This extraordinary home is a quiet retreat and has been designed to emphasize a marriage between the outdoor landscape and the clean, contemporary architecture of the home. Situated on a beautifully treed lot in Rothwell Heights, this property has been built with great thought attention to detail.From the ground up, this home was built with quality: the high-performance, commercial Insulated Concrete Forms foundation is just the start. The approach to this contemporary dwelling is beautiful, with the home set on a treed, sloping lot in a proud part of Rothwell Heights. The front door enjoys a large overhang for conveniently welcoming guests in all the elements. Huge sidelights and transom windows surround the front door, leaving the front foyer light-filled. With soaring, 24-foot ceilings and views of the beautiful staircase set off to perfection by a beautiful bamboo wood feature wall behind it, the foyer is breathtaking. Continuity between rooms is created by consistent use of materials like maple floors and Pella fibreglass windows. The open concept kitchen, living and dining room has high ceilings and beautiful treed views. This is the heart of the home and an architecturally impressive room with a gas fireplace, two full walls of glass windows and gorgeous light. A large balcony with floating glass railings leaves you feeling like you're in a private, luxurious treehouse.The main floor master has artfully incorporated windows that enjoy completely private treed views. With 17-foot ceilings, this room is just beautiful. The master ensuite bathroom has his and her sinks, a soaking tub and separate glass shower. There are two additional bedrooms on the main floor plus a full bathroom along with a powder room for guests.The second floor loft has a fantastic family room that peeks over lush foliage at the Ottawa River and Gatineau Hills. There is a large balcony with the same floating glass railings found on the main floor balcony. There is an additional bedroom suite on this level and it has its own ensuite bathroom and walk-in closet as well as a private balcony.The walkout lower level has high ceilings and is filled with light. It offers spacious rooms with spectacular views. There is a huge recreation room, a study that could be used a fifth bedroom, a gym that could be used as a sixth bedroom, plus a full bathroom. There is a laundry room and ample storage.The recreation room opens onto a patio again with tranquil vistas. This home offers magnificent views from every room. It is a home that has a tranquil setting and is located in a desirable and well sought after neighbourhood in Ottawa. The home is a rare find and superlative. Live your dream in one of Rothwell Heights' true dream properties.