Living the Life in Calgary
The Calgary economy is driven by the energy and agricultural industries, both of which have grown exponentially in recent years. As a byproduct of this growth the real estate markets has produced some of the most extravagant homes in Canada. On this list is a few of the Most Expensive Houses in Calgary , you’ll find wine cellars, elevators and indoor pools as common features. If you end up finding a gold mine of cash, feel free to spend your new found wealth on one of these large homes.
Pump Hill Mansion
9 rooms, 2 elevators, indoor pool, library, gym and a concert hall, no it isn’t a hotel, it’s The Balm. The more than 15,000 square foot home is owned by Alfred Balm the former chairman of Fracmaster Ltd. The house is located in the neighbourhood known as Pump Hill which has become synonymous with luxury real estate in Calgary.
Price Tag – $22,000,000
This four story home boasts 10 bedrooms and 10 baths, a heated 6 car garage and a square footage of more than 17, 000 feet. The french style manor also includes an ensuite, wine cellar and library. The exterior is covered in a natural looking stone and is accented by towering windows. The house is fit for a king, although I don’t think that I would like to be the one that has to clean it.
Price Tag – $20,000,000
Pinnacle Ridge Palace
This beautiful Pinnacle Ridge estate overlooking Springbank has a great panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains. Along with a great view the 16,000 square foot home has 7 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms among other luxuries. Some of the more elaborate amenities featured in this high end home include a 25 meter heated indoor pool and spa, 1,600 square foot theatre and elevator. There is also a heated 5 car garage, a covered court yard, outdoor sports court and detached guest house.
Price Tag – $12,000,000
Mount Royal Chalet
This pricey home is a chalet style home fit for royalty. The cathedral ceiling and exposed wooden beams bring a homely feel to a house that can host more than 100 guests for dinner. The 6 bedrooms, 5 of which have ensuite bathrooms are complimented nicely by the two-story water feature and indoor heated pool. And when the weather warms up you can head outside to enjoy the grotto. Be prepared to have a lot of dinner parties and cave parties if you purchase this home.
Price Tag – $8,500,000
A dowtown penthouse with a panoramic view of the city scape and Prince’s Island Park. The 3,200 square foot condo has a direct access elevator as well as private heated parking. With high end features like a guest suite, exercise room and a temperature controlled wine cellar this condo compares well against the most expensive houses in Calgary.
Price Tag – $5,200,000
Are there any houses that you feel should be on the list that we didn’t include? Don’t be shy to share! And of course, if you are ready to move in or out of any of these luxurious homes, contact us to get your quote!