Hillcrest Gate, more commonly known as 5 Weldrick Road West, Richmond Hill, is an attractive, 8-storey condominium building at the south-west corner of Yonge Street and Weldrick Road West. Here, the halls are spacious and the main foyer and lounge with small library have been, recently, remodelled. Once the residents move in, they are, usually, content to stay for long periods. Since 2009, as few as two suites have changed hands each year.
5 Weldrick Road West, Richmond Hill
Floor plansat Hillcrest Gate cover five basic models, ranging in size from the smallest suite at 1237.71 square feet to the Woodland at 1,583.08 square feet. Each model has two bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Condominium salesin the building were first registered in 1987, and continued sales growth has continued since. Over the last ten years the average prices for suite sales have increased in all but three of those years. So far, 2011 has seen the average sale price increase 16.2 per cent over that of last year. The previous high had been 12.8 per cent in 2007.
5 Weldrick Road West: Welcome
Recreational facilitiesare located at Club 66 which is at 66 Baif Boulevard directly to the west of the building. The facilities, which include exercise equipment, saunas, table tennis, party room and outdoor swimming pool, are shared with four other condominium buildings, notably 20, 40, 50 and 70 Baif Boulevard.
Other features include visitor parking and a spacious walking area to the east of the building separated from Yonge Street by a sizable brick, privacy wall.
North Richvale Amenities
Local amenitiesinclude Hillcrest Mall, the North Richvale Greenway, the Richvale Community Centre and the South Hill Shopping Centre as well as restaurants such as Panera Bread, Harvey's, McDonald's and Second Cup. Also, close by on Yonge Street are Viva and G.O buses which provide transportation for travel and shopping over greater distances.