Mid-Rise Rental Residential Project with Retail Proposed in Cliffside Village

2380 Kingston Road Limited, the owners of two adjacent properties on the retail strip in Scarborough’s Cliffside Village, have submitted a Site Plan Approval application to the City of Toronto. Currently used as surface parking lot, 2380 and 2383 Kingston Road would be redeveloped as a 6 storey mixed-use building with commercial on the ground floor and rental residential suites above.

Aerial view locating 2380 Kingston Road, Toronto, image retrieved from Google MapsAerial view locating 2380 Kingston Road, image retrieved from Google Maps

Located at the north side of Kingston Road between Sandown Avenue and Sharpe Street, the surroundings are comprised of predominately 1 and 2-storey mixed-use buildings, mostly with retail on the ground floor and rental residential units on the second floor. The 25 metre-tall proposal is designed by Richard Zeigler Architect and has a total gross floor area (GFA) of 2,759 .

Looking north to 2380 Kingston Road, Toronto, designed by Richard Zeigler ArchitectLooking north to 2380 Kingston Road, designed by Richard Zeigler Architect

This is comprised of 2,615  of residential GFA on the upper floors, and 144  of retail GFA on the ground floor, fronting the street. There are 39 rental suites proposed in the building, in a mix of 25 one-bedrooms, 13 two-bedrooms, and 1 three-bedroom unit. Nine of the suites are being proposed as off-site replacement of existing rental suites a block further east at 2448-2450 Kingston Road, which is currently subject to another application for Site Plan Approval.

Looking east to the rear of 2380 Kingston Road, Toronto, designed by Richard Zeigler ArchitectLooking east to the rear of 2380 Kingston Road, designed by Richard Zeigler Architect

Vehicular access to the proposed development would be provided from Sandown Lane along the north side, with parking 11 surface parking spaces provided above grade. The parking lot would also serve a second function as a buffer from the adjacent low-rise residential properties to the northwest. Beside the parking, a 78 of landscaped open amenity space is proposed.

Currently at 2380 and 2382 Kingston Road, Toronto, image retrieved from Google Street ViewCurrently at 2380 and 2382 Kingston Road, image retrieved from Google Street View

Additional information and images can be found in our Database file for the project, linked below. Want to get involved in the discussion? Check out the associated Forum thread or leave a comment in the space provided on this page.

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