Welcome to the former estate of Senator Leo Kolber. This residence is nearly 11,500 sf of living space set on a 35,000 sf lot in a country-like setting just 10 minutes to downtown Montreal. Designed for entertaining by esteemed architect Erol Argun, this home features grand reception rooms, luxurious private quarters & magnificent outdoor spaces.
ENTRANCE -The main entrance with its 20' high oculus and decorative inlaid floor, all flooded with natural light, sets the scene for a house that will impress! -A vestibule on the right makes a handy coat check, convenient for formal events. -A spacious powder room is accessible from the hallway. ENTERTAINING SPACES -A grand reception room designed to fit 200 people, with a fireplace, and luxurious decorative wall and ceilings mouldings is one of the many highlights of this floor. -A majestic double dining room offers charming character from its coffered ceilings to it floral wallpaper, built-in glass cabinets and fireplace. -The contemporary 'Woodmode' kitchen features quality custom cabinetry a generous island, marble countertops, high end appliances, and a breakfast room - all configured to fit a catering team. -A butler's pantry connects the kitchen to the formal dining room, perfect for having everything accessible for dinner parties. PRIVATE QUARTERS -An impressive library, painted in rich red, makes for a coveted home office & overlooks the pool area. It features a hidden bar with pocket walls that can be opened onto the reception room, an innovative & convenient feature for parties. -A private family room, leading to the bedrooms, the perfect place to read and relax. -The well-designed master suite includes a sweeping master bedroom, 2 fireplaces, 2 luxurious walk-in closets & 2 full bathrooms. Access to the lower level for early morning workouts is possible down a generous staircase filled with light. -Two more bedrooms, perfect for children or guests, and a large bathroom complete this area. OUTDOOR LIVING -Just like the indoors, the outdoor spaces were also conceived for entertaining -The highlights includes its custom gazebo complete with a bar, a dining space, a kitchen and a bathroom, and stunning heated swimming pool. -A cozy outdoor seating area is situated right outside the dining room, ideal for pre-dinner drinks. -With its ample room, this large property has been used for formal events, large garden parties or simply to relax by the pool with friends & family. BASEMENT -The basement is accessed from the kitchen as well as from the master bedroom. -This space has been used as a gym as well as a home cinema with built-in equipment and comfortable chairs. A large wine cellar with made-to-measure shelving units stores up to 1000 bottles. -Three other bedrooms, 2+1 bathrooms, vast storage and mechanical rooms complete this floor. - OTHER FEATURES & NOTES -A service room connected to the kitchen includes a laundry room, mudroom and separate service entrance. -Spacious 4 car heated indoor garage, plus 4 exterior parking spaces. -Geothermal heating system, membrane roof -The property has been maintained by reputable firm Garbarino Construction over the last 15-20 years. -Pre-listing inspection report available. -Refer to Seller's Declaration for more details. SALE WITHOUT LEGAL WARRANTY
Sale without legal warranty of quality, at the buyer's risk.
2 fridges,gas cooktop,range hood,2 wall-mounted ovens,microwave,dishwasher,washer/dryer,lighting fixtures&sconces of permanent nature,all window treatments/coverings,built-in shelving units throughout,home theatre system&integrated speakers throughout;wall- mounted TVs,alarm system,pool accessories
All of the Estate's personal artwork, furniture and effects. All hanging/screwed-in mirrors.
Westmount is an affluent on-island suburb on the Island of Montreal. The City lies over 3.9km2 on the western slopes of Mount Royal. Westmount is home to schools, an arena, a pool, a public library and many parks, including Westmount Park, Murray Hill Park and Westmount Summit. Notable buildings include Place Alexis Nihon and the luxurious Westmount Square complex designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (a German-American architect).Westmount has a variety of shops and boutiques ranging from upscale brands to the affordable to please any shopper.
The prime destinations to shop are on Sherbrooke street, Victoria Avenue and Greene Avenue, where shoppers will not only find unique retail stores, but also quirky boutiques, a variety of coffee shops, restaurants and art galleries.
There are numerous schools in Westmount, both public and private. Public schools include Westmount High School, its sister elementary school Westmount Park School and Roslyn Elementary School, which is significant for introducing the first French Immersion Program on the Island of Montreal in 1968.Private schools include the Miss Edgar's and Miss Cramp's School, The Study and the French-language Villa Sainte-Marcelline for girls andSelwyn House School for boys.
The city is home to two CEGEPs: the public anglophone Dawson College and the private anglophone Marianopolis College.Westmount's community is close-knit, in addition to their municipal programs and activities, the city has a diversity of local organizations that contribute to the quality of life in the community.