Queensbury is a small neighbourhood in North Vancouver, with an excellent location ideal for families. The community was one of the first areas to be developed in North Vancouver, located South of Keith Road below Grand Boulevard and just to the East of Lower Lonsdale.
The central family-friendly neighborhood is one of the most prestigious and desirable neighbourhoods on the North shore. The welcoming setting of Queensbury is home to many of the city's well rated schools, parks, and recreation areas dotted throughout.
In the 1940s, Queensbury was home to wartime houses built in 1941 to 1942 by the shipyard workers. Today the tracks are gone, but some of the historic homes remain; many have since undergone fresh updates. There have been newer houses built here, making this a neighbourhood with a range of homes from old to new.
The real estate landscape in Queensbury prices depends on its housing size, age, number of rooms, and property condition. Single family homes can be found starting at $1.4 million.
The Queensbury neighbourhood is a beautiful area with an array of amenities easily accessible to the residents. In Queensbury, residents have the best of both worlds when it comes to simple living and luxury. The peaceful streets of Grand Boulevard are family friendly, while lower Lonsdale is packed with action for mature adults.
Residents are spoiled with convenient commuting throughout the city. The neighbourhood is adjacent to Highway 1, connecting commuters to Downtown Vancouver, Squamish, and Burnaby. Popular arterial routes are Keith Road and Main Street, conveniently connecting streets where residents will find Translink buses available through all Lonsdale neighbourhoods.
Those living in Queensbury have several recreational activities to choose from, nearby Seymour Demonstration Forest trail is used by residents along its 11km path. Also you'll find Harbourview, Bridgman, and Keith Lynn Park, all with large forested parks to enjoy an evening stroll in the area. Another park, Loutet Park in the Boulevard neighbourhood houses the most extensive sports fields in North Vancouver. Time can be spent enjoying the indoors at Harry Jerome Recreation Centre, relaxing by the pool, sauna, whirlpool, or getting active in the weight room, gymnastics club, or ice arena.
Spend a family outing at one of Queensburys nearby restaurants, enjoy lunch or dinner at Seymour's Pub and Grill, or the famous Calverhall has a White Spot or Flying Wedge Pizza. Traveling slightly further, residents flock to Lonsdale Quay, home to 80 vendors, including an international food court, brewpubs, and cafes. Lonsdale Quay also includes a famous East Side Marios and the Cheshire Cheese Restaurant and Bar.
Shopping on the North Shore is plentiful with famous eateries, one-of-a-kind retail outlets, fresh food stalls and seafood, and butcher and cheese shops. Lonsdale Quay is a great place to go on a spending splurge for local designers, here residents also enjoy quick access to banks, medical offices, and drug stores.
Vancouver's city is full of excellent education institutes providing well rated learning education for students. Residents have access to a total of 7 elementary schools with grades from kindergarten to grade 7. The area also includes three high schools with grades 8 to 12, including School District 44 in North Vancouver. Schools within walking distance of Queensbury are Brooksbank Elementary, Ridgeway Elementary, and Sutherland Secondary school.
Queensbury is an exceptional neighbourhood that provides various real estate options, amenities, and several shopping outlets and recreation spaces. The warm and welcoming area of Queensbury is ideal for first time home buyers, growing families, and retirees alike.
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