3000 sq. ft house in very desirable York Rd. area south of Campbell River. The property sits mid-way between Campbell River (20 min drive) and Courtenay (25 min drive), it is also 20 minutes to the base of Mt. Washington (incredible winter skiing and summer mountain biking) and 3 min drive to Stories Beach long warm sandy beaches for sun-bathing, kayaking and paddle-boarding.
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The house sits on a 4.96-acre piece of property which has been semi-cleared. The rear half of the property is fenced and cross-fenced for your choice of livestock if desired. Behind the last fence line is an approx. 60’ deep buffer from an unused rear road allowance creating complete privacy on all sides.
There is a 1000 sq ft heated (gas forced air furnace) 3 bay shop attached to the home along with a carport under the covered deck. The 2-storey home has 5 bedrooms, large updated country kitchen, 2 bathrooms (one fully renovated with heated tile floors). The basement has a large family room and is still partially unfinished for you to turn into an in-law suite, home office, more family space or bed and breakfast.
Most of the upper floor is hardwood floors, the entire home has had new vinyl frame windows replaced within the last 5 years and attic insulation upgraded to R50. The house is very energy efficient with all gas appliances, including high efficiency gas furnace a gas fire place in the large living room, gas hoy water and gas range. Off the kitchen is 12’ x 24’ covered deck for year-round barbecuing and entertaining overlooking a park-like rear yard with custom built cedar greenhouse, fenced off garden area, horseshoe pitch and plenty of room to run around.
The yard has lots of lawn, plus a large chicken coop, mature firs, cedars, maples, beautiful grove of pussy willows and other assorted trees. Many of the mature trees sit on first growth nursery stumps that are survivors of the early 1940’s Great Fire.
This property is in the Strathcona Regional District and is zoned CR4 and is on city water and private septic and is zoned for a second home! Imagine the possibilities for this gorgeous piece of property? The potential benefits are endless and must be seen in person to see the true beauty and prospects for this one of a kind piece of property.