Features of 57 Joseph Street

Highlights of this Home

  • Custom built to exacting specifications
  • Over 7000 square feet of finished living space
  • 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, recreation rooms, gym, sauna, open concept kitchen and family room, vista views
  • Oversize 3-car garage (tandem) with height to accommodate car-lift
  • 3-floor oak-paneled elevator
  • Truly unique 0.625 Acre lot, overlooking scenic ravine, with full mature trees
  • In-floor radiant heating, with individual room temperature control
  • Heated outdoor front-porch and steps for Winter ice-melt
  • Interior walls fully insulated for noise reduction
  • Top quality engineered hardwood, trim and casings
  • Prewired for sound, networking and control in virtually every room
  • Eco-friendly construction with reduced allergens
  • Security system with multi-camera video surveillance
  • Healthy humidification with steam humidifier
  • Supplementary heat in roof-mounted air handler
  • 20kW natural gas backup power generator, with automatic transfer switch
  • Hide-a-hose central vacuum in five locations (hose hidden inside wall)
  • Custom in-ground pool with waterfall     

Main Level

Foyer

18’ 11” x 14’ 6”

  • Vaulted ceiling with exposed suspended beams
  • Decorative mosaic within slate-look porcelain tile floor
  • Leaded glass sidelights and transom window on front door
  • Double closet with built-in organizer
  • Reclaimed-style brick feature wall
  • Pot lights
  • Custom open-tread hardwood stairs and railings
  • Access to elevator

Dining

16’ 8” x 13’ 6”

  • Two sets of french doors with beveled glass and leaded glass transom windows
  • Coffered ceiling
  • Pre-wired for mini-pot lights
  • Built-in cabinet with leaded glass doors (pre-wired low voltage lighting)
  • Large windows with 'silhouette' blinds

Kitchen

21’ 7’ x 12’ 1”

  • Large open-concept with sit-up centre island
  • Granite countertops, tumbled marble backsplash
  • Slate-look porcelain tile floor
  • Meile microwave/small regular oven combo
  • Miele steam oven
  • Miele warming drawer
  • Miele 6 burner gas cooktop
  • Miele oven
  • Sub-Zero 48" side-by-side fridge-freezer, with water/ice 
  • Kitchen-aid 1200 CFM range hood (3 speeds) with remote blower
  • Jenn-air dishwasher
  • Large double sink (with sprayer tap) and prep sink
  • - both withIn-counter soap pumps
  • (space for 3 stools)cabinet features include Pull-out spice cabinet, fold-down drawer at sink-front, 3 fold-up higher cupboards
  • Crown moulding
  • Unique LED lights

Breakfast Area

18’ 5” x 14’ 6”

  • Views on three sides - windows (with linen drapes and one window with transom)
  • Glass door to deck with sidelight that opens
  • Vaulted ceiling
  • Decorative mosaic within slate-look porcelain tile floor (note: have extra tiles from original batch to replace mosaic, if desired)
  • Built-in cabinet with leaded glass doors and interior lights
  • Wall sconces

Family Room

19’ 4” x 23’ 10”

  • Oversized sunken room steps down from Kitchen
  • Engineered hickory flooring
  • Exposed pine timber-frame beams and rafters; tongue & groove pine ceiling
  • Reclaimed-style brick floor-to-ceiling gas fireplace (with smart remote)
  • Stone hearth and genuine antique barn beam mantel from local Markham farm
  • Views on three sides featuring large windows
  • (with 1½" wooden slat blinds on windows and (optional) decorative linen valances) and
  • 12' sliding glass door with transom window
  • Built-in antique pine corner cabinet
  • Built-in tall corner cabinet
  • 2 ceiling fans, 4 wall sconces
  • Extensively prewired for surround sound (5.1), multiple LAN cables, coax
  • 3 floor outlets (split-receptacles) for table lamps

Powder Room

5’ 0” x 5’ 0”

