Thornhill Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Thornhill Park. The noise levels in this area are very low, as the streets are generally very tranquil. Finally, parks are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, which makes them easy to reach from most locations within the neighbourhood.
The favoured method to navigate this part of Halifax is usually a car. It is very easy to park. However, the public transit system in Thornhill Park is fairly poor. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Travelling on foot is not very practical for property owners in Thornhill Park because meeting daily needs is inconvenient.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most buildings in Thornhill Park, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 55% of the properties in Thornhill Park and the remainder are rented. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, because about 45% of its buildings were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960.
The closest grocery store in Thornhill Park is typically only a short walk away. There are also a few restaurants in this part of Halifax. With respect to education, it is a rather short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. In contrast, there are only a very small number of daycares and thus they can be a very long walk away.