Elbow Park is one of Calgary’s most beautiful, oldest and wealthiest communities. It’s borders are to the South and East by Elbow River, to the East by Elbow Drive, to the north by Council Way and on the West side by 14 Street West. It was annexed to the City of Calgary in 1907 and developed around 1910. In City Council it is represented by Ward 8 Councillor and the Ward 11 Councillor.
River Park and Stanley Park, developed in the Elbow River valley, border the community.
Situated on one of the most coveted streets in Elbow Park, perched on the ridge above Elbow Park Tennis Club and dog park. With nearly three million dollars in extensive renovations, this home offers luxury design and finishes throughout. A true embodiment of indoor/outdoor living with a generous stone patio, outdoor kitchen, hot tub, fire pits, and a beautifully landscaped yard backing onto the ridge with breathtaking views. Impeccably curated by Mitchell Design House, this home offers unique details throughout including Brazilian Cherry hardwood, a French 18th Century Marble Fireplace, a circular transitional hallway, visual sightlines, custom built-ins throughout, chilled wine room, hidden door to a home office, hand-laid silver leaf details, Silver Wave marble fireplace surrounds, Wolf & SubZero appliances, and an HD golf simulator. Upstairs is home to 5 spacious bedrooms including the master retreat with extensive closet storage space, a sunny sitting area, and a spa-inspired ensuite. The lower level offers ample cedar-lined storage and recreation space including billiards room with bar, media area, golf simulator, and large fitness area. A great inner-city location near great schools, easy access to downtown, parks, walking distance to the Elbow River, and some of Calgary’s best shops and restaurants in Mission. With too much to mention, this home must be seen to be appreciated.More details
Gracefully situated on one of the most prestigious and private streets in Calgary boasting 147' of Riverfront Property, this historic residence is a masterpiece in beautiful detail and a reflection to the pioneer family that first resided within. Designed in the Tudor Revival style by William Stanley Bates and Gilbert Hodgson in 1912, the home was commissioned by the original owner, James Hossack Woods and his wife Leonora Christine, and was known during their residency as “The Gables”. Inside the 5,000+ square foot home, tasteful renovations including a brand new kitchen, are sure to please the modern eye. Meanwhile hints of original details tell the story of an early pioneer family that laid the groundwork for the publishing industry in Calgary. The grand foyer welcomes you and the formal living room offers panoramic Elbow River views and tasteful fireplace. The gourmet kitchen offers professional grade stainless steel appliances including a new stove and large island. Upstairs, 4 large bedrooms including the master suite await, which offers a luxurious 5-piece ensuite bathroom. The lower level features a recreation room, office, natural wine cellar, infrared sauna and enough space for a potential gym. Other details include coffered ceilings, crown mouldings, hardwood flooring throughout the main floor, plantation shutters, spray foam insulation in the attic, new roof, renovated/rebuilt west garage with space for a live-in Nanny/secondary office, multiple air filters on both furnaces (Hepa, VOC, Ozonator), new custom front door, new maintenance-free rear deck and railing, alarm system, speakers/audio system throughout and detached garage with washroom and second washer/dryer. Flood prevention ensures peace of mind which includes 2 generators, external pump and sump pumps, tiger dam (available with house sale) and sewer back-up preventer. Woods moved to Calgary in 1907 where he became editor and managing director of the Calgary Herald, and later also became vice-president of The Calgary Herald Publishing Co. Own a piece of Calgary’s history, on the nicest lot on the river and appreciate the plethora of enjoyments that coincide.More details
Larger than life!! This grand family estate home situated on a 77'x128' lot provides an exuberant amount of space for your family to sprawl out while encompassing an ideal layout for both your family and entertaining. Designed by Paul Lavoie, this six bedroom home features stunning millwork, an abundance of large windows permitting natural light to flow throughout, and high-end fixtures. Main floor living room showcases a gas fireplace with built-ins and a moveable feature art wall which hides the tv. A wall of windows provides copious amounts of light into the space and a custom homework station allows kids to study without distractions. A magnificent kitchen will call upon your inner chef with an extensive centre