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Briar Hill Hounsfield Heights Calgary Community and Home Search

Briar HIll Hounsfield Heights luxury homes for sale in CalgaryBriar Hill / Hounsfield Heights Calgary Inner City Community and Home Search

Briar Hill and Hounsfield Heights is a very desirable and popular inner city residential neighbourhood in northwest Calgary. Established in 1953, the area is located along an escarpment between Crowchild Trail and 14th Street only minutes from the downtown core.

Briar Hill and Hounsfield Heights homes have some of Calgary’s premium views of downtown and the south part of the city, as well as a breathtaking view of the Rocky Mountains to the West.

Another great attribute to the location of this community is its distance from the river; a great resource for staying in shape, or simply for relaxing with the family.

Many new infill developments are being built in the area because of its exceptional location and breathtaking views.

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  • 2215 12 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4161172

    Main Photo: 2215 12 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4161172
    $2,999,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4161172
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    265 m2
    One of Alberta's finest examples of Mid-century modern architecture situated on one of Calgary's largest estate lots. This breathtaking view property is well over half an acre of ridge living (100.5x233). Attractively set deep on the lot, the front yard becomes a beautiful frame for this architectural masterpiece. The backyard has space for any & all of your dreams, gardens, large trees for children’ playhouses & an outdoor pool can even comfortably fit. Expansive panes of glass allow light to enter rooms from various angles throughout this home’ multiple levels. Horizontal emphasis, open interior spaces, original wood work of the era, stone surround gas fireplace, Euro style kitchen, mudroom, five bedrooms, four bathrooms, games room & rec room with classic wet bar are just some of the highlights. With only two owners in its lifetime, this home has had all the stunning hallmarks of this design meticulously maintained. *Professionally measured to RMS Standards. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1313 22A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4161180

    Main Photo: 1313 22A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4161180
    $2,699,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4161180
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    311 m2
    Situated on a rare 55-foot-wide lot with unobstructed West views this Briar Hill home is stunning. The perfect family home finished with meticulous workmanship. Rich stucco & vast stonework add to the curb appeal & stand out among the rounded turret entrance that is striking inside & out. A curved staircase featuring stone wall greets you with two built-in benches to sit on & take it all in. Custom built-ins surround the gas fireplace in the den that overlooks the welcoming front yard. The great room features a grand wood burning fireplace, two sets of double sliding patio doors off the family room & nook leading you to an expansive concrete deck accessing the patio & yard. Two grand islands, Sub Zero fridge, Wolf stove, dishwasher drawers & full dishwasher plus hidden gem pantry with freezer complete the dream kitchen. Upstairs showcases a laundry room with sink & four generous bedrooms all with ensuites. The master suite is an oasis with his & her walk-in closets, private patio with mountain views & spa-like ensuite. The three kids’ bedrooms are furnished with Juliet balconies, ensuites, spacious closets, built-in desks & skylights. The fully developed walk out basement includes a fifth bedroom with ensuite, family room with wet bar, wine storage room & sliding patio doors to the backyard. An outside spiral staircase leads you up to the main floor. The large mud room with extra walk-in closet (ideal for seasonal storage) is connected to the heated, oversized FOUR car attached garage. The high ceilings would accommodate lifts for additional car storage, a car collectors dream! Power & in-floor heat make for the perfect shop. This pristine home shares practicality, style & charm. *Professionally measured to RMS standards. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1224 18A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4160999

    Main Photo: 1224 18A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4160999
    $1,695,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4160999
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    288 m2
    Beautiful inner city masterpiece! Tastefully finished custom home with approximately 4500 square feet of luxury living. This home offers a total of 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms! Brazilian cherry hardwood flows throughout the main floor AND the upper floor. The kitchen has custom built maple cabinetry and premium granite counter tops. The upper floor is upgraded with vaulted ceilings and boasts a total of 4 bedrooms, 2 of which have a jack and jill bathroom! The master bedroom has a 6 pc-ensuite, a spacious walk-in closet, and a rain shower with a steam system. You will not be disappointed with the in-floor heating in the basement bathroom & master ensuite. The basement has 2 spacious bedrooms, a recreation room with a wet bar, and a theatre room gleaming with cork flooring. There are sound systems installed throughout the home as well! Outside is a double detached garage, a large deck, and an underground irrigation system for the front & backyard for convenience! Call now for your private tour! More details
    RE/MAX IREALTY INNOVATIONS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1240 20 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4149499

