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.
SIX (6) Bedrooms in a very well kept 3354 sq ft custom built home w/ triple garage & a fully finished 9’ ceiling walkout basement in an exclusive NW area. 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 for those with mobility issues featuring a roomy main floor bedroom w/ full
OPEN HOUSE SAT/SUN OCT 19/20 2-4:00 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 views
Unbelievable Opportunity To Own In Silver Springs. Located across from the golf course and green space with walking paths. This fully updated bungalow offers five bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and boasts superior upgrades which are too many to mention. Step inside to an open concept floor plan. Living room with custom wood burning Fire Place, built in dining nook banquet & executive gourmet kitchen w/quartz counters, stainless steel appliances
Spacious 1844 sq ft, 3+2 bedroom bungalow, located steps from the ridge in Silver Springs, features main floor renovation with high end finishes plus exterior & grounds transformation. Unique maintenance-free yard & private south courtyard. Huge bright gourmet kitchen w/spectacular island, quartz counters, gorgeous custom-built cupboards & ceiling to floor patio doors opening to courtyard. Dining rm overlooks family rm w/fireplace
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,
Fantastic house located in the desirable lower South East section of Silver Springs Community. This home is close to parks, walking paths, the ravine and the Bow River. Completely newly renovated with custom shelving and high-quality flooring. The next spacious mudroom welcomes you into a beautiful, open concept living room with tons of natural lift, renovated with custom wooden shelving. The kitchen is decorated with cool colour schemed
Look no further! This home is a rare gem in the desirable community of Silver Springs! With 2 spacious levels of finished space, this 2-storey home has loads of features, including a double-attached garage and an unfinished basement awaiting your creative touch! The main floor opens to gleaming hardwood flooring, a calming gas fireplace, main floor guest bedroom/office space and open concept living room/kitchen combination. The fully-loaded
Mechanics dream garage ! OVERSIZED HEATED GARAGE that fits trucks & SUV’s. A driveway big enough for 5-6 vehicles , Alley and a backyard big enough for another garage all in this sought after rare home in Silver Springs -Over 2900 ft.² of space!! Looking for a family home? You have found it here ! Close to schools and parks ! Enter this immaculate property through the stunning wood front door. Enjoy the solid hardwood floors, flat ceilings,
Set in a sensational family friendly cul-de-sac this renovated home has recently undergone a perfectly executed and documented $150K renovation including; elegant new quartz kitchen and eating bar, four remodelled (quartz) bathrooms, pecan hardwood floors, designer paint, new windows, doors and crown mouldings through-out. Original touches like vaulted ceilings, fireplace and custom millwork add warmth to the clean modern lines. New roof and
This family home perfectly set within a culdesac in the active community of Silver Springs. Inside the home, the open living space is accentuated with hardwood floors and large windows allowing ample natural light. The open formal dining room, living room with fireplace, kitchen, and breakfast nook provide a perfect space to entertain. The kitchen boasts granite countertops, walk-in pantry, and upgraded stainless steel appliances. Upstairs is
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
“Renovation” is an understatement, this home fells brand new. Extensively renovated top to bottom, inside and out. New windows, doors, roofing and mechanicals etc. Even the landscaped yard and concrete is all new. This picture perfect bi-level with an attached single car garage features a total of 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths and 2 fireplaces. Large windows allow the natural sunlight to flood the home. Other phenomenal differentiating details
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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 October 20th, 2019 at 4:00pm MDT.
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