Granville is a new neighbourhood located in amenity-friendly West Edmonton. Established in the early 2000s, this modern community offers buyers an abundance of Craftsman-inspired new homes spanning several styles, including spacious single-family homes, duplexes and low-maintenance townhomes and apartments. In addition, residents of Granville enjoy having trendy shops, services, schools and restaurants within arm’s reach as well as easy accessibility to Whitemud Drive, Stony Plain Road and the West Anthony Henday.
Did you know? Granville was awarded a finalist in the 2014 Awards of Excellence by the Edmonton Home Builders’ Association due to its exceptional development standards.
Real Estate and Homes For Sale in Granville
Single-family homes account for most home styles in Granville, consisting of both front-attached and rear-laned homes. Four-bedroom, four-bathroom homes are most common, featuring an average of 2,500 square feet. Perfect for growing families, sizes may range upwards of 3,000 square feet and include more than six bedrooms. Detached home prices in Granville may vary between the mid-500s to over $1M.
Retirees and downsizers looking to live a low-maintenance, active lifestyle are happy to call Granville home, thanks to the number of condos and townhomes in the area. The community’s accessible shops and services, combined with its proximity to parks, walking trails, and the Lewis Estates Golf Course, make it an ideal choice. Duplexes are also readily available, offering many of the same benefits as the area’s larger detached homes at a lower price point.
Apartment-style condos in the community may start as low as $200,000, with townhomes and duplexes priced in the low to mid 300s.
Average Listing Price in Granville: $495,000
Did you know? Granville is one of three popular neighbourhoods comprising the larger Grange neighbourhood structure plan. Other communities include Glastonbury and The Hamptons.
Excellent New Amenities
Granville houses a large shopping hub with a Costco, professional services, restaurants and more. The neighbourhood is also situated within a short distance of the Shops of Granville (Safeway, health services, banking institutions, etc.) and Hampton Market (Save-in-Foods, coffee shops, restaurants, etc.). Other well-known amenities in the area include the River Cree Resort and Casino and world-famous West Edmonton Mall.
Additional nearby amenities near Granville include:
- Depot 170 – PetSmart, Toys R Us, The Keg, Starbucks, Chapters, The Home Depot, etc.
- Mayfield Common – Save-on-Foods, Winners, JYSK, various restaurants, etc.
- SmartCentres Edmonton West – Walmart, RONA, multiple restaurants, etc.
- Terra Losa Shopping Centre – Safeway, Staples, Marshalls, etc.
- Westpoint Centre – Canadian Tire, Mark’s, Schanks Sports Grill, etc.
- Misericordia Community Hospital
- And more!
Did you know? With a surface area of 500,000 square metres, West Ed is one of the world’s largest shopping malls. There are 12 world-class attractions at the mall, and it receives more visitors each year than Disneyland!
Parks and Recreation
Granville features two scenic ponds featuring an old-world bridge and professional landscaping. Pathways and trails define the area, providing interconnectivity between adjacent communities in the Grange. The Lewis Estates Golf Course and The Ranch Golf and Country Club can also be reached in under 10 minutes. Residents of Granville are served by the Glastonbury Community League, which offers programs like yoga in the park, hiking groups, and children’s programs.
- Glendale Golf and Country Club
- Jasper Place Fitness and Leisure Centre
- West Edmonton Mall:
Did you know? Lewis Estates Golf Course is one of Edmonton’s most popular courses. It features bentgrass greens, tree-lined fairways and is a great challenge for both beginners and handicappers.
There is a centrally located school site in Granville, slated for a public K-9 school. But, for now, families can access educational opportunities in the surrounding areas, including Catholic options, daycares, preschools and more.
Designated Public Schools:
- Kim Hung School (Designated Grade K-6 School)
- Kim Hung School (Designated Grade 7-9 School)
- Jasper Place School (Designated Grade 10-12 School)
Designated Catholic Schools:
- Sister Annata Brockman School (Designated Grade K-6 School)Sister Annata Brockman School (Designated Grade 7-9 School)
- St. Oscar Romero School (Designated Grade 10-12 School)
Did you know? Granville has a liveability score of 84% which is considered exceptional. In addition to low crime rates and proximity to amenities, Granville is celebrated for its cost of living, housing and schools.
Commuting From Granville
Granville is defined by Winterburn Road to the west, Whitemud Drive to the north, the community of Glastonbury to the east and 62nd Ave to the south. The west Anthony Henday provides convenient access to greater west, north and south Edmonton, and nearby Stony Plain Road delivers a straight shot to the city’s downtown core. There is some transit in the area, with further opportunities currently in the works.
Did you know? The LRT line extension in West Edmonton will provide direct LRT access to Lewis Farms. As a result, Granville residents will be able to take advantage of LRT service to Central Edmonton and beyond.
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- Ultimate Guide to Edmonton Real Estate – Detailed information on every quadrant of the city, including home styles, prices, and communities.
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