One of the more established and quieter neighborhoods on the east side of Mississauga, Dixie offers a home with historical charm. Well known for its beautiful architecture reflecting early 19th century construction and an abundance of natural beauty that surrounds the area, Dixie has always been a favorite. Ideally located close to Toronto, Etobicoke and Mississauga’s city centre, this neighborhood carries its own identity, while closely linking you to the rest of the region surrounding it.
The area is named in honour of a prominent Welsh pioneer doctor, Beaumont Wilson Bowen Dixie, who paid for the establishment of the Union Chapel – one of the most well known religious places in Mississauga. While other areas of Mississauga were established through business, Dixie reveled in its importance as a place of worship, founded in 1816, the Union Chapel has been a great source of pride for the community. Although in the early days, Dixie’s close proximity to Cooksville prevented it from developing a strong commercial character of its own, it did prosper as an agricultural produce-oriented community, with garden markets scattered across the Dundas Highway.
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Today the Dixie area is an environmentally friendly community, encouraging several ‘green’ choices to living, in order to preserve its immaculate neighborhoods. There are numerous schools, as well as playgrounds, parks and recreational activities here too. Residents can enjoy river hiking and biking trails, along with beautiful views of Lake Ontario. One of the highlights of the Dixie area is Cherry Hill – a striking house built in 1822 on Silvercreek Boulevard that now offers a fine dining experience, accompanied by all the accessories of historic elegance.
For those looking to live in the area, there are a number of Dixie condos to choose from. You will be able to find the right fit in no time. If you enjoy shopping more than dining, than there are plenty of places to shop in Dixie, including the popular Dixie Outlet Mall, perfect for finding the best deals in town. In case your liking is geared more towards a grander shopping experience then all the high end designer retailers are on either side of you, with Square One and downtown Toronto, both only 15 minutes away! Situated close to the 401, 403 and QEW, Dixie is optimally located to give you the peace and comfort of a quiet residential life, while ensuring that you are conveniently connected to all the places you’ll ever need to go! With its own Go Station, and excellent local transit facilities, you’ll feel right in the middle of all the action, while saving yourself from busy downtown life.
If you’re looking for elegant historic charm in a quiet neighborhood with beautiful surroundings, then have a look at a complete list of Dixie condos available above.