  • Hammered copper above-counter sink
  • Granite countertop
  • Dual flush toilet
  • Ultra quiet Panasonic ventilation/exhaust fan
  • Slate-look porcelain tile floor

Pantry

9’ 5” x 6’ 6”

  • Pocket door
  • Built in shelving
  • Side-by-side refrigerator/freezer
  • Slate-look porcelain tile floor

Office

11’ 0” x 13’ 11”

  • Large bay window with roman blinds and granite window seat
  • French door with beveled glass
  • built-in shelves and cabinets

Living Room

17’ 3” x18’ 4”

  • 6' beveled glass French doors within room to adjoining private alcove (14’ 6” x 8’ 5”)
  • Bay windows with granite sills, silhouette blinds
  • Beveled glass French door
  • Gas fireplace with granite surround and glass doors that open
  • Wall sconces
  • Potential to be professional's in-home office with separate entrance (replace window on porch with exterior door)
  • Potential for conversion to main floor bedroom

Laundry Room

14’ 11” x 12’ 9”

  • Very large with custom cherry cabinets
  • Designated hanging space for drying clothes
  • 2 sinks (one for laundry and one for everything else); each with counter space
  • South facing bay window
  • 1½" wooden slat door blinds on door's window
  • Laundry chute from Master Bedroom into top of sorting cabinet
  • Walk-out to back porch
  • Ventilation fan
  • Dryer hook-up for both Gas and Electric dryer
  • Roughed-in floor drain for washing machine drain pan
  • Slate-look porcelain tile floor

Mud Room

  • Slate-look porcelain tile floor
  • Access to Garage

Garage

  • Fully Heated (in-floor) and insulated, with separate thermostat
  • Oversized triple (a single and tandem double with 9' wide doors)
  • Non-slip epoxy finish on floor
  • 2 Floor drains and water supply inside garage
  • Very high ceiling (can accommodate car lift)
  • Loft storage space
  • Bright, 3 windows, two walkout doors to outside (side and back)

Outdoors

  • Large tree-lined private drive
  • Extra-deep custom in-ground heated pool
  • Stone walkways and pool surround
  • Solar pool heating, augmented with natural-gas heater when desired
  • Remote control for pool, waterfall, lighting and more
  • Heated exterior front porch and steps for ice-melt in winter
  • Large L-shaped lot, backing onto ravine and conservation area
  • Low-maintenance landscaping with perennial plants and ground cover
  • 9-zone in-ground sprinkler system
  • Soffit outlets for holiday lights
  • Pool shed (with mechanicals) and garden shed for storage

 

Upper Level

Master Bedroom

24’ 7” x 20’ 7”

  • Coffered, vaulted ceilings
  • Laundry chute to laundry room
  • Balcony with full glass door; sheer and roman shade
  • large, with area for seating
  • Gas fireplace with remote
  • Huge walk-in closet with built-in closet organizers ( 12’ 9” x 11’ 0”)
  • ceiling fan with light
  • wall sconce bedside lights with two-way and individual switches; additional wall sconce and pendant light
  • Large window with elliptical transomhalf sheers and full draperies
  • Prewired for sound and volume control - both ceiling and each side of window
  • Engineered hardwood flooring
  • Pot lights

Master Ensuite

14’ 8” x 10’ 8”

  • Vaulted ceiling
  • Steam shower; rain or regular head (can be hand held)
  • Heated towel racks on individual timers
  • Therapeutic Air tub with multiple settings
  • Custom granite vanity with dual sinks
  • Separate toilet room with dual flush toilet
  • White, 1½" wooden slat blinds on window
  • Prewired (cable/electrical/LAN) for TV to be viewed from bathtub
  • In floor heat (including shower floor) with separate thermostat
  • Ultra quiet Panasonic ventilation/exhaust fans

Upper Hallway

  • Door to separate three bedrooms from rest of home
  • Large linen closet
  • Engineered hardwood flooring
  • Walk-in storage closet
  • Coffered ceiling
  • Pot lights
  • Utility / Storage

