PRIME RIVERDALE DANFORTH DETACHED . THE HISTORIC DANFORTH DAIRY HOME
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Now owned by an internationally renowned jazz pianist, this homes early occupants, circa 1910, operated a local dairy from the front of the home. As a result, the open concept main floor living and dining rooms boast unusually high loft-like ceilings; along with a wide expanse of south windows. More on this...
All truly great homes start with the right piece of land in a desired location. This one is prime for several reasons.
Many area homes dont have a lot of windows on the side walls; nor is there much space between the houses for the light to enter. Its great to find that the south side of this home sits well apart from its neighbour. Also, when extensions were added over the past century, previous owners capitalized on its unique location and installed numerous windows on the side, front and back. In fact, if you walk alongside the home to the garden youll be more than pleased to find that the full two storey extension at the back of the home features banks of tall windows...overlooking a parkland.
Yes, location once more! No neighbours behind - it backs onto a green expanse of parkland with Frankland School at a distance. The lush, long garden is painted by nature with trees, vines and shrubs - ensuring privacy for gardening and outdoor entertaining on the sundeck.
You may already be aware that this block of Hampton Avenue has been undergoing an intensive building boom over the past few years. Grand three storey renovations and restorations have caused locals to call this block, Millionaires Row. Of course, thats on the low side as most of these builds would now realize more than that!
This desired treed street will benefit a new owner both from an equity position but also the proximity to the Danforth - one short block to the very best of urban living. Neither you, your clients or visitors need to drive when you live a block from the subway and fabulous restaurants, pubs, shops, marke
- Listing Status: Sold