The Poet Condos is a pre-construction condo development that is expected to be completed by 2021. The condominiums are being developed by Fieldgate Urban and are located at 1285 Queen Street East, Toronto. These stunning low-rise condominiums will feature six stories and a stunning building with multiple amenities. The condos provide a unique and authentic living style at Queen Street East.
There are numerous transportation options in the vibrant community of Leslieville. The Poet Condos provide great boutique homes located just east of Leslie Street, which feature retail space as well. The condos will also feature townhomes in the building, providing a significant modern yet rare development. Explore these stunning condominiums in the Leslieville neighborhood.
Features and Amenities
The condominiums will have a total of 72 residential units across six stories. The size of the units will range from 420 to 1340 square feet. The condos are expected to have 18 units with one-bedrooms, 30 units with one-bedroom plus den, 12 units with two bedrooms and five units with three bedrooms. Aside from this, there will be four suites of different sizes and plans along with three-bedroom suites to complete the townhomes and penthouses on the property.
There will be 24*7 concierge services available in the lobby. With a rich list of amenities, The Poet Condos offer an enjoyable and exclusive lifestyle. The condominiums will have a bicycle rack and repair, yoga area, fitness center, rooftop terrace fire pit, and pet wash. The site will also have entertainment options such as party room, media room with a wet bar, Alfresco Dining and Lounge, and a landscaped rooftop with BBQ. The lounge will overlook the skyline of Toronto and the famous, Maple Leaf Forever Park. These amenities will be spread across an area of 3000 square feet. The building will also have underground parking, which will cater to 41 vehicles and 65 bicycles.
The building will provide stunning views of the surroundings with the top two levels stepped back. This will provide the upper units with spacious terraces. TACT Architecture is handling the designing of these boutique condominiums. The site will also feature retail space spread across 8200 square feet, which will be split into two spaces.
Location and Neighborhood
The east-end pocket has seen rapid growth when it comes to high-rise towers, townhomes, and boutique buildings. Even though the neighborhood is peaceful and away from the noises of the city, it provides the same high-quality of living standards. The location can prove to be beneficial for professionals, families, bachelors, and basically, all types of residents.
The neighborhood has a walk score of 93 out of 100. All the necessary daily tasks can be catered to by the nearby retail shops and services. The neighborhood has a number of restaurants, bars, and brunch spots especially. These include Broadview Hotel and The Opera House, which are the major attraction of this neighborhood.
The building is also located at a walking distance from Lake Ontario as well as Woodbine Beach. This peaceful neighborhood of The Poet Condos is just 20 minutes away from Downtown Toronto. This “strategic growth area” of the city comes under one of the best locations which are perfect for almost every type of resident.
The Poet Condos have an abundance of drinking, dining, shopping, schools, entertainment, and greenspaces options in the neighborhood. The location has a perfect bike score of 100 out of 100. There is a well-developed cycling infrastructure all around.
Accessibility and Highlights
The Poet Condos are located in a region that has a transit score of 86 out of 100. There is 24-hour streetcar service available along Queen Street. The service can take the residents as far as Etobicoke. The building has a direct connection to the Like 2 of TTC via the buses that are available right outside. The closest subway stations to 1285 Queen Street East are the ones at Greenwood and Donlands. Both are located about 2.5 kilometers from the site and are easily reachable via the bus.
Residents also have direct access to the QEW, Highway 427, Highway 401 and the Don Valley Parkway. Reaching anyplace from the site will never be an issue for any resident at The Poet Condos.
About the Developer
Fieldgate Urban is an established division of the development firm, Fieldgate Homes. The developers have been catering to a growing need for urban housing across Canada. They have built some boutique condos in charming neighborhoods. Some of their developments are Park Vista, Richkabds, Whitby Meadows, etc.