National Post: Sold: Renovated Victorian Home

National Post: Sold: Renovated Victorian Home

National Post

December 11, 2011

By Connie Adair


453 Ontario Street (Parliament & Carlton Streets)

Asking price: $1.299 million
Sold for: $1.4 million
Taxes: $5,410 (2011)
Bedrooms: 3+2
Bathrooms: 3
Time on the market: 5 days

This renovated, restored, grand Victorian home was on this year’s Cabbagetown Tour of Homes, says listing agent Daniel Bloch.

The brick semi-detached home has original details, high ceilings, new wood floors, new bathrooms, a new deck and a family-sized kitchen.

The living room has a fireplace and the dining room has French doors and crown moulding. The combination eat-in kitchen and sunroom has granite counters and a six-burner cook top.

A double closet and a five-piece ensuite bathroom are features of the master suite.

The combination main bathroom and laundry room has a separate shower and a soaker tub. The second floor has an open-concept den.

Third-floor features include a three-piece ensuite bathroom and a walkout to a deck from the bedroom and a skylight in the office.

The 23×122-foot lot has an oversized parking area for two cars and lane access.

Listing Broker: Century 21 Heritage Group (Daniel Bloch)