The Grace Building Vancouver, 499 Drake St and 1280 Richards St - Yaletown Luxury Condo tower

The Grace Residences in Yaletown Vancouver feature distinctive elegance and sophistication in Vancouver's exclusive boutique residence, a collection of beautifully appointed homes designed and built by James Schouw. Truly Yaletown's most desirable building offering Rolls Royce limo service, recreation facilities like no other, unsurpassed 24 hr concierge service, geothermal heating and air conditioning, 10' ceilings, biometric fingerprint entrance security, heated tile floors, chef’s kitchen with the finest appliances, spa inspired bathrooms, gas fireplace, patio with gas line, and lush gardens. The evolution of a dream to create within Vancouver's most dynamic urban neighbourhood, an expression of character, luxury & livability normally reserved for the most exclusive of custom homes. An intimate boutique development offering a sophisticated lifestyle for those who appreciate this World Class collection of homes. The Grace offers exceptional quality & detail and features Marble Travertine,Porcelain tile floors, Brazilian Cherry accents & the highest quality of interior finishings.  

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Year Built: 2008

Strata  Plan: BCS 747

Sub Area: Yaletown

Suites: 71

Levels: 26

Height: 95.61 (1280 Richards)

Construction type: high-rise (1280 Richards) and low-rise (499 Drake)

Structural material: concrete

Architectural style: art deco / art modern (1280 Richards) and postmodern (499 Drake) 
Main usages: residential condominiums and townhouses

Strata Company:  National Pacific Real Estate Service (604-685-8830)

Concierge: 778-317-9840

Facilities Available: pool, hot tub, Rolls Royce service, concierge service, Lounge with kitchen, Elevator, Exercise Centre, Play Area

The structure is very slender in design.
There are just 52 units in the 27-storey tower and 19 units in the lower rise.
Exterior features gothic style gargoyles atop brick, precast and architectural concrete cladding.
First in the city to use biometric fingerprint readers for keyless access.
A nightclub called "Graceland" was situated on the site prior to construction.

The Grace Courtyard 2The Grace Entrance 2

The Grace Patio and Garden 2The Grace Patio and Garden 3

The Grace Patio and GardenThe Grace Penthouse Kitchen

The Grace Penthouse PoolThe Grace Tower View

The Grace Vancouver Introduction Video:

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