House of the Week: $2.3 million for a semi-detached live-work space in the heart of Cabbagetown

Here’s Toronto Life’s House of the Week, a grand home on Carlton Street with two huge terraces. The stencils on the stairs aren’t great, but the rest of the renovation looks pretty good.

ADDRESS: 183 Carlton Street

NEIGHBOURHOOD: Cabbagetown – South St. Jamestown

PRICE: $2,299,000

THE PLACE: A completely restored Victorian live-work space in the heart of Cabbagetown.

BRAGGING RIGHTS: Cabbagetown is known for some of the most impressive Victorians in the city and this home is one of them. Plus, two large terraces add close to 1000 square-feet of living space in the summer months.

BIG SELLING POINT: The entire main floor has been set up as a retail space—complete with a boardroom, kitchen, three offices, back deck and separate entrance.

POSSIBLE DEAL BREAKER: Like many homes in the inner city, this property does not have a garage. On the bright side, it does have a parking pad that will fit up to three cars so you won’t be subjected to scouring the streets for parking.

BY THE NUMBERS:
• $2,299,000
• $5,175.25 in property taxes
• 3200 square feet
• 3 bedrooms
• 3 bathrooms
• 3 storeys
• 3 car parking pad
• 3 fireplaces
• 2 rooftop decks
• 2 kitchens
• 1 main floor retail space with separate entrance

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