Maple Retreat is a modern spacious executive two storey, four bedroom house located in the prestigious, award winning, alpine inspired Silver Ridge. Maple Retreat is nestled in the foothills of the Coastal Mountains, surrounded by forest and mountainous terrain, and backing on to an equestrian trail and creek.
A reception area leads off the front entrance, which opens onto the main floor which features a very open and welcoming floor plan which is excellent for entertaining, and features the entrance reception, kitchen, dining room, and great room. The laundry room is equipped with separate washer and dryer and also has a wet area, for the storage of exterior clothing and footwear. Also located off the entrance reception are the study, and the staircase to the second floor.
The kitchen features stainless steel professional appliances, including a gas stove, with electric convection oven, a microwave, a dishwasher, a garburator, and a double door refrigerator with ice cube maker and cold water dispenser complete the set. The kitchen is finished with granite counter tops, a central island with bar stools for informal dining, and a walk-in pantry. The outside deck is equipped with a gas barbeque, outside furniture, and access to the garden.
The formal dining room features a dining table which seats eight. The dining room leads to the great room with a charming gas fireplace, two large stuffed leather sofas, 42 inch flat screen television, with a DVD/CD player and surround sound system.
Situated off the entrance reception is the study which looks onto the front garden and is furnished with an Edwardian style study desk, and bookcase including fiction and non-fiction works. The study is also provided with a leather adjustable reading chair for comfortable reading.
A staircase leads to the second floor which features four bedrooms, and the main bathroom. The master bedroom features a vaulted ceiling queen sized bed, a walk-in closet, and an en-suite bathroom. The en-suite bathroom includes a large sunken bathtub, a separate walk-in shower, and a granite counter featuring two sinks. A door off the on-suite leads to the toilet. Bedrooms two and three feature queen sized beds with matching furniture, a built-in wardrobe, and bedroom four has a double sized bed with matching furniture, and a built-in wardrobe also. The main bathroom features a bathtub, shower, toilet and a granite counter with two separate sinks.
The exterior of Maple Retreat features a two car garage, front and back gardens, which are professionally maintained. The front of the house includes a wrap around veranda overlooking the garden with bench seating for taking in the early morning sun. The rear garden opens directly onto the equestrian and walking trails which meander through Silver Ridge.
Situated in this rustic location, Maple Retreat, is a fifty minute drive to the City of Vancouver, with its boutiques, shops, award winning restaurants and vibrant night life. The Westcoast Express train service connects Maple Ridge with the City of Vancouver, with a journey time of thirty-five minutes from Maple Ridge to the Vancouver downtown station, which is located by the harbour. The resort of Whistler is a ninety minute drive from Maple Retreat via the Sea to Sky Highway which passes through the town of Squamish, the outdoor capital of Canada. Maple Retreat is only a sixty minute drive to Vancouver International Airport, a forty five minute drive to Abbotsford Airport, and the United States Border is a forty five minute drive from Maple Retreat.