Historical Homes built prior to 1940

Are you looking to own a part of Calgary's History? Here are some homes that are currently for sale in Calgary that were built prior to the Second World War. We also have information on some of Calgary's Most Historic Homes.
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  • 3617 5 Street SW in Calgary: Elbow Park Detached for sale : MLS®# A2102914

    3617 5 Street SW Elbow Park Calgary T2S 2C5
    OPEN HOUSE: Mar 02, 2024
    11:00 AM - 01:00 PM MST
    Open House on Saturday, March 2, 2024 11:00AM - 1:00PM
    Main Photo: 3617 5 Street SW in Calgary: Elbow Park Detached for sale : MLS®# A2102914
    $2,498,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2102914
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    3,273 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE Saturday March 2 11-1pm - Welcome to one of the most beautiful character homes in Elbow Park! Built in 1912 this home is rich in history and offers an abundance of curb appeal. Situated on a 100’X128’ corner lot (that also offers subdivision potential) located in a picturesque pocket of East Elbow Park. The perfect corner lot allows for this 4643.76 square foot home to be positioned with ample front, side and private back yard. With almost $250,000 in recent renovations, this rare character home is move in ready. The covered front porch invites you to the original leaded glass formal entrance and grand foyer. The staircase is wide and substantial, and the foyer offers access through French doors to an amazing parlor. A wonderful space for entertaining larger groups of family and friends as it offers an inviting wood burning fireplace and gorgeous original BC fir woodwork. Original glass double doors off the parlor lead to a relaxing sunroom, a glorious space to bask in the sun and unwind after a busy day. The formal dining room will not be out done as it offers a pressed tin ceiling, original picture railings and beautiful silk wallpaper. The kitchen is a chef’s delight and can be accessed through the foyer, dining room or private staircase for added convenience and features cherry cabinets, granite countertops and high-end appliances. The vaulted ceilings and skylight over the casual dining open the space to the bright and welcoming family room. The second storey begins with a private deck off the landing, large second bedroom and fully renovated 4-piece bathroom with original clawfoot tub. The master retreat offers a spacious bedroom, and den with gorgeous lead glass windows, a dressing room and updated ensuite complete with travertine flooring, double vanities walk in shower and original clawfoot soaker tub. The basement has been completely renovated with a large recreation area, additional bedroom, bathroom, laundry room, and tons of storage. The back yard is a private courtyard flanked by a double heated garage, original single garage (potential for a studio or office) and mature gardens. Elbow Park is coveted by Calgarians, offering great walkability to schools, parks, the River and easy access to restaurants, shops and downtown. Calgary is also one of Canada’s fastest growing cities and ranked as one of the world’s most livable cities as it relates to quality of living, safety, healthcare, and education making it a strategic place to invest. More details
    Listed by Real Estate Professionals Inc.
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 10 New Place SE in Calgary: Inglewood Detached for sale : MLS®# A2105571

    10 New Place SE Inglewood Calgary T2G 3Y2
    Main Photo: 10 New Place SE in Calgary: Inglewood Detached for sale : MLS®# A2105571
    $2,400,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2105571
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    847 sq. ft.
    Dreams do come true. A once in a lifetime opportunity to own this historic home located in the charming community of Inglewood. Home is surrounded by mature trees, plants and backs unto the Bow River with 200 ft of mineral rights belonging to owner. It is in close proximity to the Calgary zoo, Inglewood River Promenade Park, Inglewood Aquatic Centre, shopping, restaurants, playgrounds, trails, bicycle friendly roads and much more. The character home shows pride of ownership. Condition is 10/10. The front porch is the perfect for your morning coffee overlooking the Bow River and garden. There are two good size bedrooms, living room and kitchen on the main floor. Home is illuminated with tons of natural light with views of the river from every corner. Lower level features a recreation room, 3 pc bathroom and office/flex room. Outback is your own private oasis. Trees, fire pit, water, views all create an intimate environment to recharge. This beauty awaits you. Please contact your favourite realtor to schedule a private viewing. More details
    Listed by Melcom Realty LTD.
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 329 Elbow Park Lane SW in Calgary: Elbow Park Detached for sale : MLS®# A2109037

