10 most expensive homes for sale in Toronto

10 most expensive homes for sale in Toronto

Home prices across the Greater Toronto Area skyrocketed to new heights at the start of 2017, with the average detached home price in Metro Toronto reaching $1.6 million by May 2017. No wonder the most expensive home for sale in Toronto is listed at $22-million!

Recent price corrections brought average home prices down, but there are still some spectacular luxury homes for sale in Canada’s largest urban centre. For instance, could you imagine living in the heart of the city surrounded by an acre of private, forest-like land? What about silk walls and gold-trimmed mouldings? If you can imagine it, these homes have got it.

From stunning colonial mansions that are surrounded by flowering trees to modern manors made from glass and sandstone, here are the current 10 most expensive homes for sale in Metro Toronto, Ontario (as of the 1st August 2017) starting at $8.5-million and moving up to a cool $22-million.

No. 10: West end manor listed for $8.5M

The Details

  • Address: 16 Edenbridge Drive, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Edenbridge-Humber Valley
  • List price: $8,500,000
  • Property Taxes: $30,235.62
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 54

The 10th most expensive house on this list is certainly one of the most breathtaking homes in Toronto. The giant stone house is surrounded by stunning towering trees, but that isn’t all – the inside of the house is equally as impressive! There is a large, high-end kitchen that has recently been renovated, a kitchen chandelier, a view overlooking the local luxury golf course, as well as plenty of large bedrooms and bathrooms. There is even space to create a wet bar for anyone who enjoys a glass of wine!

No. 9: Grand entrance in this dramatic home

The Details

  • Address: 18 North Drive, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Edenbridge-Humber Valley
  • List price: $8,888,800
  • Property Taxes: $51,818
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • # Days on the Market: 155

If you’re looking for a seriously impressive house, look no further. This dramatic home feature giant column at the entrance and a wide front yard with a circular driveway, but the inside of the house is just as special. There is a large, high-end kitchen, luxury spiral staircases, a large courtyard, a pool house with a spa, a movie theatre room, a ravine patio and underground parking for up to eight vehicles. This house has everything that you will ever need—and a few things that are there just for fun!

No 8: Just under $10M gets you a manor on the edge of a ravine

The Details

  • Address: 20 Sandringham Drive, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Bedford Park-Nortown
  • List price: $9,988,000
  • Property Taxes: $30,756
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 105

This home looks as if it was plucked right out of a fairy tale. But it’s very, very real and you can buy it for just under $10 million. The beautiful manor house is placed on the edge of a ravine, which gives you beautiful views from just about every room in the house. The interior has been fully renovated to provide state of the art technology and custom features throughout, including a new kitchen, new baths and new his and hers dressing rooms.

No. 7: Spacious, luxurious and modern in Old Forest Hill

The Details

  • Address: 55 Old Forest Hill Road, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Forest Hill South
  • List price: $9,999,000
  • Property Taxes: $39,001
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6+1
  • Bathrooms: 10
  • # Days on the Market: 75

If you’re looking for a spacious, luxurious, modern build, look no further. This three-storey country estate is in the middle of Forest Hill, a convenient and prestigious location. The house has recently been completely gutted and renovated, and now it is filled with lots of modern features that are bound to appeal to most people. There is also a walk out basement and a pool with a guest suite, which is ideal for anyone who plans on having regular guests.

No. 6:  Contemporary luxury backing onto a lush, private ravine

The Details

  • Address: 18A Westmount Park Road, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Humber Heights
  • List price: $10,018,000
  • Property Taxes: $10,657
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 4+1
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 68

This wonderful estate home is a truly unique custom build that is unlike any other house you’ve seen before. The exclusive house is placed on a lush private ravine, so the owner will be able to ensure that they always have complete privacy. The home comes with a free-standing heated car garage that can hold four cars, an open concept interior plan and impressive 12-foot ceilings that make every room seem dramatic. There is also 3,000-square feet of windows, so if you like to embrace the light this is the perfect home for you. The garden features an oversized pool, a swim spa and 7,000 square feet of exterior decking.

No. 5: Double lot to ensure privacy

The Details

  • Address: 93 Old Forest Hill Road, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Forest Hill South
  • List price: $12,000,000
  • Property Taxes: $40,628
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5+1
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 195

You may have noticed that this property spans two lots, but that isn’t a mistake as the house was built in the middle of two lots to ensure absolute privacy. The home itself is also fairly unique, including one of a kind features such as oak panelling, baronial sized rooms (each with its own private ensuite), a huge pool with a cabana and an infinity hot tub.

No. 4: For a cool $16-million you get 21-foot ceilings and more

The Details

  • Address: 229 Dunvegan Road, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Forest Hill South
  • List price: $16,000,000
  • Property Taxes: $18,374
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 10
  • # Days on the Market: 89

This stunning home is a one of a kind property in Toronto. The house has a fantastic design that creates a true feeling of grandeur in every room. Elegantly crafted features include spiral staircases, 21-foot ceilings in the entrance, a two-storey library, five fireplaces, an elevator, heated floors in every room and two giant terraces that run across the back of the house. This property is seriously luxurious!

No. 3: A fairy-tale like house for just under $17-million

The Details

  • Address: 46 Forest Hill Road, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Bedford Park-Nortown
  • List price: $16,800,000
  • Property Taxes: $71,112
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6+1
  • Bathrooms: 10
  • # Days on the Market: 103

This fairytale-like house is located on a prestigious estate and recently underwent a series of renovations to ensure that the home is perfect. Some of the best design features include soaring ceilings, giant windows that allow in lots of natural light, and a beautiful family room that has direct access to the beautifully manicured gardens. For those looking for luxury in a prime location for raising a family.

No. 2: Gold-trimmed mouldings are just the start of this Bridlepath mansion

The Details

  • Address: 16 High Point Road, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Bridlepath-Sunnybrook-York Mills
  • List price: $19,380,000
  • Property Taxes: $126,000
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 7+3
  • Bathrooms: 13
  • # Days on the Market: 139

The second most expensive home that is currently for sale in Toronto is an awe inspiring mansion that is sure to take your breath away. The giant home has a gated circular drive, an impressive two-storey entrance, seven bedrooms, three luxury bathrooms, gold trimmed mouldings, a ballroom that is perfect for hosting events, a gym, an indoor pool and a spa, a family room, spiral staircases and a family theatre. The home also comes with a stunning garden that has its own pond, tea house and sports court.

No. 1: Live in your own castle!

The Details

  • Address: 10 Highland Avenue, Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Rosedale-Moore Park
  • List price: $22,000,000
  • Property Taxes: $79,788
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 11
  • # Days on the Market: 56

The most expensive home that is for sale in Toronto is almost like a castle! The huge mansion is located on an exclusive, tree lined street, and it was built by the renowned Joe Brennan. The house offers more than 5,000-square feet of living space and is surrounded by nearly an acre of park-like private land. The home has lots of luxury features, including a wood panelled library, padded silk walls, a two-storey hall that is ideal for events, a cathedral ceiling, a pool and a gym.

Amy Johnson
Amy Johnson

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