Summerlyn Village Offers Great Spring Value

BRADFORD, ONTARIO, MARCH 28, 2011 – The new release of lots is great news at Great Gulf Homes’ established master-planned Summerlyn Village community in Bradford. Discover incredible value in these homes on 36’, 40’ and 50’ lots that are priced are up to $200,000 less than similar houses found elsewhere in the GTA. Hundreds of families have already moved into this community located in the midst of glorious nature, and close to a wealth of urban conveniences.

Summerlyn Village features neighbourhood parkettes, a trail system, natural lookout areas, a pond, creek, wildlife corridor and wetlands, as well as 60 acres designated by Great Gulf as environmentally protected. The grounds are landscaped to look like a park, and there is a Village Promenade lined with double plantings of shade trees. This friendly mews links Summerlyn Creek and Overlook Pass the 10-metre-tall berm/natural buffer that will contain an equipped fitness trail with signage that offers walkers and joggers exercises to help vary their outdoor experience. There are also elementary and secondary schools and shopping within walking distance, and the community plans also call for a future school and the new Town Centre, which will have a library, recreation centre and municipal administrative building.

Located on Holland Street West (Highway 88) just west of Professor Day Drive, Summerlyn Village is a short drive to downtown Bradford, just 30 minutes north of Toronto, 15 minutes north of Vaughan, close to a GO Station for commuters and only minutes from Lake Simcoe and cottage country. The neighbourhood streets are dotted with old-world English-style lampposts, and to reflect the heritage of the area, the homes feature charming details such as trimmed peaked gables, accent windows, shutters, columned front porches and keystones. Modern, open-concept interiors feature gourmet kitchens with custom-quality cabinets, rich ceramics, natural oak railings and pickets on the main staircase, and luxurious ensuites. Choices also include designs with convenient laundry rooms, dens/parlors, formal dining rooms, huge family rooms, eat-in kitchens with breakfast bars, and sun-filled breakfast areas, all as per plan.

Be sure to tour the four designer-furnished model homes: the 2,020 sq. ft. Chicory Elevation C and the 2,235 sq. ft. Primrose Elevation C on 36’ lots; the 2,435 sq. ft. Birch Elevation B and the 3,160 sq. ft. Maple Elevation B on 40’ lots.

Choices in the new phase include beautiful detached homes on 36’ lots from 1,475 to 2,740 sq. ft. priced from $373,990; on 40’ lots from 2,275 to 3,270 sq. ft. from $433,990; and on 50’ lots from 2,835 to 3,990 sq. ft. from $491,990.

Now celebrating over 35 years of homeowner satisfaction, more than 40,000 families call a Great Gulf neighbourhood home.

The Summerlyn Village Sales Office and four model homes are on Downy Emerald Drive. Exit Highway 400 at Highway 88/Simcoe Road, travel east. Turn left at the stoplight at Summerlyn Trail, and right onto Downy Emerald. Hours are Monday to Thursday from 1 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, Sunday and holidays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; closed Friday. For more information, call 905-775-3461 or visit

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