Family Room Downstairs
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|Developers, investors, and those seeking to start a new life in sunny mid-Vancouver Island will find an unbeatable opportunity here! Listed separately, these two side-by-side companion properties in the heart of downtown Parksville offer the potential to be utilized in so many different ways!
144 Hirst is currently a professionally renovated 3 bed/2 bath home, while 150 Hirst (MLS# 421223) is a 1762 sqft renovated building on a .20 acre lot housing a Vacuum Shop business with an upper-level skylighted office, ample storage space, and separate entrances leading into a large showroom, retail space, and a shop (sub-dividable into 3 separate office spaces). The centrally located lots are close to the bustling 19A Highway and offer great exposure for customers, clients, and tourists alike. Purchase both and live in 144 Hirst while opening your business at 150 Hirst, or generate great extra revenue by renting 144 Hirst out as a residence while leasing 150 Hirst as business space, or combine the two properties and you'll have a fabulous .37 acre development property with flexible C-3 Downtown Commercial/Residential Zoning allowing for the development of a variety of business, service, & residential uses including offices, catering, shops, a hotel, single family residences, or a mixed use commercial/residential structure of up to three stories. The possibilities are endless!
Boasting a light and bright interior that has been completely redone down to studs, 144 Hirst is a cozy and welcoming 2002 sqft 3 bed/2 bath main-level entry home on a sizable .18 acre level lot with a fully-finished lower level and two detached, powered garage/workshops. The 1223 sqft main level hosts a good-sized Living Room with multiple windows and soft inset lighting, while adjacent is a spacious eat-in Kitchen complete with a generous amount of white cabinetry including display cabinets, a large island with additional cabinetry, a pantry closet, easy-care lino flooring, a garborator, instant hot water, and replaced appliances (7-8 years young) including a natural gas stove. The sizable Eating Nook is ideal for your day-to-day meals, or enjoy a delightful outdoor dinner on the generously-sized covered deck looking onto a fenced and south-facing backyard with an outdoor woodstove. Completing the main level: a Master Suite with a large mirrored double closet and a 3 piece ensuite, a second Bedroom also with a mirrored double closet and a handy desk alcove, a 3 pc Main Bath, and conveniently-placed laundry facilities.
The lower level hosts a huge Family Room and a good-sized third Bedroom, a great extension of your living space that could also be used to give your growing teenager their own private space. In addition there's an extended Storage Room with a deep freeze plus additional storage under the stairs. You'll love the superb 954 sqft of combined garage/workshop space!
An extended driveway leads off Hirst to a large detached garage/workshop with 200 amp service in the workshop area, and there's a second detached, heated, and insulated garage/shop with direct access to the back lane...both could be used for commercial purposes if desired.
Among the great extras offered here you'll find an economical heat pump, insulation in the walls and ceiling, thermal windows throughout, a built-in vacuum system with 2 vac pans in the Kitchen, a natural gas hot water heater, screens on all windows, pre-wiring for a security system, and lots of parking for your RV, boat, and all your toys. The central location in the downtown sector can't be beat! You're within a short walk of the three grocery stores, various shopping plazas, amenities and services, eateries, public transit, a community park, as well as Parksvilles boardwalk and sandy beach. The fabulous next chapter of your life starts here, book your viewing today!
For more information on this Superb Central Parksville Opportunity and for all your real estate needs in Qualicum Beach, Parksville, and Nanoose Bay BC call Team Susan Forrest, Royal LePage Parksville Qualicum Beach Realty, the company’s top selling team.
|Property Type:||Single Family|
|House Style:||2 Storey - Main Level Entry|
|Heating:||Electric - Heat Pump|
|Workshop:||2 - Detached & Powered|
|House size:||2002 sqft|
|Lot Size:||.18 acre|
|Minutes to Parksville Amenities|