1927 & 1929 Whyte Ave, Kits Point, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1B4, Canada
Originally built in 1912, this is one of the finest heritage B homes in Vancouver’s popular beachside neighbourhood of Kits Point. Completely and meticulously rebuilt this house is virtually new (including new foundation, framing, roof, electrical,plumbing,etc ) and features 3833sqft with 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, including the legal one bedroom garden level suite. Awarded the City of Vancouver's 2009 Heritage Commission's Award for rehabilitation and finalist for a 2008 Georgie Award this amazing restoration has retained the impressive character of the spacious home. Large principal rooms on the main floor, all with soaring 9 1/2' ceilings, include open plan kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, central cooking and eating island, an adjoining family room, living and dining rooms,a large foyer and powder room. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms and bright office space. The spacious master suite has vaulted 14'ceiling, a 6 piece en-suite bathroom, walk-in closet with custom cabinetry, and a newly added balcony to enjoy the mountain views. Downstairs is a recreation room for the main house to enjoy, with 9’ ceilings, fireplace, and French doors providing lots of natural light and opening to a south-facing patio. The legal one bedroom garden level suite has it's own address and is completely self contained including private laundry. The quality of materials has not been spared and superior workmanship resonates throughout the house.
This lovely home has great “curb appeal” and is a fine example of one of Vancouver’s great architectural eras.