Welcome To Governor's Brook

Located off of Herring Cove Road, Governor’s Brook is an established residential community featuring a mix of housing types including single family, semi-detached, townhome and multi-family. The community is conveniently located within 15 minutes from Halifax's downtown core. Its access to public transportation routes, neighbourhood amenities, provincial parks and open space makes it an ideal location for young professionals and active families. 

One of the most unique features of the Governor's Brook community is its abundance of open space. The community is surrounded by over 150 acres of natural conservation land. 

Perfect for active lifestyles, the community features direct access to the McIntosh Run Community Trail and is minutes from Long Lake Provincial Park - 2000 hectares of protected land featuring hiking trails, lakes, streams and waterfalls.


  • Central Spryfield Elementary School

  • Rockingstone Heights Junior High School

  • J.L. Ilsley High School


Local Amenities

  • Captain William Spry Community Centre

  • Captain William Spry Public Library 

  • Long Lake Provincial Park

  • Walking distance to schools

  • Nearby shopping, daycares and medical clinics


Phases 7-12

Introducing the newest phases of Governor's Brook. Phases 7-12 offer a variety of new home styles including single family, semi-detached and multi-family units. We are pleased to welcome some of HRM's top home builders to the community including ATN Homes, Amara Developments, Bowers Construction, FH Development Group, Stonewater Homes, Supreme Homes, and Red Fern Builders

*Please note: lots are 100% sold, please visit our builders for more information on their remaining inventory in Governor’s Brook


Phases 3-6

There are still many home options available in the well established Phases 3-6 of the Governor's Brook community. Have your home expertly built by Picket Fence Homes. Choose from a variety of styles including single family, semi-detached and townhomes. Looking to rent in the community? Check out the stylish units in the Alabaster I


Home Builders

Governor's Brook features a mix of house styles to meet any lifestyle and budget. We are very pleased to feature homes by some of HRM's top home builders offering exceptional quality and customer service. 


ATN Homes

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Luxury features are standard in your ATN home: Energuide certification, LUX Warranty, ceiling-height kitchen cabinets with back splash, quartz counters, stainless steel appliances, a tiled master shower, electric fireplace, ductless heat pump, paved driveway and landscaping. It’s simple, and we’re proud: with ATN, what you see is what you get.


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bowers construction


Bowers Construction has become synonymous with high-quality homebuilding, touching a vast range of local areas and price points. Their signature luxe design style simply can’t be compared. A passionate family force, Bowers values the East Coast-centric mentality, deep trust, and their intimate builder/client relationships, above all else. Today that trust shows as more and more of you choose to build Bowers, an insightful choice. 


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Picket Fence Homes

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Picket Fence Homes has been building strong, beautiful homes throughout HRM and beyond for over 15 years. Their quality and commitment to customer service is evident throughout the process and final product.


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Stonewater Homes


Stonewater Homes is committed to building beautiful homes that are energy efficient and provide the best value for our clients. We strive to exceed our clients expectations through exceptional service from every member of the team. 


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amara developments

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Amara brings an innovative and original perspective, with over 50 years of combined construction and international business experience. As a result, they have identified a real need for smart, practical and economical homes – and their premier projects do just that – offering affordable housing with high end and elite amenities that until now, were typically limited to higher end custom homes.

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FH Development Group is a dynamic, family-based company fueled by achievements in residential home construction and community development. FH Development Group has fulfilled the dreams of thousands thanks to their visionary building techniques, use of environmentally friendly materials, and employment of local master craftsmen.



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Red Fern Builders

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Based in Nova Scotia, Red Fern Builders is committed to the construction of high quality homes and expert craftsmanship that will last generations and make your dreams come true. 


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Supreme Homes was established in 1983.  The family owned business has 150 dedicated employees in Tracadie New Brunswick and a dozen independent retailers across the Atlantic provinces and Quebec.  Over the years, more than 2000 families have trusted Supreme Homes to build their dream home.

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Open Houses

Take a tour of these gorgeous model homes built by some of HRM's top home builders and learn more about living in the growing community of Governor's Brook.


FH development group

408 Alabaster Way

  • Sat - 1-4pm

  • Sun - 1-4pm


Picket Fence Homes


Please contact Picket Fence Homes for more info



Titanium Cresent

  • Sat - 2-4pm

  • Sun - 2-4pm


AMAra developments

43 Mica Crescent

  • Sat - 1-4pm

  • Sun - 1-4pm


Bowers construction

264 Alabaster Way

  • Sat - 2-4pm

  • Sun - 2-4pm