Originally built in 1957 as the Imperial Oil headquarters, this 21-storey building was then the city’s tallest building. Constructed with a limestone façade and steel frame, the Imperial Building stood as the largest all-welded steel frame structure in the world. The glamour of this iconic building was recaptured in a magnificent 2014 conversion retrofit that seamlessly blends its fascinating history with luxurious touches in this unique condominium.
Today, this Toronto condoserves as an example of mid-century international style modernism at one of the city’s most coveted addresses. The building is widely recognized for its dramatic, two-storey polished marble lobby housing York Wilson’s two mural masterpiece, “The Story of Oil.”
Most Notable Features
Amenities: This unique Toronto condo for sale boasts an impressive 40,000 square-foot indoor/outdoor amenities area housing a games room and full-sized fitness club, squash courts, yoga and aerobics studios and a spa- inspired swimming pool and hot tub. Topping off the amenities are the golf simulator room and the sound studios!
Views: Situated atop of the escarpment, this building offers breathtaking views of the city, the lake and beyond.
Imperial Plaza is just steps from Delica Kitchen, Aroma Espresso Bar or Presse Café for that morning brew. Not on the mood to cook? You’ll find 180 Café, Gourmet Secondi, or The Sprout Restaurant a short stroll away. If you’re looking for a cool spot to hang out with friends over a beer, try Bistro Five61 or Midtown Gastropub. If a home-cooked meal is your preference, groceries can be found at Bruno’s Fine Foods or The Kitchen Table. Want to catch the latest flick? Just head over to Cineplex Entertainment. For nearby green space, Glenn Gould Park, Poplar Plains Park or Robertson Davies Park are great places to get some fresh air, take your dog for a walk or relax with a good book. As for schools, Avenue Rd Arts School and Odyssey Heights School for Girls are right nearby.
Transit users can catch the St. Clair Avenue West streetcar just a short walk away. For drivers, the closest highway is the Don Valley Pkwy via Bayview Avenue.
Location of Imperial Plaza Condos at 111 St Clair Avenue W