Queen Alexandra Houses For Sale - Edmonton, AB
Queen Alexandra is one of the larger residential areas that is located to the south east of the University of Alberta area. This community has a modified grid pattern that allows for much open space and park lands within the cityscape, and gives the neighborhood a very suburban feel. The streets are nicely shaded with trees and pedestrian access through the area is well kept with paved walkways and maintained sidewalks.
Bus stops run across the neighborhood for public transportation, and the McKernan – Belgravia LRT Station is just to the west of the region.
The community of Queen Alexandra is one of the oldest in the University area with the township becoming incorporated in the late 1800’s. Much of the residential space was later developed in the 1940’s and many structure in this community have historical status. Homes for sale in Queen Alexandra include single family dwellings on private lots and this makes for a peaceful neighborhood with a culturally strong atmosphere.
Parents in Queen Alexandra have many choices when it comes to education. Public and private institutions for children of all ages are throughout the sector. Some of these include Strathcona High School, Queen Alexandra School, and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School. Working families can also take advantage of the Montessori Play and Learn Centre as well as the Spring Hill Community Preschool for day care attention and early development lessons.
Queen Alexandra offers residents a variety of suburban benefits in a setting that is still close to the city. This community can be ideal for both families and single professionals.