MLS® 202307747
List Price$799,000
TypeSingle Family
Beds. 3
Baths. 2
Main Living Area 1,404 ft2
Finished Area 1,404 ft2
Age 1924
Lot Size
List Date May 2, 2023 (27 Days)


2478 Harvard Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202307747): 2478 Harvard street is the classic Halifax Home - filled with character, convenience and charm. Situated just a few blocks from the Commons and the Quinpool district, this character-filled 3 bedroom will be love at first sight. The charming front porch invites you to a warm and welcoming entrance with expansive hallways and doorframes. The main level features a well laid out kitchen that is open to the dining space. The shaker style kitchen looks over the back garden space that is flat, fully fenced and just one step down - ready for entertaining or children playing. Tulips and lilies will be just a couple of the surprises coming your way in the spring. The home has been modernized over the years but the character has been kept intact. Custom shutters, built-ins, ceiling treatments, fireplace and classic craftsmen trim throughout add to the character and depth of this home. The cutest little powder room is tucked under the stairs. The upper level offers 3 bedrooms that can be converted back to 4. The principal bedroom has a large dressing room with lots of storage. Enjoy the spa-inspired bath with heated floors. Walkability score of 85, a bike score of 100, BUT there is parking for 2 cars! Recent ducted heat pump has made the home very efficient. Upgraded windows and freshly painted throughout. The lifestyle piece of this home knocks it out of the park, all you really need to do is move in and enjoy.

Listing Courtesy of: Domus Realty Limited


Directions to 2478 Harvard Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202307747): Quinpool to Harvard or Chebucto to Harvard.

Rooms at 2478 Harvard Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202307747)

Level Type Dimensions
Main Floor Kitchen 16'2" x 10'8"
Main Floor Dining Room 10'8" x 11'9"
Main Floor Living Room 12'5" x 12'8"
Main Floor Bath 1 2 piece
2nd Level Bath 2 4 piece
2nd Level Bedroom 12'7" x 9'11"
2nd Level Bedroom 9'x7'5" + 4'x4'
2nd Level Primary Bedroom 12'9"x9'11" + 5'11"x9' + jog


Stove (as is), dishwasher, fridge


  • Cable
  • Electricity
  • High Speed Internet
  • Telephone


  • Fireplace(s)

Community Features

  • Park
  • Playground
  • Public Transit
  • Recreation Center
  • Shopping

Schools near 2478 Harvard Street, Halifax, NS (MLS® 202307747)

Type Name
Elementary SchoolOxford School
Middle SchoolOxford School
High SchoolOxford School
Elementary School (Fr. Imm.)St Catherine's Elementary School
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)Oxford 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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