SOLD SEPTEMBER 2023
|Fabulous North Nanaimo Oceanview Home with In-Law
You'll find something for everyone in this outstanding 4084 sqft 5 Bed/4 Bath Contemporary Family Home on a low maintenance .16 acre just minutes away from North Nanaimo shopping and amenities. VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS from almost every Room! This larger-than-life three storey home boasts fantastic panoramic views of the Georgia Strait, several Gulf Islands and the distant mainland mountains. In addition there are skylights and large windows for brightness, two sizable decks and a patio for outdoor living, a huge Triple-Car Garage plus a separate Workshop, and a full 1 Bed/1 Bath Walk-Out Suite for In- Laws, extended family, or an Airbnb!
Special finishing touches include 9-10' overheight ceilings, French doors, elegant crown molding, and three natural gas fireplaces. The superb semi- waterfront location puts you just steps away from beach access and within a short drive of parks, lakes, recreational activities, and all of your daily needs. Lovingly-maintained by the same owners for over two decades, this stunning home is now waiting to begin its next chapter and ready for your personal updates.
After parking on the driveway, steps lead up to a front door with sidelights and transom windows above. From the airy two-storey foyer, a pillared entry welcomes you into a Formal Living Room featuring an overheight ceiling, oversized picture windows framing inspiring views, and a tile-faced natural gas fireplace waiting to offer all the charm, ambiance and comfort of a real wood fire, but without the maintenance!
The spacious Formal Dining Room is elevated above the Living Room to maximize the views and offers an alcove for your china cabinet along with French doors that open to a large south-facing patio looking onto a naturally-landscaped backyard...the perfect spot for your BBQ and a lovely place for outdoor dining and private sun-worshiping.
From the foyer, gleaming hardwood flooring flows into a sizable Gourmet Kitchen offering lots of cupboards with elegant cabinet crown molding, pantry/storage cupboards, a window above the sink allowing the family cook to enjoy views while preparing dinner, and stainless steel appliances that have been replaced in last two years including the fridge, dishwasher, microwave, and bar fridge.
There's also a big island with a five-burner natural gas cooktop and a breakfast bar for those quick snacks, as well as a Nook with additional cabinetry including a computer desk and a wine rack. A sliding glass door opens to a huge glass- railed deck offering an unforgettable wide open view of the Strait of Georgia, Lasqueti and Texada Islands, and the distant BC mainland mountains as a backdrop...simply stunning!
The Kitchen shares a three-sided natural gas fireplace with a big Family Room complete with a built-in entertainment center and sliding glass door access to the back patio. Completing the main level is a generously-sized Bedroom with a double closet and cheater ensuite access to a 3 pc Main Bath with a shower.
A skylighted stairway welcomes you to the 1424 sqft upper level where a landing hosts a large Primary Bedroom Suite with stylish three-piece crown molding, a lighted ceiling fan for airflow while sleeping, and a sizable walk-in closet. A romantic two-sided natural gas fireplace is shared by a 5 pc spa-inspired ensuite with a dual sink vanity, a make-up table, a water closet, a shower, and a separate soaker tub with far-reaching oceanviews framed by dual picture windows.
A sliding glass door opens from the Primary Suite to an enormous upper deck extending along the entire front of the home to an inviting hot tub area where you can enjoy relaxing hydrotherapy and top-of-the-world views! The deck can also be accessed by a sliding glass door from the bright Third Bedroom, and completing the upper level is a Fourth Bedroom, a skylighted 4 pc Upper Bath with a tub/shower combo, and a handy Laundry Room that was originally another Bedroom and could be converted back if needed.
On the lower level of the home you'll find a fully-finished 1 Bed/1 Bath In-Law Suite with its own laundry and exterior access...great accommodations for extended family situations, your adult children, or run your own little Airbnb and generate extra income!
Here you'll find a 3 pc Kitchen with a fridge, stove, microwave, and a stacker washer and dryer, as well as a good-sized Living Room with a closet/desk area, a spacious Bedroom, and a 3 pc Bath with a shower. Completing the layout of the home is a 936 sqft Garage with double and single bays, plus an adjacent Workshop with a built-in workbench and shelving for the home handy-person.
All furnishings in the home are negotiable, and the amazing extra features include a security system, a built-in vacuum, an irrigation system, a forced-air natural gas furnace, energy-friendly thermal windows, and an indispensable 'Dumbwaiter' by the Garage that will transport your groceries directly up to the Kitchen!
The best feature of all is surely the prime location in North Nanaimo perched above the road to to maximize those unforgettable views. Just down the street is Fillinger Waterfront Park with a beautiful beach, as well as Rocky Point Park where locals enjoy fishing for Chinook and Coho salmon. You'll enjoy easy access to Harry Wipper Sports Park, the Walley Creek trails, and numerous beautiful parks including Lost Lake, Cottle Lake, Neck Point, Pipers Lagoon, and Linley Valley.
You're also within a short drive of the massive Woodgrove Center shopping mall and the endless movie theaters, coffee shops, restaurants, and shopping centers of the sprawling North Nanaimo shopping district.
This spectacular Oceanview Home is designed with distinction and the perfect place to hang your heart...don't miss out!
For more information on this Amazing North Nanaimo Oceanview 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 SEPTEMBER 2023|
|Address:||4935 Fillinger Cres|
|Property Type:||Single Family|
|Heating:||Forced Air - Natural Gas|
|Fireplace:||3 - Natural Gas|
|House size:||4084 sqft|
|Lot Size:||.16 acre|
|Short Drive to Shopping & Amenities|