|1660 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6P 1A8|
|1660 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6P 1A8|
A pristine new condo with clean edges and lines, has been proposed to leverage this well-revered Toronto neighbourhood.
Westbend Residences is a new mixed-use mid-rise condominium development by Mattamy Homes in Toronto. This 12-storey pre-construction project with 174 units will be located near the main intersection of Keele and Bloor St West in the High Park neighbourhood.
This prestigious condominium will be located close to excellent transit connections and everyday amenities while providing a picturesque community to live in.
Westbend Residences will be a charming addition to the low-rise neighbourhood, as it provides enough units to accommodate the expected population increase. It will house 174 units in a mix of one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom units.
Starting at the luxurious first floor, residents are welcomed by the concierge and a plethora of amenities. Here you’ll find everything from fitness amenities, to social and private media lounges, to community co-working spaces and a convenient pet spa.
Call it your home office, design studio, or collaboration pod, the Co-working Lounge has your work-life all sorted. And the adjoining Social Lounge is the perfect break-out zone. Stylish and eclectic, it’s a great place to take a breather over a relaxing cup of tea, or exchange notes with like minds.
Prioritizing wellness, Westbend’s fully equipped Fitness Centre, Yoga Studio and rooftop Meditation Deck will do wonders for your physical and mental well-being.
With just a quick ride up the high-speed elevators you’ll find yourself perched above the treetops enjoying outdoor amenities. On the rooftop you’ll find the Social Lounge and Entertainment Lounge, crowned with spectacular views of the glistening lake, the verdant canopy of High Park, and inspiring cityscape.
The Rooftop Terrace is the ultimate chill zone. Here you can fire up the BBQ and invite friends for alfresco meals on warm summer days. Soak in the rays, stargaze or be wowed by the breathtaking views. With an Outdoor Lounge, Dining Space with BBQs, a secluded Meditation Deck and a community Games Area, it’s the perfect escape.
Each suite will evoke admiration with expansive windows, balconies and sliding doors to let in ample natural light. Most suites include a balcony and many feature room-sized terraces, which increase your living space and offer charming views of the tree-lined streets and the city skyline in the distance.
These warm spaces will feature ceilings heights of 9-12′ with smooth painted ceilings, white paint throughout the entire suite and white painted trim and doors. Plus, each unit will contain in-suite laundry facilities with a stacked front-loading washer and dryer.
The contemporary kitchens here will feature designer selected kitchen cabinets and quartz countertops with square edge, single stainless steel undermount sink and polished chrome, single lever, pull out kitchen faucets. They will include ceramic tile kitchen backsplash, LED track light fixture with adjustable light heads and a 24” stainless steel appliance packages, including: refrigerator, dishwasher, slide-in range, and integrated hood fan insert.
The bathrooms will include, designer selected cabinetry and quartz countertop with square edges with frameless vanity mirrors and lighting above. The floor tiles will include 12” x 24” ceramic tile, 5’ bathtub complete with full height wall tile or frameless glass shower enclosure with full height wall tile and floor tile, as per plan. The fixtures will feature chrome finishes, water efficient toilets, shower heads, and faucets.
Keeping in line with the sophisticated clean and straight architectural lines of the exterior, we expect the inside of the condo to match the same standard of contemporary elegance.
Residents can also expect to find an underground parking garage with 98 parking spaces and 155 bicycle parking spaces. Additionally, the ground floor will house 326 square meters of retail space, with aims of animating and bringing life to the pedestrian realm.
Westbend Residences is an incredibly diverse community that is rapidly expanding in new opportunities for residents and investors. It sits right by downtown Toronto, Ontario and the best landmarks in the city. Plus, it is extremely easy to get around and run daily errands by car, public transit and even by foot.
Bloor Street West is a mix of affluent and affordable housing due to its nearness to old and new infrastructure. The area is blooming with potential as the city has big plans of regenerating this ideal locale. Pre-construction projects are popping up all around the area and plans to make this an even more transit-oriented region.
There are already many amenities surrounding the area including international cuisines, bars and cafes, grocery stores including Loblaws and Freshco, bakeries, a butcher shop and entertainment options such as cinemas and art galleries. This address scores an 73 walk score as pedestrians can easily get what they need or want without the use of a car or public transit.
There are many schools and parks in the area, making this location perfect for families. One of the most significant amenities in the area would be Toronto’s most glamorized greenspace, High Park. This park attracts thousands of yearly tourists for its famous springtime cherry blossoms, expansive paths and trails and remarkable wildlife including a petting zoo. It’s the trendiest and most communal area, perfect for families and friends looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city without leaving the city.
For those that work downtown, this area is scored 95 on its Transit Score because there are many convenient ways to travel in and out of the city without the use of a car. The condo will conveniently sit between Dundas West Station and Keele Station (Bloor-Danforth Line) and Bloor street is well serviced by TTC bus routes. Additionally, the Bloor GO station is within walking distance from the condo site providing connections to the UP Express, taking residents to Union or Pearson Station quickly and efficiently. Travelling around the GTA never seemed easier.
This area has incredible connections to the best destinations, amenities and transit in the city. It is already family-oriented and continues to attract a diverse range of home buyers and investors looking to get their hands on Toronto real estate. Invest in this condo today, and you won’t regret it.
Mattamy Homes has a knack for choosing neighbourhoods that combine urban energy with natural resources like parks and greenspace. They’re recognized as one of North America’s largest privately-owned home builders, with 90,000 homeowners in hundreds of communities all over Ontario and the United States.
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