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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®# C4221621

    Main Photo: 2215 12 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4221621
    $2,399,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4221621
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,738 sq. ft.
    Rarely does a lot of this size and caliber come to market. A triumph of Mid-century architecture perfectly situated on one of Calgary’s largest lots with lush grounds and expansive views. Endless opportunities with renovating the existing residence, building a new masterpiece or possibly subdividing the land to suit two estate homes, (100.5 x 233 lot). With over half an acre of ridge living, the current owners have made this home into an enclave of pristine living space showcasing pride of ownership with a touch of retro-modern flare. The grounds provide a perfect setting for any outdoor activity one could imagine. The multiple levels grand totaling over 4600 sqft of living space provide privacy for the growing family yet offer open spaces great for entertaining. This classic layout holds generous proportions with a gracious flow to each room boasting a large front foyer, formal living and dining rooms, restored European kitchen, 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, mudroom, recreation room with classic wet bar and games room. The original stone surround fireplace, vintage wallpaper accents and original woodwork of the era will be appreciated by the discerning buyer. This property presents as a dream that only comes about once in a lifetime. The vibrant community of Briar Hill is built on an escarpment and is infamous for its spectacular views. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1224 19 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4218293

    Main Photo: 1224 19 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4218293
    $567,800
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4218293
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,011 sq. ft.
    Curb appeal bungalow with over 1,010 sq.ft is located in the desirable inner city community of Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill, steps away from the Lions park LRT station, SAIT, Northhill Mall, Hospital, all levels of school, and easy access to Downtown. Beautiful garden with trees, shrubs at the back with duel decks & the private patio. Gleaming hardwood flooring throughout on main level, except kitchen and bathroom. Cozy bright living room with large windows & the portable electric fireplace, spacious kitchen with built in table & sitting bench. Two good sized bedrooms on main level. Fully developed basement provides extra bedroom with sub-floor, recreation room with lots of natural light from few windows . Lots of storage area. Upgraded items including...main bathroom, furnace & hot water tank replaced in 2011, windows 3-4 years ago, electrical panel (2008), shingles and newer appliances....... More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (MOUNTAIN VIEW)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1214 21 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4217542

    Main Photo: 1214 21 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4217542
    $1,699,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4217542
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    3,209 sq. ft.
    Exceptional location in the heart of Briar Hill, situated across from the Elementary playground. Providing elevated picturesque views & ample natural sun, with character curb appeal for this ideal family home. Enjoy serene sunsets from the front veranda with wood soffit ceilings and concrete columned banister. Functional floor plan with a large foyer, private study with wood detailing, coffered ceilings + wainscotting. There is a spacious mudroom, main floor laundry, powder room, formal dining room and the heart of the home is the gourmet kitchen with open great room design. Massive center island + counter bar, granite counters, oversized gas stove with dual ovens, butcher block countertops, + large pantry. 3 bedrooms upstairs, spacious master w/ reading room & 3-way fireplace + elevated balcony with views. Ensuite with steam shower, 2 walk-in closets with second private powder room. Fully developed down, 4th bedroom + gym. *2 car garage with loft, generous wood deck, fully fenced and completely private. Oversized Double Garage, with 2 extra height double doors to fit 2 SUV's with ski box's. Storage loft in garage makes for unique alternate use possibilities. Note custom Kitchen cabinets are Beachwood with rare, pewter (silver) glazing. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1927 BRIAR Crescent NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4215897

    Main Photo: 1927 BRIAR Crescent NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4215897
    $1,550,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4215897
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,306 sq. ft.
    REMARKABLE BRIAR CRESCENT 9289 SQUARE FOOT BUILDING LOT ON THE RIDGE! THIS SUPERB LOCATION RENDERS MAGNIFICENT CITY AND PANORAMIC VISTAS AND IS NOW OFFERED FOR SALE! FOR THE DISCERNING BUYER, THIS PROPERTY OFFERS AN ARRAY OF POSSIBILITIES WITH THE EXISTING CHARMING BRICK BUNGALOW OFFERING 2 BEDROOMS UP, A 5 PIECE BATH, A LARGE OPEN LIVING / DINING AREA AND LARGE KITCHEN ALL TAKING ADVANTAGE OF THE MAGNIFICENT VANTAGE POINTS THIS PREMIUM LOT HAS TO OFFER! THE LOWER LEVEL OFFERS A THIRD BEDROOM, 3 PIECE BATH, LAUNDRY & MUD ROOM, REC ROOM WITH FIREPLACE AND BAR AND SIDE DRIVE DOUBLE ATTACHED GARAGE! LIVE IN, RENT OUT, RENOVATE OR DEMOLISH AND BUILD THE CASTLE OF YOUR DREAMS...PROFESSIONALLY DRAWN PLANS ARE INCLUDED FOR A PALATIAL 4184 SQUARE FOOT TWO STOREY SHOW CASING A FABULOUS 4 CAR GARAGE DOUBLE FRONT AND DOUBLE UNDERGROUND!! ENCASED IN A MYRIAD OF WINDOWS AND OPULENT STONE ACCENTS, THIS NEW BUILD PLAN WILL ENTICE THE MOST DISCRIMINATING OF TASTES! 1927 BRIAR CRESCENT - YOUR DREAM HOME AWAITS! More details
    Listed by CIR REALTY
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1403 17A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4210823

