EAMONN O'GORMAN, REALTOR
RE/MAX iREALTY INNOVATIONS
403-966-6665
Eamonn@MoveWithMe.ca


78 DRAKE LANDING GARDENS, OKOTOKS
$775,000 | Triple Garage | Walk-out | Backing to Pond


MARKETED, SHOWCASED & SOLD BY EAMONN O'GORMAN, REALTOR
CALL EAMONN TO SELL YOURS: 403.966.6665

You will absolutely adore this stunning, air conditioned walkout bungalow, with a triple garage, on a premium lot, backing to green space and a pond, in the newest phase of super popular Drake Landing and offering foothills and mountain views! Masses of curb appeal here with the triple driveway that has well manicured lawns either side. The newly laid concrete steps lead to the fabulous rear yard, which has both a full width main level deck with a contemporary vinyl surface and privacy panels and a super elegant aggregate and custom block-work patio that has roughed in hot tub wiring. The views from the deck and the patio are just spectacular...you are right on the edge of Okotoks here but you actually feel you are living in the country with the wide open views!

Inside, on the main level, you have a den with a full set of built-in office cabinetry and a desk. The main trio of living spaces exist beneath a towering vaulted ceiling with skylights! The living room has a fantastic gas fireplace with surrounding built-ins and space for a large wall mounted television. The kitchen is a chef's dream with a seemingly endless supply of striking white cabinets and drawers, upgraded stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops galore, a beautiful tile backsplash, a corner pantry and a breakfast bar that comfortably seats four people. From here and the adjacent dining area, which has a door out to the deck, the views just seem to go on forever! The master bedroom benefits from a sumptuous 5 piece en-suite bathroom and a walk-in closet, whilst the main floor also features a laundry area and a half bathroom.

Downstairs, in the builder finished walkout basement, you will immediately notice the extended height ceilings and the wall of windows to the rear that allow you to take in the views! The massive family room has a thermostatically controlled gas fireplace and is open plan with the recreation/games area with its beautiful bar! There are two superb basement bedrooms, one with a walk-in closet and a 4-piece en-suite bathroom whilst the other is adjacent to a further 4 piece bathroom.

Easy access to the highways for commuters! Come and take the tour, then book a showing and make it yours!

