If you've been looking for that perfect Plateau condo that hits the sweet spot of style, location, affordability and convenience. look no further.
This two-bedroom condo at 4433 av de l'Esplanade (apartment 3) hits all the high notes. It begins with a century-old brick building, part of a complex built around a courtyard and distinguished by its arched wooden windows and doors.
What can I say about the location? The corner of Esplanade and Mont-Royal Ave. is the heart of the Plateau, facing the public tennis courts in Jeanne-Mance Park, with the mountain just beyond. Step out the door and you are minutes from St. Laurent Blvd. and its shops, Mont-Royal's many bistros and boutiques, the ethnic delights of Park Ave. and the serene majesty of Mount Royal. Watch the seasons change from your doorstep. Walk downtown in minutes. Grab a Bixi. Grab one of several buses or walk to Mont-Royal metro.
Apartment #3, is one of two condos on its floor, an inviting open space, with bedrooms located at either end of the apartment. The master has a balcony overlooking the green and pleasant courtyard, The second bedroom, next to the living room, overlooks St. Urbain.
The central space is a open living and dining room with wood-burning fireplace and wall to floor window. The kitchen is a galley-style space with a practical pass-through and breakfast bar. The laundry facilities are tucked into a large closet/storage space in the hall, just opposite the bathroom.
The building is well run by a professional management company with an active board. Important work has been done to reinforce the century-old stone founation. The roof and major repointing were recently done. There are no further large-scale projects scheduled.
The units comes with a large basement storage unit. The building has a communal bike storage room, as well.
Asking price is $325,000. Monthly condo fees are $158.
Occupancy is flexible.