Rosedale Homes/ House For Sale
Rosedale houses for sale is considered one of Toronto’s oldest “suburbs” skirting the north eastern edge of the current downtown. Rosedale real estate is within one of the wealthiest and most highly prized neighbourhoods in Canada. Narrow tree-lined street with stately turn-of-the-century mansions makes Rosedale Toronto’s most fashionable address. Many Rosedale homes for sale have large front gardens and manicured lawns that emphasis the grandeur of the golden age. The homes are well preserved and have been in many families since being constructed. There are fine examples of Victorian architecture as well as stunning brickwork from the local Brickworks, located nearby.
Rosedale real estate is highly prized and the addresses seen as prestigious. The neighbourhood is bounded by Yonge Street on the west, Bayview Avenue on the East, the Cp Rail Line to the north (the Summerhill southern boundary) and Aylmer and Rosedale Valley Road to the south.
Rosedale homes for sale can range from the low millions to the tens of millions – depending on location and size (lots size and square footage). Many of the homes have amazing custom ironwork fences and gates the surround and define their space. The homes have been kept in pristine condition and a variety of styles and sizes can be found. Anyone who grew up in a Victorian era homes, like the writer did, knows the pride of ownership required to own and maintain one of these mansions.
Easy assess to the downtown from Rosedale houses for sale core exists as it does with the adjacent Summerhill neighbourhood. Rosedale as well has its own subway stop, but the tracks remain underground through this area. Retail can be had along Yonge Street, but the allure of Rosedale is its prestige, its privacy and proximity to downtown while having a stately home on a large plot of land (in many cases).
Many of Toronto and Canada’s old family elite have homes in the Rosedale area. Your neighbour could be an executive, a politician, a rock star or just a regular couple who love the area and the homes. It’s not unusual to see a Rolls Royce parked in front of one of these mansions.
Rosedale homes for sale or coming up on the market in this area require pre-approval just to have a look. No nosey neighbours allowed in this neighbourhood. Rosedale is a great place to live and raise a family in the city but feel like you are not in a city.