The Queensborough area of New Westminster has proven to continuously increase in popularity in the real estate market. With its access to neighbouring cities and endless availability of parks, education, and entertainment, this area offers many home buyers a unique opportunity to stay connected to urban necessities while raising their families in a suburban location. Pennyfarthing Homes continues to grow their successful portfolio of over 3,500 homes developed with this upcoming boutique collection of townhomes in Queensborough – Channel.
“You can’t beat this area of New Westminster. In addition to waterfront views, you are only blocks away from parks, tennis courts, playgrounds, schools, a community centre, and a library. You’re within minutes to major commuting routes such as Highway 99 and Highway 91 making your drive into Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, and Surrey easy and convenient. And for those who transit, it’s only a 5-minute drive or bus ride to jump on the Skytrain,” Ryan Lalonde, President, MLA Canada.
Edging on a calm stretch of the Fraser River, Channel by Pennyfarthing Homes brings a new way to living in Queensborough. With homes ranging from 1,437 to 1,624 sqft, Channel offers residents a modern townhome experience while elevating the perks of being close to the city. The boutique collection of 16 three bedroom waterfront townhomes delivers plenty of room to grow a family and entertain guests, with state-of-the-art appliances and finishing’s considered throughout each home’s design.
Residents can sail past traffic by taking the Q to Q ferry from the Queensborough boardwalk to the vibrant New Westminster Quay and all of the exciting shops, services and restaurants of Downtown New Westminster. If traveling by car, Queensborough offers quick connection to Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, and Surrey – all within a 30-minute driving radius. SkyTrain access is also conveniently available, with a short bus ride taking residents from Ewen Ave to 22nd Street Station.
Additionally, Queensborough has quickly become a family destination neighbourhood with schools, parks, playgrounds, tennis courts, a recreation centre, a library, and larger homes for new and established families as well as easy access to shops and services just minutes away. Queensborough has established itself as an amazing place to raise your family and an attractive New Westminster neighbourhood.
Scenic and Contemporary Living at Channel
The extensive rooftop patios and contemporary architecture at Channel bring a relaxing home environment to live, work, and entertain guests in while providing plenty of safe spaces for kids to play. Designed by Grimwood Architecture, each townhome offers an expansive cedar rooftop deck, additional patio space or a raised deck for entertaining kids and family members, and commodious natural gas and hose bib connections on the rooftop and main deck or patio that makes it convenient to operate exterior appliances. Friends and family can safely visit by taking advantage of Channel’s visitor parking and bike stalls available. Pets are also welcome, with a connected, fenced-in dog park incorporated into the community’s design, making Channel an excellent place for residents with four-legged friends.
Channel’s well-dressed interiors amplify a modern, relaxing feel within each townhome. A choice of sophisticated dark or refined light colour schemes are available to choose from, allowing residents to match their home environment with their personal design preferences. The interiors by Brittany Gudewell Interior Design, offer residents an exceptionally bright and functional space to call home. Wood window seats are incorporated into every oversized bay window at Channel, making for a great space to read a book or soak up the Fraser River views. And each home’s natural gas fireplace with contemporary concrete surround brings warmth to the interior environment.
Pennyfarthing Homes strove to deliver residents premium-quality finishes and functional spaces throughout each townhome’s design. With 16 three bedroom homes available ranging from 1,437 to 1,624 sqft, Channel is the perfect location for families looking to stay connected and still have plenty of room for growth. Homes at Channel offer double tandem or side-by-side parking that can accommodate 2 full sized vehicles and provide extra space for children’s toys or additional storage within the garage.
Within each gourmet kitchen at Channel, residents can enjoy cooking for family and friends using a range of stainless-steel appliances, including a Wi-Fi-enabled Samsung French door fridge, slide-in Samsung gas range with integrated griddle and convection oven, Energy Star rated Samsung dishwasher, a Panasonic inverter microwave, and a ½ HP garburator. Each kitchen comes with two-toned cabinetry and polished chrome hardware, along with stunning square-edge, white quartz countertops, providing residents with ample preparation space and a sophisticated chef-style feel to their cooking environment at home.
The spa-inspired bathrooms at Channel bring luxury and relaxation to every townhome with thoughtful functionality built in for bath time with children. Residents can choose from a contemporary light or dark cabinetry scheme to pair with the design’s white quartz countertop and undermount sink. In each townhome’s main bathroom, residents can run a safe bubble bath for their children or recharge after a busy week in their beautiful soaker tub, with select units also offering a beautifully designed mosaic wall feature. Embracing serenity has been well thought of throughout each bathroom design, with Grohe rain head showers and frameless ensuite showers with featured mosaic tile niches and optional in-floor heating.
With the combination of contemporary living and convenient connection to neighbouring cities offered at Channel, this upcoming Queensborough community is already a well sought-after gem in the Lower Mainland for growing families. Sales at Channel are starting in August – so don't miss the chance to learn more about this incredible new offering in Queensborough.
Watch the next video on Channel, featuring the esteemed developer, Pennyfarthing Homes, and their success story: