Situated on the northern most bluff that overlooks the majestic Bow River, the 3,500 homes that make up the community of Silver Springs are 77% single family homes with the balance a variety of two storey and bungalow town homes. The majority of development in Silver Springs was much earlier than surrounding areas of Scenic Acres and Tuscany, with development starting in the early 1970s and mostly being completed in the early 1980s. Because of their proximity to nature and the city, Silver Springs is a popular neighbourhood for commuters and families.
Open House SAT AUG 17th 2-4PM!Opportunity to own an extremely well kept 3354 sq ft custom built home w/ triple garage & a fully finished 9’ ceiling walkout basement in an exclusive NW area, conveniently close to a mountain escape! From the entrance, a soaring ceiling greets you as you stand upon refinished hardwood floors that wrap around the curved staircase leading to FOUR bedrooms. This main level is 1874 sq ft alone & is customized
OPEN HOUSE SAT, SUN, AUG 24,25 ; 2-4 PM. More than $300,000 in upgrades and 3100 sq ft of living space! Modern aesthetic in a traditional setting! - large, private west facing yard; trees, streets lined with parks, playgrounds and houses brimming with pride of ownership. An old fashioned family experience with proximity to everything - downtown, LRT, Stony Trail, Shopping, quick access to the Rockies. Dog/walk trails galore. Stunning cliff-side
Executive 1844 sq ft, 3+2 bedroom bungalow, located steps from the ridge in Silver Springs. Main floor with high end finishes plus exterior & grounds transformation. Unique maintenance-free private south courtyard is your oasis & the centerpiece of this property. Huge bright gourmet kitchen w/spectacular island, quartz counters, gorgeous custom-built cupboards & ceiling to floor patio doors opening to courtyard. Dining rm overlooks
Rare find, wonderful family home located on a 0.35-acre lot, backing onto the Bowmont Environmental Reserve with stunning views of the reserve, COP & mountain views. The home features 4 bedrooms above grade, including a spacious master which features a fireplace & private patio where you can enjoy the spectacular views. The main floor features formal living & dining rooms as well as kitchen & family room with fireplace &
WOW! STUNNING BUNGALOW offering over 2,300 sq. ‘ of gorgeous luxe living space. Top-to-Bottom renovation in 2017 created a rustic chic aesthetic w/ new roof structure for the 11 ft. vaulted ceiling. Features exposed beams, wood burning fireplace w/ 16th. Century surround. Abundance of natural light pours in from east/west exposure. OPEN PLAN main floor living, dining, kitchen, pantry, laundry, master, full bath + 2nd bedroom/office. Lower level
Wow! Outstanding $200,000 renovation makes this impressive town home stand out from all the rest! Amazing location in a gated community, backing onto a ravine with beautiful mountain views. Step into the vaulted entry & fall in love with the contemporary, open concept living area. Wall of window spans the back providing fantastic views & the new fireplace & built-in's in the family room are beautifully lit with accent lighting. Show
For more information about this listing, please click the “View Listing on REALTOR Website” link, or the “Brochure” button below. If you are on the REALTOR app, please click the "Multimedia" button. This bungalow has been professionally measured at 1586 sq. ft. of main floor living space and, with basement, over 2800 sq. ft. in total. A large 24'x26' foot detached garage with a gas line provides options for additional work space,
YOUR DREAM HOME AWAITS! Over 2900 ft.² of space!! Looking for a family home? You have found it here with 4 bedrooms upstairs! No space has been wasted in this home~ Enter this immaculate property through the stunning Pella wood front door. Enjoy the solid hardwood floors, flat ceilings, crown moulding, wood burning fireplace ~Kitchen includes granite counters, naturally stained solid cherry cabinets, tumbled marble backsplash, and porcelain
TONS of VALUE in this SILVER SPRINGS ESTATES 2 storey split! You will LOVE IT, from the GREAT CURB APPEAL w/MATURE trees on a LARGE 781 sq mt LOT, to the AWESOME location, + over 3155 sq ft of DEVELOPED living space w/NEW ROOF + some NEW WINDOWS! INSULATED dbl garage, WELCOMING entrance w/H/W flrs, SPACIOUS Living rm w/O-SIZED windows + STUNNING stone mantle, GORGEOUS kitchen w/GRANITE countertops incl ISLAND, TONS of MAPLE cabinetry
Set in a sensational family friendly cul-de-sac this superb home has a large private treed yard and has recently undergone a perfectly executed $150,000 renovation including; pecan hardwood floors, elegant new kitchen and eating bar, four remodelled bathrooms (like the kitchen, with high end fixtures and quartz counters), designer BM paint, new lighting and crown mouldings through-out - move in ready! Original touches like vaulted ceilings,
*OPEN HOUSE SAT 2-4:30 & SUN 1-4:30pm* AMAZING LOCATION for this Nu West CUSTOM CORNADO 2 STOREY SPLIT model sitting on a 0.33 ACRE LOT in a PRIVATE CUL-DE-SAC with a TERRACED backyard full of LOW MAINTENANCE shrubs and trees. This single owner home sits higher than the surrounding homes in the back, creating a PANORAMIC VIEW of downtown and Canada Olympic Park. OUTSTANDING CURB APPEAL with attractive brick pillars lining the long curved
Move-in, unpack & enjoy this beautifully updated home in the popular family community of Silver Springs just minutes walk to 2 elementary schools & neighbourhood greenspaces. Offering 3 comforting levels of air-conditioned living, this stylish two storey has 4 bedrooms, new designer kitchen plus newer roof, updated bathrooms, new paint & flooring. Sun-drenched living room with wood-burning fireplace & vaulted ceilings, open to
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Homes for Sale in Silver Springs, NW Calgary
Perched above the Bow River, purchasing a home in Silver Springs is purchasing joy. Joy that you can feel every time you look out at the sweeping vistas of Calgary and the Rocky Mountains right from your doorstep. Beyond the picturesque panoramas, you'll find plenty of mature trees to help give your home the feeling of seclusion while still being just 20 minutes driving distance from Downtown Calgary.
