An established neighbourhood that
features quiet tree-lined streets, refreshing atmosphere and whimsical looking
houses that makes visitors and residents feel they are away from the bright
lights of the city.
Day-to-day needs are catered by
the Hillcrest shopping district along St. Clair Avenue West. Convenience-type stores flock on
Davenport Road and on Vaughan Road. They provide a personalized and friendly
service to the residents. The Stop Farmers’ Market at Wychwood Barns is
considered as one of the best farmers market in Toronto. It is open every
Saturday all year-round from 8 a.m. to noon.
Streetcar service runs along St.
Clair Avenue West while regular bus service runs along Oakwood Avenue and Bathurst
Street. Davenport Road also has a bus service running along. Approximately
fifteen minutes is the time needed for motorists to get to the Allen Expressway
which connects to all the major highways from Hillcrest.