January 23, 2012
Port Moody Townhouse Has an Exclusive Draw
5 — 290 Newport Drive, Port Moody
Type: 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom townhouse
Size: 1,620 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment, 2012: $609,000
Listed for: $638,800
Sold for: $620,000
Sold on: Dec. 22
Days on market: 81
Listing agent: Elaine Benson at RE/MAX All Points Realty
Buyers agent: Judy Thomas at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty
The big sell: This town house design is one of only two constructed in The Sentinel complex in Port Moody’s Newport Village. The home spans three floors and has a private entrance that leads to a ground-level patio that is accessed via sliding glass doors, together with a 400-square-foot rooftop deck that revels in panoramic mountain views. The main floor boasts hand-scraped cherry wood floors, and a new stone gas fireplace finished with a solid wood mantel. There have been some notable renovations, including new carpets, a new bathroom, and updates to the kitchen, which has new cabinets, granite countertops, a stone tile backsplash, and pendant and recessed lighting. There are many conveniences throughout the property: A walk-in pantry, a wine fridge, two built-in vacuums, a third bedroom with a Murphy bed and built-in cabinets, a walk-in closet off the master bedroom, a separate laundry room, two parking stalls and additional storage facilities.