    329 Elbow Park Lane SW Elbow Park Calgary T2S 0T8
    Main Photo: 329 Elbow Park Lane SW in Calgary: Elbow Park Detached for sale : MLS®# A2109037
    $2,349,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2109037
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,447 sq. ft.
    This exquisite, fully remodeled character home boasts over 3,400 sq ft of luxurious living space & is nestled on a 50’x125’ lot, tucked away in one of the most coveted cul-de-sacs in the inner city, mere moments from the scenic Elbow River. The grandeur of the main floor is unparalleled, adorned with new hardwood & tile flooring, new skylights flooding the interior with natural light & embellished with solid wood built-ins & top-of-the-line remote-controlled blinds. A warm embrace awaits as you enter the foyer, with a captivating window seat & alluring library wall. The formal living room exudes elegance with its coffered ceiling, custom millwork & a captivating gas fireplace nestled within a custom surround. Adjacent, the formal dining room dazzles with its magnificent chandelier, setting the stage for unforgettable gatherings. The newly crafted kitchen is tastefully finished with quartz countertops, custom cabinetry providing ample storage, a central island that seats 4, top-tier appliances including a professional-grade fridge/freezer, double wall ovens, a 5-burner gas stove with a convenient pot filler & a built-in water filtration system. A cozy eating area flows seamlessly into the family room, crowned with a beamed vaulted ceiling. Completing the main level is a bedroom or office with built-in closet, a laundry room with convenient chute & a 2-piece powder room. Ascend to the second level, where three spacious bedrooms await, accompanied by a luxurious 5-piece main bath. Two of the bedrooms are graced with new expansive skylights, featuring remote power opening/closing mechanisms & internal window coverings. The primary suite beckons with a walk-in closet featuring custom built-in units & a serene 4-piece ensuite retreat. A full basement transformation in 2023 unveils durable 8 mm vinyl hardwood-style plank flooring, a sprawling recreation/media room, a fifth bedroom with private 3-piece ensuite, ideal for accommodating guests or a nanny & thoughtfully designed storage solutions. Noteworthy upgrades include furnaces & HWT (2013), plumbing (2017-2023), electrical panel (2018), roof & garage door (2023), along with roughed-in central vacuum system. Outdoors, the charm continues with enchanting gardens, majestic trees, a new paver stone walkway & a south-facing backyard oasis featuring a spacious composite deck with natural gas BBQ hookup, two storage sheds & additional storage tucked away in the enclosed & secure crawl space beneath the porch. There’s also a heated double detached garage with alley access. Upper-level awnings add character while generously shading the home. Located just steps from Elbow River pathways, the Glencoe Club & an array of amenities including Stanley Park, River Park, Sandy Beach, the trendy Mission district, 17th Avenue & downtown within easy reach. Excellent schools & convenient public transit complete the picture-perfect lifestyle this residence offers. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Real Estate (Central)
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 1931 10 Street SW in Calgary: Upper Mount Royal Detached for sale : MLS®# A2102244