ENTRANCE
  • Step through the front door from your covered front porch to your spacious entrance area.
  • The sense of space is enhanced by the 9' ceilings.
  • Masses of natural light illuminates the area, coming in through the half (privacy) glazed front door and half (privacy) glazed sidelight beside it, plus through the window to the side of the home, that is dressed with a blind.
  • Tile flooring.Note the extended height passage doors on this level, an estate level of finishing.
  • On your right is a spacious coat closet.
  • There is plenty of room for a future bench.
  • Along the passage to your left is a linen closet.
  • Beside the linen closet is a pocket door leading to the laundry/mud-room, which, along with the Samsung laundry pair that are included with the sale, has a bench and coat hooks and offers access to the triple attached garage.
DEN
  • French doors grant access from the passage to the main floor den.
  • Laminate flooring.
  • A window to the side of the home, dressed with a blind, brings in natural light.
  • You will love the built-in upper and lower office cabinetry and drawers and the built-in desktop, a great solution for the occasional or permanent home worker.
LIVING ROOM
  • Massive living room, a tremendous space for the family to gather.
  • Impressive vaulted ceiling, with skylights, further enhances the feeling of openness and space.
  • Laminate flooring.
  • Fabulous gas fireplace with tile surround with built-in shelving to either side and masses of space for your future wall mounted television above!
  • Large window to the rear, dressed with a blind, offers a picture perfect view to the South and West towards the mountains... totally peaceful and relaxing and it feels like you are living in the country!
KITCHEN
  • Absolutely stunning, contemporary kitchen!
  • Fantastic views across the green space and pond and towards the South and West of town.
  • Beautiful white cabinetry with extended height uppers, with reeded glass display cabinets above.
  • Contrasting and very striking darker tile backsplash.
  • Masses of fabulous Quartz countertops - there is absolutely no shortage of food preparation space here.
  • Upgraded Frigidaire (Gallery and Professional series) stainless steel appliances, including a 5 ring gas cooktop and a built-in oven and built-in microwave oven. There is also a Vent-A-Hood stainless steel tower hood fan.
  • The Blanco silgranit double undermount sink is set in a massive island that also features a breakfast bar that would comfortably seat four people.
  • A door leads to a corner pantry.
  • Beautiful and contemporary pendant and spotlights, plus natural light from two skylights in the vaulted ceiling, illuminate the space.
  • Laminate flooring.
DINING AREA
  • The spacious dining room is open plan with the kitchen and living room.
  • Laminate flooring.
  • Vaulted ceiling.
  • Contemporary chandelier light fixture.
  • Huge window to the rear, dressed with a blind, brings in masses of natural light and offers outstanding views across the pond and beyond, to the South and West towards the mountains.
  • Door out to the full width main floor deck which has a gas BBQ outlet for when you want to cook outside.
  • Total privacy on the deck with its privacy glass panels either side.
PRIMARY BEDROOM
  • Spacious master retreat.
  • Large bedroom with carpeted flooring.
  • Double aspect windows, dressed with blinds, the rear facing one of which, offers views of the yard, green space, pond and beyond to the South.
  • Elegant, upgraded light fixture.
  • A pocket door leads to the sumptuous 5 piece en-suite bathroom.
  • Tile flooring.
  • A privacy glazed window to the side of the home brings in natural light.
  • Quartz countertop with two undermount sinks, storage cabinets and drawers beneath and contemporary light fixtures above.
  • Luxuriate in the deep soaker tub with its attractive tile surround.
  • Or, if you prefer a shower, you'll love this fully tiled shower with a glass door entry.
  • A door leads to the W.C.
  • A pocket door leads from the en-suite to the carpeted and very spacious walk-in closet.
HALF BATH
  • Opposite the Den is the main floor 2 piece bathroom.Pocket door entrance.
  • Tile flooring.
  • Quartz countertop with undermount sink and storage cabinet beneath. 
  • Contemporary light fixture.
STAIRCASE 
  • Take the carpeted staircase down from the main level to the builder finished walkout basement. 
  • Note the upgraded wooden railings and iron spindles.
  • Through a door at the base of the stairs is a door on your right, leading to a spacious, under stairs storage closet.
  • Here in the basement, you will immediately notice the 9' ceilings and the masses of natural light coming in through the wall of windows to the rear of the home.
FAMILY ROOM
  • You will adore the large but cozy basement family room, a terrific place for everyone to gather.
  • Carpeted flooring.
  • Large window to the rear, dressed with a blind, overlooking the patio, the green space and pond beyond and offering views towards the South of town.
  • The room is illuminated by four recessed lighting fixtures.
  • A fabulous and thermostatically controlled gas fireplace, with a tile surround and elegant wooden mantle, ensures that you are never chilly in the colder months of the year.
  • Above the fireplace is a wall mount for your future television, behind which is a cable conduit through the wall so that you can host your media equipment down to the right of the fireplace.
RECREATION/BAR AREA
  • Adjacent to the family room is a very large recreation area which could be used in a multitude of ways - it is an ideal spot for a future pool table perhaps.
  • Carpeted flooring with tile areas by the door to the rear patio and by the basement bar area.
  • Beautiful basement bar area with a quartz countertop, a Blanco silgranit sink, a Magic Chef bar refrigerator and plenty of cabinetry beneath the countertop to store your bar related items.
  • From the recreation area you can enjoy views through the massive windows, dressed with a blind, overlooking your rear yard, the green space and pond beyond and towards the South of town.
BEDROOM 2 & EN-SUITE
  • Along the carpeted passage from the third bedroom, you will find a door on your left, leading into the spacious second bedroom, which has its own walk-in closet and 4 piece en-suite bathroom.
  • Carpeted flooring.
  • Window to the side of the home, dressed with drapes and a drapery rod.
  • Masses of space for a desk.
  • A door leads into the large, carpeted, walk-in closet.
  • A further door leads into the 4 piece en-suite bathroom.
  • Tile flooring.
  • Quartz countertop with an undermount sink and storage cabinet beneath.
  • Contemporary light fixture.
  • One piece bathtub and shower stall with a tile surround.
BEDROOM 3
  • The third bedroom is adjacent to the basement bathroom.
  • Carpeted flooring.
  • Very spacious room, with a window bringing in natural light, that is covered with a cellular blind.
  • Double closet.
  • Plenty of room for a desk and for a dresser unit.
  • Light fixture.
BATHROOM
  • Adjacent to the family room and recreation area is the 4 piece basement bathroom.
  • Tile flooring.
  • Quartz countertop with undermount sink and storage cabinet beneath.
  • Contemporary light fixture.
  • One piece bathtub and shower stall with a tile surround.
  • This might be considered the bathroom for the third bedroom of the home.
UTILITY ROOM
  • Here you will find plenty of storage space.
  • There's also a Trane high efficient furnace, connected to the exterior Trane air conditioning unit, a Generalaire power humidifier, a Bradford White 50 US Gallon hot water heater, a Fantech heat recovery ventilator and a 200 Amp electrical service.
  • For those that want a future Radon mitigation system, you will also find a rough in for that too, as well as a rough in for a future Central vacuum system.
FRONT YARD
  • Stunning walkout bungalow on a premium lot, backing to green space and a pond, in the newest phase of super popular Drake Landing.
  • Masses of curb appeal with this upgraded 2018 built bungalow.
  • Triple driveway leading to concrete walkway that approaches your covered front porch.
  • Note the concrete steps to the covered porch, with exposed aggregate risers.
  • To the right and left of the driveway are well maintained lawn areas and there's an elegant planted border to the right side and a maturing tree to the left.
SIDE YARDS
  • The right side yard features a recently installed concrete staircase leading to the rear yard.
  • The left side yard is laid to lawn and features the Trane air conditioning unit.
  • Access to both side yards is via chain link gates. 
REAR YARD
  • The rear yard is an absolute delight!
  • The home backs to a walking path, green belt and beautiful pond with open views to the South beyond the pond and to the West, towards the mountains.
  • Sunny south aspect allows you to fully enjoy the Summer in your yard.
  • Elegant main floor deck spans the entire rear of the home and has a contemporary vinyl surface with privacy glass panels to either side and aluminium rails to the rear.
  • There is a gas BBQ outlet on the deck.
  • Beneath the deck is a full width exposed aggregate patio, also with a BBQ outlet, in case you want to cook out in the yard!
  • The exposed aggregate patio extends into a beautiful block patio reaches towards a planted border along the rear property line.
  • There's still plenty of lawn area for the kids to play.
  • To the East side of the home, there is plenty of space if you wanted to build a shed.
  • The yard is fenced on all sides with chain link fencing and there is a gate at the rear leading straight out to the walking path system and the pond.
  • Underneath the main floor deck, you will also find wiring for a future hot tub.
GARAGE
  • The triple attached garage is drywallerd and insulated and has two Chamberlain garage door openers.
  • There's plenty of room for your future shelving solutions.
  • The garage features a landing area, outside the door from the mud room, that is ideal for a future extra freezer or refrigerator, or if the landing is not required, it is easily removed.