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Exploring Hamilton’s Central Mountain ~ One Neighbourhood at a Time ~ The Thorner Neighbourhood

Located on the Hamilton Central Mountain is the Thorner Neighbourhood. This neighbourhood is located between Upper Sherman Avenue and Upper Wentworth Street, and between Mohawk Road and The Lincoln Alexander Parkway. The most recognizable feature in this neighbourhood is Limeridge Mall. The Hamilton Mountain is a great place to raise a family, and the Thorner Neighbourhood offers many amenities.

The majority of the homes in this area were build between 1961 and 1980, primarily being single family detached homes. According to the recent census, the age range in this neighbourhood is between 20-64 years old, with 36% of the homes in the neighbourhood occupied by families with children.

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Limeridge Mall is located in the Thorner Neighbourhood. Limeridge Mall is a two-level indoor shopping mall that opened on September 13, 1981. It is the largest mall complex in the city, with over 213 stores including larger stores such as Hudson’s Bay, H&M, Shoppers Drug Mart, as well as banks, salons, restaurants and a food court. It is located at 999 Upper Wentworth Street.

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In addition to the ample free parking at Limeridge Mall, several Tesla charging stations are available one of the overflow parking sections.


As well as having the mall so close, there are also a variety of stores, services and businesses at the corner of Upper Wentworth Street and Mohawk Road, such as LCBO, Tim Hortons, Good Life Fitness, Fortinos, ScotiaBank, and TD Canada Trust.

Two of the Lawyers that I recommend to my clients can be found in this area. Peter Dudzic Law is located at 883 Upper Wentworth Street, Suite 312, and Hometown Law is located at 841 Upper Wentworth St., Unit 6. Both of these lawyers will help you through selling and/or buying your home with ease.


There are many churches in this neighbourhood, Pilgrim Lutheran Church is located at 1054 Upper Sherman Avenue,

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Church of the Nazarene is located at 910 Upper Sherman Avenue,

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New Apostolic Church is located at 922 Upper Sherman

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St. Catherine of Sienna, otherwise known as Our Lady of Lourdes is located at 420 Mohawk Road East,

Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Resurrection is located at 821 Upper Wentworth Street

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and the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses is located at 648 Limeridge Rd East, making this neighbourhood possibly the most diverse religious neighbourhood on the Hamilton Mountain.


The Hamilton Street Railway (HSR) bus terminal is located on the west side of the mall along Upper Wentworth Street. A total of four routes and two shuttles loop or pass through this terminal. You can find the HSR schedule here.


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Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School is located at 420 Mohawk Road East, in the Thorner Neighbourhood. If you are interested in a property in this area, please search here for the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board and here for the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board to confirm the schools in your catchment.

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Thorner Park is located at 100 Deerborn Drive, which contains a playground.


QUICK FACTS

Within walking distance:

  • Tim Hortons (drive thru – Upper Wentworth St. near Limeridge Mall) (sit down Upper Wentworth St. across from Limeridge Mall) (located in the food court in Limeridge Mall) (drive thru – Mohawk and Upper Sherman)
  • Pizza Pizza (Mohawk Rd. and Upper Wentworth)
  • Royal Canadian Legion (Upper Wentworth)
  • McDonalds (Upper Wentworth)
  • Fortino’s (Mall Rd.)
  • Limeridge Mall (Upper Wentworth St.)
  • Toys ‘R Us (Upper Wentworth St.)
  • Staples (Upper Wentworth St.)
  • Sackville Hill Seniors Recreation Center (Upper Wentworth and Mohawk Rd.)
  • Walmart (Mohawk and Upper Sherman)

A few minutes drive to:

  • amenities, shopping options and multiple restaurants located on Concession Street
  • NEW* No Frills grocery store located at Rymal Rd. and Upper Sherman Ave.
  • Mohawk College
  • Juravinski Hospital
  • Food Basics at Upper Wentworth St. and Rymal Rd.

 

CONVENIENT ACCESS TO LINCOLN ALEXANDER PARKWAY “THE LINC” & RED HILL EXPRESSWAY

 

Click on the link below for info about some of the homes currently for sale in the Thorner neighbourhood:

Other neighbourhoods located on the Central Mountain include:

Come and find your new home on the Hamilton Mountain by contacting Andrea Harley-Maddox at 1-888-858-0623 or visit www.ReadytoMove.info

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