Homes For Sale In Blackburne Area Communities - Edmonton, AB
Properties in Blackburne
The Blackburne community is one of the more established residential areas of the greater Blackmud district. This community was officially incorporated as a suburb of Edmonton in the early 1980's and the development of the region has progressed from then into the present. Blackburne is situated in the very north east corner of the district, just south of Anthony Henday Drive.
More About Buying A Home In Blackburne Community - Edmonton, AB:
Blackburne includes a large amount of
the Blackmud Creek Ravine within its boundaries, and Blackburne Creek Park is a big
attraction for outdoor enthusiasts.
Homes for sale in Blackburne are predominately single family dwellings on private
lots. The distinct street plan for this area uses a number of circles to discourage
vehicle through traffic, which makes the section very pedestrian friendly. Trails and
foot paths are also dominant in this section, and walking and cycling within the
neighborhood a common activity. Further hiking through Blackburne Creek Park is a
well liked wilderness activity and this preserve land also has spots for fishing on
Bus stops are also well dispersed throughout the residential section, so inhabitants
have good access to public transportation for shopping or entertainment in adjacent
suburbs. South Edmonton Common is just over a kilometer to the north east and is a
popular destination for purchasing practical goods, and for spending leisure time.
Parents in Blackburne will find that nearby educational facilities are well rated and
cater to most grade levels. Monsignor Fee Otterson School has quality teaching for
elementary grades and higher, while the Ellerslie Road Pre-school serves for early
learning and for out of school care services.