West Hill homes in Scarborough

This neighbourhood is rich in culture and is located to the south-east region of Toronto. The area has a unique natural beauty derived from Colonel Danforth Park and the Morningside Park which are ravine parks bordering the neighbourhood. West Hill was earlier settled by the Irish immigrants who arrived there in the 1840s. These immigrants were running away from their homeland because of the potato famine. The neighbourhood that is existent these days was developed between the years 1940 to 1960.

West Hill homes consist of storey and half houses and bungalows built in the 1940s through to the 1950s ad 1960s. Recent homes also do exist with custom designs. In this region, shopping is done along the Kingston Road where there are motels, convenience stores, plazas, and food shops. At Lawrence and Kingston’s north east corner is the West Hill Shopping centre that harbors a pharmacy, bank, electronic shop, post office and restaurant. Another great place for shopping is the Kingston Square that anchors discount department store and a big supermarket.  Shopping is also done on Bennett road which is a retail mix that has dry cleaners, travel agency, pizza place, and hairstylist and flower shop.

Recreation in West Hill neighbourhood can be done at the Heron Park Community centre at Lawrence Street. The centre contains a swimming pool, a wading pool, a baseball diamond, an ice arena and a playground. Other parks in the neighbourhood include Colonel Danforth Park and Morningside Park. Schools in West Hill include about seven public ones, two public high schools and a catholic school. Off Morningside Avenue is also the Toronto Scarborough Campus.

The public bus connects Lawrence Avenue to the East subway station on Bloor-Danforth subway line. Through the Kingston Road, the bus connects to the Guildwood Go Train Station.

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