490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796)

For Sale
Single Family
Dec. 20, 2021
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Keith Kenny

Keith Kenny

Real Estate Agent
 (902) 817-8178 
 (902) 700-5950 


Listing Type:
Property Type:
Single Family
Property Style:
Listing Price:
MLS® #:
PID #:
# Bedrooms:
# Bathrooms:
Building Age:
Main Living Area:
2,860 ft2


Street Address:
490 Francklyn Street
Postal Code:
B3H 1A9


490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796): Adjacent to Point Pleasant Park and walking distance to the best schools in Nova Scotia, you’ll never want to move again. With over a third of an acre, mature trees and shrubs adorn this property. So much potential with this two hundred and eighty foot long lot. The Limehurst Estate is an Arts and Crafts century home with many original characteristics. The main floor office, living and dining rooms have retained original crown mouldings and brass window hardware. The home showcases grand rooms throughout the 2860 square feet of living area plus an extra 1669 square feet in the basement ready for a transformation upgrade. A large family can live very comfortably in the four bedrooms and bathrooms. Wake up to panoramic views of the terraced gardens and the Northwest Arm from a 343 square foot second floor primary bedroom. A three piece ensuite bathroom and full wall closet is also ready for your design renovation. Recent upgrades include several statement lighting fixtures from 31 Westgate, a massive back deck & propane service for the fireplace, stove and barbecue. A six foot wide deeded access route alongside the southern border of 5960 Inglewood Drive to the arm is also included in the sale. That means you can pick up some water for the lobster boil!

 Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions: All appliances, blinds and lighting fixtures.

Exclusions: All contents including personal items and furniture.

Building Details

Building Age:
Foundation Type:
Poured Concrete
Roof Material:
Asphalt Shingle
Exterior Finish:
Wood Shingles
Flooring Type:
Hardwood, Tile, Vinyl
Main Living Area:
2,860 ft2
Finished Area:
4,286 ft2
Basement Features:
Full, Partially Developed, Walkout
Bedrooms (Total):
Bedrooms Above Ground:
Bedrooms Below Ground:
Bathrooms (Total):
Full Bathrooms:
Half Bathrooms:

Land Details

Title To Land:
Water Frontage Type:
Access: Bay,Access: Deeded,Access: Ocean,View: Harbour,View: Ocean
Landscape Features:
Landscaped, Sloping/Terraced, Stream/Pond

 Virtual Tours of 490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796)


  High Speed Internet


  Alarm System
  Ensuite Bath
  Gas Stove(s)
  Propane Fireplace
  Wood Fireplace

Community Features

  School Bus Service


490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796) has four bedrooms total: four bedrooms above ground, and zero bedrooms below ground level. It also has four bathrooms total: two full bathrooms, and two half bathrooms.
Total Bedrooms: 4
Total Bathrooms: 4
Above Ground Bedrooms: 4
Full Bathrooms: 2
Below Ground Bedrooms: 0
Half Bathrooms: 2

Main FloorBath 12pc: 5 X 5.2
Main FloorDen/Office14 X 14
Main FloorDining NookBreakfast Nook: 9.5 X 16.6
Main FloorDining Room18.5 X 14
Main FloorFoyer14 X 14
Main FloorKitchen14 X 9.5
Main FloorLiving Room15 X 21.2
Main FloorOTHERCoat Closet: 2 X 4.6
Main FloorOTHERHallway: 3.5 X 8.5
2nd LevelBath 23 pc: 10.2 X 7.2
2nd LevelBedroomPrimary Jog: 6.1 X 6.9
2nd LevelBedroom13.6 X 13.1
2nd LevelBedroom15.6 X 16
2nd LevelBedroomor Den: 13.6 X 11.6
2nd LevelEnsuite Bath 18 X 11.3
2nd LevelOTHERCloset Primary bed: 2.6 X 12
2nd LevelOTHERCloset den:1.8 X 7.6
2nd LevelOTHERhallway: 4 X 19.6
2nd LevelPrimary Bedroom25.8 X 12.1
BasementBath 32 pc: 3.6 X 6
BasementLaundry12 X 10
BasementOTHERDart Room: 8.5 X 14
BasementRec Room12.9 X 18.6
BasementStorage13.1 X 10.9
BasementStorage9 X 21.5
BasementStorage13.5 X 13.5
BasementStorage14.1 X 17.6
BasementStorage11.5 X 8.5
BasementUtility13.7 X 13.8
BasementUtility6.7 X 7.2

Schools near 490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796)

Elementary SchoolInglis Street Elementary School
Middle SchoolGorsebrook Junior High School
High SchoolGorsebrook Junior High School
Elementary School (Fr. Imm.)Lemarchant - St Thomas Elementary School
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)Gorsebrook Junior High School
High School (Fr. Imm.)Citadel High School

Demographics for 490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796)

 Dissemination Area 12090294 (Census Year: 2016)
Dissemination Area ID: 12090294
Census Year: 2016
Subdivision Name: Halifax
Population Count: 454
Private Dwellings Count: 164
Land Area: 1.03 Km2

Demographics Synopsis: 490 Francklyn Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202129796) is located in Dissemination Area 12090294 that spans over 1.03 Km2 and has 164 private dwellings that are home for 454 people. This represents a population density of 440.9 persons per Km2. The Majority of dwellings in the area are occupied by the owners. The average age of the population in the area is 40.7 years old.

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