Building

  • 8 storey (south side) and 10 storey (north side) modernist brick and glass building containing approximately 165 suites, designed by Toronto- based architectsArchitects and Halifax-based Michael Napier Architects
  • Two storey high residential lobby on Wellington Street, with executive concierge service++; opening to a shared lounge with a double-storey view onto Gorsebrook Park 
  • Two residential elevators
  • Underground parking containing approximately 140 parking spaces
  • High security features including Enterphones in the lobby and parking vestibules; a fob-based access system at all condominium entry points and to the amenity areas; and strategically located security cameras

Amenities

  • Double height party room containing a kitchen, dining area and lounge seating, with wireless internet access and a large screen TV, opening to the outdoor terrace and Gorsebrook Park beyond
  • Fully equipped exercise room with free weights, weight machines and state-of-the-art cardio equipment
  • Outdoor common area with communal seating surrounding two fire pits
  • Heated outdoor pool with loungers, overlooking Gorsebrook Park
  • Entire outdoor amenity to be visually open but secured from Gorsebrook Park

Suites and Townhouses

General

  • High-design suites with 9’ high exposed concrete ceilings***
  • Solid core suite entry doors with security viewers
  • Open concept designs with rolling “barn doors”*
  • Single plank engineered hardwood floors** in all areas other than washrooms
  • Oversized windows extending from the floor+ to approximately 300 mm (1’) below the ceiling, with sliding doors onto balconies*
  • Brushed aluminum contemporary hardware
  • Interior wood stairs# in townhouses and penthouses with rooftop access
  • Forced air heating and cooling based on in-suite heat-pumps, allowing for seasonal and shoulder season heating and air conditioning

Kitchens

  • European-style flat panel kitchens with open shelves, valence lighting and stone countertops**
  • Single stainless steel sinks, with retractable single-lever chrome faucets
  • Ceramic backsplash**
  • Four stainless steel appliances consisting of a frost free refrigerator, self-cleaning oven, dishwasher and microwave
  • In-suite stacked washer and dryer

Bathrooms

  • European-style flat panel bathroom vanities with stone countertops** and contemporary faucets
  • Matching medicine cabinet
  • White, contemporary designed dual-flush toilets
  • Tubs or showers*, with full height tile tub / shower surrounds**
  • Glass shower doors for separate showers*
  • Porcelain tile flooring**
  • Temperature controlled valves in all showers

Electrical

  • Service panel with breakers at suite entry
  • Pre-wired telephone and cable outlets in living areas and bedrooms to be connected by owner
  • Switched controlled receptacles in living areas and bedrooms, wall sconce fixture(s) or pot lights in foyer, track lighting in kitchen and rough-in for overhead fixture in dining room
  • Smoke, CO2 and heat detectors as per code

Green

  • Gorsebook Park is being developed on an urban site, close to public transit, using existing municipal infrastructure – “smart” urban development is probably the single most important step we can take in ensuring that we build sustainable communities for the future
  • All suites will have dual flush toilets and water efficient faucets and showerheads; sustainable hardwood flooring; and zero VOC-emitting paints and low-emitting paints, coatings, adhesives, sealants and flooring
  • Overall energy usage will be reduced by using energy efficient windows and lighting, Energy Star appliances, and energy recovery ventilators (ERVs) that recover heat typically exhausted from suites
  • An advanced recycling system will be installed in the building, allowing residents to separate recyclable materials at source

*As per plan **From builder’s samples ***Ceiling heights may be subject to bulkheads, exposed spiral ducts, dropped ceilings and / or structural beams. Ceilings can be plastered or painted as an upgrade. +Windows on odd floors at the perimeter of the building (typically the bedroom windows) start at 400 mm (approximately 1’4”) above the floor.  ++Refer to the condominium budget for particulars on the hours of operation of the concierge service#Choice of stain for wood stairs may not match wood flooring.