High-Style in Montreal’s Plateau Mont Royal
Escape to the designer pied-a-terre found in the heart of Plateau Mont-Royal, also called simply the Plateau, in urban Montreal. Along with being located in this bustling, exciting and vibrant hub of Montreal, this stunning two-bedroom home features unique interior and exterior design details that make it one of the most amazing urban properties you’ll discover in the area, worthy of gracing the pages of Architectural Digest.
What was once an artists’ studio underwent a modern remodel in 2009, yet so much of the original creative essence remains in this eclectic high-style city haven. There’s a feeling of avant-garde design paired with the utmost in luxurious city living found at 4270 Av. Coloniale.
An Inspirational Open-Concept Great Room
The first thing you’ll see as you enter this astounding property is the great room, which features a breathtaking design pairing dark wood tones, including wide-plank hardwood floors, with the flood of natural light that pours in thanks to the inclusion of three massive skylights. This open-concept space pairs the rustic, traditionalism of wood with the modern elements of glass and steel for a sense of textural richness that’s unmatched.
The back wall of the spacious great room consists of glass that frames the views of the private outdoor terrace, providing one of many reprieves in the heart of the city. A metal spiral staircase provides a curved design detail, in contrast to many of the straight lines found in the impeccable design, as does the circular sofa.
The open flow of the great room also includes the stunning formal dining space, with ample room for a vast table, as well as a collection of eye-catching hanging light fixtures that feel both modern and regal in their design,style and color.
The wall of the dining room is comprised of custom wood cabinetry providing hidden storage and adding a sense of luxurious opulence to this area while yet another skylight bathes the dining room in natural light.
Built-in custom shelving and a gas fireplace create a warm, inviting ambiance while there’s an additional seating area adjacent to the primary great room, where you can envision yourself gathering around the piano and entertaining, or simply relaxing as you open a well-worn book, fireside.
The kitchen features open sight lines to the dining area and great room, making for the ideal entertaining scenario, and it also includes a juxtaposition of textures and materials for visual excitement, including wood, stainless steel, and mirrored cabinetry, as well as state-of-the-art appliances.
The Zen-Inspired Second Level
As you ascend the artistically-inspired spiral staircase to the second level of this home, you’ll find a true retreat, defined by calming color palettes, beautiful materials, large spaces and a feeling of seductive style that’s both inviting and exciting.
The master bedroom includes a dark, decadent color palette as well as distinctive leather flooring while glass doors lead seamlessly to the outdoor terrace.
A vital part of this enviable second-floor retreat is the en suite bathroom, which you’re guided to via oscillating panels, creating a one-of-a-kind architectural experience. Once you’re within that bathroom you’re enveloped by spa sensibilities and utter relaxation produced through the use of natural materials and the addition of features like heated floors and a wet sauna, while a tempered glass door smartly conceals the toilet area.
Wood beams unite with ethereal lighting and sleek, wide-basin white sinks, while gallery-style recessed lights also illuminate the master bathroom and highlight the many intricate details that went into the design and construction of this space.
The second level of this Montreal masterpiece includes another bedroom, with vast windows for natural light, wood floors and a custom leather feature wall placed behind the bed.
From the master bedroom find your way to the premier feature of this stunning modern home: an indoor pool and a dry sauna. This oasis is an incredible feature in this urban abode, with a design that features a combination of cedar and marble walls. You’ll feel as if you’re swimming outdoors thanks to the overhead skylight, while the state-of-the-art Dry-O-Tron system manages and maintains the moisture in this space. Located behind a transparent glass wall is the dry sauna, which offers an incredible reprieve directly in the heart of your home.
Indoor and Outdoor Living and Entertaining Areas
The second floor of this architectural tour de force includes an advanced home theater as well as superior surround sound and a custom electric curtain that provides protection to the amazing and expansive screen.
The theater also features a truly one-of-kind feature: a sofa that is synced with the surround sound system to provide vibrations in-line with what’s happening on the screen in front of you. The custom acoustic panels provide soundproofing from the private theater to the rest of the home, and in addition to the theater, this home also includes a charming upper-level living area with a gas fireplace and light paneled flooring, walls, and ceiling, for a Scandinavian design element.
The upper-level living room leads to the outdoor terrace, which provides one of the most impeccable outdoor spaces in the entire area. This award-winning terrace isn’t just an outdoor space but is an entirely other living area featuring a modern outdoor kitchen with natural stone countertops and top-of-the-line appliances.
The outdoor roof deck features eco-friendly elements as well as an area for a garden and a shower, making it a true Quebec gem offering fantastic outdoor access that doesn’t require you to give up city convenience.
Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec
This Montreal district represents a coming together of cultures, along with an artistically-infused atmosphere that makes it one of the city’s most desirable neighborhoods.
Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal is full of energy and cosmopolitan influence.
The Plateau brings together a sense of innovation along with European charm, and a myriad of ethnicities to create a feeling of energy and excitement that have led to its nickname as “Canada’s Cultural Capital.”
Many of the home’s in the neighborhood feature a historic sense of charm that includes wrought-iron balconies, but the interiors feature modern remodels much like the featured property.
Some of the many neighborhood attractions include parks like the Parc du Mont-Royal and Park Lafontaine, as well as theaters including the Theatre de Verdure. In the Quartier Mode, you’ll find a collection of local Montreal designers selling locally-made clothing for men and women while Lustre is a local high-end boutique.
Nightlife options in The Plateau include Bily Kun, which is a long-standing venue for trendy DJ music while Le Reservoir provides a more low-key atmosphere with tapas and designer décor.
4270 Av. Coloniale, Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
This urban oasis is currently on the market, offering not only a five-star design and luxe outdoor space, but also a premier Montreal location that’s among the most desirable in not only the city but all of Canada. It’s being marketed by Liza Kaufman of Sotheby’s International Realty Quebec.
2 895 000 $ CAD I Sotheby’s International Realty Quebec
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