Charming Starter or Smart investment
18 Larkin Drive is a delightful all-brick bungalow ideal for those looking to get into home ownership or earn some extra income at an affordable price. This fully finished home has great guest/in-law suite potential and is located in a sought after east Barrie location with easy access to transit, Georgian College, and RVH.
The front of the home is graced by a front deck with wrought iron railing, and the front door opens to reveal the open living room/dining room combination. This welcoming space has lots of natural light and an open feeling with plenty of room for good sized dining table. The room is open to the very large eat-in kitchen which boasts a functional layout with a ceramic tile floor and lots of counter and cabinet space. There is a tile backsplash and the home chef has great stainless steel appliances to work with.
There are three bedrooms on this level including the generous master which features a bright window overlooking the back yard and a double closet. The 4-piece semi-ensuite bath has a ceramic tile floor, large single vanity, and a tiled shower/jet tub combination. In the second bedroom, a double garden door walkout floors the space with natural light and there is a single closet. The 3rd bedroom also is very bright while the closet houses a stacked washer/dryer.
The lower level has been designed with the ability to house an in-law/guest suite with a separate entrance from the attached single garage. On this level there is a very large and bright family room and wet bar/kitchenette area. There are two spacious bedrooms with bright windows and single closet along with a 4-piece bath that features a ceramic tile floor and tiled walls, built-in shelves, and tiled tub/shower. There is also a versatile office space and another laundry, making this entire self contained for guests or family.
Outside, the back yard is fenced and feels very private with lovely landscaping and large back deck for outdoor entertaining. 18 Larkin Drive is situated in a family friendly neighbourhood walking distance to parks and transit. Both Georgian College and RVH are within easy reach, making this home a great idea for an investment property to gain extra income. If investment isn’t part of your plan, this home is also an excellent starter home at a great price point with the ability to enjoy extended family living.
- Ceramic Tile Floors
- Guest/In-law Suite
- Walkout In Bedroom