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6438 Bow Crescent NW is a truly one of a kind property situated on idyllic grounds backing onto the Bow River. The massive 30,000 sq-ft lot provides you with the utmost privacy, and is full of mature trees, a rose garden, an outdoor fireplace and a firepit, there are even private stairs leading to the Bow River. Upon entering the property past the wrought iron fence, you will pass the triple garage with separate bays including a bay built for a home gym, or to house your special water toys. The circle driveway leads to the front of the house, which has been set towards the back of the property affording its residents maximum privacy. The heavy oak and iron front door gives you taste of what lies beyond the threshold. Inside the spacious foyer welcomes you to your stunning home. A double closet built with reclaimed doors provides tons of storage for you and your guests outerwear. Beyond the foyer is the formal dining room with huge windows giving you views of the property’s front grounds. There is also a fireplace with a heavy timber mantel to provide warmth and intimacy to what is a massive room. The kitchen takes custom to a completely new level! Stunning handcrafted furniture has been repurposed into kitchen cabinets, while skylights and windows fill the space with light. The marble sink blends harmoniously in with the rest of the kitchen. The AGA gas stove and built-in fridge and dishwasher provide you with high-end modern conveniences, yet maintain the esthetic of the house. The enormass great room has a massive stone fireplace flanked by floor-to-ceiling windows, which overlook the backyard and the Bow River beyond. The vaulted ceiling, heavy timber beams, and reclaimed wide-plank flooring create a sense of permanence and timelessness not often found in North American homes. Upstairs the master suite again includes vaulted ceilings, large beams and wide-plank flooring, but also features a spectacular hammered copper bathtub, which easily allows those over 6’ to stretch out. The bath overlooks the front gardens to create a peaceful visual oasis in which to relax. The master bedroom also includes floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the backyard and Bow River. The lower level includes a bedroom and a dressing room. The dressing room has a place for everything with pull out shoe drawers, scarf/tie racks, and ample space for four-seasons worth of clothes. The main bathroom again makes excellent use of custom furniture for the dual vanity. The double shower is encased in stone and has two rain-showers, and two wands. There is a half-bath just off the back door for convenience. The lower level also has a custom media room that is the perfect place to enjoy the latest blockbuster binge watch the hottest new series. The basement provides residents with tons of storage with lots of built-in shelves, and a upright freezer. Outside is your own private retreat: there is a large patio with a outdoor fireplace as well as a separate firepit. There are steps that take you right to river’s edge so you can launch your paddleboard or kayak directly into the river. The front grounds include a rose garden and many other private spots to relax and just enjoy your home. This spectacular custom home will need the right people to appreciate its character and design, if the house speaks to you, call to set up your private tour.