Designed by renowned architect Robert Findlay in 1934, this timeless and elegant Georgian 3-storey, set on 19,468 sq. ft. of land, has been enjoyed by the same family for 37 years. Perfectly situated near Murray Hill Park and several noted schools this residence offers the perfect backdrop for entertaining and for making memories to last a lifetime. Architect: Robert Findlay (1859-1951) Born in Scotland and later resident of Westmount, Mr. Findlay designed many architectural masterpieces including Westmount City Hall and Public Library, the original Sun Life building, Purvis Hall, residences for the Molson and Bronfman families and the property that houses Westmount's Miss Edgars and Miss Cramps School. With its gorgeous Georgian architecture, stunning positioning and setback, and 19,468 sq. ft. lot, 65 Forden has always been a favorite Westmount home of many. Now on the market for the first time in 37 years, the residence is a wonderful family home and superb environment for entertaining. The main level reveals beautiful mahogany woodwork, a magnificently proportioned living room, sunroom/den leading to a large terrace, elegant and spacious dining room and lovely kitchen (2009) with separate dinette and French doors leading to a 2nd terrace. Beautiful vestibule, entrance hall and adj. area that houses the coat closet, powder room and stairs to basement level. The 2nd floor boasts 3 bdrms + den (or bdrm) and 3 bathrooms whilst the 3rd level has 2 bdrms + den (or bdrm) and 1 full bath. The basement, originally designed as a ballroom, is expansive with high ceilings, gorgeous herringbone floors, lovely windows and fireplace. Ample storage, powder room, 2-car integrated garage and garden shed ideal for storing plants in the winter. The home has has been very well maintained and undergone a number of renovations as per Seller: - 2012: New gas furnace - 2011: New exterior doors to sun room terrace - 2009: New kitchen; French Doors to terrace and Pella doors installed; New powder room in basement - 2002: den/bedroom en suite bath mostly redone - 1998: Master bath - 1980: Powder room - Other: Slates of roof replaced as needed, chimney (2) caps replaced, copper down spouts replaced, pave-uni driveway and slate walkway installed Property is situated on 2 lots. Taxes are combined and based on valuation roll ending 2013.