    1931 10 Street SW Upper Mount Royal Calgary T2T 3G2
    Main Photo: 1931 10 Street SW in Calgary: Upper Mount Royal Detached for sale : MLS®# A2102244
    $2,200,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2102244
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    2,879 sq. ft.
    Welcome to this stunning Craftsman residence nestled in the heart of Upper Mount Royal, meticulously revitalized and maintained through a renovation/restoration collaboration between Modernista Homes and Debicki Speta Design. Boasting almost 4000 sq/ft of meticulously crafted living space, this home, with its timeless character, now seamlessly combines period charm with the reliability of a new build. No detail has been overlooked in the comprehensive upgrades, which include new sewer, full electrical, roof and interior finishes. The wow factor begins outside where you can enjoy your morning coffee on the covered and elevated front porch that faces nothing but mature trees. The home maintains character with features such as hardwood floors and beamed ceilings. Step into the heart of the home – a gourmet kitchen featuring Italian Marble countertop and backsplash, a 6-burner WOLF gas range, a MIELE coffee station, and a cozy breakfast nook, and ample storage. Upstairs is home to convenient laundry facilities, three generously sized bedrooms, a 3-piece bathroom, a luxurious 4-piece ensuite - both bathrooms offer heated floors adding an extra touch of luxury. The primary bedroom submerged in gentle, ambient light, exudes a serene ambiance for relaxation and rejuvenation. The ensuite showcases a perfect harmony of character and modernity, with a rustic dual vanity and marble shower, adding a sophisticated touch to this private space. The third floor presents an ideal opportunity for those seeking versatile space. Presently configured as a multi-use loft, this floor offers the flexibility to serve as the primary bedroom if desired, with two spacious closets, a well-appointed 3-piece bathroom, and a large window framing captivating eastern downtown views featuring the Calgary Tower, Bell Music Center, Telus Sky, and the picturesque Calgary skyline. Whether utilized as a loft, bedroom, office, or playroom, the options for this third-floor space are limitless. The fully developed basement with hydronic heating is an entertainer's dream, featuring a home theatre, a full bar equipped with a SUB ZERO ice machine, a wine room, and an additional bath. The private deck and west facing backyard, as well as an oversized heated double garage are just some of the many conveniences offered in this home. With every aspect meticulously addressed, this property stands as a testament to the seamless fusion of classic elegance and contemporary comfort in the perfect location with quiet streets, close community feel, MRCA Park, schools, and close to the action on 17th Ave while retaining privacy in an upscale neighbourhood. More details
    Listed by Plintz Real Estate
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 2222 12 Street SW in Calgary: Upper Mount Royal Detached for sale : MLS®# A2055376

    2222 12 Street SW Upper Mount Royal Calgary T2T 3N4
    Main Photo: 2222 12 Street SW in Calgary: Upper Mount Royal Detached for sale : MLS®# A2055376
    $2,175,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2055376
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    2,251 sq. ft.
    Presenting a rare and very large prime lot in prestigious Upper Mount Royal. This elevated .36 acre (15,725 sqft) rectangular lot (85ft X185ft) is located in the heart of the neighbourhood and affords a spectacular and very secluded setting. Ringed with large mature trees, and with sweeping northwest and downtown views from developed elevations of 25 feet and higher, this lot represents a wonderful opportunity to build an estate home. Complete building plans are available to view for a stunning 3,891 sqft 2 storey residence designed by Dean Thomas with interiors by Nam Dang-Mitchell, House and Homes 2018 Designer of the Year. Or, build to your own specifications and design. Elevated and set back from the 85-foot frontage of the lot, the building site is flat and spans the width of the lot, accommodating a wide variance of architectural design. The existing home on site is a 1932 Italian Renaissance historical home (no historical designations preventing demolition) which is offered “as is where is”. Steeped in history and among the most coveted settings for a large lot in Mount Royal, this offering represents a unique and special opportunity to build your dream home, rent and hold for future development, or move into the existing house and build at a later date. Ideally located minutes from downtown Calgary, nearby schools and shopping, The Glencoe Club, and all the amenities of 17 Avenue and 4th Street. Upper Mount Royal represents prestigious inner city living at its finest. Please view the drone footage video to appreciate the features of this fantastic building/development opportunity in the heart of the city. More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Benchmark
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 2125 36 Avenue SW in Calgary: Altadore Detached for sale : MLS®# A2107092

