Hamilton sits smack dab in the middle of the Golden Horseshoe, between Toronto and Buffalo, New York, on the westernmost edge of Lake Ontario. While it may be the site of mega-industrial activity, Hamilton is also one of Canada’s greener cities!
The Niagara Escarpment runs right through the centre of the city and affords some spectacular views. No wonder, then, that the top 12 homes for sale in Hamilton take full advantage of these city views, the lake and the rolling green valleys.
Asking Price: $ 3,480,000 CAD
The Scoop: Here’s that spectacular view you’ve been craving. This 8,000 sq. ft. home, situated on a one-acre lot on the escarpment, overlooks Lake Ontario, Burlington, Hamilton and Dundas.
Large windows, warm cherry wood cabinetry in the gourmet kitchen, magnificent mahogany front doors and mahogany stair cases throughout are just some of the touches that make this home a very special offering.
#2. 2089 Valens Road
Asking Price: $2,900,000
The Scoop: Fancy owning a 5,600 sq. ft. home that comes with its own … ready for this? …. Pub! Yes, you can entertain up to 200 guests in your very own pub that features a full floor to ceiling wood burning fireplace.
But, really, there’s much more to this home and property: five bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a barn and 12 paddocks, separate house for your hired helpers or guests and much more.
#3. 601 Slote Road
Asking Price: $2,695,000
The Scoop: Do you crave the slow and easy pace of country living as well as the rush of being close to everything a city can offer? This might just be the home for you! Fifteen acres and a view of the Dundas Valley Conservation area make this property hard to resist.
High ceilings and extra-large windows help the future owners make the most of the view in this spectacular home where attention to detail is obvious everywhere you look.
#4. 38 Lovers Lane
Asking Price: $2,400,000
The Scoop: This is one beautiful property in Old Mill’s real estate landscape. The grand foyer entrance is simply stunning with its inlaid marble slab flooring .The tall arched set of windows surrounding the front door maximize the flow of light in and around this area. Their design is echoed in the windows that grace the adjoining bright and airy rooms on either side.
Top of the line Miele appliances are found in the gourmet kitchen that has clearly been designed with entertaining in mind.
Asking Price: $2,299,000
The Scoop: With a view out over the Dundas Valley Conservation area this impeccable, two-story home will definitely have you sitting up and taking notice. Situated on a pie-shaped lot, the back end of the manicured yard fans out to a full 280 feet.
Many attractive amenities await you inside this five bedroom home including an atrium and salt water swimming pool for year-round enjoyment.
Asking Price: $2,150,000
The Scoop: A twenty five foot domed entrance way sets the stage for the luxurious detailing that is waiting inside this magnificent mansion. The chef’s kitchen incorporates high end appliances and offers a ten seat gathering place around the granite-clad island.
A master suite offers an elegant private retreat with separate sitting room, gas fireplace and private balcony. There’s more to entice those who crave excellence and pampering – come see for yourself!
#7. 902 Shaver Road
Asking Price: $1,950,000
The Scoop: Satisfy your need for privacy and have room to roam on 90 acres of natural beauty. Just 10 minutes from downtown Hamilton, there’s an opportunity here for those who want to earn some income while enjoying the outdoor life on this country estate.
Previous owners have established a B&B business on this fabulous property that includes a six bedroom home, a separate guest cabin, an outdoor screened-in pool, a rustic sugar shack, a pond stocked with wide-mouth bass and much more!
#8. 420 #8 Highway
Asking Price: $1,895,000
The Scoop: Gated and gorgeous, there’s something here for the whole family both indoors and out. Twenty six acres and a heated barn call out to equestrians who will surely enjoy the 70’x210’ covered indoor arena.
The chef inside you will shine in the gourmet kitchen which includes Marvel refrigerated drawers and a Miele gas range. An outdoor kitchen area is ready for warm weather family gatherings and is situated right beside an exquisite pond complete with waterfall fountain.
#9. 211 Lovers Lane
Asking Price: $1,850,000
The Scoop: Very private, this stunning contemporary home makes full use of the view with well-placed large windows in every room. A glass wall looks out onto the grounds making the 32 foot living room even more expansive.
#10. 12 Herbert Place
Asking Price: $1,740,000
The Scoop: Beautifully designed, you will be wowed by the natural flow that takes you from room to room in this expansive and beautifully appointed chateau. There’s enough room to easily entertain 100 people here, yet the feeling in this home remains casual and intimate.
#11. 1391 Brock Road
Asking Price: $1,650,000
The Scoop: What a gem! This lovely home on 52 acres is beckoning. Nine foot ceilings on the first floor lend a gracious and open air that will welcome your guests. Granite counter-tops and a bright breakfast area make the kitchen, designed with entertaining in mind, the heart of the home.
Numerous out buildings and a summer house may get you thinking about possible business opportunities awaiting you and your family on Brock Road.
#12. 140 Chancery Drive
Asking Price: $1,500,000
The Scoop: Clean lines define this rare find on the much sought-after Chancery Drive. The kitchen is a chef’s dream come true and includes top-of-the-line appliances; 2 Subzero fridges, a Gagganau pizza oven, Miele double wall ovens, a Dawna espresso machine and more.
If you love to golf you’ll enjoy the fact there’s private access to Hamilton Golf & Country club from the back portion of this gorgeous property!