Chestermere, originally named Chestermere Lake, is a city in the province of Alberta, within Rocky View County just minutes east of the city of Calgary. The city, which surrounds Chestermere Lake, a 750 acre lake, was known as Chestermere Lake from 1977 to 1993.
Early settlement began prior to the 20th century when the Canadian Pacific Railway established in 1880’s, many farmers saw the lake as a means to irrigate their crops, by 1907, a dam and canal system had been built, the wetland developed into a lake, and farmers began using the water for irrigation.
Following the irrigation development, the lake began to be used for recreation, cabins were built and people stayed on the lake during the summer months. in 1959, the Chestermere Cabin Owners Association (CCOA) was incorporated with approximately 50 members. As more people began to live around Chestermere Lake, residents wanted to secure long-term leases and to own property around the lake. By 1977, the lake boasted 120 permanent homes and gained official status as the “Summer Village of Chestermere Lake” on April 1, 1977.
By 1992, Chestermere’s population had increased to 1,043 permanent residents. On March 1, 1993, the “Summer Village of Chestermere Lake” officially changed its status and name to the “Town of Chestermere”.
On January 1, 2015 Chestermere became a city.
With a population just less than 20,000, Chestermere offers a mix of both new and established communities including both single-family and mult-family residential properties all situated around picturesque Chestermere Lake.
FANTASTIC MOUNTAIN VIEW, 66-acre flat parcel of land. Walking distance to Chestermere High School (1 mile to west) and Chestermere municipal boundary (1.5 miles). There are power lines along the east and the Strathmore water main is just to the south.
CP rail access along the north boundary, the Trans-Canada Highway is less than a mile north, and the Chestermere Airport is about a mile north.
Currently used as productive farmland. This parcel could be suitable for acreage development, mobile home park, or storage (subject to approvals).
TAKE HWY 1 EAST,PAST CHESTERMERE UNTIL YOU REACH RANGE ROAD 275,TURN SOUTH AND LAND BEGINS SOUTH OF CN RAILWAY LINEMore details
FUTURE BUSINESS PARK, Commercial and Industrial zoned by City of Chestermere ( 53.37 ac ), Land only. Land is located just north of Glenmore Trail on Range Road 281 and Range Road 281 is just 1-mile west of Hwy 791. The parcel is the south part of Sec. 35 SE quarter. City of Chestermere Area Plan wants to develop the area as mixed use to make it suitable to be a people gathering and shopping place, etc. Land is south of Rainbow Falls and the new community of EDGEWATER. Great traffic connections to Hwy 1 by Hwy 791, to Calgary by Glenmore and by Range Road 281 to Chestermere and the Lake. The views of Calgary and mountains. The land is flat. NO SIGN ON PROPERTY.More details
243068 Rainbow Road , Chestermere Lake. Land consists of 20 ( Acres +-) plus 2 homes with good transportation access from the Trans Canada highway and Rainbow Road. Owner currently living in the newer bungalow. Pictures of the Large Bungalow with walk-out basement and triple attached Garage will be available shortly. The 20 acres of land also has a 2nd rent able home with its own separate road access. Check with the listing Agent about the area structure plan and the proposed new community center including a man made lake directly across the street. Appointments with a few days notice are required to view property.More details
LAKEFRONT LIVING! Over 3/4 of an acre of lakefront living combined with over 6000sqft of gorgeous updated living space with amazing mountain views and your own private pool. Truly the best of both worlds - have all the amenities of city living combined with the lake lifestyle. This home is the combination of a 3000sqft walk out bungalow with your master suite on the main floor PLUS an additional 2 bedrooms and full 5pce bathroom on the upper level. A ton of space. When you enter this home there are soaring vaulted ceilings with built in cabinets, fireplace, and an open concept to the kitchen. Just past the open curved staircase is your formal dining room. The walkout level with in-floor heating offers a large games area, 2 bathrooms, an exercise room, 4th bedroom, wine room and pool change room. 3 fan coil furnaces, 2 A/C, 2 boilers, complete pool heating system, and in-home audio system are set up for your enjoyment. Take advantage of this rare opportunity!More details
