirrored walls. Other features include crown moulding and a custom light fixture.
The Master Ensuite
The master Ensuite includes his and hers inlay sinks with a large granite vanity and large window overlooking the back gardens and pool house and forested lands surrounding the property. The large water closet includes a large tub/shower area and linen closet. The walk-in closet is conveniently located in the Ensuite which includes full mirrored walls and custom shelving.
Four Additional Bedrooms
All of the other bedrooms are generously sized with double closets, hardwood flooring and large double or triple windows to maximize the generous natural light Double closet hardwood floors, 2 double windows. One of the bedrooms features a new three-piece ensuite with glass shower.
The main bathroom on the upper level is totally renovated with ceramic tile surround tub/shower, marble floor, bay window, deep linen closet, double sinks with brushed nickel fixtures and quartz counter top.
The Billiard Room
This space is perfectly sized to provide ample space for the professional snooker table. The billiard light and complimentary pot lighting is perfect for entertaining your friends that are billiard enthusiasts seeking a serious game of snooker! Other features include wool broadloom and a large walk-in storage area. The billiard table and accessories are included.
Wow another custom floor-to-ceiling fireplace enhances this media room. Other features include a built-in custom oak media space which includes a Samsung TV and Marantz surround sound system.
Whether you host a card night with friends or offer the space to your children as their very own media area, this space is a bonus for entertaining. It also includes a full three-piece bathroom with large glass shower and a cedar-lined walk-in storage room.
Recreational Room with Wet Bar
Yet another spectacular stone floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace completes this large entertainment space. The rich wood paneled walls and full wet bar completes the lower entertainment level.
Just beyond the recreation room your eye is drawn to a spectacular fully heated glass breezeway which connects you to the garden areas and to the pool house. The breezeway has been totally renovated with new custom ceramic floors, cedar-lined ceiling, solarium windows and two garden doors. Very well done!
THE POOL HOUSE
Showcased in numerous architectural magazines this 4,500 sq. ft. pool house is off the charts spectacular. Imagine your own 25,000-liter bromine swimming pool with a 14 ft. deep end with stone waterfall which is connected to the spa tub. The vaulted cedar-lined roof includes five skylights with floor-to-ceiling glass walls surrounding the entire pool area to maximize the natural light and bringing the outside in!
In 2014, the pool was resurfaced, and a major undertaking added a Muskoka granite pool surround, waterfall and spa seating area. A wet bar with wine fridge was added for entertaining.
All new: heating, pump, BROMINE, 2 stainless steel heat exchangers, will never corrode. A 100-amp new breaker service is dedicated to the pool house.
The Party Room
Unbelievable! Yet another stone floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace is included in this private party area. A new server with sink was added for caterers to prepare meals and drinks when entertaining family and friends. This room is enhanced with exposed wood accents beams, cedar walls and indoor/outdoor broadloom. There is access to a large equipment/utility garage.
His and Hers Bathrooms
Well done! These three-piece bathrooms have been totally renovated in 2018. Custom teak vanities with imported one-of-a-kind stone upper mount bowl sinks from Indonesia, frosted glass water closet, frosted glass shower stall heated floors and floor-to-ceiling stone accent wall are the standout features. The bathrooms connect and share a new dry sauna.
OTHER SPECIAL FEATURES
From beyond the pool house includes a private patio area and a full-size fenced-in tennis court.
Exterior Features of the Home
This is a traditional Tudor-style architectural design with a combination of clay brick and stucco. The large private covered entrance is perfect to relax and enjoy the spectacular views of the front gardens, waterfall and patio area.
The double-wide interlocked driveway connects the house, pool house and separate detached single car insulated, cedar-lined garage which includes an electric garage door opener.
Security Gated Entry
New double entry wrought-iron electric gates with stone posts (connected to security passcode and mic) not only provide security but also adds to the stately-feel as you arrive at the property. Surrounded by mature trees on the street-side the privacy and tranquility are experienced immediately upon your arrival.
The Front Yard
As you pass through the entry gates your eyes will be drawn to the mini-pond and to the sound of the fountain. The front and perimeter of 1.5-acres of the property is surrounded by wrought-iron fencing adding to the majestic feel to this fine country estate. The stone walkways are lined with a manicured box hedge and custom outdoor lighting set on timers to compliment the seasons.
Other Renovations and Improvements
- All new windows and exterior entry doors replaced in 2018
- Roof shingles replaced in 2014
- Flat roof on pool house completely re-engineered/replaced in 2016
- New brick chimney and liner in 2018
- Roof shingles on breezeway replace in 2018
- New 130 ft. drilled well added in 2018
- New WSB clean Model 1500 advanced 7,000-liter pre-treatment tank an 4,500 liter pump chamber system was added in 2017 ($51,000 upgrade)
- Home security system monitored monthly with ADT
- Two Lennox forced air gas furnaces with built-in electronic air cleaning unit services the main house.
- 2016 Hyde-Whipp heating and air conditioning unit services the Pool House.
- Electrical service includes a 200-amp service for the main house and a separate 100-amp service for the Pool House.
- Eco-Water water softener
- Underground irrigation system (front yard area and gardens)
- All appliances
- Home security monitoring equipment
- All electrical light fixtures
- All window coverings and blinds
- All fireplace grates and glass doors or screens
- Snook table and all billiard accessories
- Speaker system
- Fountain pump and related equipment
- Exterior lighting
- Underground irrigation equipment
- All heating and air-conditioning equipment
- 3 new electric garage door openers and remotes
- All pool-related equipment and spa equipment including the pool cleaner
- Water softener
|Address:||23 Cedar Drive|
|Zip Code:||L7K 1H4|
|Lot Square Feet:||200.24 x 601.08|
|Exterior:||Brick, Stucco, Tudor|
|Heat/Cool:||Forced Air Gas Heating, Central Air-Conditioning|
|Scenery:||Wooded, River, Private|
|Recreation:||14-Foot Deep Indoor Swimming Pool, Billiards and Poker Room, Private Tennis Court, Nearby Golf and More.|
|Parking:||3-Car Attached Garage, 1 Car Detached Garage, Gated Private Driveway|
|Laundry:||Main Level Laundry Room|
|Utilities:||Drilled Well & Septic|