8171 Joffre Avenue
Offered at: $1,474,900
COMFY-COZY SUNCREST CHARMER!
SOLD OVER ASKING!
Welcome to 8171 Joffre Avenue - "The cherry blossom street!"
Large lot 60’ X 140” with sunny western exposure in the beautifully landscaped “private” rear yard that has an abundance of gorgeous flowering plants, shrubs and trees including Red and Japanese Maple, Lilac, Dogwood, Rhododendron and Wisteria. There’s a lovely fish pond and even a small vegetable patch for growing your own!
Fully fenced of course to contain the young ones or Fido!
Laneway access to over-sized double garage with ample room for storage and a tool bench.
The generous sunny South West facing deck has a functional “Hot Tub” and plenty of area for seating and entertaining plus a retractable shade awning activated by remote control.
The front yard is also extensively landscaped.
Programable irrigation/sprinkler system in front, back, side-beds and deck pots!
HardiePlank fiber cement exterior siding and Leaf Guard system.
New perimeter drainage and weeping tile.
Renovated kitchen with stainless steel KitchenAid appliance package that includes Gas stove, Fridge, Dishwasher and Microwave. Double SS sink, granite counter-tops with plenty of space including a breakfast bar and seating area!
Heated slate floors in the kitchen and foyer.
Approximately 300 sq ft addition to the rear of the home with vaulted ceiling provides a spacious family room that is surrounded with windows and French doors that lead out to the deck. The south facing windows of this room have remote controlled exterior window shades!
Large dining/living room with bay window, original hardwood floors, bay window and new gas fireplace.
Three bedrooms and one full bathroom complete the main floor.
The basement is finished adding one more bedroom, bathroom, utility/storage room, laundry room and large L-shaped recreation room with wet bar and gas fireplace. Separate access is provided and could easily be suited.
Joffre Avenue is a beautiful street lined with cherry blossoms and is conveniently serviced by 2 bus routes providing easy access to Metrotown and Skytrain station.
Metrotown is a 5 minute drive.
Short drive to Market Crossing, The River District and Champlain Village
Patterson Station is a 2.5 minute drive.
Suncrest Elementary is an 8 minute walk.
Burnaby South Secondary High School is a 5 minute drive.
BCIT is a 10 minute drive.
Close proximity to Central Park, Everett Crowley Park and Suncrest Park.
Riverway sports complex and Golf Course.
Rated as having the lowest crime rate in the area.
ADT Security system is in place.
Carpets professionally cleaned in 2019.
Furnace and ducts professionally cleaned and serviced in 2019.
Oil Tank removed with certificate.
This home has been owned and maintained by the current owners since 1985. It is truly a gem in a fantastic family neighbourhood. Homes like this don’t come up frequently and will surely be sold quickly.
Floor AreasMain Floor: 1,452 sq. ft.
Lower Level: 905 sq. ft.
Room Types (dimensions)
See Floor-plan below.