Kensington Houses For Sale - Edmonton, AB
The Kensington development is located somewhat centrally in the southern part of the Northwest Edmonton area. This community is bounded by 137th Avenue in the north and 132nd Avenue in the south. To the west and east, 127th Street and 113th Street mark the borders respectively. Kensington is one of Edmonton’s older townships as it was annexed as a suburb in the late 1800s, but was not built up until the mid 1900s.
This sector is mostly residential with some commercial use to serve the residents of the subdivision.
Homes for sale in Kensington include single family residences as well as townhouses and duplexes. The modified grid pattern for the street layout creates a pedestrian friendly area that has low vehicle traffic and well maintained sidewalks. Private and shared housing lots use trees and vegetation as natural borders which makes for a peaceful environment and a family friendly space.
Bus services run along the border roads and through town on 134th Street, so that residents may have access to surrounding communities as well as get to Edmonton city centre. Schools in Kensington include the Kensington School and Ecole a la Decouverte. These are centrally located on open public land that also features skating rinks, sports pitches, and playgrounds.
The Kensington Community League sponsors a number of events and activities for residents throughout the year. This includes youth programs and after school care, along with family game nights, seasonal festivals, and excursion trips. Residents will also find shopping and dining in the business park just to the north.