Five Would-Be Awesome Halloween Houses for Sale in Vancouver

October 26, 2016

With Halloween just around the corner, we’ve found five storied historical homes perfect for spooky decorating hocus pocus. While on an ordinary day these homes are anything but frightful, in the spirit of Halloween, we can just imagine what they might look like enchanted for the trick-or-treaters. Black cats and broomsticks not included.

Click through the links below to see the full listings and photo galleries of each of these magnificent homes.

As these properties are sold, the online listings may no longer be available.


Eight-bedroom, five-bathroom house


5,793 square feet

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Imagine hanging cobwebs off this imposing 1928 Shaughnessy home. The original 5,793-square-foot Tudor home has barely been touched over the years and surely has some tales to tell. The house sits on a private 123-by-170-foot lot, on a corner for maximum trick-or-treaters.

Here's what it really looks like... Gorgeous!

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Five-bedroom, three-bathroom house

2,534 square feet

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This 1926 house is on a street filled with historical homes. Ninety years later, the house still boasts many character features, such as unique curved doorways, and hardwood and fir floors. Its location half a block from a park is perfect for October 31 fireworks.

Even without the PhotoShop filters, it's perfect for pumpkins!

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Eight-bedroom, eight-bathroom house

8,895 square feet

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This vast, 104-year-old Shaughnessy mansion has a Heritage A designation. We doubt if there are any skeletons in this home’s closets after a complete restoration that’s kept all its heritage features intact, including the original leaded windows to take in the parade of costumes on Halloween night. 

We think this mansion is stunning with or without decorations...

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Seven-bedroom, three-bathroom house

2,759 square feet

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This 1930’s character homes hides a secret  – a fully updated and totally gorgeous interior. Coved ceilings, in-laid oak floors and a light-filled dining room are just a few of the features that trick-or-treaters might peek on Halloween night. The granite countertops in the completely updated gourmet kitchen are the perfect spot for little goblins to count their candy haul.

And here's the charming exterior in the daylight...

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Five-bedroom, three-bathroom house

3,045 square feet

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The famous Dunbar haunted house may not be operating any longer, but this 1931 Dunbar home offers a fantastic setting for lining up jack-o-lanterns on Halloween night. Well-cared for, the home is just a short stroll to the shops on the Dunbar, should you run out of treats on the big night.

It's even lovelier in the spring (minus the fake ghost)...

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