**OPEN HOUSE Saturday August 19th from 1:30 - 4pm. Live the dream! Custom designed luxury property on prestigious Chestermere Lake with a west backyard, spectacular sweeping views of lake and mountains and a lot size of over half an acre. No pictures truly do this home justice, you must see it to experience how special it is. From panoramic views from every picture window to the solid concrete construction, concrete floors and insulated concrete blocks on all exterior walls. Vaulted ceilings and skylights throughout. Beautifully renovated, main house offers 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, one bedroom suite above triple garage, in floor radiant heat - the garage floors are heated too! Lots of room for boats, trailers, RV's, cars and motorcycles. New double dock, double green house plus so much more... Call today!More details
14 acres in a fantastic location on township road 242 which is the road that runs east and west between Kinniburgh and the Highschool! There is alot of possibilities with this piece of land including subdiision into 2 acre parcels. There is a drilled well on the property.More details
Majestically situated overlooking the North end of the lake, boasting over 5600 square feet of developed living space! Custom designed and crafted with incredible attention to detail and no expenses spared! Timeless and elegant details such as coffered ceilings over the great room, wainscoting in the dining room and faux stone walls in the interior matching the exterior stonework! This is a dream kitchen with the large 6 burner Wolf gas stove, custom hood range, the Sub Zero fridge with matching cabinet doors, wine fridge, 2 copper sink stations and a Miele coffee station for the coffee connoisseurs! With the 25 foot pantry you will always have enough storage! The double sided stone fireplace adds ambiance! There is a guest bedroom and an office on the main floor with direct outside access! Perfectly postured for an at home business the upstairs bonus room has exterior access, a 2 piece bath, an elevator, is sound proofed and constructed to hold the weight of 75 people and 2 Grand Piano's! continued... The large upper level bedrooms all have their own en suite giving a total of 7 baths in the home! In the Master bedroom there is an upper balcony to overlook the views as well as a lifestyle room, laundry and a 5 piece spa en suite with 2 Trilibite Fossil sinks and a large walk in closet! In the lower level walkout there is a spacious rec area with a wet bar, a 5th bedroom, and games room! In addition there is an exercise room that can be access from the outside and has a steam shower! In addition this home has the following: Photo Voltaic and Thermal Solar Panels, A sound system with over 40 speakers, A commercial grade video surveillance with motion detectors, 7 Sony XBR T.V's, 4 inches of concrete slab on the balconies, 100 percent spray foamed with 1 1/2" insulation membrane, Gienow Everclear windows with Transoms, 6 skylights, In floor boiler zoned heating in the garage, foyer, master and basement, hot and cold exterior hose bib and RI for central air. This home meets Energuide Canada guidelines!More details
The newly renovated 4 bedroom executive 5.02 acre parcel minutes from Chestermere is just 5 minutes east of the city of Calgary limits. The stunning home is on a quiet road with unobstructed city and mountain views. This home is great for entertaining with hardwood floors throughout the main floor, lots of windows, and a bright open concept. Lots of outdoor space for all your collectables, an oversized 50x36 detached garage/ shop. With endless privacy and peacefulness this 5 acre property is the perfect spot. Acreage living without the commute!More details
Custom built 2 story executive home sitting on a over 2-Acre lot. Main floor with 9 ft. ceilings & crown moldings, bright family room, dining rooms, den, living room, kitchen with large island, raised panel oak cabinets & granite counter tops. Brazilian cherry hardwood floors throughout & stainless steel appliances. Circular staircase with wrought iron railings. Upper floor has 4 bedrooms & 3 full baths. Super large master bedroom has 2-side fireplace & 5-piece en-suite bath. Second bedroom has a 4-piece en-suite bath. Huge roof top deck over the garage with mountain views on sunny west backyard. Over-sized 4-car garage. Easy access to HWY#1 & amenities in Chestermere. Shows pride of ownership.More details
Lakefront living. Fresh and up-to-date with 4700 sq. ft. of living area. This great room plan is wide open and has been completely updated with fresh paint and new carpet throughout. Take in the mountain and lake view from the large dining area, kitchen, den, and great room. There is a main floor laundry & powder room. The master bedroom overlooks the lake with a bright en suite with skylights, huge walk-in, steam shower, & bubble jet tub. 4 bedrooms up & a 5 piece kids bath. Hardwood floors, granite counters, gas fireplace. Downstairs, you have a large family room with an entertainment kitchen, there is a 5 piece bath with steam shower, and another bedroom. The hot tub on the patio can be enclosed by the roll shutters. The West-facing deck has a spiral staircase down to the yard and there is an electric awning. The exterior of the home is finished with stucco & stone. There is a covered boat-lift, a play centre and a natural sand lakebed. Great home in a great location close to school in KinniburghMore details
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