Little Italy is one of Ottawa's most vibrant communities. Situated just west of Centretown, it is the cultural centre of Ottawa's Italian community. Its borders are Albert Street to the north, Carling to its south, Bronson Avenue to the east, and the O-Train tracks designating the western border.
There is an intersection with Chinatown along Somerset Street, which creates an interestingly diverse few blocks of restaurants, pubs, and homes. Originally settled in 1900 by Italian immigrants, it has become a more diverse community in the years following the Second World War. Preston Street, or 'Corso Italia' is the main commercial district, and as home to most of the small businesses and Italian restaurants, is synonymous with 'Little Italy'. Since 1974, Preston and its side streets are closed to traffic for a week each June for the Italian Week festival. Large mental arches lit in the colors of the Italian flag were built in 2002 to attract visitors south from the Dows Lake area into the Preston street business district. The section of Gladstone Avenue that intersects Little Italy is commemoratively named Via Marconi, and is host to several shops and services. The St. Anthony of Padua Church was built in 1913 and is a major landmark in the neighbourhood. Plenty of park land exists in and around the community, mainly Dows Lake and the NCC trail system supporting it. Nestled between Carling Avenue and Hwy 417 to the north, access to the rest of the city is easy; OC Transpo is also well established here.
A good variety of condos, single detached homes and townhouses are available to those wishing to establishing themselves in Little Italy.
For information on Little Italy, contact one of our Ottawa Living Real Estate Sales Representatives at 613.288.9144 to show you homes in the area.
Calling all Architects, Designers and Artists - R4T zoning offers development potential for infill project, increasing density/income & parking, while still maintaining character of existing property without overwhelming neighboring properties. Constructed in 1924 204 Lebreton and 44 Louisa is as solid today as it was then. Well maintained upgraded over the years, 5 residenital apartments, 1 office use on main floor of 204 Lebreton with storefront facade Building re-wired in1987-88, new master and new breaker panels in apartments, all knob and tube removed. All supply plumbing upgraded to copper (no lead or steel pipes). Drainage plumbing upgraded to ABS. Garage and basement firecoded,; end wall in garage rebuilt; new torch on roof installed & new hi efficiency boiler installed (rental from Enercare) in 2016. (id:6117)
This hotel-inspired condo was designed with your busy lifestyle in mind. The elegant lobby, adorned with marble and glass, welcomes you and your guests home after a long day of work or night out. Impress your friends with the wide range of building amenities including a gym, theatre, library, lounge, kitchen, dining and board rooms. The open-concept design maximizes the unit's footprint, while floor-to-ceiling windows bring the outside in. The elegant and sophisticated finishes along with high-end European appliances are perfect for design-conscious individuals. The building is located just steps to the O-Train and walking bridge to burgeoning Little Italy. (id:6117)
Detached home in vibrant Little Italy. This solid brick 3 bedroom home has everything you need and more. The main floor is spacious and renovated with a very versatile layout. Vintage tiles in the front hall are super stylish. The living room and dining room are open and high ceilings lend to a nice spacious feel. Open concept kitchen features lots of cupboard & counter space & is open to both the dining area & the main floor family room. There is an amazing yard for gardening & entertaining and a detached garage/workshop which is a simply a treasure. Lots of space for kids, home offices or guests up here and there is an insulated attic space that can easily be converted to extra living space with some stairs being added. For now, its great extra storage. There a nice front porch & parking for 4 cars. Located literally steps away from all the shops and restaurants on Preston Street, bike paths, parks, LRT, Dows Lake and more! An opportunity not to be missed! Offers welcome Nov 13 (id:6117)
Welcome to SOHO Champagne! Hotel-inspired living in an amazing location in Little Italy, steps from Dow's Lake, Arboretum, and Carling Station. Great open concept layout in this bright 1 bedroom + den unit. Hardwood floors throughout. Amenities include gym, hot tub, party room, and concierge service! (id:6117)
Hotel-Inspired 7th floor Northwest facing corner-unit 1 Bedroom condo just steps from O-train, Preston St and everything little Italy has to offer! This larger 1 bedroom Birch model offers 3 sets of floor-to-ceiling windows plus a 54 sqft balcony. The Gluckstein inspired 2-tone open concept kitchen features an oversize Quartz island, glass tiled backsplash, contemporary brushed metal handles, cooktop, microwave/hood fan, wall-oven and concealed dishwasher & fridge. Marble floor to ceiling 60 x 32 shower stall with rainfall shower head, glass shower door and floating cabinetry. Suite entrance is separate from the principle rooms and features in-unit laundry. Phase 1 Building amenities include: Gym, Terrance w/ outdoor kitchen & hot tub, private theatre, business center, SOHO club, guest suites, security, concierge and underground parking garage. (id:6117)
Attention investors - this unit is the perfect blend of luxury & location with rental agreement until June 2019! The SoHo Champagne, a luxury condominium offering hotel inspired design & services. This well-appointed 1 bedroom, 1 bath suite features a designer kitchen with generous dining island, quartz countertops, tile backsplash & integrated appliances. A wall of floor-to-ceiling windows spanning across the living/kitchen area facing Dows Lake makes this open living space a peaceful retreat at the end of the day or inviting atmosphere for a casual gathering with guests. An elegant bath with glass shower, in-unit laundry & bedroom pleasantly complete this suite. Then revel in resort style amenities - 24hr concierge, 3rd floor rooftop terrace with hot tub & BBQ, Dalton Brown gym, private theatre, party room & so much more! Located in Little Italy, steps to vibrant Preston Street, O-Train station at Carling, future LRT, Dows Lake & minutes to downtown. (id:6117)
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