Front Porch | Deck
Foyer | Living Room
Foyer | Kitchen
Kitchen - Laundry | Storage Room
Laundry | Storage Room
Primary Bedroom Suite
Primary Bedroom Suite - Door to Deck
Door to Deck
Deck | Backyard
Walk to the Beach
Walk to the Beach
Mins to Downtown Shopping
Area Overview - Parksville
|Floor Plan: CLICK HERE|
|A cute-as-a-button Rancher, a spacious sun-soaked
yard, and a splendid central location!
Retirees and young families alike are sure to fall in love with this generous and lovingly maintained 1614 sqft 3 Bed/2 Bath Rancher on a private and beautifully landscaped .37-acre corner lot. Perfectly located on the ocean side of the highway just 1 1/2 blocks away from beach access, this charming home boasts many windows and a sun tunnel for brightness, a sensible layout that offers room for your family, guests and day to day activities, two decks front and back for your choice of sun or shade, and a gracious southwest-facing backyard reminiscent of a small park!
Retirees will appreciate the extra space for hobbies and visitors, young families will enjoy the convenience of shopping, amenities, transit and both levels of schooling, and everyone will love the easy access to parks, golfing, year-round outdoor activities, and the beach!
You are greeted by an east-facing deck/porch area...a wonderful place to watch the morning sun rise or a shady spot to relax on those warm and sunny afternoons. A front door with a frosted glass inserts and sidelight welcomes you into a foyer with clay tile flooring. To your left is a generously sized Formal Living Room complete with cherry hardwood flooring, a picture window, great wall space for displaying photos and artwork, and a replaced natural gas stove that is waiting to bring a cozy warmth and inviting ambiance to those cooler island evenings.
To the right of the foyer is a large Eat-In Kitchen featuring ample replaced cabinetry with recessed lighting, a delightful sun tunnel, generous counter space, durable tile flooring, room for your dining table, a handy built-in China cabinet, and a door to an extended Laundry/Storage Room with shelving for pantry items and a deep tub sink.
Off the foyer is a hallway hosting a 4 pc Main Bath with a tub/shower combo, a spacious Primary Bedroom Suite sporting a walk-in closet and a 3 pc ensuite with a shower, and 2 additional Bedrooms offering great flex space to suit your needs - whether it be room for the kids, your hobbies or a home-based business, or accommodation for your out-of-town guests.
From the Primary Bedroom Suite, French double doors open to the upper level of a huge sun-soaked deck that is perfectly scaled for outdoor dining and entertaining! Here you will find ample room for your patio furniture and BBQ, as well as an inviting hot tub for relaxing hydrotherapy at the end of the day! The deck looks onto a picturesque and park-like backyard boasting sun-sational southwestern exposure, beautiful garden areas, mature landscaping, and a great lawn area for the youngsters and four-legged family members to explore.
Among the extras features and updates you will find a replaced roof (2015), a tankless hot water on-demand system just 3 years young, updated window coverings in the Kitchen and Living Room, a 10 X 10 ft Garden Shed with power, and a 325 sqft Single Car Garage with space for a workbench. There is also a built-in central vacuum system waiting for a hose and attachments, and a functional security system available, however not currently monitored.
The best feature of all is surely the prime location just beyond the fringe of the downtown core! Just down the street you will find access to Parksville beach where you can enjoy an afternoon picnic or follow the shoreline to the Community Park and take in the fabulous annual events including the Canada Day fireworks and the Beach Festival with its world-famous sandcastle competition!
You are just steps away from the #88 Parksville transit lines that travels past Oceanside Elementary and Ballenas Secondary Schools before connecting to the main #91 Intercity bus for car- free travel between Qualicum Beach and North Nanaimo's massive shopping district.
It's an easy 12 minute stroll to Temple Food Store for those quick pick-ups, and you're within a short drive of Wembley Mall with its huge Save-On- Foods and Canadian Tire Stores, the skating rinks of the Oceanside Place multiplex facility, several fine golf courses, French Creek Marina for some freshly-caught seafood, numerous regional and provincial parks, and the boutique shops of Qualicum Beach's Village Center.
Whether you seek a perfectly located family home or peaceful retirement living with comfort and convenience, this charming home is sure to tick all the boxes! Book your viewing today.
For more information on this Delightful Parksville 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.
|Property Type:||Single Family|
|Heating:||Electric - Baseboard|
|Fireplace:||Natural Gas Stove|
|House size:||1614 sqft|
|Lot Size:||.36 acre|
|Minutes to Downtown Shopping & Amenities|