French Chateau in Ontario, Canada
French Chateau in Ontario, in Mississauga, Canada | Presented by Andy Taylor & Gordon White | Sotheby’s International Realty Canada
Welcome to 2215 Doulton Drive. This resplendent French Chateau in Ontario is poised majestically on 3 private and expansive acres located in one of the most exclusive and highly coveted neighbourhoods just minutes from the Mississauga golf and country club.
Steeply pitched roofs watch over a grand motor court centered by an Italian Renaissance lion’s head fountain. A 12 car garage with two separate entrances provides a sensational showcase for the passionate car collector.
Stately double front doors with arched transoms open onto a grand entrance foyer that exhibits a spectacular double bridal staircase with elaborative detailed wrought iron railing and gold accents that rises dramatically towards a domed ceiling above. Natural light floods this elevated and breathtaking space.
A celebration of artistic brilliance, state of the art technology and astounding attention to detail, this impressive 18,000 sq ft residence provides a lifestyle so highly desired but rarely seen.
Each principal room is an elegant blend of thoughtful design and superior craftsmanship highlighted by tasteful and discerning details. Intricate plaster loops interlock and adorn the ceiling of the living room complete with its finely woven wool carpeting and exquisite marble fireplace.
An opulent formal dining room offers a superlative palette for creating magnificent and memorable dinner parties with its cast limestone fireplace, exceptionally detailed plaster and millwork finishing combined with subtle muted cornice lighting.
Grand and impressive while at the same time warm and inviting, the family room is a true oasis within this extraordinary residence. A two – story sweeping cast limestone fireplace ascends to a richly coffered ceiling supported by an assembly of columns capped with Corinthian capitals.
Selective tastes will appreciate the endless entertaining opportunities that this home’s gorgeous gourmet kitchen provides. With its ample granite counters, top of the line appliances and antiqued cream finished Downsview cabinetry, every culinary task becomes a pleasure. Decorative columns embrace the eat in area with it’s welcoming views to the expansive grounds.
The main floor office proffers a truly private study for conducting major business deals or simply reflecting upon the day. Richly finished millwork, fireplace mantle and solid oak floors instill a sense of sophisticated calm and purpose.
The games room provides an inspired setting for truly seamless entertaining. Imagine gatherings both formal and informal in this spacious oak paneled space that boasts a full wet bar, gas fireplace, coffered ceilings and walk in temperature – controlled wine cellar.
The second floor loggia artfully divides the master bedroom wing from the other bedrooms for assured privacy. The master en suite is a true spa like experience with marble counters, heated marble flooring and generous 2 person jetted bathtub surrounded by wrap around windows that afford beautiful yet discreet views of the palatial grounds.
Each his and hers walk in dressing room is magnificently complimented with extensive millwork cabinetry. The hers dressing room is sweeping in scale with its large floating island and includes a walk out to a sizeable balcony.
A double staircase descends to the lower level where there is a guest suite complete with kitchen, fireplace and ample living area perfect for overnight guests or nanny’s suite. This level also provides a golf swing room, fully equipped exercise area, play and hobby rooms as well as boasting a one of a kind home theatre.
The outdoor areas all work in concert to create a superb residential sanctuary. Complete with in ground pool and spa plus a sports court for tennis and basketball, as well as two par three putting greens, this estate’s meticulously manicured grounds offers a unique, and thoroughly private retreat – like experience that is comparable to none.
Once you’ve arrived you will never want to leave.