SOLD OCTOBER 2021
|Central Parksville Waterfront Home with World-
Fabulously located on one of Parksville’s pristine oceanfront streets you’ll find this bright and very spacious 3612 sqft 3 Bed/3 Bath Main Level Entry Home on an estate-sized .53 acre high-bank waterfront lot boasting two levels of commanding views of the Strait of Georgia, two Gulf Islands, and the distant snow-capped mainland mountains from virtually every room!
The flowing floor plan of generously sized rooms offers day-to-day main level living, the fully finished walk-out lower level is ideal for families, in-law accommodation, or hosting out-of-town guests, and there’s plenty of enjoyable outdoor living space including a huge deck and a staircase leading down to 100 ft of waterfront and a lovely, pebbled beach! Some updating has been done but there’s still room to add your personal touches, and the ideal location in the heart of town puts you within minutes of shopping, amenities, schools, transit, and a wide range of outdoor activities.
Before stepping inside, spend a moment enjoying the sunny southwestern exposure of the large front yard with its commanding trees and natural landscaping for privacy. There’s plenty of room available to add gardens, a gazebo, or whatever your heart desires!
A front door with leaded glass inserts welcomes you into an open foyer with ceramic tile flooring and dual skylights, while graceful, pillared columns define an open plan Living/Dining Room with maple hardwood flooring that’s perfect for entertaining. The Living Room features an over height trayed ceiling with perimeter lighting, a corner bar area for serving refreshments to your guests, and a handsome three-sided natural gas fireplace that can also be enjoyed from the comfortable Dining Room with picture windows on two walls.
French double doors open to a massive glass- railed deck that spans the entire back of the home and offers spectacular sunrise-to-sunset views of the Georgia Strait and Lasqueti and Texada Islands...sure to be your new favorite spot for a quiet morning coffee, an afternoon of relaxation while being entertained by eagles and gulls soaring overhead, or romantic outdoor dining while the setting sun casts a kaleidoscope of color across the landscape!
The deck can also be accessed from the spacious skylight Kitchen where you’ll find ample cabinetry and countertop workspace, a handy prep sink, a built-in wall oven and microwave, durable ceramic tile flooring, a sizable island with a breakfast bar and natural gas cooktop, and an inspiring Nook embraced by triple picture windows. The Kitchen is open to a delightful Family Room featuring maple flooring, great wall space for displaying art, sliding glass door access to the deck, and an inviting natural gas stove waiting to bring warmth and ambiance to those cooler autumn evenings.
A nearby hallway hosts a 2 pc Powder Room and a good-sized Laundry Room with a double closet for storage, cupboards and a sink, and a door that accesses a 631 sqft two-bay Double Garage with high ceilings. Off the foyer you’ll find a cozy Den/Office, and quietly tucked away at the opposite end of the home is your private retreat: a huge main- level Master Suite featuring a large walk-in closet, sliding glass door access to the deck and an inviting hot tub, plus a lovely spa- inspired 5 pc ensuite with a dual sink vanity, glass brickwork, a skylight, a soaker tub and a separate shower.
A curved staircase leads down to the 1406 sqft freshly carpeted lower level where you’ll find a sizable Activity/Rec Room with picture windows, an office area and a sliding glass door to an extended covered patio, as well as two ocean view Bedrooms with patio access plus a 4 pc Bath with a tub/shower combo. A perfect private space for your growing teenagers, or unbeatable accommodation for your guests!
The spacious backyard comes complete with several garden areas, rock work, and ample green space for the youngsters and your furry family member to play on, as well as a long staircase that winds down to a picturesque, pebbled beach with an amazing tidal pool! During the summer months you can stroll along the shoreline into town and take in the annual fireworks display, Parksville’s Beach Festival, and the popular sandcastle competition.
Among the extras and updates you’ll find a newer asphalt shingle roof (2017), a built-in vacuum system, 200 amp electrical, a good-sized crawl space with a cement floor for extra storage, a replaced hot water tank (2013), and an extended driveway offering parking for your visitors, but the best feature of all is surely the unbeatable central location that puts you within minutes of everything you need and so much more!
You’re within a 4-minute drive of Temple Foods Convenience Store for those quick pick-ups, Wembley Mall with its huge Save-On-Foods and Canadian Tire stores, the skating rinks at the Oceanside Place multiplex facility, French Creek Marina where you can buy freshly caught seafood, and French Creek Landing where you’ll find a bakery, a pizzeria and more.
You’re only two blocks away from the #88 Parksville transit line which travels past Oceanside Elementary and Ballenas Secondary Schools and connects to the main #91 Qualicum- Nanaimo Intercity bus, and you’re just minutes away from downtown Parksville, several golf courses, beautiful walking trails, and the quaint Euro-inspired shops of Qualicum Beach’s Village Center.
It’s all here for you...don’t miss this fabulous opportunity to live the island dream, book your viewing today!
For more information on this Incredible Parksville Waterfront 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 OCTOBER 2021|
|Property Type:||Single Family|
|House Style:||Main Level Entry w/Basement|
|Fireplace:||2 - Natural Gas|
|House size:||3612 sqft|
|Lot Size:||.53 acre|
|Minutes to Parksville Shopping & Amenities|