Storage closet

  • Access to attic
  • Access to steam shower mechanicals

Bedroom 2

12’ 7” x 13’ 5”

  • High ceiling with beam feature
  • Ceiling fan
  • Closet with built-in organizer
  • White, 1½" wooden slat blinds on window
  • Pot lights
  • Engineered hardwood flooring

Upper Bathroom

9’ 5” x 8’ 11”

  • Separate tub and shower with rain or regular head (can be handheld)
  • Large vanity with caesarstone counter and two sinks
  • Full width mirror
  • Heated towel rack on timer
  • Dual flush toilet
  • White, 1½" wooden slat blinds on window
  • Ultra quiet Panasonic ventilation/exhaust fan -  on timer
  • Pot lights

Bedroom 3

15’ 1” x 11’ 5”

  • Walk-in closet
  • Ceiling fan
  • Wall sconce bedside lights
  • White, 1½" wooden slat blinds on window
  • Pot lights
  • Engineered hardwood flooring

Bedroom 4

14’ 8” x 18’ 4”

  • North and West facing windows
  • Two closets
  • vaulted ceiling with beam feature
  • Ceiling fan
  • Pot lights
  • White, 1½" wooden slat blinds on windows
  • Engineered hardwood flooring

Lower Level


Recreation Room

33’ 5” x 19’ 7”

  • Engineered hardwood flooring
  • Can accommodate pool table plus seating area
  • Potential for bar/kitchenette
  • 3 storage cupboards
  • Elevator access
  • Pot lights
  • Reclaimed style brick feature wall

Wine Cellar

9’ 3” x 11’ 0”

  • Reclaimed style brick wine storage area
  • Glass and wrought iron insulated door
  • Two additional deep storage cupboards
  • Pot lights

Sauna

  • Large 4-person clear cedar sauna

Storage Room

23’ 8” x 12’ 2”

  • Concrete flooring
  • Service access for Elevator
  • 9.5’ ceiling height

Lower Foyer

14’ 11” x 8’ 0”

  • Slate-like porcelain tile flooring
  • Walk-out to backyard

Bathroom

  • Shower, dual-flush toilet and vanity
  • Ultra quiet Panasonic ventilation/exhaust fan
  • Slate-like porcelain tile flooring

Gym / Theatre

18’ 5” x 22’ 5”

  • Large windows on three sides
  • Very high ceilings
  • Built in cabinet
  • Two ceiling fans
  • Wall sconces, pot lights
  • Acoustic glass on interior window
  • Wired for surround-sound - potential to be in-home theatre
  • Engineered hardwood flooring

Bedroom 5

19’ 3” x 10’ 10”

  • Large windows with 1½" wooden slat blinds
  • 2 walk-in closets
  • Built-in dresser and vanity, each with granite top
  • Corner cabinet with leaded glass door
  • Pot lights
  • 4-piece ensuite
    • Oversized air-jet tub (remote blower)
    • Separate shower
    • Dual flush toilet
    • Custom vanity
    • Ultra quiet Panasonic ventilation/exhaust fan
  • Engineered hardwood flooring

Utility Room

8” 10” x 9’ 3”

  • Service access for radiant heating
  • Multimedia wiring cabinetry
  • Water heater

Workshop

10’ 9” x 18’ 3”

  • Large room with window (white, 1½" wooden slat blinds)
  • Concrete floors
  • Potential to be storage/exercise room/kitchenette

Unique Features

  • Natural Gas generator (20kW) to supply whole-home power during outages
  • Supplementary heater in attic-mounted air-handler for instant-heat
  • 2lb BASF spray-foam insulation in all exterior walls and vaulted ceilings
  • Interior walls fully insulated for sound and temperature control
  • 5-ton two-stage Air Conditioning unit
  • Whole-home in-floor radiant heating, with separate temperature control per room
  • Extensive whole-home pre-wiring for networking, entertainment and more
  • 3-floor oak paneled elevator
  • Feng Shui certified – 2 wealth centres, plus powerful energies for studies, health and relations