Briar Hill Homes for Sale in Calgary
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Briar Hill Calgary Real Estate & Houses
Briar Hill, also known as Hounsfield Heights, is an inner-city community located in the northwest quadrant of the city just south of 16th Avenue and east of Crowchild Trail. With its proximity to schools, shopping and parks, this neighbourhood is ideal for families who enjoy being centrally located but in a quaint residential area. Briar Hill is surrounded by major roads and that allows for quick and easy access to the downtown and anywhere in the city.
The neighbourhood’s amazing views of the downtown are a favourite among its residents. Lots of natural green spaces and parks are great for walking your dog and staying active. Homes here range from older single-family character homes to large infills with spectacular views, townhomes and condos for all needs.
The trendy Kensington Shopping District is just a few blocks away for those who enjoy getting a good cup of coffee or shopping at local boutiques. With the University of Calgary and SAIT on both sides of the neighbourhood, students and professors find Briar Hill a great place for a home. The North Hill Centre is right next door with the Lions Park LRT station.
Briar Hill Housing Market
Built on an escarpment, Briar Hill offers newer luxury homes that sit on the top for the very best views of downtown and the mountains. Older homes line the streets and give it its historic charm. This community has an R1 zoning so large 300,000 square foot upscale homes will always be available here.
This neighbourhood’s tree-lined streets and quiet vibe attract families with children who enjoy the multitude of amenities in the area and nearby. It’s a great area for those who like to experience the city life while still living a quiet lifestyle.
Briar Hill Neighbourhood Amenities
With its central location, Briar Hill offers amenities in all directions. Universities and colleges are located east and west of the neighbourhood. With those, come the proximity to the Jubilee Auditorium and McMahon Stadium for sports fans. Hounsfield Heights Park and an off-leash area give plenty of green space for the community. The Foothills hospital is also nearby.
Shops and services are plentiful on Crowchild and 16th Ave so residents don’t have to travel far. Eating out or grabbing a cup of coffee is easy with the various restaurants, bars and cafés within walking distance. Kensington is a popular and trendy area to enjoy the art and unique shops.
Briar Hill has a shared community association with Hounsfield Heights called the Hounsfield Heights-Briar Hill Community Association, where residents can enjoy programs, activities and events for all ages.
Briar Hill Local Schools
This community contains a fantastic public elementary called the Briar Hill Elementary School which is ranked 12th in the province. Northwest of the neighbourhood is the University of Calgary, and to the east, there is SAIT and ACAD.
Briar Hill Public Schools: Calgary Board of Education (CBE)
Briar Hill Separate Schools: Catholic Separate School Board
Briar Hill French Immersion Schools: Calgary Board of Education (CBE)
Click here to find out Briar Hill school performance and ranking among all Alberta Schools in the Frazer Institute report.
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