85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738)

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Single Family
Sep. 18, 2023
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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:
1,408 ft2


Street Address:
85 Fairbanks Street
Postal Code:
B3A 1C5


85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738): FABULOUS heritage home on Fairbanks with breathtaking harbour views morning noon and night! This one of a kind downtown Dartmouth heritage home showcases a perfect blend of historic charm and contemporary vibes with 3 bedrooms, loft guest bedroom, den/office, 2 full baths, hangout space in basement AND extra storage. Architectural details throughout the home pay homage to its rich history, with features such as exposed brick accents and crown moldings. The eat in kitchen is perfect for culinary creations & family hangouts with access to the backyard oasis that is meticulously landscaped. From the covered deck you also have impeccable views of our famous harbour. Imagine sipping your morning coffee or enjoying an evening cocktail while relishing the stunning sunsets and the enchanting lights of the cityscape. Upstairs, you will find a great sized bedroom, office/nursery, funky 4 piece bath designed with a touch of whimsy featuring it's wood joist accents & colourful walls PLUS the pièce de résistance - a luxurious primary private suite with MASSIVE upper deck that has to be seen - this space could be re-envisioned with your own ideas or left as is! With this property you have the ability to own AND create a secondary suite for extra income with the new zoning rules! The owner built this stunning space for their master painting studio and it does not dissapoint. This inviting space boasts an abundance of natural light with mesmerizing vistas of the bustling Halifax Harbour - a total tranquil retreat! Constant harbour activity with sights of sailboats & massive ships gliding across the water while watching the weather come and go - it's one of the most special hidden spots out there! Beyond the cool vibes of this heritage home, the location is unparalleled. Situated within walking distance to the heart of downtown Dartmouth it's easy access to a vibrant array of shops, restaurants, gyms, Alderney Landing Market and Library! Come get your view on with your fave agent!

Directions to 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738): Windmill to Mott to Fairbanks or Windmill to Best to Fairbanks

 Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions: Appliances and Blinds

Building Details

Building Age:
Foundation Type:
Poured Concrete, Stone
Roof Material:
Asphalt Shingle
Exterior Finish:
Wood Siding
Flooring Type:
Ceramic, Engineered Hardwood, Hardwood, Softwood
Main Living Area:
1,408 ft2
Finished Area:
1,568 ft2
Basement Features:
Other, Partially Developed
Bedrooms (Total):
Bedrooms Above Ground:
Bedrooms Below Ground:
Bathrooms (Total):
Full Bathrooms:
Half Bathrooms:

Land Details

Title To Land:
Water Frontage Type:
View: Harbour,View: Ocean
Landscape Features:
Cleared, Landscaped, Fenced

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Community Features

  Golf Course
  Public Transit
  Recreation Center
  Place of Worship


85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738) has three bedrooms total: three bedrooms above ground, and zero bedrooms below ground level. It also has two bathrooms total: two full bathrooms, and zero half bathrooms.
Total Bedrooms: 3
Total Bathrooms: 2
Above Ground Bedrooms: 3
Full Bathrooms: 2
Below Ground Bedrooms: 0
Half Bathrooms: 0

Main FloorBath 13pc
Main FloorDen/Office13'4 x 5'11
Main FloorDen/Office11'3 x 7'6
Main FloorDining Room11'2 x 10'8
Main FloorKitchen11'2 x 10'7
Main FloorLiving Room13.4 x 14'1
Main FloorPrimary Bedroom13'5 x 15'
2nd LevelBath 24pc
2nd LevelBedroom13'5 x 12'7
2nd LevelBedroomLoft Bedroom
2nd LevelGreat Room17'5 x 10' + 17'5 x 15'4
BasementFamily Room16'6 x 10'7
BasementOTHER16'6 x 10'7
BasementStorage12'3 x 4'11
BasementStorage26'7 x 19'10

Schools near 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738)

Elementary SchoolBicentennial School
Middle SchoolBicentennial School
High SchoolBicentennial School
Elementary School (Fr. Imm.)Shannon Park Elementary School
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)Dartmouth South Academy
High School (Fr. Imm.)Dartmouth High School

Demographics for 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738)

 Dissemination Area 12090204 (Census Year: 2016)
Dissemination Area ID: 12090204
Census Year: 2016
Subdivision Name: Halifax
Population Count: 446
Private Dwellings Count: 282
Land Area: 0.27 Km2

Demographics Synopsis: 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738) is located in Dissemination Area 12090204 that spans over 0.27 Km2 and has 282 private dwellings that are home for 446 people. This represents a population density of 1662.9 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 44.6 years old.

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