Stittsville is a community with many desirable neighbourhoods but none so much as Crossing Bridge Estates in Central Stittsville. Its quiet roads, mature trees, perennial gardens and houses with beautiful curb appeal all contribute to this family neighbourhood as does its numerous parks and proximity to amenities.
Located in the heart of Crossing Bridge Estates is 9 Shipley Crescent, a house with many great features and a unique layout which you can really make work for your family. The main level offers hardwood throughout, accents of crown moulding in some rooms and numerous windows, including bays, that let light stream through the entire home. A really lovely feature of the main level is the spacious Great Room that was extended from the original builder’s plan to be the primary family living space. It features a gas fireplace with a traditional mantle and surround AND if wood is more your style, the fireplace can be easily converted back to wood burning. Other features of the main level include a solarium with access to the backyard, a kitchen with a fantastic working triangle, a traditional dining room with French doors, spacious mudroom and powder room. Finally, part of what makes this home unique is a whole are of the main level that can be used in a multitude of ways. The east wing of this home has two rooms and a full bathroom. Both of the rooms have great closet space and can be used as bedrooms. One of them with a French door would be ideal for a main floor office while the other with carpeting and bay window would make a spacious main floor bedroom. This entire wing could also easily be converted into a main floor master suite with spacious bedroom, ensuite and walk-in closet. Choose how to these unique features work best for you and your family!
The upper level of this home is also bright and sunny with a spacious master suite with hardwood flooring, walk-in closet and 6 piece ensuite with corner tub, separate shower and a double vanity. There are also two other spacious bedrooms, one with a gorgeous vaulted ceiling. While there is no secondary bathroom up on the second level at the moment, there is a spacious walk-in closet that could be converted into a full bathroom.The bedroom with vaulted ceiling could be used as a bedroom, playroom, billiards room and more! Again, choose how to make the living space that this home offers work for your family.
While the interior space of this home is generous and aesthetically beautiful, there is also a great deal of pride of ownership throughout the home. The original owners have ensured since the breaking of the ground that the home has been well-built and maintained. Nearly the entire home is bricked and it has upgraded plywood throughout. The two car garage has work benches and the door openers have a new motor. The backyard features a large deck, mature trees and plenty of space! Recent updates include the roof 2010, central air and hi-efficiency furnace 2013, humidifier 2013 and solarium carpeting 2014.
The home is located close to all Stittsville has to offer including restaurants such as NeXT, Barley Mow, Napoli’s, Poco Pazzo, The Glen and more and shopping including Brown’s, Sobey’s, Shopper’s Drug Mart and more. A. Lorne Cassidy Elementary School is within walking distance as are numerous parks and the Trans Canada Trail!
This is your opportunity to raise your family in a community-oriented neighbourhood in a home that you can make work for you! To see more pictures visit the website HERE!