Vancouver Heights House for sale: 4 bedroom 2,366 sq.ft. (Listed 2013-01-12)

Overview

3775 Trinity Street, Burnaby, BC

MLS®#: V985245
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SOLD
  • Property Value$878,000
  • Property Address3775 Trinity Street, Burnaby, BC, V5C 1N1, Canada
  • TypeHouse
  • StyleBungalow With Basement
  • BasementFull, Fully Finished, Separate Entry
  • Parking5+ cars
  • Year Built1929
  • Taxes$5068.40
  • Living Area2,366 sq.ft.
  • Lot Frontage50 ft
  • Lot Depth122 ft
  • Lot Size Area6,100 sq.ft.
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2 full
  • School DistrictBurnaby

Vancouver Heights

3775 Trinity Street, Burnaby, BC, V5C 1N1, Canada

Description

Step Inside this Artists' Dream Home Beaming in Natural Sunshine! This Gorgeous 4 Bedroom 2400SQFT Bungalow With Amazing Mountain and Ocean Views from Both Upper Bedrooms and from The House Length 259 SQFT Balcony, is Pleasantly Situated on a Quiet Street in Up & Coming and "Best Kept Secret" Neighbourhood of "Vancouver Heights".

A Well Manicured, South-Facing, 50 Foot By 122 Foot "R3 Zoned" Lot With a Huge Three Car 664SQFT "Mechanics Garage" With Steel Beams for a winch to Pull Car Engines, A Work Bench, and 220 Volt Potential and More & Lots of Additional Open Parking! A new Home Could be Built Higher and Take Even Better Advantage of the Views.

Gorgeous Flowers Abound in A Lush Family Yard & Large Organic Food Growing Beds are Ready-to-Go in the Back Yard With Covers to Protect The Lush Soil!

Inside, Offers Solid Red Oak, Cherry & Fir Hardwood Floors on The Main Level, as is a Charming Wood Fireplace, Arched Entry Solid Wood Door, Charming Etched French Glass Interior Doors & Windows, Cove Ceilings and Wall Inset Work...This Home Has a Very Cozy Feel...A New Hot Water Boiler Heats The Hot Water Base Board Heaters Throughout. New Washer/Dryer, and Kitchen Floor and Skylight Newer and The Roof are Newer ... Updates in the Basement Suite Kitchen and Carpets are Updated.

A "Clean Home With Historic Design Accents and Features" Gives This Home Great Interest to Architect's and Interior Designers Looking For A Mortgage Helper With a 2 Bedroom High Ceiling Suite Downstairs With A Separate Entrance & A Separate Small Business/Hobby Room - Great for Hair Dresser's Home Business!


Welcome Home!

Features

Sellers' Favorite Ten Things About Living in This Neighbourhood:

Our Top Ten List:

#10- Walk on flat neighbourhood streets and see the variety of houses from Heritage to contemporary Homes; along Boundary Road and see stunning mountains, ocean, downtown and Vancouver Island; down the hills on the Vancouver side of Boundary Road and get a great work out; a very short way and hit the hiking trails by the Burrard Inlet.

#9- Groceries: Shop at a regular grocery store close by like Safeway; great fruit and vegetable store like Red Apple; wonderful Italian butcher and delicatessen like Cioffi’s; and a fish store like no other-Regent Fish Market.

#8- Dining on Hastings Street: The Pear Tree- first class cuisine at reasonable prices; Anton's Pasta Bar for supreme Italian fare; Burgers Etc, at BBQ House for surprisingly good fare; Baci Ristorante for ambience and good food; Cristos Greek Taverna for an old world feel.

#7- Parks and Entertainment: New Brighton Park-reachable with an easy walk-Located right on the Water at The Burrard Inlet and has an outdoor swimming pool great for children; Burnaby Heights Park for dog walking and children's playground; Confederation Park with the Eileen Daily Indoor Swimming Pool, Dolphin Cinemas for Movies on Hasting Street nearby.

#6 Location- Be on The North Shore in less than 10 minutes; in a GasTown restaurant in 15 minutes or less by car; at Georgia Street and Burrard Street in 15 minutes; at Simon Fraser University in 15 minutes.

#5- Shopping- less than 10 minutes to Brentwood Centre; 5 minutes to Hastings Street Shops like the Liquor Barn, Valley Bakery, Top Barbers, Vancouver Pet Centre, Vogue Hair Studio, Adele-Rae Florist, Lovely Star Nails, Making Memories with Scrap booking, Companion Book, Browns Books, Dogs in the City, Capital Hill Chiropractic, Carleton Square Dental

#4- Coffee, Etc- 5 minutes to Starbucks, Cafe Artigianos, Big Shots Café, and Dairy Queen.

#3- Banking- Vancity, TD, CIBC, BMO, Westminster Savings, Royal Bank within Minutes.

#2- Schools: Gilmore Elementary; Rosser Elementary; Confederation Elementary; Burnaby North Secondary School very near.

#1- Community Centres: Summit Youth Centre; Confederation Community Centre

Amenities

Letter from the Sellers, Welcoming you:

"Thanks for coming in to see our home. We have lived here for 12 years and have loved it in so many ways.

The neighbourhood is quiet, with very little traffic and a serenity that we appreciate.

All our neighbours are quiet and friendly and have not caused us any problems.

You can choose to walk on flat areas or hills and all the time the view is spectacular. The view! It really is stunning to sit out on the back patio and enjoy the mountains, trees and glimpses of Stanley Park and the inlet. We challenge you to find an area anywhere in Vancouver that has such a great view.

If you like mall shopping, Brentwood Mall is not far away (Willingdon and Lougheed) but if you like shopping in smaller specialty shops, Hastings- between Boundary and Willingdon- has lots to offer. We have quite a few favourites!

When we first moved in we were not sure about the building across the street, but all the tenants are over age 55 with the result that they are quiet and very few have cars. The large old home beside it is empty and is a heritage site that is used for special events now and again including an annual Christmas show that is always fun to attend.

The house size is deceptive. When we first saw it from the outside we thought- 2400 square feet? Really? But when you walk through it, you can sense its charm and appeal and size. There are lots of neat spaces for all kinds of things and the large sun room at the back of the ground floor has been great for storage and artistic endeavours.

We have taken a lot of pride in this home and have cared for it well. The only reason we want to sell is because we have reached a stage in life where we want to downsize. We will definitely miss living in a neighbourhood that is one of the best kept secrets in Vancouver!

We are sure our agent, Michael J. Dowling, will answer any questions you may have but we wanted to send our greetings to you.

The Owners Rod & Bev."

Listing Provided By

RE/MAX Crest Realty (Westside) Ltd.

 Real Estate Listing provided by
  • Michael J. Dowling
  • Phone: 604.684.6155
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  • RE/MAX Crest Realty Ltd. (Westside)
  • 2-1012 Beach Avenue
  • Vancouver, BC
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