717 Royal Avenue Sw Calgary, Alberta T2S 0G3

5 Bedroom 6 Bathroom 5762 sqft
Fireplace Central Air Conditioning Forced Air, In Floor Heating Acreage Garden Area, Landscaped, Lawn, Underground Sprinkler


Historic Charm Meets Modern Elegance! This Mount Royal Mansion extends from Royal Ave to Durham Ave along 7th St SW and sits on a RARE 1 acre plot right at the core of the city! Historically known as the Sayre Estate, this 5 bed, 6 bath home can accommodate a large family, encompassing 7,544 ft² of developed living space in the main house, and complemented with an additional 942 ft² in the fully autonomous 2 bedroom carriage suite above the double detached garage. As you step through the majestic arched wooden doors at the front foyer, you are welcomed by beautiful oak floors, and a GRAND staircase crowned by an Italian chandelier. Designed with versatility in mind, this property features multiple zones, ensuring every family member finds their own haven for relaxation. Effortlessly blending casual comfort with formal elegance, numerous rooms offer panoramic downtown views from both the main and upper floors! Formal dining is open to the family room, perfect for entertaining, and features a gas fireplace with an imported limestone mantle and surround. This home has undergone major renovations over the years including mechanical, Enviro Shake shingles, 4 car garage with shop/work area, snow melt driveway, and the list goes on. The property is accented with a large south deck, patio, perennials, mature trees, gardens, and full size tennis court (or use it for pickle ball!) Secured for your privacy with 3 separate gates on the North, West, and South entrances, plus spacious driveways that can park a dozen vehicles while entertaining! The location is unbeatable and truly a one-of-a-kind ESTATE with its manicured and PRIVATE grounds for the whole family to enjoy. This estate also has has potential for re-development as it's location lends itself to several variations and possible styles of homes. Be sure to check out the virtual tour, and property website for additional photos and video! (id:37074)

Property Details

MLS® Number A2124982
Property Type Single Family
Community Name Upper Mount Royal
Amenities Near By Playground
Features Treed, Wet Bar, No Neighbours Behind, French Door, Closet Organizers, No Smoking Home, Gas Bbq Hookup
Parking Space Total 12
Plan 4453l
Structure Deck
View Type View


Bathroom Total 6
Bedrooms Above Ground 5
Bedrooms Total 5
Appliances Refrigerator, Water Softener, Gas Stove(s), Dishwasher, Oven, Microwave, Freezer, Garburator, Hood Fan, Window Coverings, Garage Door Opener, Washer/dryer Stack-up
Basement Development Finished
Basement Type Full (finished)
Constructed Date 1910
Construction Material Wood Frame
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Cooling Type Central Air Conditioning
Exterior Finish Brick, Stone, Stucco, Wood Siding
Fireplace Present Yes
Fireplace Total 1
Flooring Type Hardwood, Linoleum, Tile
Foundation Type Poured Concrete
Half Bath Total 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Type Forced Air, In Floor Heating
Stories Total 3
Size Interior 5762 Sqft
Total Finished Area 5762 Sqft
Type House


Heated Garage
Attached Garage


Acreage Yes
Fence Type Fence
Land Amenities Playground
Landscape Features Garden Area, Landscaped, Lawn, Underground Sprinkler
Size Depth 91.44 M
Size Frontage 45.72 M
Size Irregular 44885.51
Size Total 44885.51 Sqft|1 - 1.99 Acres
Size Total Text 44885.51 Sqft|1 - 1.99 Acres
Zoning Description Dc (pre 1p2007)


Level Type Dimensions
Second Level 4pc Bathroom 10.50 Ft x 9.67 Ft
Second Level 6pc Bathroom 17.17 Ft x 16.83 Ft
Second Level Bedroom 14.33 Ft x 13.42 Ft
Second Level Family Room 10.00 Ft x 16.33 Ft
Second Level Laundry Room 10.00 Ft x 6.42 Ft
Second Level Office 9.92 Ft x 13.92 Ft
Second Level Primary Bedroom 19.00 Ft x 13.33 Ft
Third Level 4pc Bathroom 8.92 Ft x 7.33 Ft
Third Level 4pc Bathroom 7.75 Ft x 4.92 Ft
Third Level Bedroom 34.42 Ft x 21.50 Ft
Third Level Bedroom 26.50 Ft x 12.83 Ft
Third Level Bedroom 12.50 Ft x 13.17 Ft
Basement 3pc Bathroom 6.08 Ft x 7.33 Ft
Basement Storage 8.67 Ft x 12.33 Ft
Basement Storage 17.00 Ft x 7.75 Ft
Basement Laundry Room 5.50 Ft x 9.75 Ft
Basement Recreational, Games Room 36.08 Ft x 44.92 Ft
Basement Storage 7.00 Ft x 5.92 Ft
Basement Furnace 12.58 Ft x 21.42 Ft
Basement Workshop 13.75 Ft x 15.83 Ft
Main Level 2pc Bathroom 10.17 Ft x 4.08 Ft
Main Level Other 14.08 Ft x 7.00 Ft
Main Level Breakfast 9.25 Ft x 20.17 Ft
Main Level Den 14.42 Ft x 7.00 Ft
Main Level Den 13.00 Ft x 11.83 Ft
Main Level Dining Room 13.25 Ft x 20.67 Ft
Main Level Foyer 10.17 Ft x 7.67 Ft
Main Level Living Room 23.67 Ft x 23.33 Ft
Main Level Kitchen 13.42 Ft x 15.17 Ft
Main Level Great Room 23.75 Ft x 14.17 Ft
Main Level Office 13.17 Ft x 10.17 Ft