Neighbourhood in North Vancouver, BC
Princess Park is surrounded by forest with the historic Hastings Creek running through it. With the 15 hectare Princess Park itself as the centerpiece, this quiet and entirely residential neighbourhood filled with child-friendly cul-de-sacs, is highly desirable real estate in which to live in North Vancouver...
This neighbourhood may be considered by some, to be the “Shire” of North Vancouver. It is surrounded by forest and has the historic Hastings Creek running through it. With the 15 hectare Princess Park itself as the centerpiece, this quiet and entirely residential neighbourhood filled with child-friendly cul-de-sacs, is a highly desirable area in which to live.
Homes are typically 20 to 50 years old with some still maintained in their original condition, while others have had upgrades and additions. This neighbourhood and others around it are served by three schools.
Lonsdale Avenue, one of the main commercial centres of North Vancouver, is easily reached via Osborne Avenue giving residents access to the fabulous Queensdale Market and also the Queens Cross Pub across the street, just above the upper levels highway.
Princess Park itself, the namesake of the neighbourhood, wasn’t always a park. It was a popular area for owners to run their dogs and in the 1950s, Hastings Creek was dammed creating a pool of water which drew crowds on hot days despite the water being murky and cold. Today, it is a formal park with open grassy areas (dogs are restricted to wooded areas), two playgrounds, two tennis courts, a public washroom, and trails along greenbelts for walking.
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The Best of Lower Lonsdale
The Lonsdale Quay market provides an eclectic collection of 80 vendors from fresh food vendors, unique retail stores, restaurants and a boutique hotel. The Quay has become a destination for locals and tourists as there are many outdoor events on the pier in the summer months.
The arts are an important part of the North Shore, the Presentation House Theatre began producing professional theatre seasons in 2005 to become the only professional theatre company on Vancouver's North Shore.
One of North Vancouver's most beautiful and popular green spaces. Just steps from SeaBus, Lonsdale Quay and the heart of Lower Lonsdale. Featuring green spaces to relax, walking paths, playground and great views of Downtown Vancouver.
SeaBus & Transit
The SeaBus and bus exchange are also located at the Quay which makes it a convenient stop for commuters, only minutes from downtown Vancouver.
Lower Lonsdale Avenue is North Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhood which features many eclectic boutiques, restaurants, cafes and trendy shopping.
Schools in Princess Park
The Princess Park area is serviced by the North Vancouver School District #44 and features some of the best elementary and secondary schools to choose from.
For more Princess Park school information, you can also visit the North Vancouver School District website and additional resources provided below.
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