June 16, 2017
View my new listing for sale at 31080 Silverhill Avenue, Mission
and currently listed at $1,599,000.
Capturing majestic, mountain & water views & displaying a remarkable commitment to quality throughout, this tri-level contemporary style log home and masterpiece, offers a lifestyle of luxury, privacy, quiet, nature, and exquisite charm. Perhaps for the perfect next chapter in your life or a retreat for those who seek a break from the bustling world yet still quickly accessible to downtown Vancouver. The view residence is set in a serene area at the top of the mountain, offering more than tranquility & accessibility (bordering Maple Ridge). Nestled amongst trees, offering a large self-contained suite, + acres of landscaped and natural land, this comes around once in a lifetime, a must to see!
The long, winding, and inviting driveway leads to an enchanting entrance of the property. Offering parking space for up to 10 vehicles, an RV, a boat and a double garage, the outdoor space offered is generous.
The handcrafted Engelmann Spruce log home is nestled in mature trees, yet offers sweeping views of the Stave River, Grouse Mountain, Thornhill and Burnaby Mountain. The breathtaking views can be enjoyed throughout the open concept home built with high vaulted ceilings. The modern style layout is complemented by the light wood, the unique finishes, and the double-glazed windows that allow ample natural light, leading onto a gorgeous wrap around deck.
Upon entering the home, you can easily identify with the contemporary style feel, within the traditional Canadian log home, it is a special combination, and works well. From the unique railings, the oil finished floors, to the modern kitchen that has a dark soap stone 30 inch deep counter tops & Cherrywood finishes, the details are what make this home very special. The living spaces have two natural gas fireplaces, and a wood burning soap stone fireplace that generates a great amount of heat. It feels cozy and welcoming when entering the home.
The master bedroom occupies its own floor, the mezzanine 3rd floor, and has a bird’s eye view of the home, and the magical surroundings through each window. The master bedroom, walk in closet and en suite has a spa like feel to it, and it is simply beautiful. The perfect space for those wanting a private oasis that becomes their indoor sanctuary.
On the lower level of the home is a very spacious recreational room. Currently used as an office, however, this can be easily transformed into a movie theatre room, a recording studio, a gym, a rec room for fun and games, or a library. The room is multi-purpose and spacious enough for one to really use their imagination and be creative.
On the same lower level is a large fully contained one bedroom guest suite. The suite has its own entrance, as well as its own private garden, and a large living room with a separate one bedroom, offering walk in closet, and lots of light. The suite has a fully equipped kitchen, full 4 piece bathroom, with room for in-suite laundry, and plenty of closet space.
In addition to the marvelous features that this property has to offer, it also has a 3-year-new metal roof with hidden fasteners. It has a 2 year new 420 foot drilled well, water test is available. The septic treatment plant with 30 filters has recently been serviced.. The property has a backup generator, and is easily hooked up if needed. The property includes the ride on mower, the snow blower, and all fixtures and appliances.
The home is surrounded by gorgeous trees and landscaping, 4.5 Acres of playground! There is ample space to easily install a summer gazebo with a large Jacuzzi, pizza oven, built in BBQ, swimming pool, and so much more, this could become the Summer retreat that the family has been waiting for!
Education in Mission:
Silverdale Elementary School, Mission
Heritage Park French immersion Middle School
Mission Secondary School
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