Located on Carlton Street between Yonge and Church, The Lexington stands at 19-storeys with a broad concrete and glass façade. On the inside there are over 340 Church Street Corridor condos for sale and for rent, ranging in size from one-bedroom to two-bedrooms plus den. As an older building, The Lexington features larger suites with lots of living space, storage space, solariums, and eat-in-kitchens. Residents also enjoy a pleasing array of building amenities that will make you happy to stay home. Nestled in Toronto’s Church Street Corridor, a colourful city experience surrounds you from Church Street restaurants and clubs, Yonge-Dundas Square nightlife, the Eaton Centre, St. Michael’s Hospital, plus parks, school campuses, and Queen Street’s exciting music scene.
Most Notable Features
Steps to city life: One really nice perk about The Lexington is how close it is to Yonge-Dundas Square. Less than a ten-minute walk through a vibrant neighbourhood full of restaurants, bars, clubs and cafes. If you want a full downtown living experience, this is one place you have to consider.
Time proven value: Unlike some other downtown Toronto condos, The Lexington has the ‘test of time’ seal. Built in 1981, this condo building has been offering well-managed, quality homes for over 30 years. Residents can sleep easy knowing their home has time-proven value in the Toronto condo market.
Classic and quiet amenities: The Lexington boasts a pleasing list of amenities that will draw out your quieter side. Residents enjoy a ten thousand volume library, a comfy lounge with card tables, a billiards room, a walking and jogging track, and a rooftop terrace.
Living at 45 Carlton Street you are immersed in one of Toronto’s most lively neighbourhoods. Home to the annual LGBTQ Pride Parade, Church Street is a fun and friendly place, just a short walk or TTC hop from Yonge-Dundas Square, Massey Hall, Ed Mirvish Theatre, plus all the tech and fashion outlet shopping of the Eaton Centre. Not to mention the nightlife of Yonge Street and Queen Street’s many live music venues, cafés, bars and boutique shops. A few local gems to explore include Cha Lau Dim Sum on Yonge Street for classic dim sum in a low-key setting, Mick E Flynn’s on Carlton Street, and Café Califorina Restaurant on Church Street for a varied menu of Mediterranean lunch and dinner.
For local grocery stores you can find Daily Fresh Supermarket on Church Street near Shuter, as well as Metro 24-hours on Gould Street and Loblaws at Maple Leaf Gardens on Carlton Street.
For a breath of fresh air, The Lexington is just down the street from Allan Gardens, as well as within walking distance to Ryerson Community Park and Moss Park.
The Church Street Corridor has a 98 Walk Score, with nearby bicycle-friendly streets like College and Richmond. If you want to zip around the city, the Queen Street streetcar can connect you easily to east and west destinations, plus the Yonge-University subway line is within walking distance. For car-owners, the area is easily navigable with access to the Gardiner Expressway via Jarvis Street and the Don Valley Parkway via Davies Street off of Queen Street East.