Pristine Rainforest / Oceanfront Setting
Located on the South West Coast of Canada’s Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Approx. a one hour drive from historical City of Victoria, and 1 1/2 hours from Victoria International Airport & BC Ferry systems or by Heli-jet & Floatplane service between Victoria and Vancouver or Seattle. Come and escape the snow, humidity, smog and pollution in refreshing clean ocean breezes.
Protected from the Westerlies by Sheringham Point this south facing bay offers a warm inviting micro climate to enjoy outdoor entertaining and relaxation. This is one of the warmest places in the country with little to no snow and is often referred to as "the banana belt of Canada"! Truly a gardeners delight.
The private setting, well off the highway at the end of a dead end road with no thru access offers magnificent ocean and mountain views over the spectacular Juan de Fuca Strait framed by the majestic Olympic Mountains. The Pacific Ocean and secluded mile long beach at your front door presents spectacular ever-changing ocean activity. Facing the shipping lanes to Alaska, view freighters, cruise ships, Swiftsure Racing Yachts, and numerous fishers who come from world over to troll for the mighty salmon; fishing halibut and crab.
Framed by tall cedars The 3,000 sq ft West Coast Home built in 1997 was custom designed and constructed from materials milled from the Douglas Fir and Cedar trees on the property. Features include, 4 bedrooms, wood and gas fireplaces, in-floor heating, 4 French doors onto 1,120 sq ft decks to enjoy outdoor entertaining and the breathtaking ocean views. The design of the home with 2 separate living areas would make an excellent corporate retreat, time share investment, spacious extended family home or as it's present operation as a revenue generating vacation rental.
The 2,119 sq ft Carriage House constructed with Fir beams and cedar siding offers both over–height storage and a private caretakers/nanny suite. Or as a management suite and office for both the Beach House and adjoining 3.2 acre property with cottages also listed for sale. Endless possibilities. The property offers ample flat parking for boats and vehicles.
This superb estate offers the finest in oceanfront properties on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. It is truly a magical place. The views are phenomenal. It is a peaceful, quiet and serene seaside retreat. One of the few remaining very private properties in a magical oceanfront paradise!
Listing information last updated on Jun 7, 2013 12:23 AM