    Main Photo: 1240 20 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4149499
    $1,599,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4149499
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    280 m2
    Prime Briar Hill location, stunning landscaping, brick walkways + patios, stone retaining walls, beautiful gardens, a private backyard oasis + oversized triple garage + workshop. Traditional character, river rock stone, + sprawling covered front veranda. Timeless curb appeal welcomes you to a grand entry, soaring ceiling foyer, a classic staircase with heritage style newel posts. Private den, formal living room, a 2-way fireplace that adjoins to a grand great room. The open kitchen offers a Viking gas cooktop, dual wall ovens, granite counters + walk-in pantry. A Generous dining room has access to the backyard deck & there is a rear mudroom entry + powder room. Open upper bonus room (could be a 4th bedroom up), walk-in laundry room, upstairs bathrooms have been renovated with modern elements. The master retreat has a gas FP, elegant ensuite + walk-in closet. Newly developed basement provides 2 additional bedrooms with custom built-ins, a 3 full bath. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2039 BRIAR Crescent NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4149078

    Main Photo: 2039 BRIAR Crescent NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4149078
    $2,590,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4149078
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    224 m2
    OPEN HOUSE Sat, Jan 20 from 2-4PM! This bright and sunny stunning walkout bungalow sits on one of the most spectacular lots on the ridge. Unobstructed panoramic views of downtown & the mountains from the kitchen, terraces, living room & master bedroom will take your breath away. Custom built down to every last detail, this home is a showpiece all on its own. The main floor features pristine Brazilian Cherry hardwood, Italian tile flooring, walnut coffered ceilings & solid doors, rich crown moldings, window casings & oversized windows showcasing the endless views from your south backyard. Entertain guests in your grand kitchen with rich floor to ceiling cabinetry & granite counter tops.Enjoy quiet evenings in your master retreat with a gas fireplace, gorgeous views & ensuite with a luxury steam shower. Second bdrm can double as a perfect study/office. Downstairs you will find a spacious open layout with heated floors & two additional bedrooms.This expansive lot is an impressive 145 x 85 ft across the back. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1227 19 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4147293

    Main Photo: 1227 19 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4147293
    $689,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4147293
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    100 m2
    Here is an opportunity that shouldn't be missed. A masterfully renovated home in beautiful Briar Hill featuring gleaming hardwood floors & a kitchen with granite counter tops & new maple cabinets. A befittingly situated bay window frames the park like west backyard. New windows throughout allow a bounty of light to shine in from all directions. The living room & dining room are spacious & bright. Newer 5-piece bathroom on the main floor includes an air jetted tub & custom shower. Garden doors off the master bedroom lead to a private deck. Two main floor bedrooms plus two downstairs make this an ideal home for family’ of all ages. Updated electrical throughout & Vac-U-Flo are added bonuses. Hardwood floors recently refinished. A second maple kitchen downstairs with cork floors, a full bathroom & hardwood make for a comfortable living space. There is no shortage of parking with front & rear driveways along with a single garage. It’s easy to entertain outdoors on the large concrete patio. Loads of green space in the oversized yard feels like living in the country. Move in or invest, it's your choice! More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1411 21A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4144304

