12 Wilfrid Avenue
12 Wilfrid Avenue is tucked away in a quiet pocket of Davisville Village. This 3-storey solid brick detached home is perfectly situated with wonderful views across from the fabulous green promenade known as Glebe Manor Square located on Belsize and also steps to Davisville Park (also known as June Rowland’s Park.
An interlock walkway leads to the traditional character filled family home. The front foyer is a welcoming entry to the formal principal rooms. The living room has an incredibly bright eastern exposure and light streams through the leaded glass windows. The focal point of the room is an updated gas fireplace feature wall and the light hardwood floors extend throughout the main floor.
The dining room has been opened to the modern kitchen. Two built-in closets have been added for additional storage. The kitchen has a massive center island with breakfast bar seating. The island also offers a large workspace for those who love to cook. This space has also been updated with pot lights and contemporary pendant lights. Off the kitchen is an open concept breakfast room. The wall-to-wall built-in cabinets are perfect for additional pantry space. This bright room has a walk-out to the garden and crystal blue swimming pool. The rear of the house also has wonderful westerly views of the pool and maturely treed garden.
Upstairs, five bedrooms are spread over two floors. The primary bedroom is on the second floor. This king-sized bedroom has a wall-to-wall closet and ample floor space for additional dressers. Off this bedroom is a sun-filled tandem office with a spectacular view of the back garden and pool.
There are two additional bedrooms on this floor. The larger of the two bedrooms is currently being used as an above grade family room. The fireplace and window box seating make this the perfect hang out spot. With the removal of the custom built-in desk, the third bedroom would make an ideal nursery.
The second-floor bathroom has been beautifully renovated. This huge 4-piece bathroom offers a large vanity with marble countertop and convenient storage drawers. There is a separate bathtub and massive curbless shower. The unique floor and wall tiles create a spa inspired retreat.
The third floor is comprised of two spacious bedrooms and a 3-piece bathroom. The dormer windows provide a classic architectural element to each room. Both bedrooms are equally sized and have generous walk-in closets. The shared 3-piece bathroom has neutral finishes throughout.
The lower level of this home terrific space. Currently, there is a sixth bedroom with a built-in bed, desk and drawer system. Removing these custom fixtures would allow for a bonus recreation room, this room has also been updated with laminate flooring and a large window. From here, there is a 3-piece bathroom across the hallway with a separate shower stall. Finishing out the lower level is a walk-up to the backyard and pool off the laundry room, built-in storage around the staircase and a utility room which also provides ample storage.
The backyard is a summertime oasis. Everyone will enjoy the use of the heated inground swimming pool. The vinyl pool liner and mechanical equipment have both recently been updated. A large flagstone style deck surrounds the pool for easy entertaining. Raised garden beds add a lush natural element to the backyard. This home also boasts a rare private driveway. Three tandem parking spaces set this home apart from other properties in the area.
12 Wilfrid Avenue is nestled in a fabulous midtown location. With a 92 Walk Score, it is within walking distance to the best Yonge Street amenities and just minutes to the beltline, June Rowland’s Park (Playground, Tennis courts etc) and multiple subway stations. Excellent schools including the soon to be complete Davisville Junior Public School, Hodgson Middle School, North Collegiate & Northern Secondary, all a short walk or drive away. This sought after location and perfect property are a winning combination, enjoy your tour!