Wychwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Wychwood is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the feel of this area. Wychwood is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour, although that is not the case close to the railway line. Greenery is reasonably prominent in this part of the city; it is very easy to reach green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out. Moreover, residents will find that numerous tree-lined streets are around. Finally, this neighbourhood has a large number of areas to discover. There are many nearby entertainment venues, there are a very large number of people around most of the time, and with its a few bars, there are options for nighttime activities.
This part of the city does not require driving because several other means of transportation are accessible. This neighbourhood is an extremely convenient part of Toronto for pedestrians; all daily needs can be carried out by walking, and numerous businesses are reasonably close by. Active people will also appreciate the very bicycling-friendly nature of this neighbourhood. In particular, the cycling network is reasonably well-developed. House buyers can rely on public transit to navigate Wychwood. More specifically, there are a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. In contrast, cars are a rather limited transportation option in Wychwood since it is challenging to access a parking spot, and the majority of properties for sale are a very long drive from the closest highway.
In Wychwood, about one third of dwellings are small apartment buildings, but large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred pre-1960. This area offers mainly three bedroom and one bedroom homes. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
In Wychwood, parents and their kids will usually be able to access schools and daycares on foot. Families are served by public and private elementary schools. Concerning food, it is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most houses for sale in Wychwood. In addition, there are over 50 restaurants and about 10 coffee shops to experience in this area. It is also especially convenient to reach a number of clothing stores on foot, for instance on St Clair Avenue.