    Main Photo: 1411 21A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4144304
    $1,995,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4144304
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    330 m2
    Grand, Briar Hill, European inspired residence is elegant and spacious with a combination of formal and open living spaces. An impressive foyer with formal dining room to one side and private office on the other leads to the great room with expansive built ins surrounding the fireplace and floor to ceiling windows. The modern, sleek kitchen features everything you could imagine meeting your family and large entertainment needs. Plus, there’s the perfect mudroom to help keep you organized and clutter free. A most luxurious private master suite with 2-way fireplace shared with the refined 5 piece ensuite and a walk in closet with organizers. 2 additional bedrooms each with an ensuite, a bonus room, laundry room and cozy reading nook finish out this upper level. Lower level is fully developed with full wet bar with built in wine racks, media room with feature fireplace and 2 more bedrooms. Spend evenings outdoors nice and warm around the stone fireplace in your West facing back yard. Triple, heated garage. More details
    CENTURY 21 BAMBER REALTY LTD.
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1827 11 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4135426

    Main Photo: 1827 11 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4135426
    $1,588,800
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4135426
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    227 m2
    With breathtaking downtown views & no expense spared construction, this Hounsfield Heights home showcases the essence of bliss. The upgraded windows & shingles, foam block & concrete construction for much improved insulation & sound reduction establish a warm & peaceful atmosphere. A bonus view of the elevated LRT line makes for a truly urban feel while the low maintenance landscaping of perennials, shrubs & trees plus water feature & pond make for tranquil living. The bright, open main floor offers over 1700 sq ft living space with multiple South facing windows & large deck off the kitchen & living room. A dual sided fireplace divides the “Great” room living area that has many beautiful focal points & kitchen featuring gas cook top, custom stainless-steel hood fan, wall of cabinets, pantry & unique dining room surrounded by windows. A walk-in closet & full bathroom accompany the main floor bedroom. Creating your own retreat is the entire upper floor Master suite where a walk-in closet, his & her sinks, custom shower, jetted tub, gas fireplace & private patio with sweeping views come together. The fully developed walkout lower level includes a third bedroom, full bathroom, family room with garden doors opening to a West facing private patio & access to the garage. The fully insulated, dry walled & painted dream garage accommodates 3 bays, a lift for a fourth car & is ready for your toys. *Professionally measured to RMS standards. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1912 10 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4130576

    Main Photo: 1912 10 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4130576
    • Basement
    • Main
    • Upper
    $1,100,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4130576
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    217 m2
    This wonderful home is located on a sunny, quiet road in Briar Hill. The main entryway has a wide, welcoming stairway & a generous landing entering into a beautiful, fully-upgraded home. The spacious living room boasts sparkling hardwood & huge, south facing windows shaded by trees. In the kitchen you'll find upgraded cabinetry, ss appliances, granite counters & a very comfortable family space with fireplace. The formal dining room has large windows looking out on to the terraced deck & back gardens. Also on this level, 3pc bath & office/spare room with bay window & large closet. Laundry located off the side entry to this home, in a smart, convenient location. Upstairs, 2 wonderful bedroom suites separated by wide balcony hallway, & huge forward deck with French doors & views over the city.Master bedroom has windows with a view over the city, a large ensuite with soaker tub, glass shower, enclosed toilet & walk-in closet. 2nd bedroom has a bay window with wide city views, huge closet & 4 pc ensuite. The lower floor of this home has 4th bedroom, & a large living room area with glass doors. This space is an excellent entertaining & family space. The back yard of this home is stunning! A 3-level deck, beautifully finished & detailed, large trees, loads of patio space, you will never want to come inside. A wonderful home in a great, established inner-city north west neighbourhood. Act now! More details
    RE/MAX HOUSE OF REAL ESTATE
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1916 10 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4125053