    Main Photo: 1403 17A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4210823
    $1,050,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4210823
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,210 sq. ft.
    ***Open House Sunday, Jan 13: 11:00-1:00*** Situated on an impressive 52x130’ corner lot in Hounsfield Hts is this beautifully maintained 2,210 sf home with upgraded kitchen, baths, and downtown views. Designed main offers multiple living spaces and formal dining. Entry boasts floor-to-ceiling windows and highlights the cedar woodwork. Kitchen hosts granite counters & is loaded with storage, plus ample space for a dinette. Three beds up plus bonus room opens to the balcony offering downtown views. Master features walk-through closet leading to the ensuite with walk-in shower. Finished basement with family room, office, bed, & laundry room. Landscaped yard boasts years of care & attention to detail – easily build a fence to create your own private oasis. Rear yard houses your own Gentleman’s Garage - 30’x24’double with motorcycle stall, room on the paving-stone pad for more and loads of storage space inside. Prime location in a prestigious neighborhood, just steps from shopping and transit. Don’t miss out. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 5 1754 8 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4208061

    Main Photo: 5 1754 8 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4208061
    $499,900
    Attached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4208061
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    1,626 sq. ft.
    Inner-city townhouse minutes from downtown! This bright and open plan offers +2280 SF of living space, tons of upgrades and direct access to 2 underground secured parking spaces. Brand new engineered hardwood spans the main floor through the living/dining room and into the gourmet kitchen. The four-season sunroom allows an abundance of natural light, allowing additional indoor space to suit your needs, whether it be a main floor office or sitting room. The eat in kitchen is bright and airy with new appliances, tile backsplash and beverage cooler. Freshly renovated 2pc bath and separate laundry room complete this floor. The master suite has a custom walk-through closet, renovated bath and balcony with sliding patio doors. Also upstairs are a second bedroom, bonus room, and renovated 4pc bath. The lower level features a third bedroom, huge storage room and 2 pc bath. Outside, enjoy your very own private courtyard patio. Amazing location, close to shops/restaurants, transit & the Bow River pathway system. All windows and patio doors have been newly installed, high efficient furnace (2013) and hot water tank. All exterior membrane was replaced 2 years ago More details
    Listed by REDLINE REAL ESTATE GROUP INC.
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1524 22A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4210476

    Main Photo: 1524 22A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4210476
    • LIVING ROOM
    • LIVING ROOM
    • LIVING ROOM
    • LIVING ROOM
    • KITCHEN
    • KITCHEN
    • KITCHEN
    • KITCHEN
    • DINING ROOM
    • DINING ROOM
    • FAMILY ROOM
    • FAMILY ROOM
    • FAMILY ROOM
    • DEN
    • MASTER BEDROOM
    • MASTER BEDROOM
    • BEDROOM
    • MAIN BATHROOM
    • MAIN BATHROOM
    • RECREATION ROOM
    • RECREATION ROOM
    • LOWER BEDROOM
    • LOWER BATHROOM
    • LAUNDRY ROOM
    • YARD
    • YARD
    • BACK
    • YARD
    • FRONT
    • FRONT
    • FRONT
    $649,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4210476
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,588 sq. ft.
    Centrally located on a quiet street in the heart of Briar Hill in Calgary's NW inner city. Walk to the LRT, North Hill Centre, the U of C, Foothills Hospital, SAIT and all levels of schools. Close proximity to the downtown core, the Kensington shopping district, and all amenities. On a beautiful, well-treed RC-1 lot with mature landscaping, double garage and a very private back yard, this house has tremendous size, with 1600 sqft of developed living space on the main floor, great bones, and amazing remodelling potential! Enjoy as is or renovate to suit your own needs! The original owner has beautifully maintained this home over the years. There are 2 bedrooms up, a den, large living room, full bath, kitchen with granite counter tops, and a bright and spacious family room with cozy fireplace and great windows. Lower level includes 3rd bedroom, a full bathroom, rec. room and storage. Experience the convenient location and inner city lifestyle of desirable Briar Hill! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REALTY PROFESSIONALS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2 1760 8 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4205177

