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By Nancy Byrtus, Mark Fram, Michael McClelland

East/West is a guided journey of previous tales and clean views at the structure and making plans of housing and concrete improvement in primary Toronto – together with either good fortune tales and perennial difficulties. especially ready maps, over a hundred and twenty pictures, and ratings of essays hide greater than 100 websites, neighbourhoods and present matters. The editors are practicing pros in structure, making plans, and historical renovation in Canada.

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Canadian Cataloguing-in-Publication Data Main entry under title: East/West: a guide to living in downtown Toronto ISBN: 1 55245 065 1 This epub edition published in 2010. Electronic ISBN 978 1 77056 043 7. 1. )–Description and travel. 2. Buildings–Ontario–Toronto. 3. Architecture–Ontario–Toronto. 4. Neighborhood–Ontario–Toronto. I. Byrtus, Nancy, 1967- . II. Fram, Mark. III. McClelland, Michael, 1951- . com Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada A voluntary, non-profit, charitable association Box 2302, Station D, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5W5 Funding for this publication has been provided by Parks Canada, the Toronto Community Foundation, and the Toronto Society of Architects.

EJR Today, Three Streets houses individuals and families at both market and subsidized rents. Through an agreement with the AIDS Committee of Toronto, one subsidized unit is reserved for a member who is HIV positive. Cynthia Wilkey City Park and Village Green City Park Apartments: 484 Church Street Architect, Peter Caspari Completed 1954 Village Green: 40 and 50 Alexander Street, 55 Maitland Street Architect, John Daniels Completed 1967 Two years after the 1952 completion of Le Corbusier’s Unité d’habitation in Marseilles, High Modern residential architecture arrived in Toronto in the form of the City Park Apartments at 484 Church Street, just north of Maple Leaf Gardens.

1880 Most photographs of Victorian interiors show highly decorated and over-stuffed spaces but this upstairs room looks comfortably lived in. Blake’s study gives the impression that the great man has just stepped out for a moment and will return shortly to work on the legal papers strewn across his desk. The sun-drenched window faces south, overlooking what is now the Red Lion and an empty chair appears to await the arrival of a statesman or favour-seeker to consult with the Liberal Leader. CTA: SC 146, Item 11 Cumberland House, “Pendarvis,” 33 St George Street, late 1880s Frederick W.

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