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SHAUGHNESSY VANCOUVER WEST, BC

Shaughnessy is an entirely residential neighborhood in Vancouver’s Westside, British Columbia. Shaughnessy was created in 1907 by Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) and was named after Thomas Shaughnessy, 1st Baron Shaughnessy, former president of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Shaughnessy is the site of many historical homes with a higher-than-average proportion of heritage houses from the first half of last century.

Shaughnessy is built on the heights overlooking Vancouver's Downtown and has always aspired to be the city's most prestigious area. It is one of the Vancouver's most prosperous and stable neighborhood with beautiful houses and tree-lined streets. The eastern side of this area has two hospitals Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) & Womans & Childrens Hospital and the gorgeous VanDusen Botanical Garden (39th & Oak). The estate-like character of the community is a result of a combination of large lots, winding boulevards, and extensive landscaping. This is the best place to be in Vancouver for heritage homes, and that is one of the reasons why Vancouver city council voted unanimously to put the new designation on First Shaughnessy in October 2015.



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1233 TECUMSEH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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3689 SELKIRK STREET,Vancouver West
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1675 ANGUS DRIVE,Vancouver West
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1363 THE CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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1637 ANGUS DRIVE,Vancouver West
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1678 SOMERSET CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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1050 LAURIER AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1625 MATTHEWS AVENUE,Vancouver West
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5637 LABURNUM STREET,Vancouver West
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1529 W 36TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1181 W 32ND AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1098 WOLFE AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1350 W 15TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1539 W KING EDWARD AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4537 BEVERLY CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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2083 W 20TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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5588 CHURCHILL STREET,Vancouver West
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3351 GRANVILLE STREET,Vancouver West
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1691 W 40TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1136 W 39TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1278 W 39TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1212 BALFOUR AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1775 CEDAR CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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3776 OSLER STREET,Vancouver West
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4810 OSLER STREET,Vancouver West
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1736 W 37TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1088 WOLFE AVENUE,Vancouver West
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5062 MARGUERITE STREET,Vancouver West
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1519 W 34TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4376 ALEXANDRA STREET,Vancouver West
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1947 W 19TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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3996 CYPRESS STREET,Vancouver West
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1460 MCRAE AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1337 THE CRESCENT STREET,Vancouver West
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1592 NANTON AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1409 W 38TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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5361 CYPRESS STREET,Vancouver West
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1520 W 32ND AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1121 NANTON AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4164 PINE CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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1575 W 29TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4489 OSLER STREET,Vancouver West
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1657 W KING EDWARD AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4128 SELKIRK STREET,Vancouver West
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2009 W 18TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1322 W KING EDWARD AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1323 W 26TH AVENUE,Vancouver West
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3711 ALEXANDRA STREET,Vancouver West
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PH1 1009 LAURIER AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4730 MARGUERITE STREET,Vancouver West
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1009 W 32ND AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1075 DOUGLAS CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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201 1009 LAURIER AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1331 W 41ST AVENUE,Vancouver West
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1307 W 41ST AVENUE,Vancouver West
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4888 PINE CRESCENT,Vancouver West
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3439 OSLER STREET,Vancouver West
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101 1009 LAURIER AVENUE,Vancouver West
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102 4900 CARTIER STREET,Vancouver West
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SHAUGHNESSY:

Shaughnessy is largely residential, with a higher-than-average proportion of heritage houses from the first half of last century. The Shaughnessy area has three neighborhoods – First Shaughnessy, Second Shaughnessy and Third Shaughnessy.

First Shaughnessy: The boundaries of this area centered on ‘The Crescent’ that encircled Shaughnessy Park, and extended from 16th Avenue to King Edward Avenue, and Oak Street to the Arbutus Corridor. There are 595 properties in First Shaughnessy, of which 329 were constructed before 1940. Eighty of the properties are listed on the Vancouver Heritage Register. Many of the homes in First Shaughnessy were designed by the city's leading architects including Maclure & Fox, Parr & Fee, Sharp & Thompson, and Thomas Hooper. The architectural styles used during this period range from English Arts and Crafts and Tudor Revival to Craftsman and Colonial Revival.

Second Shaughnessy: The impact of First Shaughnessy was so great that CPR developed adjacent land called as Second Shaughnessy to accommodate demand. Area between King Edward and 37th is called Second Shaughnessy.

Third Shaughnessy: Third Shaughnessy sits between North 37th and South 41st Avenues and it come into existence in 1926. Most people consider Third Shaughnessy as second Shaughnessy.

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Shaughnessy neighborhood

VanDusen Botanical Garden

St. John's Shaughnessy Anglican Church

York House School

Shaughnessy Heights United Church photo by Derek11

Shaughnessy is largely residential, with a higher-than-average proportion of heritage houses from the first half of last century.

SCHOOL:

Shaughnessy is home to Little Flower Academy, Vancouver College, and York House School. The public elementary schools are Shaughnessy Elementary and Quilchena Elementary. There is one public high school in Shaughnessy, Point Grey Secondary. The neighbourhood is in the catchment area of each of Eric Hamber Secondary School, in Oakridge, or Prince of Wales Secondary School, in Arbutus

HOUSING:

Shaughnessy is largely residential, with a higher-than-average proportion of heritage houses from the first half of last century. The neighbourhood's residents have an average annual household income of $105,000 ($777,184 in Shaughnessy Heights) and the average house price is $2.89 million, the highest in Vancouver. (source:

RECREATION:

Shaughnessy has five parks, including Shaughnessy Park, formally known as Crescent Park, and Angus Park in First Shaughnessy. The other three parks in Shaughnessy are Devonshire Park, Kerrisdale Park, and VanDusen Botanical Garden, located between King Edward Avenue and 41st Avenue, just south of First

LOCATION:

Shaughnessy is the city's geographic heart, between Queen Elizabeth Park and

SHOPING AND RESTAURANTS:

Local residents enjoy shopping areas in 16th & Arbutus to the west and Cambie Village to the

TRANSPORTATION:

Several major arteries and the Canada Line subway serve this otherwise serene area. The Arbutus Greenway, purchased by the City of Vancouver from Canadian Pacific Railway, stretches along the western border of Shaughnessy from 41st Avenue to 16th

SHAUGHNESSY BENCHMARK PERFORMANCE OVER TIME