Westboro Station Condo Ottawa Phase 2 | 575 Byron Av
Westboro Station Condo Ottawa Phase 2 is a series of two 7-storey, plus penthouse, condominium buildings in the heart of Westboro Village. The buildings were designed by a selection of talented architects, including the award winning Barry Hobin. Westboro Station Condo... Read More
Westboro Station Condo Ottawa Phase 2 is a series of two 7-storey, plus penthouse, condominium buildings in the heart of Westboro Village. The buildings were designed by a selection of talented architects, including the award winning Barry Hobin. Westboro Station Condo Ottawa was developed by Bourk Family Developments. Phase 1 was construction in 2009, and Phase 2 in 2012. The tranquil residential living environment offers views of Westboro and the Ottawa River. Westboro Station features contemporary living spaces just outside of downtown Ottawa. This building is located directly off Richmond Rd. and is close to all Westboro Village has to offer. All three state of the art buildings feature a selection of unique one bedroom, two bedroom, and two bedroom plus den units. All units either have an oversized balcony or terrace. Amenities in Westboro Station include underground parking, a closed-circuit security system, and a party room with full kitchen. Phase 1 and 2 share a glass party room on the second floor and a stunning rooftop terrace open in the summer months. Phase 1 and 2 also share a parking garage. Simple living at Westboro Station Condo Ottawa Phase 2 features living in a modern building with low condo fees.
Westboro Station Neighbourhood Guide
Westboro Station is located in Westboro. Westboro is near the downtown core, just a 10-minute drive or bus ride on the transit way away. For the outdoorsy types, the neighbourhood has a concentration of outdoor and sport stores including Mountain Equipment Co-op, Lululemon Athletica, Bushtukah, The Expedition Shoppe and Trailhead. It is also close to cycling trails and whitewater rapids in the Ottawa River.
Other Low-Rise Buildings in Ottawa
Low-Rise Buildings in Ottawa
Westboro Station is a low-rise building.Low Rise apartments can be found all over the world. Depending on the city, they can be a highly sought after living arrangement. Low Rise condos with most commonly be referred to buildings of less than four stories. They tend to be walkups without the benefit of an elevator. The charm and character of these buildings makes up a large part of the draw. Smaller buildings that are less expensive to build overall, may include more architectural features and other design features that set it apart. Newer builds in particular will strive to keep the continuity of the neighbourhood. They may take historical reference from the buildings around them, and strive to offer what can’t be found in a high rise buildings. These thoughtful Low Rise projects are of particular importance in neighbourhoods where bylaws stand to uphold sight lines and other existing community elements.
In some parts of the world the buildings may have historic value and are sought after for their cultural cache. The uniqueness of these buildings sets them apart as one of a kind living spaces. Older Low Rise buildings may lack some of the amenities of newer Low Rise builds. However, new units are not as easy to find with rising cost to build and developers wanting to maximize the number of units in their buildings. This is most evident in urban centres where density and cost of the footprint for the land are high. In the developing suburbs around city centres, new builds of all heights can be found. The density of outer urban centres is increasing at super speed. These newly designed communities offer much by way of options, including interesting low rise choices.
The size of Low Rise buildings can vary greatly, with just a few units or they may be quite dense. The choices for configuration of Low Rise buildings can also have a wide range. Some townhouses share a sidewall, are two or three stories and might include a front and back entrance and yard. Similar units may be found that are stacked, run front to back and may still include multiple stories within the units. These units may or may not all have entrance at grade.
It’s also possible to find townhouses that have back to back configuration, where units share a backwall. Multi-story low rise apartment buildings will have units that are stacked vertically, usually with fewer than four floors and will share an interior corridor. There are fewer examples of older buildings that share an exterior corridor. Hybrid buildings will have grade access units at the base with stacked units on top that share in interior corridor.
Westboro Station Condo Ottawa Phase 2 | 575 Byron Av - Amenities
- Common Patio
- Party Room
- Storage Locker
- Underground Parking