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Historic Home in Kensington Market with Backyard Oasis

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glorious high ceilings, classic modern furniture in a historic home

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Last updated: 10/02/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Toronto house description

Exciting downtown location in world famous Kensington Market. This historic home boasts high ceilings and an unexpected walled garden with working water fountain. The back garden provides a wonderful oasis from the bustling streets of the Market. The house retains its original detailing and proportions juxtaposed with (award-winning) architect-designed contemporary washroom and modern furnishings throughout.

Skylights on the second level fill the inner spaces of the house with natural light. This house is charming to live in and is in the centre of the cultural core of the city.

• 1 car parking
• Washer and Dryer
• Dishwasher
• Gas range & microwave
* Full kitchen equipment
• Trompe l’oeil wall murals in the dining room
• 10-foot ceilings at ground level
• Historic trim and charm
• Working wood-burning fireplace
• Covered front porch
• Television & cable
• Free WiFi
• Hardwood floors
• Beautiful award-winning architectural bathroom
• Full basement
• Private walled back garden with decks and working water fountain
• Views of city skyline and CN tower
• Skylights throughout second floor
• Elegant original staircase
• Central downtown location
• Charcoal BBQ

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 child bed

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3/study: 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: full hanging closets, ceiling fan, 2 dressers, operable windows, wood floors, very spacious room Bedroom 2: hanging closet, dresser, operable window with views to the garden and city skyline. Bedroom 3: single bed, desk, printer, television/DVD player...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

            Hair dryer ...moreless

          • Architect-designed custom modern washroom. Operable windows & skylights wash room with abundant natural light. Oak veneer panels line the walls & cabinets. Natural stone tiles across the floor. Soaker tub & shower. ...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Books For Kids
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Games
          • Games For Kids
          • Music Library
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • Toys

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Family
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Coin Laundry
          • Festivals
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

              • Downtown

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Ice Skating
              • Roller Blading
              • Swimming

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                separate dining room, Ron Thom-designed marble table with period chairs...moreless

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Dialup Access
              • Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking On Street
              • Sofa Bed
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Spacious eat-in kitchen, opens to back garden. Bright and sunny....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck
               

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              3 night min stay
              C$450
              C$2,600 C$7,000
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • cleaning fee C$100
              • Taxes Not included

              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 10/02/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              17 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Pearson International Airport
              2 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Toronto Island Ferry
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Union Station
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Gardiner Expressway
              3 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Sunnyside Beach

              Car: Not Necessary

              Located within the exciting, world-famous & historic Kensington Market where the foods of the world are available. 3 blocks to Chinatown, 5 minute walk to Art Gallery of Ontario, 2 blocks to University of Toronto campus. Within 2 blocks to 4 major transit lines. Little Italy 3 blocks away, Little Portugal 3 blocks away. 10 mins walk to Queen Street West shopping and fashion district.

               

              Owner info


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, danish

               

              Photos

              • glorious high ceilings, classic modern furniture in a historic home

                glorious high ceilings, classic modern furniture in a historic home

              • everything a chef requires

                everything a chef requires

              • walled garden peaceful retreat from the bustling market

                walled garden peaceful retreat from the bustling market

              • goldfish can be seen swimming the length of the garden

                goldfish can be seen swimming the length of the garden

              • wonderful breakfast lunch or dinner in the shade of the trees

                wonderful breakfast lunch or dinner in the shade of the trees

              • living room with working wood fire place, Turkish carpets and modern furniture

                living room with working wood fire place, Turkish carpets and modern furniture

              • the bathroom features stone floors, oak panels, and custom lighting

                the bathroom features stone floors, oak panels, and custom lighting

              • central study/library with TV and desk space

                central study/library with TV and desk space

              • street view

                street view

              • full light filled kitchen at the garden

                full light filled kitchen at the garden

              • views deep into the garden space

                views deep into the garden space

              • sun deck hovers over reflecting pool and fountain

                sun deck hovers over reflecting pool and fountain

              • playful spouts turn on and off

                playful spouts turn on and off

              • dining room connects to the living room, marble table seats 8

                dining room connects to the living room, marble table seats 8

              • spacious modern full bathroom, architect treasure

                spacious modern full bathroom, architect treasure

              • cosy guest bedroom with views to the garden and city skyline beyond

                cosy guest bedroom with views to the garden and city skyline beyond

              • spacious master bedroom looking onto tree canopies

                spacious master bedroom looking onto tree canopies

              • main entrance situated beyond intimate front yard

                main entrance situated beyond intimate front yard

              C$450 per night (CAD)
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              3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 5

              View calendar: Updated 10/02/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              Member since: 2012
              Speaks: english, danish
              • Response time: Within a few days
              • Response rate: 80%
              • Calendar last updated: 10/02/2014
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              +1 6138638350

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