Feature Friday Homes

The Place

509 Briar Hill Ave. A testament to Bobby Pasternak’s agenting skills, this home sold within 12 hours of being listed

The place

77 Glenview Ave. A 4-bdrm, 3-bath home on a tree-lined street, in a trendy part of Midtown

77 Glenview Ave. Live the Lytton Park lifestyle in this fabulous 4 bedroom, 3 bath home, among one of the J.R.R. area’s most precious streets. This bright, beautiful 2-storey is a tremendous amount of space in an open concept layout flowing from room-to-room effortlessly, while drawing the eye towards several stylish, custom upgrades, including the breakfast area, and custom countertops and backsplash of the kitchen, a walkout from the dining room to a large deck and a lush, professionally landscaped backyard, hardwood throughout the main floor and bedrooms, an airy front foyer, light spilling in from every direction and into every room through the many windows, and perhaps, the most pleasantly surprising detail of all – a delightful sunroom. Wainscoting establishes a classic style in the foyer, which melds seamlessly with the home’s more modern elements. A large fireplace is easily the focal point of the living room, and the main floor’s powder room is perfect for guests when entertaining, The finished basement adds to this home’s buyer appeal. Thought and care has gone into every detail of this dwelling, whose space is further enhanced by a mudroom and side storage area addition. 

On the inside

The old world charm of this large fireplace breathes new life into the modern living area
A breakfast niche and custom coutnertops and backsplash enhance the look of the kitchen
Adjacent to the living area, the streetview sweet spot is a welcome sitting area or quiet retreat
With a gardenview, the master bedroom is a retreat in and of itself

The ‘hood

Avenue – Lawrence

The price

$2,195,000

Fab Feature

Custom finishes and thoughtful touches, such as the living room’s very large and impactful fireplace, the foyer’s wainscoting, and a splendid sunroom, add charm and elegance to the classic-contemporary look of this home, with sophisticated details which don’t detract from the simple features that make this a true family retreat.

A professionally landscaped backyard is a lush, lovely oasis

On the outside

A large open deck adds to the outdoor living space, which is eloquently contrasted by the surrounding lush landscape.

Amenities

Schools aplenty lend ‘ed cred’  (education credibility) to this highbrow ‘hood, which contains some of Midtown’s finest public and private institutions. With nieghbouring shops of Yonge and Avenue Rd. within walking distance, and a vareity of restaurants and bars, as well as the TTC nearby, memories aplenty can be made in this home.

Local Spot

With an outdoor rooftop patio, Tutto Pronto is a refreshing combination of casual and fine dining. Offering a variety of traditional Jewish fare, and a range of family cuisine, United Bakers Dairy Restaruant.

The Agent

Bobby Pasternak, Batori Group.com

Contact

416-844-7763
bobby@batorigroup.com

The place

318 Glenayr Rd. This lovely Georgian is elegance exemplified with recently renovated details

318 Glenayr Rd. In one of the most prized areas of Midtown, this 2 ½ storey, 4-bedroom, 4-bath Forest Hill home comtains several stunning features, including the living/dining area’s custom archways with classic detailing, the living room’s gas fireplance, as well as extended bay windows which hug the side walls, stained glass highlights in the dining room, and the kitchen’s recessed pot lighting – extended to the dining area –  as well as spectacular floor-to-ceiling cabinetry, and an island countertop which sets the standards of quality in the space.  Each of this home’s characteristics is refined and masterful in its design and beauty. Capitalizing on the significant number of windows which invite lots of natural light into each room, this spacious home is a remarkable find. 

On the inside

True highlights of the living room are its gas fireplace and extended bay windows
Floor-to-ceiling kitchen cabinetry and a centre island in the pantry are winning accents
The breakfast area in the kitchen is another note of elegance in an oh-so-sophisticated space
A second fireplace – in the family room – is a bold way to draw attention to the space

The ‘hood

Bathurst – Eglinton

The price

$3,195,000

Fab Feature

With two fireplaces, one in the living area and another in the dining room, this 2 ½ storey home has more than a handful of fabulous features. Recessed lighting and extended bay windows bring warmth  to the living area, while the pantry’s centre island is an immediate showstopper in the kitchen.

Surrounded by shrubs, this open concept European-style patio will certainly woo you wth its romantic appearance

On the outside

The landscaped surroundings offer a quiet respite to the bustle of the city and the trendy Forest Hill neighbourhood; the large, open patio layout is well-executed garden greatness, and thematic to the landscaped look of the front garden.

