This skyscraper will soon grace one of Toronto’s most walkable, vibrant and glamorous neighbourhoods. Experience this new pre-construction development set to transform one of Yorkville’s most fashionable streets. A seamless mix of contemporary architecture and heritage restoration from Great Gulf and Phantom Developments. 8 Cumberland Condos is slated for occupancy in 2023.
Occupying the northwest corner of Cumberland Street and Yonge, just north of Bloor, this condominium will be located in a prime Yorkville destination. The project consists of a glittering 51-storey tower atop a three-storey podium. The podium will be made up of several restored heritage facades of century-old Victorian brick which will front Yonge and Cumberland Streets, a nod to the historic roots of Yonge Street.
This new building will include 414 units, in total, with the majority of those being one-bedroom layouts starting from 468 square feet, along with some two-bedroom styles starting from 717 square feet. 2 Bedroom plus den suites have also been incorporated into the blueprint with suites starting from 1068 square feet. Suites located on the 6th floor up until the 42nd floor will enjoy ceiling heights of 9′. Celling heights of 10′ will be found on floors 43 to 51.
Private balconies and spacious open-concept suites pair wonderfully with chef inspired kitchens.
Generous master suites are functionally designed to offer an intimate private retreat with opulent ensuite bahrooms that feature porcelain or ceramic wall tiles, custom designed cabinetry, integrated lighting and effortless freestanding tubs.
The restored heritage podium will contain mostly retail space, while two entire floors in the tower – floors four and five – will be dedicated to an array of indoor and outdoor amenities for condo residents.
This includes over 5,000 square feet of outdoor amenities, which will feature alfresco dining under the stars, a hot or cold plunge pool as well as an outdoor terrace with a BBQ Lounge. The fitness lounge is equipped with everything needed to maintain fitness regiments without stepping out the building. Not to mention, the pet park is an excellent space for furry friends to get in their own exercise. The gleaming tower – designed by Toronto firm ArchitectsAlliance – has a sleek and singular design, sure to make 8 this new condo one of Yorkville’s most enviable addresses.
Location & Neighbourhood
This midtown neighbourhood is arguably one of the city’s most desirable destinations. A glittering, sun-filled district, it’s home to upscale retail, corporate offices and some of Toronto’s finest eateries and cultural institutions. Sometimes referred to as “mink mile”, you’ll find luxury retailers lining the streets here, including Coach, Chanel, Gucci and Holt Renfrew.
High-end shops, salons and showrooms are tucked into tree-lined side streets, but despite the area’s reputation as an upscale hub, it has a friendly and welcoming vibe. With a perfect score on both its Walk and Transit score, it’s convenient too.
The site of condo is steps from Bloor-Yonge station, largely considered the epicentre of Toronto transit. Here you can connect to both lines 1 and 2 on the subway line, so getting around the city is a breeze. It has a perfect 100 on its Walk Score and a 96 on its Transit Score.