Northwest Edmonton Real Estate:
Community of Canossa

Located in far Northwest Edmonton, Canossa is a newer neighbourhood established in the early 2000s as part of the larger Castle Downs district. With its quiet cul-de-sacs, green spaces, spacious single-family homes, and convenient amenities, Canossa has become a popular choice for families seeking an ideal place to settle down.

Historically, the community draws inspiration from Canossa Castle, a renowned fortress near Bologna, Italy, dating back to 940 AD, in alignment with the naming convention of the Castle Downs district. 

Canossa Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $461K
Lowest Price $290K
Highest Price $635K
Total Listings 10
Avg. Price/SQFT $302

Community statistics are calculated by Real Estate Webmasters and are for illustration purposes only, accuracy is not guaranteed.

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Canossa Homes: Styles & Pricing

Over 80% of real estate opportunities in Canossa consist of single-family homes, primarily featuring two-storey designs with double front-attached garages. These homes typically offer four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and generous living spaces of over 1,600 square feet. Renovations have been common in the area, with properties receiving modern upgrades like renovated ensuites, kitchens, systems, countertops, cabinetry, and flooring. Duplexes and a few townhomes round out the housing options, providing affordable living spaces with three bedrooms, private yards, and over 1,300 square feet of living space starting at $240,000.

Canossa Amenities & Schools

While Canossa itself has limited businesses to maintain its peaceful atmosphere, residents can easily reach major shopping centers like Newcastle Shopping Centre and Albany Market Square for groceries, medical services, and dining options. Additional shopping and services are accessible through nearby 127th Street and Castle Downs Road, offering convenience for residents.

Canossa offers residents scenic views of agricultural lands to the north and spacious parks like Rapperswill Castle Playground and Elsinore Chambery Park. The community features a centrally located stormwater pond with walking trails for outdoor recreation. Nearby amenities include Beaumaris Lake, Cattail Crossing Golf Club, Grand Trunk Fitness and Leisure Centre, and more, catering to various sports and leisure interests. While Canossa does not have schools within its boundaries, residents have access to nearby public and Catholic schools, daycares, preschools, and non-secular institutions to meet their educational needs.

Canossa Transportation

Located within the Castle Downs district, Canossa enjoys convenient access to major roads like 127th Street, providing direct connections to the Anthony Henday, 153rd Ave, 137th Ave, and Yellowhead Trail. Transit options are available in the area, with several routes operating along 167th Ave and 112th Street, and major transit centres like Castle Downs Transit Centre and Northgate Transit Centre serving the community. The upcoming Metro LRT line extension will further enhance transportation connectivity, with a stop planned along Castle Downs Road and 153rd Ave, just a 5-minute drive south of Canossa.


Canossa stands out as a desirable community in Northwest Edmonton, offering modern housing options, peaceful surroundings, ample amenities, and easy access to transportation networks. With its family-friendly environment and proximity to essential services, Canossa continues to attract residents seeking a comfortable and convenient lifestyle in Edmonton's growing Castle Downs district.

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