Amenities

Nestled in a beloved location of Midtown, the old world classicism of this part of Forest Hill is like a walk through a romance novel. A quick jaunt to Forest Hill Village and the most talked-about private and public schools, as well as the TTC, local shops and restaurants, and outdoor trails are all not far away.

Local Spot

For wood-fired pizza and mozzarella so gooey, it’ll stick to your ribs, Ferraro 502. Find Asian flavours that meld with North American cuisine at The Oakwood Hardware.

The Agent

Bobby Pasternak, Batori Group.com

Contact

416-844-7763
bobby@batorigroup.com

The place

6 Burncrest Dr. Full of modern upgrades, this beautiful bungalow will surprise you with its contemporary finishes

6 Burncrest Dr. This modern, renovated Bedford Park 2+1 bedroom, 2-bath bungalow will amaze you with its refined character and contemporary charm. Containing finishes that are beyond beautiful – an open concept design, columns which are intended for structural support, and which  meld, smoothly, with design, extra wide staircases, 2 wood-burning fireplaces, hardwood throughout, high ceilings, large entryways/openings from room-to-room, custom archways, and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen – this spacious home is a breath of fresh air, exuding a feeling of calm from every corner,  a breathable space, all on one main level, plus, a finished basement! Desiring the look and feel of a condo, in a home? This is exactly what you want!  Lots of untapped future potential for extensions and renovations! This seemingly humble and modest abode will certainly surprise you! 

On the inside

A floor-to-ceiling, wood burning fireplace is a standout feature of the spacious family room
Arched openings from the living room to the dining area are sophisticated designer details
The dining room, framed by a custom archway, is as modern as it is spacious
Stuctural columns seamlessly mesh with the interior of the master bedroom’s design

The ‘hood

Avenue- Wilson

The price

$1,350,000

Fab Feature

The bold design of the outside of this home will draw you in, immediately, and exemplifies the seamless look of the home’s interior. The openings from room-to-room are customized with sophisticated designer accents, which indlude wood-burning fireplaces, one in the family room, the other in the living room, each a distinctinctly different, modern accent. A finished basement completes the look. This home is open concept living at its best.

On the outside

A lovely, landscaped garden beckons beyond this abode and its 40′ x 115′ lot. Flowering plants and bushes surround a stunning, contemporary patio and the periphery.

Amenities

With effortless access to highways, this beauty is near the shops and restaurants of Avenue Rd., and also, located in the school district of Armour Heights.

Local Spot

You’ve probably heard of authentic southern Italian cuisine, which you’ll find at Ferraro 502. You probably haven’t heard of Kapampangan cuisine (from the Philippines), which is the theme of Kabalen‘s menu.

The Agent

Bobby Pasternak, Batori Group.com

Contact

416-844-7763
bobby@batorigroup.com

The place

532 St. Clements Ave. A grorgeous, British-style manor in Midtown’s Upper Forest Hill

532 St. Clements Ave. Prepare to be amazed! A classic Tudor manor, this near-3,000 sq. ft. (above grade), 2 1/2 storey home has 3 bedrooms and 4 baths, but the true highlight has got to be the delightful 3rd floor loft and two fireplaces (one in the living room, another in the family room). Well cared for and thoughtfully maintained, this upgraded home is highighted by a phenomenal master en suite and a practically unheard of main floor powder room. Unique features of the kitchen include French doors and a breakfast nook. A walkout from the family room to the backyard is yet another highlight of this quintessential family home. A wonderful opportunity to join the dynamic St. Clements community awaits!

On the inside

Arched entryways distinguish the living area from the dining room
A magnificent crown molding feature and wainscoting are a note of classicism and tradition
The spacious kitchen contains ample cupboard space
The cozy family room features a stone fireplace and a walkout to the backyard

The ‘hood

Avenue Rd. – Eglinton

The price

$1,950,000

Fab Feature

The 3rd floor loft is a definite highlight, as are the two fireplaces and the walkout from the family room to the backyard.

A large deck offers an incredible view of the neatly manicured backyard

On the outside

Nestled on a reasonably sized (33′ x 131′) landscaped lot, this lovely abode features a private drive, with space enough for 3 cars, and a beautiful, well-maintained and manicured backyard.

Amenities

A chance to be near the trendiest shops and restaurants, this home is near parks, such as Kay Gardner Beltline Park, close to public transit, and numerous private schools.

Local Spot

Find kosher and French in the same sentence and in every dish at Marron Bistro. Practically a landmark of the area, House of Chan.

The Agent

Bobby Pasternak, Batori Group.com

Contact

416-844-7763
bobby@batorigroup.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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