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Century 21 Elevate Office: 30 Springborough Blvd SW, Suite 250, Calgary, AB T3H0N9


492093 161 Street W Rural Foothills County, Alberta T1S 1A1

2 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 1668 sqft
Bungalow Fireplace None Forced Air Acreage


ACREAGE LIVING has just become more affordable! Welcome to the hamlet of Hartell which came into being in the spring of 1929. Included this special package is a turnkey hobby farm that is perfect for horses and sheep, chickens and goats, did someone say chickens?! The charming farmhouse has been beautifully maintained and loved for almost 80 years. A friendly mix of the 1940's retro vibe with the modern conveniences, step back in time to Grandma's house and enjoy this solid bungalow that offers nostalgic built in cabinets a cozy gas fireplace in the sunny kitchen, spacious separate sitting room , 2 bedrooms and a full bath. Situated in the best location that the Foothills has to offer between Black Diamond and Longview off the Tongue Creek Road with gorgeous mountain and foothills views as far as the eye can see! Features a great little barn with calving pen, double detached quonset style double detached garage/shop. Many opportunities come with the attractive storefront that is attached to the rear of the farmhouse and was operated as a busy mercantile for almost a century. Over 500 sq ft of great usable space that can be repurposed for whatever you may dream, whether it be studio/gamesroom/more bedrooms/more house/ or keep the storefront! The north piece of the property is 16.25 acres and is zoned agricultural (taxes are $50 a year), and has a pump house building and a few shelters. Cross fenced for sheep/horses. The property has a 15,000 litre underground cistern (ADS did the work) that is intermittently filled in dry seasons. There is also a house well with in house filtering system and pump. Some other important updates: Furnace is approx 10 yrs old, electric was done in the 70's or 80's. Eavestrough done in 2021. Situated on nine separate titles-which is the hamlet- and being sold as one package, you could own a unique piece of history. As you can imagine, properties such as these come once in a lifetime. Call for more details and private viewing. (id:48042)

Property Details

MLS® Number A1243858
Property Type Single Family
Community Name Hartell
Features None
Parking Space Total 2
Plan 3568ef
Structure Barn, Shed, Porch, Porch, Porch


Bathroom Total 1
Bedrooms Above Ground 2
Bedrooms Total 2
Appliances Refrigerator, Water Softener, Dishwasher, Stove, Washer & Dryer
Architectural Style Bungalow
Basement Type Crawl Space
Constructed Date 1940
Construction Material Wood Frame
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Cooling Type None
Fireplace Present Yes
Fireplace Total 1
Flooring Type Linoleum, Vinyl
Foundation Type See Remarks
Heating Type Forced Air
Stories Total 1
Size Interior 1668 Sqft
Total Finished Area 1668 Sqft
Type House


Detached Garage 2


Acreage Yes
Fence Type Cross Fenced
Size Irregular 17.20
Size Total 17.2 Ac|10 - 49 Acres
Size Total Text 17.2 Ac|10 - 49 Acres
Zoning Description Cres, A


Main Level 4pc Bathroom 5.00Ft
Main Level Living Room 17.17 Ft x 11.33 Ft
Main Level Kitchen 17.25 Ft x 11.75 Ft
Main Level Bedroom 10.08 Ft x 10.83 Ft
Main Level Bedroom 10.00 Ft x 7.83 Ft
Main Level Laundry Room 9.33 Ft x 8.00 Ft
Main Level Office 17.17 Ft x 29.08 Ft
Main Level Storage 27.42 Ft x 9.58 Ft
Main Level Storage 13.67 Ft x 10.50 Ft
Main Level Workshop 9.42 Ft x 13.67 Ft