    2125 36 Avenue SW Altadore Calgary T2T 2H1
    Main Photo: 2125 36 Avenue SW in Calgary: Altadore Detached for sale : MLS®# A2107092
    $1,985,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2107092
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,287 sq. ft.
    Welcome to an unparalleled redevelopment opportunity in the prestigious Marda Loop/Altadore neighborhood! This prime property comprises TWO LOTS, boasting an impressive total FRONTAGE of 50' x 125'. For those with a grand vision, seize the chance to acquire an even more substantial parcel by including three adjacent lots (MLS#A2100250), resulting in a total frontage of 125 Feet! Positioned at the forefront of urban evolution this property sits across from a proposed 96 unit multi-family project awaiting approval from the City. Imagine being at the epicenter of an emerging architectural landscape, where innovation converges with upscale living. For seasoned developers seeking a canvas to craft a signature masterpiece, this is your calling. The Marda Loop/Altadore locale, renowned for its vibrant character and upscale ambiance, sets the stage for a venture that transcends the ordinary. Immerse yourself in the synergy of this marquee neighborhood, where every detail matters and every project is a statement. Don't miss this rare opportunity to shape the future of one of Calgary's most coveted areas. Sophisticated developers, envision your mark on the skyline and secure your place in the legacy of Marda Loop/Altadore. Act now and turn aspirations into reality in this prime redevelopment landscape! 2 storey, 2BR family home has been well- maintained and upgraded with a new kitchen featuring SS appliances, granite counters. 2 bedrooms + den. More details
    Listed by Stonemere Real Estate Solutions
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 1221 17A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill Detached for sale : MLS®# A2090503

    1221 17A Street NW Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill Calgary T2N 2E8
    Main Photo: 1221 17A Street NW in Calgary: Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill Detached for sale : MLS®# A2090503
    $1,899,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2090503
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    2,163 sq. ft.
    Experience the rare chance to own a property featuring 108 feet of frontage, 184 feet deep on one side and 142 on the other. This property is available for sale for the first time in over half a century. Revel in breathtaking downtown views from the heart of Hounsfield Heights. Seize the lifetime opportunity – construct your dream home or explore the potential to build multiple residences by applying to the city. Perched proudly on a hill, this lot features a beautiful 4-bedroom home with a front veranda. The formal main floor includes a classic den, while the living and dining rooms showcase beautiful hardwood floors. The kitchen, complemented by an eating nook, adds to the charm. Upstairs, discover four bedrooms, with built-in desks in the kids' rooms and an intriguing touch of vaulted ceilings in the primary bedroom. The full basement houses a laundry area and ample storage space. Take advantage of this exclusive opportunity to own a piece of history in a prime location. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Real Estate (Central)
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 215 2 Avenue NE in Calgary: Crescent Heights Detached for sale : MLS®# A2109666

    215 2 Avenue NE Crescent Heights Calgary T2E 0E3
    OPEN HOUSE: Mar 03, 2024
    02:30 PM - 04:00 PM MST
    Open House on Sunday, March 3, 2024 2:30PM - 4:00PM
    Main Photo: 215 2 Avenue NE in Calgary: Crescent Heights Detached for sale : MLS®# A2109666
    $1,699,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2109666
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,238 sq. ft.
    Enjoy breathtaking unobstructed views on the ridge in Crescent Heights. South facing backyard on a 50' R-C2 lot overlooks the Bow River, Parks, Centre Street Bridge, Downtown Skyline, and sunsets over the snow capped Rocky Mountains. You can watch the sunrise to sunset from the multi-tiered decks. This 5-level split with 2,860+ sq ft of developed living space offers 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, and lots of room for your family to spread out. With only a few lots that showcase these captivating views along the ridge, this home offers an amazing opportunity to live, renovate, rent, or build your dream home. Properties with these impeccable views and full size lots do not come up often, don't miss out! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Real Estate (Central)
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 524 23 Avenue SW in Calgary: Cliff Bungalow Detached for sale : MLS®# A2103760

