|Situated immediately across Garven Avenue from Silverfox
Estates, the Country Villas will enhance this established and upscale residential
area. Country Villas residents will enjoy quality services including access
by four lane paved roads, piped sanitary sewers, central piped domestic
water, natural gas, underground hydro services, cable television and a
local Winnipeg telephone exchange.
Strategically located, the Country Villas can be easily accessed via Henderson Highway or Highway 59. The site is just minutes from City services, cultural and recreation attractions and offers easy access to the beach communities of Lake Winnipeg, and the Whiteshell area via the new perimeter highway extension. Challenging golf is nearby at Elmhurst, Pine Ridge and Larters, as well as the new courses at the beach communities. Four season outdoor recreation unsurpassed at this location with every opportunity offered at nearby Bird's Hill and Kilkona Parks.
Unique Country Villas site characteristics include the heavily wooded area along Garven Avenue and near proximity to Renaissance Lake, the basin of the old gravel operations in Bird's Hill. This picturesque public area has been extensively landscaped and is ideal for walking and other outdoor activities.
Concept Highlights The Country Villas mission is to offer residents the highest standards of architecture, landscaping, security and lifestyle opportunities all in a relaxed natural setting.
The Country Villas will feature no maintenance one storey detached bungalow
homes. The highest quality finishes and features have been incorporated
into the design of each home to ensure the utmost in comfort and convenience.
Architectural controls are exacting to ensure a peaceful country resort
atmosphere and character. Villa residences ranging from 1200 square
feet to 1610 square feet are planned. A typical villa will feature
formal living and dining areas or “great room" design, a fully appointed
kitchen, master suite with second bedroom or den, two complete bathrooms,
main floor laundry, attached garage, full basement, a front porch and covered
The Country Villas will be located just minutes north of the City of
Winnipeg in the Rural Municipality of East St. Paul. Often referred
to as Manitoba's most rapidly growing rural community, East St. Paul is
home to over 6400
people. Established in 1916 the RM of East St. Paul has a traditional rural character and is the favorite location of Manitobans seeking the finest quality housing in a relaxed and peaceful setting.Today the RM of East St. Paul is a collection of established areas including several distinguished residential subdivisions, many offering unique features and homes of exceptional quality. Notable residential areas in East St. Paul include Pritchard Farm Properties, Glengarry Park, Highland Park, and Silverfox Estates, the later constructed on the Bird's Hill Esker and overlooking Renaissance Lake, immediately south of the Country Villas site.
The focus of East St.Paul, the Bird's Hill townsite is within walking distance of the Country Villas site and is home to many local services and amenities, including convenience shopping, restaurants, and financial, insurance and religious institutions. An exciting addition, the new ICA food and garden market is scheduled for development at the corner of Bird's Hill and Hoddinott Roads in 1998. The Bird's Hill area in particular is located on high ground and is safe and secure from the effects of flooding. Country Villas residents will benefit from lower realty taxes in his unique and relaxed setting.
Local police and fire services are just a kilometre or two south of the Country Villas site near the municipality office building at 3021 Bird's Hill Road. Emergency medical services are readily accessible at Winnipeg's Concordia Hospital, 5 minutes south along 4 lane Highway 59. In addition many medical clinics are only minutes away along Henderson Highway.