Welcome to this lovely residence! The location in the Golden Square Mile and the amenities of this complex are second to none. Living in a garden paradise with a magnificent roof top terrace created over the last few years that have multiple seating areas, beautiful floral arrangements, and multiple BBQs for your enjoyment all spring, summer and fall. In addition, the building features a relatively new gym , on site administration and on site technical director plus 24 hour doorman. This residence has been enjoyed for many years by the owners and also includes a garage space & storage locker for your convenience. Ask for the floor plan!
History of the Linton: Built in 1907, the iconic Linton Apartments was designed in a Beaux-Arts architecture style by renowned Montreal architects Samuel Arnold Finley and David Jerome Spence. At the time of construction, it was the tallest building in the city and is now one of its prized heritage buildings. The Linton was and still remains a prestigious and sought after address for affluent Montrealers and was one of the first in the city to have modern amenities such as an elevator, central heating, electric doorbells and a telephone switchboard.
Monthly fee includes: 24-hour security, municipal & school taxes, operation expenses & maintenance of common areas, gym, roof terrace, building insurance, central heating, hot water, on site administration and live in technical director.
-Buyer must be approved by the board of directors of the Linton Apartments . Transfer of shares are effected by the Linton -Fees are applicable. No welcome tax. -Cash buyers only. -A 1% contribution to the Building Maintenance Fund charged to new buyers. -Note that rentals are only permitted under certain conditions -The IGuide floor plan states the net measuring of 1901.19 net square footage.
The building has undergone major restoration, repair and updates since 2011. Major improvements in the last 5 years include: Addition of infrastructure for installation of central or wall mounted air-conditioning in the units that are in conformity with city by-laws; Installation of a gym on main level; Creation of beautifully appointed roof terrace; updates to hallways (lighting, painting). The elevator has been modified in 2023 to create direct access to the roof terrace and there was no assessment for this improvement. New support system 2023 of swing stages to allow for window washing and to facilitate structural inspection of external facade as required by Montreal by-laws.
-Currently Atwill Morin is doing the 5 year verification on the front side and the Simpson street side of the building. No assessment for this work has been levied.
-This property is exempt from the prohibition on the purchase of residential property by non-Canadians.