1931 12 Avenue SW
Scarboro Calgary T3C 0R9

$819,000
Residential beds: 4 baths: 3.0 1,978 sq. ft. built: 1910

Enjoy sweeping views of downtown Calgary from this significantly updated character home located in desirable Scarboro.
Photo 1: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 2: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 3: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 4: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 5: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 6: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 7: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 8: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 9: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 10: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 11: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
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Photo 22: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 23: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 24: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 25: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 26: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 27: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 28: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 29: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 30: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 31: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 32: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 33: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 34: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 35: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 36: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 37: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 38: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 39: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 40: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 41: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 42: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 43: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 44: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 45: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 46: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 47: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 48: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 49: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Photo 50: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
Status:
Active
Prop. Type:
Residential
MLS® Num:
A1031007
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
3
Year Built:
1910
Traditional Scarboro character with a boho twist! Designed to entertain, this property enjoys an elevated profile which enables sweeping views of the downtown core & West. The grounds are substantial; over 25% larger than your typical inner city lot, the 8041 sq ft property enjoys supreme privacy (no neighbour to the West) & boasts remarkable views. The property has been substantially renovated (Thom Interior Design) & will appeal to those looking for something more than the mundane that often fills the Calgary inventory. Originally built in 1910 there was an emphasis on preserving the best of the character & charm while updating for modern conveniences. The main living area enjoys large windows that brings the outdoors in. Original fir floors lend texture as does the feature wall utilizing original brick from St Mary's School. A wood burning fireplace adds ambience. The kitchen is equipped with poured concrete counter tops, gas range, & thoughtful built ins. Savour the East views of the lush side yard from the main floor den (currently used as an office it could easily be a 4th bed). The dining room is striking & will easily host large gatherings. Carefully curated lighting, stained glass windows, & brick walls create a space designed to encourage conversation late into the evening. The indoor-outdoor flow is seamless: step through the door off the dining room to an outdoor oasis complete with tiered seating areas, outdoor lighting, a custom sunken hot tub, & outdoor kitchen area. The upper provides 3 beds, the master with direct access to a large covered deck with amazing views to the downtown core. The second bed is charming & bright. Third bed provides direct access to a large side deck off the West side. The lower continues the cool, boho-chic quality. Built in seating in media area is ideal for curling up with a good movie, the wine tasting room must be seen. The laundry room is generous & storage is ample. Take the enclosed staircase to the street level concrete parking pad. Adding a double garage (drawings available upon request) would facilitate a rare inner city attached garage. Located close to some of YYC's best amenities this property is a must see for anyone tired of the routine. Call for more information on this remarkable property!
Property Type:
Residential
Property Sub Type:
Detached
Condo Type:
Not a Condo
Transaction Type:
For Sale
Suite:
No
Home Style:
2 Storey
Total Building Area:
0 sq. ft.
Total Living Area:
1,978 sq. ft.
Main Level Finished Area:
1,152 sq. ft.
Upper Level Finished Area:
827 sq. ft.
Lower Level Finished Area:
0 sq. ft.
Above Grade Finished Area:
0 sq. ft.
Below Grade Finished Area:
1,026 sq. ft.
Reports Avail:
Floor Plans, RPR with Compliance
Lot Area:
8,041 sq. ft.
