Welcome to 171 National Drive
The Orchard at Craigleith
Slopeside at the Base of the Craigleith Ski Club
A very rare find, a "Slopeside" home in The Orchard where you can ski right to your yard! One of the 3 closest homes to Craigleith’s ski-in/ski-out path (V-hills ski lift). Gorgeous Panoramic Ski Hill Views! This home is extremely upgraded & unique plus it comes complete with high-end furnishings. It’s a Tahoe model, the largest available & according to the builder, was the most upgraded in the Orchard. Completely customized to include structural Post & Beam construction, evident in the gorgeous 2-storey great room & kitchen, with other unique architectural upgrades (including adding windows in the great room & master bedroom & making the rear exterior porch part of the house, currently used as the dining room). 8 bedrooms (2 masters), 7 bathrooms (5 ensuites) with 6,034 finished sqft. Features include the dining room situated slopeside to enjoy those ski hill views; a modern kitchen with granite counters, very high-end appliances plus a butler’s pantry; a 2-storey stone fireplace that is double sided to both the living & dining rooms. Extensive upgrades include the kitchen cabinetry; cabinetry in all bathrooms; natural stone tile flooring throughout; hardwood on the main floor; upgraded carpet/underpad upstairs with plywood subfloors; enlarged lower great room window; added matching upper window; added master bedroom window looking to ski hills; sound insulation in all walls & floors/ceilings; upgraded door height & quality to solid wood; upgraded all baseboards; door hardware to oil rubbed bronze egg knobs, locks, hinges, doorstops & upgraded all plumbing hardware. Yard is fenced & professionally landscaped with irrigation. See Feature Sheet for a complete list of upgrades & features. This chalet/home has been lovingly maintained inside & out by these original owners, with minimal use. Walk out your back gate to the ski club. Membership to the Craigleith Pool & Tennis courts is available (see below).
The homes and lots are freehold ownership (owned outright by the owner) with a Condo Corporation in place to maintain the roads (including snow clearing), trails, green spaces, guest parking lots & pond. (Home owners have one share ownership in the roads, etc). The Orchard at Craigleith features:
an outdoor pool, tennis courts and the Tennis Club which are available to residents through the Craigleith Summer Club at a nominal fee (see below)
a shuttle bus to the Craigleith Ski Club or use the connected walking trail
a trail system for walking/jogging around the circumference of the neighbourhood
a trail link to hike or snowshoe up the escarpment
a lawn & garden and/or driveway/steps snow removal service available at extra cost (roads are cleared/sanded by the Property Manager)
Craigleith Summer Club (Pool & Tennis) Annual Fee Schedule (subject to change):
Adult: $300 + HST
Junior (18yrs & younger): $85 + HST
Adult Pool Only: $100 + HST
Junior Pool Only: $50 + HST
Please contact us to book a showing of this special property.