St. George, Ontario
Outdoor activities, cultural diversity, wonderful restaurants, kayaking, fishing, bike trails and affordable real estate.
St. George Ontario is a small rural community located north of the City of Brantford and is approximately 100 kilometers south west of Toronto. St. George became amalgamated with the County of Brant in 1999 and was formerly called South Dumfries which included Paris, St. George and Glen Morris with a total land area of 46,265 acres (187.23 km2).
St. George is a quaint Village with two storey century homes largely converted to locally owned business and restaurants which range from antique shops, to restaurants and gourmet coffee shops. The older area of the town center is intersected by Highway #6 which leads to Dundas and is conveniently located west of Hamilton and Ancaster. In more recent years, the northern section of St. George has enjoyed growth with new housing and a an increase in population as a result.
During the Fall Season, St. George comes alive for its’ annual Applefest which attracts many visitors and tourists. Local vendors, artisans and businesses present their wares and there are many attractions for the children including rides.
The St. George War Memorial which was dedicated by the Blue Lake and Auburn Women’s Institute stands proudly at the main intersection and was dedicated on August 1, 1926 “In memory of those who fell and in honour of all who served that we might live!”
The surrounding areas of St. George attract a variety of homebuyers including those who appreciate larger properties with Executive style homes. Many of these types of homes line German School Road, Scenic Drive and McLean School Road which are situated north of the Village. A good game of golf can be enjoyed at one of St. George’s two golf courses. The Oaks of St. George is located within the Estate area of German School Road and Brant Valley Golf Course is located on Governor’s Road otherwise known as Highway 99.
Whether you are looking for a historical property, estate residential home, a modern bungalow or raised ranch, lovely St. George offers them all.
AREA SCHOOLS :
St. George Co-Op Nursery School
Glen Morris Public School
Paris District High School
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AREA DAYCARE :
St. George Children's Centre
The Village Play School
AREA SHOPPING :
AREA RESTAURANTS :
The Rustic Mug Cafe
St. George Arms British Pub
La Cantinella Casual Italian Dining
The Brown Dog Coffee Shoppe