Live in the heart of Kimberley, BC
Designed for Kimberley’s vibrant culture and strong sense of community, Central & Watkins is an exciting new housing development that features 42 residential units of varying sizes and configurations, including bungalows, three-storey townhomes and rooftop units, as well as eight commercial retail units.
Comfort and Convenience
Located in the heart of downtown Kimberley and adjacent to the bustling Platzl, Central & Watkins puts everything you need within easy, walking distance. Whether it’s shopping, meeting a friend for coffee, going out for dinner or commuting to work, you won’t need long stretches of time to get where you need to go. Schools for children of all ages and post-secondary institutions are close by as well. Plus, access major centres easily through Canadian Rockies International Airport and enjoy easy highway access to Cranbrook and the rest of the Kootenay region.
Nature is a way of life at Central & Watkins. A shared outdoor amenity space is at your doorstep and sidewalks connect the development to Kimberley’s extensive walking and biking paths, as well as playgrounds and sports fields. Additional trails for hiking, fat tire biking and cross-country skiing in the valleys and hillsides are just minutes away, not to mention the powder-laden slopes of Kimberley Alpine Resort. There is so much to discover!
Whether it’s a day on the ski hill or a day at work, arrive home to an inviting neighbourhood, with warm ambiance and all the comforts you need in a space that’s architecturally tuned for your lifestyle.
The vision of Central & Watkins is to continue Kimberley’s sense of mountain place and story, with design elements to complement the natural environment and features that pay homage to the land and community’s multidimensional past.
The vision of Central & Watkins is to embody Kimberley’s sense of close-knit community within a beloved wilderness home where independence and connection are equally valued.
Kimberley is a friendly, vibrant and growing community in the Kootenay region of BC. A robust economy, along with numerous outdoor activities, and a thriving arts and culture scene make it the perfect place for working professionals, couples, families and those looking to transition into retirement.
Facts about Kimberley:
- 15 minutes to the Canadian Rockies International Airport, with connections to Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, and Kelowna
- 25 minutes from the Kootenay hub city of Cranbrook
- Pop: 8,032
- 5th fastest growing municipality in BC at 2.32% from 2017
- Kimberley’s first class amenities include a ski hill, several world class golf courses, a public pool, and miles of trails for mountain biking, hiking, and Nordic skiing.
- 25 minutes from regional hospital