Rare opportunity to own this private estate w/custom home on 3.14 acres of developable land in the city. This West Coast style home has had many updates over the years which is evident throughout from the cabinetry to the finishing's to the design and style of the overall home which offers a total of approx. 4000sqft of living space with 4 beds & 3 baths. The main floor is very inviting w/a spacious kitchen, an abundance of cabinetry, gas cook top/stove, wall oven & sitting area open to the dining room w/sliding glass doors that lead to the balcony w/access to a fire pit & private in ground pool area! Off the dining room is a sunken living room w/vaulted ceilings, wooden beams & brick fireplace. To complete the main floor are 3 beds w/5 pce bath, an elegant master w/a walk in closet w/built ins, and an ensuite with a deep soaker tub & flex room that could be used for a variety of uses. The lower level offers a sizable 1 bed & den 1 bath unauthorized suite w/ an open concept kitchen & living room w/wood fireplace & separate entrance. Currently the owners operate a successful AirBNB in the lower level. To complete this floor is a sizable laundry room w/furnace room w/a state of the art new gas radiant heating system. Separate from the house is an attractive Studio suite w/bathroom & spacious deck which also could be used as an AirBNB. Also separate is a workshop great for the hobbyist. In addition to the large driveway there is a drive that leads to the rear of the property to store all your toys out of sight. Already in place near the back of the property is a 2nd septic field, water & power which could be used for an RV or would allow a 2nd residence to be built without subdivision, great for a multi-generational family. The property is zoned R10 which allows further development of a multifamily project. The house is ideally situated in the location where it would not impede future development. This property has so much to offer & only comes up once in a lifetime!
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo.
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