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Summerhill's turn-of-the-century houses, winding tree-lined streets, and abundance of parkland have made it one of Toronto's most preferred neighbourhoods. It is conveniently located along the Yonge Street corridor, providing Summerhill residents with easy access to Toronto's downtown business and entertainment districts.
Summerhill's original housing stock consists of semi-detached and detached Victorian houses, and detached Edwardian style houses, built between 1880 and 1915. Many of these houses do not include driveways, however permit street parking is available from the city for a nominal annual fee.
Summerhill also contains a large number of modern townhouses, and a handful of low-rise luxury condominium apartment buildings, built mostly in the 1980's and 1990’s.
The residents of Summerhill are within walking distance of the many fine shops and restaurants centred around Yonge Street and Summerhill Avenue. The Bloor-Yorkville and Yonge and St. Clair shopping districts are also easily accessed from e Summerhill neighbourhood.
The Rosehill Reservoir park is located east of Yonge Street, with access from Summerhill Gardens. The lower portion of this park features a foot path that is used by walkers, joggers, and cyclists. The north-east corner of this path leads to the David A. Balfour Park, a nature trail that winds through the Vale of Avoca Ravine. The upper portion of the Rosehill Reservoir Park includes a children's playground, a wading pool, a waterfall, and reflecting pools. Lionel Conacher Park, situated off Birch Avenue, is a memorial to Lionel Conacher who was Canada's athlete of the first half of the twentieth century. Conacher, who grew up in the Summerhill neighbourhood, played on two Toronto Maple Leaf Stanley Cup teams. He also competed at the highest level in a dozen other sports and served in the Ontario Legislature, as well as the House of Commons.
Summerhill has access to several private and public schools such as York School and De La Salle.
The Summerhill subway station on the Yonge-University-Spadina subway line is within walking distance of every home in this neighbourhood.
Located along the Yonge Street corridor, Summerhill provides motorists with easy access to the downtown core and to major highways.
Summerhill Condominiums and Homes
Summerhill offers many options for living and investment opportunities.