Front Exposure:
North
Unit Exposure:
North
Levels:
Two
End Unit:
No Common Walls
Total Rooms Above Grade:
7
Year built:
1910 (Age: 110)
Bedrooms:
4 (Above Grd: 4)
Bedrooms Above Grade:
4
Bathrooms:
3.0 (Full:2, Half:1)
Plan:
5700AG
Heating:
Forced Air, Natural Gas
Basement:
Finished, Full
New Constr.:
No
Structure Type:
House
Roof:
Asphalt Shingle
Ensuite:
No
Flooring:
Hardwood
Cooling:
Central Air
Fireplaces:
1
Fireplace Details:
See Remarks, Wood Burning
Water Supply:
Public
Sewer:
Public Sewer
Utilities:
Electricity Available, Garbage Collection, High Speed Internet Available
Garage:
0
Parking:
Stall, Concrete Driveway, Off Street, Outside, See Remarks
Parking Total/Covered:
2 / -
Parking Places:
2.0
Laundry Features:
Laundry Room, Lower Level
Restrictions:
None Known
Z-name Not Listed
Scarboro
Dishwasher, Gas Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer/Dryer, Window Coverings
Floor
Type
Size
Other
Main Floor
Kitchen
15'6" × 10'6"
Main Floor
Living Room
24'2" × 11'5"
Main Floor
Dining Room
16'4" × 11'2"
Main Floor
Bedroom
14'2" × 12'
Upper Level
Master Bedroom
22'6" × 13'8"
Upper Level
Bedroom
12'1" × 11'6"
Upper Level
Bedroom
13'1" × 7'2"
Lower Level
Entrance
9'8" × 8'6"
Basement
Family Room
29'1" × 11'8"
Basement
Other
9'3" × 4'8"
Basement
Wine Cellar
17'7" × 12'2"
Basement
Laundry
21'3" × 7'7"
Floor
Ensuite
Pieces
Other
Main Floor
No
4
4'9" x 11'11"
Upper Level
No
4
10'9" x 11'3"
Basement
No
2
7'1" x 8'1"
Lot Features:
Low Maintenance Landscape, Irregular Lot, Private, See Remarks, Views
Num. of Parcels:
0
Fencing:
Fenced
Region:
Calgary
Zone:
CAL Zone CC
Zoning:
R-C1
Listed Date:
Sep 16, 2020
Days on Mkt:
14
  • Photo 1: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Enjoy sweeping views of downtown Calgary from this significantly updated character home located in desirable Scarboro.
  • Photo 2: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The elevated profile the property enjoys affords not only sweeping views but the utmost in privacy. Mature vegetation creates a serene and private space in the heart of inner city Calgary.
  • Photo 3: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Interior has been curated by Thom design; a distinctly Boho-Chic- flair complements the indelible character carefully left intact. Note the custom concrete staircase leading to the upper level.
  • Photo 4: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Main Floor Plan
  • Photo 5: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The main floor is spacious yet cozy; large windows bring in the staggering views, brick from 1909 St. Mary's School utilized to lend warmth to the space.
  • Photo 6: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the living area.
  • Photo 7: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Note the wood burning fireplace, the ideal spot to curl up with a good book.
  • Photo 8: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View toward the sitting area by wood burning fireplace.
  • Photo 9: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Detail view of the sitting area by the wood burning fireplace. Note the brick feature wall.
  • Photo 10: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The kitchen is well equipped with a gas range, concrete counter tops, and custom hood fan.
  • Photo 11: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Detail view of the kitchen area. The window enjoys views to the rear grounds.
  • Photo 12: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the kitchen. The door enables seamless indoor-outdoor flow fro the kitchen/dining to the backyard oasis.
  • Photo 13: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Comfortable and convenient breakfast nook resides immediately off the kitchen.
  • Photo 14: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The dining room is reminiscent of Bonterra Restaurant: stained glass, carefully curated light fixtures, & a custom brick wall create a warm & visually interesting space designed to encourage large dinner parties & conversation that lasts late into the eve
  • Photo 15: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the dining area, the windows face South & look out over the backyard. Note the stained glass windows lending more charm to the space.
  • Photo 16: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View from the dining area to the kitchen. The main floor is excellent for entertaining.
  • Photo 17: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Detail view of the brick feature wall, custom shelving and wine bottle display. The walk through leads to the sitting area by the wood burning fireplace.
  • Photo 18: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    One of my favourite rooms in the house: currently utilized as a den/office it can also be a main floor bedroom. The East facing window offers stunning views of the side yard with full & lush vegetation.
  • Photo 19: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the den, note the large closets.
