496 Wilson Street E Ancaster, Ontario L9G 2C5

6 Bedroom 5 Bathroom 6965 sqft
Fireplace Central Air Conditioning Forced Air, Radiant Heat


Step back in time and experience the rich history of Hamilton in this meticulously preserved estate. Nestled on 1.68 acres of lush land, 496 Wilson St E. boasts a captivating history that dates to 1795 when it was originally constructed as a mill and warehouse. In 1928, renowned architect Bruce W. Riddell transformed this structure into the Joseph Pigott family estate, leaving an indelible mark on the architectural legacy of Hamilton. Situated in the heart of old Ancaster, this estate offers the perfect blend of history & convenience. Within walking distance of trails and charming restaurants, making it an ideal place to call home. The estate has 6,965 sqft of living space with 6 beds, 5 baths, and 5 fireplaces. The 1,082 sqft loft is perfect for an in-law or multigenerational suite. This home has been thoughtfully updated to offer all the modern amenities while preserving the architect's vision. The classic white kitchen with granite counters & luxury appliances is a chef's dream. Original pine hardwood floors grace the main/2nd floors, while the Brazilian walnut wood paneling in the family room exudes quiet luxury. The detached garage includes a 700 sqft studio that can be transformed into a self-contained apartment or artist studio, adding versatility to this remarkable property. Don’t miss the opportunity to own a piece of Hamilton's architectural history. Make 496 Wilson St E your forever home & be part of a legacy that spans centuries. Don’t be TOO LATE*! *REG TM. RSA. (id:52486)

Property Details

MLS® Number H4173570
Property Type Single Family
Amenities Near By Golf Course, Public Transit, Schools
Equipment Type Water Heater
Features Conservation/green Belt, Golf Course/parkland, Double Width Or More Driveway, Paved Driveway, Shared Driveway, Sump Pump, Automatic Garage Door Opener
Parking Space Total 10
Rental Equipment Type Water Heater


Bathroom Total 5
Bedrooms Above Ground 6
Bedrooms Total 6
Appliances Alarm System, Central Vacuum, Dishwasher, Dryer, Freezer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Range, Window Coverings
Basement Development Unfinished
Basement Type Partial (unfinished)
Constructed Date 1920
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Cooling Type Central Air Conditioning
Exterior Finish Stucco
Fireplace Fuel Gas,wood
Fireplace Present Yes
Fireplace Type Other - See Remarks,other - See Remarks
Foundation Type Stone
Half Bath Total 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Type Forced Air, Radiant Heat
Stories Total 3
Size Exterior 6965 Sqft
Size Interior 6965 Sqft
Type House
Utility Water Municipal Water


Detached Garage


Acreage No
Land Amenities Golf Course, Public Transit, Schools
Sewer Municipal Sewage System
Size Depth 370 Ft
Size Frontage 139 Ft
Size Irregular 139.49 X 370.6
Size Total Text 139.49 X 370.6|1/2 - 1.99 Acres


Level Type Dimensions
Second Level Storage 6' 3'' x 3' ''
Second Level 3pc Bathroom 10' 11'' x 7' 2''
Second Level 4pc Bathroom 10' 1'' x 5' 9''
Second Level 3pc Ensuite Bath 10' '' x 4' 6''
Second Level Bedroom 11' 11'' x 10' 6''
Second Level Bedroom 10' 9'' x 14' 8''
Second Level Bedroom 13' 10'' x 9' 10''
Second Level Bedroom 14' 11'' x 15' 9''
Second Level Bedroom 12' 2'' x 19' 11''
Second Level 4pc Ensuite Bath 9' 9'' x 13' ''
Second Level Primary Bedroom 24' 3'' x 19' 1''
Ground Level Sunroom 6' 4'' x 14' 4''
Ground Level 2pc Bathroom Measurements not available
Ground Level Mud Room 5' 11'' x 6' 10''
Ground Level Laundry Room 6' 11'' x 10' 9''
Ground Level Family Room 16' 9'' x 21' 10''
Ground Level Kitchen 18' 4'' x 16' 2''
Ground Level Dining Room 14' 11'' x 19' 11''
Ground Level Living Room 34' 6'' x 18' 3''
Ground Level Foyer 5' '' x 8' 7''



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Drew Woolcott

(905) 332-9223

RE/MAX Escarpment Realty Inc.
#1b-493 Dundas Street E.
Waterdown, Ontario L0R 2H1

(905) 689-9223

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