island, floor-ceiling cabinetry, high-end professional appliances including Wolf gas cooktop, built-in panelled SubZero fridge and drawer freezers, and a built-in coffee maker. Every day meals can be enjoyed in the adjacent breakfast nook that overlooks the south exposed backyard. A splendid formal dining room with butler's pantry features a dishwasher and wine fridge while a formal front living room offers a fantastic custom designed art wall with wood fireplace. Additionally the main floor welcomes a home office with access to the front deck and main floor bedroom with full ensuite. Upstairs boasts a home library with wall of bookshelves, and four bedrooms, all with their own full ensuite. The opulent master is a tranquil masterpiece with private deck overlooking valley views, his + her walk-in closets, impeccable custom shoe wardrobe, and divine 6pc ensuite with double vanities showcasing televisions within the mirrors! The third floor is home to a spacious bonus room with skylights, downtown city views, and plenty of space for a kids games area or craft room. The lower level presents a home gym, stunning wine cellar, guest bedroom, utility room with dog wash station and additional laundry hookups, and access to the rare attached 4-car garage. A beautiful south exposed landscaped backyard embraces valley views with plenty of yard for kids to play. A lower patio with built-in grilling kitchen is a plus for entertaining with friends and family. Additional features in this home: Control 4 System, lots of storage, and roughed in for an elevator. Primely situated near many walking paths, great schools, Glencoe, Marda Loop and downtown. Come and see this extraordinary home before it's gone!More details
A beautiful family home tucked into the heart of Upper Elbow Park. Close to parks, top schools, shopping and The Glencoe Club. Architecture by Marvin Dejong and construction by Empire Homes. Quality positively radiates from every detail and finish throughout the astounding 8600+ square feet of development. Great for a large or growing family. Impressive formal entry with 11' ceilings, custom front door and hand-forged railings. Formal sitting room incorporates library and home office space and features a wood-burning rundle-rock fireplace. Gorgeous formal dining room will allow you to host large groups of family and friends and 2 pivoting doors open to the family room to create a less formal feel. Extraordinary chef's kitchen has endless custom cabinetry, enormous island with seating on 3 sides, Miele appliance package (full-height fridge and freezer, 4 ovens, 2 dishwashers, coffee machine and speed oven), Subzero wine fridge, 3 separate sinks and a large butler's pantry that also connects to the mud room. Family room is open to the kitchen and features a wood-burning rundle-rock fireplace and built-in 86" TV. Both the kitchen and family room overlook the sunny and private west yard. Craftsman staircase leads up to 4 bedrooms on the 2nd level. Expansive and luxurious primary suite has a beautiful bedroom with pocket doors, gorgeous ensuite (separate vanities, Kohler spa tub, zero-threshold steam shower and private water closet), extensive walk-in closet (open and covered storage) and a coffee station with sink and fridge. The balance of the 2nd floor holds a laundry room (2 washer and 2 dryers) and 3 large bedrooms with wonderful built-ins. Open and flexible top level has a 2nd family room, games/craft space, 3 piece bath and storage room. Unbelievable lower level has hardwood over the heated slab, ceilings as high as 12' and extends under the rear yard to connect to the triple attached garage. Main recreation room with 86" TV is open to a wet bar with back-lit onyx feature wall. Also a sunken games room (great billiard or card room), wine room, large home-gym, theatre-media room, 5th bedroom and 3 piece bath with steam. A 2nd mud room-service hall (full height Miele fridge and freezer, and 2nd laundry) offers loads of storage. Control 4 home automation. Extensive professional landscaping and snow-melt under all sidewalks and the terrace. The rear yard is private and low maintenance with a wood-burning fireplace and custom green house. Oversized triple garage with 9' high vehicle doors. A truly exceptional residential opportunity.More details
