870 University Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

$1,799,000

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5

Beds

4

Baths

4,109

Square feet

About 870 University Drive

Experience the perfect blend of history, rejuvenation, charm, & elegance with this remarkable home. Nestled under the magnificent tree-lined canopy of University Drive, this residence stands as a testament to Saskatoon's architectural heritage. Originally designed in the early 1900s by Frank P. Martin, a prominent figure in Saskatoon's early-century architecture, this house has undergone extensive & meticulous renovations in recent years. Preserving its historical charm while upgrading essential elements like wiring, plumbing, & mechanical systems, this home now combines classic allure with modern convenience. Notable features include rubber shingles with a lifetime transferable warranty & a new boiler. Step into a Redl kitchen with a sprawling 19.5 linear feet of counter space & additional dedicated baking area. Architectural details abound, from the oval glass front door crafted by Lee Brady to the 2nd floor bathroom vanity constructed from solid walnut. Updated bathrooms, restored hardwood floors, & intricate woodwork reflect the exceptional quality of this residence. The sun-drenched study & private rooftop patio offer moments of relaxation & enjoyment. Below, the bright & spacious basement boasts high ceilings, hardwood floors, generous storage, & ample space for crafts & hobbies. For added flexibility, the third-floor self-contained suite has a separate entrance & can be locked independently, making it ideal as a nanny/granny suite or guest retreat. The original carriage house has been transformed into a garage with a loft for ample storage. Outside, you'll find a stunning yard with 30 tons of interlocking brick paths, mature perennials, shrubs, & an irrigation system, ensuring year-round outdoor enjoyment. Situated on 3 lots, this property offers ample space & privacy while being just a short walk from the river, Broadway, Downtown, Remai Art Gallery, & the University. Discover the gem of University Drive and make this historic masterpiece your new home.

Features of 870 University Drive

MLS® # SK952112
Price $1,799,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4.00
Square Footage 4,109
Acres 0.00
Year Built 1914
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Dwelling
Style Three Storey
Status Active

Community Information

Address 870 University Drive
Subdivision Nutana
City Saskatoon
Province Saskatchewan
Postal Code S7N 0J7

Amenities

Features Alarm Sys Rented, Floating Shelves, Sauna, Underground Sprinkler
Parking Spaces 4
Parking Interlocking Block
Garages 1 Car Detached
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No

Interior

Appliances Fridge, Stove, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher Built In, Garage Door Opnr/control(s), Microwave, Window Treatment, Oven Built In, Hood Fan
Heating Natural Gas, Hot Water, Other
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 3
Fireplaces Electric, Gas
# of Stories 3

Exterior

Exterior Stucco, Brick, Stone
Exterior Features Deck, Fenced, Lawn Back, Balcony, Garden Area, Lawn Front, Trees/Shrubs
Lot Description Rectangular
Roof Other
Construction Wood & Frame

Additional Information

Date Listed November 17th, 2023
Days on Market 151

Listing Details

OfficeeXp Realty

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