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Selby, The 
592 Sherbourne Street, Toronto
Developer: MOD Developments Inc., Tricon Capital Group Inc.

Selby, The | 166m | 50s | MOD Developments | bKL Architecture | Page 38

Discussion in 'Buildings' started by khristopher, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. stjames2queenwest

    stjames2queenwest Senior Member

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    The views south from the upper floors of Selby will be commanding and among the best in the city.

    Edit: one more:
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    and a visualization of what should be left:

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    I took a walk around north and east of the Selby site yesterday evening:

    DSC04836. DSC04839. DSC04841. DSC04842. DSC04843. DSC04845. DSC04847. DSC04848. DSC04849. DSC04851.

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    We could use a couple of buildings like this in the Entertainment District.
     
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    Edward Skira http://skyrisecities.com Staff Member

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    A lot more than a couple. Imagine City Place with a bunch of these?
     
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    Bloor and Sherbourne is looking rather mature I must say.
     
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    Prominent from the ravines

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    this building looks incredible in the skyline driving south on the dvp, especially with that notch
     
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    Is that demo site the location for Rosedale on Bloor?

    Edit: Never mind. I see it.
     
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    Central Park?

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    While I don't think screams 'amazing', The Selby is refreshing with its choice of colour and materials, and its slab-like profile really makes this stand out from the majority of buildings built in recent years that gravitate toward slender. Not to mention, its location so far east and north from the majority of high-rises downtown makes its impact more felt.

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    From the air yesterday

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    The fact they used brick and isn't another green/blue glass tower makes all the difference. A simple classy design. I also, for the most part, hate balconies so the fact they are recessed makes it all that much better to me.
     
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