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Walkerville Neighborhood

Walkerville (Located in Area 3) Walkerville is a historic area of Windsor. It began as a model community for the workers of the Hiram Walker distillery, home of Canadian Club Whiskey. It is home to Willistead Manor, designed by renowned architect Albert Kahn and built in 1906. Around Willistead Manor is Willistead Park. This park hosts the annual "Art in the Park" event that draws in residents from all over the county as well as metro Detroit. It is also home to some of the most grandiose and beautiful homes in Windsor, many of them having received historical distinction by the government of Canada. It is also home to the Devonshire Manor, where Canada's 22nd Prime Minister Paul Martin grew up. Walkerville Collegiate Institute is the local secondary school and boasts the area's only fine arts program for public school students. It has a rich history of serving Canada in both world wars and for putting on exceptional musicals and plays. It was a separate community until it was merged into Windsor in 1935. Walkerville has a wide variety of homes from larger mansions to smaller war time homes. Most of the larger homes are located between Monmouth Road and Chilver Road, surrounding Willistead Park. Many of the original townhomes along Monmouth and other streets have been renovated with modern finishes. The area continues to see new investment with the latest conversion of a large warehouse building, being converted into Condominium Lofts. Shopping: Walkerville is home to the Windsor Market, as well as has a wide variety of shops located on Ottawa Street and Wyandotte Street. Schools: https://geoquery.buskids.ca/Default.aspx Public Transportation: There are bus routes which run along Wyandotte, Ottawa, and Walker and Tecumseh. Walker Road connects to the 401. Walkerville is a 5 minute drive to the Tunnel.



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Area 3 2010 Sales by Major Property Type
   
Property Type Number Units Average List Price Average Sale Price Listing to Sale Price Ratio
   
Bungalow 136 75,278 69,608 92%
2 Storey 90 109,575 99,325 91%
1.5 - 1.75 Storey 211 89,709 83,435 93%
Raised Ranch / Bilevel 7 131,784 126,414 96%
Ranch 44 103,556 97,430 94%
Duplex 20 110,819 96,195 87%
Source WECRB MLS STATISTICS




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