489 Wellington Street West residential mixed-use development proposal will consist of a 16 storey building with 136 dwelling units and 541 metres of retail use space. This site is situated just north of Front Street West and right by the Victoria Memorial Park. Located in the Fashion District neighbourhood of Toronto which is occupied by a mix of professionals, students, musicians, artists and designers.
This area is also known as “the garment district” since many former garment warehouses today are now housing clothing outlets or have been “refurbished into artists’ studios and galleries, publishers, software and tech design offices and condos and lofts”.
Located also close to accessible public transportation with a good selection of shops and restaurants to choose from. The 489 Wellington Condos is also located close to the Rogers Centre, the CN Tower, the Metro Convention Centre, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, the Air Canada Centre, the TIFF Bell Lightbox, the Royal Alexandra Theatre, Roy Thompson Hall, Princess of Wales Theatre, the Fort York National Historic Site and the Gardiner Expressway.
Has a transit score of 100/100: world class public transportation
Has a walkscore of 96/100: walkable EVERYWHERE
Located in the Waterfront Communities-The Island neighbourhood in Downtown Toronto
Located in Toronto’s Entertainment District
Steps from The Skydome, The Royal Alexander Theatre, Roy Thompson Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario and The Bell Lightbox
11 minute walk to the King St West at Brant St West Side Stop
Close to shops, restaurants and schoolsNearby parks include Carr Street Parkette, Victoria Square Park and Clarence Square