If you’re looking for the perfect lakeside retreat then this is the home for you. This 1,759 square foot bungalow is nestled on a rare, quiet, cul-de-sac on the lake in Okotoks, Ab. Crystal Shores Landing is situated around a wide grassy median which allows room out front for children to play safely. Okotoks is just a short commute south on Deerfoot and Stoney Trails and thus has become a very popular “bedroom community” for many Calgary families.
This beautiful home has a stone and stucco exterior, a new roof, a rustic, fenced front lawn and a wide, welcoming front entrance. The large, triple car (with three separate doors) attached garage is dry-walled, heated and located off to the side of the home, allowing for additional off-street parking. It has 220V wiring which is great for someone requiring a workshop space.
The main entrance faces East which lets the morning sunlight stream in through the dining room, entrance and guest room windows. The back, glass deck flanks the entire width of the home , with doors from both the kitchen dining nook and the master bedroom for easy access. The west facing deck has stunning views of the mountains and the home was positioned and landscaped in such a way that is it also very private. There is an automatic|electric built-in screen that can be lowered for respite from the sun when dining on the deck.
The yard is fully landscaped with an abundance of perennials and a patch of raspberry bushes are yours for the picking. The lower patio area has a large hot tub, making it an excellent spot for relaxing or entertaining. The garden path leads down to a second patio with a fire pit for evening get togethers. A trellis next to the fire pit area offers further privacy and a graveled area perfect for storing lake toys|equipment.
The dock is ready for mooring paddle boats and lakeside fishing. Around the north side of the home is a huge, fenced area with a large garage dog door. Inside the garage is a second, large fenced area which is ideal for giving family pets access to both the interior and exterior of the home. There is a dog house outside which will stay with the home and your pet.
Enter the home and you’ll find 10 ft ceilings, warm colors and finishings throughout. To the left of the front entrance is a large, bright formal dining room, perfect for additional dining space or entertaining. Cloud white beadboards are featured in the living areas and powder room. Beautiful granite finishes the lovely kitchen counter tops and you’ll find an abundance of cabinetry, including a built-in desk|organizers. Fresh white appliances include a gas stove and the new addition of a stainless steel dishwasher. Note the transom windows over top of the large picture windows which allow for even more sunlight and expansive views of both the lake and mountains.
The master retreat overlooks the same lake and mountain views and has had a fresh coat of paint. It has a walk-in closet and 5 piece ensuite with a separate water closet. The second bedroom could be used as a guest bedroom or private office. The rear garage entrance has a main floor laundry space and storage for the vacuflo accessories.
Down one flight of stairs you’ll find a sizable family room with enough space for a ping pong| pool table and a second built-in office area. The wet bar has the fabulous addition of a Murphy Bed, perfect for additional sleeping quarters for your guests. There is a third bedroom with lovely views of the lake, a fourth bedroom at the back, both with walk-in closets and a full four-piece bathroom.
Please call me today for your private showing. Barb 403-689-5982
|Address:||4 Crystal Shores Landing|