For Sale
MLS® 202319738
List Price$829,000
TypeSingle Family
Beds. 3
Baths. 2
Main Living Area 1,408 ft2
Finished Area 1,568 ft2
Age 112
Lot Size
List Date Sep. 18, 2023 (9 Days)


85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738): FABULOUS heritage home on Fairbanks with breathtaking harbour views morning noon and night! This one of a kind downtown Dartmouth heritage home showcases a perfect blend of historic charm and contemporary vibes with 3 bedrooms, loft guest bedroom, den/office, 2 full baths, hangout space in basement AND extra storage. Architectural details throughout the home pay homage to its rich history, with features such as exposed brick accents and crown moldings. The eat in kitchen is perfect for culinary creations & family hangouts with access to the backyard oasis that is meticulously landscaped. From the covered deck you also have impeccable views of our famous harbour. Imagine sipping your morning coffee or enjoying an evening cocktail while relishing the stunning sunsets and the enchanting lights of the cityscape. Upstairs, you will find a great sized bedroom, office/nursery, funky 4 piece bath designed with a touch of whimsy featuring it's wood joist accents & colourful walls PLUS the pièce de résistance - a luxurious primary private suite with MASSIVE upper deck that has to be seen - this space could be re-envisioned with your own ideas or left as is! With this property you have the ability to own AND create a secondary suite for extra income with the new zoning rules! The owner built this stunning space for their master painting studio and it does not dissapoint. This inviting space boasts an abundance of natural light with mesmerizing vistas of the bustling Halifax Harbour - a total tranquil retreat! Constant harbour activity with sights of sailboats & massive ships gliding across the water while watching the weather come and go - it's one of the most special hidden spots out there! Beyond the cool vibes of this heritage home, the location is unparalleled. Situated within walking distance to the heart of downtown Dartmouth it's easy access to a vibrant array of shops, restaurants, gyms, Alderney Landing Market and Library! Come get your view on with your fave agent!

Listing Courtesy of: Royal LePage Atlantic


Directions to 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738): Windmill to Mott to Fairbanks or Windmill to Best to Fairbanks

Rooms at 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738)

Level Type Dimensions
Main Floor Living Room 13.4 x 14'1
Main Floor Dining Room 11'2 x 10'8
Main Floor Kitchen 11'2 x 10'7
Main Floor Den/Office 13'4 x 5'11
Main Floor Den/Office 11'3 x 7'6
Main Floor Primary Bedroom 13'5 x 15'
Main Floor Bath 1 3pc
2nd Level Bedroom 13'5 x 12'7
2nd Level Bath 2 4pc
2nd Level Great Room 17'5 x 10' + 17'5 x 15'4
2nd Level OTHER WIC
2nd Level Bedroom Loft Bedroom
Basement Family Room 16'6 x 10'7
Basement Storage 12'3 x 4'11
Basement OTHER 16'6 x 10'7
Basement Storage 26'7 x 19'10


Appliances and Blinds


  • Cable
  • Electricity
  • High Speed Internet
  • Telephone


  • See Remarks
  • Sump Pump

Community Features

  • Golf Course
  • Park
  • Playground
  • Public Transit
  • Recreation Center
  • Shopping
  • Marina
  • Place of Worship
  • Beach

Schools near 85 Fairbanks Street, Dartmouth, NS (MLS® 202319738)

Type Name
Elementary SchoolBicentennial School
Middle SchoolBicentennial School
High SchoolBicentennial School
Elementary School (Fr. Imm.)Shannon Park Elementary School
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)Dartmouth South Academy
High School (Fr. Imm.)Dartmouth 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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