18 Stafford Street, Toronto
Condos in WELLINGTON SQUARE
Wellington Square – 18 Stafford Street
Registration date: 2004-03-30
An 11-storey brick charmer at 18 Stafford Street in King West. Not far from the main hub of bustling King West, Wellington Square on 18 Stafford Street offers condo units nestled within the calm of a choice residential neighbourhood with shops, galleries, restaurants and clubs that speak of a quality urban lifestyle. Residents are indeed among the beautiful people of the Toronto metropolis. No wonder they keep flocking into the region.
The mid-rise complex of Wellington Square is just around the corner from a tree-lined park. What can be more suburban and simultaneously urban. The massive city skyline is all around 18 Stafford Street, as seen from enormous picture windows and individual balconies. The vibe here is unique and enticing for anyone from a young professional, couple, or family to a new retiree. Each finds their own kind of bliss is this bastion of quiet within minutes of the action.
Large corner balconies add visual interest to the traditional brick, a clear nod to former regional industrial structures. The brick, glass and concrete materials, however, find new expression at the hands of builder Plazacorp. They have turned the structural elements into an appealing residential community at 18 Stafford Street with numerous amenities inside and out. Adapting to the neighbourhood is the hallmark of the best recent developments.
Wellington Square Amenities
A great living opportunity awaits within the 172 units of Wellington Square in a quiet King West enclave. There is no wasted space in the condos here in one and two-bedroom units from 560 to 918 square feet. The preferred open concept plan is uniformly applied as seen in large closets and unencumbered living areas. Lots of windows admit coveted natural light while the high ceilings further enhance the airiness of each suite. Kitchens are well-designed and feature high-grade appliances and countertops. Residents love the wide breakfast bars and modern details. Deep balconies afford a bit of outdoor living when you are not on the common rooftop deck. Mention should be made of the series of wraparound corner balconies, large enough for alfresco dining. All double as an outdoor lounge.
Building amenities are praiseworthy and include a meeting/function room, party area, gym and exercise facility, and visitor parking. Given the proximity of the many parks, it is not surprising to know that pets are allowed. This is a big requirement for most urban dwellers and Wellington Square will surely be the destination of nature lovers. Time to spare at home? Have fun with neighbours playing billboards or socializing outside in the barbecue area.
Wellington Square Neighbourhood
Reap the benefits of Liberty Village and King West by living at 18 Stafford Street. Plus, all the four-legged friends of local residents adore proximity to Stanley Park with its off-leash policy. The building is clearly located in a great neighborhood with easy access to the downtown core. On your way to the King streetcar, you will see what is afoot on busy King Street West. Some of the best restaurants, bars, clubs, galleries, shops, and theatres are within footsteps. There is no area more trendy and updated.
Among the services and stops near Wellington Square are Shoppers Drug Mart, King’s Nail and Spa, and Shaw Boutique and Doggie Day Care. Tim Hortons, Edulis, and Foggy Dew Irish Pub. There are many more bars and eateries like Pennies, Thai One On and Simit, Tokyo Smoke Bellwoods and Chai. It is a rich and varied area with recreation and entertainment all around.
It is a true walker’s paradise with a top score, not to mention the bicycle-friendly streets of Adelaide and Wellington in the neighbourhood of 18 Stafford Street. Along with great mass transit, you couldn’t select a more convenient location. It is quick and easy to get from Wellington Square to all the cultural and athletic venues in the Entertainment District, but you certainly have ample choices right near your home. However, the Gardiner Expressway is so close that it will motivate you to buy a car. Having a parking garage in the building is another reason to indulge in an automobile.
Wellington Square Developers
Plazacorp can be credited with boosting the rapid pace of development in the heart of downtown Toronto with a variety of unique projects. Older neighbourhoods and historic references are being incorporated in new architectural designs such as Wellington Square, York Harbour Club Condos, Emerald Park Condos and Edge on Triangle Park (a joint venture with Urbancorp.