    524 23 Avenue SW Cliff Bungalow Calgary T2S 0J5
    Main Photo: 524 23 Avenue SW in Calgary: Cliff Bungalow Detached for sale : MLS®# A2103760
    $1,599,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2103760
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,698 sq. ft.
    Introducing the ultimate urban oasis in the heart of Cliff Bungalow. Step into a completely rebuilt home (2008) that combines modern luxury with timeless charm. The exterior is adorned with classic brick, seamlessly blending traditional aesthetics with contemporary elements, resulting in a true masterpiece. Upon entering the home, you are greeted by a bright, spacious and inviting foyer that leads into the heart of the house. The main floor is the home's social hub, featuring open concept living, dining, and kitchen areas. The custom kitchen is a culinary enthusiast's dream, with top-of-the-line appliances, a stunning seamless granite island, a panel-ready sub-zero built-in refrigerator, and more. The flooring blends travertine marble and walnut, creating a sense of warmth and sophistication everywhere you step. Open the doors directly to the main floor deck and landscaped backyard, perfect for al fresco dining and relaxation. The second floor of the home is a versatile and well-thought-out space that offers a variety of options for customization. You'll find a spacious second bedroom, adaptable office/flex space, a family room, and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. A luxurious laundry room with granite countertops and elevator access completes the second floor, combining practicality and luxury. The top floor features a primary oasis of comfort and style. It's a space designed with meticulous attention to detail and focused on providing a serene, indulgent retreat within the home. The lower level is a versatile space with a family room, extra storage, and a third bedroom and bathroom. For added convenience and accessibility, the home offers an elevator that services all four floors. The attention to detail in this home ensures any owner can effortlessly navigate through all four floors, making daily living and entertaining a breeze. Located within walking distance to all the restaurants and shops within Mission, the Elbow River pathway system, and much more. This home epitomizes urban living at its finest! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX House of Real Estate
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 1-7 2123 5 Street SW in Calgary: Cliff Bungalow Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2102842

    1-7 2123 5 Street SW Cliff Bungalow Calgary T2S 2B5
    Main Photo: 1-7 2123 5 Street SW in Calgary: Cliff Bungalow Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2102842
    $1,499,900
    Multi-Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2102842
    Floor Area:
    2,991 sq. ft.
    This property is 7 individual units. 5x 1 bedroom, 1 bath. 1 Studio and 1x 2 bedroom. The monthly rent of the units currently range from $1,100 - $1,400 but are below market value. Refer to the rent roll for the suggested rental increases. The owner also owns the building to the north for development opportunities. The combined frontage would reach 70' and 140' depth with a west facing backyard. Welcome to a timeless investment opportunity in the heart of Cliff Bungalow! This charming multi-family apartment building, built in 1911, exudes character and history while offering a sought after living experience of the incredible location. Comprising seven distinct units, this property is a testament to architectural longevity. This kind of property doesn't come up often so don't miss out. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Real Estate (Central)
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 71 6A Street NE in Calgary: Bridgeland/Riverside Detached for sale : MLS®# A2100523

    71 6A Street NE Bridgeland/Riverside Calgary T2N 4A6
    Main Photo: 71 6A Street NE in Calgary: Bridgeland/Riverside Detached for sale : MLS®# A2100523
    $1,249,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2100523
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,539 sq. ft.
    Amazing View looking southwest / west at the City skyline. Possibly is one of the last prime City View locations to develope a new condo complex with a open downtown city view. The land use or zoning is Multi-Residential - Contextual Low Profile (M-C1) which is contectual with 9 meters and 14 meters of height. . Located on a corner lot that slopes from east to west gives architectural design to possibly getting approval for a undeground parking entrance off the back nw corner of the property. The house has been tenant occupied for more than 3 decades. Property to the south has a developemnt permit application in for redevelopment. For insight into what is possible to develope - wrie me with your questions. More details
    Listed by eXp Realty
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
  • 336 4 Avenue NE in Calgary: Crescent Heights Detached for sale : MLS®# A2108818

    336 4 Avenue NE Crescent Heights Calgary T2E 0J3
    Main Photo: 336 4 Avenue NE in Calgary: Crescent Heights Detached for sale : MLS®# A2108818
    $1,050,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2108818
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,078 sq. ft.
    Builder's Alert !!! this property has M-C2 Zoning ( multi-residential medium profile district ) can build a 5 storey apartments . Buyer to buy 330-4 Ave NE together for a total price of $2,100,000 to have a great potential to build Multi-Family Apartments building.Two property together will give you 100 ' frontage X 120 ' (12,000 sq feet lot ) . More details
    Listed by Hope Street Real Estate Corp.
    Robb Leece, REALTOR®
    Stan Leece, Associate Broker
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