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66 Castle Knock Road Combining old world charm with new world features and fixtures, this classic 2-storey Tudor is on everyone’s wishlist. Quietly charming, this sweet retreat, in the heart of Allenby, could be your family’s calling. The pristinely stucco’d exterior, with updated and painted wood trim, is just a glimpse of the interior’s wonderfully bold details. Tradition meets modern in every aspect of this serene 4-bedroom + den dwelling. Fabulous French doors open to a large traditional fireplace, moldings and wood trim-original casement windows in the large living area. The nearby dining room, with a feature wood-panelled half-wall, casement windows, and exposed radiator is elegant as well as quaint. The kitchen is simply darling with a walkout to the backyard, marble countertop, modern appliances, and breakfast nook. Exceptionally high ceilings and a separate entrance in the basement are rental-ready. You know you’re home when the same family has lived in the space for 40 years. This could be the place for you and your family!
Avenue Rd. – Roselawn
Traditional Tudor details, matching wood trim, fabulous fireplace, and original casement windows; the basement’s high ceilings and separate enrance make it easy to add a rental to this home.
On the outside
Not only is this home in one of the most notable Midtown niches, it is specifically situated on one of the area’s most prestigious streets, on a neatly landscaped 30′ w. lot, with a private drive.
This lovely home is in the upscale family neighbourhood of Allenby, which is riddled with numerous highbrow public and private schools, just a stone’s throw away. For weekend family outings, the Erskine Fruit Market is a welcoming place for locally sourced fresh fruits. Grocery stores, bakeries and markets that celebrate local and international cuisine are also nearby, as are shopping and TTC.
The self-serve buffet-style Pascale Gourmet offers a wide variety of classic Italian dishes. To satisfy all your ramen cravings, Touhenboku offers a fine selection of authentic ramen noodles in traditional Japanese broths.
Bobby Pasternak, Batori Group.com