*Open House Friday Sept 30 10am-1pm* THIS IS THE ONE YOU HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR! 4.40 Acres located minutes from Cochrane! 360 degree views including a spectacular view of the Rocky Mountains and the town of Cochrane in the valley below! Located on a PREMIER cul-de-sac style street where all homes are acreage properties and local traffic is at a minimum. THIS HOME IS PARTIALLY RENOVATED and is awaiting finishing touches by the new lucky owner. There is so much potential in this great property! As you approach you will be blown away by the size and unique architecture of this grand home. Find an oversized double detached garage and plenty of room for parking. The property has operated as a hobby farm in the past and there is a great chicken coop area as well as another area for raising small livestock. The home is enormous - measuring in at over 3600 square feet above grade on one and a half stories, plus a full unfinished walk-out basement ready to be developed to fit anyone's needs. As you enter the home you will find a very convenient mudroom. Come into the main living room and dining room area and be absolutely blown away by how SPACIOUS AND BRIGHT the home is! Notice the wood detailing, the huge VAULTED CEILINGS and the WOOD BEAMS! Gorgeous! The home has had some valuable updates recently including: installation of new triple glazed windows on majority of windows in the home. New hardy-board siding on exterior. T he kitchen has been relocated to the West side of the homes offering amazing views out of the many windows. The electrical panel has been updated and a new hot water tank installed. The main floor layout has been renovated to include an absolutely stunning master bedroom retreat with fantastic views through the many gorgeous windows that line the North and West side of the home. The walk-in closet has yet to be completed but is framed in. The spacious 5 piece ensuite has a soaker tub, walk in shower, dual vanity and lovely tile flooring. Down the hall find another spacious bedroom with walk-in closet and a beautiful 4 piece main bathroom that has been updated and includes heated tiled floors.There is a main floor laundry area and another unfinished space that could be a bedroom or den or whatever the new homeowners wish it to be. Check out the fantastic sauna before heading up the spiral staircase to the second floor. This bonus room area is massive! Finished to include a wood burning fireplace, a wet bar, many beautiful built-in shelves and cabinets and even enough room for a pool table! On the second floor you will also find a great sun room with beautiful mountain views as well as a 3 piece bathroom and a great library with built in shelving (or this room could be another bedroom if it was preferable to the new owner).The huge walk-out basement is completely open to finish as the new owner sees fit. Water is a drilled well and cistern system. Book your private showing today!
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Rodeo Ridge is an enclave of 41 executive homes nestled in the Bow River Valley & surrounded by the Springbank Links Golf Course minutes from Calgary’s Western limit, & 511 is the stunning walkout bungalow at the top of the street, a placement that provides unrivalled views. Step into this home & you are apt to be stopped in your tracks by this home’s open floor plan & its maple hardwood floors & combination of flat, painted ceilings & birch & maple-clad vaulted ceiling & the limitless view of the Bow River Valley through the windows opposite. To your left, a large, sun-drenched home office complete with hanging cherrywood shelves under a hand-crafted window, to your right the powder room which facilitates that office, & the laundry room. Move into the house to find any chef's dream kitchen, complete with custom cherrywood cabinets, granite countertops, oversized centre island, huge pantry and an Electrolux fridge, Miele dishwasher & Viking gas over electric stove. Next comes the spacious dining area & more hanging shelves ideal for displaying your collectibles. From there step out onto the large central balcony & absorb the view of the beautifully landscaped, sandstone-wrapped rear yard or the river valley beyond, or cross the living room with its stainless steel-wrapped gas fireplace & enter the master suite with its soaker tub, separate shower, hand-crafted vanity & built-in storage, & huge walk-in closet. Go down the spacious staircase, through the ‘landing’ library into the large family room, complete with built-in entertainment centre, more bookshelves & more of the view. Explore the 3 warm & spacious bedrooms on this level & the large bathroom with its oversized shower, plumbed for steam. Step from the family room onto the ground-level cedar deck & pause in the shelter of the balcony or continue onto the rear yard & descend the sandstone stairs to the lower level, this one ideally-suited for a decorative fire-pit. Or go down to the cedar-over-concrete deck where you might put a hot tub, given the wiring is in place, or just tend herbs or flowers in the raised garden-box between that lower deck & the house. Or go back inside & explore the artist’s studio with its built-in work surfaces & room for your pottery wheel or fly-tying equipment. Nearby you’ll find under-stair storage & wiring for a freezer, & inside the mechanical room you’ll find another storeroom alongside 2 new 40 gallon hot water tanks & the controls for the sub-floor heating as well as the forced-air furnace which helps heat & humidify this energy-efficient house. All of this is within easy reach of exceptional K-12 schools, the University of Calgary, all manner of shopping & downtown Calgary. This is a rare opportunity to live in a stunning, well-built, well-designed home with views that will inspire & relax you every day.More details