  • Photo 20: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The main floor also enjoys a full bath complete with claw foot tub. This space ensures the feasibility of utilizing the main floor den as a bedroom if so desired.
  • Photo 21: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Upper Level Floor Plan
  • Photo 22: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The upper level hosts three bedrooms, the Master (pictured here) is spacious and bright with immediate access to a large covered deck with views of the downtown core.
  • Photo 23: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the Master bedroom, the door opens to the covered deck.
  • Photo 24: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The Master also enjoys a large dressing area.
  • Photo 25: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The views the elevated profile affords are remarkable. Enjoy sweeping vistas from the down town core West over the valley.
  • Photo 26: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The second bedroom is peaceful & serene & offers views of the East grounds & the South back yard.
  • Photo 27: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the 2nd bedroom.
  • Photo 28: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The upper level bathroom is warm & bright. The deep soaker tub is the ideal spot to unwind after a long day. The vanity area is located just around the corner in the photo. Note the large window bringing in views of the rear grounds.
  • Photo 29: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the soaker tub area. Note the custom built storage niche, the property is full of custom storage solutions.
  • Photo 30: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View of the vanity/sink area.
  • Photo 31: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Upper level bathroom detail.
  • Photo 32: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The 3rd bed offers direct access to a massive West facing balcony with private views. This space could be used to extend the Master suite and create an en-suite if desired.
  • Photo 33: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The balcony accessed off the third bedroom runs the width of the property on the West side.
  • Photo 34: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Lower Level Floor Plan
  • Photo 35: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The lower level continues the cool Boho-Chic vibe & offers a media area, half bath, unique wine tasting/cigar room, laundry & loads of storage.
  • Photo 36: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The media area with custom built in seating and above grade windows.
  • Photo 37: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Alternate view of the media area, ideal spot for movie night or watching the game.
  • Photo 38: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Custom doors lead through to the laundry area & storage rooms.
  • Photo 39: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The wine tasting room must be seen, custom seating & carefully chosen lighting create a room that encourages you to slow down & enjoy the moment.
  • Photo 40: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Detail view of the wine tasting room. This room also offers independent ventilation.
  • Photo 41: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Cool & calming, the half bath on the lower level.
  • Photo 42: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    The rear grounds were designed & built to entertain. Multiple tiered sitting areas, strategically placed uplighting, an outdoor bar/kitchen & a built in sunken hot tub combine to create a private outdoor oasis.
  • Photo 43: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View toward the eating area. The second tier on the West side offers a sunken hot tub & ample room for a large day bed. There are no neighbours on the West side of the property, just more lush vegetation.
  • Photo 44: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View of the rear grounds looking South and East. Note the privacy afforded by the mature vegetation & strategic landscaping.
  • Photo 45: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View toward the outdoor kitchen/bar area. The tiered backyard creates multiple outdoor seating areas, ideal for entertaining.
  • Photo 46: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Elevated view toward the house.
  • Photo 47: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    View West, a private and serene space.
  • Photo 48: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    There is ample room to build a garage in the front of the property; an attached garage would be a relatively easy addition as an enclosed staircase already leads from the landing to the lower level of the home.
  • Photo 49: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    Walk out level to the concrete parking pad. This space is ideal for a mudroom and would offer immediate access to an attached garage if so desired.
  • Photo 50: 1931 12 Avenue SW in Calgary: Scarboro Detached for sale : MLS®# A1031007
    A remarkable property both inside and out, it will appeal to those that appreciate cutting edge interior design, carefully curated materials, and the effort put in to creating something more than mere ordinary.
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Data was last updated September 30, 2020 at 06:05 PM (UTC)
Area Statistics
Listings on market:
13
Avg list price:
$925,000
Min list price:
$312,375
Max list price:
$1,395,000
Avg days on market:
92
Min days on market:
5
Max days on market:
216
Avg price per sq.ft.:
$533.87
These statistics are generated based on the current listing's property type and located in Scarboro. Average values are derived using median calculations.
Michael Wood
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