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Toronto Ontario M5A 3C7 Canada

Listing # 134519

Rates From CAD 3500 Monthly
Academic Pending
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Last Updated: Monday, January 13, 2020

Unique. Charming TH in Corktown/Distillery District. Minutes to everywhere. Universities. Hospitals.Financial Core.

Welcome to an open bright spacious renovated Victorian townhouse that was built for workers in the Gooderham Worts Distillery. District - now an amazing neighbourhood space that keeps you entertained, informed and fed in many delicious, creative, ways! Fantastic walkabouts! Relaxing home.

Toronto offers world class experiences in the Academic, Medical, Financial Worlds as well as The Arts, Food, Culture, History, Recreation etc. Many events in the city are free.

My home is a loft like living space that is Open. Airy. Relaxing. Well furnished. In winter, it is an inviting nest in the city on a unique, quiet street minutes away from the hustle of city life.

I am interested in renting my home - short or long term.

And/or a swap for a 1 Bedroom sunny city flat. London. UK preferably in Blackheath, Greenwich, HIther Green or in the SE 12/13 neighbourhoods..... for 2-4 weeks. Or near water in Nice.

Long term is possible for a year from February 2020-June 2021

The house is situated in an unbeatable location, where you can walk everywhere or take public transit to Downtown, shopping theatres, markets, Eaton Centre, Skating Rinks and Winter activities on the Waterfront.
Local Cafes and Art Galleries are at your door step or 20-30 minutes walk for AGO, ROM ETC. Public Transit is about 3 minutes from your doorstep.

This is an ideal location for exploring Toronto and many charming neighbourhoods including Corktown - Queen West and East, College and Dundas West..as well as spaces outside of downtown.

if you like to bike, or walk, The Evergreen Brick Works is on the Don Trail, Ski in High Park or Earl Bales, or simply head to Niagara Falls to immerse yourself into a winter wonderland of frozen waterfalls and entertainment options.

The Distillery District is your neighbourhood. History and contemporary architecture meet around corners in this area.

The Master bedroom is a very large spacious area with a double wardrobe and dresser. There is a reading nook by a window. The attached den is suitable for an office with desk.

Living room has two fireplaces for cozy warmth and there's another in the well equipped kitchen. There is a washer and dryer available in the laundry room. There are two full bathrooms in this house.

Our neighbourhood is friendly, quiet and Universities of Ryerson and Toronto /Hospitals Colleges are minutes away from home.

Winter is actually full of fun, interesting light displays and exhibits are around the city. Warmth resides in people and things available for your own participation and pleasure.



Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1200 Sq. Feet
Suited for
4 people
Property Type


Available from Wednesday, January 15, 2020 until Monday, May 31, 2021
Minimum Stay
2 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Flexible with both start and end dates
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Toronto
Postal Code - State or Province M5A 3C7 ON
Country Canada
Neighborhood Keywords Distillery District. Corktown. King East. Design District.
Closest University Ryerson U. University of Toronto.
University nearby Ryersob. George Brown College. Hospitals. Financial District. U of T

Home Exchange:

We are only interested in a home swap with the following location(s)...

Preferred Exchange Destination(s) and timing:

Destination 1: London

United Kingdom

Neighborhood Keywords
SE. Greenwich. Blackheath. Theatre District. Belgravia Hither Green
Closest University
University nearby
Dates Wanted:
Wanted from Wednesday, January 1, 2020 until Friday, February 28, 2020
Wanted from Saturday, February 1, 2020 until Saturday, February 29, 2020
Wanted from Sunday, March 1, 2020 until Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Destination 2: Nice

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Rental Price:

CAD 3500 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Will also consider 1B apartment exchange in London SE UK - for 1- 2months from December 1
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Off Campus
  • Available for Short Term
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Security System or Doorman
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: Suits singles, Couple. Small family with 1child.


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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