Single-family detached homes make up a large percentage of Silver Springs' real estate, most of which were built during the community's development in the 1970s and 1980s. That doesn't mean that the homes here aren't modern though; in fact, many of the homes for sale in Silver Springs have been extensively renovated and now feature some of the best interior design features in Calgary's Real Estate. These updated open-plan homes provide owners with all the modern conveniences with all the amenities of an established community. On top of all these amazing features, the homes for sale in Silver Springs can also feature:
Larger lots with mature landscaping
Renovated kitchens with hardwood floors and granite counter tops
Finished basements with additional bedrooms and family areas
Beautiful wood or gas fireplaces
Large decks for outdoor living
Reasons to Live in Silver Springs
The community of Silver Springs is lucky enough to have three schools that serve the area. Two of which are public schools—Silver Springs School and W.O Mitchell Elementary—and the other a private, Catholic school—Saint Sylvester School. The children of the public schools get to enjoy many wonderful school events including carnivals, organized hot lunches and even the occasional magic show. The schools of the area also try to make parent/teacher communication easier, allowing parents contact their child's teacher using social media as well more traditional methods.
At the heart of the community is the Silver Springs Association, a non-for-profit organization that is responsible for community events and programs. Such activities include swimming lessons, dance lessons and a variety of sports. On top of this, they also help maintain facilities such as the commercial kitchen, botanical gardens and two ice hockey rinks.
Officially known as the Bowmont Natural Area, "the ravine" doesn't just provide the perfect view of Calgary's low-lying areas, it also offers kilometers of walking trails, bike paths and the opportunity to discover Calgary's flora and fauna. While you're touring the trails and waterfalls in the area, you might be one of the lucky residents who manage to spot a beaver.
Whether you work in downtown Calgary and are looking for one of the easiest commutes, need quick easy access to the Calgary International airport or some of the shortest travel times to Banff & the Rocky Mountains, you'll find all of that & more in NW Calgary.
NW Calgarian's love the easy access to the outdoor activities:
•Walking, biking or off leash areas are either in the community or within 10 minutes
•Canada Olympic park with tons of summer & winter activities 10 minutes away
•Bowness park with lagoons, picnic areas & river pathways 10 minutes away
•Several golf courses within 5-15 minutes
•Bragg Creek 30 minutes away
•Banff National park for king & hiking is an hour away
Shopping in NW Calgary has several excellent choices depending on what you’re looking for.
There are a couple of major regional indoor shopping malls. The Market Mall is the largest anchored by the Bay & Sport Chek with all your favourite shops you find in most other major Canadian shopping centres with a few local retailers sprinklered in. Northland Mall is anchored by Walmart & Best Buy and offers shoppers a diverse group of mostly local retailers and services for variety. As well there are several larger and smaller strip malls and big box centres throughout the NW to choose from. A couple of the larger ones are: The Crowfoot Towne Centre which has a huge variety of shopping from major grocery stores to local restaurants, movie theatres, sport and medical facilities as well as wide variety of other shops and services. Beacon Hill is another which focuses more on the big box shops like Costco, Home Depot, Canada Tire and again a wide variety of other big box stores as well as several smaller shops & services are available.
Schools in NW Calgary are in abundance with many of the communities having their own elementary schools. Junior high and High schools are either located in the community for older areas or within 10 minutes if you’re driving for newer ones. Also located in the NW are The University of Calgary, Sait technical school and the Foothills Medical Centre offering top rated facilities for students wanting to further their educations.
Sports and recreation in the NW is anchored with The Calgary Stampeder's football stadium, Canada Olympic Park (skiing, luge and bobsled tracks, mountain biking and a high level training facility) and the new NW recreation centre, but that’s just the beginning. There’s an indoor soccer dome, tons of outdoor soccer fields, several local fastball and baseball diamonds, a variety of 9 and 18 hole public & private golf courses, all kinds of tennis and basket ball courts, water sports on the Bow River and all kinds of other parks and pathways for walkers & riders to enjoy.
One of NW Calgary's most popular family areas is the Bowness Park and Baker Park combination. Located across the Bow river from each other (connected by two bridges) they offer families areas to enjoy: paddle boating, picnics, wedding, disc golf, biking, walking, fishing, people watching or natural spaces to relax in.
The Calgary International airport is a 15-25 minute drive away and Calgary's Light rail transit system runs to all quadrants of the city from the NW Crowchild corridor including Downtown Calgary. There are train stations conveniently located at Brentwood/Varsity Acres, Dalhousie, Scenic Acres/Arbour Lake and Tuscany/Rocky Ridge/Royal Oak. Stoney Trail is the major ring road around Calgary and will soon make all quadrants of the city easily available to NW residents.
NW Calgary offers a little slower pace of life than most other quadrants of the city and residents seem to think that’s just fine.
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Listing information last updated on August 22nd, 2019 at 1:15am MDT.
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