West of 4th Street West below downtown Calgary is the portion of Beltline called Connaught. Beltline is a rectangular strip, sometimes referred to as part of downtown itself, which extends from 7th Street / Elbow River to the east to 14th Street to the west. What are the exact boundaries of Connaught? 4th Street to the east, 15th Street SW to the west, 17th Avenue SW to the south and 9th Avenue SW to the north. Home prices range from $1M to $1.4M.
Residents can easily catch a bus or the CTrain; bus route 2 serves the area.
Parks & Recreation
Central Memorial Park is the closest recreational green space for residents of Connaught. However, recreation this close to downtown Calgary is more varied than that found in the suburbs. Just a few opportunities for entertainment include the EPCOR Centre for the Performing Arts, Olympic Plaza, the Glenbow Museum, the Devonian Gardens, Calgary Tower, and Stephen Avenue Walk, a pedestrians-only shopping area.
Schools that serve Connaught include St. Mary’s High School, Western Canada High School, Victoria Community School and Connaught Community School.
Houses of Worship
Houses of worship include the Sacred Heart Church, the Anglican Church of Canada, the Grace Presbyterian Church and the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada.