Built in 1925, this stately, centre hall triplex is ideally situated in prime Forest Hill, on a fabulous 50’ x 122’ lot. It is within easy walking distance of Forest Hill Village, a perfect destination for afternoon brunch, romantic dinner, a leisurely coffee after your workout, or visit to one of the local beauty salons or spas. St Clair West subway station is also a short walk away and offers easy access to downtown.
193 Heath Street West provides its residents with excellent parking facilities, including a double garage and four additional spots, on the wide, private drive. A stone walkway leads up to the elegant entrance which opens to a cozy vestibule with a handsome staircase offering access to the main and second-floor units. The stairs to the third-floor suite are accessed via a stone walkway on the south side of the property. Some improvements include: furnace (2007), 200 amp electrical service, central air conditioning in second and third-floor suites, split A/C systems in main floor unit, updated kitchens in all suites, as well as a private, city garden for main floor unit and secluded courtyard shared by the other units.
The spacious, 1,745 SF main floor suite, which is currently tenanted, has been tastefully maintained and updated while respecting the original features of this turn-of-the-century dwelling. This gracious unit, boasting 9’ ceiling height, features an elegant living room, with wood-burning fireplace and oak hardwood flooring. The updated kitchen, which features a breakfast bar, opens to the dining room creating a more modern, open concept for casual entertaining. A traditional, covered veranda is accessed from the dining room. This unit also accommodates two large bedrooms and a sunroom. The master bedroom, with a three-piece ensuite bath, opens to a spacious, west-facing deck and city garden. There is an additional four-piece bath in this suite.
The 1,885 SF, second-floor suite is occupied by the owner. It is similar, in layout, to the main floor unit, although it features an expansive, east-facing sunroom. This unit has also been nicely maintained and updated. The most recent renovation includes the kitchen and dining areas. The charming, 1,125 SF, third-floor suite includes two bedrooms with a four-piece bath, as well as a spacious living room and kitchen. The expansive, high basement accommodates a great one-bedroom suite, common laundry room, as well as tons of storage space for the occupants.
The special appeal of this property is further enhanced by its proximity to the city’s financial district (15 minutes drive) and Toronto’s Island airport. In addition, it is an easy walk to Upper Canada College and Bishop Strachan School, two of Toronto’s top private schools, as well as Winston Churchill Park, Cedarvale Park and the beltline.
This property is currently listed at $3,475,000. For more information, please contact Paula and Vicko Von Stedingk at (416) 925-9191.