    Main Photo: 2 1760 8 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4205177
    $409,000
    Attached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4205177
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,355 sq. ft.
    This magnificent condo is located in the highly desirable community of Houndsfield Heights/Briar Hill. Close to restaurants, SAIT, Jubilee Auditorium, shopping, parks, & transit this central location is incredible! This property boasts 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and is completely move in ready. On the main floor you will find a beautiful floor to celling brick fire place in the living room, a large kitchen and dining room with a chic spacious powder room. There are two sliding doors in both the kitchen and living room which lead you out to a private garden oasis great for entertaining friends and family. Upstairs you will find a corner master suite featuring a huge double closet with a 4 piece with a ensuite, two other bedrooms as well as a private balcony for you to enjoy. This unit comes with 2 parking stalls that are private, secure & underground located right outside your basement door! Call your favourite agent to preview this property today! More details
    Listed by CIR REALTY
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1331 15 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4205111

    Main Photo: 1331 15 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4205111
    $1,395,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4205111
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    3,389 sq. ft.
    Welcome to this stunning home situated on the top of 15th Street in Briar Hill/Hounsfield Heights. With easy access to Loins Park LRT station, SAIT, U of C, Foothills Hospital, this home is the perfect location for any family. The home has been impeccably renovated to include a beautiful eat-in kitchen with professional appliances, a grand secondary curved staircase and a butler's pantry. The bright family room features a floor to ceiling stone encased fireplace and a fabulous library wall. A formal living room, formal dining room and a powder room complete the main floor. The upper floor features a large master retreat and fully appointed ensuite, three additional bedrooms, family bathrooms and laundry room. The lower level includes an additional family room, bedroom, bathroom and a wine cellar. Timeless details include crystal chandeliers, marble floors and crystal doorknobs. An attached double car garage is another of the many features as well as a quick commute to downtown by transit or car. More details
    Listed by CHARLES
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1831 13 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4198223

    Main Photo: 1831 13 Avenue NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4198223
    $879,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4198223
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,018 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE SUN JAN 13-!:00-3:00 Totally upgraded home in the desirable community of Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill. Close to Sait, U of C, Foothills & Childrens Hospitals, LRT, shopping & DT core. This home has been fully updated over the last year. It features a lovely, sunny, south backyard with extensive decking, double garage & offstreet parking pad for 3 cars.The main level boasts maple floors , 5 piece bath with soaker tub & 2 good sized bedrooms each having large closets. An amazing new kitchen with gas stove, Decton countertops, plenty of cabinets, over sink window looking out to spacious backyard & open to the L shaped LR/DR area. The lower level is open design (completely redone) with large windows bringing in lots of natural light, rough-in for gas fireplace, appealing 4 piece bath-tile floor,linen closet & window.Upgrades: plumbing with back-up valve, electrical, new furnace,duct work & vents, new hot water tank, new Lux windows & storm doors, new roof,siding, eaves troughs & attic insulation, new maple flooring on main & carpet down, new stairs & handrail to basement,new appliances including washer & gas dryer, Hunter Douglas blinds throughout, new sod in back as well as new deck & parking pad, new bathrooms each with soaker tubs & new kitchen. This home leaves nothing to be done. More details
    Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE BENCHMARK
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1603 23 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4186507

    Main Photo: 1603 23 Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill House for sale : MLS®# C4186507
    $1,599,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4186507
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    3,160 sq. ft.
    Modern styling with an abundance of warmth & West facing windows make this masterpiece a home. Wide plank oak hardwood floors & marble tile detailing fill the grand entrance while a custom built in wall unit & desk furnish the spacious den. Great room features include open concept family room with gas fireplace; two storey dining room soaked with natural light; Euro style white kitchen with dark feature cabinets, granite counter tops, 6-burner Wolf gas stove, Wolf cappuccino maker, Wolf steam oven & custom wet bar area with curved feature wall; walk through butler pantry to mud room with separate entrance that is perfect for the family. Three bedrooms & stylish loft equip the upstairs. The custom curved staircase & hardwood floors in upper landing are stunning. All bedrooms have full ensuites & walk-in closets. The master suite shows a private balcony, walk-in closet & spa like 7-piece ensuite with soaker tub & body spray in the shower.*See Additional Public Remarks. The fully developed walk out basement includes laundry room with sink, fourth bedroom, full bathroom plus rec room, wet bar & two sets of doors to the sunny West backyard. The sophisticated elements blended with visually appealing open design will leave you with a lasting impression. More details
    Listed by 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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