Merchant Homes

The Villas at The Slopes feature 16 walk-out bungalow villas designed by renowned architectural design firm, McDowell & Associates. Nestled within large stands of mature aspens, tall pines and weathered poplars, each woodland Villa provides a modern take on traditional Craftsman charm. Their distinctive architectural character balances contemporary style with a suitable touch of rustic elegance.

Merchant’s Villas feature two models on lots of approximately 6,400 sq. ft. Suitably named The Aspen and The Birch, they combine 2,590 and 2,580 sq. ft. of developed space respectfully. The thoughtful floor plans feature 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and fully developed basements. Be among the fortunate few who purchase a Villa at The Slopes – a community that raises luxury living at Sylvan Lake to a higher standard.

About Us

Everything Merchant Homes

Offering 25+ years of experience building and renovating custom homes in the Calgary and surrounding areas, Merchant Homes has been selected as the Exclusive Builder for The Villas at The Slopes of Sylvan Lake.

A signature Merchant home is a story revealed through landscape and personable living spaces. Each project reflects our love of craft applied to home, life and style.

Partner and Director of Construction, Chris MacGregor's extensive work can be seen in prestigious Calgary communities such as Elbow Valley, Pump Hill, Britannia and Elbow Park.

Designed by renowned architectural design firm, McDowell & Associates, Merchant's Villas will provide a modern take on traditional Craftsman charm.

  • PHILOSOPHY

    We strive to make each stage of the building process a rewarding and enjoyable experience. Building a new home should be a joy, not a stress. We achieve this by delivering integrity in materials and construction, competency in craftsmanship and creativity in design.

  • PROCESSES

    We've built all of our processes around simplicity, transparency and common sense. To that end, clients share the knowledge that they have selected a builder who incorporates the very best methods of home design and construction.

  • PARTNERS

    Professionalism and skill are hallmarks of our craftsmen and contractors. We seek out the best in trade; professionals who take pride in the work they do. Like us, they appreciate exceptional quality and will not tolerate sub-standard craftsmanship.

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The Villas

Walk-out Villa Lifestyle

The Aspen
The Birch

The Aspen

Featuring a 12' tall study with full-height windows, The Aspen's front elevation provides a stunning entrance to this thoughtful floor plan. Buyers will fall in love with the quiet, restorative sanctuary that this provides.

  • 2590 SQUARE FEET
    3 BEDROOMS
    2.5 BATHS
Exteriors
Living
Kitchen
Bed & Bath
  • Contemporary Craftsman-style architecture by renowned Canadian architect Al McDowell
  • Semi-detached, villa-style homes with lower level walk-outs
  • Thoughtful, open floor plans
  • Finely crafted exteriors featuring natural stone and extensive fir timber detail
  • Extensive architectural gable detail complete with fir corbels and board & batten gable facing.
  • Gorgeous main floor decks with wrought iron railing and gas hook up
  • Lower level terraces with deck overhang featuring natural wood soffits
  • 2 designer colour schemes
  • 10' to 12' ceilings throughout main floor living spaces
  • 8' solid core interior doors
  • Clean view gas fireplace with cast stone surround in the great room and study
  • 7" wide-plank eco-friendly European Crafted Engineered Hardwood Floors
  • Plush Textured Loop Kraus carpet
  • Laundry/Mudroom with full-sized front-load washer/dryer, sink, countertop and storage cabinets
  • Pre-wired for sound
  • Vacuum and security rough-ins
  • Large European style kitchens with center island
  • Luxurious Quartz countertops
  • Custom maple cabinetry with shaker-style doors
  • Soft-close cabinet doors and drawers
  • Undermount, stainless steel, dual basin sinks
  • Under cabinet lighting
  • Full height pantry unit with roll out shelves
  • In-sink disposal
  • Delta kitchen faucet with pull out spray
  • Full-height tile backsplash
  • Pull out garbage/recycling drawer
  • Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliance package
  • Large, walk-in master closet
  • Double vanity in master ensuite
  • Quartz bathroom countertops
  • Under-mount sinks
  • Under-mount tub with full-slab quartz continuous tub deck
  • Moen Fixtures throughout
  • High-efficiency dual-flush Toto lavatory
  • Porcelain tile surrounds and flooring
  • Separate shower and tub in master ensuite
  • Frameless glass shower doors
  • Heated floors in master ensuite

The Birch

The Birch's front façade features a long covered porch and extensive fir timber detail providing real connection to its natural surroundings. Buyers will enjoy relaxing on long, summer nights; surrounded by the gentle sounds of lakeside energy.

  • 2580 SQUARE FEET
    3 BEDROOMS
    2.5 BATHS
Exteriors
Living
Kitchen
Bed & Bath
  • Contemporary Craftsman-style architecture by renowned Canadian architect Al McDowell
  • Semi-detached, villa-style homes with lower level walk-outs
  • Thoughtful, open floor plans
  • Finely crafted exteriors featuring natural stone and extensive fir timber detail
  • Extensive architectural gable detail complete with fir corbels and board & batten gable facing.
  • Gorgeous main floor decks with wrought iron railing and gas hook up
  • Lower level terraces with deck overhang featuring natural wood soffits
  • 2 designer colour schemes
  • 10' to 12' ceilings throughout main floor living spaces
  • 8' solid core interior doors
  • Clean view gas fireplace with cast stone surround in the great room and study
  • 7" wide-plank eco-friendly European Crafted Engineered Hardwood Floors
  • Plush Textured Loop Kraus carpet
  • Laundry/Mudroom with full-sized front-load washer/dryer, sink, countertop and storage cabinets
  • Pre-wired for sound
  • Vacuum and security rough-ins
  • Large European style kitchens with center island
  • Luxurious Quartz countertops
  • Custom maple cabinetry with shaker-style doors
  • Soft-close cabinet doors and drawers
  • Undermount, stainless steel, dual basin sinks
  • Under cabinet lighting
  • Full height pantry unit with roll out shelves
  • In-sink disposal
  • Delta kitchen faucet with pull out spray
  • Full-height tile backsplash
  • Pull out garbage/recycling drawer
  • Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliance package
  • Large, walk-in master closet
  • Double vanity in master ensuite
  • Quartz bathroom countertops
  • Under-mount sinks
  • Under-mount tub with full-slab quartz continuous tub deck
  • Moen Fixtures throughout
  • High-efficiency dual-flush Toto lavatory
  • Porcelain tile surrounds and flooring
  • Separate shower and tub in master ensuite
  • Frameless glass shower doors
  • Heated floors in master ensuite

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p. 403.245.1000
f. 888.886.7805
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