Shaughnessy Real Estate & Shaughnessy Homes for Sale Vancouver
Shaughnessy is a refined heritage neighbourhood centrally located in Vancouver, and known for its stately mansions which encircle ‘The Crescent’s’ beautiful green boulevard. Oak Street, with its selection of delis and bakeries, forms Shaughnessy’s eastern boundary and West Boulevard and Arbutus Avenue mark its western boundary. Stretching from West 16th to West 41st, Shaughnessy is entirely residential with the exception of three private schools and one public elementary school.
Character and history are beautifully preserved and exquisite landscaping throughout competes with the magnificent Van Dusen Botanical Gardens at West 33rd and Oak Street. Many older homes have been completely renovated to include contemporary first class amenities such as gourmet kitchens, in-home theatres, jacuzzi baths, and deluxe home offices, while maintaining the grand ambiance of the original architecture. South Granville from West Broadway to 16th Avenue offers select shopping, and there are many choice restaurants, coffee bars and retail venues along this section of West Broadway.
Real estate for sale in Shaughnessy ranges from grand heritage homes through to large family homes and bungalows on large lots. There are even well-appointed condos for sale along King Edward Avenue West which is on a convenient bus route out to UBC. Shaughnessy is ideally located for quick access to the Vancouver International Airport, the dynamic shopping areas of West 4th Avenue, Kitsilano Beach and downtown Vancouver. Shaughnessy is definitely a one-of-a-kind neighbourhood, and homes for sale meld the best of history with contemporary features to please even the most discerning homeowner.