One-of-a-kind property in the wonderful town of Redwood Meadows. Professional European handcrafted timber frame featuring embellished hammerbeam trusses, custom millwork throughout, hand carving details, hi-tech insulative stress skin panels, on site hardwood floors, solid wood doors and matching casings, and copper eaves troughs, downspouts, and fireplace cap. Whie the copper has oxidized to a beautiful brown patina, it could be brought back to its gleaming glory. Even before you enter this home, you appreciate that it is something special with the rock finish and rock arch leading to the side cedar walkway to the back. When you step inside, the soaring ceilings and exposed timber frame structures immediately grab your attention. This craftmanship and attention to detail carries on throughout the home. This home backs onto a hiking path but, also, out the front and just down the street is another path leading to the extensive berm bordering the Elbow River. While the river has its own charm and amenities for fishing, swimming, and canoeing, the berm is widely used for hiking, running, biking, and, in winter, groomed for cross country skiing. There are many other amenities that are perfect for the recreational loving family, such as soccer fields, baseball diamond, parks, tennis courts, and outdoor basketball court, and a skateboard park that doubles as a skating rink in the winter. All located just a short 5-minute drive to the picturesque hamlet of Bragg Creek, a 15-minute drive to Kananaskis Country with its own attractive amenities, a 20-minute drive to Calgary's city limits and less than an hour's drive to Banff National Park.More details
Open House Saturday Sept 24 1-3 PM Excellent opportunity in Elbow Valley, Calgary's Premier Estate Home community! Don't miss out on this beautifully kept and tastefully upgraded 3,200 sq' two storey nestled in the trees on a well-landscaped 1/3-acre lot with great views of Fisherman's Lake from the main floor and upper level. Upgrades include triple pane windows throughout, roof, furnaces and boiler system, A/C, exterior and interior painting, beautiful new kitchen with stainless steel appliances, gas stove, huge island, new cabinets, granite countertops, bathrooms all professionally renovated with 10 mil glass showers, and heated floors in the ensuite, steam shower, double vanities, and quartz countertops. The new professional basement development has a rec room, games area, custom wet bar, bedroom, gym, full bath, and storage. The newly expanded deck in 2019 is designed to take in the lake and offers lots of privacy. New shed, new garage door, new main door to the home and so much more. Rich hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, estate finishing, custom millwork throughout, a total of 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 2 F.P., big bonus room for the kids, excellent condition, triple attached tandem garage, and more. Raise your family in a former “Community of the Year” for Canada and still enjoy excellent access to shopping, schools, parks, fishing, walking and biking trails, swimming, boating, beaching, and more!More details
Check out this spectacular custom built home with exceptional renovations in the heart of the Elbow Valley development. A designers touch is apparent throughout! Enjoy the ponds, trees, pathways & recreation areas outside your door! You can even zip down to the Elbow River on a private neighbourhood path. Experience the solitude of country living just minutes away from the amenities of the city. With 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 power rms and extensive living spaces, there is plenty of room for a large family, extended family and/or guests. Enter through the spacious foyer and enjoy vaulted ceilings and the soaring spiral staircase. Your eye catches the Chef's kitchen with stunning new cabinets, granite counters and designer fixtures. Gather around the large island while meals are prepared with the beautiful stainless steel appliance package including large, six burner gas range. Enjoy the double dishwashers, wine fridge and a huge walk-in pantry for your convenience. Between the formal dining room, breakfast nook and island, there is plenty of dining space! Relax in the family room and watch the birds from the soaring wall of windows, sneak out to the quiet solitude of the sun room or step out to the spacious deck. Enjoy a home office with built-in's and guest suite with ensuite on the main floor as well! Lots of kids... you will love the mud room cubbies, main floor laundry and powder room just of the garage entry. As you ascend the stunning staircase, you arrive at the upper level library/loft with plenty of book shelves and desk space. A large bonus room provides flexible space for a play room or additional 'work from home' area. Two large kids rooms with a 6pc Jack and Jill bath. The beautiful king size primary suite has stunning mountain views to wake up to, spa like ensuite with massive soaker tub and a huge shower. Lots of room for two in the large walk-in closet. The fully developed basement boasts two more bedrooms with a Jack & Jill bath. A huge Rec Room with wet bar, wine fridge and dishwasher. A cozy family room space with a river rock fireplace. A fantastic media room for family movie nights and a 2pc powder room. A nice sized flex room that could be a great home gym or storage area. Looking for outdoor space? Step out to the huge deck for west facing sun and relaxation. Room to add a hot tub and still throw the ball around! Or, enjoy the shade of the large front veranda! The triple car garage is oversized, insulated & heated. One bay has a tall door, high enough for a motorhome or boat to be stored. And yes, central vacuum, central air conditioning, in-floor heating and double furnaces are a few more of the great amenities of this home. Don't wait long! Stunningly upgraded homes that are move in ready, are going fast!More details