Thornhill neighbourhood in Markham. Popular communities include Royal Orchard, Bayview Glen, Thornlea, Commerce Valley, German Mills.
Thornhill has 181 homes on the market. Of the 1885 total properties listed in Markham, Thornhill makes up just 9.6%. The average asking price of a property in Thornhill is $889,352, with an estimated mortgage of $3,013 per month. That is 1.5 times less of the average asking price of $1,329,385 in Markham. Properties listed in Thornhill are an average of 291 square feet, with 0.8 beds and 1 baths. Thornhill has 6.6% apartments relative to all the other listings in this neighbourhood.
Thornhill is a mature neighbourhood conveniently located between Yonge Street and Bayview Avenue just a few minutes south of Highway 407.
Thornhill homes for sale are located along streets lined with an abundance of mature trees and well-maintained homes of all sizes and ages.
Parks near Thornhill real estate include Don Valley Park and Woodland Park.
Thornhill residents have easy access to many amenities, including schools, shopping, community centres, and more. Because Thornhill is located just minutes from Highway 407 and Highway 404, the area is also very convenient for commuters to Toronto and other cities.
MLS listings for Thornhill feature a wide variety of properties to meet any family’s budget, including bungalows, spacious two-story homes, new and updated townhouses, and condominiums for rent or purchase.
Thornhill saw its first settlements in the late 1790s along Yonge Street, but the man who would become the town’s namesake, Benjamin Thorne, did not arrive until 1820. Thorne operated a sawmill, gristmill, and tannery, and so the area became known early on as Thorne’s Hill. Thornhill’s location along Yonge Street, an important transportation route, helped the community to grow quickly.
Major roads near Thornhill homes for sale include Yonge Street, Bayview Avenue, Highway 407, and Highway 404.
Bus routes with connections to nearby GO Stations and subway stations are also available to Thornhill residents.
The Thornhill Square Shopping Centre (300 John Street) is one popular shopping destination near Thornhill. There are over 60 retailers in this outdoor shopping mall, including clothing shops, outlet stores, restaurants, and more.
Schools available to Thornhill residents include E. J. Sand Public School (160 Henderson Avenue), Woodland Public School (150 Henderson Avenue), and Thornhill Secondary School (167 Dudley Avenue).
The Thornhill Community Centre (7755 Bayview Avenue) is just one popular recreation spot for Thornhill families. This facility includes a fitness centre, a dance studio, squash courts, the Thornlea Swimming Pool, two ice rinks, and plenty of classes and programs for all members of the family.