Secret Hideaway in the Heart of Ottawa’s Historic Byward Market – European style walk-up – 2 storey Penthouse with 2 bed+den, 2 full baths – 402-117 Murray St. Ottawa -Just $439,900 – Sold!

117 Murray Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Secret Hideaway in the Heart of Ottawa’s Historic Byward Market – European style walk-up – 2 storey Penthouse with 2 bed+den, 2 full baths – 402-117 Murray St. Ottawa -Just $439,900 – Sold!


Live the ultimate urban lifestyle in this one of a kind rooftop condo in the heart of Ottawa’s historic Byward Market district.  Few people know it even exists.  Set back from Murray Street this unique complex is easily missed.  Enter through the gate and carriageway next to the famous French Baker and take the stairs up the quaint Euro-style complex to your personal 2 storey luxury condo. View the Photo Gallery or View the Video on Youtube.

All the comforts of home await you in this spacious and very private location.  Completely redone since 1996 this great home offers great living and entertaining space in the heart of Ottawa’s gastronomic and cultural centre.  Walk in to your large gourmet kitchen complete with loads of counter and cupboard space, bar counter.  Offering open concept access to the sun-filled living and dining room with soaring  14 1/2 foot ceilings.  Cozy wood fireplace and beautiful hardwood floors add the ambiance of the space.  Enter the double french doors to the large second bedroom currently being used as an elegant extra dining space with floor to ceiling windows.  A full bathroom on this level for your guests and full laundry room with an extra fridge and more kitchen prep space – plus room for all your espresso accessories.

Move up the open staircase to the 2nd level and enjoy a huge den overlooking the living area, great for a home office or relaxation space or naturally lit art space.  Double doors open to the master bedroom which has direct access to the very private roof terrace.  Enjoy a relaxing glass of wine before retreating for the night – Being on the quiet side of the building means you can comfortable enjoy a great night’s sleep with the doors open to summer breezes on the outside terrace.

Partial roof and further retractable awning lets you enjoy the outdoors rain or shine.  Savor barbeques on the rooftop with views of the National Gallery and Notre Dame Cathedral on Sussex Drive.

A full wall of closets with mirrored french-door style panels complements the master bedroom.  Then the piece de resistance is the spa-like master bath featuring double Jacuzzi soaker tub, double sinks, and dual shower room with multiple rain heads for a relaxing and rejuvinating experience.

Amazing Location: When you finally decide you want to go out you only need pop downstairs in the morning and next door to the famous French Baker for a Parisian style croissant.  Climbing the stairs a few times a day will ensure that you can enjoy them fully without any guilt.

Then no matter which way you turn from your front door, you have virtually every type of food experience, nightlife, cultural, shopping, theatres, fresh air market all within a very few blocks.  Truly a home where you can leave your car parked safely in your covered spot in the back yard through the gate and get out and live every moment to the fullest.   Truly a great place to experience the hub of the Nation’s Capital at it’s best. rates this location as a Walker’s Paradise and it truly is.  Click on the link below to see what will be around you.

This home’s Walk Score:®

97 out of 100 — Walker’s Paradise

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About the Condo: The building itself has only two condos being used as residences on the top floor, with the lower floors used as offices – 7 units in all means you’ll have lots of say in your own environment  and condo experience.  The unit can also be used commercially should you want to run your art studio or similar out of your home.  It also makes for a very quiet building.

If you’re interested at all it may be another 16 years before something this unique comes available so don’t delay.

Call Eric Manherz today at 613-601-6404 to find something great for you too!

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Thanks Eric for your great work, I can’t believe it sold that quickly!    

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