• 291 Balsam Drive

    Oakville, Ontario
  • $25,000,000 CDN


This rare, grand, and ultra-luxurious estate; custom, master-crafted and completed in 2012, offers classic Chateau/European style timeless architecture with modern, detailed, quality workmanship and comfortable living spaces. With 135 feet of gated frontage, it is nestled on 1.17 acres of mature treed grounds with gorgeous seasonal gardens, approximately 14’ x 40’ inground pool, all-season inground jetted spa, a mix of covered and uncovered outdoor spaces and a full-amenity cabana.

This magnificent palatial home includes unique luxury, exotic materials, and detail to the highest level with elegant Palladian windows and doors, Indiana limestone, slate roof, and copper domed exterior and more than 10,600 square feet of interior upper-level living space with an equally detailed 6,250 square foot completed lower-level.

Featuring spectacular coffered ceiling heights and domes, detailed wrought-iron banisters, marble and hardwood heated floors, Indiana limestone fireplaces, pendant crystal chandeliers, leather, fabric and mirrored walls, Macassar Ebony wood finishes and is outfitted to the utmost degree. The home’s exquisitely proportioned, sunlight filled principal rooms are ideal for entertaining and family gatherings.

This exemplary home has everything you could ever want; three floors, a double-storey library including circular stairs to an upper loft, an 1,100 square foot dressing area, an orchestral-designed theatre, elegant gas fireplaces, an indoor pool with a water feature, a gym with performance-designed flooring, one-touch music streaming in every room and a New York inspired entertaining lounge with a temperature controlled 250-bottle capacity wine cellar. The state-of-the-art, fully functional kitchen boasts all the appliances a chef could need including a large three-sided island, two gas ovens, two grillers, a plate warming unit, water filtration system, garburator and a range hood that doubles as a work of art.

The infrastructure is complete with outdoor terraces for entertaining, balconies for relaxing, epoxy coated flooring in the three-car garage (with lift possibility), coil-heated eaves, 3M film-coated windows, modern heating, cooling, and boiler systems including HEPA filters and in-furnace UV lamp particulate removing systems, central vacuum, water softener and in-floor heating. Ultimate peace-of-mind is provided with a one-touch security system for indoor and outdoor monitoring as well as an enhanced outdoor live-monitored patrol.

Nestled on one of the most desirable streets in the community of Old Oakville; aptly named by Macleans Magazine as “one of the best places to live in Canada,” it is 30 minutes from Toronto Pearson International Airport, 5 minutes to the train station, walking distance to downtown restaurants, bars, shops, and beautiful Lake Ontario. Oakville is a safe and family-oriented community and is home to a globally recognized private school system, with 14 independent schools, including renown Appleby College.

This home is a haven of ultimate luxury and a peaceful sanctuary for family and friends to enjoy.