CFB Currie SW

The Canadian Army opened what was called the Currie Barracks on the southwestern edge of Calgary in 1933, occupying a property on the level plateau above the south slope of the Bow River valley. The facility was named after the recently deceased General Sir Arthur William Currie, commander of the Canadian Expeditionary Force on the Western Front during World War I. Over the next decade, the facility would house a combination of personnel from the Royal Canadian Infantry Corps and Royal Canadian Army Service Corps, along with personnel from the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). During World War II, the Currie Barracks became an army training centre for units mobilized in southern Alberta; it was designated A-16. These mobilized units were tasked to provide reinforcements for The Calgary Highlanders and The Seaforth Highlanders of Canada. Following the war in 1946, the Currie Barracks became home to Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) and 1st Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry as part of Canada's transition to having an expanded regular force army during the early years of the Cold War. The Currie Barracks underwent rapid expansion during the Korean War as the facility transformed into a major military centre, owing to its convenient access to the Canadian Pacific Railway's transcontinental mainline to Vancouver three kilometres to the north. Headquarters Calgary Garrison was formed on October 26, 1950 in response to the need to coordinate the administration of army units stationed at and cycling through the Currie Barracks; thus the facility also began to use the names Calgary Garrison and Calgary Barracks http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CFB_Calgary
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  • 55 Dieppe Drive SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4219608

    Main Photo: 55 Dieppe Drive SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4219608
    • Exceptional FULLY UPGRADED home with TRIPLE heated garage and Hardie Board on pie lot!
    • Open-concept main floor with hardwood and tons of large windows.
    • The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and the upgraded patio doors with extra panels.
    • No expense was spared for this kitchen - solid wood dove-tailed shaker-style cabinets to the ceiling, quartz counters, an upgraded KitchenAid appliance package and under-cabinet lighting!
    • The mud room has lots of built-in storage solutions and can be hidden away with POCKET DOORS!
    • Full-size pantry with built-in solid shelving.
    • Gorgeous chimney hoodfan and 6-burner GAS cooktop.
    • This home has a tankless on-demand hot water system, two furnaces and central A/C with two zones - one for the basement and main level and one for the second and third level.
    • Upgrades in this living room: built-ins, paneling, stone to ceiling and wide fireplace.
    • Den with built-in desk and cabinetry and barn door.
    • Bright entryway with solid wood door.
    • Mud room.
    • A bump-out makes this powder room exceptionally large. All mirrors have been upgraded to reach the ceiling throughout the home.
    • The master suite has an outstanding walk-in closet and 5-piece ensuite.
    • Upgrade of barn doors for the closet.
    • The master closet was thoughtfully designed with clever organizers in the drawers. Note the hardwood which was an upgrade.
    • Master ensuite has in-floor heat, steam shower with rainfall showerhead, make-up desk, dual vanity with quartz, soaker tub and private water closet.
    • Second bedroom on upper level. Closet has a solid wood built-in unit.
    • Main bathroom on second level.
    • Third bedroom on upper level. Closet also has a solid wood built-in unit.
    • Laundry room is on same level as bedrooms.
    • The third level of this home has a unique versatile loft space with vaulted ceilings and nooks with benches - can be used as a rec room, a play room or even a very large home office!
    • The benches in the two nooks lift to open and have soft-close hinges.
    • Fully finished basement with luxurious wet bar, fourth bedroom, full bathroom and rec room.
    • Wet bar has TWO beverage fridges, a sink and under-cabinet lighting.
    • Beautiful feature wall with built-in entertainment unit.
    • Full bathroom in basement.
    • Fourth bedroom in basement.
    • West-facing yard and oversized deck with gas line for BBQ.
    • Triple detached garage is drywalled, insulated and HEATED.
    $1,125,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4219608
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,839 sq. ft.
    FULLY UPGRADED 3-storey home with 3700+ sq ft of living space and TRIPLE HEATED GARAGE in Currie Barracks! Oversized pie-shaped lot with west back yard close to Playground! Stunning kitchen with upgraded KitchenAid appliances including 6-burner gas stove and chimney hoodfan, solid wood shaker-style cabinets, quartz counters. Living room has stone-to-ceiling gas fireplace and dining area with large patio doors leading to large deck. Main floor office with built-in desk! On the 2nd level are laundry room, 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms incl. master bedroom with an impressive wide walk-in closet with built-ins and a 5-piece ensuite with STEAM shower. The 3rd level has a huge versatile space with vaulted ceilings and charming nooks with built-in storage benches. Basement was professionally developed with luxurious wet bar and rec-room, 4th bedroom and full bath. 2x furnaces, 2x A/C, tankless hot water system, built-ins for every closet, storage racks in garage, about $250K worth of upgrades -huge list available! This exceptional home is just a quick 10-minute drive to downtown! More details
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  • 35 HONG KONG Road SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4209093

