1761 Old Waterdown Rd; (151 Acres) Aldershot (Burlington, Ontario, CA - L7P 0T2) Built

$30,000,000 CAD
  • Central and eastern fields and forest ravines with residential building complex in foreground.
  • Residential Building complex
  • Main residence is 3600 sq ft, 5 bedroom 3.5 bath home built in 1947.
  • Secondary dwelling is 3 bedroom (1626 sq. ft.) story and half.
  • Property has small 6 stall barn plus a detached garage.
  • Simply spectacular - this property offers the owner a unique, very exclusive private estate setting capable of multiple family residences; yet, still providing significant development investment opportunities in the heart of west Burlington.
  • Private drive to the residential complex. Ideal for those wanting their privacy.
  • Identified as "Burnside" Farm: Burnside in `Old English`phraseology refers to" hillside lands that were burnt to open them for agriculture". The farm ownership goes back to Crown Grants by King George III (1796 ) and George IV in 1827.
  • Aerial from NE looking out over property west, central and eastern sectors to Burlington City Hall, 5 kilometers from the property
  • Aerial from NE looking out over property west, central and eastern sectors to Burlington City Hall, 5 kilometers from the property
  • Panning out over farm - note Burlington Bay and Lake.
  • Photo showing closeness of commercial development 400 meters south of property boundary.
  • Centre of property looking North to Niagara Escarpment.
  • Aerial: looking north from south end up central fields to Niagara Escarpment.
  • Aerial: Southern half of East and Central fields: Note closeness of Burlington's Aldershot development from this properties south border.
  • West arm of central field looking north to escarpment.
  • About 900 feet south of House looking north to home from central field. The property is in the windward lea of the Niagara Escarpment which is about 1000 feet north of this property. Note: height of Niagara Escarpment
  • Looking out over central field (planted in Wheat). Note Hamilton in background just above the trees.
  • Eastern field. Photo taken from NE property corner looking southward towards Bay. Crop is Wheat.
  • Southern portion of east field looking north.
  • The property is sheer beauty and offers the owner and their guests hours of walking, trail riding, atv and other use enjoyment.
  • South west portion of Central field area
  • Central field, west side: About 1500 feet south of north boundary, looking North to residence and Niagara Escarpment. Note this property is not in the NEP.
  • Trimming forest canopy drip lines and opening up old agricultural areas will increase development and farming areas. Note all trees, woods and underwoods are owned by the property owner and are not under authority of the province or municipality.
  • Southern portion of east field area.
  • Centre field: south west portion approx 1000 feet north of property south boundary.
  • Driveway, looking south over the west field along Old Waterdown Rd. This field is currently zoned RNA1-366* for 3/4 acre estate home lots. This field extends about 1500 feet down the property before turning into forest.
  • The property has approx 60 acres of mature forested ravines. Woods are harvested as managed woodlot and are home to myriad numbers of game, wildlife and other life forms.
  • You can get lost hiking through the ravines.
  • Approx 60 acres of forest/ravines and 90 acres open farmed lands. 50 acres identified as development.
  • 152 acres of private, pristine natural beauty with 50 acres Official Plan development identified or zoned. Commercial development to East and South, Residential developments to North and South. New residental (Eagle Heights ) planned for further west along Waterdown Rd.
  • 152 acres surrounded by urban and commercial development in Burlington/ Hamilton. 1 km from "Aldershot GO station" and "403/ Waterdown Rd." Interchange

Right at Home Realty

Steven Burrows Steven Burrows (905) 338-3721 (Office) Request More Info

  • Type: Residential
  • Style: 2 Storey
  • Garage: Double, Attached
  • Size: 3,618 sq. ft.
  • Development Level: Built
  • Lot Size: 3312.57ft x 1998.8ft
  • Year Built: 1949
  • Taxes: $5,906.00 CAD (2022)
  • Basement: Yes, Full


Spectacularly beautiful and exceptional private 151 acre multi residential Estate property. Located below Niagara Escarpment in West Burlington's North Aldershot area, a kilometer from the Aldershot GO Transit Station and 403/Waterdown Road Interchange. It features views south to Burlington Bay and northward to the face of the Niagara Escarpment. Property was settled in 1796 with the Crowns ownership and control authority over the property transferred to private ownership via registered Imperial Land Patents based on the Crown Grants issued by King George III and King George IV (1827). Property is owned Fee Simple subject to Reservations in the Crown Grant. Crown granted ownership rights run with the land by assignment. The Burnside Farm property is very secluded and private. Approximately 80 acres fields, 70 Acre forested ravines with abundant wildlife. Property owner doesn't claim property conservation tax rebates. There are 2 dwellings (circa 1947), small green house, 4 stable barn and workshop garage. Property Development rights protected by grandfathering in Greenbelt plan. Approximately 10 acres fronting onto Old Waterdown Rd zoned RNA1-366 allowing 3/4 acre estate lots. Approximately 40 additional acres are identified for future residential development in OMB agreements with Halton Region. There are no other properties like this in the GTA. The perfect exclusive private property with great development/investment opportunity for your multi generational estate. An Exceptional property for Family Compound. 24 Hours Notice For Viewings. Contact your agent for further details. Contact Me If You Do Not Have A Real Estate Agent.



  • Please review listing and all pictures prior to showings. First showings land & building exteriors only.
  • This is an estate sale & sale is "as is" condition without warranties or representations. Buyers to rely solely on their own due diligence.
  • An information kit has been prepared with extensive background info to assist Buyers in becoming familiar with the property. This Kit can be provided to interested parties after the first viewing.
  • Water Source: Drilled Well, Well. Sewer: Septic.
  • Inclusions: water pump, water treatment, tractor pto water pump in barn. Other Structures: Auxiliary Residences, Greenhouse, Shed, Workshop.
  • Cooling: Window Unit. Heating: Oil, Radiant.


Exterior Finish

  • Concrete Block
  • Shingle
  • Wood


  • Asphalt Shingles


  • Window / Wall Unit


  • Fuel Oil
  • Radiant

Sewer/Water Systems

  • Septic
Information is deemed to be correct but not guaranteed.

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