Beavermead real estate guide & listings for sale
Beavermead offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city is quiet, as the streets are usually reasonably peaceful - however noise can be problematic near Highway 7 or the railway line. Lastly, public green spaces are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which results in them being easy to access from a large number of locations in Beavermead.
Beavermead is an extremely convenient part of Peterborough for moving around by car. Coming across a place to park is quite easy, and many properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 7. Walking is not very practical for residents in Beavermead because very few common errands can be run on foot.
About one third of homes in Beavermead were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in this part of Peterborough. About 70% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some residents in Beavermead may be able to buy their groceries by walking, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes. With regards to education, primary schools are convenient to get to on foot from any location in this neighbourhood. However, Beavermead does not have any high schools.