SOLD JUNE 2020
|A lovingly-maintained and nicely updated Nanoose Bay Home full of character and charm in a great location just steps away from the beach...ideal for a couple or a small family looking to escape the hustle-and-bustle of city life!
Resting in a picturesque natural setting of ivy, ferns and towering evergreens you’ll find this super-cute 1382 sqft 3 Bed/2 Bath Character Home on a landscaped .22 acre boasting over $100k in reno’s and updates over the last three years, day-to-day main level living, 940 sqft of sun-sational deck space, parking for your RV or boat, and a fabulous location on Nanoose Bays premier seaside road, Dolphin Drive, just minutes from a golf course, a marina, a network of beautiful walking trails, and within a short drive of Parksville and North Nanaimo for shopping and amenities.
From the moment you first set eyes on this lovely home, you'll know that you've found something very special! The completely-redone main section is where you’ll find the heart of this captivating home: a bright and inviting open plan Kitchen/Living/Dining Room featuring an overheight cathedral ceiling and lots of windows bathing the room in soft natural light while bringing the outdoors inside.
The Living Room offers built-in shelving and a lighted ceiling fan, while the Dining Room sports a french door that opens to a new 30ft x 28ft west-facing Entertainer’s Deck where you’ll find lots of room for your outdoor furniture and BBQ along with sunny southern exposure...perfect for lazy afternoons of relaxation with your favorite cool beverage and romantic sunset dinners! Don't be surprised by the occasional visitor...the area is home to many resident deer, eagles commonly nest in the tall trees, and gulls often soar high above on the warm ocean thermals!
The sizable completely-redone Kitchen features lots of new shaker-style cabinetry and quartz countertop workspace, a new undermount sink, updated light fixtures, and replaced stainless steel appliances including a “Samsung” range and dishwasher, an “LG” microwave, plus a “Maytag” fridge and a “Cuisinart” wine/beverage fridge.
Off the Kitchen is a revamped 4 pc Main Bath with a quartz vanity, a jetted soaker tub/shower combo, as well as updated tiling, taps, wainscoting and lighting. A new addition at the rear of the home hosts a main-floor Master Suite with wainscoting, a walk-thru closet with shelving and storage, and a 4 pc ensuite hosting a quartz vanity with dual undermount sinks, a large glass shower, and a handy laundry closet.
A staircase with a whimsical nautical-rope railing welcomes you to the upper level where you’ll find two generously-sized Bedrooms including one with a door to a large Second Deck boasting fabulous eastern and southern exposure...nicely private from all main living areas and sure to impress your friends and family when they come to visit!
Steps lead down to the backyard where you’ll find a new Shed to store your gardening equipment, a large grassy area for the youngsters and your furry family member to play on, plus an inviting firepit area...the perfect spot to gather with friends and family under the evening stars and enjoy the quiet splendor of nature and the comforting smell of a real wood fire!
Best of all are the amazing updates and renovations...the roof is only 6 years old, the electrical has been updated, a new heating system with a heat pump was added after 2015, and the present owners have added a new septic system (just 2 years young), new carpeting, a new water heater, plus new french doors and windows with updated blinds and window coverings! Oh, and did you spot the “Moose Hoose”?
In addition both the interior and exterior of the home have been repainted, a new driveway leads up to an oversized 271 sqft Single Garage with a new smartphone-connectable garage door, two parking bays have been added at the front and side of the home for your guests and recreational vehicles, and the newly-landscaped yard has seen the addition of a charming rope fence and a new rock retaining wall.
Outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike are sure to adore the superb location - directly across the road is fabulous beach access where you can swim or launch your kayak, it’s an easy 8 minute stroll to Park Place Community Park where you’ll find a lovely pebble beach, and tucked away in the forest behind the home is the Enos Connector Trail of Fairwinds fabulous walking trail system...miles and miles of trails that wind through the pristine forestland around Enos and Dolphin Lakes!
You’re just minutes away from Moorecroft Regional Park with its dog-friendly walking trails leading down to the sea, Fairwinds renowned 18-hole golf course with a clubhouse and restaurant, Schooner Cove Marina (now being developed into a waterfront village with shops and eateries), as well as Red Gap Shopping Center with its Quality Foods grocery store, Cascadia Liquor Store, and much more. In addition you’re within a short drive of Parksville for shopping and amenities, the quaint boutique shops of Qualicum Beach, as well as North Nanaimo’s massive shopping district including Woodgrove Center with over 140 stores and services!
This charming, warm, and unique home awaits your admiration...book your viewing today!
For more information on this Delightful Nanoose Bay Home 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.
|Status:||SOLD JUNE 2020|
|Property Type:||Single Family|
|House Style:||Westcoast Contemporary|
|Heating:||Electric - Heat Pump|
|House size:||1382 sqft|
|Lot Size:||.22 acre|
|20 Mins to Parksville & North Nanaimo|