GUELPH, ONTARIO, MAY 29, 2010 – Condominium townhomes in a great location at great prices – that’s what you will find at Torrance Creek Village. Great Gulf Homes recently introduced this community in south Guelph, and the response has been overwhelming to the excellent design and value these townhomes offer. Plus, you can buy with confidence from multi-award-winning Great Gulf, which is known for its great designs, superb finishes and excellent customer service.
Torrance Creek Village offers a gorgeous setting with the Torrance Creek watershed as the picturesque backdrop for these townhomes, and a neighbourhood parkette that will provide a gathering spot for residents. The principally brick townhomes will be situated along architecturally controlled streetscapes. Charming exteriors will be highlighted by varying combinations of architectural highlights such as stone accents, soldier coursing, precast, peaked gables and accent windows, all as per plan.
Interiors are family friendly to meet the needs of today’s savvy purchasers, with open-concept layouts making the most of every square foot. In keeping with its reputation for using topnotch materials from the industry’s finest suppliers, Great Gulf includes quality features and finishes such as five appliances, 12” x 12” imported ceramics, and natural finish oak railing and pickets.
Loaded with value for young families and university students alike, the 1,480 sq. ft., three-bedroom Kortright townhome features charming architectural details and a welcoming front porch. The front foyer is enhanced by an area open to above, which creates an inviting first impression. The kitchen and breakfast room are adjacent to the great room, where you may choose to add a gas fireplace, and where large windows and a sliding patio door bathe the rooms in natural light. Upstairs, the spacious master bedroom features a luxurious ensuite and a roomy walk-in closet. The two other bedrooms are well proportioned and share the main bath.
Another of the popular designs here is the 1,600 sq. ft., three-bedroom Willowdale, which provides superb living. The foyer offers an immediate view into the casual living area of the home. The gourmet eat-in kitchen includes a breakfast bar island and plenty of room for a separate table. The open-concept great room features generous windows, an optional gas fireplace, and patio door access to the backyard. A powder room is also located on this floor. Upstairs, the master bedroom retreat offers a substantial walk-in closet and a sumptuous ensuite complete with its own window and this floor’s second linen closet. The main bath is handy to the two other bedrooms, and the laundry room is conveniently located on this floor.
In addition to attracting locals, the community is drawing purchasers from other areas who have heard about the growing appeal of Guelph. In fact, this progressive city is ranked among the top 10 places to live in Canada, and in 2009 was named one of the country’s smartest communities, its safest city, and Canada’s volunteer capital.
Within this vibrant municipality, Torrance Creek is situated on Victoria Road South, just north of Arkell Road, across from Victoria Park East Golf Club – just minutes from the University of Guelph. Within easy reach are shopping at Stone Road Mall and Hartsland Market Square, as well as many excellent schools, public libraries, the Guelph Farmers’ Market and Guelph General Hospital.
Active purchasers appreciate Torrance Creek’s proximity to Springfield Gold & Country Club, Victoria Park East and West Golf Clubs, and numerous fitness and leisure amenities including the much-anticipated South End Recreation Centre. When completed, this community resource will feature a myriad of indoor and outdoor activities. Guelph is known for its architectural heritage, rich cultural life and well-attended music festivals. In addition, Highway 401 and the Hanlon Expressway are easily accessible for connecting with Toronto, Kitchener/Waterloo and London.
At Torrance Creek Village, the three- and four-bedroom townhomes range in size from 1,370 to 2,085 sq. ft. and are priced from the $240’s. On average, estimated condominium fees are a low $130 per month.
Now celebrating 35 years of homeowner satisfaction, more than 40,000 families call a Great Gulf neighbourhood home.
GREAT GULF HOMES
TORRANCE CREEK VILLAGE
The Torrance Creek Village Sales Office is located on the east side of Victoria Rd. S., north of Arkell Road in Guelph. From Toronto, take the 401 west to exit 299 Brock Road toward Aberfoyle/Guelph. Brock becomes Gordon Street. Turn right onto Arkell, then left on Victoria Road South. The Sales Office is open from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday to Wednesday; from 12 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; closed Thursday and Friday.
Reprint from New Homes SWO May 29th, 2010 issue.