Timberlea Overview

The St. Margaret’s Bay Road is the primary route into Timberlea and is among the oldest roads in Nova Scotia. Timberlea itself however, has a variety of older and newer subdivisions to choose from.

Timberlea is located about 15 to 20 minutes from the downtown core. There is limited shopping in Timberlea itself but residents do the majority of their shopping, entertaining, and dining in The Bayer’s Lake Retail/Business Park, only 5 minutes away.

Homes in Timberlea tend to be smaller and are often considered starter homes; they can be very affordable. It is a community with a lot of young families.

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Timberlea Highlights

Since there is limited shopping in the area, most residents of Timberlea shops in two primary locations:

Bayer’s Lake Retail Park: This park is one of Metro’s primary shopping, entertainment,   and dining destinations. Large open air shopping malls and large stand alone chain stores abound. 17 stadium style theatres are located here along with an IMAX, a dozen family style restaurants, Chapters, Outlet stores, etc.

Clayton Park Shopping District: Primarily a personal shopping area, such commodities as banking, groceries, videos, pharmacies, bakeries, etc, can be found here.

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