Garrison Green Calgary Homes for Sale
Garrison Green is a inner city community in southwest Calgary established in 1998; however, most of its homes weren't constructed until several years later. Garrison Green is one community of three to replace the old military barracks decommissioned by the government in 1998.
Garrison Green is a well-located, family-oriented community with many green spaces, parks and pathways giving the community a spacious, suburban feel even though you are living inner city. Here are 3 Reasons to Buy a Home in Garrison Green Calgary.
It truly is a beautiful community with a variety of homes including small bungalows, small to large single family homes, European style townhomes and some subsistence properties.
Found throughout the community are several war monuments paying tribute to those who had lost their lives fighting for Canada. They are one of the many unique characteristics of this highly desirable community.
5554 Henwood Street SW in Calgary: Garrison Green Detached for sale : MLS®# A2051493
5554 Henwood Street SW Garrison Green Calgary T3E 6Z3$759,900Residential
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- 1,640 sq. ft.152 m2Beautiful 2 storey with fully developed basement and double detached garage in showhome condition. Located in prestigious Garrison Green. Total of 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Very bright and open plan. Formal dining room as you enter this beautiful home. Gourmet maple kitchen with centre island and breakfast eating bar with granite countertops, designer tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and a large pantry. Open to a large eating area and great room with a fireplace. 2 piece powder room and mudroom. French doors leading out to a patio with gas line for barbecue and landscaped yard. Staircase leading upstairs to a large primary room with vaulted ceilings and a 4 piece ensuite with a large soaker tub, shower, and separate walk in closet. 2 other good sized bedrooms with vaulted ceilings. 4 piece main bathroom. Second floor laundry room. Professionally developed basement with large family/ recreational room, bedroom, 4 piece main bathroom and storage room. Landscaped yard. Double detached garage. Pride of ownership shown throughout. Quiet location. Walking distance to Mount Royal University, easy access to Glenmore Trail and Stoney Trail. Minutes to downtown. Excellent family home. Exceptional Value! More detailsListed by GREATER PROPERTY GROUP
3507 5605 Henwood Street SW in Calgary: Garrison Green Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2039302
3507 5605 Henwood Street SW Garrison Green Calgary T3E 7R2$299,999Residential
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- 894 sq. ft.83 m2WELCOME HOME! This trendy loft-style unit, is located in the amazing community of Garrison Green! This inner-city unit is stunning! It’s a beautiful 2 story unit that offers an abundance of natural light through the large windows. The open floor plan includes a large kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a corner pantry. The kitchen is open to a large living room, which faces the large eating area, and living room. The spiral staircase leads upstairs to the open to below, a primary bedroom that also offers terrific downtown views. You will find a 4 piece ensuite bath, walk-in closet, and access to in-suite laundry. One underground, titled parking stall is also included with the unit. This gorgeous building is equipped with great amenities that include a courtyard, gym/fitness studio, library, entertainment room, underground visitor parking, and guest suites. All this is in a fantastic location walking distance from Mount Royal University, shopping, and public transit! Don’t miss out… this unit won’t last long! Book your showing today! More detailsListed by eXp Realty
Garrison Green Amenities and Services
Garrison Green has a small strip mall located at its entrance for basic amenity needs plus a variety of other small strip malls in close proximity. Some include a fire station, Mount Royal University, the Farmers Market, easy-to-access Calgary Transit routes, professional buildings and several amongst others.
The neighbouring community of Currie Barracks has a vast expanse of commercial and retail space under development that will provide numerous services as well upon completion. Marda Loop business district is just across Crowchild that has over a hundred businesses available!
Recreation is provided by multiple green spaces and parks in the community itself. A short walk south is the Glenmore Park that surrounds the reservoir. Walking a little bit further south and west is the Weaselhead Natural Area for added recreational opportunity, great for a serene walk or cardio workout.
Garrison Green Schools
Public elementary designation is to Jennie Elliot Elementary
Public junior high school students are designated to attend A.E. Cross Junior High.
Senior high school students will attend Central Memorial High School
Garrison Green Demographics
Garrison Green is a fantastic inner city infill community with great people and beautiful, Toronto-style community design. If you are interested in the area, check out some of these important demographics that are always a good thing to know, whether you are a buyer or seller! (City of Calgary, Civic Census 2009)
Ages 24 and below – 27.8%
Ages 25 to 54 – 63.3%
Ages 55 and up – 8.8%
Average household income - $48,078 (Statistics Canada, 2006 Census)
Ratio of residents who own their property – 89.7%
Ratio of residents who rent their property – 10.3%
Public transportation is provided for residents either from Mount Royal Gate SW and Crowchild Trail.
North bound Crowchild Trail routes are accessible via an overpass and south bound routes are on the communities eastern border.
Mount Royal Gate SW has different routes servicing that road too that loop into the University and outwards into the SW, eventually returning to LRT terminals such as Chinook or Heritage.
Some routes Lakeview, Circle Routes, Chinook Station, South Calgary, Mount Royal, Mount Royal University, Sarcee Road, Richmond Road, Aspen Woods, Glenbrook, Elbow Drive and Sandstone.
Getting to and from places without a motor vehicle is easy with the bus stops on Crowchild Trail that have frequent stop times.
Garrison Woods Community Boundaries Are:
Northern Border – Mount Royal Gate SW from Richard Road SW to Crowchild Trail SW
Eastern Border – Crowchild Trail SW from Mount Royal Gate SW to Glenmore Trail SW
Southern Border – Glenmore Trail SW from Crowchild Trail SW to Richard Road SW
Western Border – Richard Road SW from Glenmore Trail SW to Mount Royal Gate SW
Garrison Green is an amazing, fairly new, family orientated inner city community with a quiet atmosphere that is comparable to a suburban neighbourhood. Considering on buying in Garrison Green? Our Calgary Home Buyers Guide will definitely lead you in the right direction.
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