Avenue/Edmund - SOLD
JANET LINDSAY, #1 SINCE 2003 PROUDLY PRESENTS: Urban Retreat-Skyline Splendor is in a truly private enclave. South of Yonge and St. Clair, The Benvenuto is found on a tree-lined residential street, just off Avenue Road. This quiet cul-de-sac is situated on a private domain of complete refinement. Prestigious living awaits and welcomes the sophisticated behind the stone gates, with circular drive around the central fountain and a distinctive porte cochere entrance. Full valet parking ensures ultra-ease and personal assistance.
Gracing a hilltop overlooking the city, The Benvenuto is one of the finest examples of the work of renowned architect Peter Dickinson in the popular genre known as modern architecture. Originally the residence of William Mackenzie, this historic estate, known as â€œThe Benvenutoâ€, has become a Toronto landmark first as a 7-storey apartment-hotel, that was home to many well-known locals and visiting celebrities and now to sophisticates and professionals alike who value its stellar location, attentive personal service and commanding position. Designated as an Ontario Heritage Building, today this classic building extends its longstanding tradition of grace and hospitality and continues to offer the finest location for luxury living in the city.
With unparalleled views south, west and east, overlooking a treed canopy, De la Salle College and its Playing Fields or elegant courtyard, it offers a magical and sweeping daytime panorama to the lake and a striking city nightscape. It is the ultimate in luxury living, service and discretion. Low-key and luxurious, it is a destination that says â€œYou Have Arrivedâ€.