Davisville (also known as Davisville Village) is a Toronto neighbourhood rich with history, and one which appeals to those looking for a modern urban lifestyle as well. Located in the Uptown area of Toronto, Davisville is bordered by North Toronto, Lawrence Park and Leaside, as well as the Mount Pleasant Cemetery, which lies to the south of Davisville. Street borders include Yonge Street to the west, Bayview Avenue to the east, and Eglinton Avenue East, and Morton Street, to the north and south, respectively. Davisville is home to more than 20,000 people, with a median income around $90,000. The neighbourhood boasts many great attractions. Shopping, dining, entertainment and nightlife await, in a charming area which also keeps up with the times. Check out Davisville Village real estate for yourself to see the beautiful tree lined streets, perfect for any family.
Settled in the 1860′s by John Davis, an emigrant from England, Davisville is a neighbourhood with strong ties to history, as well as an eye to the future, seen in the varied architecture here. Davisville real estate has something for everybody. Many older homes date to the 1910′s-1930′s; these are mostly two- and three-storey English cottages and Edwardian-style homes, which lend to Davisville’s distinctive architectural style, and can be found west of Mount Pleasant Road. To the east, you’ll find smaller detached and semi-detached homes, and bungalows. You’ll also find some homes from the late 1800′s here, as well as newer custom-built homes. There are also condominiums on Merton Street and Balliol Road, and along Eglinton Avenue, and high-rise apartment buildings on Davisville Avenue. Davisville Village real estate prices range from $400,000 to $1 million and up.
Davisville is an attractive neighbourhood for families, couples and singles. With shopping galore, great restaurants, movie theatres, recreational facilities, and bars and nightclubs just minutes from home, you can enjoy a convenient and fun lifestyle. Davisville Village is home to many fine public and private schools, as well as the Metro Toronto School for the Deaf. With local bus and subway service, Davisville Village is all about easy access to anywhere you want to go in Toronto. Davisville is a vibrant, yet charming neighbourhood perfect for any lifestyle. Start your search now for Davisville homes for sale.