Unique East Barrie
A mid-century modern delight can be found at 5 Marwendy Drive. This well maintained raised bungalow boasts some unique features and is located in a family friendly enclave of homes with no neighbours behind.
The home itself has lovely curb appeal, nestled at the end of a long driveway. A stamped concrete walkway leads to the court yard like covered front entry way, framed by a brick arch. This patio space also includes access to the attached double garage.
Double doors open to reveal the vaulted foyer with ceramic tile floors and a double closet. A short set of steps takes you to the main living area, and to the left is the updated eat-in kitchen with hardwood floors and plenty of cabinet space. The quartz counters nicely accent the tile backsplash and the home chef also has great stainless steel appliances to work with including a double oven. A large window to the front also floods the space with natural light.
Just off the kitchen is the open dining room/living room combination, freshly painted and also with hardwood floors. There are two walkouts here; a sliding door leads to the back deck while a single door reveals the unique sunken 3-season sunroom. This tranquil space features a vaulted ceiling with skylights and is wrapped in windows that frame lovely views of the private back yard. From this room you can also access the lower level or the back yard.
There are two bedrooms on the main level including the generous master with hardwood floors and a wall of closet space. They share the main 4-piece bath.
The lower level features more family friendly space including the family room, a cozy space with new carpet and a gas fireplace. At one end is a full floor to ceiling built-in bookcase. Also on this level are two more bedrooms with new carpet and ample closet space along with a 3-piece bath. A separate entrance to the side yard makes the entire space a great possibility for a guest or in-law suite.
Outside, this back yard oasis has great landscaping and mature trees. Enjoy the gardens and ponds from the gazebo or elevated back deck. The home also backs on to Steele Street Public school so you have no homes behind.
5 Marwendy Drive has been lovingly maintained with updates such as a kitchen renovation in 2014, new fireplace insert in 2015 and updated appliances. This home is also located in a desirable mature east Barrie neighbourhood. RVH and Georgian College are close by along with a variety of stores and restaurants the new North Barrie Crossing Centre. For commuters there is also easy access to Highway 400. With great space for you to enjoy, this home is perfect for families or empty nesters in a sought after Barrie area.
- Back Deck
- Gas Fireplace
- Quartz Counters in Kitchen
- Renovated Kitchen
- Stainless Steel Appliances
- Stamped concrete walkway
- Vaulted Ceiling