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Hamilton Ontario L8P 2E5 Canada

Listing # 140466

Rates From CAD 2900 Monthly
Academic Pending
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Last Updated: Thursday, May 28, 2020

Spacious Victorian home in Hamilton's Locke St. Area

Furnished 3-bedroom, 3-bath Victorian house in the center of Hamilton's vibrant West End. Prefer school-year year rental but flexible. Quiet and private, yet close to shops, schools, restaurants, gym, trails, and parks. Open-floor plan on main floor and 2 bedrooms on the middle floor. Bright 3rd floor has a large bedroom with study (sloping ceilings), full bath, and separate office with wall-to-wall desk, bookshelves, and external stairs. Bathrooms on all floors: tub/shower in 2nd floor bathroom, rainfall walk-in shower on top floor, half-bathroom on main floor. Central A/C, some radiant heat, wood flooring throughout.

Enclosed backyard with deck (seating, table, and BBQ) and small garden. Bicycles and scooters available for use. Private parking spot directly behind the house for 2 cars. Basement storage available, and we will store all our personal effects (except for furniture) to make ample space for tenants.

15 minute bike ride to McMaster University & McMaster Health Sciences/Children's hospital (on walking/bike trail), 5 min bike ride to St. Joseph's Hospital. 10 min walk to James St. (shops/restaurants) and GO Station. House is a 50 minute direct bus ride or car drive to downtown Toronto; GO Train to Toronto from Hamilton takes a little over an hour. A block from Ryerson middle school and St.Joseph's Elementary (catholic), 2 blocks to Earl Kitchener Elementary (public).

Our home is in the heart of Kirkendall neighbourhood, in Hamilton's historic west end. This is a family-friendly neighborhood with a commercial area (Locke Street) with a diverse array of restaurants, stores, and services. The Bruce Trail and Niagara Escarpment are close by, with great biking and hiking trails. 10-min drive to the Royal Botanical Gardens, an hour from Niagara-on-the-Lake, the Niagara wineries, and Niagara Falls.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1700 Sq. Feet
Suited for
5 people
Property Type


Available from Saturday, August 15, 2020 until Saturday, July 31, 2021
Available from Tuesday, September 1, 2020 until Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Available from Saturday, August 1, 2020 until Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Minimum Stay
10 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Could start rental earlier in August. Flexible on the end date, but minimum commitment of 10 months.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Hamilton
Postal Code - State or Province L8P 2E5 ON
Country Canada
Neighborhood Keywords Kirkendall, Locke Street Area
Closest University McMaster University
University nearby McMaster University; University of Toronto; OCAD; Ryerson; York U; Brock University; University of Guelph; University of Toronto; Mohawk College;

Rental Price:

CAD 2900 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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Member Since Jun 26 2016
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Professor at the University of Guelph, planning to relocate to the West Coast of Canada for research sabbatical 2020-21 with partner (also a professor, also on sabbatical), our 8 year old son, and 12 year old dog.

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