108 Springhurst Avenue | West Toronto - Parkdale

Description

Super spacious sun-filled updated Victorian with stunning views of Lake Ontario! Boasting classic character and charm inside and out including soaring 10 foot ceilings, original hardwood floors, crown mouldings, stained glass windows and extra high baseboards.

Property Details

  • Asking Price: $499,900
  • Taxes 2010: $3554.82
  • Maintenance Fees: approximate annual expenses for 2010:
    Hydro: $780.00
    Heating/Gas: $2528.64
    Water: $360.00
    Insurance: $822.72
  • Square Footage: 3090 square feet (includes the basement)
  • Lot size: 23.4 x 141 feet irregular at rear
  • Baths:
    1x4 Piece – Lower Level
    1x4 Piece – Second floor
    1x4 Piece – Third floor
  • Bedrooms: 2 or 3 each suite, or 5 bedroom single family
  • Parking: steet permit available
  • Inclusions: all kitchen appliances '06, all window coverings, 2nd floor ceiling fan, all closet built-ins, all electric light fixtures (except as excluded), washer & dryer in lower level '06, stackable washer & dryer on second floor '09.
  • Exclusions: Light fixtures
  • Mechanical upgrades: boiler expansion '11, thermal pane windows, all upgraded wiring throughout – no knob & tube. Note: 2006 Home Inspection Available
  • Possession: 60 days or to be arranged

Vintage Parkdale Victorian!

Super spacious sun-filled updated Victorian with stunning views of Lake Ontario!

Boasting classic character and charm inside and out including soaring10 foot ceilings , original hardwood floors, crown mouldings, stained glass windows and extra high baseboards.

Endless possibilities! Currently used as a duplex of two large units, but could easily be converted back to a single family dwelling .

Amazingly over 3000 sf in total! Superb finished basement. Separate hydro meters.

Friendly owner occupied neighbours on both sides. Alot of neighbours investing $$ in restoring these homes to their original glory.

Vibrant artistic and professional community, many young families. Walk to Queen West shops, restaurants and cafes.

Easy access to the Gardiner Expressway and minutes to the TTC. Greatparks, trails and lake surround this magnificent property.

Trendy South Parkdale

Beautiful tree-lined streets and wide pedestrian-friendly sidewalks welcome you to this dynamic community. You can tell why this area was considered Rosedale when this home was built – extraordinary architecture and homes.

Enjoy the eclectic mix of shops and restaurants of Queen Street West or Liberty Village or head north to Roncesvalles Village shopping district and take in the outstanding food markets, delis, restaurants, and polish specialty shops. Very close to the CNE grounds, The Drake & The Palais Royale.

Well served by public transit system with streetcar service on King Street, either downtown or up Roncesvalles Avenue to connect to the Bloor-Danforth subway line.

Motorists are just minutes fromdowntown or out of town. There is direct access to both the Gardiner Expressway/QEW and Lake Shore Blvd W.

Enjoy the outdoors – easy access to the Martin Goodman Trail that spans the whole waterfront of Toronto on Lake Ontario, as well as veryclose to the jewel in Toronto's park system - High Park.

Residents can enjoy appreciate the community centres, libraries and activities that Parkdale has to offer.

Close to lots of Public, Private & Catholic Schools. People describe Parkdale Collegiate as an oasis, nurturing all who discover it, and introducing programs that students will love, including an enhanced PreBaccalaureate program to prepare students for the International Baccalaureate Programme.

Sprawling Duplex or Easily Convert to Single Family

    Ideal for a buyer looking to live in owners suite netting income from the other unit and convert to larger home when ready or two friends or family members looking to own, they could each occupy a suite.

    You will notice the classic character this home has to offer with lots of attention to original details while upgrading to today’s practical needs.

    108 Springhurst Avenue has spectacular curb appeal. So many homes have lost that original character – notice the curved spindles and the inviting circular covered front porch. The front garden in the summer is flourishing with plants and flowers.

    The tiled front foyer divides the two units. Easy to convert back as the original banister is behind the drywall.

    Soaring 10 foot ceilings and cornice mouldings and the lovely original hardwood floors, add incredible ambience to the main floor suite.

    The grand formal living includes gorgeous antique fireplace, and stained glass windows. The dining room was opened up to make it more spacious, as well as a front hall closet was added.

    The white cabinets, ceramic tiled floor and full size appliances create a modern kitchen with lots of space for cooking. There is a rare extra main floor room – ideal for a home office, or place for casual meals with the kids, and walks out to the back garden. An opportunity to be opened up to create the kitchen of your dreams or be used as a family room.

    Back yard has plenty of area for entertaining, bbq's, gardening or dog/kids play.

    The lower level is combined with the main floor to create a full 2 bedroom suite. For a Victorian this basement/lower level is pretty rare and very desirable. This big space is very dry, warm and cosy with potlights and ceramic tile throughout.

    Oversized recreation room/bedroom with a 4 piece bath, closet, under-stair storage and laundry room. The master bedroom is the other large bedroom , or perfect space for in-laws, nanny, guest room or the teenager of the family.

    (Current tenant pays $1500.00/month plus hydro).

    Owner's suite second/third floor unit also features very high 9” ceilings, and lots of charm.

    Lovely family sized living room with amazing detailed mouldings, hardwood floors & stained glass.

    Walk-out to the large partially covered west facing balcony . Nice outdoor space for this suite for summertime dining and divine sunsets. Clear views overlooking Lake Ontario – there is no building in front of this home! A neighbour uses the land right across the street to lovingly tend to a lush garden.

    Eat-in modern white kitchen with a stackable washer/dryer conveniently tucked away in a closet. Nice and open for entertaining.

    The bedroom on the 2nd floor has hardwood floors, closet & a pretty picture window overlooking the back garden. Adjoining 4 piece bath.

    Walk up to the third floor master retreat features its own 4 piece bath, more high ceilings, a large bedroom with plenty of closet space plus bright skylight, and open concept family room. Versatile space for home office.

    Offered at $499,900.

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    Schools available for residents of 108 Springhurst Avenue

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    Former Municipality Street Name Street Number Range Elementary Intermediate Secondary Technical Programs
    Toronto Springhurst Ave 1-159(Odd) Queen Victoria Jr PS   Parkdale Jr & Sr PS  Parkdale CI   Western Tech