Humber Valley Village

Overview

  • Bounded by Eglinton Ave south to Dundas St W, the Humber River west to Islington Ave
  • This neighbourhood can be further broken down into smaller communities: the triangular quadrant north of Dundas from Islington to Royal York, but south of Reigate is known as Chestnut Hills.
  • The area surrounding Edenbridge, on the west side of Royal York is known as Lincoln Woods.
  • Finally, the northern corner of Islington and Eglinton is sometimes referred to as The Greens of St. George’s, as many houses in this area back onto the beautiful St. George’s Golf Course
  • Characterized by single-family homes on large lots, mature trees line the shady streets.
  • Some streets in this area are well-known beautiful streets which have become their own sort of little community; Valecrest, North Drive and Chestnut Hills, which are all located in Humber Valley Village
  • The two dominant geographical landmarks in Humber Valley Village are St. George’s Golf and Country Club which stretches across Islington Avenue and James Gardens
  • Walk to transit, ‘James Club’ condo named after James Gardens, parks, arena, and Humbertown’s cafes, shops, grocers & restaurants
  • Schools in this area attract many families, such as public schools (Humber Valley Village Junior Middle School) and private schools (Kingsway College School & Kingsley Primary School)