1 DELISLE SUMMARY
This new condo development is a new luxury residence whose impressive debut resulted in national headlines.
One Delisle is a mixed-use retail and condominium tower by SLATE in Toronto. This new project is located at 1 Delisle Avenue on the northwest corner of Yonge Street and St. Clair Avenue West in the Deer Park neighbourhood.
Designed by one of the world’s foremost architectural firms, this future condominium has already been called an “architectural icon” by the Globe & Mail.
This project has been hailed as a "powerful and beautiful addition to the skyline" and a "very striking piece of architecture" by none other than the city’s very own Design Review Panel.
1 DELISLE AMENITIES
One Delisle Condos will help invigorate the neighbourhood with 1,558 square metres of commercial space And, with a two-storey podium that will retain an existing 1929 art deco facade, likely to be occupied by exciting retail outlets and upmarket eateries This 48-storey-high condominium tower will contain a total of 263 living units that will consist of:
- 42 one-bedroom units
- 54 one-bedroom + den units
- 141 two-bedroom units
- 26 three-bedroom units
New Condo Project at 1 Delisle AVe, Toronto, ON M4T 1Z6
The building will host 1,372 square metres of indoor amenities that will include a pet wash on the ground floor and 532 square metres of outdoor amenities found on the second floor.
A four-level underground garage will contain vehicular parking space for 108 residents and 9 visitors, 24 of which will feature electric vehicle charging facilities. As well, the condo will provide 317 bicycle parking space for residents and 11 for retail.
Besides the ground level retail space, this development looks to offer several improvements that can be enjoyed by the community at large.
Set to be expanded by 50 percent, the adjoining Delisle Street Parkette will be redesigned by landscaping architectural firm Janet Rosenberg + Studio; as well, this development will create a new pedestrian passageway through the block and introduce a public art installation to the site.
And yet, for all the hype that has surrounded this project since it debuted in the summer of 2018, we should expect nothing less from the preeminent award-winning architectural firm responsible for this development, Studio Gang.
1 DELISLE GALLERY
1 DELISLE LOCATION
With the announcement of One Delisle Condos, the intersection of St. Clair and Yonge looks to reclaim much of the fame it was known for in the 70’s and 80’s. Previously a focal point for luxury retailers, Deer Park neighbourhood’s busiest crossroads remains an important transportation and commercial area for this affluent neighbourhood.
As it stands today, Yonge and St. Clair is a walkable neighbourhood with many local conveniences, a fact reflected by its that signifies daily errands at this location do not require a car.
Here, residents can find a number of retail shops and services that include a Loblaws grocery store, a pharmacy, a Home Hardware, and a local branch of the Toronto Public Library. As well as hosting a number of fine dining establishments, the intersection is also home to fitness facilities such as GoodLife Fitness Centre, Moksha Yoga studio, and The Badminton and Racquet Club of Toronto.
As one of the city’s most desirable neighbourhoods, Deer Park contains top educational facilities such as the Junior and Senior School campuses of the York School as well as the Deer Park Junior and Senior Public School. As well, local parks located in the vicinity include Lawton Parkette and David A Balfour Park, an expansive midtown park that is home to the Rosehill Reservoir and the training grounds for the Toronto Dingos, one of Toronto’s Aussie Rules Football teams.
As a transit-oriented development, this condo provide easy access to a number of nearby public transportation options. The next-door St. Clair TTC Station gives residents easy access to the Line 1 subway, allowing for commutes to Union Station in just 17 minutes. Conversely, locals can make easy crosstown trips using the St. Clair streetcar that reach St. Clair West Station in just 10 minutes. And, with the nearby Line 5 Eglinton LRT line set to begin operating in 2021, its easy to see why this neighbourhood has been awarded a tremendous .
And, with other real estate developments coming to this distinguished intersection, it looks as though St. Clair and Yonge is poised to reclaim its standing as one of the city’s premier intersections.