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Spectacular westcoast contemporary home designed by architect, Fred Dalla Lana. This home was designed to incorporate the elements of simplicity and naturalness and provide an abundance of natural light through the use of large expanses of glass walls and strategically placed skylights. The property is located in the west Southlands area of Vancouver and is surrounded by established single family residences. Mature evergreens flank three edges of the site creating a verdant backdrop for this "Pocket of Eden". The home was purchased by the present owners in 2003. They have taken the utmost care in bringing this home up to today's standards using the highest quality materials and sophisticated equipment to enhance the beautiful surroundings and create a sense of comfort, intimacy and privacy for the most discriminating individuals. Beautiful natural materials have been used throughout the home and include natural cedar walls, exposed fir beams and a combination of 16" slate tiles and wool carpeting. Features include 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, family room w/ wine bar area, sunken lounge with B/I bar area, media room, spa room w/sauna, 500 bottle wine room and video game/retreat room. Double garage with roll shutter doors. Over $100K was spent on the open-designed kitchen and includes solid slab granite, Miele double wall oven, 5 burner gas cooktop, steam oven,warming oven, coffee system, 3 Sub-zero fridges, Franke sinks & taps,1600 CFM Gagneau fan, U-line wine fridge & purified water systems. The bathrooms all have Kohler or Toto fixtures and feature granite & travertine marble and state of the art taps. The master ensuite features a huge circular shower with dual Grohe shower towers, each with 6 jets, and a circular skylight overhead. Over $60K was spent on the audio/visual system and includes a 35" plasma TV, 65" high def. rear projection screen and remote controlled speakers thru-out the house. Mechanics include airconditioning, air filtration system, water filtrating and purified water systems, b/i vacuum and sophisticated lighting system. Security is achieved through a front gate enterphone system, a biometric fingerprint recognition system and through a security system with motion detectors. The property is located in the prestigious Marine Drive area near to golf courses and the best schools.