A generously sized and sensibly priced two bedroom, one bathroom, ground floor apartment with a high quality of internal finish and located a short distance away from the Rideau River and Bank Street. A plethora of roadside shopping malls, diners as well as public open spaces are a stone’s throw away. Suitable for discernible professionals who enjoy a healthy work-life balance amongst comfortable surroundings.
|LocationEvans Avenue runs off the west of Bank Street, and is on the south side of the Blue Heron Mall. The property is located on the south side of Evans Avenue, approximately opposite the southern entrance to the Blue Heron Mall and only a few hundred yards west of Bank Street. The surrounding neighbourhood, which is known as Heron Park, comprises a mix of medium density, low rise, residential and commercial development with a greater concentration of retail and leisure uses along Bank Street. Going south, approximately two miles, is the suburban neighbourhood of South Keys and going north, approximately one mile, is the historic community of Old Ottawa South.There is an abundance of shopping available locally at both Billings Bridge Shopping Centre, which is to the north along Bank Street and Heron Gate Mall, which lies to the east along Walkley Road. Major retailers in these developments include Loblaws, Zellers, Food Basics and Pharma Plus. A number of the larger format retailers can be found further south including Canadian Tire and Home Depot at (Bank/Heron) as well as Shoppers Drugmart, Value Village and the Beer Store (Bank/Walkley). Recreational space is available at Heron Park to the west and to the east is the Jim Durell recreation centre which has an indoor and outdoor training rink facility. As well there are a number of walking and biking trails along the Rideau River to the south.
The Heron Park neighbourhood is served by OC Transpo bus routes 97, 98 and 99. All three provide services to the Central Business District and the 97 provides regular services to MacDonald-Cartier Airport. Travel time to the Central Business District is approximately 30 minutes and to MacDonald-Cartier Airport, approximately 40 minutes.
The property is a two and a half storey (plus basement), detached building, constructed out of brick walls under a pitched roof. It comprises three apartment units and has paved on-site parking. The apartment is on the second floor and has high-class finishes including hardwood floors, custom kitchen, ceramic tiled kitchen and bathroom and white kitchen appliances. Heating is by way of a natural gas-fired furnace. A minimum of two parking spaces are included with the unit.
Below is a brief description of the accommodation and main features:-
|Rent:$1,265 per month plus hydro.|