138 Fairlawn Avenue | North Toronto - Bedford Park

Description

Spectacular North Toronto Semi!

Spacious sun-filled home in sought after John Wanless P.S. district near Yonge & Lawrence!

Fabulous 2 storey addition, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, extra long yard plus private parking completes this family home!

Property Details

  • Asking Price: $729,000
  • Approximate utility costs: Taxes 2011:$4730.00 Hydro: $1700.00 Heating/Gas: $2050.00 Water/Waste: $593.00 Insurance: $1200.00 Alarm: $455.00
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Baths: 3 (1x2 piece, 1x4 piece, 1x4 piece)
  • Square Footage: 2220 square feet (including the lower level)
  • Possession: 90 days/to be arranged
  • Lot size: 18 feet x 149.25 feet
  • Parking: legal front pad parking for 1 car – permit paid annually
  • Inclusions: gas stove, side by side fridge with ice maker, microwave, dishwasher, freezer in basement, all electric light fixtures, washer, dryer, entertainment unit in family room, all window coverings and drapes, window seat in master bedroom, custom handrail. Central air conditioning, hot water tank (rental), security system (purchaser to to take care of own monitoring contract)
  • Exclusions: dining room light fixture, shelf in small bedroom, desk in office

Spectacular North Toronto Semi!

    Spacious sun-filled home in sought after John Wanless P.S. district near Yonge & Lawrence!

    Fabulous 2 storey addition, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, extra long yard plus private parking completes this family home!

    Open concept main floor features stylish decor, formal dining room for dinner parties, bright home office and inviting gas fireplace.

    Rare main floor family room combined with renovated eat-in kitchen is the hub of the home.

    Double European style French doors lead out to the back deck and deep, fully fenced landscaped gardens!

    Get away from it all in the glorious master bedroom retreat boasting Cathedral ceilings, double closets and amazing ensuite!

    Convenient finished lower level with a recreation room, 2 piece bath and tons of additional storage space for all your kids “stuff”!

    Legal front pad parking.

    Every amenity at your doorstep! Walk to Yonge St. shops, boutiques and delicious restaurants as well as Lawrence Subway Station.

    Highly desired school district! Friendly neighbourhood spirit with a true sense of pride and ownership. An incredible environment to raise your family.

    Beautiful Bedford Park!

      One of Toronto's most family friendly neighbourhoods offering an excellent selection of public, private and separate schools, many parkettes and playgrounds, a community centre, library, and convenient access to Toronto's transit system!

      Shopping a plenty! A splendid mix of grocery stores, coffee shops, fine boutiques, and specialty stores along Yonge Street. If you are not in the mood to cook there is a wonderful array of restaurants from casual to fine dining all within walking distance.

      The Avenue Road shopping district, north of Lawrence, has a diverse mix of shops and specialty stores including the popular gourmet food shop Pusateri’s.

      Lots of local recreation! The Fairlawn Neighbourhood Centre operating out of Fairlawn United Church near Yonge offers a broad range of programming for all ages targeted to their over 2500 active members. A nice way to meet new friends in the community.

      The Bedford Park Community Centre on Ranleigh Avenue, includes an indoor gymnasium and a swimming pool. Wanless Park has five tennis courts, a basketball court, a wading pool, a children's playground, and a baseball diamond. LPAA sports leagues for soccer and baseball play at Wanless Park, along with plenty of tennis. The Woburn Parkette is a popular meeting spot for neighbourhood parents with toddlers and preschoolers. It features a new tots playground and a wading pool.

      Golf enthusiasts have the nearby public Don Valley Golf Course, off Yonge Street, and just north of York Mills.

      The George Locke Public Library at Yonge and Lawrence offers residents a wide range of programming for children and adults.

      Many popular schools nearby! John Wanless Jr. Public School with full daycare is a block away. Glenview Senior P.S., Lawrence Park Collegiate, Northern Secondary, Havergal College, Crescent School, Toronto French School, Blessed Sacrament and Loretto Abbey attract many families to this neighbourhood.

      Go Green! Walk to Lawrence Subway Station with entrance at Ranleigh Ave., or bus lines on Yonge Street and Avenue Road connect passengers to the Yonge-University-Spadina subway line.

      Motorists drive straight downtown by way of Avenue Road or Mount Pleasant/Jarvis. For commuters travelling out of the city the Yonge Street on-ramp to Highway 401 is just minutes away.

      Welcoming Family Home!

        138 Fairlawn Avenue ~ As pretty as a picture inside and out! Attractive exterior façade and inviting covered front veranda!

        The welcoming front foyer has slate floors and a front hall closet with built in shelves for hats and boots.

        The open living room is perfect for entertaining friends and family with a cosy gas fireplace and custom mantle. Rich dark stained hardwood floors, halogen pot lights, and crown mouldings.

        Extra bright home office off the living room is an ideal spot to keep an eye on homework being done! Includes pretty floor to ceiling picture windows and hardwood floors! Offers a quiet space away from the rest of the house to gather your thoughts.

        Host lavish dinners in the formal dining room! Hardwood floors, leaded glass window, crown mouldings and adjacent to the kitchen.

        Enjoy cooking and prepping meals in this large renovated (2003) modern kitchen. Built-in breakfast bar with attractive granite counters are perfect for casual meals and conversation while catching up with the kids. Custom maple cabinetry with lots of cupboard & pantry space, gas stove, built-in wine rack, hardwood floors, glass tile backsplash and halogen pot lighting!

        Must-have main floor family room! Quality extra tall European style French doors lead out to the back deck and garden,refinished hardwood floors, crown moulding and halogen pot lights. This is the centre of the action and heart of the home!

        When heading upstairs notice the unique custom handrail, and the spacious second floor with charming built-in linen closet.

        Master bedroom sanctuary! 11’ Cathedral ceilings, double closets with built-in shelving, built-in window seat and Berber carpet throughout. Rare bonus ensuite with skylight. Unwind in the soaker tub or glass enclosed shower with rain head.

        The second bedroom facing the front would have originally been the master, and is a very good size - ideal for the older child of the family, complete with hardwood floors, large closet and pretty picture window.

        Middle guest bedroom fits a double/queen. Includes Berber carpeting and a deep closet.

        Modern 4 piece family bath with built in stained glass is down the hall from the 2nd and 3rd bedrooms.

        Finished lower level (2008) boasts lots of storage space! Wonderful recreation room for movie night or kids play, 2 large storage closets, Berber carpet, halogen pot lights, built-in entertainment area, 2 piece bath. Great play area for your kids!

        Large laundry/utility and storage room with access to dry crawl space storage.

        Professionally landscaped extra long gardens & lawn with a storage shed for all your bikes, supplies and gardening tools!

        The deep fully fenced backyard (2004) and deck are great for entertaining in the warm spring and summer months! Vast amounts of your own private green space for kids and dogs play!

        Mechanical Improvements

        • Updated all electrical = no knob and tube 2010
        • Roof, soffits and eaves 2005
        • Central Air conditioning
        • Security system

        Offered at $729,000.

        Schools available for residents of 138 Fairlawn Avenue

        Check for your house number!

        Former Municipality Street Name Street Number Range Elementary Intermediate Secondary Technical Programs Commercial Programs
        Toronto Fairlawn Ave 74-334(Even) John Wanless Jr PS   Glenview Sr PS  Lawrence Park CI   Northern SS   Northern SS