31 King Street East Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z5

5 Bedroom 4 Bathroom
2 Level Fireplace Boiler


Lovingly restored to its former glory, this prestigious 1853 urban estate designed by Joseph Power is truly one of a kind. It integrates the formal elegance of an earlier era with the ease & comforts of contemporary living, provides stunning vistas of Lake Ontario & City Park, & features a courtyard hidden from the passing world by an ancient cedar hedge. This is one of Kingston's most enchanting homes! Come in from the wraparound veranda to the entry hall, library & dining room, where columned arches, quarter-sawn oak panelling, fireplaces & coffered ceilings lend patina & coziness. Stained-glass transoms cap huge windows with oak shutters. In the living & music rooms, crystal chandeliers, deep crown mouldings & alluring details add grandeur. Whether you're entertaining large groups or small, these rooms are beautiful and livable. From the screened sunporch, enjoy views of MacDonald Park & the UNESCO World Heritage Murney Tower; from the glass-walled solarium, look onto the courtyard garden, perennial bird sanctuary & stone patio complete with a "swimming' granite fish! Through the adjoining mudroom, you'll find a powder room & an updated butler's pantry leading to an exquisite chef's kitchen, with floor-to-ceiling custom maple cabinetry, high-end appliances, Limoges door-pulls, & access to the huge, high-and-dry basement. On the second floor, lit by a stained-glass masterpiece, you'll discover four bedrooms & a study with soaring ceilings, artisan-restored plaster & mouldings, two full bathrooms, extensive storage, two charming balconies & attic access, plus an additional bed & bath within a fully appointed guest suite with lake views & private access. The renovated Coach House houses two beautiful apartments with off-street parking & private garden space. Steps to the Waterfront Trail, Queen's & KGH, an easy walk to downtown shops, restaurants & bars"¦ Parkview House represents stewardship at its finest. Welcome home! (id:29295)

Property Details

MLS® Number K20005801
Property Type Single Family
Neigbourhood 14 - City Central East
Community Name Kingston
Equipment Type Other
Features Park Setting, Carpet Free, Balcony/deck/patio
Parking Space Total 7
Rental Equipment Type Other


Bathroom Total 4
Bedrooms Above Ground 5
Bedrooms Total 5
Age Over 50 Years
Appliances Washer, Refrigerator, Water Purifier, Dishwasher, Stove, Dryer, Microwave, Window Coverings
Architectural Style 2 Level
Basement Development Unfinished
Basement Type Full (unfinished)
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Exterior Finish Stone
Fire Protection Smoke Detectors
Fireplace Fuel Gas
Fireplace Present Yes
Fireplace Type Insert,roughed In
Foundation Type Stone
Half Bath Total 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Type Boiler
Stories Total 2
Type House
Utility Water Municipal Water


No Garage


Access Type Road Access
Acreage No
Sewer Municipal Sewage System
Size Irregular 66x132.8 Ft.
Size Total Text 66x132.8 Ft.|under 1/2 Acre
Zoning Description Residential


Level Type Dimensions
Second Level Bedroom 15'6 x 14'8
Second Level Bedroom 12'9 x 7'10
Second Level Bedroom 11' x 10'6
Second Level Bedroom 15'7 x 14'8
Second Level Bedroom 16'3 x 20'5
Second Level 3pc Bathroom 5'7 x 5'11
Second Level 4pc Bathroom 7'6 x 6'
Main Level 2pc Bathroom 3'8 x 4'6
Main Level Dining Room 16' x 19'
Main Level Kitchen 13'3 x 25'4
Main Level Other 15'1 x 15'2(Library)
Main Level Living Room 15'1 x 21'4
Main Level Other 6'11 x 6'8(mudrm)
Main Level Other 16' x 12'11(music rm)
Main Level Other 15' x 10'10(solarium)


Mary Kathryn Mackenzie

(613) 561-9677

Royal LePage Proalliance Realty, Brokerage
80 Queen Street
Kingston, Ontario K7K 6W7

(613) 544-4141
(613) 548-3830