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.
Rare 3300 sq ft custom built home w/ triple garage on a quiet cul-de-sac - just the 2nd home in 10 years to hit the market on this exclusive street. There are many features of this 6 bedroom home that can't all be described here. The main floor features an open to above entrance, living room, dining room, kitchen, family room w/ fireplace, powder room, laundry room & bedroom w/ full ensuite & elevator shaft to the walkout basement.
In one of Northwest Calgary's most coveted locations is this lovingly maintained custom home backing onto a wooded ravine & Bow River Pathway surrounded by breathtaking views of the trees & Canada Olympic Park. This wonderful 4 bedroom / 3 bath home has beautiful hardwood floors & vaulted ceilings, oversized 2 car garage & lush backyard with patio & bubbling ornamental pond & fountain. Sensational open design featuring
Exquisitely transformed, rare 1844 sq ft, 3+2 bedroom executive bungalow, located steps from the ridge in Silver Springs. $600k+ spent on full exterior + grounds + main floor interior transformation. Picturesque & welcoming private south courtyard is your oasis to relax, entertain and/or watch the kids play. Huge bright gourmet kitchen w/spectacular island, quartz counters, gorgeous custom-built cupboards & ceiling to floor patio doors
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
LOCATION, LOCATION,LOCATION!!Check out this stunning, fully developed walk out bungalow with million $$$ views of downtown, COP and the mountains and over 2600 sq ft of living space. Step in to the bright open floorplan with hardwood flooring and slate tile throughout.The main floor boasts a spacious living room with vaulted ceilings and plenty of windows, dining room and galley kitchen upgraded with granite and stainless appliances. Walk out on
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,
This amazing home was fully renovated by the owner/designer in 2008. The open and contemporary floor plan provides impressive finishing and additional improvements since the transformation. The centerpiece of this home is the fully custom chef’s kitchen, offering you the perfect blend of design, utility, new fridge and a professional AGA oven. The kitchen interacts seamlessly with the casually elegant dining room and living room, perfect to
RARE LOCATION OPPORTUNITY! This 3 +2 bedroom bungalow boasts almost 1500 square feet above grade and is situated on a pie lot backing onto the "Birth Place Forest". If you have been searching for a quiet, tranquil spot to enjoy your backyard this is it. Fully developed basement adds 2 more bedrooms, 3 piece shower and huge family room. Gorgeous newer kitchen with upgraded appliances and quartz countertops. Stunning, renovated main
Welcome to the beautiful community of Silver Springs in NW Calgary. This large bungalow has been beautifully renovated & completely remodelled to a stylish contemporary home. This corner lot west facing home features 2 sunken living rooms, 3 upper bedrooms, a lower recreation room and 4th bedroom featuring 2 full bathrooms. Enjoy the gorgeous open design floor plan, the big picture windows, new engineered hardwood flooring, a dining nook
OPEN HOUSE SAT JUNE 22 2-4 5 STAR RATING. This home is 5 stars all around. Star 1 - location in Silver Springs, a hidden gem in the NW - full of parks, dog walking areas, play grounds & schools. Close to all major roadways, shopping & LRT. Star 2 - maintenance free exterior & landscaping including new siding, windows & roofing. Includes a concrete patio with new hot tub & lots of perennials to enjoy. Star 3 - updated interior
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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 June 24th, 2019 at 1:45pm MDT.
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