301 Buffalo Street, Banff | Canada - Alberta


Listed by Christopher Vincent (403.707.8048) and Laura Wright (403.679.1702)

An oasis along the Bow River in Banff; once a generation a home of this significance becomes available in Canada’s first national park.

Property Details

  • Asking Price: $5,911,000
  • Lot Size: 16,221.21 sq.ft.
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Baths: 6+1
  • Parking: 6 spaces

The grandeur of the Canadian Rockies is embodied throughout this private mountain estate; showcasing materials and craftsmanship sourced both locally and globally. Upon entering through the private gates, you are drawn through the front entry to the open great room and luxurious kitchen. Centerpiece to the kitchen is the stunning LaCornue gas range. The main living space of the home looks out to the landscaped gardens to the river and to the mountains beyond. Meticulously remodelled since 2013 this home was originally designed in 1946 by John Carl Warnecke; designer of the JFK eternal flame gravesite in Arlington National Cemetery. The site is where Tom Wilson, credited as the first white explorer to see Lake Louise, had his homestead. A home for living and entertaining with over 8,000 sqft of living space; six bedrooms, six bathrooms, games room, golf simulator, gym, sitting rooms, gallery space and a triple car garage a space for gathering has been created just steps to Banff Avenue. Privacy is ensured by the bespoke rundlestone fence, landscaping and positioning of the lot. An opportunity that is rarely presented to own a piece of history in one of Canada’s most special places.


  • 2 fireplaces
  • backyard
  • central air
  • eat-in kitchen
  • heated floors
  • walk-in closet
  • 3+ car garage
  • finished basement
  • ensuite bathroom
  • granite counters
  • laundry
  • privacy fence
  • river view
  • security system
  • billiards room
  • den
  • exercise room
  • hardwood floors
  • in-home fitness
  • marble countertops
  • outdoor kitchen
  • professional grade appliances
  • storage

Room Dimensions

Kitchen 20×17.3 ft (6.1×5.3 m) Main
Dining room 20×14 ft (6.1×4.3 m) Main
Living room 18.8×18.7 ft (5.7×5.7 m) Lower
Den 8.6×7.8 ft (2.6×2.4 m) Lower
Laundry room 16.1×10.7 ft (4.9×3.3 m) Main
Master bedroom 16.8×16.4 ft (5.1×5 m) Upper
Bedroom 1 11×10.8 ft (3.4×3.3 m) Upper
Bedroom 2 14.2×11.2 ft (4.3×3.4 m) Upper
Bedroom 3 13.3×12.2 ft (4×3.7 m) Upper
Bedroom 4 14.2×10 ft (4.3×3.1 m) Upper
Other 28.1×5.6 ft (8.6×1.7 m) Upper
Living room 2 18.8×18.7 ft (5.7×5.7 m) Lower
Bedroom 5 9.6×9.3 ft (2.9×2.8 m) Lower
Den 2 8.6×7.8 ft (2.6×2.4 m) Lower
Storage 12.6×10.9 ft (3.8×3.3 m) Lower
Family room 23.1×22.4 ft (7×6.8 m) Lower
Home office 16.9×8.6 ft (5.2×2.6 m) Lower
Playroom 19.8×13.5 ft (6×4.1 m) Lower
Other 2 15.9×11.9 ft (4.9×3.6 m) Lower
Utility 11×8 ft (3.4×2.4 m) Lower
Recreation room 23×8.2 ft (7×2.5 m) Lower
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