MLS® 202411302
List Price$5,295,000
TypeSingle Family
Beds. 4
Baths. 7
Main Living Area 3,515 ft2
Finished Area 4,654 ft2
Age 76
Lot Size
List Date May 23, 2024 (30 Days)


1126 Rockcliffe Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202411302): This property is a secret hidden in plain sight, a country estate yet only 2 blocks to Dalhousie University. This 15,000 sf estate, with 100 ft Pre-Confederation water lot, is the only home on the NW Arm directly across from the famous Dingle Tower. It boasts magical views of sky & water. The 2.5 storey home has 4600 sf of living space with 4 bdrms, 3.5 baths, a bachelor apartment with separate entrance, and a boathouse with kitchenette, 1 pc bath, & wood stove. The backyard was designed by the incomparable Freddy Hand, an Englishman who set the gold standard for terraced gardens in Halifax when he designed the estate in the 1940’s to maximize its splendid water views. There are multiple seating areas to host a party, work on a laptop, or watch sailing races and rowers. The peaceful joy of country life, rich with the ambient sounds of birds and nature, while being only two blocks to Dalhousie University. The house is designed to provide ample flex space to your needs, an office, a library, a billiards room, a workshop. This house can accommodate it all.

Listing Courtesy of: Royal LePage Atlantic


Directions to 1126 Rockcliffe Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202411302): West on South St past Oxford St, left on Rockcliffe St,

Rooms at 1126 Rockcliffe Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202411302)

Level Type Dimensions
Main Floor Living Room 18'1X13
Main Floor Dining Room 14X11'6
Main Floor Kitchen 11'1X11'10
Main Floor Dining Nook 9'10X7'1
Main Floor Den/Office 16'1X8'2
Main Floor Family Room 21'1x15'7
Main Floor Bath 1 2 pc
2nd Level Primary Bedroom 20'10X15'8 + WIC
2nd Level Ensuite Bath 2 4 pc
2nd Level Bedroom 12'10X13
2nd Level Bath 3 4 PC
2nd Level Bedroom 15'4X11'5
2nd Level Ensuite Bath 4 4 PC
2nd Level Den/Office 9'3X13
3rd Level OTHER 16'6X20'2 (LOFT)
3rd Level Bedroom 11'6x13'1
Lower Level Rec Room 18'5x16'2
Lower Level Kitchen 6'6x10'8
Lower Level Bedroom 14x14
Lower Level Bath 5 4 pc
Lower Level Laundry 12'10x7'1
Lower Level Storage 18'5X6'9
Lower Level Utility 12'1X5
Lower Level Storage 7'1x9'8


Primary WIC 12'4x6'2


  • Electricity
  • High Speed Internet
  • Telephone


  • Balcony
  • Ensuite Bath
  • Secondary Suite
  • Wood Stove(s)

Community Features

  • Park
  • Public Transit
  • Marina


  • Ocean

Schools near 1126 Rockcliffe Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202411302)

Type Name
Elementary SchoolInglis Street Elementary School
Middle SchoolGorsebrook Junior High School
High SchoolGorsebrook Junior High School
Elementary School (Fr. Imm.)Lemarchant - St Thomas Elementary School
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)Gorsebrook Junior High School
High School (Fr. Imm.)Citadel High School

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Sheila Banser is an award-winning REALTOR® at Royal LePage Atlantic in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Since 2003, Sheila has been helping clients buy and sell their homes in Halifax, Bedford, Dartmouth, Hammonds Plains, Sackville, Timberlea, Fall River and beyond.


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