    Main Photo: 35 HONG KONG Road SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4209093
    $1,225,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4209093
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    2,969 sq. ft.
    Welcome to this incredible estate home on one of the largest lots in Currie Barracks! This luxurious home with nearly 4000 sqft of living space has a large triple garage with a fantastic carriage suite. The main floor has a bright sitting room and a cozy living room with gas fireplace that looks into an amazing chef’s kitchen. This beautiful kitchen boasts Miele appliances, granite countertops with a huge island, and floor-to-ceiling cabinets. On the second floor, imagine the fun your children will have with a secret door connecting two of the bedrooms! For the oldest sibling, the third child’s bedroom offers the privacy of its own ensuite. The private master suite on the top floor has vaulted ceilings, a stunning ensuite with a separate tub and gorgeous marble shower, plus a massive custom closet with a second washer/dryer. Enjoy the handy mud room off the back entry with built-ins for coats and boots, leading to the large, beautifully landscaped yard. This home is a must-see for the growing family! More details
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  • 13 MURMANSK Way SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4209060

    Main Photo: 13 MURMANSK Way SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4209060
    $1,165,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4209060
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,520 sq. ft.
    FORMER CRYSTAL CREEK SHOWHOME with a Total of 5 BEDROOM & 3000+SqFt of Developed Space with all the Convenience of Inner City Living. LOADED WITH UPGRADES &CUSTOM FINISHINGS, A Open Concept Main Ft 10ft ceilings, Built-In Cabinetry, Granite & Quartz Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances, Gas Stove, Modern Family Room & Custom Finished Office. Upper Levels showcases 3 Bedrooms inc Master Bedroom with a stunning 5pc En-Suite, Soaker Tub & Glass Shower, Upstairs Laundry & 4pc bathroom complete the space. The 3rd level offers privacy & is ideal for an additional living space or 4th Bedroom. The Fully Developed Basement provides a perfect Play Area, Media Room & additional Bedroom/bath. BONUS UPGRADES inc BUILT-IN SPEAKERS throughout the house, TWIN FURNACE, AIR CONDITIONING &TANKLESS HOT WATER. Great curb appeal & fully landscaped with a southwest, Facing Backyard & Double Detached Garage. Less than 10 Min to downtown, close to transit, short walk to Clearwater, Masters Academy, MRU &other schools. More details
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  • 36 MARY DOVER Drive SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4205546

    Main Photo: 36 MARY DOVER Drive SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4205546
    $1,895,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4205546
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    3,474 sq. ft.
    Executive custom-built air-conditioned 2 storey with fully developed basement in show home condition. Backs onto the park! One of the nicest streets in Currie Barracks. Total of 4 bedrooms plus a main floor den 2nd floor bonus room, 5 bathrooms. Very bright and open plan. 10-foot ceilings on all floors, extensive upgrades throughout. Must be seen to appreciate quality and detail in this custom home. Formal great room with double sided stone packed fireplace to ceiling to a 2 storey cathedral ceiling in the dining room, open to a gourmet kitchen with centre island with granite counter tops and designer tiled backsplash with stainless steel Miele appliances. Walk in pantry, main floor den with double French doors, 2-piece powder room and main floor laundry/mudroom with sink and cabinets. Patio sliding doors from dining room lead to large concrete patio and under ground sprinkler system. See Additional Public Remarks. Gorgeous staircase leading upstairs to large master bedroom with 5-piece spa ensuite with soaker tub and oversized shower and huge walk in closet with built ins. Walkway overlooking dining room leads to 2 other good-sized bedrooms with walk in closets both with ensuites. Huge bonus room with gas fireplace. Professionally developed basement with wet bar, media/family and games room, bedroom with 3-piece bathroom and a large storage room. Radiant in floor heat in basement. Rinnai instant hot water system. 2 furnaces, oversized garage with double doors holds 3 cars. Pride of ownership shown through out! Great location, close to schools, amenities, and minutes to downtown. Excellent family home! Exceptional Value! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX LEN T.WONG&ASSOCIATES REAL ESTATE
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  • 101 TRASIMENO Crescent SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4204857

    Main Photo: 101 TRASIMENO Crescent SW in Calgary: Currie Barracks House for sale : MLS®# C4204857
    $1,069,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4204857
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,301 sq. ft.
    Welcome to Crystal Creek Homes Luxury at 101 Trasimeno CR SW in the prestigious community of Currie Barracks. Absolutely stunning CRYSTAL CREEK HOMES built 4 bedroom 2 storey with a double detached garage! This home is the full package…. Main floor features custom kitchen with quartz counters, gas range and large island. Massive great room complete with custom fireplace, large mud room and main floor den/office. Upstairs comes complete with laundry room, 3 BEDROOMS with large master retreat with 5pce ensuite and walk in closet. Fully finished basement with 4th bedroom, 4pce bath and large rec room. Triple glazed windows, on demand hot water, engineered wide plank hardwood throughout main floor. FABULOUS LOCATION FACING ALEXANDRIA PARK! Schools and parks are nearby, and downtown Calgary is just 7 minutes away. Come discover the uncompromising quality of a Crystal Creek Home. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX IREALTY INNOVATIONS
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