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21 McRae Drive

Property Description

Introducing 21 McRae Drive, where family living reaches its pinnacle in the coveted South Leaside neighbourhood. This exceptional four-bedroom home seamlessly blends character and charm with modern functionality, offering an idyllic sanctuary for every member of the family. Its timeless curb appeal captivates, boasting extra wide frontage and an oversized private driveway – a true standout in the neighbourhood.

Take a Tour of 21 McRae Drive

Step inside to discover a main floor meticulously crafted to cater to both entertaining and everyday living. The elegant living room sets a welcoming tone with its picturesque bay window and wood-burning fireplace, while the adjacent dining room beckons for gatherings and features a lovely French door walkout to the wrap-around rear deck.

At the back of the home lies a gorgeous, modern eat-in kitchen adorned with a skylight, creating a bright, airy atmosphere perfect for family meals and culinary adventures. The adjoining family room is expansive and features a beautiful Scandinavian gas stove, adding warmth and sophistication. This room is bathed in natural light from ample windows and all-day sun with a walkout to the serene, south-facing rear garden in a ravine-like setting.

Journey upstairs to the sun-filled, vaulted landing, where you’ll find a lovely primary bedroom with a charming three-piece ensuite bathroom, alongside three additional good-sized bedrooms with great closets and thoughtful layouts. A beautifully updated family bathroom with heated floors adds a touch of luxury to this level.

The lower level offers a haven for leisure and functionality, with a delightful recreation room with a gas fireplace – ideal for cozy nights in. Ample storage space, a built-in desk area, a versatile workshop or gym, two additional bathrooms, and a spacious laundry room cater to every practical need.

An attached garage with interior access and a side door entrance adds an extra layer of convenience to this exceptional home.

At 21 McRae Drive, elegance, functionality, and comfort harmoniously converge to create the perfect family sanctuary. This exquisite residence could be your forever home.

Recent Improvements:

  • December 2017: New roof (Avenue Road Roofing)
  • Spring 2018: New kitchen skylight (Avenue Road Roofing)
  • March 2021: Replaced ductless air conditioning units
  • December 2023: New patio door, new windows in family room and primary bedroom
  • January 2024: New electrical panel


Inspired by the historic and opulent Rosedale neighbourhood, Leaside is a sophisticated midtown community home to some of Toronto’s most distinguished residents. Nestled near Eglinton Avenue East and Bayview Avenue, Leaside is known for its family-friendly amenities, sprawling green spaces, and charming character. A beautiful area with well-kept homes, Leaside is popular with upper-middle-class families seeking a quiet-yet-distinguished residential community. The neighbourhood’s relatively private atmosphere and gorgeous parks make the area perfect for raising children.

This neighbourhood provides access to trendy boutiques, eclectic eateries and specialty grocers. Leaside is also celebrated for its plentiful antiquing retailers. Park and recreational facilities include Leaside Memorial Community Gardens (with its swimming pool and ice rink) and green spaces, Trace Manes Park, Howard Talbot Parks, and Serena Gundy Park.

Learn More On Leaside’s Exceptional Amenities


Leaside offers an array of both public and private education options for students of all age groups. Within the community, Leaside High School maintains a long history of academic excellence, boasting unique and expanded science programs. As Leaside is located near central midtown, several premier private schools are just a short drive away in the nearby Deer Park and Rosedale communities.


Public Schools

Catholic Schools

Private Schools

Branksome Hall (Girls)
10 Elm Ave

Bishop Strachan School (Girls)
298 Lonsdale Road

Upper Canada College (Boys)
200 Lonsdale Road

The York School (Co-Ed)
1320 Yonge Street

De La Salle College (Co-Ed)
131 Farnham Avenue

Greenwood College(Co-Ed)
443 Mount Pleasant Road

Armin Yousefi - A Scott McGillivray Trusted Agent

Scott McGillivray is North America’s leading expert in all things real estate and renovation. He’s a real estate investor, contractor and star of the hit HGTV programs such as Income Property, Buyers Bootcamp and Scott’s Vacation House Rules.

Passionate about helping people learn the fundamentals of how to succeed in real estate, Scott is now sharing his own hard-earned, insider secrets with property owners across a variety of mediums. McGillivray emphasizes the importance of using a qualified Real Estate Agent by recognizing a select few of the best real estate minds in the country through his McGillivray Trusted Agent program.

“It’s important to use an experienced agent that knows your market,” advises Scott.

Selected based on a combination of their excellence in client satisfaction, depth of experience, marketing, and delivering results, Real Estate Agents participating in the Scott McGillivray Trusted Agent Program have been personally vetted by Scott as high-performance leaders in their local market.

Sharing a myriad of core values and motivators, Armin Yousefi, Team Leader & Sales Representative at Armin Group Real Estate is honoured to be named Scott McGillivray’s Trusted Agent in Leaside, Toronto.

Armin Yousefi

Realtor®, Senior Vice President, Sales, Top 1% in Dollar Volume (TRREB 2023)


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