Scotchtown real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Scotchtown are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. It is sometimes hard to reach parks in the community since they aren't well-located. Still, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy.
Travelling by car is straightforward in Scotchtown. It is very convenient to park. This part of Cape Breton is not very suitable for walking as running daily errands is inconvenient.
The homes in this community are quite old, because roughly 45% of its dwellings were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Around 60% of the units in the community are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. This part of Cape Breton has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Families will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in Scotchtown. However, it can be very hard to access daycares on foot. When it comes to eating, in all cases, a car is needed in Scotchtown to reach the closest supermarket. There are a few opportunities for those who appreciate restaurants within walking distance.