March 5, 2013
Lonsdale home an entertainer’s delight
413 East 12th St., North Vancouver
Type: 4-bedroom, 5-bathroom detached
Size: 5,038 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment, 2013: $1,521,000
Listed for: $1,599,000
Sold for: $1,550,000
Sold on: Jan. 23
Days on market: 12
Listing agent: Karim Virani at Virani Real Estate Advisors
Buyers agent: Miles Zhang at Pacific Place — Arc Realty
The big sell: With a floor plan of more than 5,000 square feet, this home provides plenty of living space for the growing family, as well as having an interior design that lends itself to entertaining. The house is laid out over three floors with custom millwork, fanlight windows, and recessed and pendant lighting. There is a vaulted ceiling in the living room, a cross-hall formal dining room, and an open kitchen and great room that flow seamlessly onto the bright south-facing patio and rear garden. A wok kitchen provides an additional space to cater for large dinners, and wine can be stored at the correct temperature in the wine room in the basement. The upper level contains spacious bedrooms, and a recreation room and gym provide areas for relaxation and working out. Additional highlights include a suite, backup generator and landscaped gardens.