Exceptional and rare combination of the finest location, lot and luxury family home. Tree-canopied Riverdale Avenue is one of the most beautiful and prestigious addresses in the City. Close to parks, top schools, shopping and just minutes to downtown. This substantial lot (64' x 120') features lush, professionally landscaped grounds with a sunny south rear exposure and totally private yard. Remarkable rebuild-renovation of the nearly 4200 square feet by Avant Homes + Gardens and architect Mark Russell. Substantial further improvements by the current owner. Outstanding curb appeal with perfect symmetry and extensive red brick. Generous foyer accented with custom paneling and an organic-sculptural stairwell. Discreet powder room and walk-in closet off the entry. On either side, french doors lead to an intimate den with wood burning fireplace (contemporary concrete surround) and to a bright home office (or formal dining space). Full-width, open plan across the rear of the home, with large windows overlooking the yard. The sun-washed great room has paneling and built-ins, and the large casual dining area has access to the terrace. Chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry, sparkling stainless accents, Wolf and Subzero appliances, island, main and prep sinks and lots of storage. Adjacent mudroom to keep the family organized. Upstairs you'll find an extravagant master suite with marble-clad ensuite bath and enormous 200 square foot walk-in closet with centre island (originally a 4th bed). 2 additional bedrooms, a 5 piece house bath and laundry (sink and hang dry) complete the upper level. Fully developed down with sprawling family-media room, bedroom, full bath, excellent storage and fitness (or 5th bedroom). Incredible yard with large dining terrace with fireplace, lower patio, hot tub and a newly-built oversized double garage with storage room, epoxy floor and glass doors to the yard. Triple mint and move-in ready.More details
Why take two years to build new, and have to pay todays sky high construction costs?? This elegantly understated 4400 sqft, 3 bedroom, 6 bathroom home, with a triple car garage is move-in ready!!! Nestled on a quiet no through street, fronting onto a reserve park on the north side of the Elbow River in East Elbow Park, just steps to the river pathway, this home will not disappoint! Value priced at well under current replacement construction cost at $2,675,000, this is an amazing deal for the discriminating buyer. You know what they say about real estate...LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!! Don't miss out on this gem! Located at 234 40th Ave SW.More details
Situated on beautiful, prestigious Lansdowne Avenue, this gorgeous executive central hall plan family home was designed by McDowell & Associates & showcases over 5,332 sq. ft of elegant living space on 3 levels. Welcoming you into this stunning home is a grand foyer which opens to the second level, the main level is adorned with beautiful intricate hardwood floors. To the left of the foyer, the gorgeous formal living room with large windows & wood-burning fireplace overlooks the beautiful tree-lined street. To the right, the formal dining area with ample space for large dinner parties opens to the front veranda through French doors, creating an optimal space for entertaining. The well-appointed chef’s kitchen with granite counter tops, large island/breakfast bar with ample seating, an abundance of storage space & stainless steel appliances provides access to the back yard & private entertaining space & sides onto a family room with curved wall of windows, custom built-in storage and another wood-burning fireplace. Additionally, the main floor is completed with an office & den (which could be an additional bedroom), mudroom with direct access to the garage & 2 piece main bath. The upper level overlooks the foyer with custom bench seating under a wall of windows, 3 spacious bedrooms including the master retreat with a large walk-through closet that leads to the stunning 5 piece ensuite including a stand alone deep soaker tub & dual sinks, separate oversized shower & skylight. 2 additional bedrooms each with their own walk-in closets & private ensuites & spacious laundry area with custom cabinetry, folding counter & a Juliet balcony overlooking the private backyard. The pleasing fully developed lower level boasts a large recreation/media room, large bar area with custom storage, wine room, exercise room (which could be used as an additional bedroom) and 3 piece bath with oversized shower. Ample space to add in another bedroom. Additional features include a triple attached garage, rear courtyard/entertaining area with another wood-burning fireplace & beautiful crown molding throughout. The Timeless elegance this home presents is not to be missed. Conveniently located close to Sandy Beach, Riverpark, Elbow River pathway system, The Glencoe Club, excellent schools, trendy 17th Avenue and 4th Street shopping & dining & just minutes to the core.More details
