492 Eglinton Avenue East Condos By Sierra Building Group In Midtown Toronto
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492 Eglinton Avenue East is a new condo and townhouse development by Sierra Building Group currently in preconstruction at 492 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto. The development has a total of 109 units and 11 stories. The Major Intersection are Bayview Ave and Eglinton Avenue East.
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A new mid-rise infill condominium project coming to Eglinton Avenue East in early 2017. The project will also contain retail space along Eglinton Avenue and urban townhomes along Cardiff Road.
492 Eglinton Avenue East Condos would include a main 11-storey building with 97 condominium units occupying levels 2 through 12, divided between 8 studio, 54 one-bedroom, 28 two-bedroom, and 7 three-bedroom units. An additional 12 residential units would be housed within a 4-storey stacked-townhouse component fronting onto Cardiff Rd.
492 Eglinton Avenue East Condos a combined 325 square-metres of amenity space is proposed for the development, split betwen 184 square-metres of indoor amenity space, and 141 square-metres of outdoor amenity space. The ground level would house a 105 square-metre outdoor amenity space to the rear of the stacked townhomes, offering outdoor seating, barbecue areas, and landscaping by The MBTW Group / Watchorn Architect, as well as two indoor amenity spaces. The development’s 11th floor will offer residents the view from a 42 square-metre indoor amenity space and a 36 square-metre outdoor terrace facing Eglinton Avenue.
492 Eglinton Avenue East Condos the main 11-storey building would have frontages on both Eglinton and Cardiff, with the structure built out to the property line along Eglinton, excluding recessed retail entrances. The south facade would bring a notable contribution to the streetwall along Eglinton Avenue East, with two distinct volumes adding some variety to the massing. The east wall of the mid-rise would be a windowless “party wall” up until the seventh floor, with the building then stepping back on the 8th through 11th floors. These step backs follow the angular plane requirements set out in the City of Toronto’s Mid-Rise Guidelines so as to not overwhelm the street.
The townhouse block will feature ground and 2nd floors set back 2.5 metres from the west property line and 8 metres from the Cardiff Rd curb edge. The space in between the property line and the curb edge would feature soft landscaping by MBTW Group including 2 street trees. The stacked towns will be set back approximately 0.5 metres from the north property line, while the north facade of the stacked townhouse block will be a windowless “party wall” facing the building to the north at 9 Cardiff. The building will be set back 10.8 metres from the eastern property line, with the space between to be used as private backyards for townhome residents and the common outdoor amenity space mentioned earlier.
An 82-space below grade parking garage is proposed, plus storage space for 114 bicycles, with 5 spaces at grade for retail use, 11 spaces at grade for visitors, and 98 spaces below grade for residents.
492 Eglinton Avenue East Condos has a Walk Score of 81 out of 100. Transit score of 82 out of 100.This location is in the Lawrence Park South neighborhood in Toronto. Nearby parks include Castlefield Parkette, Lytton Park and Oriole Park.