All Posts in Tag: neighbourhood

Manotick

Manotick Manotick Straddling the Ottawa river with an island in-between, Manotick has earned a reputation in Ottawa as one of the most desirable areas to live in. When you visit, it's not hard to understand why. Manotick has a rich history dating back to the 1830's when it was originally settled. By the 1850's, the... Read More

North Gower

North Gower North Gower North Gower is a small rural village located 20 minutes south of Ottawa on HWY 416 off of Roger Stevens Drive. The village is located 15 minutes south of Kanata and Nepean, and about 15 minutes west of Manotick. Established in 1846, the village was situated along Stevens Creek and about... Read More

Dunrobin

Dunrobin Dunrobin Dunrobin is a community just north of Kanata and about 35 minutes from Ottawa's downtown core. It is located between the Carp escarpment and the Otttawa River and faces the Gatineau hills on the Quebec side. The area was first settled in the 19th century and was directly between the West Carleton Township... Read More

Richmond

Richmond Richmond Located just a short 10-minute drive from Kanata, Richmond has roots as a military settlement dating back to 1818. The small rural community eventually amalgamated to become a part of the City of Ottawa in 2001, which is how it remains today. It's deep military roots can be observed all over the town... Read More