EXCEPTIONAL Value & UNLIMITED Potential. SELLER is prepared to subdivide land subject to the ACCEPTED offer. Characterize this Beautiful Custom Walkout Bungalow in Highly Sought-After Upper Elbow Park. One of the Biggest Inner-City Lots in Calgary a Massive 115x125 ft Lot, backing onto RIVER PARK. Fully developed, 3 bedrooms, 4 Bathroom home showcases a Spacious Gourmet Kitchen with an abundance of Custom Detailing & Upgraded Cabinetry, Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances & Wine Fridge. The Main Level offers Stunning Maple Hardwood, an impressive & spacious Living/Dining room w Vaulted Ceilings, Large Windows, Gas Fireplace & Upper Deck w Private Views. Large Master Bedroom offers Vaulted Ceilings, a Spa-Like En-suite w Steam Shower & Custom-Built Closet w ample Storage Space. Sunny West-Facing Backyard w Mature Landscaping, Private Pool & Patio. Just mins from Downtown, ideally located near the Glencoe, River & walking paths.More details
Designed by well know architect Marvin DeJong and built in 2006 centre hall traditional home sits on top of the Ridge in Upper Elbow Park. The lot benefits having a development free park land behind it, ensuring an uninterrupted view eastward and guaranteeing beautiful morning sunrises. As you enter this custom home you are greeted by a foyer with views to the main living area at the rear of the house To the left of the entry sits the living room with large west facing windows and a gas fireplace. To the right sits the dining room with room to sit 8-10 people and has another gas fireplace Custom built onsite crown mouldings and baseboards run throughout the main floor.The large family room and open concept kitchen are in the rear with unobstructed east views A 3rd gas fireplace framed by a contemporary dark wood mantle highlight the centre of the room. The space above the fireplace is wired for TV and is connected to an AV cabinet in the walk in pantry. Site finished hardwood floors extend throughout the main floor and into the chefs kitchen designed by Denca.The custom full height glass fronted cabinetry was designed to match a panelled 36" Sub Zero fridge and freezer The kitchen is well equipped with a six burner gas Thermador cooktop and matching Thermador wall ovens. Storage includes a large pantry with 36 bottle wine fridge Adjacent to the kitchen is an additional eating area with built in bench and custom computer or work desk There is a fantastic mudroom and large walkin closet with custom cabinetry at the rear leading to the backyard and garage.The 2nd floor features 3 of the homes 5 bedrooms ,including a large master suite with 5 pc. bath (renovated in 2017) large walk in closet again with custom cabinetry , The other 2 bedrooms feature mirrored ensuite baths with heated floors and large walk in closets. The 2nd floor also offers a laundry room and office or library with more custom cabinetry The basement features 9' ceilings, and an 800 bottle temperature and humidity controlled wine cellar. the cellar shelving is California redwood and the floor is slate. A custom media centre is located in the basement as well. The media centre was designed to house a 60" TV and much storage. There is also a 9' Olhausen pool table that will remain with the house. There are two additional rooms that could be used as guest rooms, nanny quarters or a home gym. Both have walk in closets and share access to a full bath.The exterior is clad in brown cedar shakes and natural dry stacked Rundle stone highlighted by a full width stone porch and custom solid wood front door. The front of the house features award winning landscaping including tiered flower beds and grassy areas separated by a Rundle stone retaining wall. The backyard features a large textured concrete patio that offers ample room for furniture and a natural gas line to the barbeque. The spacious 2 car garage has just been updated with epoxy floor, has plenty or storage and is heated.More details
Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a charming 1910 character home in desirable Elbow Park! This private .39 acre (100’ x 165’) family home is set back on a magnificent flat, sub-dividable lot surrounded by mature trees and boasting stunning views of the Elbow River. Perfect fly fishing right out the door. Set above the flood plain and not affected in 2013, this energy-efficient home with new 50 year roof (2016) is conveniently located walking distance to Elbow Park School, Glencoe Club, Calgary Golf and Country Club, River Park, Sandy Beach, Elbow Park Community Association/Tennis courts, Britannia shopping centre AND only a 10 minute drive to downtown! Pride in ownership is evident the moment you enter this elegantly appointed 5700 SqFt (total), 6/7 bedroom home. Beautiful hardwood floors, newer windows (2007), coffered ceilings, crown moulding, decorative detailing/lighting, custom built-ins and 3 gas fireplaces (2007), each with unique artistry, make appearances throughout. Perfect for luxurious family living and