$6,295,000 CAD | 10,500 Sq. Ft. | 5 Beds | 5 Baths
22 Bayview Drive, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, L2N 4Y4
An exceptionally built Queen Anne Victorian perched on the shores of Lake Ontario is on the market in St. Catharines, Ontario for $6.3 million CAD. Don’t let the highly detailed exterior architecture fool you, this 10,500 square foot residence is newer construction! Enjoy stained glass windows, turrets, covered wraparound porches & balconies, elaborate gables and monumental chimneys. Her craftsmanship is apparent and the impressive landscaping only adds to the glorious splendour. Crossing the bronze threshold of the custom leaded glass front doors, you’re immediately exposed to creativity, elegance, and quality, starting with the formal dining room and parlour, both affording warmth and sophistication paired with extraordinary materials. The 10,500 square foot home unfolds over four levels, accessed by a grand spiral staircase and elevator. The large chef’s kitchen not only has a French Lacanche stove and custom cabinetry but breathtaking lake views. There’s a masculine mahogany library complete with 16-foot ceiling & built-in bookcases, and an eloquently trimmed feminine home office.
The upper floors have six large bedrooms, including a master with a fireplace and endless views of the lake, plus his & hers separate walk-in closets. The exceptional detailing is never-ending, cherry hardwood and heated limestone flooring, plaster cornices, antique metal ceilings, outstanding cabinetry, 12″ baseboards, 6″ back-banded trim, carved limestone fireplaces, Lutron electronic shades and fabulous windows and doors everywhere. The fully equipped lower walkout level ready for entertaining, sitting room, bar with a walk-in wine cellar, English Billiards rooms and so much more. The outdoor living space offers many choices to enjoy lake-front living and glorious views and sunsets. Pick the Mahogany deck with a glass conservatory or flagstone terraces that embody a water feature, outdoor kitchen and gas fireplace. This Lake Ontario retreat is on the market for $6.3 million CAD with Nancy Bailey of Engel & Völkers Oakville, Brokerage.