237 Arnold Ave
An extraordinary stone estate situated in one of Thornhill's most desirable enclaves, 237 Arnold Avenue is an enchanting fusion of striking, traditional elegance and chic, transitional vision. From the moment of arrival, a balance between grandiose architectural elements and thoughtful, understated details sets the tone for this unparalleled home. The nearly 9500-square-foot residence boasts richly detailed and masterfully crafted interiors recently completed in 2019/20. Each room boasts a unique style and personality, bringing depth and character to every corner of the home. Open, arched doorways provide an effortless flow between living, dining and entertaining spaces. A stunning palette of grey, white and dark Wood is paired with detailed Vienna White Marble Flooring, Oak Hardwood Flooring, intricate stonework, soaring 10 and 11 foot ceilings, and distinct statement decor—all of which conspire to create a lavish yet classically clean aesthetic. On the main level, the foyer leads to a sunken living room with custom gas fireplace, a cherrywood panelled office with custom built-ins, and a dining area, where the surrounding garden is brought to the forefront through grand windows. The home’s spectacular chef’s kitchen is a statement piece unto itself, uniquely equipped with abundant shelf storage and a walkout to patio. A stone-topped island with a custom sink provides ample prep space, while the expansive window looks out onto the side yards lush greenery. Adjacent the kitchen is a sunken family room with a dark wood-paneled built-in bar, stone floor to ceiling wood burning fireplace, custom maple built-ins —complete with a set of three french doors leading to the back garden. A striking staircase rises to the second floor, where the master bedroom suite boasts a private terrace overlooking the yard and pool. The ensuite master bath provides the ultimate in sophistication and relaxation, boasting a white standalone soaking tub, Fior Di Bosco marble slab flooring and large shower and his/hers sinks with an elegant built-in makeup station. A private staircase leads from the master suite to a 650 square foot third floor dressing room. The second floor to this family functional residence has four other exquisite bedrooms which feature ensuite baths, walk-in closets, vaulted ceilings and custom built-in shelving, desks, beds and storage throughout. The 3000 square feet lower level offers an expertly equipped home theatre with 100 inch screen and custom reclining chairs, a frosted glass exercise room, a suite with a living room/kitchen with grand island/dining area and a separate quarters offering a bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. Just beyond the living spaces is the magnificent backyard, ideal for large gatherings, entertaining and relaxation. The large salt water swimming pool, basketball court with night lighting, fully equipped freestanding cabana, and dining deck are surrounded by a low maintenance interlock and manicured hedge borders. Additional features off the house include a 3 car garage with Floortex Flooring , a large mudroom with custom built-ins with access to garage and side entrance, a cabana with a 2pc bathroom, kitchen, and seating area, ample storage throughout the home. An exemplar of classically inspired, transitional design vision, 237 Arnold Avenue is an ultra-private and tranquil escape located in a classic enclave of Thornhill close to restaurants, shops and schools.
Thornhill enjoys the unique distinction of being situated in two different cities; the City of Vaughan west of Yonge Street and the City of Markham east of Yonge Street. Thornhill shares its southern boundary with the City of Toronto. The old village of Thornhill is clustered around Yonge Street between Centre and John Streets.