entertaining, this home boasts a serene living room, spacious dining room and a chef’s kitchen (1998) with ample cabinetry, professional appliances, pantry and breakfast nook overlooking the backyard. Not to be missed is the fantastic family/games/media room extension complete with vaulted/beamed ceilings and fireplace. Upstairs are 6 generous bedrooms including a master with updated ensuite (2001), sitting area and abundant closet space. Should you desire a 7th bedroom, the master can be modified to accommodate. The fully developed basement is up to you. Extra storage, play room, wine cellar ... you decide. The backyard is spectacular with the perfect mix of hard and soft landscaping, the perfect setting for outdoor entertaining or hosting a bunch of kids after school for a badminton match or a game of tag. Last but not least is the oversized 2-car garage (1999) with workshop and garden storage. AND should you need 4 cars, there is an extra parking pad off the paved alley! Don’t Miss It!More details
Gorgeous executive family home in desirable Elbow Park, well situated back from the boulevard (25 meters) !! This 5 bedroom (4 above grade), 3.5 bathroom luxury home offers 4054 square feet of living space. Very elegantly presented both inside + outside, ideal for both family life + entertaining. The house has been lovingly maintained + with substantial renovations since it was designed + completed in 2004. See supplements for the extensive list on renovations + upgrades. Pleasing contemporary curb appeal, welcoming entrance with designer floor to ceiling feature screen , enlarged front closet + open staircase to the upper level with glass stainless steel railings + glass panels. The very spacious great room at the front of the house has an abundance of windows, gas fireplace + built in cabinetry. The back of the house which includes the large renovated kitchen, informal dining room + family room with newer gas fireplace has fabulous views of the beautifully landscaped + sunny south backyard. The kitchen offers an abundant amount of storage space including large pantry units as well as a big island with granite + professional appliances. Upstairs there are 4 very roomy bedrooms as well as a designated office with hardwood flooring. The primary bedroom is luxurious with a two sided ribbon gas fireplace, huge dressing room , custom cabinets with drawer units, built-in upholstered king head board + boutique style ensuite with dual vanities, drop in tub + walk-in open shower. The lower level is developed with cork flooring, guest room, rec area, laundry + storage. Underdrive double attached garage. The backyard is absolutely exquisite + very private with stunning landscaping, a very large deck to accommodate an outdoor lounge with stainless steel fireplace, dining table , BBQ + outdoor kitchen space. Exceptional value for this gorgeous property, walking distance to Elbow Park school + very close to Marda Loop, Glencoe Club, the river pathway system + downtown. Seller is a licensed/registered Real Estate Broker in the Province of Alberta.More details
Privately nestled just steps from the Glencoe Club in historic Elbow Park, this exquisite 3 bedroom home abounds with intricate details & offers over 4,300 sq ft of luxurious living space. The unique feature of this property is the expansive west facing front yard, which is engulfed by privacy, trees & sunlight. Your children will have so much yard to play in & the entertaining capacity is endless. The main level is adorned with hardwood floors & showcases a gorgeous living room with stone feature wall with fireplace, intricate ceiling detail & ample space for a grand piano. A formal dining area with ample space for large dinner parties is open to the living room, creating an elegant space for entertaining. Up a few steps, is a chef-inspired kitchen appointed with granite counter tops, large island, an abundance of storage space, stainless steel appliances & breakfast nook with built-in seating & wet bar. A 2 piece powder room completes the main level. The second level introduces a bonus room with built-ins, den/office, 2 bedrooms (one with a 3 piece ensuite), a 4 piece main bath & laundry. The secluded master retreat encompasses the top level & is a true private oasis hosting a sitting/office area with double sided fireplace, bedroom with vaulted ceiling & spa-inspired 7 piece ensuite with relaxing jetted tub, separate shower, dual sinks & private water closet & third sink. Basement development includes a large recreation/games room. Ideally located a few blocks to Elbow River pathways & close to 4th Street shops & restaurants, excellent schools, shopping, public transit & just minutes to the downtown core.More details
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