Gatineau (Aylmer) - Centris® No. 16350330

1224 Ch. de la Montagne

  • 3

  • 1 + 1

  • 2100

  • $1,250,000


Meet the 'Baldock' house, a mid-century modern masterpiece designed by the renowned architect James Strutt. Recently refurbished to today's standards is now in search of a new owner. Nature lovers and architecture geeks will be seduced by this iconic home, a true oasis immersed in the Gatineau Park only 15 minutes to Ottawa. Mesmerizing!

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Big selling points:

* The CACHET of living in a Strutt house, a masterpiece combining architectural design, complex geometry and weight efficiency structures.
* Phenomenal recent refurbishing to today's standards respecting its architectural beauty.
* The GATINEAU PARK is your 'rear neighbor' - walk out the door and there you are! Only a few minutes to all the amenities, 15 minutes to Ottawa downtown core.
* The ideal residence for work-from-home professionals and avid NATURE & SPORTS LOVERS.
* You will upgrade your lifestyle by adopting a more relaxing pace of life.
* Idyllic getaway for ENTERTAINING (back in the 60's it was a social destination and hosted some elegant nights) UNIQUE parabolic ceilings, a cluster of octagonal masses rotating up and around the core stairwell.
* Assured INTIMACY ( the Baldocks were very private people. The different levels of the house were strategically planned for privacy.
* ARTISTIC contemplation. The Baldocks were avid art collectors. Strutt delivered the hexagonal volumes and many corners for display of their sculpture pieces.
* Unique clusters of WINDOWS allowing both privacy and CONNECTION to NATURE.
To learn more about the Baldock house and its Architect James Strutt:https://struttfoundation.ca/archives/a-word-from-our-chums/2021/09/30/the-baldock-house/

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Room Details

Room Level Dimensions Flooring Description
Hallway Ground floor 11x9 P Ceramic tiles
Other Ground floor 19x19 P Ceramic tiles
Washroom 2nd floor 6x9 P Wood
Living room 2nd floor 19x19 P Wood Propane Fireplace
Kitchen 3rd floor 19x19 P Ceramic tiles
Bathroom 4th floor 10x7.5 P Ceramic tiles
Home office 4th floor 9x13 P Wood
Other 4th floor 15x17 P Wood
Master bedroom 4th floor 10x9 P Wood

Assessment, taxes and other costs

  • Municipal taxes $3,414
  • School taxes $306
  • Municipal Building Evaluation $140,300
  • Municipal Land Evaluation $180,300
  • Total Municipal Evaluation $320,600
  • Evaluation Year 2021

Building details and property interior

  • Cupboard Wood
  • Water supply Artesian well
  • Heating energy Electricity, Propane
  • Equipment available Central heat pump
  • Foundation Poured concrete
  • Distinctive features No neighbours in the back, Wooded
  • Proximity Highway, Cegep, Golf, Hospital, Park - green area, Bicycle path, Elementary school, Alpine skiing, High school, Cross-country skiing, University
  • Siding Concrete
  • Parking Garage
  • Sewage system Biological filter
  • Zoning Residential

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