    Main Photo: 1916 10 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS® # C4125053
    $2,999,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4125053
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    7
    Floor Area:
    376 m2
    Completed in 2016 this architectural marvel has a stylish & romantic setting with soaring vaulted roof lines up to 32’. A wall of south facing windows evolves into 11 skylights enhancing the naturistic feel. The unique composition of window & door designs punctuates the views of the mountains, river valley & downtown. Mainfloor amenities include a front deck, living room, 3 storey central atrium, dining room, family room & sleek modern gourmet kitchen with separate prep bar & eating nook, stained Denca chestnut cabinetry, 14’ island seating 7 & a lit black glass wine cellar/display pantry. Through 3 sets of French doors explore a garden retreat or entertain on an intimate outdoor covered patio with a soothing water feature. The stunningly mature landscaped rolling private yard is perfect for any outdoor pleasure leading to the double garage which would make for an amazing artist’ retreat. From the second-floor master suite it feels like sleeping on the roof tops of Calgary’s downtown buildings. The spa like ensuite features an open European style 4 head shower, his & her sinks & soaker tub. A custom walk in closet, gas fireplace & private south patio compliment the master. Divided from the master via a bridge there are two additional bedrooms with full ensuites featuring floating designer vanities & cool custom showers with skylights. Ascend to the third floor; laundry & fourth bedroom with full bath & rec room including wet bar awaits. The “high” light of this stunning home is the full roof top patio revealing a gas fireplace, built in BBQ & dining nook plus custom crafted cozy seating area to relax & admire the skyline. The mudroom & full bathroom plus extensive storage maximize the basement & not to be forgotten is the triple front drive heated garage with durable epoxy coated floors, ample tire & tool storage. This masterfully crafted home will elevate all the senses. *Professionally measured to RMS standards. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
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Location

Amenities and Services

For inner city living, the convenience of having a medium sized shopping centre located directly in your community makes life easy. From shopping for groceries at Safeway, picking up your prescriptions at Shoppers Drug Mart, getting your watch fixed at Sears, or having your car fixed and serviced at Kal-Tire, North Hill Shopping centre has it all.World Health Gym is also situated in the basement of the mall.

Kensington is just south of the community as well, which has all your dining needs. Kensington has multiple well-known restaurants, pubs and shopping outlets including Brooklyn Clothing Company, Osteria de Medici, Peppinos Ristorante and Deli, Julio’s Barrio Mexican Restaurant and Lounge, Original Joe’s just to name a few.

Briar Hill and Hounsfield Heights also has a Public Library and a Police Station located beside North Hill Mall, as well as multiple recreational parks for your enjoyment.

Briar Hill Hounsfield Heights Schools

  • Briar Hill and Hounsfield Heights contain one Elementary School named Briar Hill Elementary School.
  • This school teaches kindergartens to grade six.
  • After graduation from grade six children will then move onto Queen Elizabeth Junior/Senior High School which provides education for students from grade seven to grade twelve.
  • Queen Elizabeth High School is located along 6th Avenue NW making its proximity from the community walking distance for any student.

Briar Hill Hounsfield Heights Demographics

As a Calgary infill and inner city home buyer it is good to know some of the actual statistics for the communities you are looking into. Some pertinent demographics include (City of Calgary, Civic Census 2009)

  • Ages 24 and below – 16.5%
  • Ages 25 to 54 – 35.3%
  • Ages 55 and up – 48.2%
  • Average household income – $61,207 (Statistics Canada, 2006 Census)
  • Percentage of population with a High School Diploma or higher – 89.7%
  • Ratio of residents who own their property – 75.1%
  • Ratio of residents who rent their property – 24.9%

Public Transportation

Lions Park train station is located within Briar Hill and Hounsfield Heights on the south side of North Hill Mall, along 14th Avenue NW.  Bus routes from Lions Park can get you going wherever you need to go in Calgary.

Route 19, route 40, route 89, route 91, route 119, route 404, route 405 and route 414 all stop at the station. These routes service 16th Avenue NW, Crowfoot, MacEwan, Brentwood, Foothills Hospital, North Hill, Greenwood and 14th Street cross-town.

Briar Hill and Hounsfield Heights Boundaries Are:

  • Northern Border – 16th Avenue from Crowchild Trail to 14th Street NW
  • Eastern Border – 14th Street NW from 16th Avenue NW to 8th Avenue NW
  • Southern Border – 8th Avenue NW / 9th Avenue NW from 14th Street NW to Crowchild Trail
  • Western Border – Crowchild Train from 9th Avenue NW to 16th Avenue NW

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